Program Schedule

Pathfinders: A career exploration retreat for Liberal Arts & Science majors and undecided students

 

Thursday, January 31                                                                

Woulfe Alumni Hall

  

Timings         

Agenda
 3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.         

Welcome/Program Overview

3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Strengths Quest Assessment

Kristen Murphy

4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Networking Session

Learn and practice with your peers how to network in a reception style setting

Linda Sloan

5:15 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Break

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

 Networking Reception with professionals

Jennifer Rogers/Morgan Weis

Friday, February 1                                   

St. Paul/Scooters

 

TimingsAgenda
9:00 – 9:40 a.m. Check-in/Breakfast/Agenda for day
9:40 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

The Value of Liberal Arts Education

Dean Williams, College of Arts and Sciences

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Employer Speaker/Q&A

10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Break

11:00 p.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Panel One – Careers in Healthcare/Sciences/Technology

Panelists represent biotechnology, healthcare systems, psychology, bioscience, and chemistry

12:00 pm – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch with Alumni, Employers & Staff

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

CSA Information Tables

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Panel Two – Careers in Government and Non-Profits

Panelists represent local government, federal government, media, and philanthropy

2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Panel Three - Careers in Business for non-Business majors

Panelists represent banking, consulting, marketing, communications, and sales/business development

3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Dessert Bar/Reflections