Events

Fall Classes Begin

August 17

Basic Interviewing Skills Workshop

August 19; 5 - 6 pm

Learn about the Center for Career Exploration & Success, basic interviewing techniques, on-campus interviewing and important dates and programs. Before registering for a mock interview session or on-campus interview with an employer, you must attend one Basic Interviewing workshop …

"Landing a Startup Job with VFA"

August 19; 5 - 6 pm

Venture For America is creating economic opportunity in American cities by mobilizing the next generation of entrepreneurs and equipping them with the skills and resources they need to create jobs or become leaders at startups. Sign up to hear an overview of VFA, how you can find a startup job through our Fellowship, the type of companies that partner with us, and more information regarding salary …

"Day in the Life" of AmeriCorps Service (webinar)

August 19; 3 - 4 pm

Are you interested in learning more about Habitat for Humanity's AmeriCorps Program? Join us to explore the AmeriCorps Program through a Day in the Life, an interactive webinar featuring staff and current AmeriCorps members …

Basic Interviewing Skills Virtual Session

August 20; 5 - 6 pm

Learn about the Center for Career Exploration & Success, basic interviewing techniques, on-campus interviewing and important dates and programs. Before registering for a mock interview session or on-campus interview with an employer, you must attend one Basic Interviewing workshop …

Internships & Careers for Psychology Majors

August 24; 1 - 2 pm

Psychology is one of the most versatile majors one can find. With that versatility comes many different career paths that alumni choose to pursue. In this online talk, we will explore many of these paths and strategies to gain internships and other meaningful experiences you will need to be successful …

Amazon Operations Information Session

August 24; 6 - 7 pm

Come learn about opportunities within Amazon's Operations network. We have local openings as well as opportunities nationwide. We are looking for bright adaptable emerging leaders willing to overcome and succeed in a fast paced, high energy environment. We are seeking all majors and no previous industry experience is required …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

August 25; 1 - 2 pm

Funded by the U.S. Department of State, the Gilman Scholarship can provide up to $5000 to help offset the costs of studying abroad. To be eligible, students must receive the Pell Grant and be planning to go abroad for at least 21 days. Join Global Initiatives at this information session to learn more about this unique national scholarship …

Dress for Success with Gap Inc.

August 25; 3 - 4 pm

Curious how to build a professional & stylish wardrobe on a budget? Looking for how to show your personal style while still remaining polished & comfortable? Wondering if you can wear yoga pants to the virtual interview? If you have asked yourself any of these questions, this event is the one for you! Our expert merchandising teams will help you build your professional wardrobe & look great while doing it …

"Networking 101"

August 26; 3 - 4 pm

For session III of the Nestlé Skill-Set Workshop Series, we're welcoming our experts to discuss the importance of networking. Join our panelists as they share the value of networking early in your career. Hear how they began leveraging networking to support career growth & continue to foster strong relationships. And explore new tactics for creating meaningful relationships as we continue to evolve in this new virtual environment …

"Interviewing Best Practices"

August 26; 3 - 4 pm

We wrap-up the Nestlé Skill-Set Workshop Series by arming you with the tools to excel in the interview space. Utilize a simple formula when responding to interviewer questions. Practice makes perfect! How you prepare will impact how you show-up. Your turn: it's the end of the interview, what are the appropriate questions to ask your interviewers …

"Leveraging Your Identity in Entrepreneurship, Business, and Tech"

August 26; 5 - 6 pm

Venture For America believes entrepreneurial talent is equally distributed across all identities, but we know access to resources is not. Leveraging their identities and experiences, our Fellows are creating and growing businesses. Regardless of how you identify, if you're interested in becoming a startup leader or starting your own business, Venture For America is here to help you …

"What is the Fulbright Program?"

August 27; 4 pm

The Fulbright Program is the U.S. Department of State's premier cultural exchange program offering U.S. students and scholars opportunities for study, research, and teaching in more than 140 countries. This webinar will offer new Miami students students an introduction to Fulbright opportunities and tips on how to start building your resume at Miami to compete for this national fellowship …

"Leading the Way: The Path to Corporate Retail"

August 27; 4 - 5 pm

Join us for a live webinar panel featuring business partners from diverse backgrounds with unique career paths – including leaders who were part of their family's first generation to complete an undergraduate degree. They will share what led them to pursue a career in retail and how they translated skills & knowledge from college to create successful careers …

STEM Career Fair Prep

September 1; 4 - 5 pm

Join two Career Advisors and two employers to learn how to prepare for and navigate the Virtual STEM Career Fair on Thursday, September 10th. All majors welcome …

"Success Starts with CCES"

September 2; 1 - 2 pm and 2 - 3 pm

Join the Career Center to learn about the office, discover your Career Clusters, and get started on your career journey …

Career Fair Backstage Access: First Year Students & First Time Attendees

September 2; 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Join us for a backstage look at our virtual career fairs for first year students and first time attendees. Students will learn how to prepare and navigate the career cluster career fairs. A Career Fair employer will join us to share suggestions on how to introduce yourself and what to say to employers …

84.51° Info Session

September 2; 6 - 7:30 pm

Join us for a virtual info session to learn more about 84.51°, as well as our internships and career development programs. At 84.51°, we are obsessed with turning data into knowledge to make customers' lives easier. We take a unique longitudinal, long-term approach to data analytics using a sophisticated, proprietary suite of tools and technology …

Virtual Career Fair Prep

September 3; 4 - 5:30 pm

Prepare for the fall career fairs at this event. Topics include what to expect at the fair, resume building, and networking basics. There will also be career advisors and peer career coaches to offer individualized feedback on your resume. Bring your computer to edit your resume during this workshop …

CAS Career Fair Prep Workshop

September 8; 4 - 5 pm

Employers DO want to hire College of Arts & Science students. Let us help you prepare for all of the fall career fairs, featuring a CAS-friendly employer, to learn how to communicate with employers and navigate Miami's virtual career fairs as a CAS student …

Fall Career & Internship Fair Week: Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

September 10; 1 - 5 pm

Get your job search underway at the Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Fair. This virtual event is great way to land the perfect job or internship as well as network with employers and alumni eager to connect with you …

Fall Career & Internship Fair Week: Media, Sales, Management & Logistics

September 11; 1 - 5 pm

Get your job search underway at the Media, Sales, Management & Logistics Fair. This virtual event is great way to land the perfect job or internship as well as network with employers and alumni eager to connect with you …