LSU Olinde Career Center Events

Fall 2019 Events

student and employer shaking hands

Employer Drive In

August 7, 2019

This employers-only, all-day workshop instructs employers on how to best recruit LSU students and alumni through breakout sessions, a student panel, and presentations by college deans from across campus. Kick off the fall recruiting season with a crash course in recruiting at LSU!

Learn more about the Employer Drive In event. 

student speaking with potential employer

On-Campus Job Fair

August 21, 2019

This new initiative during Welcome Week is an opportunity for on-campus departments to engage with students who are seeking on-campus employment. 

More details coming soon.

students holding suits

JCPenney Suit Up

September 8, 2019

The LSU Olinde Career Center has collaborated with JCPenney to provide exclusive discounts to LSU students. Join us for this smart savings event to purchase full professional attire at 70% off when combining the 40% off coupon for all attendees with existing store discounts! These deals include a great selection of suits, shirts, blouses, and shoes! Consultants and staff will provide tips for fresh fashion styles and Sephora Mini Makeovers so students can be fully prepared and confident for potential job interviews and networking opportunities.

Learn more about Suit Up with JCPenney.

career expo in the PMAC

LSU Career Expo 


September 10 and 11, 2019 

This two-day Career Expo, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, is separated by industry. We also host receptions for Business and Engineering this week.

Learn more about the LSU Career Expo.

networking reception

College of Engineering Networking Reception

September 9, 2019

This Pre-Expo Networking Reception allows employers participating in the Expo to visit with Engineering students in a more intimate setting than the Expo provides.

Learn more about the College of Engineering Networking Reception.

students and professor walking in BEC

E.J. Ourso College of Business Networking

September 10, 2019

This Pre-Expo Networking Reception allows employers participating in the Expo to visit with Business students in a more intimate setting than the Expo provides.

Learn more about the E. J. Ourso College of Business Networking Reception. 

 

student talking to adviser

Major Mining Workshop


Dates TBD for Fall 2019

Trying to choose a major? Unsure about the one you have? Learn how to select a major at LSU during one of these one-hour workshops this spring. 

More details coming soon.

students at graduation commencement

Law School & Graduate Workshops

Dates TBD for Fall 2019

If you are interested in attending either law school or grad school, then these workshops are just what you need to get a jump start on the admissions process!

More details coming soon.

 

faculty member in biology lab

Health Professions Fair

October 2, 2019

Professional schools and programs, with specializations in the healthcare industry, connect with students with like-minded career paths or interests and have the chance to network, gather information and explore careers in health care. Medical, dental and other professional programs from Louisiana and across the country, in addition to several baccalaureate programs, look forward to this annual event - which continues to see great success in student attendance. 

Learn more about the Health Professions Fair.

construction job site

Construction Interviewing Day

October 10, 2019

Employers recruit students in Construction Management and Civil and Industrial Engineering for full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions. We also offer a Construction Interviewing Day each spring.

Learn more about Construction Interviewing Day.

student speaking with potential employer

Agriculture Career Fair

October 24, 2019

Co-hosted with the College of Agriculture, this event will allow students of all majors to network with local and nationwide employers recruiting for a variety of internship and full-time positions within food, nutrition, textile, environmental, plant, soil and animal sciences as well as forestry, wildlife and fisheries biology, conservation and natural resources management, business, engineering, communications, sales, fashion and merchandising, human services and more. Additionally, students will have the chance to inquire about admission information on agriculture professional school programs. 

Learn more about the Agriculture Career Fair. 

education student working with elementary student

School Professionals' Networking Day

October 30, 2019

School Professionals' Networking Day is a one-day recruitment program that partners schools and districts nationwide with students and alumni to network for full-time positions in the teaching, counseling, school librarian and media specialists, school psychologists, speech pathologists/therapists, audiologists, school leadership, social work and other school-based professional fields. We also offer a School Professionals' Interviewing Day each spring. 

Learn more about School Professionals' Networking Day.

 

 

 

 

Spring 2020 Events

students holding suits

JCPenney Suit Up

Date TBD for Spring 2020

The LSU Olinde Career Center has collaborated with JCPenney to provide exclusive discounts to LSU students. Join us for this smart savings event to purchase full professional attire at 70% off when combining the 40% off coupon for all attendees with existing store discounts! These deals include a great selection of suits, shirts, blouses, and shoes! Consultants and staff will provide tips for fresh fashion styles and Sephora Mini Makeovers so students can be fully prepared and confident for potential job interviews and networking opportunities.

More details coming November 2019. 

student at career fair booth

College of Engineering Networking Reception

Date TBD for Spring 2020

This Pre-Expo Networking Reception allows employers participating in the Expo to visit with Engineering students in a more intimate setting than the Expo provides.

More details coming November 2019. 

 

 

 

 

expo in pmac

LSU Career Expo

Date TBD for Spring 2020

This will be a one-day Career Expo from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. See event details for more information.

More details coming November 2019. 

 

 

 

 

students walking with professor in BEC

E.J. Ourso College of Business Networking

Date TBD for Spring 2020

This Networking Reception allows employers participating in the Expo to visit with Business students in a more intimate setting than the Expo provides.

More details coming November 2019. 

 

 

 

student in olinde career center

On-Campus Interviewing Program (OCI)

Date TBD for Spring 2020

The On-campus Interviewing Program (OCI) is a nine-week program managed through Handshake, which brings employers to campus to interview students for internships and full-time job opportunities.

More details coming November 2019. 

student eating ice cream at job fair

Summer Jobs Fair

Date TBD for Spring 2020

The Summer Jobs Fair connects students seeking summer employment, part-time jobs or volunteer experience with representatives from camps, resorts and other businesses.  Positions available for Summer 2019.

More details coming November 2019. 

 

employer presenting company at booth

Art & Design Career Networking Day

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Art + Design Career Networking Day connects students with employers recruiting for full-time, part-time, and internship positions in the art and design fields.

More details coming November 2019. 

employer conducting interview with student

Construction Interviewing Day

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Employers recruit students in Construction Management and Civil and Industrial Engineering for full-time, part-time, internship and co-op positions. We also offer a Construction Interviewing Day each fall.

More details coming November 2019. 

studetn with employer at networking event

Networking Night at Manship

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Students network with employers in communication fields to learn about their respective organizations, build professional relationships, and find out about internship and other job opportunities.

More details coming November 2019. 

 

 

 

 

kinesiology employer at career fair booth

Kinesiology Career Fair

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Students network with employers in kinesiology fields to learn about their respective organizations, build professional relationships, and find out about internship and other job opportunities.

More details coming November 2019.

graduates at commencement

Law School & Graduate Workshops

Date TBD for Spring 2020

If you are interested in attending either law school or grad school, then these workshops are just what you need to get a jump start on the admissions process!

More details coming November 2019.

dewalt career fair booth

Opportunity Knocks! A Late Season Career Fair

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Recruiters with hiring timelines in late Spring should attend this new event. Students from all majors are invited to attend this career event offering full-time, internship, and part-time opportunities with employers across a variety of industries, with a heavy emphasis on business and liberal arts major opportunities. Graduating students seeking full-time employment are especially encouraged to attend to make the most of this final on-campus recruiting event of the academic year. 

More details coming November 2019.

 

jefferson parish public school system career fair booth

School Professionals' Networking Day

Date TBD for Spring 2020

School Professionals' Networking Day is a one-day recruitment program that partners schools and districts nationwide with students and alumni to network for full-time positions in the teaching, counseling, school librarian and media specialists, school psychologists, speech pathologists/therapists, audiologists, school leadership, social work and other school-based professional fields.

More details coming November 2019.

graduate in petro plant

Major Mining Workshop

Date TBD for Spring 2020

Trying to choose a major? Unsure about the one you have? Learn how to select a major at LSU during one of these one-hour workshops this spring. 

More details coming November 2019.