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Career Exposure Series

Have you ever wondered how you’re supposed to make a decision about what sort of career you want to pursue when you don’t know what’s out there?

Career Exposure events will help you learn about various career fields by connecting with alumni who are working in your areas of interest!

Many events require an RSVP or application. Login to your Handshake account to RSVP and obtain application instructions. Event details in Handshake are typically posted at least two weeks in advance.

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Career Conversations: Application Deadline
Mar 1, 11:58 PM - 11:59 PM
This event is for College of Social Science students interested in connecting with influential alumni. Event is located in the MSU Union, Lake Superior Room. Choose between two session dates: Wednesday, March 25th from 3-5 PM or Thursday, March 26th from 3-5 PM.
Location: Apply Online

Innovate State Speaker Series: Lucinda Wright
Mar 11, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Having both an MBA and a BA from Michigan State University, Lucinda Wright has not only been an innovator here in East Lansing but across the country as a whole. Stop by to hear her perspective! Free pizza and pop will be provided. RSVP is required.
Location: Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab, Minskoff Pavilion

Career Exploration Coffee Chats
Mar 13, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Your time at MSU is filled with many choices. Come chat with a career advisor about exploring different options for majors and careers. We'll also have hot chocolate and tea, so you don't have to like coffee to join us! Open to all students.
Location: Student Services, rm 113

Careers in Language: Career Exposure on the Road
Mar 20, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Do you love learning languages? Curious about how you can use language skills in your career? Join the College of Arts & Letters Excel Network as we explore career options, visit local organizations doing global/intercultural work, learn about opportunities, and connect with MSU alumni using language skills in their professions. RSVP required: $10 program fee to cover lunch and transportation. Open to all students.
Location: On the Road (details to come later)

Career Exploration Coffee Chats
Mar 25, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Your time at MSU is filled with many choices. Come chat with a career advisor about exploring different options for majors and careers. We'll also have hot chocolate and tea, so you don't have to like coffee to join us! Open to all students.
Location: Student Services, rm 113

Women of Color: Criminal Justice Careers
Mar 25, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
This is an opportunity for female students of color to meet and interact with successful women of color working in various fields of criminal justice. These professionals attending will be open for questions and networking while talking about their path to their current career, and challenges they have faced.
Location: Kellogg Center

Innovate State Speaker Series: Bob Fish
Mar 25, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
At this event you will gain perspective from Bob Fish, co-founder of Bigby Coffee. Free pizza and pop will be provided! RSVP is required.
Location: Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab, Minskoff Pavilion

Learning about Undergraduate Research
Apr 1, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Make research an integral part of your MSU experience! Come learn about the opportunities available for involvement in research and creative activities at Michigan State. You can expect a short presentation, discussion, and Q & A facilitated by current undergraduate researchers.
Location: Minskoff Pavilion, room M200

Innovate State Speaker Series: Crafting Beverages
Apr 8, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
At this event you will gain perspectives from Ryan Perry, Shannon Long, and James Parrelly about the craft beverage industry. Free pizza and pop will be provided! RSVP is required.
Location: Gaynor Entrepreneurship Lab, Minskoff Pavilion

Career Exploration Coffee Chats
Apr 9, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Apr 10, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Your time at MSU is filled with many choices. Come chat with a career advisor about exploring different options for majors and careers. We'll also have hot chocolate and tea, so you don't have to like coffee to join us! Open to all students.
Location: Student Services, rm 113