Alumni Events

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm

Whether you're considering changing your career goals, going back to school or completely upending your future plans, this session will help you identify what you need to consider when making a career change and how to navigate those changes.

This 30-minute virtual session is part of the Career Coffee Talks series brought to you by Career Exploration and Development and the Division of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement. Each session will feature a presentation and Q&A.

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm

You're looking for a new opportunity - so where do I start? This session will highlight multiple tools to assist you in your search including Handshake (an online recruitment platform used at Kent State) as well as how to maximize various social media platforms to expand your network and view of opportunities. Whether you’re actively seeking something new  or just interested in exploring options for a future search, this session will help you identify the tools and resources you’ll need to get started.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm

What do your resume and cover letter say about you? What do employers want to know? Learn how to continually update and present your information and experiences in a resume and cover letter to highlight YOU!

This 30-minute virtual session is part of the Career Coffee Talks series brought to you by Career Exploration and Development and the Division of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement. Each session will feature a presentation and Q&A.

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 12:00pm

Do you love donuts, beer and Kent State? Or any combination of the three? Outstanding! Stay tuned for an exclusive video featuring John Pippin ’04, co-owner of Brewnuts, located in downtown Cleveland. John will talk about the concept behind Brewnuts, how they pair donuts with beer, show us some tasty combinations and more! This video will be available to watch here, beginning Feb. 11, 2021.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm

Have you ever wondered how to use LinkedIn strategically for networking or a job search?  Come learn some cool new ways to tap into the Golden Flash network (Flashes Help Flashes), and how to use some of the newest updates on LinkedIn.

This 30-minute virtual session is part of the Career Coffee Talks series brought to you by Career Exploration and Development and the Division of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement. Each session will feature a presentation and Q&A.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 -
12:00pm to 12:30pm

You submitted a killer resume, aced the interview and received an offer, now what? This session will walk you through how to negotiate the best opportunities for yourself and how to get the most out of your job offer.

This 30-minute virtual session is part of the Career Coffee Talks series brought to you by Career Exploration and Development and the Division of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement. Each session will feature a presentation and Q&A.

Monday, April 19, 2021 (All day) to Saturday, April 24, 2021 (All day)