Backpack to Briefcase Reception 2014

Backpack to Briefcase Student/Employer Networking Reception
Wednesday, March 5
3:00 - 5:00 pm
Great Hall, Smith-Curtis

Network and pass out your resume to 45 employers without leaving the NWU campus!  Click here for a booklet profiling the employers attending, as well as the opportunities for which they are hiring.

For information on how to best market yourself at the event, check out our Career Fair Tips for Students handout.

Sandhills Publishing will be providing resume padfolios to the first 75 students who RSVP and attend the reception. RSVP at the Career & Counseling Center or e-mail

Also, be sure to get your free, professional headshot taken at Headshots to Handshakes!  First National Bank is sponsoring this event in conjunction with the Backpack to Briefcase Reception.  Get your picture taken in Smith-Curtis 221 from 2:45 - 4:30 pm.

Ameritas Financial Center

Ameritas Life Insurance Corporation
Applied Underwriters
Assurity Life Insurance Company
Berkshire Hathaway Homestate Companies
Boys Town
Boys Town National Research Hospital
C&A Industries
Catholic Health Initiatives
City of Lincoln/Lancaster County
Community Alternatives Nebraska
Continuum Financial
Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Express Employment Professionals
First National Bank of Omaha
HUMANeX Ventures
Hurrdat Social Media, LLC
IAC Acoustics
Integrated Life Choices
Kelly Services
Lincoln Industries
National Indemnity Company
National Park Service/Homestead National Monument
National Research Corporation
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services
Northwestern Mutual Financial Network
Resources for Human Development (RHD)
Sandhills Publishing
Stanley Black & Decker
State of Nebraska - Administrative Services
State of Nebraska - Personnel
Streck Inc.
Swanson Russell Associates
Talent Plus
Target Corporation
U.S. Army
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Union Bank & Trust Company
Waddell & Reed
Wells Fargo
West Gate Bank