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Career Events

MSU has transitioned to Handshake as our new recruiting management system!  Below you will find a list of our growing list of Career Events that are hosted through Handshake.

Employers: New to Handshake? Click here for detailed career fair employer registration instructions.

Students: The on-campus career fairs included below are your chance to talk directly with employers looking for interns and entry level hires!  All events are open to students in all majors. Plan to attend events that fit your personal interests.

Pathways to Graduate School
Mar 23, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Thinking about pursuing graduate school? Come explore the pathways to graduate school with ASMSU Junior Class Council. Hear from admissions representatives and participate in a Q/A session with current graduate students. Each room has a different presentation targeted to interests in: MBA, Law School, and Medical School. Beverages and snacks provided.
Location: MSU Union, 3rd Floor (Eerie Room, Ontario Room, MSU Room)
Event Type: Exposure Series, Workshop

How to Use LinkedIn workshop
Mar 24, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
This workshop is for students who want to learn how to set up their LinkedIn account, connect with others, and use LinkedIn for researching companies, grad schools and finding jobs.
Location: 113 Student Services Building
Event Type: Workshop

Chicago Study Away Info Session
Mar 24, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Learn about a one-week, one-credit seminar held in Chicago designed to help students explore various professional fields in nonprofits, community engagement, and social impact. Visitw will include: The Field Museum; After School Matters; Rotary Club International; And more! Students will get to talk with people working in a variety of nonprofit fields, get a behind-the-scenes look at organizations, explore various professions and tour facilities. Stop by this info session to learn more!
Location: Linton Hall, room 120
Event Type: Exposure Series

Disney College Program Fall Internships
Mar 24, 5:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Disney is accepting applications for their Fall internships (approx.. mid August – early January) in Florida and California. Learn about how Disney makes their magic while gaining paid work experience. Application deadline is Friday, March 24, 2017.
Location: Apply online by March 24
Event Type: Exposure Series

Science Blast! Career Exposure
Mar 28, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Undergrads are encouraged to attend this career exposure and networking event designed to help you to explore the many career possibilities that await science majors. Network with professionals and learn about career options in health, wellness, agriculture, food, the environment and many more science-related fields.
Location: Holmes Hall
Event Type: Career Fair, Exposure Series

How to Get Published Workshop
Mar 30, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
This step-by-step workshop will give writers the tools and resources – from choosing the right idea, finding an agent, developing publicity savvy – to create a successfully published book.
Location: Case Hall, 3rd floor, Club Spartan
Event Type: Exposure Series, Workshop

How to Break Into a Career in Publishing
Mar 30, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Are you interested in the publishing industry? Wonder what career options are available and how to break in? Come learn from our experts, special guests from New York who will share insider tips and coach you on how to succeed in publishing.
Location: https://maps.msu.edu/interactive/index.php?location=50BU
Event Type: Exposure Series, Workshop

Pitchapalooza Book Pitch Competition
Mar 30, 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
It’s called Pitchapalooza, the American Idol for books and it works like this: Anyone with an idea for a book has the chance to pitch it to a panel of judges. But they get only one minute. The Judges critique everything from idea to style to potential in the marketplace and more. All attendees come away with a greater understanding of the ins and outs of the publishing industry. The winner receives an introduction to an agent or publisher!
Location: Erickson Hall Kiva, room 103
Event Type: Exposure Series

How to Find Your Internship workshop
Mar 31, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
This is a workshop for students who are interested in finding an internship in their chosen field. All students and all majors can attend.
Location: Student Services Building, room 113
Event Type: Workshop

Teacher and Administrator Recruitment Fair
Apr 3, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Open to current MSU students, MSU Student Teachers, MSU alumni, non-MSU students and non-MSU teachers, this event attracts more than 230 school districts from Michigan and all over the country.
Location: Breslin Center
Event Type: Career Fair

Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 12, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Looking for a job or internship? Save time by meeting recruiters online via interactive chat sessions and virtual conversations. Employers are looking for students from a wide range of majors. Learn more and register to participate online.
Location: Online virtual event - register now
Event Type: Career Fair

How to Find Your Internship workshop
Apr 21, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
This is a workshop for students who are interested in finding an internship in their chosen field. All students and all majors can attend.
Location: Student Services Building, room 113
Event Type: Workshop

How to Search for a Job
Apr 25, 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Are you looking for a full time and not sure where to start? Let Career Services Network help you and come to this workshop. All ages and majors are welcome!
Location: Wells Hall, room B110F
Event Type: Workshop