Pathways to Professional Formation Events 

Looking to engage in professional and personal growth?

All Arts & Sciences undergraduate and graduate students are welcome at the following events.

Diverse Identities and Affinity Groups

Recognizing the value your identity and background can bring to a work environment is important and SU is here to guide you. 

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Seattle University's College of Arts and Sciences 2nd Annual Mentorship LinkUp with Students and Alumni.

Health Professions ExpoHealth Professions Expo Flyer

April 30, 5-8:00 p.m.

STCN 160 

Our annual Health Professions Expo will give you the opportunity to network with different programs and industry professionals.

The Pre-Health Advising Team has invited local and national employers as well as professional school admissions representatives from many different healthcare fields to come to campus to talk directly with you.

First and Second Year Students: learn about health careers and talk with representatives about how to become a competitive applicant to their programs.

Juniors and Seniors: talk with representatives about the application process at their institution, gather information about financial aid and any special programs to which you could apply.

More information at

Etiquette DinnerEtiquette Dinner 2019 Flyer

May 2, 6-8:00 P.M.

Campion Ballroom 

A 3-course dinner workshop on Dining/Professional Etiquette. $10 tickets may be purchased with cash, check, or meal plan. Contact the Albers Placement Center (PIGT 331) or Career Engagement Office (PAVL 110) to buy tickets. 


Own Your Value: Navigating the Job Search in the Nonprofit SectorNonprofit Leadership Panel Flyer

May 8, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Casey Commons 530

Join the Seattle University Master of Nonprofit Leadership program, YNPN Seattle, and Seattle University community members for an evening of conversation regarding the challenges and opportunities nonprofit professionals face when navigating hiring processes and job offers. A panel of guest speakers will share their thoughts on the role money plays in hiring conversations, methods for evaluating job offers, equitable hiring practices, and other emerging trends.

For full event details and to rsvp for the event, students should visit Handshake. Light refreshments and appetizers will be offered.

Guests from the Nonprofit Leadership graduate program and YNPN Seattle will also be present and available to talk to attendees about their programs and offerings. 

Arts + Media + Design DayArts Media Design Day Poster

May 9, Sessions run 12:30-7:30 p.m.

Various locations

Join the Career Engagement Office, PRSSA, and partners from the College of Arts & Sciences, for a day of career exploration activities and workshops for students interested in the arts. Special guests, including SU alum, employer representatives, and industry professionals will be leading session offerings.  

Students can find full event details and session descriptions via Handshake.  All students are welcome to attend! Attend the sessions that are most interesting to you.  

Session 1, 12:30-1:20pm – Careers in Arts, Media & Design Panel, Student Center 210 

Session 2, 1:40-2:45pm – Breaking into the Industry, Student Center 210 

Sessions 3, 4-5:30pm – Web Portfolios & Resumes 101, Student Center 130 

Session 4, 6-7:30pm - Networking Mixer, Boeing Room  

Amazon Fireside Chat: Andy Jassy, CEO Amazon Web Services

Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web ServicesMay 13, 12 - 1:20 p.m. 

Student Center Hearth 

Join Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services, for a fireside chat, beginning at noon. Discussion will focus on a wide range of topics ranging from increasing access to education and opportunities for under-represented minority students, to Amazon’s culture of “yes,” and strategies Amazon employs to create and support innovation. Snacks provided. 

Panel on Careers in Sport and Exercise Science

May 21, 12:30-1:20 p.m.

PIGT 304

Come and learn from panelists from a variety of fields in sport and exercise. For more information, contact Kari Berkas


Movie Bites: Conversation & Lunch

Poster with information about the April 18 Movie and Bites EventMay 23, 12:30- 1:20 p.m. 

Pigott 100 

Join an informal lunch conversation with a professional in the film industry. Guest speaker to be announced soon. Lunch Provided. 


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  • Tonja Brown

    Tonja Brown

    Internship and Mentorship Coordinator
    Casey 110-03