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2018-2019 Networking Events

The Student Development Center hosts events throughout the year to connect Walla Walla University students and alumni with graduate schools and employers, as well as offering various workshops and other career development opportunities. These events are open to WWU students, alumni, and other groups as invited.

View the full WWU calendar >

Are you a campus or organizational recruiter? Are you interested in visiting our campus to conduct an information session and/or interviews? We'd love to have you visit!

Let Us Know Your Plans >


Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy: October 10, 2018

Information Session

Rigby Hall, Room 182 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

By appointment only. Sign up for interviews in the Student Development Center by Tuesday, October 9.


Local Internship Meet-Up: October 10, 2018

Meet with employers from the Walla Walla Valley to learn more about local internship opportunities!

Alaska Room, Kellogg Hall
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
11 a.m.–2 p.m.

Employers: Register to attend this event > 

Join us for the Local Internship Meet-Up to rub shoulders with representatives from these organizations!

  • Bangla Hope
  • Blue Mountain Action Council
  • Blue Mountain Humane Society
  • Blue Mountain Land Trust
  • Christian Aid Center
  • City of Walla Walla
  • Columbia REA
  • Fort Walla Walla Museum
  • Helpline
  • Hope Heals Walla Walla
  • Inland Cellular
  • McLoughlin High School
  • Sodexo
  • SonBridge Community Center
  • Sustainable Living Center
  • Tri-State Steelheaders
  • Umatilla County Public Health
  • Valley Transit
  • Walla Walla Community Council
  • Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days
  • Walla Walla University Bookstore
  • Walla Walla Valley Farm to School
  • Walla Walla YMCA

Puget Sound Naval Shipyard Campus Visit: October 24-26, 2018

Recruiters will be on campus for an information session and interviews with Engineering and Computer Science students and graduates.

Information Session

Chan Shun Pavilion, Room 154 
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
5:30 p.m.

Interviews

Chan Shun Pavilion, Room 258
Thursday & Friday, October 25-26, 2018

By appointment only. Sign up for interviews in the Engineering Office. Submit a hard-copy resume and unofficial copy of transcript to the Student Development Center by October 24.


Loma Linda University School of Public Health: October 29, 2018

Information Session

Winter Educational Complex, Room 225 
Monday, October 29, 2018
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free veggie burritos here >


Loma Linda University School of Dentistry: October 29 & 30, 2018

Information Session

Rigby Hall, Room 182 
Monday, October 29, 2018
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews

Monday & Tuesday, October 29 & 30, 2018

By appointment only. Sign up for interviews at the Student Development Center by Friday, October 26.


Loma Linda University School of Allied Health & Andrews University School of Health Professions: October 31 & November 1, 2018

Information Session

Winter Educational Complex, Room 139 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018
5:15 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews

Wednesday & Thursday, October 31 & November 1, 2018

By appointment only. Sign up for interviews in the Student Development Center by Tuesday, October 30.

View Loma Linda School of Allied Health flyer here >


Career Meet-Up: Business & Healthcare Industries, November 1, 2018

All majors are welcome to attend!

Bowers Hall Lobby
Thursday, November 1, 2018
4 p.m.–7 p.m.

Employers & Grad Schools:  Register to attend this event >

Join us for the Business and Healthcare Meet-Up to rub shoulders with representatives from organizations and universities like:

  • Adventist Health (California)
  • Adventist Health System (Florida)
  • Adventist Risk Management
  • Andrews University School of Health Professions
  • Baker Boyer Bank
  • Center for Human Development
  • Coffey Communications
  • La Sierra University
  • Life Care Centers for America
  • Loma Linda University Health
  • Loma Linda University School of Allied Health Professions
  • Loma Linda University School of Public Health
  • Office of the Washington State Auditor
  • Philanthropic Services for Institutions (PSI)
  • Saint Martin's University
  • Southern Adventist University
  • United States Army 
  • United States Navy
  • University of Washington School of Dentistry
  • Walla Walla County Department of Community Health
  • Walla Walla University - Graduate Studies
  • Western University of Health Sciences (Medical School)
  • Yellowhawk Tribal Health Center

University of Notre Dame: November 7, 2018

ESTEEM Graduate Program, Master's in Entrepreneurship, Technology & Innovation.

Information session for all S.T.E.M. majors!

Rigby Hall , Room 112
Wednesday, November 7 2018
5:30 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >


Loma Linda University School of Medicine: November 12 & 13, 2018

Information Session

Rigby Hall, Room 178
Monday, November 12, 2018
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews

Monday & Tuesday, November 12 & 13, 2018

By appointment only. Sign up for interviews at the Student Development Center by Friday, November 9.


Starbucks Mock Interviews: February 14, 2019

Practice interviewing with management from a global leader! Get feedback and advice to hone your skills for the future!

Sign up to participate in 20-minute mock interviews with representatives from the Starbucks District Office.

Interviews

Chan Shun Pavilion, Rooms 303 & 304
Thursday, February 14, 2019
10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Students:  Call the Student Development Center at 509-527-2313 to schedule an interview!


Loma Linda University Orthotics & Prosthetics Department: April 4, 2019

Information Session

Winter Educational Complex, Room 142 
Thursday, April 4, 2019
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >


Washington State Auditor's Office: April 8, 2019

Attend a presentation for business students who may be interested in pursuing auditing as a profession. There will also be information on internships!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 204
Monday, April 8, 2019
5:00 PM 

RSVP here for food! --> 

Learn more about the Washington State Auditor's Office! >


Florida Hospital Innovation Lab: April 10, 2019

An information session open to anyone, but specifically for Communications, Graphic Design, and/or Videography students!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 201
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
12:00 PM 

RSVP here for food! --> 

Learn more about the Florida Hospital Innovation Lab! >


First Impressions: April 11, 2019

An elegant and informative evening of music and hors d'oeuvres. Connect with employers. Share your talents.

Featuring special keynote speaker: Mark Ebb, Starbucks District Manager

Ask your instructors about Extra Credit!

Havstad Alumni Center 
Thursday, April 11, 2019
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Employers & Grad Schools: Register to attend this event >

Join us for our "First Impressions" event, to rub shoulders with professionals from the following organizations:

  • 1040 Tax & Accounting
  • Baker Boyer Bank
  • Barnes & Noble Education
  • Blue Mountain Humane Society
  • Camp Fire Walla Walla
  • Coffey Communications
  • Don Johnson Sales
  • The Express
  • Kirkman House Museum
  • PBS Engineering & Environmental, Inc.
  • Positive Life Radio
  • Sodexo
  • SonBridge Community Center
  • Sustainable Living Center
  • Walla Walla County Department of Community Health
  • Walla Walla Fair & Frontier Days
  • Walla Walla Housing Authority
  • Walla Walla Small Business Development Center
  • Walla Walla University Flight Center
  • Whitman Place

Washington State Legislature: April 12, 2019

Visit with Colleen Rust, Director of Civic Education for the Washington State Legislature. Learn about applying for their Legislative Intern position!

Information Session

Location : Alaska Lobby
Friday, April 12, 2019
12:00 PM (Bring your own lunch!)

Learn more about the Legislative Intern position! >


US Army Healthcare Professions Consultations: April 17, 2019

Visit with a recruiter from the US Army to discuss their scholarship opportunities for advanced medical degrees!

Drop-In Consultations

Rigby Hall, Room 127 (Biology Lounge) 
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

View full US Army Healthcare Professions flyer here >


US Dept. of Energy, Hanford Site: April 17, 2019

Visit with Santos Ortega, EEO Manager at the Department of Energy's Office of River Protection, located in Richland, WA, to discuss pathways to internships and full-time employment with the Department of Energy!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 203 
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
5:00 PM

RSVP for food!

Learn more about the Hanford Site >


S.T.E.M. Fair: April 18, 2019

Connect with Graduate Schools and Employers. Share your talent.  Discuss future opportunities.

Ask your instructors about Extra Credit!

Chan Shun Pavilion Fish Bowl 
Thursday, April 18, 2019
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Employers & Grad Schools: Register to attend this event >

Join us for our S.T.E.M. Fair, to rub shoulders with professionals from the following organizations:

  • Adventist Health
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • DCI Engineers
  • Heritage University Medical Laboratory Science Program
  • Information Consultants
  • Ingeniux Corporation
  • Integra / Smith Technologies
  • Jamco America
  • Key Technology
  • Oregon Department of Transportation
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • T-O Engineers
  • US Army Corps of Engineers
  • US Army Healthcare Professions
  • US Department of Energy
  • Vivio Technologies
  • Washington State Department of Transportation

Smith Technologies: April 18, 2019

Junior & Senior Computer Science Majors : Have the opportunity to interview and learn about career options with Smtih Technologies!

Interviews

Chan Shun Pavilion, Room 303
Thursday, April 18, 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 pm

Information Session

Kretschmar Hall, Room 205
Thursday, April 18, 2019
6:30 p.m.

RSVP for free food here >

Learn more about Smith Technologies


Loma Linda University School of Medicine: April 22 & 23, 2019

Information Session

Rigby Hall, Room 182
Monday, April 22, 2019
5:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews

TBD

By appointment only. Call Heidi at 509-527-2664 before April 17 to schedule your appointment.


U.S. Bank: April 24, 2019

Students interested in careers or internships in areas such as sales, finance, marketing, and accounting, IT, Human Resources, history, law, and artificial intelligence are encouraged to attend to learn more about what U.S. Bank can offer!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 204
Wednesday, April 24, 2019
5:00 PM

RSVP for Sweet Basil Pizza!

Learn more about U.S. Bank >


Loma Linda University School of Public Health: May 7, 2019

Information Session

Bowers Hall, Room TBD
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
12:00 p.m.

Lunch Will Be Provided!

Contact Lana at 509-527-2951 for more information!


Loma Linda University School of Dentistry: May 8 & 9, 2019

Information Session

Rigby Hall, Room 182 
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
6:00 p.m.

RSVP for free pizza here >

Interviews / Consultations

Thursday, May 9, 2019

By appointment only. Sign up by calling 509-527-2664 before Friday, May 3.


Baker Boyer Bank: May 16, 2019

Any students interested in careers or internships with Baker Boyer Bank are welcome! Lunch provided!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 203
Thursday, May 16, 2019
12:00 PM

RSVP for Pizza!

Learn more about Baker Boyer Bank >


Northwestern Mutual: May 23, 2019

Any students interested in careers or internships with Northwestern Mutual are welcome! Lunch provided!

Information Session

Location : Bowers Hall, Room 203
Thursday, May 23, 2019
12:00 PM

RSVP for Lunch!

Learn more about Northwestern Mutual >

Last update on May 13, 2019