Event Details

B.B.A. ORIENTATION

B.B.A. Orientation is required for students during the semester that they are finishing their last pre-business coursework. At this event, students will have the opportunity to hear from the dean or associate dean of the college, faculty members and employers and will also complete paperwork to declare a major in business.

  • Friday, September 11, 2020     9 to 11 a.m.
  • Friday, November 13, 2020      1 to 3 p.m.

For more information, email tomika.ward@wmich.edu or call (269) 387-5075

ISM Career fair

Companies from the state, region, and throughout the nation attend this event to recruit and connect with WMU students for co-op, internship, and full-time positions.

LEVERAGING LINKEDIN WITH KELLOGG'S

Participants will hear from Kellogg’s representatives about professional branding through social media. Students will learn how to leverage their social media accounts to best align and communicate their professional image.

MAJOR MATCH-UP

Major Match-Up is an event for all students wishing to explore Haworth College of Business Majors. A student could explore two majors each evening with senior level students who are knowledgeable and engaged. Students will be able to learn what it takes to be successful in the major, what the coursework is like, who the faculty are, which employers come to campus to hire students for internships and/or full time positions in this major, which organizations are aligned with the major, which events are best to attend, and any other questions that you may have. THIS IS A PEER TO PEER EVENT, designed to provide information to first and second year students who are exploring options in order to select a major.

  • Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
  • Time: TBA
  • Location: Virtual - TBA
  • For more information, email geralyn.heystek@wmich.edu or call (269) 387-2711

Marketing, Food/Sales Marketing Career Night

Companies from the state, region, and throughout the nation attend this event to recruit and connect with WMU students for co-op, internship, and full-time positions.

Practice Interview Day

This a great opportunity to practice your interviewing skills before career fair! Sign-up for a 40-minute time slot and obtain expert advice from industry professionals. Students will sign up for a time slot and not for a specific company. We hope to emphasize the interview process and not the company itself. You may sign up for up to TWO time slots. 

RESUME CRITIQUE DAY 

This a great opportunity to have your resume reviewed before career fair! Sign-up for a 20-minute slot and obtain expert advice from industry professionals. Students will sign up for a time slot and not for a specific company. We hope to emphasize the resume critique process and not the company itself. You may sign up for up to TWO time slots. 

RESUME REVAMP!

Resume Revamp provides business students an opportunity to drop-off their resume virtually for critiques and suggestions for improvement.

Business Career Day

Companies from various industries from southwest Michigan, throughout the state and across the nation will attend the fair to promote their organizations and recruit WMU candidates for internship, co-op, part-time and full-time positions.

 Career Fair Prep Event

Join us to learn what to do at a virtual career fair and how to achieve your career fair goals; discussions surrounding topics related to job/internship searching and personal branding will be encouraged.