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    2016 UW-La Crosse Physical Therapy - Occupational Therapy Career Fair

    Tuesday, April 5, 2016

    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Cartwright Center

    Registration deadline: Friday, March 25, 2016

    Registration will be limited to the first 35 registrants.

     

    2016 Career Fair Registration Form

     


    Where:
    UW-La Crosse
    Cartwright Center
    Valhalla Hall
    1725 State St.
    La Crosse, WI 54601
    608.785.8877

    Programs represented:

    Physical Therapy (DPT): approx. 44 students graduating Spring 2016 and another 44 graduating Spring 2017

    Occupational Therapy (MSOT): approx. 25 students graduating December 2016

    Registration Fee:
    The fee is $275 and includes one 2’ x 6’ table with tablecloth, internet access, one parking pass, and one lunch voucher

    Registration Submission:

    Fax completed forms to 608.785.8460, Attention: Pete Amann

    Email completed forms as an attachment to Pete Amann at pamann@uwlax.edu

    Payment Options:

    Checks or money orders:
    Payable to: UWL PT Student Professional Development Fund
    Mail to: UWL Health Professions
    1725 State St
    4033 HSC
    La Crosse, WI 54601

    Credit card:
    Please visit UWL Foundation.
    Under “Gift Designation” please select “Other”, type “UWL PT Student Professional Student Development Fund” in the “Note (Optional) field, and $275 in the “Amount” field.

    UWL PT Student Professional Student Development Fund
    The fund is used to support students to attend professional conferences, present research at meetings, offset costs for special educational experiences, and provide other resources for their professional development. Your participation in this event makes these opportunities possible!

    Occupational Therapy Student Scholarship Fund
    This fund supports several scholarships that are awarded to students prior to internships to help defray the extra costs associated with travel and moving for internships.   


    Schedule of events:

    11:30 Display set-up and lunch (students available to assist in unloading and setting up)

    1:00 Career fair begins

    1:15 Resume consultations and mock interviews begin

    4:00 Career fair concludes (students available to assist in tearing down and loading)

    Resume consultation:
    Employers are invited to consult with students to critique students’ resumes from your unique perspective. Designated times will be assigned to students and employers for this purpose. This activity will be conducted in the exhibit area. Please indicate your desire to participate by checking the box on the registration form.


    Practice interviews:
    Students are invited to practice their interviewing skills and seek advice from employers during practice interviews. Designated times will be assigned to students and employers for this purpose. This activity will be conducted in the exhibit area. Please indicate your desire to participate in this activity by checking the box on the registration form.

    Door Prizes:
    A special table will be available for prizes. Thank you!

    Directions:
    The Cartwright Center is located at 1725 State Street. Pull up to the circle drive to unload your car. Directions are available at Campus Maps

    Parking:
    A parking pass will be sent via email approx. one week prior to the event. Passes are good for the C-2 commuter parking lot. To avoid a parking ticket please properly display your parking pass per the instructions included on the pass.

    Lodging:
    Accommodations may be found at the La Crosse Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau

    Package handling and advanced mailing:
    Please allow ample time for mailing. Exhibit materials may be sent in advance to: 

    UWL Health Professions
    1725 State Street
    4033 HSC
    La Crosse, WI 54601

    Questions may be directed to Pete Amann at pamann@uwlax.edu