Northern Illinois University

NIU Office of Public Affairs

News Release

Contact: Barbara Kaufmann, NIU Career Services
(815) 753-1645

February 21, 2006

NIU Career Services to host
annual Mid-America Educators' Job Fair

DeKalb Northern Illinois University Career Services will host the 21st Annual Mid-America Educators' Job Fair from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 27.

Approximately 150 school districts participate each spring in the job fair, which is open to NIU students and alumni as well as to job candidates from other universities.

The event is held in the NIU Convocation Center on Route 38. There are no fees and no pre-registration.

Before the fair, job seekers should check the online listing of school districts attending to learn what positions are open. Visit online for that information and to print a copy to bring to the fair.

Candidates also are encouraged to carry plenty of resumes. No copy machine is available the day of the fair.

For more information, contact Barbara Kaufmann at (815) 753-1645 or via e-mail at or visit

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