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.

Event logistics are subject to change as the COVID-19 situation evolves.

John P. Fahey Career Center Annual Events: 2020-2021

Event:  JCPenney Suit Up Event
Date:  Sunday, September 20 -- Time:  6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. -- Location:  JCPenney at Westroads Mall
Description:  Students are invited to an after-hours event with discounts on professional attire.  A shuttle to and from campus will be provided.

Event:  Major/Minor Exploration Fair
Date:  Thursday, September 24 -- 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 is a rescheduled date due to the cancellation caused by COVID-19 precautions in March of 2020.

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Fall Career Fair
Date:  Friday, October 2 -- Time:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
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: BIG EAST Graduate and Professional School Virtual Fair
Date: TBD -- Time:  TBD
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Event:  Creighton Business Symposium
Date:  Friday, October 30 -- Time:  8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. -- Location:  CHI Health Center
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.

Event:  Fall Professional Etiquette Dinners
Dates:  Tuesday, November 17 & Thursday, November 19 -- Time:  5:30 - 7:30 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 (Class of 2023) are required to attend (rescheduled from Spring 2020).

Spring Semester

Event:  Liberal Arts, Science, and Business Spring Career Fair
Date:  Friday, February 19 -- Time:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center Ballroom
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 17 -- 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 2021 - specific date TBA
Madison Square Garden, New York City
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Event:  Spring Professional Etiquette Dinners
Dates:  Three Dates TBD -- 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.

Event:  Cap and Gown Pick Up
Dates:  Thursday, May 13 and Friday May 14 -- Time:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. -- Location:  Harper Center, Third Floor
Description: Creighton graduates pick up their cap and gown.  At this time, we ask them to complete our graduate outcomes survey.  Refreshments are served.