First Minority Career Awareness Day is held on campus

April 5, 1984

The first Minority Career Awareness Day was held at the White Building. Eighteen corporations including IBM, Dow Chemical, AT&T, General Electric, General Motors, Merck, and Mellon Bank participated in the day of workshops, presentations, and networking events.

The event was sponsored by the East Halls Black Student Union, Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity, United Soul Ensemble, Paul Robeson Cultural Center, and the Career Development and Placement Center.