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Registration for all sessions begins Monday, November 23 | January events and details will be added at a later date

Explore a variety of career paths and opportunities through learning about available tools and resources. Connect with students who were recently in your position and hear about their own career discernment experiences. Develop connections with alumni and employers through attending events targeted to explore organizations and opportunities within industries.

Programs

Job Search Strategy

Job Search Strategy for College of Arts & Letters | Wednesday, December 9, 1:00-2:00pm
Learn about tips, resources, and tools for creating a strategic job search provided by career coaches with A&L expertise and A&L Alumni.
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Job Search Strategy for Mendoza College of Business | Wednesday, December 9, 12:00-1:30pm
Tips, resources, and tools for creating a strategic job search provided by career coaches with MCOB expertise.
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Job Search Strategy for College of Science: Mind the Gap | Wednesday, December 9, 4:00-5:00pm
Get tips, resources, and tools for finding a gap year opportunity before attending graduate health or medical school.
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Job Search Strategy for College of Engineering | Wednesday, December 9, 1;00-2:00pm
Tips, resources, and tools for creating a strategic job search provided by career coaches with Engineering Alumni
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Job and Internship Search Strategy for School of Architecture | Wednesday, December 16, 1:30-2:30pm
The job and internship search for Architecture can look different than that of other fields. This workshop will focus on databases/tools Architecture students can use to find job or internship opportunities, as well as helpful strategies to make the search more effective - including direct outreach to firms and alumni.
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Job Search Strategy for College of Science: Research Opportunities | Wednesday, December 16, 3:00-4:00pm
Learn about tips, resources, and tools for identifying and applying to research opportunities. Also, gain insights from faculty members and alums.
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Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

Resumes and cover letters are often the first impression a potential employer has of you. Learn the important principles of writing effective and impressive professional documents.

Wednesday, December 9, 2:00-3:00pm
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Wednesday, December 16, 1:00-2:00pm
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Interview Preparation

Understand the framework to a successful interview, and how to prepare and execute effectively. 

Wednesday, December 9, 4:00-5:00pm
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Wednesday, December 16, 4:00-5:00pm
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Finding a Summer Internship

Looking for an opportunity back home next summer? Trying to figure out what your options for a summer experience might be? Attend this session to learn about tools to find posted opportunities, network for opportunities, and creating your own opportunity!

Finding a Summer Internship for First-Years and Sophomores Wednesday, December 9, 3:00-4:00pm
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Finding a Summer Internship for Juniors | Wednesday, December 16, 4:00-5:00pm
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AstouND Program

Apply to join the Arts & Letters Senior Career Advance Program! Focus on pulling together the tools, applications, alumni and goals to move your career ahead in the direction you want!

Session 1 | Wednesday, December 9, 3:30-5:00pm

Session 2 | Wednesday, December 16, 3:30-5:00pm

Session 3 | Wednesday, January 13, 3:30-5:00pm

Session 4 | Wednesday, January 20, 3:30-5:00pm

Apply on Handshake by Monday, Nov 30, 2020


Fireside Chat: Sophomore Consulting Summer Options

Are you a sophomore interested in consulting and wondering what you should do this summer? Look no further! Join us for a conversation on potential opportunities to pursue this summer that will help you in your consulting skill development & preparation. You'll hear from a member of our Consulting Connect Leadership Team about their summer experiences outside of consulting and how it helped them to recruit for consulting!

Wednesday, December 9, 7:00-7:45pm 
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Pursuing Data Analytics & Data Science Opportunities

Focus on how to search for data analytics and data science roles and opportunities. We will cover unique ways to locate and secure analytics internships and/or full-time opportunities. Leave these sessions with a strategy on how to utilize Handshake, LinkedIn, and other platforms to your advantage. You'll also learn about how to create your own opportunity and/or engage in project based learning to gain key data-focused skills.

Wednesday, December 16, 12:00-1:00pm
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Topic Based Consultations

In addition to the workshops and special programs, Career Development staff will also be offering 30-minute afternoon consultations or check-in sessions:

Job Search/Internship Search | Wednesday, December 9, 30-minute consultations from 1:00-5:00pm
This consultation will focus on the job/internship search during these uncertain economic times. We will learn how to use a variety of job/internship databases, such as CareerShift, Going Global, etc.
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Interviewing Preparation | Wednesday, December 16, 30-minute consultations from 1:00-5:00pm
Understand the framework to a successful interview, and how to prepare and execute effectively. We will review and practice typical interview questions, and how to approach behavioral interviews.
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Resumes and Cover Letters | Wednesday, January 13, 30-minute consultations from 1:00-5:00pm
Learn how to craft your cover letters and resumes to get noticed by employers.
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LinkedIn or Handshake | Wednesday, January 20, 30-minute consultations from 1:00-5:00pm
Whether or not you have profiles in Handshake and LinkedIn, employers are looking for them, hoping to learn a little more about you. So, find out how to make your digital presence shine and complement your resume and applications. Get the basics and the deeper level purposes for these profiles so you can decide what you want to include or not include. We'll also explore how to utilize the alumni, interest group, organization, and student intern networks available to you through digital resources.
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One-on-One Appointments

One on one career counseling appointments will be available every day from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. Appointments with Career Counselors can be scheduled through Handshake.
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