Spring 2011 MPA Career Events
MPA Mock Interview Marathon • February 1 (morning and afternoon)
Enhance your company presence on campus while helping MPA students fine-tune their interviewing skills by participating in the Mock Interview Marathon, one of our most popular events. The Marathon is an event in which sponsors interview students for mock positions and provide valuable feedback. There is no charge to participate in this event. For more information about conducting mock interviews with MPA students, contact Dawn Shaw via e-mail or at (512) 471-3180.
MPA Ready, Set, Connect! Mock Networking Event • February 1 (evening)
Formerly called MPA Networking Night
Help MPA students gain experience and confidence in networking situations while informing them about positions within your organization at Ready, Set, Connect! As a participant, you will have the opportunity to interact with and evaluate students at a mock reception. We receive numerous student requests for this workshop throughout the year, so there is no doubt that your time will be well-spent as a participant. There is no charge to participate. For more information, contact Michelle Polkinghorn via e-mail or at (512) 232-2482.
McCombs Global Job Fair • February 4
Are you looking for internationally minded BBA or MPA students for internships and full-time opportunities? If so, the Global Job Fair provides the perfect venue. There is no charge to participate in this event. For more information, contact Michelle Polkinghorn via e-mail or at (512) 232-2482.
MPA Etiquette Dinner • March 10
MPA career consultants lead the Etiquette Dinner to teach students the dos and don’ts of proper business dining etiquette. Representatives of sponsoring organizations interact with MPA students throughout the meal and educate them about available career opportunities. For details about sponsoring the event, contact Michelle Polkinghorn via e-mail or at (512) 232-2482.
McCombs School of Business Recruiter Summit • April 14
Learn best practices in recruiting at McCombs, gain insight from students and staff, and network with peers at the 2011 McCombs School of Business Recruiter Summit. Online registration will open in Symplicity in late January. There is no charge to participate in this event. If you would like more information about this event, please contact Michelle Polkinghorn via e-mail or at (512) 232-2482.