If you have not already done so, please register HERE by Monday, January 8th.
We're looking forward to having our employer partners on campus for our Career & Summer Opportunities Fair!
Duke Career & Summer Opportunities Schedule
Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018
Location: Wilson Gym, Duke’s West Campus (330 Towerview Road, Durham, NC 27708)
8:30am - 10:00am: Registration/Display Set-Up. Are you a Duke alum? Make sure to speak to a member of the Duke Alumni Association at registration.
8:30am - 10:00am: Coffee/Light Breakfast on track above gym * In honor of all of the alumni who show their Forever Duke spirit by coming back to recruit, please enjoy the complimentary breakfast provided for all recruiters located on the upstairs track sponsored by the Duke Alumni Association. *
10:00am - 3:00pm: Career Fair
11:30am - 1:30pm: Lunch on track above gym * Are you the only representative from your organization at the fair? We will have a member of our staff ask your preference for lunch and bring it to your booth! *
3:00pm: Display Breakdown
Pre and Post Fair Shipping
The parking lot is a 10-minute walk to Wilson Gym. It is encouraged to ship items in advance.
Pre-Fair Shipments: You may send any recruiting materials in advance to DeHaven’s Commercial Center - 1701 N. Point Drive Durham, NC 27705. Shipments must arrive after Wednesday, January 3rd and before 5:00pm Wednesday, January 10th.
Post-Fair Shipments :Any items needing to be shipped after the fair should be left at your table with a shipping label affixed to the package.The label must include the appropriate billing account number for your carrier of choice. Extra shipping labels (FedEx) will be available at the fair.DeHaven’s will pick up the items at the end of the fair and FedEx, UPS, etc. will pick up the items at DeHaven’s Commercial Center - 1701 N. Point Drive Durham, NC 27705.We ask that employers allow at least one day following the Career Fair prior to scheduling pickup.
Parking and Walking Directions
The walk from the Blue Zone to Wilson Gym is approximately a 5 – 10-minute walk. Please consider wearing comfortable shoes and limit the items you will carry the day of the event or ensure you utilize the item drop off. If you require any special assistance, please let us know so that alternate arrangements can be made.
Parking Lot: Blue Zone (Wannamaker Drive): You MUST enter from Duke University Road. If your GPS takes you to the entrance off of Towerview Road, follow these directions: take a right from the traffic circle, take a right on Duke University Road (at the light), and take a right onto Wannamaker Drive.
Taxi/Uber: 330 Towerview Road Durham, NC 27708
Item Drop Off Location (Between the hours of 8:30am - 10:30am): There is a drop off location in Blue Zone
, near the Wilson gate entrance of the football stadium. Please follow the directional signs once you are in the Blue Zone. Please refer to the image below for more details.
Walking Directions: Once you are parked, there will be directional signs along your walk to Wilson Gymnasium.
Please email email@example.com by Wednesday, January 10th with the following information:
- Names of attending representatives.
- Are the representatives a Duke Alum?
- Do the representatives have any dietary restrictions?
Lodging & Taxi Services
If you wish to advertise further in the Chronicle, please contact Megan Haven at firstname.lastname@example.org or (919) 684-0371.
Post your Opportunity!
Be sure to post your opportunities in our CareerConnections database! CareerConnections is the system used by the Career Center that allows students to search and apply for jobs and internships. If you don’t have an account in the system, please visit the following site to submit your request:
If you have any additional questions before the event, don't hesitate to ask! Email us at email@example.com or call us at 919-660-1053.