The 4th annual Corporate Partners Career Expo held January 21 was a great success, with 22 employers recruiting for full-time, part-time and internship positions. More than 375 graduate and undergraduate students and alumni attended, a 134-percent increase over 2015.
Employers responded enthusiastically to the event—scheduled in the evening for the first time. “The caliber of students was above and beyond expectations,” said one. “They were all incredibly professional, well dressed and highly motivated to hear about the opportunities we had to offer.
Another employer lauded the professionalism of students. “The organization and participation at the DU Daniels College of Business Career Expo was excellent,” wrote the employer. “The Career Services representatives were extremely helpful, and the students were well prepared and presented themselves in a very professional manner.”
The Daniels Corporate Partners Career Expo is a signature career event for Daniels students, inviting Daniels Corporate Partners exclusively to campus. The College’s annual giving program, the Daniels Corporate Partners Program encourages valuable interactions among executives, students, faculty, staff and alumni. In addition to gaining exclusive recruiting access via the Corporate Partners Career Expo, corporate partners are invited to participate in activities such as the Executive-in-Residence program and advisory boards, to sponsor and attend events, presentations and other programs, and more.
Learn more about the Daniels Corporate Partners Program at daniels.du.edu/corporate-community. Learn more about the Corporate Partners Career Expo at daniels.du.edu/corporate-partners-career-expo.