03/29/17 - Veterans Professional Skills Dinner

Veterans Professional Skills Dinner
03/29/2017, 05:00 PM - 08:30 PM
March 29
2017/03/29 17:00
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
05:00 PM
08:30 PM
You’ve been invited to the Veterans Professional Skills Dinner.

Information for Students
Attend this dinner to meet and network with employer representatives from companies who are interested in hiring veterans! You can also find a job or learn about career-related opportunities as employers will be conducting recruitment tabling immediately following the dinner.

List of employers attending coming soon!

Registration is required and is available here.

Event Agenda
Check-in and setup: 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. (doors open at 4:45)
Dinner and Keynote Speaker: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. (keynote to be announced soon)
Tabling: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Information for Employers
Hire your next intern or full-time employee from a talented pool of student veterans. Meet and network with student veterans during a prime rib dinner, then discover top talent from all majors and disciplines during tabling after your meal.

Check-in and Setup: 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. (doors open at 4:45)
Dinner and Keynote Speaker: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. (keynote to be announced soon)
Tabling: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

A $150 donation to SVOU will serve as your registration fee. Cost Includes:
  • Dinner and admittance for you and one other representative from your organization (maximum of 2 attendees)
  • Meal sponsorship for 6 student veterans who expressed interest in your line of work or company
  • Table placard with corporate name
  • Acknowledgement during welcoming remarks
  • Acknowledgement on the event website
  • Company logo in the event program 
  • A booth 8-foot for recruitment networking where you can display your company promotional materials

Registration is required. Please register here.

Other Reminders:

  • Displays are welcome within your 8-foot table space.
  • Electrical outlets will NOT be available to any employer.
  • While we try to accommodate all employers, Wi-Fi access is limited on campus. Please plan accordingly.
  • Balloons are NOT permitted in the Recreation Center.

This event is located in the Oakland Center on Oakland University’s main campus.

Parking will not be reserved for this event. Recommended parking lots are Parking Lot 1 (P1), Parking Lot 2 (P2) and Parking Lot 3 (P3).

Parking Map

Directions to Oakland University


Oakland Center (OC)

Banquet Rooms

312 Meadow Brook Road

Rochester , MI 48309-4454

Contact Information
Career Services