Hokies hire Hokies is an opportunity for Hokie Alumni to stay connected to the current Student Athletes and Monogram Club members. The Hokies Hire Hokies mission is to create job opportunities for members of the Hokie family in a wide range of professions.
The Virginia Tech Office of Student-Athlete Development hosted the 7th annual Student-Athlete Career Jumpstart on Monday February 20, 2017. The event, sponsored by Union Bank and Trust, Carilion Clinic and Kohls, provided opportunities for junior and senior Hokie student-athletes to enhance career development skills, while interacting with alumni and professionals to make connections, learn about specific career fields, and enhance their networking skills.
The evening’s schedule consisted of a Career Expert Panel, Industry Info Session, and Connect VT Networking Reception presented by Union Bank & Trust. Organizations in attendance were Kohl’s, Red Ventures, Auto-Chlor, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Roush Fenway Racing, Atlantic Coast Conference, JOBA Design, Long & Roster Real Estate, Kipps Elementary School, Virginia Tech Career and Professional Development, IMG Sports Network, Mass Mutual, Pepsi Co., Carilion Clinic, Gradtap,Waffle House, and TEKsystems.
Mentoring opportunities, allow for Hokie Alumni professionals to connect with current student athletes, to raise awareness of life skills, business etiquette, and professional development. This opportunity is not limited to the town of Blacksburg.
Please use the form below to contact Reyna Gilbert-Lowry for more information and to express your interest in this exciting initiative.
In our constant effort to connect with Virginia Tech former student-athletes and honor their achievements, we'd like you to share why you're proud to be a Monogram winner and a member of the Monogram Club!Examples: