Recreation, Park and Tourism Administration
Professional Development Conference - Friday, April 15, 2016 - 8am to 2pm
A one-day conference with educational sessions led by RPTA Alumni currently working in the field. Don't miss this great opportunity to meet and network with alumni.
|8 - 8:30 am||Mentor Mingle||Grand Ballroom|
|8:35 - 9:30 am||Keynote Session: Steve Garland||Grand Ballroom|
|9:35 - 10:30 am||Session I||University Union|
|10:35 - 11:30 am||Session II||University Union|
|11:35 - 12:15 pm||Mentoring & Resume/Linkedln Review||Grand Ballroom|
|12:15 - 2:00 pm||Awards||Grand Ballroom|
A few things to keep in mind when attending PDC:
- Contact your RPTA instructor to verify your class is being canceled during the PDC.
- Students are encouraged to dress in a professional manner and bring a complete resume.
- Alumni are taking time out of their busy schedules to lead these sessions – students are asked to be respectful and engaged during the sessions.
- Alumni are happy to talk individually with students after their sessions– students should initiate conversations with the alumni.