Event Calendars & Career Education

2012-2013 Events at a Glance:

Career Services coordinates and sponsors a variety of events and programs throughout the academic year. We invite you to take full advantage of them. Events are also posted in BruinCareers and visible on the Google calendar on our homepage.

Drop-in Hours

Have a simple question? Or need advice on your resume? Drop in to receive assistance in connecting the dots of professional development: compose impressive cover letters, design strategic resumes, perform purposeful interviews, and cultivate intentional networking skills. For drop in hours, contact the Career Services Office.

Career Action Pizza Chats

Offered each semester, these informal "Pizza Chats" cover how-to topics, like choosing a major, getting an internship, grad school, and global opportunities. Free pizza and soda. Sign-up is required via your BruinCareers account.

Career Fairs

Connect with employers face-to-face at a variety of career fairs.

Make the most of a career fair with these tips.

Recruiter Calendar

See what employers are going to be on campus by viewing the Google calendar on our homepage or logging into BruinCareers.

Emerging Professional Courses:

Choose from three 1-credit online career classes that address the stages of professional development - from understanding your calling and vocation to acquiring the tools for a job search to using those tools for a successful transition to the world of work. All courses are taught by certified Global Career Development Facilitators (GCDF).

Online Career Tutorials:

Online Career Tutorials are powerpoints that give information on how to find jobs/internships, prepare for interviews, and succeed in the workplace.

Career Information Resources:

  • Occupational Outlook Quarterly Online - a quarterly publication compiled by the U.S. Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook - training/education needed, expected growth, earnings, essential functions, and working conditions for hundreds of jobs
  • Inside Career Info - a searchable collection of hundreds of candid career reports written by "insiders", successful professionals who are actually doing the job
  • Resources by Major - gather information related to your specific major
  • What Can I Do with This Major? - a source for identifying industries, employers, and occulational titles by discipline, as well as the strategies for achieving them

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