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Signature Events

NC State‚Äôs CVM Career Services offers a variety of career-building programming throughout the academic year. Here are some of the signature programs we offer.

Upcoming Events during Fall 2024

(PWP) Professionalization with the Pack Series

The PWP panels for fall 2024 are now at capacity.

Event Description:

Employers are invited to share insights with students through the CVM Career Services
Professionalization with the Pack panel series. We anticipate hosting up to 4 employers
on each panel and approximately 60 students participating. Career Services will
moderate the each panel. Choose one panel to engage with our students:

PWP- Resume/CV Writing Panel
Highlighting knowledge, strengths, and interests on their resumes/CVs.
Tuesday, August 27, 2024 from 12-1pm

PWP- Networking Panel 
Highlighting networking, building relationships, and professional verbal and written
Tuesday, September 10, 2024 from 12-1pm

PWP- Interviewing Skills Panel
Highlighting effective interviewing from preparing in advance through following up post-
Tuesday, October 15, 2024 from 12-1pm 

Registration Type:
PWP Employer Sponsorship Fee: $200 
See more information and register for one panel here:

CVM Career Fair Fall 2024

This event is now at capacity, you may register for the waitlist.

September 26, 2024

Event Description:

The CVM Fall Career Fair 2024 is our largest annual recruitment event that is open to employers, practitioners, practice managers, and veterinary professionals who seek to recruit College of Veterinary Medicine students and recent graduates for employment, externships, internships and student ambassador opportunities. This is an in-person, tabling event to speak with candidates about your opportunities and increase your visibility on-campus.

The CVM houses the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine as well as the Comparative Biomedical Sciences Graduate program, which confers Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees.

Event Details:

Registration is for 2 representatives and includes a 6 foot table and tablecloth, two chairs, light refreshments, name tags, and parking. Employers are allowed to bring signage, pamphlets, handouts, and giveaways. Signage should fit within the 6 foot long table and should not obstruct other tables.

Registration Types:

$100.00: Public Service: Government, Military & Non-Profit
$150.00: Small Practice or Organization: Single location, independent or non-corporation affiliation
$200.00: Medium Practice or Organization: Group-owned and/or multi-site locations within the same metro market
$250.00: Large Practice or Organization: Multiple locations across multiple geographical markets

This event is now at capacity. You may still register to be on the waitlist. Should a spot
open, you will be contacted to confirm your participation in advance of the registration
fee being processed. See more information and register here:

NC Small Practices: Hiring and Networking Night
Work, Play, and Stay Local!

Thursday, October 10, 2024
CVM Main Building

Event Description:

This event shines the spotlight on small sized employers in NC. Come to network and discuss potential career opportunities, externships, and part-time positions with students and house officers.

Event Details:

This is an in-person event formatted with networking high-top tables and casual furniture over refreshments. We anticipate approximately 40-50 students and house officers would attend. This event will be limited to approximately 15 employers.

Registration Type:

Limited to a Small Practice or Organization: Single location, independent or non-corporation affiliation

See more information and register here:

Past Events

Career Connections: Alumni + Student Mixer

Wednesday, February 28, 2024
University Club

This event brings together current students, house officers, and alumni for a night of networking and relationship-building. Alumni will have the opportunity to engage in meaningful conversations and share experiences as well as current and future career opportunities. Students will be able to gain insights into career paths, expand their professional networks, and seek out externships, part-time, and full-time opportunities. This engaging evening will feature heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer, and wine.

Large Animal Hiring and Networking Night

February 12, 2024
CVM Main Building

Event Description:

The Large Animal Hiring and Networking Night will bring together large animal focused veterinarians, students, faculty, and administration. Come to hear CVM updates, network, and discuss potential career opportunities, externships, and part-time positions.

VETiquette Dinner:

The VETiquette is an annual multi-course dinner event which provides our DVM students an opportunity to network while developing their etiquette skills. Each table has a veterinary professional that serves as a host to engage students in a facilitated discussion. 

VETiquette – March 20, 2024

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