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Career Services events, workshops, career fairs, and MORE!

Find upcoming Internship Workshops and Practicum Seminars here:

Student Internship Workshops Employer Internship Workshops Student Practicum Seminars

Non-DU students; other college students, prospective students, community members, faculty and staff - who are not Employers - that do not have a Handshake account are invited to REGISTER for any of our events HERE: tinyurl.com/DuCareerEvent

MARCH EVENTS 2022

March 

22

11am - 1pm

Career Success & Professional Headshot Day: Warren

Students will:
Get professional photos for their LinkedIn and Handshake profiles

Get insight on:
Effectively update professional profiles & resumes
Practice interview skills & personal pitches
Get insights on how to execute an effective job search strategy.

Students:Register to attend here!

Contact Paul Jones: paul.jones@davenport.edu

March 

22

6pm - 7:30pm

Virtual Supply Chain Forum

Learn from industry experts about all of the career opportunities in logistics, production management, sourcing, and more in this Q&A and virtual 1:1 tables 

All Handshake Student Users: Register Here

All Public Guests: Register Here

or Contact: Genevieve Steffes: gsteffes@davenport.edu

March 

23

6-7:30 pm 

 

Allied Health Forum 

Hear and learn from employers who hire HIT | HIM | MCM | MA programs about the dynamic opportunities in the market today and how to become prepared for these careers within your program.

All Handshake Student Users: Regerster Here

All Public Guests: Register Here

 or Contact Cindy Whittum: cindy.whittum@davenport.edu

March 

25

12-1:30 pm

Virtual Biological and Laboratory Science Forum

Students hear from professional Bio-Lab Scientists in the field across multiple industry sectors about their careers and how to get there. 

All Handshake Studet Users: Register Here

All Public Guests: Register Here

or Contact Matt Krevda: mkrevda@davenport.edu

 

March

2022

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

APRIL EVENTS 2022

April

2022

DU Grads receive LIFE-LONG Career Services!

Find Career and Summer Job search support at 
davenport.joinhandshake.com

April

2022

 

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

May EVENTS 2022

 

May

2022

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

SUMMER EVENTS  JUNE | JULY

Summer 

2022

Off-Campus Community Service Work Study Jobs

Offer Currently Enrolled Students GREAT Experiences & Future InternshipsAre you looking for a summer job that can last until you graduate with up to 20 hrs. per week?

If so, search & apply TODAY!: jobs.davenport.edu > select Students

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Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

AUGUST EVENTS 2022

August

Week 1 
Summer 2022

Do Course Prep Now with Career Services

Many courses including ACES100 require a resume, cover letter, mock interview, assessment, and other career-related activities.

Schedule an appointment with career services and get ahead of those assignments now! davenport.joinhandshake.com

August

2022

Internship Games

Get prepared for your internship while answering key internship trivia questions and earning prizes!

Register here

August

Week 2 Summer 2022

Apply for Off-Campus Community Service Work-Study

Offers Currently Enrolled Students Excellent Experience & Internships
If so, search & apply here: jobs.davenport.edu > select Students

August

Week 3 Summer 2022

Do Your Assessment Now

Get insights into your career & professional Interests, Values, Workplace Preferences, and more: davenport.pathwayU.com
This assessment will support your ACES100 required coursework

August

 2022

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

September EVENTS 2022

September

2022

Panther Palooza

Get in the groove of living and being on campus at the official kick-off of the school year! This is a great opportunity to meet new people, catch up with old friends, and learn about involvement opportunities on campus and in the community.

September

2022

Accounting & Finance Career Fair

Meet dozens of key hiring employers who are specifically seeking DU student accounting and finance talent!

 

September

2022

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

OCTOBER EVENTS 2022

October

2022

 

We Build Character | Tech Mentor Event

Meet technology managers and learn what it takes from them to be successful in technology across all industries in this day-long event where students will participate in resume review, interview skills, keynote information, breakfast, and lunch while meeting hiring managers from key corporations across MI.

October 

2022

 

West Michigan Virtual Fall Internship & Career Fair 

Need a winter internship? Maybe one for Spring / Summer? Be here and learn how to get one.

October 

2022

Dow Cyber Seruity Speaker Forum & QA Session 

Join Davenport University and Dow for a discussion on Dow’s cyber department, including the cyber ops center, current trends in cybersecurity, best practices and career opportunities. 

 

October 

2022 

 

Internship Games

Get prepared for your internship while answering key internship trivia questions and earning prizes!

Register for this and all events here:
https://davenport.joinhandshake.com/events

October 

2022 

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

November EVENTS 2022

November

2022

Virtual Marketing Forum

Students will meet Marketing Professionals across the industry in this Q&A-styled forum and learn about what it takes to be successful in a career in Marketing. 1:1 table sessions will immediately follow!

November

2022

Michigan Sport Business Conference

Sport Management students and students interested in working in the sports industry will want to be present at this event to network with and meet key employers in the sports industry.

November

2022

Internship Games

Get prepared for your internship while answering key internship trivia questions and earning prizes!

Register for this and all events here:
https://davenport.joinhandshake.com/events

November

2022

Davenport University Virtual Career & Internship Fair

Learn how to navigate meals, conferences, networking at this event designed to help students ACE first impressions.

November

2022

 

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

DECEMBER EVENTS 2022

December

2022

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

Find all workshops under Events in Handshake.
Pick your workshop and register here

JANUARY EVENTS 2022

January 

2023

 

Internship Games

Get prepared for your internship while answering key internship trivia questions and earning prizes!

January 

2023

Linkedin Picture Day | Lettinga Campus

 

January

2023

Required Internship Workshops 

Available Monthly. Required for students in programs with a required internship. It is recommended that students participate in one early in the semester prior to their anticipated internship.

FEBRUARY EVENTS 2022

February

2023

Regional Nursing Forums connect nursing students with health care organizations across multiple industries.

Employers: Contact Ethan Tanis to register for a regional form

February

2023

College of Technology Forum

Students hear from practitioners in the field across multiple industry sectors about their careers and how to get there. 

 

February

2023

 

Internship Games

Get prepared for your internship while answering key internship trivia questions and earning prizes!

MARCH EVENTS 2022

March

2023

 

Davenport University all Colleges Virtual Career Fair

Nearly 100 employers meet up to 500 students and alumni who are seeking their next career opportunity.

Contact Ethan Tanis: ethan.tanis@davneport.edu

Let us help you recruit. Post full or part-time jobs, internships and review resume books on Handshake.  Contact career services for assistance, or to participate in our professional development programs. Scheduling information for the Employer Internship Training Seminar is available using the button to the right

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINARS  

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