Career Events

Career Events

The John P. Fahey Career Center hosts several annual events, in addition to the many presentations and smaller events that take place throughout the year. The following is a full explanation of the annual events that help serve Creighton students and alumni throughout their career development.

John P. Fahey Career Center Annual Events: 2021-2022

Event:  JCPenney Suit Up Event
Dates:  Friday, September 24 - Sunday, September 26
Description:  To receive an extra 30% off coupon to use for professional attire at JCPenney.com, text CREIGHTON to 67292.

Event:  Fall Liberal Arts, Science, and Business VIRTUAL Career Fair
Date:  Friday, September 17 -- Time:  1:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- hosted on Handshake -- REGISTRATION REQUIRED -- Please register HERE!
Description:  Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet virtually with organizations that engage with Creighton to recruit for internships, full-time positions and volunteer opportunities.

Event:  Fall Liberal Arts, Science, and Business IN PERSON Career Fair
Date:  Friday, October 1 -- Time:  12:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- Location: Harper Center Ballroom -- Please register HERE!
Description:  Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet face-to-face with organizations that engage with Creighton to recruit for internships, full-time positions and volunteer opportunities.

Event:  Creighton Business Symposium
Date:  Friday, October 22 -- Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- REGISTRATION REQUIRED -- more details and registration coming soon on Website
Description:  The Creighton Business Symposium brings together the Creighton community and global business executives to discuss current issues in today's business environment.  All Creighton students are welcome. This year's Symposium will include several ways to engage, including podcasts and in-person speakers, leading up to the event. Stay tuned!

Event:  Fall Professional Etiquette Dinners
Wednesday, November 3 | Tuesdays, November 9 and November 16 | Thursday, November 18 -- Time:  5:00 - 7:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
Description: A four-course meal is provided during a presentation addressing business etiquette, formal dining, and the art of conversation. Business sophomores are required to attend.

Spring Semester

Event:  Spring Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Spring IN PERSON Career Fair
Date:  Friday, February 18 -- Time:  12:00 - 3:00 p.m. -- Location: Harper Center Ballroom -- Registration coming in January
Description: Students and Alumni are provided the opportunity to meet face-to-face with over 90 organizations that come to Creighton to recruit for internships, full-time positions and volunteer opportunities.

Event:  Major/Minor Exploration Fair
Date:  Wednesday, March 16 -- Time:  11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. -- Location:  Skutt Student Center Ballroom
Description: Students have the opportunity to visit with faculty, staff and students from all majors on campus.  This event is required for all Arts & Sciences freshman RSP classes.

Event: BIG EAST Career Networking Event
Date: March 2022 - specific date TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York City
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Event:  Spring Professional Etiquette Dinners
Dates:  Wednesday, March 23 | Tuesdays, March 29 and April 5 | Thursday, April 7 -- Time:  5:00 - 7:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
Description: A four-course meal is provided during a presentation addressing business etiquette, formal dining, and the art of conversation. Business freshmen are required to attend.