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Thursday, March 8, 2018

5:00-7:00 PM EST
Madison Square Garden - Delta Club

New York, NY




Sports, Media & Entertainment 
Networking Event

In partnership with the BIG EAST Athletic Conference



  • Open to students and alumni from the 10 Big East Conference schools

  • Meet employers from the sports, media, and entertainment industry

  • Discuss full-time positions, internships, and career advice

  • Network with employers and career services professionals



Event Details




Who is eligible to attend?      

Current students and alumni ONLY from the Big East schools:

Butler, Creighton, DePaul, Georgetown, Marquette, Providence, Seton Hall, St. John’s, Villanova, Xavier


There is no fee for students or alumni to attend the event. Each school is gauranteed 10 spots.


What is the BIG EAST Sports, Media & Entertainment Networking Event?

There’s more than just great basketball being played at Madison Square Garden during the BIG EAST men’s basketball tournament in March.  This year, in partnership with the BIG EAST Athletic Conference, the BIG EAST Career Consortium is hosting another exciting event.  Combining the best aspects of a career fair with the benefits of a more intimate networking event, the BIG EAST Sports, Media & Entertainment Networking Event connects students, alumni, and career services professionals with employers from the sports and entertainment industry.


How do I register?        

To attend the event, you must fill out the online application by the deadline set by your university. 


What should I know about the Networking Event?

The official Networking Event will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2018. Registration will take place from 4:00-5:00 p.m. 


We recommend that you take copies of your resume and pen/paper to the event.


Business casual dress is recommended for students and employers. 


How should I enter Madison Square Garden? 

Please enter through the main box office on 7th Avenue between 31st and 33rd Streets. Upon entering, go to the right for Tower D. You will see signs for the BIG EAST Sports, Media & Entertainment Networking Event registration table. Upon check in, you will receive your ticket into the event. 


Only students and alumni from the Big East Conference schools are eligible to attend. In order to gain admittance, you must bring either a school ID or a state issued license.


Questions about the career fair or registration process? If you have questions do not hesitate to call Jennifer Grauso at (718) 990-1325 or email or contact your school career center (links above).



Sports, Media & Entertainment Networking Event – Provides students and alumni the opportunity to meet with employers from the sports and entertainment industry, including organizations such as Viacom, Fleishman Hilliard, Thuzio, AthLife, New York Racing Association, FOX Sports, MSP Sports, ROI Sports Group LLC & Collegiate Sports Marketing Group, Symmetry, KPMG, MSG, ESPN, HuddleUp Consulting, New York Road Runners, CNN Money, Disney & ESPN Media Networks, and Rightster.


Employers will be available to discuss their organization, full time opportunities, and internship positions.



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