Join us on Friday, February 21 from 4:00 – 8:30 p.m. on the Hyde Park campus for the Annual MAPSS Career Conference

We are excited to announce that this year we are introducing concurrent, dual-track content for both current students and established alumni. We are sure this will be our best career conference to date — with expanded programming and a variety of new topics and guest speakers.

The evening concludes with speakers, students, alumni, and staff coming together for appetizers, cocktails, and networking. 

The event schedule is as follows: 

4:00 pm: Welcome & Introduction with Career Services Staff (all attendees) 

4:05 pm –4:25 pm: Keynote Speech by Dr. Ash ElDifrawi (all attendees) 

4:30 pm – 5:15pm: (Student track) Employer Panel | Meeting Employer Expectations

4:30 pm – 5:15pm: (Alumni track) Breaking into the C-Suite

5:20 pm – 6:05pm: (Student track) The Value of Your MAPSS Degree in the Workplace

5:20 pm – 6:05pm: (Alumni track) Employer Panel | Making Moves: Approaching Job and Career Changes Strategically

6:15 pm – 7:00 pm: (Student track) Breakout Session 1 | Cultivating Soft Skills and EQ

Breakout Session 2 | Navigating Transitions

Breakout Session 3 | What to Expect from the PhD?

6:15 pm – 7:00 pm: (Alumni track): Career Talk: Strategic Career Advancement Scenarios (with career coach Dr. Pam Schilling)

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Networking Reception (all attendees, speakers, and staff) 

We look forward to seeing you there!