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Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Warming Up - Feb 3rd Cross Training Your Professional Life

The Power of Positivity

Hydrate Your Career

Professional Dress

3:30 - 4:15pm BRNG 1284

12:30 - 1:15pm BRNG 1284 2:30 - 3:15pm BRNG 1284

5:00 - 5:45pm BRNG 1284

Building Your Career Training Plan 6:30 - 7:30pm Lawson 1142

h Resume Reviews

12:00 - 1:30pm BRNG 1284

Business Card Creation Station 3:00 - 3:45pm BRNG 1284

Interviewing 101

2:00 - 2:45pm BRNG 1284

Sustaining Healthy Brands 4:00 - 4:45pm BRNG 1284

The Ultimate Career Scavenger Hunt 1:00 - 4:30pm BRNG 1284

LA, Technology, and Startups

The Creative Mindset

Your Professional Cheerleading Team

Racing To Success while Enjoying Your Life

3:30 - 4:30pm BRNG 1284

12:30 - 1:15pm BRNG 1284

2:30 - 3:15pm BRNG 1284

Career Exploration Fair

11am - 3pm PMU North Ballroom

6:00 - 7:30pm BRNG 1284

Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Cross Training Your Professional Life BRNG 1284 - 12:30-1:15pm Presented by Tiara Nibbs

Employers don’t want to hire students who just have good GPAs; they’re looking for those who are well rounded and involved in a variety of different experiences. Come listen to Purdue’s Coordinator of Student Organizations speak about how to exercise different parts of your professional life and become more involved on campus.

Hydrate Your Career

BRNG 1284 - 2:30-3:15pm Presented by Kristine Esser

It’s no easy task to stay on top of the current trends in one’s profession. Come listen to this Purdue alum and Senior Search Media Networker at DigitalRelevence to hear tips about staying relevant and up-to-date in your career.

The Power of Positivity

BRNG 1284 - 3:30-4:15pm Presented by 2013 PUDM Executive Board Members

After reaching their $1 million goal, these executive members of Purdue’s Dance Marathon team know what it takes to accomplish something huge. Come listen to them speak about how to keep a positive mindset when accomplishing your big dreams.

Professional Dress

BRNG 1284 - 5:00-5:45pm Hosted by Macy’s

Want to learn how to rock your business suit and other fashion tips? Macy’s VPSM Ann Glad wants to share all the newest trends and best wardrobe advice with you.

Special Event: Building Your Career Training Plan Lawson 1142 - 6:30-7:30pm Presented by Bryce Carlson

In 2015, Carlson is set to run from Huntington Beach, CA to Annapolis, MD in the Race Across USA, a 3,000 mile stage race to promote childhood activity and health. Dr. Carlson will also serve as Research Director for the event and is currently organizing collaborations to study injury, biological and behavioral adaptation, neural function, energetic balance, and metabolic turnover throughout the event. Come listen as he shares his thoughts on training for your career and how it parallels with his amazing accomplishments.

Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Resume Reviews

BRNG 1284 - 12:00-1:30pm

Interested in spending more time with recruiters who will be at the Career Expo on Thursday? Bring a copy of your resume to have it critiqued and edited directly by people looking to hire you! Participating Companies: NVS Designs, Artistic Media Partners, Macy’s, CIntas, Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor, Indiana State Fair Commission, The Buckle.

Interviewing 101

BRNG 1284 - 2:00-2:45pm

Engage in this mock interview workshop with recruiters attending the Expo to learn how to respond to today’s toughest interview situations. Participating Companies: Aerotek. Inc., Artistic Media Partners, School Datebooks, Macy’s, Cintas, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, Indiana State Fair Commission, The Buckle.

Business Card Creation Station BRNG 1284 - 3:00-3:45pm Hosted by Treefrog Marketing

Work with professional designer Kelly Rice and her team to help you develop a business card that matches your personal brand and will make you stand out to employers.

Sustaining Healthy Brands BRNG 1284 - 4:00-4:45pm Presented by Josh Boyd

Come listen to Dr. Josh Boyd, Associate Professor for the Brian Lamb School of Communication, speak about the importance of having a professional brand and advice for kick-starting your own!

Special Event: The Ultimate Career Scavenger Hunt On Campus - 1pm - 4:30pm

Grab a group of friends and put your career knowledge to the test with this ultimate scavenger hunt. Decode clues that will lead you around campus to different locations that can help you develop your professional skills. The team to reach all locations will be eligible to win a free bowling party for 10 from Market Square Lanes.

Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Building Endurance - Wednesday Feb. 5th Liberal Arts, Technology, and Startups BRNG 1284 - 12:30-1:15pm Presented by Oren Shatken

Think that your liberal arts degree can’t get you anywhere in the technology world? Think again! Listen to this Purdue alum share his story of how his political science degree lead him to the path of digital entrepreneurship, as well as advice he has for current students looking to follow in his footsteps.

Your Professional Cheerleading Team BRNG 1284 - 2:30-3:15pm Presented by Neli Vazquez-Rowland

Everyone needs to have people in their life that pick them up when they’re down and push them to achieve greatness. Come listen to this inspiring story of a woman who co-founded the non-profit organization A Safe Haven as she talks about the influential people in her life and how they’ve taught her to overcome life’s toughest challenges.

The Creative Mindset: Overcoming Challenges of an Artistic Career

BRNG 1284 - 3:30-4:30pm Presented by John Crosby - Purdue VPA Advisor Brian Powell - Founder, Brian Powell Photography Joanna Retherford - Owner, Red Poppy Studio & Gallery Sigrid Zahner - Purdue Asst. Professor of VPA

Are you a visual or performing arts student, or just a creative young artist looking to take their passion to the next level? Come listen to these professional artists and Purdue faculty speak about the challenges one may face when pursuing an artistic career, and how to overcome them.

Special Event: Racing to Success while Enjoying Life Lawson 1142 - 6:00-7:30pm 6:00-6:30pm - Welcome Reception Catered by Hungry Boiler 6:30-7:30pm - Presentation by Carlos Paulet

Purdue alumnus Carlos Paulet is a multi-cultural internationally recognized leadership facilitator, and an expert in leadership metrics. Carlos has over 14 years of experience in the field of leadership development, assessments and executive coaching. His focus is on supporting successful people to identify and empower the “X Factors” that drive performance and results.

Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Career Exploration Fair

PMU North Ballroom 11am - 3pm

Put all the skills you have learned in the past couple of days into this last day. Recruiters will be here from various companies to talk to you about jobs and internships!

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Marian University Accelerated Nursing Programs Cintas School Datebooks Christian Theological Seminary Artistic Media Partners/dba radio stations WAZY-WSHP-WBPE Indiana OďŹƒce of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) TNTP - Indianapolis Teaching Fellows Westpoint Financial Group/MassMutual Indiana State Fair Commission Angie's List Enterprise Rent-A-Car Wabash Valley Alliance, Inc. Target Corporation Peace Corps Buckle, Inc. Aac NVS Design Inc. Indianapolis Zoo Indiana American Water Pacers Sports and Entertainment City Year, Inc. Hewlett Packard The New England Center for Children Humane Society of Indianapolis BLASTmedia Teach For America Edward Jones Gordmans Find8 Design SunGard Indiana State Police Columbian Park Zoo Aerotek, Inc LACD Southwestern Advantage

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Liberal Arts Career Week Feb. 3rd - 6th

Thank You to our 2014 Donors!

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LACD Career Week Posters  

Posters of the schedule of events for Purdue Liberal Arts Career Development Career Week 2014, The Amazing Career Race, Fight to the Finish.