Calendar of Events

Spring 2017

Please contact the Center for Career & Vocation for additional information about any of these programs.  

Employers and Recruiters -- Interested in learning more about the opportunities we offer to connect with Bluffton talent? Members of the Center for Career & Vocation staff are happy to work with you to arrange a visit or post a position.  Contact us today.

Register online or contact the CCV to attend an event.

Thursday, Feb. 16
Recruiters on Campus Pilgrim Alcove

Representatives from Mennonite Mission Network and West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine will be on campus all day. Be sure to stop by!


Friday, Feb. 2

OFIC CareerFest Ohio Expo Center Columbus, Ohio
 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

OFIC Careerfest is sponsored by the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges. CareerFest is one of the largest career fairs in Ohio, designed specifically for students of all majors attending any of OFIC's 33 member colleges and universities. This is great opportunity for students looking for internship experience or full time opportunities during or after college. Registration will be posted on College Central Network as we get closer to the date. Transportation will be provided for the first 11 students who register so don't miss out on this great opportunity!


Tuesday, Jan. 23

Mock Interview Prep Workshop Purple & White Room in Marbeck
 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. 

Need to prepare or refresh your interviewing skills? The Bluffton University Business Leaders (BUBL) and the Center for Career and Vocation have teamed up, to put together a Mock Interview Workshop. Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to enhance your interviewing skills and networking abilities! Stay tuned for more details to come.


date pending Employer Expo Kreider Room
6:30 p.m. You won't want to miss this opportunity to hear from a panel of local business professionals on what they look for in potential interns and employees. Panelists will also offer suggestions to students approaching graduation and there will be time for networking and conversation. Attire is business professional and you will want to bring copies of your resume. Co-sponsored by BUBL and the Center for Career & Vocation. If you have questions, or to register, email
Tuesday, March 21
Mock Interview & Networking
Marbeck Center
6 p.m.

Update that resume and dust off those dress shoes! Mock Interview and Networking Night is an opportunity for students to meet with professionals in their field for practice interview sessions and a chance to experience a “mixer” type networking environment. This is an invaluable experience for students to get instant feedback and suggestions from professionals. Students are encouraged to register early to get help preparing/updating a resume and ensure enough time for the CCV to schedule interviewers in appropriate fields. Email to register.

Wednesday, April 11 Education Expo
The University of Findlay
8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Education Expo is a job fair sponsored by the Career Centers of seven private universities/colleges in northwest Ohio. Ed Expo provides an opportunity for teacher candidates to meet with recruiters from school districts around the country. This year's Education Expo is hosted by the University of Findlay and they will be handling the registration process and related questions. Please register here. If you have other questions, you can contact Katrina Shull at: We look forward to seeing you on April 11!
Tuesday, April 11
Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs Workshop  
  Kreider Room
6:30 P.m. Ever think about being an entrepreneur or starting your own business? Come chat with representatives from BCE for an opportunity to learn about resources and ask questions!