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Student Career Services Events

Scroll down to see all upcoming events throughout the 2017-18 Academic Year

DU's 2017-18 Employing Sponsors:

Find links to all of our sponsoring employer partners here! 

Accounting and Finance Fair | Was a great success!

View the list of 30+ registered employers HERE!

 

October Events:

 

GVSU All College Fair | October 19, 2017
DeVos Place, Grand Rapids | 1-5 p.m.

This event will take place at the DeVos Place Convention Center. These high-profile events typically attract over 1,700 students and alumni from all colleges and majors, and over 230 regional and national employers with thousands of jobs, internships, clinical and co-op opportunities.  See list of Employers attending here.
 

Lansing Area Nuring Forum | October 20th
10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Panel | Networking | Lunch

Nursing and prospective nursing students in the Lansing Area:
Meet 11 regional hospital and health care facility recruiters from

Borges Health
Eaton County Health and Rehabilitation Services
Forest View Hospital
Henry Ford Allegiance Health
Mary Freebed
McLaren Greater Lansing
Memorial Healthcare
Mercy Health
Munson Medical Center
Sparrow Health System
Spectrum Health
State of Michigan Department of Corrections

Contact Cindy Whittum to attend
517-367-8221 | cindy.whittum@davenprot.edu

 

Auto-Owners Insurance IT | Actuarial Day

October 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sophomores, juniors, seniors, and recent graduates of the following majors are invited:

  • Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • Information Systems/Information Technology
  • Actuarial Science
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Data Sciences
  • Information Security/Assurance/Intelligence
  • UX/Experience Architecture

Faculty is also welcome! Students planning to attend should fill out a registration form to ensure we adequately prepare for the correct number of attendees. Registration closes Oct. 16!


Writing Your Federal Resune | October 23

Monday 3:00 - 4:30pm
Learn directly from the Federal Office of Personnel Management how to write your federal resume Register for this on-line seminar Here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

November Events:

 

International Student Resource Fair | Nov. 3, 2017
East Lansing

This event focuses on FT, PT, and Internship opportunities in the student's home country and employment opportunities requiring OPT CPT or Sponsorship in the United States.
MSU International Center on the 3rd floor 427 N Shaw Lane
East Lansing, MI 48824

 

Networking & Career Fair | November 2 & 9 2017
West Michigan Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

November 2nd: Interview Skills Workshop 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
November 9th: Networking & Career Fair 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Information on locations & registration call: 616-452-3960

 

 

 

Etiquette Dinner | November 9, 2017

Grand Rapids Campus

Gain exposure and experience in a formal dinner setting. In addition, develop your engagement skills with fellow students and faculty members. You don't want to miss this event so look for details later in the year.

Employer Registration here
Student, Faculty/Staff Registration here

 

 

 

We Build Character IT Mentor Event | Nov. 11, 2017 
Livonia Campus

Students in IT, HIT, CIS, Data Analytics can spend the morning leaning from IT Managers from Michigan's largest local and national firms. This event allows technology students from all DU locations to learn from IT experts on networking, interviewing, personal brand and presentation, career path planning and more. 
Register Here! Click Events > workshops. Search We Build character

 

Auto-Owners Career Day | Friday, November 17th

Career Day is an annual event we host at our Home Office in Lansing to show students the different divisions and jobs we have to offer while getting the chance to see our Home Office. We like to get notice out early for those who like to publish the event in their school’s career events calendar.
Divisions Participating Include:
Actuarlial, Claims, Underwriting, Underwriting Systems,
IT, Marketing & Sales and Life
Mock interviews|Resume Critique|Professional|Headshots|Tours

 

Writing Your Federal Resune | Nov. 21

Tuesday 5:00 - 6:30pm
Learn directly from the Federal Office of Personnel Management how to write your federal resume Register for this on-line seminar Here!

 

Detroit Pistons Networking Event | Nov. 

The Detroit Pistons have teamed up with the Michgian Sports Business Conference for a night of networking at Little Ceasars Arena. Meet with Pistons executives, then watch the Pistons take on the Suns. To register use PROMO CODE: MSBC

6 p.m. - 7 p.m. Networking with Pistons executives
7 p.m.  Pistons vs. Suns

For more information contact: Kim Bischer | 248.377.0174
or: kbischer@palacenet.com

 

 


 

 

 

December Events

 

Comfort Zone Challenge | December 7, 2017
Grand Rapids Campus

3 exciting events, 1 fun-filled day. Including keynote speakers & interactive collaborative sessions:
Building Authentic Connections: Keynote | Employer Networking | Personal Pitch
Register under events | workshops in Panther Jobs!
Power Hour: Alumni Panel | Networking | Pizza lunch to follow
Register under events | workshops in Panther Jobs!
Swim with the Sharks: Blind Pitch Competition | Networking opportunities
This year's event will be something you do not want to miss. Sign-up Now! 
Employer Sponsorship registration is open!

 

Writing Your Federal Resune | Dec. 11
Monday 1:00 - 2:30pm

Learn directly from the Federal Office of Personnel Management how to write your federal resume Register for this on-line seminar Here!

 

 February 2018

DU Careerfest 2018 | February 15, 2018
Grand Rapids Campus 1-4 pm

The Student Activity Center on the W.A. Lettinga Campus will be packed with employers looking to hire YOU! Employers will be looking for full time, part time and interns or come and network for future opportunities. Professional dress is required and don't forget your resume. If you need a professional resume or want to polish yours, contact Career Services for help.
Student & Alumni Registration is open in Panther Jobs!
Employer Registration is open!

Great Lakes Bay Career Fair | Has ended 

View the list of over 70 employers here!

 

EMPLOYERS

Finalize your sponsorship in the Career Services Guide Here!

 

eMPLOYER iNTERNSHIP tRAINING

Let us be your recruiting team. Post full or part time jobs, internships and review resume books on Panther Jobs.  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

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR | SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 

8:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, GRAND RAPIDS

 

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR

OCTOBER 11, 8:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.
CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY, GRAND RAPIDS

 

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR | JANUARY 9, 2017 

1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. CALVIN COLLEGE, GRAND RAPIDS

 

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR | FEBRUARY 13, 2017 
1:00 P.M. - 4:00 P.M. MUSKEGON COMMUNITY COLLEGE, MUSKEGON

 

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR | MARCH 22, 2017 

8:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M. HOPE COLLEGE, HOLLAND

 

EMPLOYER INTERNSHIP TRAINING SEMINAR | APRIL 19, 2017 

8:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.  GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY, GRAND RAPIDS