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The Career Development Center is dedicated to helping students fulfill the lifelong pursuit of purpose by providing services, access to information, resources, and experiences that address individual career needs.


Fall 2014 Workshop Schedule


The schedule of workshops is now kept on the ORCA calendar as well.

To login to ORCA go here.


--------------Getting Ready for Your Job Search----------------------------------

Resume Writing

An effective resume is one of the best tools for marketing yourself to employers. Learn what to include and formatting tips.

Tues. Sept.1612:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320
Tues. Oct.2112:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320
Tues. Nov.1812:15 pm - 1:30 pmBUTL 208
Thurs. Dec.412:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320

Cover Letter Writing

Acquire the techniques to individualize your cover letter and highlight unique skills and abilities.

Thurs. Sept.1812:15 pm - 1:15 pmKETC 320
Tues. Oct.1412:15 pm - 1:15 pmKETC 320
Tues. Nov.181:30 pm - 2:15 pmBUTL 208
Tues. Dec.212:15 pm - 1:15 pmKETC 320

--------------Starting Your Job Search----------------------------------------------

Interviewing Techniques

Learn what employers really want to see and hear from you during an interview. Proper research, attire, and how to answer questions will be discussed.

Tues. Sept.2312:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320
Thurs. Oct.2312:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320
Tues. Nov.182:30 pm - 3:30 pmBUTL 208

Job Searching

Maximize your chances of getting hired by understanding the job market and strategies for finding a job. Effective tips to use social media in your job search will also be covered.

Thurs.Nov.1312:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320

--------------Using Social Media-----------------------------------------------------

LinkedIn for Beginners

93% of recruiters are using LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional networking site, to hire. In this hands-on workshop, create your profile, and learn how to connect with others in your field.

Thurs.Oct.3012:15 pm-1:30 pmBUTL 318
Wed.Nov.191:00 pm-3:00 pmBUTL 318

--------------Planning for Life After Graduation----------------------------------

Selecting and Applying to Graduate School

This workshop will focus on how to research and select a school that helps you achieve your career goals. Learn the components of the graduate application process featuring elements of a well written personal statement.

Tues.Oct.712:15 pm - 1:30 pmKETC 320

BUILDING STRENGTHS: DISCOVER, DEVELOP AND APPLY YOUR TALENTS

This workshop will begin the process of identifying your top five talents and provide information about how to invest time developing related knowledge and skills. Register by October 14th in CLEV 306.

Tues.Oct.216:00 pm - 8:00 pmKETC 300

YOUR BIG PERSONALITY: DECIDING ON CAREER GOALS

When a person decides on their career goals they are likely to use information about themselves and information about alternative options. This workshop will begin the process of identifying your “Psychological Type” and provide information about occupational options that may be a good fit for your personality. Register by October 21st in CLEV 306.

Tues.Oct.286:00 pm - 8:00 pmKETC 300


Last Updated: August 2014