If you are attending the Big 10 Career Expo in Indianapolis on March 10th, drop by the KellyMitchell booth and say hello! The Big 10 Career Expo attracts students and alumni from the 14 universities that make up the Big Ten. Conference members are University of Illinois, Indiana University, University of Iowa, University of Maryland, Michigan State University, University of Michigan, University of Minnesota, University of Nebraska, Northwestern University, Ohio State University, Penn State University, Purdue University, Rutgers University, and the University of Wisconsin.
According to the website, the Expo is open to both students and alumni from the 14 Big Ten schools seeking internships, permanent employment or recent college graduates looking to make a job change. Of participating employers, 83 percent at the last Expo indicated they would follow-up with and hire people they met.”
EXPO DETAILS FOR STUDENTS
- Free to attend! Online registration is closed, but walk-up registration is free and open on-site at the event.
- Open only to Big Ten students and alumni
- Cyber cafe for students and alumni – career counselor professionals will be available to give you points on interviewing and offer suggestions on how to make improvements to your resume which you can then edit and print on computers and printers provided in the cafe
- Free breakout session – The Sporting Life: Careers in Sports
- Register online to attend and be entered in drawing for a new iPad
- Reduced ticket prices for Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament (current students only and available through university ticket offices)
During the Expo, there will be a breakout session focused on careers in sports. The session runs during the Expo from 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Past panels have included executives from Pacers Sports & Entertainment, the Indiana Sports Corp, local television journalists, representatives from the Big Ten Conference and many others. Attendance is free.
Thursday, March 10, 2016 at Union Station in downtown Indianapolis 9 AM – 2 PM
American Senior Communities
Apex Energy Group
Arthur J. Gallagher
Big Ten Network
Charles Koch Institute
CNO Financial Group
Greater Des Moines Partnership
Indiana Sports Corp
Jarden Home Brands
KIK Custom Products
McAdam Financially Advanced
Nationwide Private Client
New York Life
One Point Infotech
Pacers Sports & Entertainment
Republic Airways Holdings
Saint Jean Industries
Simon Property Group
US Department of Veteran Affairs