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Student Leadership & Career Conference

 

SAVE THE DATE:

 Friday, September 14, 2018

8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Student Union Ballroom

Sign up here: https://goo.gl/forms/Ql3P6gTNiuRYzB3V2 

Spartan Leadership and Career Conference

 

 

Join us at the Spartan Leadership and Career Conference to enhance your leadership skills and learn how to effectively apply your experiences to your career goals! Connect with fellow students, ask employers the questions you always had, and hear alumni tell their stories about their career journey. This event is free and open to all currently enrolled SJSU students. No prior leadership or work experience required. Breakfast and lunch will be provided! 

 

Conference Schedule

  • Check In and Breakfast
  • Keynote by Dr. Kathy Wong(Lau), Chief Diversity Officer, SJSU
  • AM Breakout Session (Pick 1)
    1. Lead like a Spartan: Leadership 101 (Rm 1)
    2. Leading a Student Organization (Rm 2)
    3. Build Experience (Rm 3)
    4. Launch Your Career (Rm 4)
  • Lunch
  • Alumni Panel
  • Networking with Alumni & LinkedIn Photobooth
  • PM Breakout Session (Pick 1)
    1. Lead like a Spartan: Leadership 101 (Rm 1)
    2. Leading a Student Organization (Rm 2)
    3. Build Experience (Rm 3)
    4. Launch Your Career (Rm 4)
  • Closing and Prizes

 

Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

When is the event?

Friday, September 14, 2018, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Where is it?

Student Union Ballroom

Why should students go to the conference?

Enhance your leadership skills and learn how to effectively apply your experiences to your career goals! Connect with fellow students, ask employers the questions you always had, and hear alumni tell their stories about their career journey. This event is free and open to all currently enrolled SJSU students. No prior leadership or work experience required.

Who can attend the conference?

All currently enrolled SJSU students (undergraduate and graduate)

What is the cost?

Free!

Will food be provided?

Breakfast and lunch will be provided

How do I register for the conference?

Just fill out the registration form here! More details will be emailed to you closer to the date.

When will they know the status of their application?

You should receive a response regarding the status of your application within 1 week of submission.

Is there a dress code?

Business casual attire is highly encouraged, but not required. If you would like to take your LinkedIn headshot at the conference, be sure to dress in professional attire. If you do not own business casual, please choose your “best outfit” to wear. Please refrain from wearing sweats, flip flops, wrinkled/ripped clothing if possible. For more help, see the “Interview Attire” guide here.

Is the event accessible for students using a wheelchair?

Yes

Who do I contact if I have questions or need accommodations?

Please contact us at getinvolved@sjsu.edu or 408.924.5950.

 

Sponsored by Student Involvement and The Career Center.