New Kensington career services

Eric Green at Career Connections Day at Penn State New Kensington

Eric Green (left), electro-mechanical engineering technology (EMET) student at Penn State New Kensington, listens to a representative from Siemens at the second annual Pizza with Professionals networking event before the 2019 Research and Creative Exposition. The luncheon gave students the opportunity to speak with business representatives in their respective fields.

Erika Finn at 2019 Career Connections Day

Erika Finn, business student at Penn State New Kensington, takes part in the second annual Pizza with Professionals networking event before the 2019 Research and Creative Exposition at the campus. The luncheon provided students with the opportunity to enjoy a casual lunch while meeting with business and industry representatives in their respective fields.

Pizza with Professionals 2019 at Penn State New Kensington

Students, faculty, staff and industry leaders filled the Penn State New Kensington Conference Center before the 2019 Research and Creative Exposition for the second annual Pizza with Professionals event. The casual luncheon, organized by Jim Shields, associate director for career services at the campus, aimed to help students with strengthening their networking skills while also learning business leaders in their respective fields. 

Leader Launch 2019 Jill Thomas

Jill Thomas '07, talent acquisition manager at Enterprise Holdings, speaks to attendees of the 2019 Leader Launch conference. The event, organized by Penn State New Kensington's Office of Career Services, features professional development workshops and a networking dinner with alumni.

Leader Launch 2019 Nolan Thompson

Nolan Thompson, Penn State New Kensington student, speaks to another student during a networking practice session at the annual Leader Launch event. The professional development conference is organized by the campus' Office of Career Services for students and recent alumni.

Leader Launch 2019 Danielle Richardson

Danielle Richardson, class of 2017, speaks to student attendees of Penn State New Kensington's Leader Launch conference. The event, organized by the campus' Office of Career Services, is a professional development conference featuring workshops and a networking dinner. Richardson, who is completing a master's degree at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, led the students through a personality team building activity.

Leader Launch 2019 GREAT Students

Penn State New Kensington students in attendance at the 2019 Leader Launch event, pictured from left to right, included Luke Barkley, Benjamin Watts, Blake George and Colin Sames. 

Leader Launch 2019 Team Activity

Bethany Baney, center, helps another student during a team building activity at the annual Leader Launch professional development conference organized by Penn State New Kensington's Office of Career Services.