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Student & Alumni Speed Networking

 Ready, Set, Connect: Student & Alumni Speed Networking Event

Based on the speed dating concept, this event is designed to introduce you to 10-15 alumni participants that will help increase your professional network. Students will learn how to make a good first impression, ask questions about different career paths and gain valuable networking experience. Alumni will talk about their post-college job experience, share networking tips and provide advice on this valuable career skill.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Ernst & Young LLP
950 Main Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113

Register

*Complimentary bus transportation is available for students. Please indicate if you need transportation on your registration.


Participants will be provided a packet upon arrival at the event that includes sample questions and guidelines for the evening.  The structure of the evening will be as follows:

5 p.m. – Student bus transportation leaves from JCU
6-6:30 p.m. – Alumni & Student Registration
6:30-7:30 p.m. – Structured Speed Networking
7:30-8:30 p.m. – Reception & mingling
8:30 p.m. – Bus departs from Ernst & Young to return to campus

For more information contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 216.397.1592 or cgall@jcu.edu.


Past Participating Companies

The 2015 participating companies will be updated closer to the event.

Adams Lynch   Associates NAS Recruitment Communications
AFLAC Panzica Construction/US Wind Supply/Cleveland Recuriting Co
Aurum Wealth Management Group Penske Logistics
Bahama Breeze Pro Football Hall of Fame
Baldwin-Wallace College
Brennan, Manna & Diamond Riddell Sports, Inc.
Cleveland Clinic Silsby Road
Cobos Insurance Center, Inc Sisters of Charity Health System
Diocese of Cleveland Skylight Financial Group
Huntington Bank Summer on the Cuyahoga
J & M Real Estate Advisors Superior Products
Jones Day The Lubrizol Corporation
Key Bank The Progressive Corporation
KeyBank National Association The Sherwin-Williams Company
Lockheed Martin (Retired) thunder::tech
McGreevy Evans & Assoc United Way of Greater Cleveland
Merrill Lynch Wells Fargo Insurance Services
MGO wealth