The Co-op Office and Student Career Services will be hosting our Opportunities Fair on September 13, 2023. This is an opportunity for students to meet with employers and post-secondary institutions. Employers are recruiting from many disciplines. Students are encouraged to drop in between 10 am to 3 pm to meet our exhibitors. 

Opportunities Fair 

Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2023  

Time: 10 am to 3 pm 

Location: MacKay Room, Bloomfield Building, accessible building 


Why should you attend?

  1. Practice your networking skills by connecting with employers and post-secondary institutions. A confirmed list of exhibitors is included below. 
  2. Get your questions answered! Have meaningful and engaging conversations with the exhibitors.
  3. Students who attend and complete the evaluation form will have a chance to win $1500 to put towards their X-Ring*. Proof of X-Ring eligibility will be required before cheque will be issued.  

Event Setup

Participating employers/schools will have an 8-foot table with space for banner display.  

Event Sponsors

The Organizing Committee would like to thank our Gold Sponsor, SEASI and our Silver Sponsor, CPA  Chartered Professional Accountants Atlantic School of Business. 

Gold Sponsor 

SEASI logo





Silver Sponsor

CPA logo




Confirmed list of exhibitors as of August 22, 2023. Please note this list may change the day of the event. 

Medavie Blue Cross Cape Breton Highlanders Sobeys
CPA** PepsiCo NS Labour, Skills, Immigration
TribalScale Deloitte BDO Canada LLP
Grant Thornton SEASI Consulting* Content Bloom
PwC JD Irving Lindsay Construction
RK Macdonald Nursing Home County of Inverness Municipal Housing Corporation igility/Health Association Nova Scotia
East Coast Credit Union MacLeod Group Health Services KPMG Canada
Mentoring Plus Communication Security Establishment (CSE) Northwood
NS Health VON Canada Bayshore HealthCare
Solid State Pharma Inc Fisheries and Oceans Canada HMCS Scotian
L'Arche Antigonish Foundation East Cumberland Lodge VON Canada
Ivey Business School Holland College UNB
Saba University School of Medicine University of Medicine and Health Sciences Dalhousie School of Management
Dalhousie School of Dentistry Nova Scotia Community College Cape Breton University MBA
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine Dal Schulich School of Law StFX Online
*Gold and **Silver Sponsors 

Organizing Committee Members

  • Anna Payson, Opportunities Fair Coordinator (@email)
  • Sarah McKenna, Co-op Coordinator
  • Stephanie Power, Co-op Coordinator
  • Heather Myers, Career Transition Coordinator, EDGE Lead, Student Career Services
  • Colin Smithers, Career Transition Coordinator, BOLD Lead, Student Career Services
  • Jane MacDonald, Student Career Services

Please note space is limited and is on a first come first serve basis. If you have any questions, please contact Anna. 

Additional Information

Parking Information at StFX and Campus Parking Map

Campus Map (Bloomfield Building is #13 on the map PDF) 

Places to eat on campus

Places to eat (Town of Antigonish)


Student Career Centre

194 Gerald Schwartz School of Business
3090 Martha Drive
Antigonish NS B2G 2W5