In its 18th year, Beyond the Gates: Preparing for Life and Work after Sewanee will be an in-person, two-day event. Juniors and seniors will develop career-readiness through panels, practice interviews, 1:1 networking conversations, and hearing the experiences of graduates from a variety of backgrounds.

 

2022 FULL schedule

 

FRIday, Jan. 7, 2022

student registration & orientation, 9:00-11:55 am cdt
alumni & parent orientation luncheon, 11:45 am cdt
students: business dining etiquette, 12:00 pm cdt
NETWORKING BREAK & RESUME REVIEW, 1:45-2:15 PM CDT
Get to Work! (Job Search Skills), 2:15-3:30 pm CDT
INTERVIEW SKILLS panel or graduate school session, 3:30-4:30 pm CDT
NETWORKING RECEPTION, 6:00-6:30 PM CDT
keynote speaker: cHASE SPURLOCK, C'09, CO-FOUNDER AND CEO, DECODE HEALTH, 6:30 PM CDT

SATURday, Jan. 8, 2022

PERSONAL FINANCE 101/first apartment, 9:00-10:00 AM CDT
PRACTICE INTERVIEWS, 10:15-11:55 AM CDT
LUNCHEON:WHAT HAPPENS IN THE FIRST MONTHS BTG, 12:00-1:30 PM CDT
NETWORKING BREAK & RESUME REVIEW, 1:30-2:00 PM CDT
CAREER PanelS, 2:00-3:20 pm CDT
SUCCEED IN YOUR FIRST JOB, 3:30-5:30 pm CDT
CASUAL SUPPER, 5:30 PM CDT