Career Events

Career Events

Career Events

The UI Alumni Association is pleased to bring meaningful career development events to our alumni. From networking happy hours to résumé review seminars to job fairs, we look to our successful pool of talent—our alumni, faculty, and staff—to assist with such career outreach efforts.

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UIAA Members-Only Career Webinars

Receive valuable tips and strategies from best-selling authors and national career experts to help you reach your career goals. Registration is free for UIAA members. Not a member? Click here to join today!

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Alumni Network Lunch in Des Moines - Why Branding Matters Now More Than Ever

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Dos Rios Cantina and Tequila Lounge
316 Court Avenue, Des Moines
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Join Hawkeyes, Cyclones, and Panthers for a fun, interactive lunch. With social networks forever changing the way we do business today, do traditional disciplines like branding still matter? Nick Westergaard, 01BA, founder of the company Brand Driven Digital and a UI professor, will discuss the role of branding in this digital revolution and how you can ensure that your personal brand has a solid foundation online and off.

$13 for UIAA members/$15 for nonmembers. Lunch is included. Register here by noon on Tuesday, April 29.

Hawkeye Virtual Networking

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

World Wide Web
12-1 p.m. (CST)

Make new connections at our Hawkeye Virtual Career Networking gatherings. During these online opportunities held on the third Wednesday of each month, you'll be randomly paired with other alumni during several timed, text-based chats in a no-pressure environment. Make plans to participate in this first-ever invitation to UI alumni worldwide!

Click here to register by noon on Wednesday, May 7.

Alumni Networking Happy Hour: Modern Marvels 2.0

Friday, May 9, 2014

Sheraton Iowa City Hotel (MAP)
3:30 - 5 p.m.

UI alumni and friends are invited to join us for an engineering-focused reception and open house at the Sheraton Iowa City Hotel. During this event, we'll showcase 20 senior design projects from UI College of Engineering's computer and electrical engineering department. Additionally, robotics teams from local high schools will demonstrate their inventions.

Come connect with business peers, community leaders, area educators, and students while you experience how engineering directly shapes the future of business in Iowa's Creative Corridor.

Register here by noon on Tuesday, May 6. This event is FREE and open to the public. Hors d'oeuvres and beverages will be provided.

Questions? Please call 800-IOWALUM or email

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