Career Prep Week | LSU College of Agriculture

Career Prep Week

The Career Prep Week events provide students with an opportunity to build on their professional development skills and network with potential employers. Freshmen through seniors are encouraged to participate in these events.

Students, employers, and faculty interested in participating in any of the events throughout the week should register at the link below by October 11, 2019.

Career Prep Week Registration

Monday, October 21, 2019

Cover Letter & Resume Workshop

10 a.m. - 12 p.m. *drop in at any time
150 Woodin Hall

A workshop for students to update cover letters and build professional resumes.


Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Elevator Pitch & Career Fair Prep

9 a.m. - 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. *drop in at any time
150 Woodin Hall

Perfect your elevator pitch and prepare for the career fair by mastering expert communication skills.


Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Etiquette Dinner

5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
The Club at Union Square

Mix and mingle with agriculture industry employers to start building connections before the Career Fair. Free dinner included.

Registration Required! Space is limited, so reserve your seat by October 11th. 

Etiquette Dinner Registration


Thursday, October 24, 2019

Agriculture Career Fair

1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
4-H Mini Farm

Network with potential employers and develop connections while browsing future career paths.


Friday, October 25, 2019

Ag Alumni Speaker Series

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
102 Knapp Hall

Learn about work experiences following graduation and ask personal questions to LSU Ag Alumni Dale Hall. 

 

Thank you to our Career Prep Week Sponsor: 

 Campus Federal logo

Employers & Industry Partners

Please join us for the following Career Prep Week events! 

Agriculture Career Fair
October 24, 2019

Interact with our 1,300+ undergraduate students pursuing internships or full-time positions within food, nutrition, textile, environmental, plant, soil and animal sciences as well as forestry, wildlife and fisheries biology, conservation and natural resources management, business, fashion merchandising, and more.

Career Fair Employer Information

 Etiquette Dinner
October 23, 2019

One of the highlights of career prep week is our annual Etiquette Dinner. Hosted the night before the Agriculture Career Fair, this is a networking event for students to meet potential employers and alumni. Table sponsorship, as well as individual tickets are available.

Etiquette Dinner Employer Registration

 

Contacts

Lindsey Kelly
Director of Alumni Relations & Career Development
lkelly@lsu.edu
225-578-4489

Ashley Grant
Manager of Internships & Student Engagement
agrant12@lsu.edu
225-578-6702