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Recruiting Events and Career Programming

Join the LSU Olinde Career Center at our various Career Programming and Recruiting Events! Career Programming includes programs hosted by the LSU Olinde Career Center to prepare students in becoming career ready. Recruiting Events are opportunities for students to network with potential employers and gain valuable information about industries and sectors of interest. Students from all majors are encouraged to attend any of the following events and programs.

 


Career Programming

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Exploring Majors and Careers

Trying to choose a major or career? Attend a workshop or visit our Exploring Majors and Careers page to help you with your next steps.

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Job Searching and Networking

Find part-time, internship and full-time job search tips as well as networking support at these job searching and networking programs.

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Graduate and Professional School

Interested in attending either law school, medical school or graduate school? Save the date for these programs. Visit our Graduate School page for additional resources.

 


Spring 2022 Recruiting Events

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Employer-Hosted Events

 

Students are encouraged to attend employer events posted in Handshake. Explore events hosted by employers in a variety of industries. Employer-hosted events are a great way to network with potential employers! Events may be virtual or in-person.

 

View Employer-Hosted Events

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Engineering Networking Reception

February 7

Students and employers network in a more private setting than Career Expo, making connections related to organizations and opportunities and continuing the conversation at the Career Expo. This reception is a great opportunity for you.

 

Learn More About the Engineering Networking Reception

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Business Networking Reception

February 7

Students and employers network in a more private setting than Career Expo, making connections related to organizations and opportunities and continuing conversations at the Career Expo.

 

 

Learn More About the Business Networking Reception

 

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Career Expo

February 8

Career Expo is our largest recruiting event of the year, connecting nearly 2,000 students and alumni of all majors with over 200 employers from across the country to form valuable career connections through a day of networking.

 

Learn More About the Career Expo

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Construction Interviewing Day

March 4

Employers recruit students in Construction Management and Civil and Industrial Engineering for full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions. Participating organizations will choose which students and alumni to interview from among those who submit resumes for consideration. 

 

Learn More About Construction Interviewing Day

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Communication Professionals Fair

March 9

Students and alumni interested in careers in communications, journalism, advertising, public relations, film production, and related industries sign up to learn about potential employers, internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time positions.

 

Learn More About the Communication Professionals Fair

 

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Art and Design Career Fair

March 10

Students and alumni interested careers related to art and design, including landscape architecture, architecture, graphic design, interior design, fine arts, web development, and digital media arts sign up to attend. Students and alumni interested in these careers sign up to learn about potential employers, internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time positions.

 

Learn More About the Art and Design Career Fair

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Diversity and Inclusion Networking Event

March 25

Employers who are inclusive in their everyday practice will be able to network with students interested in their job openings and future opportunities. Interested employers may fill out an application to be invited.

 

 

Learn More About the Diversity and Inclusion Networking Event

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Kinesiology Career Fair

March 29

Students and alumni interested in careers in kinesiology and related industries sign up to learn about potential employers, internships, co-ops, part-time and full-time positions.

 

 

Learn More About the Kinesiology Career Fair

 

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School Professionals Networking Day

April 5

A one-day recruitment program that partners schools and districts nationwide with students and alumni to network for full-time positions in the teaching, counseling, school librarian and media specialists, school psychologists, speech pathologists/therapists, audiologists, school leadership, social work and other school-based professional fields.

 

Learn More About School Professionals Networking Day

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Opportunity Knocks Career Fair

April 6

Students from all majors are invited to attend this career event offering full-time, internship, part-time, and summer opportunities with employers across a variety of industries. Graduating students seeking full-time employment are especially encouraged to attend to make the most of this final on-campus recruiting event of the academic year.

 

 

Learn More About Opportunity Knocks Career Fair