West Valley Forward: Taking the Pentagon to the People

Event description

  • Free
  • Open to the public
  • Professional and career development

Imagine your career taking you to distant countries around the world, working in exciting, cutting-edge fields using your ASU degree to serve our country. Join us to see how this could be your life.

The U.S. Department of Defense is the Federal Government's largest agency and one of the most complex organizations in the world. With more than 750,000 civilian employees plus millions in uniform, the DoD is the nation's largest employer.

Now you can meet DoD senior leaders, executives, and recruiters to learn about opportunities for employment, internships and scholarships during ASU’s “Taking the Pentagon to the People” event on September 12 at West campus. 

The Department employs civilians in 94 countries around the world, so it can be a great career for those interested in travel and experiencing other cultures.

DoD's Taking the Pentagon to the People provides:

  • Information about student opportunities for employment, internships and scholarships.

  • Information on DoD’s current and future opportunities in science, technology,

    engineering, mathematics, business, education, language, arts and many other fields.

  • A pathway to connect students and graduates directly to DoD Senior leaders,

    executives and recruiters.

    Bring copies of your most up-to-date resume to share with the recruiters.

Event contact


Tuesday, September 12, 2023


1:00 pm4:00 pm (MST)


La Sala Ballrooms