Career Events

The University of Portland Career Center and the Shiley School of Engineering host regularly scheduled career events for full-time and internship positions and professional development opportunities for students.

Upcoming Events:

SHPE STEM Career Expo – October 25-29, 2021 (Hybrid Virtual / In-Person Format)
Industry representatives will present short lightning pitches by sector on 10/25 and then meet with students in 1:1 networking on 10/29. Sponsored by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), and the Shiley School of Engineering.

 

Past Events:

 

Company Culture: Understanding and Changing the Engineering Workplace, February 15, 2019
Student leaders Sofia Martinez and Vili Robles moderated an Open Conversation with an Industry panel discussing the current challenges in engineering and tech company culture and how students can be a part of the change for a more diverse and inclusive workplace. Industry panelists from City of Portland, Intel, Daimler, Acumed and Lease Crutcher Lewis.

SHPE STEM Fall Career Expo, October 25, 2019
Industry representatives present short lightning pitches by sector then meet with students in an informal networking reception format. Sponsored by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), the University of Portland Career Center and the Shiley School of Engineering.

SWE Career Fair, February 21, 2020
Career Fair formatted event with tables for each company and representatives speaking to students about opportunities at their locations.  Sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), the University of Portland Career Center and the Shiley School of Engineering.

SHPE STEM Career Expo – October 19-23, 2020 (Hosted Virtually)
Industry representatives presented short lightning pitches by sector on 10/19 and then met with students in 1:1 networking on 10/23. Sponsored by the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE), the University of Portland Career Center and the Shiley School of Engineering.

SWE Career Fair – February 26, 2021 (Hosted virtually through the Handshake Platform)
The 2021 SWE STEM Career Fair is Sponsored by the Student Chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE), the University of Portland Career Center and the Shiley School of Engineering. Companies will host 1:1 and group sessions to meet with talented students looking for internship and job opportunities.