Industry Days

SPA provides students the opportunity to meet alumni and employers through Industry Days. These events will feature panels of industry experts and networking receptions here on campus.

Join us for Industry Day’s sponsored by the School of Public Affairs and the AU Career Center.

Industry Days provide students the opportunity to hear and meet alumni and employers currently working in that industry. It provides employers the opportunity to meet students and discuss job and internship opportunities during our networking reception (hors d'oeuvres and refreshments will be served at the reception). Whether you are seeking new talent, or hoping to strengthen your professional network, you won't want to miss Industry Days.

Industry Days are free to participate in. All events will take place on the American University campus: 4400 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20016.

Working for Justice

Thursday October 25, 2018 6:30PM EST
MGC Rooms 2-5

An evening of panel discussions and networking with alumni, employers, faculty, and staff for students interested in, but not limited to, criminal justice, law enforcement, and criminology.

Panelists include Christina Kiritz, Sasha O'Connell, Blake Norton, and Lohena Cabrera.
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6:40pm EST Opening Remarks, Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education, Saul Newman
6:45pm EST Panel of Alumni and Employers moderated by Career Center, Director of Experiential Education Brian Rowe.
7:30pm EST Networking Reception with Panelists, Faculty, Staff and Employers.

(This list subject to change)

  • Maryland Department of Public Safety & Correctional Services
  • The National Police Foundation (panelist)
  • Reynolds and Associates, Inc.
  • Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network
  • Maryland State Police
  • Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership
  • Prevent Human Trafficking (panelist)
  • Guidehouse (panelist)
  • U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia

Campaigns, Congress and Lobbies

Tuesday February 12, 2019

Further details to be announced.

Directions to Campus

Hourly parking is available in the garage under the Katzen Arts Center. Campus can be reached by DC Metro rail and bus, or by using the AU Shuttle Bus.

More Events

There are several other industry-specific networking receptions hosted by the Alumni Office and Career Center throughout the year. Students can find these events through Handshake.

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