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Career Summit

Third Annual Weinberg College Career Summit

Generously sponsored by the Austin J. Waldron Student-Alumni Connections Program

This all-day event will feature a welcome breakfast, morning skills-building workshops, lunch, alumni industry panels, an inspriring keynote address, and a student-alumni networking reception. The event, open to rising sophomores and juniors, will emphasize career exploration.

Spots will be limited and sessions will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Students who attend the summit must attend all sessions. 


Monday, September 23rd, 2019, 9 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.; the day will start in the Guild Lounge in Scott Hall

Morning Workshops

Facilitated by Northwestern Career Advancement Advisers and Counselors.  Students choose one (both sessions will review additional tools/resources as well as how the concepts discussed impact the internship/job search):

Afternoon Industry Clusters

With successful alumni.  Students choose two:

Keynote Address

Three-time Emmy-winning media personality turned entrepreneur and professor, Jeanne Sparrow '91, '15 MSC, will talk about her arts and sciences degree set her up for career success.

Student-Alumni Networking Reception

Students and alumni will casually connect over mocktails and appetizers.


Registration Information

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