Career Development Events

2018-2019 Academic Year

Gustie Career Week - Students Register NOW

September 24th through September 28th

Gustie Career Week presents fantastic opportunities to explore multiple industries, organizations and seminars for personal and professional development. Join us for an exciting series of workshops, employer panels, networking opportunities, and special events designed to gain awareness of a variety of career fields, provide students with the skills needed to tackle various career clusters and industries, and deliver tools to conduct successful searches within specific careers.

This week is designed for all Gusties, whether you are just beginning to explore Career Clusters, or you've already targeted your career goals, the Gustavus Center For Career Development invites you to participate in 20+ engaging programs during Gustie Career Week September 24th-28th.

Here's what you can expect to experience at Career Week:

  • Engage with industry experts and Gustie alums during career focused industry panels
  • Get insider tips on how to start your career and succeed from writing a resume to getting a job overseas 
  • Learn industry trends 
  • Get a glimpse into the working world in a variety of industries 
  • Acquire valuable job search strategies 
  • Network with people with similar interests, career goals and professional passions

Gustie Career Week Schedule

Daily Handshake Tutorials 9:30am & 3:30pm

Seminars will last 45 minutes, additional details on each seminar can be found on Handshake.

Gustie Career Panels will last 45 minutes, panelist details and company information, and location details will be updated on Handshake.

Registration for each individual event is requested.


Gustie Career Week Schedule
Monday 9/24 Tuesday 9/25 Wednesday 9/26 Thursday 9/27 Friday 9/28

11:30am - Discover Your Dream Job Seminar

5:00pm - Strengths Finder Seminar

6:00pm - Gustie Career Panel: Gustie Student Success Tips

11:30am - Resumes Recruiters Love Seminar

5:00pm - Building Career Networks that Work Seminar

6:00pm - Gustie Career Panel: Law, Government & Nonprofit

11:30am - Perfecting the Personal Pitch Seminar

5:00pm - Is Grad School for You Seminar

6:00pm -Gustie Career Panel: STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math)

Gustie Business Cluster Career Panels

10:30am - Consulting

11:30am - Finance

1:30pm - Sales

2:30pm - Human Resources

3:30pm - Marketing, Media & Public Relations

6:00pm - Gustie Career Week RECEPTION

11:30am - Company Research Seminar

2:30pm - Connecting Liberal Arts to Any Career Seminar


Career Development is offering transportation to this event at low cost to students. For more information, or to register for the Government and Nonprofit Career Fair: 

Updated 9/4/2018 JV