Career Networking

Student Attendee Information

Make Connections. Get Hired.
Sunday, November 23, 2014
3:30-7:30 p.m.
Lynch Memorial Hall & Mund College Center

Network with LVC alumni and parent professionals while learning key tips and tricks to enhance your skill set.

This annual career event is planned, prepared, and presented by LVC alumni, and is free for students. Sessions are interactive and fast-paced, allowing guests to meet numerous members of the LVC network. All LVC students are encouraged to attend, regardless of class year or major.

Make Connections. Get Hired. will benefit those seeking internships, jobs, or grad schools. You don't want to miss this event that has prepared hundreds of students for the professional working world!


Click here to fill out your online registration form. Registration closes on Nov. 19. Please note if you have a meal plan, we will submit one meal credit to go towards the dinner for this event.


3:30-3:45 p.m.
Synodinos Commons, Lynch Memorial Hall

3:45 p.m.
Welcome and Introductions
Synodinos Commons, Lynch Memorial Hall

4-4:50 p.m.
Networking 101, Presented by Theresa Block '07
Synodinos Commons, Lynch Memorial Hall

Participants will learn the basics of how to network and put their new knowledge into practice as alumni, parents, and students mingle and make connections throughout this workshop.

5-5:30 p.m., 5:35-6:05 p.m.
Breakout Sessions
Classrooms, Lynch Memorial Hall

Guests may pick two sessions to attend during the online registration process.

  • Digital Networking and Job Search, Presented by James Lloyd '11
  • Experience Stories: the best way to answer interview questions, Presented by Carrie Panetta '97
  • 30-seconds to Interview: personal Introductions that work, Presented by Megan Harris '13
  • Personality Assessments: not just another online quiz, Presented by Andrew Murphy '95
  • Phone and Skype Interview Etiquette for the Professional Texter, Presented by Betsy Swartz '85
  • Teaching Interview Madness and Mistakes, Presented by Dawn Connelly '92

6:15-7:30 p.m.
Dinner Interview
Presented by Cyndi Coakley M'99

Dining Hall, Mund College Center
Alumni and parent volunteers will conduct a mock interview session with students, providing instant feedback. Throughout the dinner, professional dinner etiquette tips will be presented.


Recommended dress: Business casual

Questions? Please contact Michelle Krall M'11 in the Office of Alumni & Parent Engagement.