Architecture, Design, & Emerging Technology Fair

 Architecture, Design, & Emerging Technology Fair on February 23, 2021 from 2–5pm hosted virtually on Handshake
Student registration opens February 1, 2021 at 10:00am EST

Students interested in architecture, design, digital marketing, social media development, web design and development, experience design, entrepreneurship, mobile application development, and more should attend this fair.

Student Registration in Handshake      Employer Registration in Handshake

Prep Events

Learn more about the upcoming Architecture, Design, and Emerging Technology Career Fair. You will hear from employers and career advisors on how to prepare for and navigate the fair.

Monday, February 15 from 5:00–6:00pm

Monday, February 22 from 12:00–1:00pm

Join us for a backstage look at our virtual career fairs for first year students and first time attendees. Students will learn how to prepare and navigate the career cluster career fairs. Students can also register for the fair and attend an orientation to the virtual fair platform and meet with an employer to hear what they look for in candidates.

Tuesday, February 16 at 3:30pm

General Fair Prep Events

Learn more about the upcoming Architecture, Design, and Emerging Technology Career Fair. You will hear from employers and career advisors on how to prepare for and navigate the fair.

Monday, February 15 from 5:00–6:00pm

Monday, February 22 from 12:00–1:00pm

Backstage Access #1: First Year/First Time Fair Prep

Join us for a backstage look at our virtual career fairs for first year students and first time attendees. Students will learn how to prepare and navigate the career cluster career fairs. Students can also register for the fair and attend an orientation to the virtual fair platform and meet with an employer to hear what they look for in candidates.

Tuesday, February 16 at 3:30pm

Student Participation Steps

Complete/Update your Handshake Profile and adjust Privacy Settings

  • Add Your Career Interests
  • Check your Privacy Settings
    • To participate in group sessions, you will need to apply the “Community” privacy option
      • Your profile will be visible to employers, students, and alumni across all Handshake colleges and universities
      • You can message students, alumni and employers 
    • To participate in one one one sessions with Employers, you will need to apply the "Employers" privacy option
      • Only visible to employers.  
      • You may receive information about potential job opportunities
  • Upload a current resume
  • Complete your profile
    • Add a great photo of yourself
    • Write your introduction
    • Add your Work & Volunteer Experience
    • Add the Organizations & Extracurriculars you are involved with
    • Add Courses and Projects
Edit your Handshake profile

Register for Employer Sessions

  • In order to sign up for sessions with employers, you must be registered for the fair.
  • To sign up for Group or 1:1 sessions, your profile privacy will need to be set to Community or Employers.
  • Review which employers are attending the fair (follow employers you want to check back in with)!
  • You'll be able to sign up for sessions up to one(1) minute before the start time; once the session has started, you'll be unable to sign up for the session.

Day of the Fair

  • Dress professionally
  • Find a quiet spot and a neutral background
  • Arrive on time to your virtual sessions

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