Industry-Focused Job and Internship Fairs Preparation Tips!

The Spring 2024 Industry-Focused Job and Internship Fairs are approaching! Here are some tips to have a successful experience:

  1. Mark your calendar for the fair(s) you want to attend and register on Handshake!
    1. Business Fair- February 21st 10am-3pm in the CC Ballroom/Assembly Hall
    2. Government and Non-Profit Fair- March 6th 10am-3pm in the CC Ballroom/Assembly Hall
    3. Technology and Science- March 13th 10am-3pm in the ETEC Building Lobby
  1. Visit Purple Threads on campus for free professional clothing!
  1. Have your resume reviewed before the fair by a Peer Career Advisor to stand out to employers!   Drop-in hours are: Monday/Wednesday: 11:00 am- 4:00 pm, Tuesday/Thursday 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, and Friday 12:00 pm- 2:00 pm.
  1. Attend a professional development opportunity on job/internship fair day!
    1. Business Fair Backstage Pass: Career Fair Prep Workshop – February 21st from 10am-11am- Register Here!
    2. Government and Non-Profit Fair Backstage Pass: Career Fair Prep Workshop – March 6th from 10am-11am- Register Here!
    3. Technology and Science Fair: SEMI Professional Development Seminar – Intro to Semiconductors- March 13th from 10am-11am- Register Here!

By Sarah Gelfand
Sarah Gelfand Assistant Director of Career Education