Lunch and Learns

Gain useful career advice in a varity of topics as you eat your lunch! Stop by Career Exploration in the Plemmons Student Union for different 1 hour sessions throughout the year. Check out past and upcoming sessions below:

Professionalism is your image, communication, and demeanor. Listen to our discussion about how to define and develop your professional presence both in person and online. Our panel of professionals represent a spectrum of careers and will share their personal stories developing their own professional profile. Topics include work place accountability and effective work habits, effective verbal and non-verbal communication skills, professional dress, networking, and etiquette.

Wondering if joining the Peace Corps after graduation is right for you? Listen to our discussion to learn everything you need to know about pursuing this remarkable service opportunity to serve communities across the globe.

It is never too early to start thinking about life after Appalachian and if you are thinking you may be interested in continuing your education - this is the workshop for you! Listen to our discussion about how to apply to graduate schools, making a graduate statement along with resume/CV's for that perfect application. Dr. Robert Sanders, Associate Dean of the Cratis D. Williams Graduate School has the answers all of your graduate school-related questions!

Do you have your own Brand? What presence do you have on Social Media? Unsure how to best utilize your LinkedIn Profile? If these are questions you have thought through then this is the workshop for you! Listen in on our discussion with Sarah Bruet from FAST Enterprises to learn about a recruiters perspective on LinkedIn and Social Media!

Contact Us

Rm. 369, John Thomas Hall
287 Rivers Street
Boone, NC 28608

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Room 387 Reservations

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