Events

Summer Classes End

August 8

Venture For America 101

August 12; 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. Sign up to hear an overview of VFA, including how you find your job, Training Camp, and resources to launch your business or become a leader at a startup …

Basic Interviewing Skills Workshop

August 13; 12 - 1 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 …

Fall Classes Begin

August 17

"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 …

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 …

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 …

"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 …

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 …