by ALEX BAUMANN, CSU Public Relations Intern
On Wednesday, February 27 from 11:00 AM-2:00 PM the Career Development Center partnered with Institutional Diversity and The Multicultural Center will be hosting the Diversity Career & Internship Fair in the CSU Ballroom.
This Diversity Career & Internship Fair is open to ALL Minnesota State University, Mankato students with a focus of serving students of color and is a highlighted recruiting event connected to the Minnesota State Mankato Pan African Conference.
Kenneth Reid, Director of African American and Multicultural Affairs at MSU said,
“African American Affairs is committed to supporting diverse communities on- and off-campus. Thus, we are pleased to present the Diversity Career and Internship Fair to the campus community on Wednesday, February 27 from 11 am – 2 pm. This event is intended to connect MNSU students and members of the greater Mankato community with companies who are interested in hiring people of color.”
There is no Pre-Registration or Attendance Fees Required for Students. The Diversity Career and Internship Fair is your spring semester opportunity to network with employers at Minnesota State University, Mankato!
First-year and sophomore students-
Explore positions and fields of study, get more information about specific organizations and employers, and develop your network of contacts. Get ahead of your competition by networking as a first-year/sophomore student!
Juniors, seniors, Internship/Job Seekers-
Meet and engage with potential employers and professionals in the field! Dress for success and be prepared to talk about your projects and coursework. Impromptu interviews may take place!
Get prepared by visiting the Career Development Center to learn more about how you can best prepare for this event!
This Diversity Career and Internship Fair serves students registered for the Pan African Student Leadership Conference and is open to all Minnesota State University, Mankato students.
There will be a variety of employers represented at the Diversity Career Fair, including Walgreens, Sherwin-Williams, Thomson Reuters, and 45 others.
This is a great opportunity for students to engage with employers and create opportunities for their futures.
The Diversity Career Fair is sponsored by fun.com, Hormel Foods, and Facilitating Racial Equity Collaborative.