Pittsburgh Connect: Penn State Student Networking Summit

When: November 20, 2023, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Energy Innovation Center, 1435 Bedford Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 (Google Map)
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Join us for the first ever Pittsburgh Connect: Penn State Student Networking Summit in Pittsburgh! This intimate gathering is designed exclusively for Penn State students eager to explore career opportunities and connections in the vibrant Pittsburgh job market. Connect with local employers, discover exciting career paths, and expand your professional network. Whether you’re seeking internships, mentorships, or future career prospects, this event provides a unique platform to engage with Pittsburgh’s diverse and thriving workforce. Don’t miss this opportunity to forge meaningful connections, gain insights from local industry leaders, and kickstart your professional journey in the Steel City.

Student Tips for Success

  • Dress professionally.
  • Bring a copy of your résumé or portfolio to share with employers and receive feedback.
  • Get your LinkedIn page up to date!
  • Research some employers before the event.

This pilot event is FREE! It will showcase several local and national employers and feature a special guest speaker, a résumé review workshop with the Penn State Alumni Association and Career Services, and light refreshments. It is open to all Penn State students, regardless of campus, year, or major.

Employers attending: 

  • Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Highmark Health and AHN
  • First National Bank
  • Wexford Health Sources, Inc.
  • PJ Dick Trumbull
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Sheetz
  • DICK’s Sporting Goods
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Brunner
  • EDA Clinical
  • NASH kNOWledge
  • and more!

Attendee and Employer Registration

Registration for this event is now closed. Walk-ins welcome!