Career Treks: Sacramento

Spring 2017 Career Trek: Sacramento

The goal of LMU Career Treks is to bring students into the workplaces of alumni in order to expose them to potential careers and broaden their understanding of various industries and occupations, depending on their interest and major. This event will leverage Loyola Marymount University’s well positioned and successful alumni and friends in Sacramento who are excited to share their insight and personal career paths with students.

You will be able to meet:

Event Information

  • Why: Make industry connections in sports management, entertainment, marketing, finance, and more!
  • Who: Sophomore, Junior, Senior and Graduate students of any major are encouraged to apply
  • When: Thursday afternoon, March 30 - Friday, March 31, 2017 (no LMU classes are held on March 31st)
  • Students must be available to attend all event components to be considered
  • Where: Sacramento, CA
  • How: Apply through Handshake by Friday, March 3 at 5 p.m.
  • Cost: $50 fee (includes airfare, transportation, hotel, and meals). Scholarships available based on financial need.

Application Process

Fill out the application on Handshake, upload your polished resume, and share a link to a 60 second video* that shows you answering the following 4 questions:

  • What career ideas or plans do you have for yourself?
  • Why do you want to participate in Career Trek?
  • What do you hope to take away from the event?
  • How have other experiences prepared you to network and interact successfully with alumni?
    *Content, not video quality, will be evaluated

Applications due March 3

Questions?

Contact Carolynn Grainger at carolynn.grainger@lmu.edu

Apply for Career Trek: Silicon Beach!

The goal of LMU Career Treks is to bring students into the workplaces of alumni in order to expose them to potential careers and broaden their understanding of various industries and occupations, depending on their interest and major. This event will leverage Loyola Marymount University’s well positioned and successful alumni in Silicon Beach who are excited to share their insight and personal career paths with students.

  • Why: Make industry connections in Entrepreneurship, Technology and Media
  • Who: Sophomore, Junior and Senior students of any major are encouraged to apply
  • When: Thursday, October 13 (evening); Friday, October 14 (all day); Saturday, October 15 (morning). Students must be available to attend all event components to be considered
  • Where: Silicon Beach and Greater Los Angeles area
  • How: Apply through Handshake by Monday, September 19 at 5 p.m.;
    Application available beginning September 6
    You must attend one of the info sessions as part of your application
  • Cost: $75 includes transportation and meals. Scholarships available based on financial need.

Application Process

Fill out the application on Handshake, upload your polished resume, and share a link to a 60 second video* that shows you answering the following 4 questions:

  • What career ideas or plans do you have for yourself?
  • Why do you want to participate in Career Trek?
  • What do you hope to take away from the event?
  • How have other experiences prepared you to network and interact successfully with alumni?
    *Content, not video quality, will be evaluated

Application available September 6

Information Sessions:

All applicants must attend at least one Information Session.

Information sessions will be held in the Von der Ahe Building. Register on Handshake

  • Tuesday, September 6, 6 – 7 p.m., VDA 241
  • Wednesday, September 7, 11 a.m. – Noon, VDA 236
  • Thursday, September 8, 6 – 7 p.m., VDA 241

Questions?

Contact Carolynn Grainger at carolynn.grainger@lmu.edu