Philip Merrill College 2015 Career Fair

2015 Philip Merrill College Career Fair is ON!

Dozens of recruiters from all types of media from around the country made the last career fair a spectacular success. Some students won internships immediately, others got jobs, everyone got great advice.

This year, we'd like to make it even better!

Recruiters may join us by registering on or before Oct. 14, 2015, to secure a table in the Grand Ballroom of the Stamp Student Union. Organizations may use the Eventbrite button below to pay by credit card. You may also pay by check payable to the University of Maryland using the downloadable electronic registration form and mailed to the address on the form.


Eventbrite - Philip Merrill College Career Fair


Why is the Merrill Career Fair so successful? The fair attracts dozens of recruiters and media professionals, along with hundreds of journalism students, who used this as a vehicle for landing spring and summer internships.

The annual fair is only open to current Merrill College of Journalism students, journalism college faculty and alumni.

The following media organizations typically send recruiters: USA TodayThomson Reuters news service, McClatchy-Tribune Information Services, NBC TV, WUSA9 TV, WJZ TV, WTOP Radio, The Baltimore Sun, The CapitalThe Institute on Political Journalism, WNEW Radio, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and Atlantic Media.

A representative from the university's Career Center is usually on hand to offer advice and resume tips.

In addition, our alumni lead panels on careers, including in sports journalism and in multiplatform journalism. 



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