Winter break is a great time to build your professional network by connecting with individuals in your field and industry. Learn from our professional employers, staff and students how to network in today’s virtual environment by learning from their experience and sharing strategies and tips

Part 1: Success Stories

Thursday, Nov. 12 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm

This panel will feature WSU students who have used networking to further their careers. From internships across the country, to dining with the WSU President, you can learn how far your network you build now can take you.


Part 2: Effective Strategies

Wednesday, Nov. 18, 4:10 pm to 5:00 pm


This panel of employers and campus career staff will share strategies for develkoping your own powerful connections during the Winter Break.

Our guest panel includes:
Marnie Petek, E & J Gallo Winer
Marnie started her career at E & J Gallo Winery 10 years ago when she was hired out of the University of Idaho’s Career Fair to join their Sales Leadership Development Program. Marnie is passionate about her family and her dog, Rex.
Sammie Walsh, Insight Global
Sammie has been working at Insight Global for several years, and actively recruits at WSU.
Marla Meyer, Carson College of Business
Marla works as an accounting advisor in the Carson College of Business Department of Accounting, providing students with career and student employment resources.