Information Session - CNS Career Center

Diversity Networking Event -- Meet with Recruiters hiring diverse students

Tuesday, November 9, 2021: 5:30pm to 7:00pm
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Diversity Networking Event - Come meet employers actively seeking historically underrepresented students in the workforce. Tuesday, November 9th 5:30 - 7:00pm Virtual on Zoom ***OPEN TO ALL MAJORS*** This group of featured employers hired 100+ students from the Class of 2020 into full-time positions and have hosted 100's of internships over the years. They are actively looking to expand their hiring at UMass and want to network with you! The employer list is still growing and includes: Behavioral Health Network City Year / AmeriCorps EF Education First Fidelity Investments Granite Telecommunications Oracle Raytheon ...and more to come Event Format 5:30-5:45 – Join us for a welcome and to hear each employer provide a brief introduction to their company and the types of roles they are actively hiring for. Remember they will include both full-time positions, as well as internships. Don’t miss out on this portion so you can maximize your time visiting with the employers who are looking for you! This main room will remain open throughout the duration of the event. Feel free to come back if you have any questions or feedback to share. 5:45-7:00 – After the introductions, we will use the Zoom Breakout Rooms Feature so you can pop in and network, chat, or listen as you wish. You will be free to move from employer to employer whenever you want during this time. There is no script or timeline for this segment; it is truly meant for networking so you can visit with these employers. This event is being coordinated and hosted by the UMass Amherst Career Hub.

Event Contact

Janet Bordwin