LSU Career Expo

by LSU - Olinde Career Center


Date and Time

Tuesday September 10th 2019
Starting @ 11:00 am

Location

Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC)

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Description

LSU Career Expo Career Expo is largest recruiting event, drawing over 200 employers from across the country each semester, and over 1,500 students and alumni in spring and over 2,300 in fall. Students and alumni of all majors and classifications network with professionals to learn more about career options, graduate and professional programs, find out about open jobs, and explore their intended career fields. Event Sponsors Event sponsorship offers employers increased promotion of their organization to students before and during the event. Learn about becoming a Fall 2019 Event Sponsor below. Event Information: Date: Day 1 - September 10, 2019 (STEM Focused) Day 2 - September 11, 2019 (Business & Liberal Arts Focused) Time: 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: Pete Maravich Assembly Center (PMAC) Contact: LSU Olinde Career Center Student & Alumni Information This event is for current students of LSU System campuses and alumni from the Baton Rouge campus. View Employers To view registered employers, login to Handshake online or through the Handshake Jobs & Careers App, click the Events tab, and click the fair you would like to view. Here is a support article to walk you through this process . Student Expo Preparation Students are encouraged to come dressed in business casual attire, and to bring updated résumés. Need help with editing your résumé? Here are tips on creating a strong résumé. Also consider scheduling a Résumé Review appointment in Handshake, or stop by during Walk-In Hours from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. Monday through Fridays in the Spring semester. You are also able to submit your résumé in Handshake to be reviewed by our team with 2-3 business days. Fall Date TBD: Professional Prep Workshop Students will have their résumé reviewed, practice their elevator pitch on recent alumni, and take a professional head-shot all in a consequence-free environment. Attendees are encouraged (but not required) to bring a résumé and wear business professional attire for the head-shot. Fall Date TBD: Geaux Get Hired Workshop Put your best foot forward at Expo with this workshop focused on résumés, your elevator pitch, and how to work the Expo! Fall Date TBD: Expo Prep Workshop Get tips on how to make the most of Expo, including tips on networking and your elevator pitch using this template. Fall Date TBD: Résumé Workshop Bring your laptop to this workshop to create/edit your résumé on the spot! Download the résumé template here. Fall Date TBD: Expo Walk In Hours 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. in 158 LSU Student Union (across from the ATMs). Free Headshots We offer the opportunity for students and alumni to have a free, professional head-shot taken during Career Expo days. Please plan to dress professionally for this opportunity. Photos are edited professionally and returned to students via email. Spring 2019 Shuttle Details Below - TBD for Fall 2019 Student Government is providing a free shuttle to and from Expo for students! The shuttle will run counter-clockwise on the route seen on the map below. It will begin running at 10:30 a.m. and it’s last route will begin at 3:30 p.m. Yellow starson the map below represent pick up locations along the red route. These pickup locations include: On South Quad Drive in front of the College of Business Rotunda On Engineering Lane near the North side of Patrick F. Taylor Hall On South Campus Drive between the Life Sciences Building and Student Union On North Stadium Road in front of the PMAC


About LSU - Olinde Career Center