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2017 ALPFA Regional Student Symposium

Saturday, October 14, 2017
8:00 am

University of Illinois at Chicago School of Business
750 S. Halsted
Chicago, Illinois 60607


ALPFA invests in student members by providing professional level leadership workshops, professional and peer networking opportunities, and opportunities to practice essential communication skills needed in today's job market. Regionally-situated collegiate- symposiums bring together student members and leaders, professional members and leaders, and corporate partners who attend both to educate and to discover talent for upcoming internship or full-time positions. Krannert will be connecting with candidates at- the symposium to identify fits for our full portfolio of graduate programs.


Program Highlights


The program opens on Saturday morning with a continental breakfast and peer-to-peer networking. Following the opening session, the schedule at each event might include:

  • Continental Breakfast & Peer Networking
  • Leadership Panel Discussion
  • Dynamic Workshops
  • Luncheon
  • Mentoring Round Tables
  • Career Fair
  • Student Benefits
  • Networking face-to-face with recruiters to learn about career opportunities  -
  • Dynamic workshops designed to prepare you to become successful Latino business leaders in corporate America-
  • Engaging mentoring round tables to strengthen effective communication and interviewing skills-
  • Connecting peer-to-peer with other ALPFA students from universities across the region-

Who Can Attend?

  • All Collegiate Symposiums are open to registered ALPFA member students: 
  • of all majors
  • attending an accredited community college, college or university
  • enrolled at least half time
  • classified freshman through graduate student
  • traditional and non-traditional students
  • from anywhere who want to travel to attend, no matter how far!


  • ALPFA Student Affairs Directors
  • University Faculty Advisers (Current or Prospective)
  • ALPFA professional members interested in mentoring students

Symposium Registration is free for registered ALPFA student members

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