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Events and Opportunities

The Center for Vocation and Career hosts a wide variety of events to prepare students for their careers.

From employer recruiting events to StrengthsFinder reviews and internship labs, the Center for Vocation and Career offers opportunities for students to identify their interests and skills, explore a wide variety of careers, develop job search skills and prepare for employment and life after graduation.


Canvas features five events to guide sophomores through the process of exploring vocation and career.

Externship Day

Externship Day is a one-day job shadowing opportunity for Wheaton students hosted by Wheaton alumni at their companies or organizations across Chicagoland. 

Senior Series

The Senior Series events help graduating students prepare for life after Wheaton. Read more about all three events taking place in the spring.

Taco Tuesdays

Students meet with alumni professionals over a taco buffet dinner.  View upcoming events.

Employer Recruiting

Employers are regularly on campus to recruit Wheaton students. View this week’s schedule of on-campus interviews, information sessions, and other events to help you connect with job and internship opportunities.

Professional Development

A wide variety of events that prepare students for the world of work like networking nights, mock interview workshops, and professional development dinners. 

Wheaton in Network

Wheaton in Network (WiN) gives students the opportunity to connect with alumni across the globe who want to share their expertise and stories with the Wheaton community.  Join the network.