Oct. 27: Multi-Ethnic Career Development
UD Multi-Ethnic Career Development Conference set at Clayton Hall
11:10 a.m., Oct. 23, 2012--The University of Delaware Multi-Ethnic Career Development Conference will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Clayton Hall Conference Center on the Laird Campus in Newark.
The conference invites students from many different backgrounds to attend a day packed with resources to launch a successful career. Many employers are looking to diversify their talent and the event provides an opportunity for students to hear from dynamic speakers, meet alumni, network with employers, and find internships as well as full-time and part-time jobs.
Through July 31: 'Margaret Walker' exhibition
July 31: Ragtime and jazz concert
The conference is open to UD students only.
With a growing number of organizations interested in recruiting diverse talent, the employer networking portion of the program has been expanded into a Diversity Career Fair and Networking Event.
This year’s keynote speaker will be Andrea Mosby, a powerful leader and motivational speaker.
Last year’s conference attracted more than 25 employers and hosted notable keynote speaker Dana Herbert, a UD alumnus and winner of TLC's Next Great Baker.
The conference features a full schedule of alumni panel discussions, keynote presentation, lunch and career fair.
The conference is free, but space is limited and advance registration is required. To register, login to Blue Hen Careers or visit the Career Services website.
Article by Karoline Guerrero