Career Education Events

Fall 2014

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Drop-In with Denise: starting September 11; 11:30am-12:30pm in Bagby 214 - Denise Jones is our Graduate Student Intern, from Longwood, this semester and she's offering walk-in appointments for quick resume reviews. She looks forward to meeting you!

Walk-In Wednesdays: starting September 10
*Do you want some quick advice? Have a few questions, but don't have time for an appointment? Career Education, in conjuntion with the Rotaract Club, will be in the library each Wednesday night from 8pm-9pm. We'll see you there!

**All events located in Bagby 217 unless otherwise noted

August 2014
Tuesday, 8/26, 3:15pm-4:15pm: First Annual H-SC Career Fair @ Chairman's & Board room

September 2014
Tues 9/23 11:30am-12:30pm @ the TI: TigerTracks Live with Alumni from Sports Management, Real Estate, and Banking/Finance answering your questions; refreshments provided.
Tues 9/23 7pm: Using LinkedIn to Get Ahead & FREE Professional Pictures (6-7pm & 8-9pm) in Winston
Wed 9/24 7pm: Graduate & Professional School Admissions
Wed 9/24 4pm: registration deadline for Training the Street
Thurs 9/25 7:30pm: Careers in National Security @ the Wilson Center
Fri 9/26: VFIC Employer Panel in Richmond. Sign-up in Bagby 209
Mon 9/29 4pm: Tee Up a Successful Search (job & internship search strategies)

October 2014
Wed 10/1: Registration Deadline in Bagby 209, Challenge Commerce Job & Internship Fair on 10/8
Mon 10/6 7pm: Stand Out from the Crowd (how to be successful at a career fair)
Mon 10/6 4:30pm: Corporate Interviewing with Mike Markovitz, formerly with IBM & GE talking about interviewing tips from the pros
Tues 10/7 7pm: Nail the First Impression (interview skills)
Oct 10 - Early Bird registration for the 3rd Annual Professional Development Institute - sign up early and receive a discount on fee
Tues 10/28 7pm: Selling Yourself on Paper (cover letters, resumes, references)

November 2014
Mon 11/3 4pm: Nail the First Impression (interview skills)
Wed 11/5 7pm: Tee Up a Successful Search (job & internship search strategies)
Nov 5 - Registration Deadline for the 3rd Annual Professional Development Institute


Meet with Employers & Graduate School Reps:

Fri 9/19 11am-1pm: The Marines at Settle Hall
Thurs 9/25 4-5pm: Wake Forest, Master of Arts in Management - Info session about admission agreement with H-SC - Bagby 217
                     Want to meet with the Recruiter one-on-one? Sign-up in Bagby 209 for a 30 min. appointment from 1-3:30pm!
Tues 9/30: Duke Marine Lab - talk to Admissions at Info Session (11:30 Gilmer 105) and 12:30pm at Settle
Wed 10/1 4-5pm: UVA McIntire School of Commerce, Bagby 217
Fri 10/17: AXA Advisors on-campus interviews. Must apply for Financial Advisor position on TigerConnections & submit resume to be considered.
                      Talk with AXA recruiters from 11am-1pm in Settle

Special Events:

Book signing, People Matter, with Nate DaPore '00, CEO of PeopleMatter - 9/20 10am-1pm Graham Patio
Training the Street: Corporate Valuation course - pre-registration required & limited spaces. See Ms. Snyder in Bagby 216 for details & to register - Sunday, Oct. 5, 12:30-5pm
Professional Dining Etiquette Dinner - Nov. 11 5:30-7pm, Settle Hall - pre-registration required & limited spaces
3rd Annual Professional Development Institute - Sun-Mon, Jan. 11-12, 2015 - pre-registration & first-come, first-serve. Early Bird registration 10/10; Registration deadline 11/5

Career Fairs:

UVA Professional & Graduate School Fair Wed 9/24 12-4pm
VFIC Employer Panel Fri 9/26, 10am-3pm - travel to R-MC to meet and greet with local employers who are hiring for internships and jobs. Register in Bagby 209
CHALLENGE Commerce Job & Internship Fair Wed 10/8 11am-4pm in Lynchburg, VA - Register in Bagby 209 by 10/1
UVA Job & Internship Fair Wed-Thurs 10/29-30 10am-3pm
Law School Fair Tues 11/4 9:30am-1pm @ Lynchburg College


Career Education is on the move!

We are glad to present to your club, or organization, on a variety of topics related to professional development.
To request a presentation, please submit our Presentation Request Form at least 2 weeks in advance of the requested date.