Student Immersion Experience

AGENDA

March 21-22, 2024

Thursday, March 21st

3:00 - 6:00 PM | HOTEL CHECK-IN

Aloft Hotel, 111 N. Main St., South Bend, IN 46601
 
6:00 PM | ALOFT BANQUET HALL OPENS

Sixth Floor, Exchange Ballroom
 
6:30 - 8:30 PM | CAREER CONNECT DINNER

Friday, March 22nd

7:00 - 7:20 AM |  HOTEL CHECK-OUT + BUS BOARDING
 
7:20 - 7:30 AM | TRAVEL TO STUDEBAKER BUILDING
 
7:30 - 8:45 AM | TOUR OF STUDEBAKER BUILDING + ENFOCUS

Learn about internship opportunities with the Regional Internship Program and for young professionals with enFocus.

 
8:45 - 9:30 A.M. | TRAVEL TO GRAND DESIGN RV
 
9:30 - 11:00 A.M. | GRAND DESIGN RV SITE VISIT
 
11:00 - 11:30 A.M. | TRAVEL TO THE ELKHART RIVER DISTRICT
 
11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. | ELKHART RIVER DISTRICT TOUR
weImpact Offices

 
Elkhart Health & Aquatics

 
12:30 - 1:00 P.M. | TRAVEL TO MISHAWAKA RIVER DISTRICT
 
1:00 - 2:15 P.M. | LUNCH AT JESUS LATIN BAR & GRILL + CARNEGIE LIBRARY

Talk by Mayor Dave Wood of Mishawaka
 
2:30- 2:45 P.M. | TRAVEL TO THE IDEA CENTER AT NOTRE DAME
 
2:45 - 3:00 P.M. | ARRIVE AT IDEA CENTER
 
3:00 - 4:00 P.M. | EMPLOYER PITCH EVENT
 
Hear from regional employers on why their organization is a great place to work! Learn about regional companies, industries and opportunities.

 
4:00 - 4:30 P.M. | NETWORKING
 
5:00 - 5:15 P.M. | ALL STUDENTS TO BOARD BUS
 
5:15 - 6:15 P.M. | PRE-REGISTERED STUDENTS TAKEN TO CAMPUS FOR THE OPTIONAL NOTRE DAME STADIUM TOUR
 
4:30 - 5:00 P.M. | STUDENTS TAKEN BACK TO HOTEL (IF NOT PARTICIPATING IN NOTRE DAME TOUR)
 
6:15 - 6:30 P.M. | STUDENTS RETURNED TO HOTEL FROM STADIUM TOUR

ABOUT

Student Immersion Experience

Join us for the opportunity to experience the South Bend - Elkhart region’s growing STEM sector. During this event you will have the chance to speak with professionals on the cutting edge of engineering, computer science, technology development, and more! Through this experience you will be face to face with organizations ready to offer paid summer internships. Our region is expanding and evolving to be at the forefront of STEM education and development. Come and discover it for yourself.

DETAILS

March 21-22, 2024

WHO

Undergraduate + Graduate Students searching for an internship in STEM

WHEN

Arrive Thurs. March 21st by 5:30 PM and leave Fri. March 22nd by 5:00 PM

ACCOMMODATION + COST

All expenses paid which includes hotel, meals, & activities. Students are responsible for their transportation to the event.

ACTIVITIES

Dinner

and Professional Networking with Regional Employers

Site Visits

to Regional Companies

River Walks

in Elkhart and Mishawaka

Pitch Event

with Employers

EXPERIENCE WHAT IT IS LIKE

TO LIVE + WORK IN THE REGION!