The Weingart Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) is committed to building mutually beneficial relationships with employers who seek to strengthen their organization by hiring young professionals with multidisciplinary and critical thinking skills.
Employers interested in working with Whittier students and alumni are encouraged to create a Poets Connect account.
Customized Talent Acquisition Employer and Student Events
The CCPD offers employers concierge services and individual consultations to create a customized strategy aimed at helping them fulfill their unique recruitment needs and goals. To take advantage of these services, contact Sandra Arana, Assistant Director of Career and Professional Connections at 562.907.4230 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Participation in a career or internship fair is an excellent way for your organization to promote job and internship opportunities while meeting our diversely talented students on campus. We also welcome you to use our facilities to conduct on campus interviews throughout the fall and spring semesters.
2016-2017 Event Schedule
Student Employment Fair
September 6, 2016, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Villalobos Hall and Club 88
Contact: Stephanie Hernandez in Human Resources
Takes place annually at the beginning of the fall semester during orientation weekend. This is an opportunity for companies who can hire students receiving federally work study funds.
Graduate and Professional Schools Fair
November 3, 2016, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Villalobos Hall
Takes place annually in the fall semester, typically in the month of November.
Career and Internship Fair
March 1, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Villalobos Hall
This annual event is an avenue for organizations to connect face-to-face with emerging student talent. This event takes place during the spring semester, typically in the month of March.