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Jump Start Your STEM Job Search

Jump Start your STEM job search 2017Thank you to everybody who supported this year’s event: 144 students attended!

“Thanks so much for this opportunity. It was such a helpful and exciting experience!”

 “Thank you so much. Loved all of it.”

 “Individuals who helped at resume and LinkedIn were very helpful. I also plan on emailing a few contacts for follow up information. Overall I felt like I built some valuable connections.”

Students identified as:

African American, American, Arab, Asian, Biracial, Black, Bulgarian, Caucasian, Chinese, Ethiopian, German, Hispanic, Indian, Latina/o/x, Mexican, Middle Eastern, Mixed, Multiracial, Native American, Palestinian, Somali, Vietnamese Western European, White.

Institutions represented:

Century College, Dakota Technical College, Leech Lake Tribal College, Metropolitan State University, MSU-Mankato, Normandale Community College, St. Olaf College, St. Paul College, Takoda Institute, UM-Morris, UM-Twin Cities, University of North Dakota and Winona State University.

This career-readiness event allowed students to:

  • Join Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, Inc., for a conversation on the importance of innovation, creativity, and education in an increasingly connected world.
  • Network with STEM industry recruiters and leaders.
  • Attend workshops on interviewing and job search tools.
  • Get a free LinkedIn head shot taken by a professional photographer.
  • Have career conversations with STEM professionals.

Thank you to our official sponsors:

  • Boston Scientific
  • Thomson Reuters
  • North Star STEM Alliance
  • SciTechsperience
  • Proto labs
  • Jamf
  • Augsburg University