SUN-APTA Career Fair

SUN-APTA Career Fair - Internship Interviews

The Students of the University of Nebraska American Physical Therapy Association (SUN-APTA) is delighted to invite your organization to the UNMC Physical Therapy Fall Career Fair to be held on Friday, October 6, 2017. The Career Fair is a great opportunity for your organization, as well as our students, to meet with future employers while promoting what your company has to offer. In addition, it also allows for a pre-interview for future internship opportunities.

Donations Support:

  1. The scholarly and professional development of PT Students
    • National Conferences such as CSM and NSC
    • Help Students attend International Service Trips
  2. Donating to:
    • Hosting inter-professional clinics (Sharing / Goodlife Charity Clinics) for underserved individuals in our community
    • Families for a Thanksgiving meal
    • Nebraska Physical Therapy Association (NPTA)
    • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  3. Projects:
    • The Young Athletes Program - an exercise program to prepare young people who are not yet old enough to participate in the Special Olympics
    • Joint Effort Hosting: an annual volleyball tournament with students at Creighton University to raise money for the Nebraska Arthritis Foundation
  4. Hosting campus events to raise awareness of PT as a profession
    • Campus events during Physical Therapy Month
    • Presentations to physical therapy clubs at UNO and UNL
    • Compensating speakers to share their expertise in a variety of educational topics
    • Fall 2015- Dr. Kirk Peck presented on opportunities in canine physical therapy
    • Spring 2016- Professor Dean Collier presented on a family prospective of his daughter's brain injury recovery.
  5. Many other opportunities

Location

Truhlsen Events Center with the ability to use the loading/unloading zone/area

Schedule of Events

Time

Activity

10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Arrival and Setup

11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. 

Welcoming Presentation, Lunch
& Networking with SUN-APTA Reps
& Department of PT Faculty & Staff
12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.      Meet 1st -Year PT Students
12:45 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Meet 2nd -Year PT Students
1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Meet 3rd-Year PT Students
3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Take-down / Cocktail
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Residency Panel

Registration

The registration donation of $250 includes a meal for two representatives, a 6’ display table with cover, and privacy dividers. Additional representatives/meals may be registered for $10, each.

Parking and Maps

On behalf of all of our students and the UNMC Physical Therapy department, we would like to extend our gratitude to all of our guests (both new and returning) for your contributions and dedication.