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Recruiting Events Calendar

Additional Information

Unsure of what to wear? Check out this handy guide.

It’s important to treat the career fair as seriously as you would a traditional job interview by coming prepared to answer questions. 

There are many positive reasons to take the time to prepare for and attend a career fair.

Check out these steps for success!

You’ll need to stand out from a sea of college hopefuls hungry for their first job. This is how you can own the stage.

If you’re not always comfortable with talking to people you don’t know it may help to learn how to introduce yourself at a job fair.

Recruiting Events Calendar

example: 'Nursing career' or 'MBA Expo'
example: 'community center' or 'student union'
Date: October 22, 2019 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Kirksville Days Inn

Area job seekers are encouraged to attend and meet with hiring staff from numerous area employers in all types of industries and complete applications on site.

Date: October 23, 2019 - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: Jacobs Conference Center
Date: October 25, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Harry S. Truman State Office Building
Date: November 4, 2019 - 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Plaster Student Union Grand Ballroom 3rd floor

Please plan to attend the CNAS STEM Career Expo! This activity is guaranteed to provide you great benefit, as you will meet with employers, learn about job and internship opportunities, be able to discuss different career options, and gain information on how to enter their industry during college or after graduation. The College of Natural and Applied Science, the Living and Learning Communities, and the Career Center look forward to seeing you there!

Date: November 8, 2019 - 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Crown Center Exhibit Hall
Conference Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Recommended 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Undergraduate student status
  • Age 17-25
  • Attending a four-year institution within the U.S. or articulate plans to obtain four-year degree
  • Possess a passion for food and agriculture
  • Plan to pursue a career in the food and agriculture industry
Date: November 13, 2019 - 8:00 am to 2:30 pm
Location: Inman E Page Library
Date: November 21, 2019 - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Location: Chaifetz Arena @ St. Louis University

A free hiring event for Veterans, Transitioning Military Personnel, National Guard Members, Reserve Members and spouses. For more details visit

Date: January 10, 2020 - 11:00 am to 3:30 pm
Location: Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center

The KSI JIVE Fair is mandatory for all Kauffman Scholars collegiate students to attend and optional for KSI alumni.

Date: February 26, 2020 - 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Location: Springfield EXPO Center

Career Expo 2019 and Education Career Fair 2019 take place the same day, time, and location. Recruiters from business, government agencies, nonprofit organizations, public and private school systems, and graduate schools are invited to attend this major hiring event. Employers from a variety of industries will be recruiting for internships and full-time positions. Students of all majors and all class levels from Missouri State University, Drury University, Evangel University, Southwest Baptist University, and College of the Ozarks are encouraged to attend this all-inclusive career fair.