InPursuit Internship Conference

This fun and interactive one day conference features several concurrently running presentations and workshops designed to help Northwestern Students successfully navigate the internship search process and explore career options. For more information email

UCS and hosted the InPursuit Internship Conference on Sunday, November 11, 2012 from Noon to 4:00pm in Norris University Center, 2nd Floor.

If you missed the event please download some of the presentations below:

The Program

12:00pm - 12:30pm Registration/Check-in

12:30pm - 1:00pm Opening Welcome

1:00pm - 1:40pm Concurrent Session One (Choose one workshop to attend)

1:50pm - 2:30pm Concurrent Session Two (Choose one workshop to attend)

2:40pm - 4:00pm Career Conversations (Speed Networking with NU Alumni)

The conference closes with an event called Career Conversations, a speed networking-like experience where students have the opportunity to learn the career stories of NU alumni in small groups, eat great food and win prizes.

Workshop Topics:

  • How to Find an Internship
  • Networking with Alumni
  • Professional Communication with Employers
  • Researching Careers, Companies and Industries
  • Finding the Career Choice that's Right for You
  • Employer Panel providing Tips for Finding an Internship
  • Student Panel providing Advice for finding Alternatives to the Classic Internship

Companies Represented at Event Through Panelists or Alumni:

  • Alvarez & Marsal
  • Nielsen
  • PepsiCo
  • Syndio Social
  • AlumTalks
  • US Cellular
  • ALDI
  • Radio Flyer
  • Liquid Thread/Starcom MediaVest
  • Walgreens
  • United Airlines
  • GE
  • Ragan Communications
  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP
  • PwC
  • HAVI Global Solutions
  • Reuters
  • NBC Universal's

How to Register

Registration is now closed.

Please contact with questions about InPursuit Internship Conference.