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WIU Macomb, QCs Campus to Offer Career Fairs

September 15, 2021

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MACOMB/MOLINE – Western Illinois University will host an in-person and virtual All Major Career and Internship Fair on the Macomb campus Tuesday, Oct. 5, and a virtual career fair for the Quad Cities campus Wednesday, Sept. 29.

The virtual Macomb event will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. on the Handshake platform and in person, from 1-4 p.m., in the University Union Grand Ballroom. The Quad Cities event will also be held at on the Handshake platform, from noon-3 p.m.

All events are open to all current WIU students and alumni, as well as other regional college and university students.

Participants can register in advance on Handshake at, and sign up for virtual one-on-one sessions and 30-minute group meetings, and explore the more than 100 organizations who will be in attendance at both events.

Local and regional employers will be represented, offering internships and part- and full-time positions in business, government, healthcare, manufacturing, non-profits, science and social services.

Organizations can still register to recruit at the event through their employer account on Handshake.

Questions can be directed to

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