Lighthouse Events

Creating a Poster or Oral Presentation for Port Day
Tuesday, April 14th — (11:00 a.m.)
Get ready for Virginia Wesleyan’s next Port Day, on Thursday, April 30th!! This workshop explains how to create a poster that effectively represents an internship or undergraduate research experience. It focuses on the technical elements of poster design as well as content. We also discuss strategies for effective oral and poster presentations. Hosted by Virginia Wesleyan’s Career Development Program (CDP) and the Undergraduate Research Program (URP) in The Lighthouse: Center for Exploration & Discovery. For more information, visit the Lighthouse’s webpage or contact the URP Director, Dr. Soraya Bartol, at 757.455.3372 or  

Career Exploration Night: D. Henry Watts School of Professional Studies
Thursday, April 23rd — (7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Join us in the Lighthouse for pizza and a discussion with industry professionals. Learn about their typical work day and what they look for in prospective employees. Hosted by Virginia Wesleyan's Career Development Program (CDP) in the Lighthouse: Center for Exploration & Discovery. For more information, contact the Director of Career Development, Jessica Harrington, at 757.455.3107 or or visit us on The Lighthouse's webpage or The Lighthouse's page on MyBeacon. 

Port Day
Thursday, April 30th