The University of Iowa
The University of Iowa News Services Home News Releases UI in the News Subscribe to UI News Contact Us


100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0011; fax (319) 384-0024

Release: Immediate

Employment opportunities available for UI students and alumni

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Alumni Association's Golden Circle Iowa Club will sponsor the Des Moines Area Career Fair Saturday, Jan. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Des Moines Convention Center.

Sponsored in cooperation with the Business and Liberal Arts Placement Office and Career Development Services, the fair will feature more than 30 employers with central Iowa ties in search of UI students and alumni to fill full, part-time, permanent and temporary internships. Some of the fields represented include business, government, not-for-profit agencies, health care, finance, retail sales and information processing.

Des Moines residents Bob Mitchell and Jan Burch are co-chairs of the first-time event .

For more information, contact the UI Alumni Association at 319-335-3294 or
1-800-IOWALUM (469-2586).

The following employers will attend the career fair:

Accountemps Kelly Services
ALLIED Group Link Associates
AmerUs Group Manpower
August Home Publishing Company Massachusetts Mutual Life Ins. Co.
Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP Mercy Hospital Medical Center
Berry Bearing Company Northwestern Mutual Life
Briggs Corporation Norwest Card Services
Communication Data Services, Inc. Norwest Financial, Inc.
CT Farm & Country Norwest Mortgage, Inc.
Denman & Company, L.L.P. Office Team
Des Moines Marriott Olsten Staffing Services
Eaton Corporation Orchard Place
EMC Insurance Companies The Principal Financial Group
Enterprise Rent-A-Car RHI Consulting
Equitable of Iowa Companies Ruan Transportation Management Systems
Firstar Bank Iowa Sears Regional Credit Card Operations Ctr.
Iowa Department of Personnel Security Bank
ITA Group Solutech, Inc.
John Deere Credit Target Stores
John Hancock Financial Services TMC Transportation