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Career Education Programming and Events

Fall Interview Day
Students are able to submit resumes in consideration of an interview for various types of business and IT related positions and internships with several different employers. This event is typically held mid-October.

Fall Institute
Workshops on the preparation of resumes and cover letters as well as the process of finding the right internship are normally held during the all-campus Fall Institute day.

Graduate & Professional School Fair
Typically we host over 50 graduate programs. This gives our students an opportunity talk first-hand with the recruiters. Our fair is normally held in October.

Career Development On-Demand
An exciting and interactive way for us to provide a valuable career-related service to your student organization, residence hall, team, group or department. We have a variety of workshop topics to choose from.

Carlin Career Development Forum
Presented by an outside facilitator, this event typically is held during Fall term and provides a tremendous array of helpful tips about career development for students.

Virtual Career Fair
A new technological event, we will be hosting a virtual career fair that gives our students a chance to enter chat rooms with employers and recruiters. Students are able to apply for full-time positions and internships, and if chosen, will be able to participate in a virtual interview.

Consortium Interviewing
As a member of the Illinois Small College Placement Association (ISCPA), Knox students are able to submit their applications with employers looking to hire small college liberal arts students. If selected for an interview, students are able to talk with recruiters about the position posted on the consortium's website. Consortium interviews take place throughout the entire academic year.

Spring Interview Day
Students are able to submit resumes in consideration of an interview for various types of non-profit, government, communications, and science-related positions and internships with several different employers. This event is typically held early March.

Etiquette Dinner
Usually presented by an outside facilitator, this dinner is typically held in Spring term and focuses on helpful tips on dining etiquette and professional networking.