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UNI to host Overseas Recruiting Fair

January 29, 2013

Tracey Godon, senior assitant director, UNI Career Services, 319-273-6857,

Stacey Christensen, Office of University Relations, 319-273-6728,

CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's Overseas Placement for Educators, a program of UNI Career Services, will host the 37th annual Overseas Recruiting Fair Feb. 1 through Feb. 3, at the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center in Waterloo, Iowa. The fair will host more than 200 recruiters from 132 schools worldwide. More than 700 educators are expected to attend the event.

The fair is the oldest international education recruitment event in the world. Traditionally, more than 1,000 jobs are posted at the event, with many schools offering contracts on site. Since the event's creation in 1976, 26,000 educators have used this overseas placement service.

For more information, visit or contact Tracey Godon, senior assistant director, UNI Career Services, at 319-273-6857 or