Retailing Points

Events & Points offered through the Professional Distinction in Retailing:

Points Event Day Date Time Location Add’l Info
30 Apply for NRF Next Gen Scholarship Su Sept. 17 10:59 PM online
100 Active membership in SRA* Semester (Attend 4 co. meetings, 2 socials, career fair host, toy drive)
10 Retailing Career Fair Volunteer T Sept. 19 4:00-5:00 Wehner Lobby
30 Retailing Career Fair (must visit 10 companies) W Sept. 20 10:00-3:00 Wehner Lobby
10 Retailing Career Fair Volunteer W Sept. 20 various time Wehner
25 1 year retail job experience Must be arroved by Lauren Osborne
10 Sales Career Fair R Sept. 28 10:00-3:00 Wehner Lobby, sign-in at PSI table
25 3.5 gpa or > at the end of Fall 2017
30 SRA officer Semester
10 Volunteer to help CRS prep for Retailing Summit M Oct. 9
100 ICSC competition team (limited to 2) Nov. 8-9 Pre-work, Oct 21-Nov 6 Dallas
100 MKTG Edge Fossil competition team (limited to 4) Due Dec. 11 Work Fall 2018
100 NRF competition team (limited to 8) Semester Work Fall 2018
100 Attend PLMA, Chicago (limited to 8) Nov. 11-13
100 Attend Shop.org, Los Angeles (must be tech major) Sept. 24-26
varied Complete digital training online Lauren Osborne must approve certification
50 Externship January
25 Lunch & Learn with TBA F Oct. 6
25 Lunch & Learn with TBA F Nov. 3
25 Coffee Chat with TBA W Nov. 8
25 Coffee Chat with Veronica Fly, Owner W TBA
10/once Like us on Facebook & share 1 photo
10 Follow CRS on Instagram
10 Connect to Mays on LinkedIn
Special opportunities: NRF Student Ambassador, NRF Rising Star, NYFW
10 Recruiting 101 W Aug. 30 5:30-6:30 TBD Hosted by the Career Center
10 Resume Review for Business R-F Sept. 14 & 15 10-3:00 Wehner 113 Hosted by the Career Center
10 Guest Speaker: David Williams, Chairman of the Board, Nobel Corporation F Sept. 15 TBD TBD Hosted by Dean Jones
10 Mock Interview Day W Sept. 27 11:00-3:00 MSC 1400 Hosted by the Career Center
10 Guest Speaker: Bruce Broussard, CEO, Humana F Sept. 29 Hosted by Dean Jones
10 Guest Speaker: Bridgette Chambers, Sales & Marketing Strategist TBD TBD Hosted by Dean Jones
10 Eli Lily and Company R Oct. 5 Hosted by BSC
10 Guest Speaker: Shane Coker, Industry Manager, Facebook T Oct. 10 Hosted by Dean Jones
10 Alex Cabanas, VP, Benchmark Hospitality F Nov. 10 Hosted by Dean Jones