Career Education Events

Fall 2015

Walk-In Wednesdays
any & all career-related questions each Wednesday: 2-5pm (Bagby 213), & 8-9pm (Bortz Library, main floor)

Upcoming Registration Deadlines:
(all sign-ups in Bagby 209 unless noted)
Nov 3 - I Day (insurance industry); event is on Nov 5
Nov 6 - Oracle Recruiting at University of Richmond; event is Nov 16, 5-7pm
Nov 13 - 4th Annual Professional Development Institute (PDI) Jan 10-11, 2016; register here:
Nov 13 - Annual Etiquette Dinner; event is on Nov 18 from 6-7:30pm in Settle

New in 2015!
Your Career Game Plan - you name it, we'll cover it! Highly encourage attending one of these before your first appointment.
in Bagby 213

September October
3rd at 4pm 8th at 3pm
8th at 7pm 12th at 7pm
14th at 2pm 28th at 5pm
22nd at 4:30pm
30th at 6pm


Tues, Nov 3 | 9:30am-1pm | Lynchburg College (Schewel Hall)
Law School Fair - meet the recruiters and admissions staff from many surrounding law schools

Wed, Nov 4 | 10am - 3pm | Sheraton Hotel, Roanoke, VA
CHALLENGE Job & Internship Fair - register by Oct 28 in Bagby 209

Thurs, Nov 5 | 5:30pm - 6:45pm | Parents & Friends
Tiger Tracks Live: Careers in Creativity & Advertising with Michael Mullen '83 from VCU Brandcenter

Thurs, Nov 5 | 9-11:30am | I-Day (insurance industry), Cultural Arts Center, Glen Allen, VA
Networking & free lunch for college students with valid IDs
Snapshot of insurance industry job opportunities
Panel of young industry professionals
Register by Nov 2 in Bagby 209

Mon, Nov 9 | 7:30pm | Parents & Friends Lounge (in Venable)
Federal Government Conservation Programs: Opportunities for Employment
with Dr. Terry Bashore - Science Program Manager/Senior Ecologist, Air Force Base, Langley, VA

Mon, Nov 9 | 6:30-8pm | VCU Brandcenter
VCU Brandcenter Information Session and Tour, Register

Wed, Nov 11 | 4-5pm | Morton 120
Resume writing for English majors with Ellen Masters

Thurs, Nov 12 | 11:30am-12:30pm | Morton 120
Resume writing for English majors with Ellen Masters

Thurs, Nov 12 | 11am-1pm | Settle
Marines Info Table - meet the recruiters and learn about your options with the Marines

Fri, Nov 13 | 5pm |
Last day to register for the 4th Annual Professional Development Institute (PDI)!
Mark your calendars for Jan 10-11, 2016 for the annual event featuring alumni guests and speakers, networking, and professional development.

Fri, Nov 13 | 9am-2:30pm | VCU, Oliver Hall room 4084 (Richmond, VA)
VCU Department of Forensic Science Open House
Interested in studying forensic science at the Masters level? Attend this Open House to hear about VCU's outstanding Master of Forensic Science program.

Sat, Nov 14 | 11am-12:30pm | VCU Brandcenter
VCU Brandcenter Information Session and Tour, Register

Mon, Nov 16 | 5-7pm | University of Richmond
Oracle: Meet & Greet with Recruiters for their next hiring round
Register by Nov 6 in Bagby 209

Tues, Nov 17 | 4-5pm | Parents & Friends Lounge
Alumnus speaker - Chris Turner '95 '20 Years Later: Reflections and Perspectives from One H-SC Alumnus"
Presented by the Math and Computer Science Department as part of a colloquium

Wed, Nov 18 | 5-6:15pm | Faculty Lounge, Settle Hall
LinkedIn Photo Booth, prior to the Annual Etiquette Dinner

Wed, Nov 18 | 6-7:30pm | Chairman's Room, Settle Hall
Annual Etiquette Dinner
Register by Nov 13 in Bagby 209

Thurs, Nov 19 | 11am-1pm | Settle Hall
Northwestern Mutual info table - meet the recruiters and learn about your options with Northwestern Mutual

Sat, Dec 12 | 11am-12:30pm | VCU Brandcenter
VCU Brandcenter Information Center and Tour, Register


Tues, Aug 25 | 1 - 2:15pm | Settle Hall
2nd Annual CDay Career & Networking Fair (scroll down for Employer List)

Fri, Sept 4 | 10am - 2pm | Bagby 213
Resume Express for banking & finance students - get a leg up on the competition and early deadlines by getting your resume straight

Tues, Sept 15 | U.Va McIntire School of Commerce graduate programs
Walk-In hours/one-on-one appointments with Emma Candelier, Recruiter - 10am-2pm, Bagby 216 - schedule your appointment here
Information Session with Emma - 4-5pm, Bagby 217

Wed, Sept 16 | PDI Early Bird registration
catch the early bird rate of $35 ($15 off) for the Jan 10-11 4th Annual PDI
We're proud to host the 4th annual Professional Development Institute at H-SC - a two-day event before classes begin, with alumni speakers and guests, which covers a variety of professional development topics to get you started on the right foot!

Tues, Sept 22 | 7pm | Bagby 217
Teach for America information session

Thurs, Sept 24 | 7pm | Wilson Center
Careers in National Security with Lt. Col. Rucker Snead '81
Are you considering pursuing a career in National Security? Attend this session to learn if it's a good fit for you!

Tues, Sept 29 | 8pm | online - POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Tiger Tracks Live (online) - a virtual networking event with alumni from various career industries - the chance to meet and talk with several alumni and explore career options!

Thurs, Oct 1 | last day for PDI Early Bird registrationMon, Oct 5 | 7:30pm | Bagby 217
Grad School 101 - all things grad school search, admissions, and success

Tues, Oct 6 | 11am-1pm | Settle
Marines info session - stop by, meet the recruiters, and learn about your opportunities with the Marines!

Wed, Oct 7 | 10am-3pm | Lynchburg College, Hall Campus Ball Room
Health Sciences Job Fair - for more information, email

Thurs, Oct 8 | 4-5pm | Bagby 217
Campbell Law info session - meet the recruiters and learn about your options with Campbell Law!

Mon, Oct 12 | 4-5pm | Bagby 217
U.Va McIntire Business Institute (MBI) information session
Hear from the Recruiter about this prestigious program to help liberal arts students prepare for a business career

Tues, Oct 13 | 11am-1pm | Settle Hall
Ryan Homes Information Table - meet the recruiter, alumnus Hunter Taylor

Wed, Oct 14 | 11am-1pm | Settle
William & Mary MAcc (Master of Accounting) info table - meet the recruiter and learn about your opportunities!
Hampden-Sydney has a graduate agreement with W&M MAcc

Wed, Oct 14 | 7:30pm | location TBA
What Suit Fits, co-sponsored by MSU

Fri, Oct 16 | 10am-2pm | Richmond, VA
RVA Career Expo sponsored by the Richmond VT Hokies Alumni Chapter
Nearly 100 companies in attendance - see where your next opportunity lies!
Free for students, but limited tickets - so register today. Click on 'Job Seeker Registration'.

Sat, Oct 17 | 11am-12:30pm | VCU Brandcenter
VCU Brandcenter Information Session and Tour, Register

Thurs, Oct 22 | 11am-1pm | Settle Hall
Southern Teachers Information TableFri, Oct 23 | 2-3:30pm | VCU Brandcenter
VCU Brandcenter Information Session and Tour, Register

Mon, Oct 26 | 4:15pm | Bagby 217
Careers in Diplomatic Service with Tomas Boyatt

Tues, Oct 27 | 11am-1pm | Settle Hall
Lynchburg College graduate studies info table - learn about your options with Lynchburg's graduate programs!

Tues, Oct 27 | 3:30pm | Longwood University, Hiner 207
Longwood MBA program info session - learn about their part-time and full-time MBA programs in general business, or real estate.

Wed, Oct 28 | 7pm | Bagby 217
Making a Lasting Impression at Career Fairs

Oct 28-29 | 10am-3pm, both days | U.Va campus - Newcomb Hall (3rd floor)
U.Va Job Fair register by Oct 23 in Bagby 209; bring your student ID with you to check-in
List of attending employers

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.