Fall 2016 Career Event Schedule

 

Monday, October 10

 

IDO Student Career Fair Booth Set Up  | 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Great Room (2nd Floor)

 

Company Career Fair Set Up     | 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Great Room (2nd Floor)

 

Students will be available during this time to assist you with bringing in materials. With a campus parking permit you may park in any lot on campus.  Permits will be mailed upon receipt of your registration.  Several parking stalls will be reserved on the north side of the Union for loading and unloading items.

 

Program Partner Breakout Session #1  | 2:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Room 310, 312, Sandhills

The Industrial Distribution Program Partners will give a brief company overview, discuss their internship program, and outline full-time career paths after graduation.

 

 

Room 312

Room 310

Sandhills Room

2:15 pm

Company A

Company C

Company B

2:35 pm

Company B

Company A

Company C

2:55 pm

Company C

Company B

Company A

 

 

Advisory Council Meeting | 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn – 110 2nd Ave

Advisory Council members will receive an agenda prior to the meeting.

 

ID Program Overview & Orientation | 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Holiday Inn – 110 2nd Ave

Company representatives new to our event are strongly encouraged to attend.  IDO Leadership Team members will provide an overview of the program and strategies to make your experience at the career event a success.

 

ID Program Partners Reception | 5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

Holiday Inn – 110 2nd Ave

Program partners have the opportunity to network with senior ID students.  Light appetizers and drinks provided.  

 

Senior Banquet | 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Holiday Inn – 110 2nd Ave

For all company representatives and senior students.  Network and discuss opportunities and future plans. Dinner will be served followed by a short program. Cash bar. Business casual dress.

 

Tuesday, October 11

 

Career Fair Set Up  | 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Great Room (2nd Floor)

A loading area is available on the north side of the building.  Students will be available during this time to assist you with bringing in materials. With a campus parking permit you may park in any lot on campus; the lot north of the Union will be reserved for the event.

 

Showcase of ID Student Internships / Breakfast | 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

OTOL Room 133 & 135

Whether a veteran internship company or a company looking for your first intern, join this session to hear best practices from the perspective of the student.  Selected interns from the 2016 internship program will present on their overall experience and project. The presentation will be followed by a Q & A.

Program Partner Breakout Session #2   | 8:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m.

Room 310, 312, Sandhills, and Cedar

The Industrial Distribution Program Partners will give a brief company overview, discuss their internship program, and outline full-time career paths after graduation.

 

 

Room 312

Room 310

Sandhills Room

Cedar Room

8:00 am

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Company G

Company F

Company E

8:20 am

Company E

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Company G

Company F

8:40 am

Company F

Company E

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Company G

9:00 am

Company G

Company F

Company E

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High School Counselor Orientation Session | 8:45am – 9:45am
OTOL Room TBD
The orientation meeting is designed to provide high school counselors with the opportunity to hear firsthand about the UNK Industrial Distribution program from the perspectives of current ID students, the ID Faculty, and company representatives attending the event.

 

Industrial Distribution Career Fair | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Ponderosa Room (2nd Floor)

Light refreshments and beverages will be available throughout the day. The focus of the first 60 minutes will be seniors seeking full-time positions and those seeking Summer 2017 internships. Underclassmen will arrive at 10:30 a.m.

 

Interview Set Up | 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Ponderosa Room (2nd Floor)

Company booths must be dismantled at 12:30 pm and students will reset the room for interviews.  Interview locations will be different so all booth materials need packed up and removed. Freshman and sophomore IDO members will help during this time.

 

Lunch Break | 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Market @ 27th (2nd Floor)

A ticket for the Market @ 27th on the second floor of the Nebraskan Student Union will be in each company representative’s registration packet.

 

 

 

Company Conducted Interviews | 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Locations to be assigned, map provided at the fair.

No interviews will be allowed during the Career Fair. Interviews may begin at 2:00 p.m. in designated locations.  Snacks will be provided near the student waiting area. 

 

Evening on Your Own

Informal gatherings with students are encouraged but must be held off campus and set up individually with the students.

 

Wednesday, October 12

 

Company Conducted Interviews Continue | 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Locations to be assigned, map provided at the fair. Snacks will be provided near the student waiting area.

 

Interview Booths Disassemble | 2:15 p.m.

Immediately following the conclusion of interviews. IDO members will sign up to assist.

 

Nebraskan Student Union, Ponderosa Room

Network before the fair begins in the registration area. Light refreshments and beverages.

 

Career Fair / 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Ponderosa Room (2nd Floor)

The focus of the first 60 minutes will be seniors seeking full-time positions and those seeking Summer 2015 internships. Underclassmen will join us at 10:30 a.m.

 

Interview Set Up / 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Ponderosa Room (2nd Floor)

Company booths must be dismantled and we will reset the room for interviews. Interview locations will be different so all booth materials will need packed up and removed. Freshman and sophomore IDO members are asked to help during this time.

 

Lunch Break / 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Nebraskan Student Union — The Market @ 27th Street (2nd floor)

A lunch ticket for The Market will be in your registration packet.

 

Internship Best Practices and Q & A / 1:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Sandhills Room

If you would like to know more about our internship program, this will be an open forum for your questions. Topics highlighted will include the academic requirements, the intern’s project and company best practices.

 

Company Conducted Interviews / 2:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Locations to be assigned, map provided at the fair.

No interviews will be allowed during the Career Fair. Interviews may begin at 2:15 PM in designated locations. Snacks will be provided near the student waiting area.

 

Dinner On Your Own
You may take this opportunity to invite students out to dinner.  

 

High School Counselor Orientation Session / 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
OTOL
The orientation meeting is designed to provide high school counselors with the opportunity to hear first-hand about the UNK Industrial Distribution program from the perspectives of current ID students, the ID Faculty, and company representatives attending the event.

 

 

Thursday, February 18

Company Conducted Interviews Continue / 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Nebraskan Student Union – Locations to be assigned, map provided at the fair.

Snacks will be provided near the student waiting area.

 

Take Down | 12:30 p.m. – finished.

Students are encouraged to assist as this is your event. Please consider contributing in this way. Contact Matt Huston, 308-991-8546 with questions.

 

 

 

ID Partners

ID Partners includes individuals, trade associations, distributors, and manufacturers providing financial support and enhancement to the UNK Industrial Distribution program. Support from ID Partners enables us to provide world-class education and service to students and hiring firms.

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