Careers in Writing and Communications

Friday, March 12, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Alumni, Students

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Considering a career in the communications field? Want to use your writing skills for work? Join us for this session with industry professionals who will share stories about their career path, industry insights, and advice for how to be a successful intern, new professional, or freelancer.

During this interactive session, you will make 8 rotations through breakout rooms featuring professionals from the following areas: 

  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Writing
  • Film and Video
  • Digital Media
  • Multi-Media Journalism
  • Health Communications
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography

The last 20 minutes are reserved for open networking and you can choose which breakout room you would like to return to for follow-up questions.

Registration is required!

This event is part of the Work Like A Laker Conference. For more information, please visit: All sessions offered can be found in Handshake Events. As Lakers for a Lifetime, alumni continue to have access to Handshake. Please visit for more information.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact the GVSU Career Center at or 616-331-6708. Requests should be made as soon as possible but at least two days prior to the event. If you experience any technical difficulties, please contact 616-331-3311.

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Location Information

Event link will be shared upon registration. 

Contact Information

GVSU Career Center I I 616-331-3311


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This event was added to the calendar by Azra Causevic ( on Thursday, February 18, 2021 and was last updated on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 4:08 p.m.