Career Center Events

UPCOMING EVENTS: Includes seminars, training, career fairs, and on-campus recruitment

SPRING 2015:

Thursday, February 4, 2014
On-Campus Recruitment: MAXX Fitness
Time: 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Location: Pitts Dining Hall

Friday, February 5, 2014
On-Campus Recruitment: Verizon Wireless
Time: 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Location: Pitts Dining Hall

FALL 2014 Events:
Career and Job Fairs:
•    ON-CAMPUS: FAIR ON THE HILL: community resources, part-time jobs and internship fair, Tuesday, August 26, 2014
•    REGIONAL: West Georgia Career Connect Expo and Job Fair, Thursday, September 25, 2014
•    STATE-WIDE: Georgia Career Opportunities Career Fair, Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Campus Recruitment:
•    Team Effort, Thursday, October 16, 2014
•    Mike Patton Auto, Wednesday, October 29, 2014
•    Moe’s, Thursday, October 30, 2014
•    Wal-Mart Grocery Store, Wednesday, November 5, 2014
•    National Guard, Monday, November 10, 2014
•    Camp Gilsson, Tuesday, November 11, 2014
•    US Army, Wednesday, November 19, 2014
•    Navy Medicine, Tuesday, December 2, 2014
•    AIG of Columbus, Wednesday, December 3, 2014
•    US ARMY, Thursday, December 4, 2014

Graduate School Programming:
•    Life University Graduate Programs- Recruitment Day, Friday, September 12, 2014
•    GRE- PRACTICE TEST, Saturday, October 25, 2014
•    Doctor of Physical Therapy- What does this mean?, Breanu University, Tuesday, November 4, 2014
•    Mentoring Session for Pre-Law Student (University of Alabama), Tuesday, November 18, 2014, co-sponsored with LIFT and SOURCE Center
•    SCAD Graduate School Programs, Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Other Events:
•    Education Department Open House, Tuesday, September 30, 2014, co-sponsored with Education Department
•    Dementia Tours, Tuesday, October 14, 2014, co-sponsored with Nursing Department, Psychological Sciences Department and the Counseling Center
•    Step-up to the MIC, Career Center and SOURCE Center, Friday, October 17, 2014,

Career Programming:
•    My Summer Internship (CE), Thursday, September 18, 2014, co-sponsored with Psychological Science Department
•    Financial Literacy (CE), Rob Looney, Alumnus, Edward Jones, Tuesday, October 7, 2014, sponsored with the Business and Accounting Department, SOURCE Center, and Delta Mu Delta
•    Working Abroad- JET Program (CE), Tuesday, October 7, 2014, sponsored with Global Engagement Office, and Student Engagement
•    Healthcare Careers- Working with the Elderly (CE), Tuesday, October 14, 2014, co-sponsored with Nursing Department, Psychological Sciences Department and the Counseling Center
•    Social Media for Students: Social Media Best Practices for Landing (and keeping) a Great Job (CE), Speaker: Brandon Eley, Thursday, October 16, 2014, Co-sponsored with the Business and Accounting Department
•    Shackelford Award Panel (CE), Friday, October 17, 2014, co-sponsored by the Alumni Office, Career Development Center, and the SOURCE Center.
•    Servant Leadership in the Workplace (CE), Chick-Fil-A, Thursday, November 6, 2014, co-sponsored with the Business and Accounting Department, Spiritual Life and Church Relations, and the Counseling Center.
•    Building a Professional Brand, TSYS (CE), Speaker: Kimberly Towles, Tuesday, November 11, 2014, co-sponsored with Business and Accounting Department, Student Engagement, and Counseling Center
•    Paddling, Swimming, Boating, Fishing, Whitewater Rafting - Why A Student at LaGrange College Should Appreciate The Chattahoochee River and Lake West Point (CE), Speakers: Henry Jacobs (LaGrange College graduate), Kelly Moates (Intern) and Adam Carpenter (volunteer), Thursday, November 20, 2014, co-sponsored by the Business and Accounting Department, Sciences Department, and Education Department

Community Programming:
•    Career Connect- P&G/Duracell and Intercall, Thursday, August 28, 2014
•    Career Connect- POWERTECH and WestStaff, Thursday, October 23, 2014
•    Career Connect- Interface, Department of Labor and Veterans Services, Thursday, November 13, 2014
•    Career Connect- Kia and Malone Staffing, Thursday, December 11, 2014

On-Campus Recruitment Days for Recruiters to meet with our students and alumni
We offer an array of options to meet your recruitment needs. Please email to discuss on-campus recruitment options.


Karen Pruett


LaGrange College Career Development Center
1st floor of Smith Hall
601 Broad Street
LaGrange, GA 30240
Phone: 706-880-8185