Professional Development Day

Friday, February 15, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Gemmell MPR
Clarion University, Clarion, PA

Professional Development Day covers core professional development information/skills that students need when searching, securing and entering the job market.

Event Information

Schedule of Events

Check-in begins at 9:00 a.m. and lasts until 12:00 p.m. near the Gemmell MPR.

A series of 5 sessions will occur that include a diverse group of professional development workshops from 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Presenters will include career professionals, business and educational leaders across multiple disciplines and industries.

Session 4 will include a light lunch

Attendance recognition

The Center for Career and Professional Development will verify attendance to workshops that are required to obtain a digital badge. Badges will be distributed via Credly within two weeks after the event. Remember, participants may supplement workshops through CUprofessional and acquiring a badge makes you mentee eligible for the CUmentor program.

Who can attend

The Professional Development Day is open to all majors and students, and is designed for sophomores through graduate students. Presenters will cover a variety of topics that can easily translate into any profession.

Is there a dress requirement

Business casual is recommended for the event. For information on proper dress for men and proper dress for women click the links.

How do i sign-up

Registration is now CLOSED.


  1. Seating will be limited to the first 150 students, be sure to apply early.
  2. RSVP registration ends Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
  3. After completing the RSVP form you will receive an email confirming your registration.
  4. If your plans change and you cannot attend, please contact our office at least a week in advance of the program. Failure to do so may impact your eligibility to receive career services in the future

Event Sponsors





If you have any questions, please contact the Center for Career and Professional Development at (814) 393-2323 or stop by our office in 419 Becht Hall.

Last Updated 2/18/19