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2019 Event Details TBA
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Each year, the college hosts more than 40 partner companies and organizations to network with students in the accounting program. This year's open house runs concurrently with CBE Career Ready Day (see below). The student attendance averages 300+ and all net proceeds benefit scholarships awarded to students within the program. Learn more about the open house.
2018 Event Details
Date: Friday, Oct. 5, 2018
Time: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Location: West Village Commons
Cost to attend: $300 (lunch and parking included)
Career Ready Day is an interactive event for all CBE students to network with business partners and learn about professional development and career preparedness topics. The event hosts recruiters in the Internship and Career Fair with concurrent breakout sessions on relevant topics for students.
To learn more about participating in the afternoon breakout sessions as a panelist and/or presenter, contact Lisa Michocki at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the Date for 2019
Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: West Village Commons, Ballroom A
Cost to attend: $300 (lunch and parking included)
This intimate career fair is for employers looking to network exclusively with students in economics, accounting, business administration and business systems and processes (BSAP). Companies participating in the CBE Business Partnership Program are accommodated first then open to the general public. (To learn more about the Business Partnership Program, contact Lisa Michocki at lmichocki AT_TOWSON.)
About the event
Employer of the Day is a unique opportunity to connect with students of the College of Business and Economics through a daylong recruiting event. A typical agenda for an Employer of the Day includes:
- An information table located on the first floor of Stephens Hall (the building on campus where all business class are held) in a prime location just outside the Enactus Café for up to three hours;
- Access to a class of choice (a list of available classes is updated each term) to present on the employers topic of choice. Topics generally include careers in the field of the company and preparing for business after graduation;
- An information session for 75 minutes to go over in detail the company, internship/full-time opportunities and the application process. Question and answer is strongly encouraged;
- Lunch at one of the campus dining facilities;
- On-campus parking;
- Light refreshments for the information session.
The Employer of the Day will be marketed as such throughout Stephens Hall (home to the business school) via digital signage and bulletin boards for one week prior to the reserved date. Announcements will also be made in weekly communications distributed to all CBE students (approximately 3,000 students) for two weeks prior to the event. The participating companies may send their logo and 3-4 sentence company overview to CBECareerServices AT_TOWSON to be used in the promotion of their company.
- Mock interviews
- Resume review sessions
Registration for Employer of the Day is required. The deadline to register is:
Fall - August 1
Spring - January 1
The fee to participate in Employer of the Day is $250. Payment must be received no later than one week prior to the date being hosted on campus.
If you are not already a participating company in the CBE Employer Partner Program, please contact Lisa Michocki at lmichocki AT_TOWSON to learn more about how you can maximize your presence on campus and get the most out of your contribution.
CBE Student Academic and Career Services assists in facilitating on-campus recruiting for partner companies. Interested participants may sign up for a full day to conduct on-campus interviews conveniently located in Stephens Hall. Promotion of the position(s) will take place in the weekly e-newsletter distributed to all 3,400+ CBE students. Targeted messages can be sent upon request.
There is no charge for this event when participating in the CBE Partner Program. Companies who are not a part of the CBE Partner Program will incur a $30.00 charge (this is an optional fee, which covers the cost of parking on campus (2 codes) and two meal vouchers for dining on campus). Please notify CBECareerServices AT_TOWSON if you are opting out of the parking and meal voucher.
Payment must be received no later than one week prior to the date being hosted on campus.
CBE Partner companies are invited to “table” on the first floor of Stephens Hall, Monday through Thursday during the 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. or 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. timeframes, September 1-December 1 and February 1-May 1. Attendance is free. Sign up at any time. Guests access visitor parking on the first floor of the Glen Garage. The cost is $3.00/hr. - $12.00 max.