The Career Center offers workshops and events each semester to guide students through each step of the career development process.

Professional Development Series

Job Search Overview

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016 | Vermeer Science Center 180 | 11 a.m.
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016 | Vermeer Science Center 180 | 6:30 p.m.

Get the information you need on networking, online applications, and using all available resources to land a job. The best workshop to start with - the most important workshop for seniors to attend!

Résumé & Cover Letter Workshop

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016 | VSC 180 | 11 a.m.
Wednesday, Mar. 2, 2016 | VSC 180 | 6:30 p.m.

Make a positive first impression with a distinctive résumé and well-written cover letter. Learn do's and don'ts, including layout and formatting tips.

Dress For Success

Thursday, Feb 11, 2016 | Women: Moore Room, Maytag | Men: Boat Room, Maytag | 11 a.m.

Discover ways to make a positive first impression with advice from the experts! Separate sessions for men and women.

Interviewing Strategies Workshop

Thursday, Feb. 18, 2016 | VSC 180 | 11:00 a.m.
Wednesday, Mar. 16, 2016 | VSC 180 | 6:30 p.m.

Learn interviewing basics and proven techniques to impress employers and highlight your qualifications. Concrete information to help you prepare!

Dining Etiquette

Tuesday Mar. 22, 2016 | President's Dining Room, Central Market | 5:45 p.m.

Learn appropriate table manners for a business or professional meal. The first fifty to sign up may attend. Dress professionally!

Other Workshops

Financial Literacy 101

Led by Mark Mills and Al Hibbard, Monday Apr. 11, 6:30 - 8 p.m., VSC 241 

Great opportunity, especially for seniors, to learn about all sorts of money matters after college: salary and benefits, savings, investments, mortgages, leasing/renting, insurance, etc.