Art & Design Week

March 23rd-27th
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Art & Design Week is a professional development opportunity for students in the BFA programs of the School of Art & Design (SOAD). This event is brought to you by UW-Stout Career Services and the School of Art and Design to help connect students with employers, design professionals, and alumni. Industry perspective and feedback is invaluable and will include portfolio reviews, panel discussions, and workshops.

SAVE THE DATE: March 23-27, 2020

  • Monday, March 23rd-Thursday, March 26th: Speakers and Panelists
  • Friday, March 27th, Portfolio Review Day
    • Students will rotate through three portfolio reviews in one hour with professionals aligned with their career goals.

Portfolio Review Day - Tentative Agenda:

  • Art + Design Facilities Tour (optional)
    • An optional Tour with the Director of the School of Art + Design. Meet at the Furlong Gallery.
  • Lunch for Portfolio Reviewers (optional)
    • A buffet lunch is offered to reviewers, along with updates from the SOAD. Check-in the Great Hall, Memorial Student Center.
  • Student Portfolio Reviews
    • Check-in the Great Hall, Memorial Student Center.
  • Thank You Reception - Hosted by Studio MLM (optional)

Registration is now closed for 2019. If you would like to participate as a reviewer for 2020, email Liz Julian.

How to Reserve an Interview Space:
  1. Log into CareerLink
  2. Schedule an on-campus recruiting visit by hovering over "Interview Schedules" in the navigation
  3. Click on "New Interview Schedule Request"
  4. Fill out the form with the kind of schedule you are interested in
    • Select "open" for your schedule type
    • Select "yes" for interview sign-up during the conference
    • Interview duration limit is 30 minutes
    • Location of interviews is subject to change
  5. Click "Save and Continue"
  6. Then you will "Link an Existing Job", "Copy an Existing Job" or "Add New Job"
  7. Fill in the blanks with as much information as possible
    • Due to the high volume of employers attending the Conferences each year, students will sign up for interviews directly at employer booths.
  8. Click "Save and Continue"
  9. Click "Submit Request"
Note: Your Request will not come through to our office until you click on "Submit Request"
UW-Stout Career Services utilizes CareerLink, to connect our students and employer partners.
  • Post-professional and co-op/internship positions at no cost
  • Request on-campus recruiting interview schedules
  • Register for campus career conferences hosted by our office
  • Connect with our students and alumni
  • Sign in or create an account in CareerLink