Smeal career fairs slated for the spring semester

Penn State Smeal College of Business students will connect with potential employers starting this week in a series of targeted career fairs, including the Supply Chain Career Fair, the Corporate Associate Career Fair and the Marketing Career Fair.

Employers will seek students for internships, co-ops and full-time positions. All career events will take place in the Atrium of the Business Building on the University Park campus.

The two-day Supply Chain Career Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jan. 29-30 for students seeking positions in the supply chain field. For more information on the more than 80 companies attending and the positions for which they are recruiting, visit

The Corporate Associate Career Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Feb. 3 for students of all business majors, from first-year students through seniors. This career fair features companies who partner with Smeal, including Aldi, Altria, Baker Tilly, Bechtel Corporation, Deloitte, EY, Ferguson, Grant Thornton, Johnson & Johnson, Kohl’s, KPMG, Macy’s, PPG Industries, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Shell and UPMC.

The Marketing Career Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 for students interested in career and internship positions in the marketing field. For a full list of the companies attending, visit

For the past three years, Smeal has been ranked No. 1 or No. 2 among recruiters according to Bloomberg Businessweek.

For more information on spring career fairs, students should visit Students attending the career fairs should make sure to bring plenty of copies of their resumes and to dress in business professional attire. For tips and advice on making a positive first impression at the career fair, visit Smeal’s Career Fair Prep website at

Companies who would like more information on becoming involved with undergraduate recruiting can visit

Last Updated January 28, 2014