2017 Career Fair

Thank You!

Thank you to all the staff, volunteers, panelists, students, and families that made the 2017 Career Fair a success. CPE Students from the D.C.-area learned about concrete steps needed to advance their education and career from top industry leaders.

Please see below for the 2017 overview of the day and examples of the panels and topics covered or view images from the day here.


About 

The 2017 CPE Career Fair will be hosted by the George Washington University Law School. The Career Fair offers its students the opportunity to attend a variety of industry-specific panel discussions, participate in interactive skills workshops, and spend time networking and speaking one-on-one with local business representatives. Each year, the Career Fair brings together over 200 students in the Washington region and at least 75 local companies and organizations. 


Location

The George Washington University Law School


2017 Program Information

10:00 – 11:00 AM

Welcome Breakfast

Lerner Hall

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Opening Session & Alumni Panel

Lerner Hall Room 101 

Speakers:

Diana Acosta

Obinna Keke 

Chaquonna Price

12:00 – 12:45 PM

Career Panels

Law Learning Center 

STEM: Room 006

Accenture, Booz Allen Hamilton, CGI Federal, MCLA Architectural Lighting Design, US Navy, Microsoft, Ripple Effect Communications, SAIC 

1

Media & Communications: Room 007

EverFi, Department of Housing and Urban Development, The Pastorum Group, Bloomberg 

1

Bloomberg-Start Up: Room 008

1

Legal-Advocacy: Room 011

DC Superior Court, Cassidy & Associates, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck LLP, Surface Transportation Board, Major, Lindsey & Africa, Bryce Legal, U.S. Department of State

1

Healthcare: Room 012

Booz Allen Hamilton, Privia Health, Salesforce, Children’s National Health System

1

Financial Services & Accounting: Room 013

2U, Balanced Financial Solutions, Fidelity Investments, Goodwill of Greater Washington

1

Hospitality & Leisure: Room 014 

Dulles International Airport, Marriott

1

Real Estate & Construction: Room 015 

Clark Construction, Keller Williams

Education: Room 016

Accenture, ICF, Mundo Verde, Oyster Adams, University of Maryland Baltimore County

1

1:00 – 1:45 PM

Lunch Discussions

[Lunch provided by CPE]

Law Learning Center 

Unwritten rules of career success: Room 006 & 011 

Using Career Services on campus: Room 012 

How to prepare for a career in the military: Room 007 & 013 

Tips on preparing for interviews: Room 014 & 015

How to choose your career path: Room 016  

1:45 – 2:30 PM

Career Panels

Law Learning Center

STEM: Room 006

Media & Communications: Room 007  

Bloomberg Start-Up: Room 008 

Legal-Advocacy: Room 011 

Healthcare: Room 012

Financial Services & Accounting: Room 013 

Hospitality & Leisure: Room 014 

Real Estate & Construction: Room 015 

Education: Room 016

2:30 – 4:00 PM

Networking Expo

Law Learning Center 


2017 Host Committee

Brian Davis, Booz Allen Hamilton

Brian Naumick, Clark Construction  

Damien Savage, Bloomberg Government

Dana Pace, Hanley Wood

Jule Miata, EY

Kiersten Chresfield, Deloitte

Matthew Bando, Microsoft

Previn Warren, Jenner & Block

Sarah Pfund, ICF International

Shaara Roman, The Silverene Group

Tara Goldenberg, Privia Health

Tyler Frederick, Accenture