The Ampersand Center sponsors a variety of events to prepare students for fulfilling careers and showcase their work and experiences.
Career Preparation Events
Academic Expo, November 5-6, 2019 • Van Dyke Hall, 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Not sure of a major? Not sure what jobs lie ahead in a major? Drop by this fall event to meet with faculty and get advice on the courses and programs that can prepare you for the job of your dreams.
Graduate School Fair, November 7, 2019 • Van Dyke Hall
More than 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, November 7, 2019 • Van Dyke Hall
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.
Show Your Career Some Love | February 2019
One Month! Eight Events! Endless Possibilities! Take advantage of six, 30-minute workshops and two events designed to help you show your career some love. Attend them all! Door Prizes will be given throughout the month-long series.
- Can’t Find a Major You Love? | | Video (coming soon)
- Resumes & Cover Letters | | Video (coming soon)
- Intern Your Way to a Career | | Video (coming soon)
- Creating a Showcase ePortfolio | | Video (coming soon)
- Job Search 101 | | Video (coming soon)
- Linkedin: The Job Matchmaker | | Video (coming soon)
- SMILE: Professional Photo Event
- Speed Networking Event - LYCEUM
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.
Student Showcase Events
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.
Welcome our first-year students to our intellectual community during a lively and engaging two-day event. Drop in for a few minutes or stay an hour. Our students will share their stories and welcome your questions. Held during the last week of classes during fall semester at the Kelly Library.
Engage with our seniors at poster presentations about projects from their Connections course—the senior capstone to the E&H Core Curriculum that focuses on global citizenship within a particular context. Held during the last week of classes of each semester at the Kelly Library.