Life After IU Kokomo

Like it or not, your "Life After IU Kokomo" is coming.  Now is the time to get prepared and the IU Kokomo Alumni Association and IU Kokomo Career Center is hosting a series of events to help you do just that.  The five events - Professional Wardrobe, Online Networking, Professional Etiquette, Financial Literacy, and Relocation - Hone your skills in the areas most important to a soon-to-be young professional.  Join Us!

Get Dressed/Dress For Success

Dress for Success Fashion Show and Interview Skit is a professional development program that is a fun and informational event to prepare students for their first interview, internship, and/or first job. It will include a runway walk with fellow students in professional attire and a “What-Not-To-Do” Interview Skit. Following the program there will be two break out “Get Dressed” workshops one for men and one for women. There will be refreshments and door prizes!!! Learn how to impress and land your first job!!!

Where: Alumni Hall
When: Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Fashion Show and Interview Skit Time: 11:30 A.M. – 12:25 P.M.
Get Dressed Workshops Time: 12:30-1:30 Where: TBD

Cha-Ching- Financial Literacy

Crunching numbers can be overwhelming, especially when you’re trying to create a budget for yourself. Learn how to make the most out of your income.
Where: IU Kokomo KC 130
When: Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Time: 11:30-1:30

FREE Lunch and Admission to alumni & students - RSVP online

Knock, Knock- Social Media Workshop

The door to your future doesn’t open by itself. In this “Leveraging LinkedIn” session, led by a LinkedIn insider, you’ll learn to harness the power of professional networking in the online world.

Where: IU Kokomo KC 130
When: Tuesday, March 3, 2015
Time: 11:30-1:30

FREE Lunch and Admission to alumni & students - RSVP online

What the Fork- Etiquette Luncheon

Be ready to impress at your next professional event. An etiquette coach will guide you through the elements of etiquette in the most common professional settings. From utensils to handshakes to tipping.

The New Professionals Conference is available for all students. All students must register and pay the $10.00 (non-refundable) fee to attend by calling 765-455-9301 or visiting the Office of Career Services, Kelley Center Room 200.  Professional business attire is required.

Where: IU Kokomo KC 130
When: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Time: Sign in 11:00 Program: 11:30-1:30 Q&A 1:30-2:00

Home Sweet Home - Relocation Webinar Series

You’ll be making the jump from IU to the big city. But where are you going to live? Hear from four real-estate experts—representing New York City, Chicago, Washington D.C., and Indianapolis—and get the tools you need to land a perfect place to call "Home Sweet Home."

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
7pm   Washington, DC with Jacob Chaney
8:30pm  New York City with Karen Stone

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
7pm   Chicago with Mike McElroy
8:30pm   Indianapolis with TBD

RSVP Online