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October 2, 2014
10am - 2pm
University of Minnesota, Duluth campus
Kirby Center Ballroom

The Head of the Lakes Job and Internship Fair is the regional job and internship fair for the Twin Ports region, including students and alumni of the University of Wisconsin-Superior, the University of Minnesota Duluth, and the College of Saint Scholastica. Meet employers for networking opportunities, learn about the current market, and find internships and summer, full-time and part-time positions.

To view the list of attending employers, click hereThis link points to an external webpage and will open in a new browser window or tab.

Attendance Fee: FREE

Advised Dress: Business Professional

Parking: FREE

Registration: At the door

Transportation: FREE shuttle from UW-Superior to UMD! 
Meet at the YU Entrance
UW-Superior departures: 9:45, 10:30, 11:30, 12:30
UMD departures: 11:00, 12:00, 1:00, 2:00

For More Information: UMD Career Services' website






Why You Should Go to a Job Fair

If you are serious about your career or just starting out, there are plenty of reasons to attend a job fair:

Freshmen and Sophomores:

  • Discover what the world of work looks like
  • Gather information to help you chose a major
  • Increase your networking contacts
  • Be in the right place to make a first impression
  • Obtain information about the career you wish to pursue
  • Browse and indulge your curiosity

Juniors and Seniors:

  • Be hired by your new employer before you even leaving UW-Superior
  • Apply for a position on-site
  • Meet face-to-face with human resources specialists
  • Network with many employers under the same roof at the same time
  • Find out what recruiters are really looking for
  • Receive job-search advice from recruiters
  • Be in the right place to make a first impression
  • Gain interview experience
  • Increase your networking contacts
  • Obtain information about the career you wish to pursue

6 Tips for Attending a Job Fair

  1. Research attending employers before hand
  2. Prepare a few questions for each recruiter
  3. Bring a few copies of your polished and error free resume
  4. Smile and give a confident handshake
  5. Have a 30-second pitch prepared that highlights you
  6. Carry a padfolio or small briefcase

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