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The College of Applied Science and Technology (CAST) is hosting a professional development dinner Monday, April 16, 2018. This popular event will kick off the annual Science and Technology Week. This dinner is a one-of-a-kind event that gives students the chance to network with CAST alumni.

Attendees will learn formal banquet skills and conversational practices for interview and career settings while meeting CAST alumni. The event will start with a “mocktail and mingle” hour, an hour where attendees can have conversations with each other and meet new people, simultaneously learning new networking strategies. Attendees will be seated with a CAST alum during dinner and will have the opportunity to learn and sharpen professional skills throughout the event.

What: Science and Technology Week Professional Development Dinner
When: 5 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2018
Where: Prairie Room, Bone Student Center
Cost: $20 per student

Register: Contact Haley Francke at or (309) 438-1338 to preregister by Friday, April 6. Registered Student Organizations may purchase multiple seats; contact Francke for more information.