2017 Graduate and Professional Student Networking and Etiquette Dinner
Mason graduate and professional students and recent Mason alums (Spring 2016 or Fall 2016 graduates) are invited to attend a fun and instructional networking and etiquette event. You will have the opportunity to connect with other students as well as with seasoned Mason alumni and employers. A professional networking and etiquette expert will lead the evening. The evening will feature hors d’oeuvres, a plated dinner, and dessert bar. A cash bar will be available.
A free pre-event LinkedIn Speedshop will begin at 5:30 pm. The LinkedIn Speedshop is open to all students and you do not need to be registered for the dinner to attend this session. To RSVP for the LinkedIn Speedshop only, email firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are interested in the dinner and the Speedshop just complete this Eventbrite registration.
By attending this event you will learn how to:
- Read a room for social cues
- Properly exchange business cards
- Politely join or excuse yourself from conversations
- Discuss common dining dilemmas
- Leverage your professional contacts to aid in your job search
- Project an image of professionalism and credibility so others will take you seriously in the workplace
- And more!
The event will begin promptly at 6:00pm. Check-in will be available from 5:30-6:00pm. Plan to arrive by 5:15 if you will be attending the LinkedIn Speedshop.
Proper Attire: Business Professional
Be sure to bring several business cards for networking.
Sample business cards will be provided for those who do not have one.
Click here for resources and additional information about the evening.
Sponsored by University Life Arlington, University Career Services and the Office of Alumni Affairs.
Questions? Contact University Life Arlington at 703-993-8984.
Date and Time
Founders Hall, Multipurpose Room 125 and 126
3351 Fairfax Drive
Arlington, VA 22201