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Using Your Voice to Make Change

Thursday, April 19, 2018, 7:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.

All women students are invited to join Megan Chao (class of ’09, U.S. Executive Director and Co-Founder of Hope for Life, SPU’s 2018 GOLD Alumna of the Year) and Shauna Causey (class of ’06, Vice President of Marketing for Simple Finance) for a panel discussion that will both inspire and challenge you to use your voice.

Regardless of field or area of expertise, Megan and Shauna will speak to the opportunities that each student’s unique viewpoint provides them to affect change – in their individual lives, the lives of others, and the world at large.

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Business and Government Mega Meet-up

Wednesday, April 18, 2018, 2:30 p.m.–5 p.m.

Career fair meets networking event.  Come meet employers and alumni working in business and government.  Learn about their organization and find a job or internship!  All students invited.

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Preparing the Next Purpose-Driven Workforce

Thursday, April 5, 2018, 8 a.m.–4 p.m.

The UW Tacoma Center for Leadership and Social Responsibility presents this conference with speakers and panelists addressing how to prepare the next purpose-driven workforce. Representatives from MOD Pizza, Alaska Airlines, Subaru of America, and those in the next generation, Frances Holuba of Chief Social Architects, Carina Weyer of Global Impact and Rachel Sumekh of Swipe Out Hunger, will discuss the expectation gap between employee and employer, the importance of businesses demonstrating leadership and more!

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World Vision Career Trek

Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

See what a day in the life of World Vision is like. Tour the Visitor Center, go to chapel with employees, hear from a panel of directors across various areas of the organization, and get résumé tips and tricks from their HR department. This is an all-day event spent at their headquarters in Federal Way. Depart SPU at 9:00 am and return at 3:00 pm.

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HelloFresh Employer Meet-up

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 2 p.m.–3 p.m.

They shop, plan and deliver step-by-step recipes and ingredients so you can just relax and enjoy all there is to love about cooking. And eating. They'd love to meet you and share about their Sales & Marketing entry-level positions that are available, and see how you can become part of their fast-growing team in Seattle! They are hiring full-time roles with benefits.

Tableau Career Trek

Wednesday, March 28, 2018, 3 p.m.–4:30 p.m.

Meet Tableau employees, see their new offices in Fremont, and learn what it's like to intern or work at this fabulous company!

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Seattle Nanny Network Employer Meet-up

Monday, March 5, 2018, 3 p.m.–5 p.m.

Fun, flexible and rewarding jobs with kids - whether you are looking for gigs or a career, Seattle Nanny Network and Pogo Rides will be on hand to answer your questions, whether you are just curious, or serious about signing up. They will have free snacks, Uber Eats/Rides gift card raffles, and swag. They look forward to meeting you!

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Brooks Career Trek

Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 3:30 p.m.–5 p.m.

Come meet the company who knows running better than anyone else. Brooks does one thing -- they make the best running gear in the world. Every design and engineering choice is informed by runners’ needs and the running experiences they crave. Find out how they get customer feedback, design shoes, market their products and build community -- all with a bent towards the social good. See their headquarters in Fremont and meet their energetic staff!

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Become an HR Recruiter - CV Partners Employer Meet-up

Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 3 p.m.–4 p.m.

Find out what it's like to be an HR recruiter at a company! How do you become one, what is the day-to-day work like, how do you find people to fill roles that companies need? Meet with Senior Recruiter Tricia Smith from CVPartners, who has been a recruiter at a tech company, a large healthcare non-profit, and now for an agency that places finance and accounting professionals at companies all over the region. She's excited to share about "the life of a recruiter" and connect you to this exciting career path!

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Teach in China - ERRC Employer Meet-up

Monday, February 26, 2018, 3 p.m.–4 p.m.

Teach in China! 4-week summer 2018 positions open now for teaching middle schoolers and college undergrads through this Christian organization! They offer teachers a chance to teach the subjects they love to students who are motivated to learn--not only from their academic lessons, but also from the way they live. Their students come from China's top universities and will be the future leaders of this quickly developing country. They are quick learners, curious about the world around them and longing to find meaning and purpose for their lives.