CALS Professional Development Events Calendar

Event Descriptions

Alumni Stories Series

Not sure what your options are after graduation? Join us once a month to hear alumni and other professionals talk about their career paths and other options in their industries. No registration is required for this event.

Employer Showcase

Information session where students learn of opportunities in various CALS related organizations; chance to meet with employers during dinner which immediately follows the showcase.

Speed Networking

Think "speed dating" with a professional twist. Come speak with professionals in your area of interest, but do it quick!  You will rotate through six professionals and have a chance to mingle at the reception afterward.

Career Expo

October 23, 2014
The Expo hosts a multitude of organizations, including corporations, non-profits, government agencies, and professional schools. Each organization will have a booth for students to learn about career opportunities and meet representatives.


Fall 2014
A series of professional development workshops offered by the University Career Development Center (CDC).  This program gives students a huge edge in a competitive job market. You will learn what's needed in a resume', interview tips, and how to find the career that's right for you.

Graduate Student Professional Development Workshop

October 7-9, 2015
This 3-day Fall break workshop provides advanced graduate students with professional skills and experiences beyond those normally obtained during their formal academic training. Students are nominated by their department heads to attend.

Have an idea for a new event? Share it with us through email, Facebook, or stop by the office. We're always looking for new ways to serve students.