Hello, students!

The Black Students Virtual Career Fair will be August 18-19, 2020 from 12-4 PM EDT.  On August 18, "Interview Prep Day," employers will provide free resources to students including resume review, mock interviews, and day-in-the-life breakout rooms. On August 19, "Virtual Fair Day," students will have 10-15 minute time slots with recruiters to have virtual video calls (recruiters will use InternX's built-in video solution or will provide a link for you to use their own video conferencing application). In order for you to be fully prepared for the fair, please read the following list of actions you can take leading up to the fair.

1. Make sure your profile is up to date with your latest information. This is what recruiters will be looking at to see your resume and experiences.
2. Check out the Job Postings that companies add by clicking on your "Career Fairs" tab and then selecting the "Jobs" tab. Recruiters will be adding jobs in the upcoming weeks so check back later for job postings. You can message employers through those postings if you are interested.
3. Pre-schedule with employers beginning on August 10 at 9 AM EDT. At that time, you can schedule with a company during any available time slot. To do so, select a company attending the fair, and click on their "scheduling" tab to select a time slot. For August 18th meetings, 12-2 PM EDT meetings will be for resume review and 2-4 PM EDT meetings will be mock interviews. For August 19th meetings, 12-4 PM EDT will be for 1-on-1 recruiter meetings. As a reminder, these are first come, first serve.
       •If you do not get to schedule a meeting with a company you are interested in, "save" that company and        check on the day of the fair for any meeting cancellations. Openings may appear that you can fill.  

4. To apply for the $1,000 scholarships, select the "Apply for $1,000 Scholarship Here" job posting on either fair page, and follow the instructions on the post to submit your response.

On the days of the fair, simply head to your "Meetings" tab, refresh the page when it is your meeting time, and click "Start a Meeting." Make sure to allow camera and microphone access, and you'll be ready to speak with the recruiter!


We want to make this process as seamless as possible for you so please read the above steps throughly, and let us know if you have any questions by using the Intercom chat box in the lower right hand corner of our website.

Good luck at the virtual fair! You've got this.

A big thank you to Martell Electric, LLC & Ideal Consolidated, Inc. for sponsoring the fair!

Current List of Companies Attending Event:

SpaceX

Microsoft

IBM

Lockheed Martin

Stryker

Cisco

BMO Harris Bank

CDK Global

Martell Electric LLC

Alter Domus

Anthem

BD

KLA

Innovate Map

State Farm

DTE Energy

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab

Valeo Financial Advisors LLC

INROADS

Geodis Supply Chain and Logistics

Krueck + Sexton Architects

United Way of Porter County AmeriCorps

Bona Vista Programs, Inc.

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High Alpha

INROADS

VetsEZ

Definitive Healthcare

MetroNet

MISO Energy

YMCA of Greater Indianapolis

Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

The Next IT Girl

SFW Agency

Senior1Care

Boardable

Eaton

Steelcase

Turner Construction Company

Faurecia

COVID-19 REAL TIME UPDATE: Current Hiring Companies
COVID-19 REAL TIME UPDATES: Do you know a company currently hiring that’s not on this list? Do you have any insight/advice for students currently applying?

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

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