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Ex Lapide Society hosts professional development opportunities for students

September 19, 2017

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Students are invited to take part in two professional development opportunities Oct. 20 as part of the Ex Lapide Alumni Society Reunion Weekend.

Ex Lapide (Latin for “Out of Stone”) is a free Virginia Tech alumni society for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning alumni and their allies.

One-On-One Meetings With Capital One

On Friday, Oct. 20, students will have the opportunity to talk one-on-one with Capital One representatives and learn about internships and employment opportunities. Sessions will last 20 minutes and students must choose from one of six areas, including:

Registration for a one-on-one meeting is required and résumés must be uploaded with registration. Learn more and sign-up for an interview by Oct. 9.

Ex Lapide “Out at Work” Student and Alumni Networking Event

On Oct. 20, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Capital One will host the annual  Ex Lapide “Out at Work” Student and Alumni Networking Event for students, faculty, and staff. The evening will feature:

  • a workshop on Behavioral Interviewing, presented by Capital One 
  • an alumni panel discussing professional development tips and being “out” in the workplace.
  • a focused networking reception.

All majors are welcome. Registration for “Out at Work” is also required. Register here:

Capital One is sponsoring these networking events. Our other partners include the Ex Lapide Alumni Societythe LGBTQ+ Resource Centerthe Garnett E. and Patsy T. Smith Career Center and the Virginia Tech Alumni Association.

Ex Lapide Society Reunion

The Ex Lapide Society Reunion is Oct. 20-21. Ex Lapide (Latin for “Out of Stone”) is Virginia Tech's LGBTQA Alumni Society.
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