University of Illinois Springfield and Lincoln Land Community College are holding a Career Connections Expo on Thursday, Feb. 6. Students and alumni from the hosting institutions as well as community members are invited to attend the free event to explore career opportunities and network with participating employers.

The Expo will take place from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at The Recreation and Athletic Center (TRAC) on the UIS campus. The Expo is designed to help attendees make professional connections, find jobs and internships and explore career paths. Representatives from more than 100 organizations are expected to be on hand.

Business-casual attire is strongly encouraged and participants should bring copies of their resume to the Expo. Additional information is available online at