Knights Network with Employers, One-on-One
The Multicultural and First Generation Knights Networking Reception was an opportunity for knights representing diverse and often underrepresented campus populations to engage with premiere employers who recruit at UCF.
The event attracted 247 students who connected with 33 recruiting employers and learned about job opportunities, internships and the benefits of networking. Students were able to meet to employers one-on-one to discuss their careers ask questions and gain valuable tips and experiences.
Students survey comments included: Absolutely enjoyed the more one-on-one time we received at this event; Great time, definitely attending the next one; Excellent Event; and Thank you for the opportunity.
Surveyed employers’ comments included: I want to come back every year (Lake County Schools); I was impressed with how prepared the students were with their pitches (Wells Fargo); Great event! Great turnout! Saw more students than last year (Enterprise; Great event! Great turnout! Saw more students than last year (Enterprise); and Great format! The students seem more engaged at a venue like this. Thanks for having us (Waffle House).
This event salutes the rich diversity among the UCF community and encourages current students as well as alumni to immerse themselves in career planning and development activities.