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2019 Chicago LIT College Tour at UIC

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UIC

750 South Halsted Street

Student Center East, Room 302

Chicago, IL 60607

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Chicago get ready to ignite your future at the 2019 LIT College Tour - "The Premiere Career, Leadership & Networking Event for Students" hosted in 6 of the top 10 U.S. cities including NYC, Los Angeles, Houston, Miami, Silicon Valley and Chicago.

On Thursday, April 4, 2019, LIT College Tour return's to UIC for an action-packed day of LIT = Leadership. Innovation. Transformation. Enjoy an evening of internship and job opportunities, power networking, free headshots, premium swag, $500 in prizes, light food and drinks, and a live DJ keeping the positives vibes flowing all evening! Connect with 15 Table-top recruiters and over 30 professionals, entrepreneurs, educators and mentors.

Confirmed table-top recruiters and attendees include Microsoft, EY, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of IL, Baird, Echo Global Logistics, Columbia Sportswear, Cobian Marketing Group, HACE< New York Life, Farmers Insurance, Allstate, Facebook, Google, ALPFA, Groupon, Medline and more TBA.

What is LIT? Leadership, Innovation, Transformation. LIT College Tour is a national career and leadership initiative designed to support students' academic success, career exploration, internship and job search, as well as personal and professional development. Students get a chance to build their leadership skills, meet face-to-face with recruiters, network with potential mentors and gain actionable insights from speakers.

Our half-day conference offers students of all majors the opportunity to learn the latest industry informed career readiness and leadership skills from professionals from diverse industries including Arts, Business, Communications, Government, Medicine, Non-profit, STEM and other fields.

Who speaks at LIT?
Executive’s of Fortune 500’s and industry leading companies, Emmy-award winning journalists, rising tech stars, entrepreneurial innovators, recruiters and other thought leaders. Which companies have participated at LIT? Federal Reserve Bank of New York, SpaceX, Facebook, Goldman Sachs, Chevron, NBC/Telemundo, ABC, Deloitte, Google, EY, Chase, State Farm, Techstars, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Boost Mobile, Blue Cross & Blue Shield of IL, Columbia Sportswear and Edelman PR, Saatchi & Saatchi, and CBRE, among others. LIT College Tour is hosted in several top 10 markets including NYC, LA, Miami, Houston, Chicago and Silicon Valley.

Agenda: (Subject to change)

4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m: Conference

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 pm: Meet the Firms Mixer

4:30 p.m. Registration opens
4:45 p.m. Opening remarks - LIT Team
5:00 p.m. Keynote - Igniting Your Future
5:25 p.m. Panel - Leading from Within
6:10 p.m. Workshop - "Student Success"
6:30 p.m. Meet the Firms Mixer, free headshots, speed networking, hours d'oeuvres, premium swag and live DJ
8:30 p.m. Closing remarks

Attire: Business, Business Casual

Parking: We do not cover parking. All guests should use parking directly across from UIC, Student Center East.

2019 Chicago LIT College Tour


Check out highlights from last years event at the following link and flyer below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jz6SepfGEn8


2018 Chicago LIT College Tour

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750 South Halsted Street

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Chicago, IL 60607

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