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Students and employers network during Career Expo & Networking Event

Penn State's fifth annual Eastern Region Career Expo & Networking Event took place at Penn State Lehigh Valley’s campus on Oct 17.

Penn State Lehigh Valley announces new faculty and staff members

Penn State Lehigh Valley has announced one faculty and ten staff hires.

Spring 2017 Career Days

Students are invited to travel to University Park on Feb. 14 for Career Day event where there will be more than 150 employers from a range of majors and disciplines recruiting for full-time, internship and co-op positions.
Career Cafe panel

Lehigh Valley Blue and White Society, Business Society hold first Career Café

The Penn State Lehigh Valley Blue and White Society and the Business Society collaborated on the first annual Career Café on Nov. 15. Students, faculty and staff who attended the session learned how to sell themselves using resumes. The Career Café consisted of multiple panelists who offered advice on self-marketing and professional resume construction.
Two students examine a mini house from a 3-D printer

Penn State Engagement Day at Lincoln Leadership Academy

Faculty, staff and coaches from Penn State Lehigh Valley presented eight different rotating sessions all focused on different career pathways to the ninth to 12th grade Lincoln Leadership students during Penn State Engagement Day.
Career exploration presentation

LV_Lincoln Leadership Jess and Marta

Jessica Dow, career services coordinator, and Marta DaSilva, academic adviser, told the students about the differences between careers versus jobs and shared with them the value of making a good first impression.