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2016 Career Professionals Conference December 8-9, 2016
Charlottesville, Virginia
Hosted by
University of Virginia Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy

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NASPAA's annual Career Professionals Conference is a two-day meeting for career services directors and staff at member schools, to discuss matters pertaining to advising students on their internship and job search, training students in career search skills, networking with employers, managing career offices, and related issues. The conference begins Wednesday evening, December 7, with a welcome reception and dinner. The conference will run all day Thursday - Friday, December 8-9 with a group dinner outing Thursday.

Conference Location:
The Conference is located at the University of Virginia Campus.
All sessions will take place in Newcomb Hall - 180 McCormick Road, Charlottesville, Virginia 22904.

Hotel and Travel Information:
Main Airport: Charlottesville (CHO - 8 miles from Batten)
Alternate Airports:
o Richmond, VA (RIC - 1-hour, 19 minutes from Batten)
o Washington, D.C. (IAD - 2-hours 5 minutes from Batten)
o Washington, D.C. (DCA - 2-hours, 19 minutes from Batten)

The deadline is December 1st
. The registration fee is $200, which includes breakfast and lunch both days. Note: Only NASPAA members can attend this event.

Cancellation Policy 
Registration fees will be refunded (less a $50 administrative fee) for cancellation requests received by December 1, 2016. No refunds requested after that date will be permitted.

Conference Planning Committee:

Keynote and Invited Guests

Surabhi Lal, New York University - Wagner (Chair)
Tamara Schaps, University of Washington - Evans (Past-chair)
Scott Turner, University of Southern California – Price

Panel Development
Jill Rockwell, University of Virginia (UVA) - Batten (Co-chair)
Linda Lorenz, University of Missouri – Truman (Co-chair)
Tricia Arndts, University of Maryland
Joann Lindstrom, Binghamton University - SUNY
Adam Motenko, Brandeis University - Heller
Kerry Bartholomew, City University of New York (CUNY) - Baruch College

Logistics and Social Events
Hannah Rose Bainter, University of Virginia (UVA) – Batten (Chair)
Scarlett Lanzas, Florida International University - Green/Gordon
Barbara Hampton, Princeton University - Woodrow Wilson
Jen Maclaughlin, Cornell University (Past-chair)
Renee Wallingford, SUNY Albany – Rockefeller

Marketing and Social Media
Alex Toomey, Ohio State University - John Glenn (Chair)
Amy Johnson, University of Michigan - Ford

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