Diversity Career Connection Mixer, Tuesday, February 7, 2023 from 6:00pm-8:00pm.


Student Info

Eat, Win Prizes, and Speed Network with Employers!

Grab a bite to eat and learn how to create your 60-second elevator pitch and to ask power questions that will help you instantly connect with hiring managers, recruiters and others!

You will also have the opportunity to practice your elevator speech, ask your power questions and learn more about multiple companies that are seeking to hire talented diverse students. Each participant will be given a passport to speak with 6 different company representatives, speed-networking style. This means you get to engage with several companies in a short amount of time. Each student is encouraged to collect 6 stickers in their passport by the end of the event. Those who do so can then be entered in a drawing to win door prizes that will be given away at the end of the event.

Student Agenda

6:00pm-6:30pm - Eat & Learn How to Network & Create Your Personal Branding Statement
6:30pm-7:45pm - Group Speed Networking with Employers
7:45pm-8:00pm - Door Prize Drawings
Heavy refreshments will be served.

Business Casual attire and registration is required to attend. Seats are limited.


Employer Info

Participate in this fast-paced, interactive and fun event to connect with talented diverse and underrepresented students. You'll help students practice their 60-second elevator pitch, respond to their questions, and have opportunities to share more about your company and success strategies at small group round tables.

Each student will be given a passport and is encouraged to speak with representatives from 6 different company tables, small group speed-networking style. This means you get to engage with many talented diverse students in a short amount of time!

We have room for only 20 companies so don't miss out on the opportunity! Heavy refreshments will be served.

Employer Agenda

6:00pm-6:30pm - Retaining Diverse Talent Recruiter Roundtable (Optional)
6:30pm-7:45pm - Group Speed Networking with Students


If you need an accommodation to fully participate in this event, please contact the University Career Development Center at 479-575-2805 or email recruit@uark.edu. The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.




Career Development Center

Arkansas Union

Nola Holt Royster Suite 607

479-575-2805

career@uark.edu

HOURS

Monday - Friday

8am - 5pm

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Thanks to Our Employer Partners!