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Eighth annual IU Northwest Job Fair set for March 25

Banks, healthcare providers and law enforcement agencies among the participants lined up for this year’s event

Need a job? Come to Indiana University Northwest on March 25 and learn about all of the companies in Northwest Indiana that are still hiring!

In these tough economic times, the Office of Career Services at IU Northwest is pleased to host the university’s eighth annual career fair on Wednesday, March 25, from 9:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. in the Savannah Center Gymnasium, located in the southeast corner of the main campus parking lot at 33rd Avenue and Broadway in Gary, Ind. This event is free and open to the public, and more than 40 employers will be represented there. Participating companies and organizations include healthcare providers, law enforcement agencies, non-profit organizations, and municipalities, among others.

The employer list includes: American Quality Schools; Arc Bridges; Boyd Gaming – Blue Chip Casino & Hotel; Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest Indiana, Inc.; Community Healthcare System; Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); First Bank of Hegewisch; First Midwest Bank; First Steps; Franciscan Communities -- St. Anthony Campus; Girl Scouts of Greater Chicago & Northwest Indiana; Golden Living of Valparaiso; Hamilton Center, Inc.; Horseshoe Casino Hammond; Indiana Wesleyan University; Lake County Juvenile Court; McShane’s Inc.; Methodist Hospitals; Metropolitan Oasis CDC; Opportunity Enterprises; Paragon Rehabilitation; Peoples Bank; City of Peoria, Ill.; Portage Police Department; Porter County Sheriff’s Department; Regency Hospital; Sisters of Saint Francis Health Services, Inc.; South Shore Health & Rehabilitation; Speedway SuperAmerica, LLC; Staff Source; Strack and Van Til/Ultra Foods; Standard Bank & Trust Co.; State Farm; State Farm – Kimberly Kiefer; Swanson Center; T-Mobile; TCF Bank; The Caring Place, Inc.; Tradewinds Rehabilitation Center; U.S. Marine Corps Officer Programs; U.S. Probation & Pretrial Services; and Verizon Wireless.

Anyone who is looking for a job or is interested in seeing what opportunities are available in Northwest Indiana is invited to visit IU Northwest on March 25 to find the right job opportunity with the right company or organization. While they are here, visitors are also encouraged to find out about the many educational opportunities that are available at IU Northwest, both for traditional and continuing-education students.

For more information on the upcoming job fair, contact the Office of Career Services at (219) 980-6650. Or, visit the Web at



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