Career Services Employer Recognition Event

May 4, 2021
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2021 Employer of the Year

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Inaugural Employer Recognition Event

Date: May 4, 2021

Time: 9am-12pm CST

Attendees will learn about university and Career Services updates as well as hear from two panels. Our first panel will focus on employers who have successful partnerships with UW-Stout and our second will allow you to hear from current students and how you can better engage with them through your recruitment efforts.

We will also be recognizing our current Career Services Partnership Program participants as well as awarding our first Employer of the Year!




Welcome & University Updates – Chancellor Frank


Career Services Updates/Highlights – Bryan Barts




Employer panel: “Successful Partnerships at UW-Stout”


Student panel: “How to Engage UW-Stout Students”


Recognition, Award and Closing Remarks


Employer of the Year Award Description & Criteria


This award honors an employer who has gone above and beyond to collaborate with UW-Stout and Career Services in their commitment to students through engagement, recruitment, and hiring for co-op/internships, and full-time professional roles over the past year. 


  • Consistently participate in Career Services recruitment events as well as additional career development programs and events to network with and hire Stout students 

  • Build a professional talent pipeline through the Cooperative Education and Internship Program  

  • Engagement in campus-wide activities that are shared/reported to Career Services (Ex: collaboration with student organizations, support curriculum through capstone courses, classroom presentations, Program Advisory Committee participation)  

  • Has not received award in prior 5 years 

Is there a cost?

There is no cost to attend this year’s virtual Employer Recognition Event

How should I prepare for this event?

Set yourself up for success on MS Teams by testing your software and equipment. You can also personalize your appearance by setting a MS Teams virtual background from your organization.