Careers For Impact
February 20, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This event will showcase businesses and non-profit organizations whose missions are purpose-driven with a focus on creating a sustainable and inclusive economy. The event will be held in the Plemmons Student Union with concurrent sessions planned for 10:00, 11:00, and 2:00. Students are not obligated to stay through all the sessions the entire day, but instead are encouraged to drop in to the sessions that interest them.
As a result of this event:
- Students will begin to identify the type of workplace culture they want.
- Students will meet and network with employers whose values are aligned with theirs and learn about current and future work opportunities.
- Students will gain knowledge to move towards a desired career path, including first destination and beyond.
- Employers will gain a broader understanding of the career interests and skills of Appalachian students.
Sustainable Business & Social Entrepreneurship
Calloway Peak (137A): French Broad Chocolates, Green Sage Cafe, No Evil Foods, Gaia Herbs
MacRae Peak (137B): Penland School of Crafts, Unity Digital Agency
12:00 - 12:50 pm
Careers for Impact Lunch (Pre-registration and Handshake confirmation required)
Parkway Ballroom (420)
1:00 - 1:50 pm
Careers for Impact Employer Meet Ups in the Union
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Careers for Impact Coffee Hour (All invited)
Price Lake (201A)
Host Hotel for Employers
Hampton Inn & Suites Boone, 1252 US Highway 421, Boone, NC 28607 - $89/night (plus tax)
Click here to reserve or call 828-386-6464
We can speak on a variety of topics, including resumes, job searching, networking, interviewing, and more.Presentation Request Form
Room 387 Reservations
Need to schedule a meeting in our conference room? Reserve Room 387 with the below form.