Career Express-Career and Professional Development Center - Carnegie Mellon University

Career Express

Sunday, September 14, 2014
Carnegie Mellon University
Cohon University Center

Looking for the most efficient way to get ready for the upcoming Career Fairs?  Career Express is here for you. Career Express is an exciting series of informative workshops designed to quickly and efficiently prepare students for the upcoming career fairs and recruiting season. A full host of sessions cover a range of topics, and are designed to give you an edge with recruiters and in your career search. The presenters are representatives from a variety of top organizations.

2014 Career Express Schedule

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Keynote Address - Rangos 3
Creating Your Personal Brand, Presented by Celeste Warren
Vice President, HRMerck Manufacturing Division and Global Diversity and Inclusion Center of Excellence at Merck

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. - Session I

Rangos 1 - Resume Writing
Presented by Google

Rangos 2 - Technical Writing
Presented by Microsoft

Rangos 3 - Working a Job Fair
Presented by the National Security Agency

McKenna/Peter/Wright - Using Your Network to Research Companies
Presented by AT & T

1:45 - 2:45 p.m. - Session II

Connan - Topic TBA
Presented by Capital One

Rangos 1 - Recruiting Horror Stories...What NOT to Do
Presented by Pitney Bowes

Rangos 2 - Benefits and Pay
Presented by Harris Corporation

Rangos 3 - What to Expect in Your First Year as a Software Engineer
Presented by Informatica

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Session III

Rangos 1 - Summer Internships: Your Start to Building a Career in Technology and Finance
Presented by Credit Suisse

Rangos 2 - Decoding the Interview Experience
Presented by Medallia

Rangos 3 - Interviewing With and Working at a Startup
Presented by Yext

Connan - Technical Interviewing
Presented by VMware

4:15 - 5:00 p.m. - Networking Session with Employers

McKenna / Peter / Wright

Download the 2014 Career Express Schedule of Events [.pdf] to learn more about the presentations.
Seating is limited to room size and sessions do fill up, so be sure to arrive early!

Career Express is open to ALL Carnegie Mellon students.

Questions, comments, or concerns regarding this event? Please call the Career and Professional Development Center at (412) 268-2064 or email