The Ampersand Center sponsors a variety of events to showcase student work and to prepare students for the world of work.

Student Showcase Events

Ampersand Day-April 20, 2018

Join us for a full day of student presentations all across campus showcasing students and their projects. Afterward, stay for a celebration featuring food, music, and fun. Find more details here

First-Year Showcase

Welcome our first-year students to our intellectual community. Drop in for a few minutes or stay an hour. Our students will share their stories and welcome your questions. On the last two days of classes during fall semester from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Kelly Library. 
First-Year Showcase Tips

Connections Showcase • Monday, April 23, 2018

Celebrate our seniors as they discuss their Connections course projects at poster presentations on the last Monday of each semester from 3–6 p.m. at the Kelly Library.

Career Preparation Events

Academic Expo

Not sure of a major? Not sure what jobs lie ahead in a major? Drop by this event to meet with faculty and get advice on the courses and programs that can prepare you for the job of your dreams.

Business Etiquette Dinner

Dress for success and attend this four-course dinner to learn more about table manners, conversation skills, and networking.  Networking takes place at the event with E&H alumni and employers serving as table hosts.  This event helps prepare you for the professional world.  

Graduate School Fair

Fifteen (15) to 20 graduate programs are represented at this annual event each fall, making it easy for you to drop by and discuss possible post-graduate programs just right for you. 

Graduate Student Panel

Ever wonder what graduate school is really like?  The annual graduate student panel brings Emory & Henry College alumni who are currently in graduate school back to campus to share their graduate school experiences.

Internships 101:  Get Your “Career” Feet Wet With an Internship

This “nuts and bolts” presentation exposes students to the concept and benefits of an internship, how to find an internship, and how to register an internship for academic credit.