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Career Events

Career Events

Career Services offers a variety of events to allow students, alumni, guests and employers to connect with one another at Northwest. For a description of each event and a detailed list of attending organizations, click on any of the events listed below.


Speed Networking

Speed Networking

Designed to help students learn networking skills in a fun and fast setting. An excellent way to prepare for Career Day and other career-related events.


Mock Interview Day

Mock Interview Day

Gain interviewing experience by meeting face-to-face with real employers. During the interview, the employers will provide students with feedback on their resume, interview responses, and overall impression. We encourage employers to use their own interview format to make mock interviews as close to a real interview as possible.


Career Day

Career Day

Career Day is a time for candidates to meet with a variety of employers and graduate school program representatives to discuss internship and full-time employment opportunities. This year’s event will be inclusive off all employment opportunities available to students. The event previously referred to as “Education Expo” has been merged with this event.


PBL Palooza

PBL Palooza

An event focused on all of the amazing profession-based learning experiences happening on our campus. Students are invited to prepare and bring a 3’x4’ poster of your project or experience and display it at the event for a chance to win prizes.


Local Job Fair

Local Job Fair

This event is designed to help Northwest students and community members find part-time employment in the Northwest Missouri Region. Students will have an opportunity to meet and speak with representatives from many local organizations at the event.


Missouri Legislative Internship

Missouri Legislative Internship

Spend the Spring trimester in Jefferson City, MO as a Legislative Intern. Selected intern candidates retain full-time Northwest student status and receive a $3,000 stipend.


Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP)

Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP)

The Workforce Recruitment Program is a recruitment and referral program that connects federal sector employers nationwide with highly motivated college students and recent graduates with disabilities who are eager to prove their abilities in the workplace through summer internships or permanent jobs. To be eligible for the WRP, candidates must be current, full-time undergraduate or graduate students with a disability, or have graduated within one year of the release of the database each December.


Off-Campus Events

Off-Campus Events

A listing of in person and online career events that are open to the public and hosted by a variety of colleges, universities and other organizations.