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Conference Information

The Eastern Region Career Conference & Expo 2015 will be held on the Penn State Hazleton campus.  Free transportation will be provided to those students interested in attending the conference and expo.  Please stop in to see Karen Ford in the Struthers Family Career Services Center or email klf19@psu.edu with your name, phone number and email address indicating that you would like to ride the bus.  The bus will leave the Wilkes-Barre campus at approximately 8:00 a.m. and will return at approximately 4:30 p.m.

Students participating in the conference will attend two sessions as outlined below:

          Session 1: Networking Strategies

          Session 2: Interviewing Successfully

Participants will attend an Etiquette and Networking Lunch afterwards. The conference is open only to all currently registered Penn State students. Registration is required to participate in the conference. *Note: Professional dress is required if you are actively seeking a job or internship. See examples of professional attire for men and women.  Otherwise, if you are attending the conference and expo for professional development purposes, business casual is appropriate.  See examples of business casual for men and women.

Students Register Here or email wbcareer@psu.edu for alternate accessible registration.


 Time Event 
Conference Agenda
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Student Arrival/Registration (*Please bring PSU Student ID)
10:00 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Session 1 – Networking Strategies
11:00a.m.  – 11:50 a.m. Session 2 – Interviewing Successfully
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Etiquette and Networking Lunch with Employers
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Expo Information

The Career Exploration Expo is an opportunity for Penn State students and alumni to talk with employers about future career opportunities. Some employers will be actively recruiting as well. Registration is not required to attend the Expo.

The Expo will be held from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

View list of employers attending

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