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Employers interested in event participation can click links provided within each event or
Contact Career Services to learn about recruiting at DU!
Employer internship seminars and other opportunities are found at the bottom of this page.

Students & Alumni: Register for CareerFest Today

January Events

January

 

24

 Michigan State University Diversity Fair | MSU Lansing

2:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Organizations recruiting students of all majors for full-time, internship, and co-op opportunities are encouraged to attend.

Register here!

January

 

25

Nursing Forum | Grand Rapids 2-4 p.m.

Nursing students will meet key employers in the market to learn what they seek from top quality candidates, network and come to understand the broad applications of their trade.

Contact Ethan Tanis for more information

February Events

February


1

CareerFest Tips and Tricks | Lettinga Auditorium

4 - 6 p.m. | Learn how to navigate a career fair with success from the employers who recruit and hire at CareerFest! Public and other university students are welcome to attend this workshop and CareerFest Feb. 15th.

Register Here In Panther Jobs!
Contact Jennifer England if you have any questions.

February

 

6

 

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: How to Cruise Through a Job Fiar - Tips & Tricks. Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

February

 

8

 

InfraGuard Networking Event | Warren - Livonia

8:30am to Noon | Warren Rm 401 - Livonia Rm 118
All College of Technology, Cyber Defense/Security & Tech Mgmt

Regitration | Continental Breakfast begins at 8:39 a.m. 
Register to attend here!
Contact your Career Services Coach for more information.

February

 

9

Capital Area IT Council Lunch 'n Learn | 11:30 - 1:00

"RDDOS IS THE NEW DDOS: UNDERSTANDING THE ROLE OF BOOTERS AND STRESSERS"

Hosted by: Greenstone Farm Credit Services 3513 West Rd. East Lansing
Forensic and Cyber Defense Students / Alumni should consider attending
$10 for non-CAIT members.

Register here!

February

 

15

DU Careerfest 2018 -Thursday 1:00 - 4:00 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 at this event.
 
Check out the list of employers who will be there!
 
Student & Alumni Registration is open in Panther Jobs!
Note: To register be sure you are already logged into the DUWebsite 
DU Alumni & Community College partner school students are welcome.
Contact Eric Cross for more information.

Employer Registration is open!

February

 

20

 

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: Resume Advanced - Rev Up Your Resume. Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

February

 

21

McLaren Bay Nursing Recruiter Meet & Greet | 5-7 p.m.

At Mclaren Bay Region  1900 Columbus Ave, Bay City, MI 48708
This event is public. For more information contact:

Stephanie Heintskill, Sr. Human Resources Recruiter
stephanie.Heintskill@mclaren.org or 989-894-6404

February

 

22

 

GVSU All College Career Fair | Grand Rapids

DeVos Place Convention Center
This high-profile event typically attracts 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. View the list of attending employers here!

Contact your Career Services Coordinator for more information

March EVENTS

March

 

5

 

Accounting | Finance Hiring Season Prep Forum | 6 - 8 p.m.

Get ready for hiring season by attending this event and learning from 
Hungerford Nichols, Plante Moran and Account temps what recruiters from public and private industry are looking for. Find out what you can do now to be ready for this upcoming internship and career interview season!

Registration opens soon! Contact Matt Krevda for more information

March

 

6

 

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: Keys to Interview Success - Ready. Set. Go! Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

March

 

8

Nursing Job Fair | Midland Campus | 12 - 4 p.m.

Located in Conference Rooms B & C

Students, Alumni & Employers: Contact John Jones for more information
Registration link will appear soon!

March

 

20

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: Job Search Techniques - Are you looing in the right places? Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

March

 

20

Great Lakes Bay Regional Job Fair | Delta College | Noon - 3

Watch for updates on this event soon & view 2017 employers here!

This event is open to the public.
Students & Alumni: Contact John Jones  for more information.

March

 

21

Michigan State University Summer Job and Internship Fair

Register to attend here!

 

March

 

22

Accounting & Finance Hiring Season Prep | Grand Rapids

All Accounting & Finance Students! Join Career Services along with Accountemps, Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Plante Moran and other key accounting and finance firm employers in the pre-hiring prep event of the year!
This event will prepare you for the Sept. Accounting & Finance fair and give you early exposure to key firms seeking to hire you for jobs, internships and projects in 2018-19. Time & Room TBA.

Students, Alumni & Employers: Contact Matt Krevda for more information

April Events

APRIL

 

3

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: Student Employment Opportunities. Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

April

6

Beene Garter BOOST | Application deadline

Beene Garter's summer BOOST program was created to provide rising juniors with an exclusive opportunity to learn more about the public accounting profession hone their leadership skills | prepare for their first internship
Event Dates: 2 - 1 day programs: Tues. July 17 | Wed. July 18

Program Qualifications: Rising junior with a declared accounting major. GPA must be 3.0 or higher. Interested in a 2019 winter internship

Program Timeline: Applications due April 6 | Interviews- April 9-20
2018 BOOST students announced April 27, 2018

APRIL

 

13

Class of 2017 Midland Grad Celebration & Awards Dinner

6 - 8 p.m. 

This event is open to 2018 DU Great Lakes Bay Region Campus Grads Only
Location:  Trillium Banquet Center, 6415 State Street, Saginaw MI 48603
Contact:  Shannon Wilkinson, Great Lakes Bay Campus Library
Cost:  $10 per person, free for 2018 grads

Registration Information Coming Soon!

 

APRIL

 

17

Lunch 'n Learn Series | Holland Campus | Noon -1p.m.

Topic: Pass the Bread Please - A quick guide to dining etiquette. Room TBD

Students & Alumni Registration will open soon!
Note: Be sure to login to the DU website before clicking the link.
Employers & community members: Contact Linda Lamorandier

May - August  EVENTS

May
through August

Watch for upcoming professional development and career events 

September  EVENTS

 

September

 

2018

Accounting & Finance Fair | Grand Rapids

View 2017 Employer Participants Here!
Contact Matt Krevda for information about this event.

 

September

 

2018

Great Lakes Bay Career Fair | Midland

View 2017 Employer Participants Here!
Contact John Jones for information about this event

October EVENTS

 

October

 

2018

GVSU All College Career Fair | Grand Rapids

View 2017 Employer Participants Here!
Contact Eric Cross for information about this event

October

 

2018

College of Technology Open House | Grand Rapids

DU Alumni and Community College partner schools are welcome
Contact Jennfer England for information about this event

November EVENTS

November

 

2018

We Build Character IT Mentor Event | Detroit

Was A success! in partnership with MCWT & Webuildcharacter.org
DU Alumni & Community College partner students are welcome
Contact Paul Jones for more information about this event
 

November

 

2018

Etiquette Dinner | Grand Rapids

DU Alumni & Community College partner school students are welcome
Contact Ethan Tanis for more information about this event

DECEMBER EVENTS

December

 

2018

Swim With the Sharks! | Grand Rapids Campus
December 6th 

Perfect your pitch through this challenging individual and team competition where students pitch 'products' to employers and compete for amazing prizes, employer recognition and learn to think on their feet.

Excellent for BPA, CEO and DECA student groups for practicing pitches!

Contact Genevieve Steffes For 2018 Event information

December

 

2018

Career Services Speaker Series | Lansing Campus

DU Alumni, High School & Community College partner school students and the public are welcome!

Contact Cindy Whittum for information on being a speaker or attending the next Speaker Series event in Lansing.

JANUARY EVENTS

 

January

2019 

Insurance and Finance Forum | Lansing Campus 

Students will meet state-wide Recruiters form the insurance industry who are seeking students in all program areas.
Registration will begin in December 2019

High School & Community College partner school students welcome. 
Contact Cindy Whittum for more information

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