The College of Applied Science and Technology is hosting a professional development dinner Monday, March 31. This popular event will kick off the annual Science and Technology Week.

Attendees will learn formal dining skills and conversational practices for interview and work settings while meeting College of Applied Science and Technology alumni. New this year, the event will start with a “mocktail and mingle” hour, a nonalcoholic cocktail hour where attendees can have conversations with each other and meet new people, simultaneously learning new networking strategies. Professor Debbie Lindberg from the College of Business will be the featured speaker.

What: Science and Technology Week Professional Development Dinner

When: 5 p.m. Monday, March 31

Where: Prairie Room, Bone Student Center

Cost: $20 per student

Register: Contact Kara Pool Snyder at or (309) 438-3986 to preregister by March 24. Registered Student Organizations may purchase multiple seats at a time or a table. Contact Snyder for more information.