Career Conversations

Career Conversations Goals

  • Create connections between students and professionals in the greater Grand Forks area
  • Give college and university students an opportunity to observe daily/routine activities, ask questions, and link academic learning to real-world applications
  • Build community partnerships between our post-secondary schools and companies
  • Help prepare college and university students for regional in-demand careers upon graduation
  • Cover the full spectrum of regional careers for students receiving training at our region’s universities and colleges by matching them with targeted employers



Opportunities are categorized in career fields. New openings are continuing to be added. Check back for more.

Take advantage of the opportunity to spend an hour with professionals in the career you’re focused on. Talk candidly with them on topics including:

  • advancement
  • tips and advice
  • industry expectations
  • regional employment opportunities
  • connections to future employment

Career Fields include:

  • Architecture or Engineering
  • Banking, Economics, Investing or Accounting
  • Business, Human Resources, or Supply Chain Management
  • CEO, CFO, President, Vice President
  • Computer, Math, or Unmanned Aerial Systems
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Legal or Protective Services
  • Healthcare or Healthcare Support
  • Life, Physical, or Social Science
  • Sales, Marketing or Hospitality
  • Skilled Trades, Mechanics or Construction