Careers, internships or brushing up on skills for the future — no matter which they sought, MU Engineering students found these opportunities in abundance at the Fall 2017 Career Fair.
The University of Missouri College of Engineering Fall 2017 Career Fair is scheduled for September 19, 2017 from 10-3 at the Mizzou Arena in Columbia. More than 200 employers will be available providing the nearly 2,000 students in attendance with opportunities to meet recruiters from top engineering companies throughout the U.S. Get more information about […]
National conventions are key opportunities for networking, visibility, student recruitment and more for engineering student organizations. The Mizzou chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) not only maximized those opportunities, but had two members elected to prestigious regional posts at this year’s NSBE Annual Convention from March 29 to April 2 in Kansas City, Mo.
A total of 824 students and 135 companies participated in the event, which provides a great opportunity for Mizzou Engineering students to showcase their abilities to eager industry partners.
The Fall 2016 University of Missouri College of Engineering Career Fair, held Sept. 13 at Mizzou Arena, proved to be a record-setting success. A total of 190 companies participated in the event, topping the previous record of 175.
Lorenzo Boyice’s interest in computer science motivated him to look for opportunities in industry. He’s finished two summer internships and will start a full-time job after his planned May 2016 graduation.
Lauren Grubbs, CiE ’12, was an honors undergraduate research student who worked with Assistant Teaching Professor Enos Inniss during her senior year, evaluating bioretention performance for stormwater quality and quantity controls.
Fully 175 companies participated in the fall Career Fair at Mizzou Arena, a 17 percent increase over the previous record. And nearly 2,000 engineering students with résumés in hand circulated and chatted with potential employers — a 10 percent increase over the next highest number of participants.
John Morrison’s summer internship has yielded firsthand experience and also a lot of satisfaction from taking part in a major change to Mizzou’s campus and his home college.