Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications

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Northwestern Career Advancement

Matthew Formica, M.S. Assistant Director, Student Career Advising 

Matthew works with Medill students who need assistance with job/internship searching, researching industries, preparing resumes and cover letters, interview preparation, networking skills, and negotiating offers.

Christina Siders, M.A., LCPC Senior Assistant Director

Christina works with Medill students who need assistance with developing a career plan, researching and exploring career paths, taking career assessments, navigating the career-decision making process, applying to graduate or professional school, and deciding on an academic major.

Schedule an appointment with Matthew or Christina through CareerCat

Medill Career Services

In addition to NCA, Medill students and alumni receive career support and guidance from Medill Career Services, located in Fisk Hall.  Medill Career Services offers individual career coaching, workshops, career fairs and job/internship search resources.  In addition, Medill Career Services manages MEDILLINK, a database of jobs and internships created exclusively for Medill students and alumni.  

Additional Medill Career-Related Resources

  • Medill Fellowship Program Three stipends provided to deserving undergraduate and/or graduate level Medill students doing unpaid journalism-related internships during the summer.