Schedule of Events

Taking the Next Step 2018
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Marriott Marquis Chicago

Marriott Marquis Chicago - 2121 S. Prairie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60616

8:00 AM
Student Registration opens at Ida Noyes Hall
Be sure to check-in and pickup your free padfolio in the Cloister Club before boarding a bus. Buses depart from Ida Noyes Hall beginning at 8:00 AM and leave as they fill. The last bus will leave campus at 9:30 AM.

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Breakfast & Summer Strategies Student Panel
Listen to 3rd- and 4th-year students discuss strategies for how to conduct a successful summer internship search.

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Panel Session A
Listen to a panel of College alumni discuss their career paths in a variety of fields.
(View all panels offered in Session A)

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Panel Session B
Listen to a panel of College alumni discuss their career paths in a variety of fields.
(View all panels offered in Session B)

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Lunch Roundtables by Industry
Choose a table by industry and enjoy casual conversation with alumni over lunch.
(View all roundtables)

1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
30-Minute Workshops and Dessert
    - 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
           - 2-Hour Job Search Workshop
           - Cover Letter Workshop
           - Interviewing Workshop
    - 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
           - Case Interviewing Workshop
           - Interviewing Skills through Improv
           - Leveraging Your Social Media Presence
    - 1:45 PM - 3:00 PM
           - Career Resource Fair, Dessert, and Informal Networking
           - One-on-One Career Advising Sessions