Upcoming Workshops

March 2015April 2015
  • Careers and Coffee
  • TARGET Information Session
  • Get Noticed: Effective Resume Writing
  • CIA Information Session
  • Linkedin or Left Out?

Are You Linkedin or Left Out?

Date:  March 27, 2015
Time: 1:10-2:00 p.m.
Location: University Hall
Co-Sponsor: The Center for Leadership Development and Campus Connections

Register for the 5th Annual Leadership Institute

This session is one of many held during the 5th Annual Leadership Institute, organized by The Center for Leadership Development and Campus Connections.  Linkedin gives us unprecedented access to people, employers and opportunities.  This social media giant provides a professional platform for interacting with those in our field, ultimately expanding our contacts.  Employers benefit as well in that they're given a look at our virtual footprint, which is critical to maintaining a professional online presence.  Come hear from the Center for Career Services on how to best leverage Linkedin.  Registration is required.


Get a Job Through Peer Connections and Online Networking

Date:  April 2, 2015
Session 1: 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Session 2: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Location: Dickson Hall - Cohen Lounge
Co-Sponsor:
CHSS Career Services

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Up to 80% of jobs are obtained through networking.  Learn the nuances of networking online and face-to-face.  No registration required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students.


Careers and Coffee

Session Dates: April 6, May 4, and June 1
Times: 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Location: Student Center - 417

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Join us for our monthly informal roundtable where we openly discuss career-related topics.  Light refreshments will be served.  Registration is required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students and alumni.


Are You Linkedin or Left Out?

Date:  April 7, 2015
Time: 4:15-5:15 p.m.
Location: TBD
Co-Sponsor: The Graduate Student Organization

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Come hear from the Center for Career Services on how to best leverage Linkedin.  Linkedin gives us unprecedented access to people, employers and opportunities.  This social media giant provides a professional platform for interacting with those in our field, ultimately expanding our contacts.  Employers benefit as well in that they're given a look at our virtual footprint, which is critical to maintaining a professional online presence.

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all graduate students.


Make it Millennial: Communications Panel

Date:  April 15, 2015
Time: 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Location: University Hall - 1040

This event will give students the opportunity to learn from professionals in all realms of the communication field. Students will walk away with an understanding of a client to publicist and client to agency relationship. The panel will consist of: Public Relations – Matthew Aversa from Twenty One PR; Social Media – Jason Maloney from Black Stag Consulting; and Client and Journalist – Carey Reilly from the Today Show and Wendy Williams.

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to students and alumni.


Are You Linkedin or Left Out?

Date:  April 23, 2015
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Location: Dickson Hall - Cohen Lounge
Co-Sponsor: CHSS Career Services

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Come hear from the Center for Career Services on how to best leverage Linkedin.  Linkedin gives us unprecedented access to people, employers and opportunities.  This social media giant provides a professional platform for interacting with those in our field, ultimately expanding our contacts.  Employers benefit as well in that they're given a look at our virtual footprint, which is critical to maintaining a professional online presence.

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to all students.


Careers with the Federal Government

Date:  April 29, 2015
Time: 3:00-4:30 p.m.
Location: University Hall - 1070

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Representatives from the Drug Enforcement Administration, Homeland Security, Environmental Protection Agency, Federal Bureau of Prisons, and United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will be available to discuss how to obtain work with the Federal Government.  Registration is required. 

Who Should Attend
This event is free and open to students, alumni, and the general public.


Online, narrated Workshops -- available 24/7!

  • The Career Development Process learn how to choose your major and a career direction
  • Resume Writing – learn to write a traditional resume, the basis for all other resumes
  • Writing the e-resume for the web – see examples of key words, correct font usage, correct formats and more
  • Improving your interviewing skills
  • Networking – learn the art of building alliances both in person and online
  • Finding a job in tough times! Hints for surviving in this market!
  • Using LinkedIn and Twitter for the job hunt
  • Become a Career Directions "power user"!
  • plus more