Multimedia, Communication & Creative Arts Week

The Career Center is here to support Multimedia, Communication, & Creative Arts students all year long, but we created events just for you from March 20-March 31.

Careers in Sports Panel and Networking Night
Wednesday, March 22; 6 p.m.-8 p.m.; University Club Ballroom A
Our Panelists:

Nicole Baur, Pittsburgh Steelers
Matt Grubba, Pittsburgh Riverhounds
Jacque Skowvron, Pittsburgh Pirates
Brian Doyle, Gateway School District Basketball Coach and Staff Member at Pitt

Our Networkers:
Dick’s Sporting Goods
Pittsburgh Pirates Partnership Program
Pittsburgh Flag Football League
Pitt Studios
Pittsburgh Steelers
Pittsburgh Penguins and more!


Careers in Athletics Lunch and Learn with Donna Sanft
Tuesday, March 21; 12-1 p.m.

Careers in Advertising Lunch and Learn with Dave Popelka
Wednesday, March 22; 12-1 p.m. WPU 224

Accenture Site Visit
Friday, March 24; 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

KDKA Site Visit
Friday, March 24; 1-3 p.m.

Mythbusters of the Advertisement World Lunch and Learn with Tim McLaughlin
Wednesday, March 29; 12-1 p.m.

All About Adobe with Pizza!
Thursday, March 30; 12-1 p.m.

Alumni in Residence Office Hours

Meet with professionals from the Pitt family to discuss your resume, your career plans, to learn how they got into prominent roles – and anything in between.
Advance registration required. Casual half-hour meetings are easy to schedule in Handshake.  Click on the dates below for scheduling instructions.

Donna Sanft, Retired University of Pittsburgh Executive Associate Athletic Director & Associate Dean of Students; March 21; 2 p.m.-4 p.m.

Dave Popelka, President of Garrison Hughes, March 24; 9 a.m.-11 a.m. and March, 24; 12 p.m.-2 p.m.

Tim McLaughlin, CEO and COO of 321 Blink, March 29; 1 p.m.-3 p.m.


Working for CNN. How Did You Get Your Start? with Alumni in Residence Pamela Kirkland

By Erin Wheeler
Erin Wheeler Career Consultant