Pathways to Professional Formation Events 

Takeover 2019

More than 15 winter quarter events targeted to helping you explore your professional path.

Join us! 

All Arts & Sciences undergraduate and graduate students are welcome.

Presented by the College of Arts & Sciences and Career Engagement Office 


Signature Takeover Event - LinkUp 

LinkUp: An Alumni and Student Mentoring Event  

Jan. 30, 4 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. 

Campion Ballroom

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An informal event where Arts & Sciences undergraduate and graduate students meet alumni, discover shared interests, discuss professional plans and ideas, and learn from their experience. Register now!

Racial Equity in the Workplace

Jan. 8, 4 - 5:30 p.m. 

Casey Commons

Details coming soon. 

Handshake, Headshots and Hot Cocoa

Jan. 10, Noon - 2:00 p.m. 

Pavilion Living Room 

Discover Handshake, SU's job search platform, while you enjoy a cup of hot cocoa! Use your new headshot to update your professional profiles.

Anthropology & Sociology Knowledge Swap & Potluck

Jan. 17, TBA TIME X - X:30 p.m. 

Casey Atrium

Details coming soon. 

Social Work Professional Development Night

Jan. 17, 6 - 7:30 p.m. 

TBA Location 

Details coming soon. 

Failing Forward: Panel Discussion

Jan. 29, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. 

Outreach Center, STCN 110

Learning to fail forward and turning it into a positive experience has been an important step to these students, staff, and faculty at SU. Come learn and listen.

Arts + Media + Design Day

Feb. 5, All Day

Various locations

Learn more about career paths in the arts, media, and design fields. Hear firsthand from industry professionals and employers in a day-long series of offered sessions and workshops.

What Comes Next? Navigating the transition from College to your first career position

Feb. 6, 6 - 7 p.m.

Harding 143

A panel session with young College of Arts & Sciences alumnus to navigate through the transition period from college to your first career position.

Are & Be Student of Color Symposium

Feb. 9, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Pigott Auditorium

Undergraduate students of color attend sessions to develop life skills and freely discuss the challenges and experiences of navigating academia and the world. Registration coming soon.

Career and Internship Fair 

Feb. 12, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

Campion Ballroom 

Explore and connect with employers on internships and job opportunities. Many events will occur leading up to the fair to help you prepare. Details coming in early Winter Quarter. 

Career Discernment Learning Lab

Feb. 14, 12:30. - 1:30 p.m.

Institute of Public Service, Casey 210

Students will be invited to explore how their values, interests, and skills can inform their process of translating their past experiences to a meaningful career path or job after graduation.

Careers in Public Sector Day

Feb. 21, 12:30. - 1:30 p.m.

Pigott 101

Learn about career paths in the public sector, including jobs and internship opportunities with government agencies including USA Jobs.

Industry and Inclusion Day

Apr. 16, All Day 

Campus Wide 

A collection of events engaging students with employers committed to diversity, inclusive hiring practices, and career readiness in various sessions throughout the day. Check back in early Spring Quarter for a full list of events.  

Questions? I'm here to help

  • Tonja Brown

    Tonja Brown

    Internship and Mentorship Coordinator
    Casey 110-03