CareerFEST Tent. Stop for the food. Stay for the experience.
2017 Schedule of Events:
Aug 31st End Zone Fan Fest
First year students, join us at Sherman Field for the first game during 0-week! Enter to win a 43" TV in our Student Promotional Give-a-way and watch Husky football from the end zone. Enjoy snacks while they last!
Free for students with Tech ID
End Zone Fan Fest 6:30 pm
Sept 5th Inside Scoop
Ice cream and Career Services event info | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 7th Automotive Day
Automotive manufacturing and supply companies | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 11th - 15th Handshake Genius Bar
Set up your Handshake profile| 10a - 5p | Admin 220- Career Services Office
Sept 12th Materials Day
Foundry, steel, plastics, biomaterials, and ceramics companies | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 13th Enterprise Day
Sept 15th Energy Day
Electric, petroleum and alternative energy companies |11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 18th RU Ready?
One-stop, career fair prep shop | Resumes, interviews, introductions, name tags & more! | 11a - 2p | MUB Ballroom
Sept 19th Manufacturing Day
Robotics & controls, construction and building design, and advanced manufacturing companies | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 20th Steel Day
Steel production and supply companies | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 21st & Sept 22nd Mock Interviews
By appointment only. Sign-up for an interview slot with an industry or campus professional | 8a - 4p | Admin 220
Sept 21st & 22nd Student Development with PCA
Student Development Days with Presidential Council of Alumnae (PCA) | September 21st 12p-2p, September 22nd 8a-11a |
Sept 22nd & Sept 25th Resume Blitz
Bring your resume for a quick review by an industry or campus professional | 11a - 2p |MUB Commons
Sept 23rd The Robots are Coming!
Martin Ford, author of Rise of the Robots, talks about AI and its impact on your future | 7:30 pm | Rozsa
Sept 25th Business Careers Day
Companies highlighting finance, accounting, marketing, supply chain, information technology and economics opportunities | 11a - 2p | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 26th Career Fair Cookout
Same recruiters as Career Fair with a different feel. Take the stress out of meeting corporate reps. Breathe easy in a casual environment with free food, music and mingling.
| 11a-2pm | CareerFEST Tent
Sept 26th Alliance of Computing, Information & Automation (ACIA) Mixer
Watch for your email invitation to meet with corporate reps from the ACIA | 4-6p | Rozsa Lobby
Sept 27th Career Fair First-timers Tour
Let us show you around | 1p, 2p, 3p, 4p | SDC Main Entrance
Oct 3rd Railroad Night XIII
Take part in Railroad Night and meet company reps from the rail industry. Registration is required. | 5p-8:30p | MUB Ballroom
Oct 4th Rail Day
Meet the representatives of the rail industry at Rail Day Expo. For more information, visit the Rail Day website | 11a-4p | CareerFEST Tent
Visit Handshake for more information.
***EMPLOYERS: Contact Sharon Attaway at firstname.lastname@example.org for event registration information. Engage. Encourage. Educate.
Career Fair Sept 27th 12pm-5pm
Career Fair is the focal point of CareerFEST. Be ready to meet company representatives who can give you an internship, co-op, or full-time position by going through our Career Fair Prep steps.