Diversity Meet Up
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Career Connections Center and
Reitz Union Grand Ballrooom
4:30 p.m. – 8 p.m.
What Will I Experience?
This event will help you discover what employers are really looking for over refreshments and light networking. The Diversity Meet Up offers a far less formal setting than Career Showcase where you can boost your confidence and your brand while learning about employers and their organizations, including their full-time and internship opportunities.
This event is open to students from diverse and underrepresented populations including: Veterans, LGBTQA+, Students with Disabilities, Ethnic Minorities, and Women in STEM. RSVP below.
4:00 p.m. | Student Check-In Begins
4:30 – 5:30 p.m. | Career Connections Center: Networking Tips Workshop and Practice Session – Need some help making that first impression? Join us to learn strategies to better communicate your story to employers, with time for feedback and practice.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. | Career Connections Center: Employer Panels – Hear from employers as they discuss topics such as diversity initiatives in their companies, how to communicate your experience in an interview, finding an inclusive workplace, and more.
6:30 – 8:00 p.m. | Reitz Union Grand Ballroom: Open Networking Mixer – This is the real deal. Connect with employers looking for diverse talent – JUST LIKE YOU!