CONNECT'S 7TH ANNUAL SHADOW DAY
TBD, February 2013
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
City, MO 64110
Registration is now open for Nonprofit Connect’s
7th Annual Shadow Day!
As part of the registration
process, students will select their top 5 choices for a Shadow Day
Host. Every effort will be made to match them with one of their
· What: Nonprofit Shadow Day is a two-part
day that helps expose college students to the nonprofit sector and
make contacts with nonprofit professionals.
When: Friday, February 3rd, 2012, 8:00am –
Where: (Part 1, 8:00-9:30) Students and Hosts meet
and greet in Kansas City for breakfast and panel discussion with
Young Nonprofit Professionals (Part 2, 9:30-4:30) Shadows spend the day at the
Host’s work site.
Why: To network, observe, experience, and
connect with others interested in the nonprofit sector.
questions, go to www.npconnect.org
KU CAREER FAIR
Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
2:00 p.m. -
Ballroom, 5th Floor on
the KU Campus
Open to the
public. Dress professionally, bring copies of your resume and network with area
This is a great
opportunity for all job seekers, full-time, part-time and internship candidates,
as well as soon-to-be graduates.
here for more information.
Check out the
campus map. The Kansas Union is #100.
This fair is free
and open to all students and all majors.
HEART OF AMERICA INTERVIEW DAY
Tuesday, February 26th, 2013
a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Park, KS 66210
Check out the
The COSMC Interview Day will
be held at Baker University's - Overland Park campus and will involve 10
area colleges. Juniors, seniors and recent alumni from the
participating institutions will be invited to interview for positions
for 20 minute interviews. Both open and pre-screen schedules will
be offered. Employer registration deadline is January 18th.
Student online sign up dates are Monday, January 21 - February 18th 2013.
Students may sign up and Employers may register at:
Resumes are required for students to complete the sign-up.
FUTURE EMPLOYMENT FAIR
TBD - March 2013
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
City Convention Center
The Bright Future
Employment Fair provides part-time and full-time summer employment,
internships and pre-apprenticeships for Greater Kansas City residents,
minimum age of 15. To attend the fair
you must submit an employment application. You must complete your
application by Saturday, February 18th. You can fill out and submit
the application online,
print the form, complete and mail it in, or complete and submit the
You may send/submit extra attachments such as:
resume, letter of recommendation,( optional) transcript and/or report
card. These can be
with your employment application, or you can mail them to:
Office of Civic and
City Hall, 25th floor
414 E. 12th St.
Kansas City, MO 64106
Fax: (816) 513-1318
for more information.
- SPONSORED BY NORTHWESTERN MUTUAL
Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
McCoy Meetin' House - Parkville Campus
Attend the Internship Workshop,
Sponsored by Northwestern
learn the process of obtaining an internship. We will explore
resume/cover letter writing, dress for success and interview preparation.
If you already have a resume completed, bring it for review.
UNIVERSITY MOCK INTERVIEW DAY
Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Park University -
Each year the Career Development Center targets
different majors for the Mock Interviews. For 2013, Chemistry, Biology
and Geography students
are invited to sharpen their resume and interviewing skills with Mock
Interview Day. Each participant will interview with 2 companies to
gain exposure to different interviewing styles. The interviews will last
30 minutes each for a total of a 1 hour time commitment. The first 20 minutes will be the interview and the
last 10 minutes will be a feedback session on overall appearance, dress,
resume, interviewing style and responses. There is a limited number
of interview slots available, so please contact
Traci Klasing if
interested in participating. Current interview day employers are:
Grafton Scientific, Kansas City Power and Light, National Oceanic and Atmospheric
Association (NOAA), Platte County Assessor, PRA International and WireCo WorldGroup.
/ NETWORKING DINNER
Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
5:45 p.m. Registration
6:00 p.m. Networking Hour
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Location: Embassy Suites Hotel Near
- 6640 NW Tiffany Springs Parkway,
Network with fellow Park students and area employers as well as students from
the University of Saint Mary and
College. You will also learn proper
dinner etiquette from an expert in the field while dining on a gourmet meal.
Current sponsors of the Etiquette Dinner are Enterprise, Farmers
Insurance, Multi Service and Northwestern Mutual.
Registration for students is $15 per person and is open to
the first 20 students who register from Park University. The fee covers a portion of your cost for the
dinner and is due at the time of registration. The remainder of the cost will be
covered by the Career Development Center. The fee is non-refundable!
complete the online registration, you must
click here. You will need to log into MyPark as part of the
Susan Michaud at 816-584-6330
for registration assistance.
4 levels of Corporate Sponsorship available for attendance
Platinum - $750 fee: includes automatic
entrance for 2 representatives to Park University’s 10th Annual Meet,
Eat and Greet Career Fair and Faculty Luncheon at Piropos in the fall of
2013. Fee also includes registration for 4 representatives, special
recognition, company information listed at attendee table, and an
opportunity to address attendees during the networking hour.
- $500 fee: includes registration for 4 representatives, special
recognition, company information listed at attendee table, and an opportunity to
- $250 fee: includes registration for 2 representatives, special
recognition, and company information listed at attendee table
- $150 fee: includes registration for 1 representative and company
information listed at attendee table
or call 816-584-6350!