SJU CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER
Fall 2013 CALENDAR of EVENTS
Reserve your spot for Career Development Center events today!
Access your SJUcareers account (via www.sju.edu/careers) to register for events, update your account profile, post your updated resume, and search for full-time, part-time, on-campus, internship and scholarship opportunities. For questions, please contact the CDC at firstname.lastname@example.org or 610-660-3100.
Click here for a printable PDF calendar
How to Land an Internship
Tuesdays, September 10, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post Learning Commons, 11:15 AM
Attend this 30 minute workshop to learn about internships and
how to navigate the process of landing an internship from searching and
applying to interviewing.
Career Fair Week: September 16th-20th
Mock Interview Day
Monday, September 16, Career Development Center, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM
Practice your interviewing skills with recruiters and learn your interviewing strengths, as well as areas for improvement. Advanced sign-up is required and should be done in your SJUcareers account under Campus Interviews I Qualify For; Keyword: mock.
Career Fair Genius Bar
Monday, September 16-Wednesday, September 18, Post Learning Commons 128, 1:00 PM-4:00 PM
Get your resume ready for the career fair by getting a review from a recruiter or pick up career fair information and tips on the go! Stop by with your resume or your career related questions.
Impressions at the Career Fair: Make Them Memorable
College of Arts & Sciences Edition: Tuesday, September 17, Merion Room 174, 11:15 AM
Haub School of Business Edition: Tuesday, September 17, Mandeville Room 107, 11:15 AM
Attend this 45 minute session to practice and perfect your elevator pitch for employers. Get advice on how to articulate your skills and experience in a way that helps employers remember you.
Fall Career Fair
Thursday, September 19, Athletic Center, 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
With over 150 employers representing diverse industries and offering a range of opportunities (full time, part time, internship, co-op, volunteer/service), the career fair has something for every major. All class years are encouraged to attend. Dress is professional, bring copies of your resume and be ready to network!
Career Fair Reflection/Follow-Up
Friday, September 20, Post
Learning Commons, First Floor Lounge, 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Stop by this session at any time to reflect on your career fair experience and bring your laptop to follow up with all of the great employer contacts you met at the career fair. Career Counselors will be on hand to answer questions about following up with employers. Refreshments will be served.
So You Want to Work in New York?
Wednesday, September 25, Doyle Banquet Hall, 6:00 PM
Executives from some of New York’s most prestigious companies will host roundtable conversations for all students who may be interested in interning or working in New York City. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to meet and ask questions of these experienced business leaders in the New York market, who also serve as active members of the Saint Joseph’s University New York Council.
Hawk Career Network Series – Technology
Thursday, September 26, Doyle Banquet Hall, 5:30 PM
Are you interested in learning about the broad array of opportunities available to you within the technology field? Meet with alumni and employers to learn about various career paths in this diverse industry, as well as insight into internship and full-time career opportunities. Refreshments provided.
Hawk Career Network Series – Public Service & the Law
Tuesday, October 1st, Doyle Banquet Hall, 5:30 PM
Interested in serving your country? Meet with alumni and employers in law enforcement, government and legal fields to learn about internships and full-time opportunities. Refreshments provided.
How to Land an Internship
Tuesday, October 8, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post Learning Commons, 11:15
Attend this 30 minute workshop to learn about internships and how to navigate the process of landing an internship from searching and applying to interviewing.
Hawk Career Network Series – Insurance & Financial Services
Tuesday, October 8, Doyle Banquet Hall, 5:30 PM
Meet with alumni and employers in the risk management, insurance and financial services fields to learn about internship and full-time career opportunities. Refreshments provided.
Year of Service Panel
Wednesday, October 9, Doyle Banquet Hall, 6:00 PM
Thinking about taking a year after graduation to volunteer full-time? Come listen to and talk with alumni who have done a year (or more) of service - how did they choose the organizations they worked with - and what have they done since? Refreshments provided.
Job Search for International Students
Wednesday, October 9, Forum Theatre, 2:00 PM
Are you an international student interested in working in the US? Come and hear from guest speaker Dan Beaudry, author of “Power Ties: The International Student’s Guide to Finding a Job in the US”, who will present and discuss job search strategies. Mr. Beaudry has 12+ years of experience in international recruiting & college relations. Co-sponsored by the Center for International Programs.
Work Abroad Workshop
Tuesday, October 22, Mandeville 103, 11:15 AM
Have you thought about living and working internationally after graduation? Join us for a “lunch and learn” session, where we’ll share a number of options for making it happen! You’ll also hear advice from SJU alumni who have worked abroad. Lunch included. Co-sponsored by the Center for International Programs.
How to Land an Internship
Tuesday, November 12, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post Learning Commons, 11:15