Visual Arts Hiring Fair

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

5:00pm - 7:00pm

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3rd Floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing
3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing, College Park, MD 20747

Event Details

Students: This is event is FULL. If you would like to join the waiting list, please email Kate Juhl at

Join us for the inaugural Visual Arts Hiring Fair at the University of Maryland!

Structured as a reverse career fair, 20-30 of UMD's most talented students in graphic design, video production and/or animation will display their work. Employers will circulate around the room to meet students, check out their work and pick up resumes. Each student must go through a training prior to the event to ensure they have at least 3 quality work samples, a professional resume and an understanding of the networking process.

Register via the link below and then watch for a follow-up email with an invitation to complete the required training on ELMS no later thanOctober 24. The training will require you to submit your resume as well as at least 3 high quality work samples (graphic design) or a brief demo reel (video production; animation). If you have any questions about the requirements, please email Kate Juhl at This fair is open to students of all majors.

Fair Schedule
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. │ Reverse Career Fair (Employers visit students' tables)
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.│ Open networking during a light reception


Suggested attire: Business Casual  

Requesting Accessibility Accommodations: 
Please contact Alicia Montague at the University Career Center & The President's Promise ( or 301.314.7239) at least two weeks prior if you need to request accessibility accommodations for this event.

Click HERE for more information.

Co-sponsored by the College of Arts & Humanities and the University of Maryland Career Center & The President's Promise


For additional information about this event:

Contact Kate Juhl at

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