Smith Career Conversations are sponsored by the Joel A. Smith III Fund for Career Exploration. These career days are organized twice each year by the Babson Center for Global Commerce and Career & Leadership Development; the fall event focuses on careers in the financial sector, and the spring event explores careers in a variety of industries. Alumni serve as panelists, and the event provides students with an overview of career options, practice interview opportunities and the ability to network with Sewanee alumni.
Seven alumni of the University will be on campus to talk with students about their careers in banking, finance and consulting. Students can attend a networking lunch, panel discussion and have one-on-one time with the visiting professionals through practice interviews. The participants are:
Smith Career Day Schedule
Lunch, McGriff Alumni House - Registration deadline has passed.
Students will be assigned to tables based on potential career interest, and alumni will share their career path with the students at their table.
Career Panel, Gailor Auditorium
Each panelist will speak for 7-8 minutes and cover these points:
Question and answer session will follow.
Networking Break, Gailor Lobby
2:45 - 3:10 PM
Practice Interview Opportunities, Gailor Classrooms 103, 110, 112, 114, 128, 130 and 132 - All slots have been filled.
Alumni will simulate an interview environment and provide feed-back to each student.
3:10-4:20 PM Interview Opportunities (3 @ 20 min/each)
To attend the luncheon and practice interview opportunities, please sign up on TigerNet.
Luncheon - McGriff Alumni House Panel and Practice Interview Opportunities - Gailor Auditorium and Classrooms
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