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Wed, Aug 21, 2019
5 to 6:30 PM

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UPIC Fall 2019 New Intern Orientation Aug 21

The Fall 2019 UPIC Orientation welcomes New UPIC Interns to their internship experience and provides key information about UPIC requirements and how to maximize the internship experience. Come meet other UPIC interns and learn more about the program!

This event is limited to new Fall 2019 UPIC interns in their first semester with the UPIC program.

Please register to attend at the provided RSVP link:
http://career.sites.clemson.edu/calendar/event_rsvp.php?id=617


Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Collaboration
Self-Awareness

Thu, Aug 22, 2019
5:30 to 6:15 PM

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Meet & Greet

Meet the Graduate Programs Career Center Staff! We will give a brief presentation on an overview of Career Center and the services we offer to Graduate Students as well as the upcoming workshops. Staff will also be available to answer questions and give tours of the center. Snacks will be provided!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Sun, Aug 25, 2019
6:30 to 9:30 PM

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SUIT UP! EVENT

SHOP CAREER DRESS APPAREL
Everything you need to finish your look for that next interview or new job – including suits, dresses, sport coats, dress pants, shoes and accessories.

SEPHORA INSIDE JCPENNY
Stop by for a free mini makeover and sample.

JCPENNY MOBILE APP
Download prior to the event to start earning $10 rewards.

JC Penny Store, 3187 N. Main Street, Anderson, SC 29621

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Mon, Aug 26, 2019
1 to 2 PM

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ClemsonJobLink Workshop

Join to learn more about our online recruiting system, ClemsonJobLink. This workshop will assist you in building the knowledge to understand how to navigate the site. We will allow time to update your profile and practice some networking skills. It will be located in the David Pebbles Room on the 2nd floor of the Hendrix Student Center, from 1-2pm. Come to learn more about our resources and prep for the part-time job fair which will be take place following the workshop. Please RSVP as soon as you can for we will be capping the workshop to 60 students.

David Pebbles Room

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Technology
Brand

Mon, Aug 26, 2019
2 to 4 PM

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Part-time Job Fair

Come to the 4th annual Part-Time Job Fair to meet on-campus and local off-campus employers to discuss current and/or future part-time job opportunities! This fair is a FREE, quick and efficient way for students to get their resume to local employers looking to hire Clemson students.

Standard Registration for employers: $35 - includes a 6ft table, chairs, tablecloth, and parking for one vehicle.

Almeda Jacks Ballrooms, Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication

Tue, Aug 27, 2019
4:30 to 6 PM

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UPIC Fall 2019 New Intern Orientation Aug 27

The Fall 2019 UPIC Orientation welcomes New UPIC Interns to their internship experience and provides key information about UPIC requirements and how to maximize the internship experience. Come meet other UPIC interns and learn more about the program!

This event is limited to new Fall 2019 UPIC interns in their first semester with the UPIC program.

Please register to attend at the provided RSVP link:
http://career.sites.clemson.edu/calendar/event_rsvp.php?id=624

McKissick Theatre, Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Collaboration
Self-Awareness

Tue, Aug 27, 2019
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar - Tailoring Your Resume and Cover Letter

It might take you 30 hours to work on your resume, but an employer will take less than 30 seconds to review it. One version of your resume isn't enough. This seminar will provide graduate students with tips, formats, and approaches to targeting your resume to make you stand out from other applicants. It is important to understand what companies expect to see in a resume for both content as well as layout. Unique cover letters should accompany every resume so learn the best way to write a cover letter.

In-Person ONLY

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

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Fri, Sep 6, 2019
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Come by for a cup of coffee and feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional document you are working on currently! We will have counselors and peer ambassadors to assist you once a month on Friday morning during this event. You will be able to meet individually for 10-15 minutes to discuss your document.

This is an informal event so come as you are (no suit needed)! Please feel free to drop by during these hours!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Communication

Fri, Sep 6, 2019
12 to 1 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar- Tailoring Your Resume

It might take you 30 hours to work on your resume, but an employer will take less than 30 seconds to review it. One version of your resume isn’t enough. This seminar will provide graduate students with tips, formats, and approaches to targeting your resume to make you stand out from other applicants. It is important to understand what companies expect to see in a resume for both content as well as layout. Bring a hard copy of a resume and position description with you, so you can leave the workshop with a critiqued and tailored resume.

In-Person or Online

Follow this link to view the webinar: https://connect.clemson.edu/tailoringyourresume/

Online & Center for Career and Professional Development

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Self-Awareness

Mon, Sep 9, 2019
4 to 4:45 PM

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Resume Meet Up

Have questions about resumes or need some feedback about your own resume? Come to the Resume Meet Up to learn more about appropriate resume format and appearance. In addition, you will also receive a resume writing packet of information and examples.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Collaboration
Brand

Fri, Sep 13, 2019
12 to 1 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar - Tips for Before, During, and After the Interview

Congrats on getting to the interview stage of the process! Now what? This workshop covers what to consider before, during, and after the interview to boost your confidence and demonstrate to an employer, you're a great candidate. Time will be spent on preparing for different styles of interviewing (in-person, phone, and Skype/webinar), learning about
the different categories of questions employers ask, and making a good impression from start to finish.

In-Person or Online

To access the virtual webinar, follow this link: https://connect.clemson.edu/interviewingtips/

Online or in the Center for Career and Professional Development

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Self-Awareness

Mon, Sep 16, 2019
4 to 4:45 PM

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Resume Meet Up

Have questions about resumes or need some feedback about your own resume? Come to the Resume Meet Up to learn more about appropriate resume format and appearance. In addition, you will also receive a resume writing packet of information and examples.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Collaboration
Brand

Wed, Sep 18, 2019
4 to 5 PM

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PREPARE FOR THE FAIR
EMPLOYERS' TIPS FOR SUCCESS

Do you want to come to the career fair but have no idea what to expect or how to prepare? Are you terrified at the thought of networking at a career fair? Don’t be! We can help you prepare, feel confident, and put your best foot forward. This interactive session will go over the fair logistics…what to wear, what to do, what to expect. Also, learn about how to talk about yourself and our core competencies to employers.

Companies will be here to give you their top do’s and don’ts. This is an excellent, informal networking opportunity.

Wednesday, September 18th, 4:00-5:00 PM and 5:30-6:30 PM
Thursday, September 19th, 5:30-6:30 PM

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

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Wed, Sep 18, 2019
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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PREPARE FOR THE FAIR
EMPLOYERS' TIPS FOR SUCCESS

Do you want to come to the career fair but have no idea what to expect or how to prepare? Are you terrified at the thought of networking at a career fair? Don’t be! We can help you prepare, feel confident, and put your best foot forward. This interactive session will go over the fair logistics…what to wear, what to do, what to expect. Also, learn about how to talk about yourself and our core competencies to employers.

Companies will be here to give you their top do’s and don’ts. This is an excellent, informal networking opportunity.

Wednesday, September 18th, 4:00-5:00 PM and 5:30-6:30 PM
Thursday, September 19th, 5:30-6:30 PM

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

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Thu, Sep 19, 2019
9 AM to 12 PM

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Mock Interview Marathon

The Center for Career and Professional Development (CCPD) will be holding a Mock Interview Marathon. This event will allow you to practice your interview skills with an employer or drop-in with a counselor! These sessions are 30 minutes long where you can discuss any questions you would like or we will provide you with some. Mock Interview Marathon will be held in the Michelin Career Center on Thursday, September 19th from 9 AM-12 PM. This is a great opportunity to practice and network with employers before the Career Fair. If you have any questions, please email cucareercenter@gmail.com or call 864-656-0440.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Self-Awareness
Brand

Thu, Sep 19, 2019
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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PREPARE FOR THE FAIR
EMPLOYERS' TIPS FOR SUCCESS

Do you want to come to the career fair but have no idea what to expect or how to prepare? Are you terrified at the thought of networking at a career fair? Don’t be! We can help you prepare, feel confident, and put your best foot forward. This interactive session will go over the fair logistics…what to wear, what to do, what to expect. Also, learn about how to talk about yourself and our core competencies to employers.

Companies will be here to give you their top do’s and don’ts. This is an excellent, informal networking opportunity.

Wednesday, September 18th, 4:00-5:00 PM and 5:30-6:30 PM
Thursday, September 19th, 5:30-6:30 PM

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

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Fri, Sep 20, 2019
9 AM to 3:45 PM

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Resume Blitz

Would you like for someone to review your resume before attending the Career Fair to ensure that you are highlighting your experiences, educations, and skills? Join us to have an employer or career counselor provide helpful feedback concerning your resume. Reviews conducted from 9 am until Noon and 1:30 until 3:45 pm.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Integrity and Ethics
Brand

Mon, Sep 23, 2019
9 AM to 3:45 PM

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Resume Blitz

Would you like for someone to review your resume before attending the Career Fair to ensure that you are highlighting your experiences, educations, and skills? Join us to have an employer or career counselor provide helpful feedback concerning your resume. Reviews conducted from 9 am until Noon and 1:30 until 3:45 pm.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Integrity and Ethics
Brand

Tue, Sep 24, 2019
12 to 4 PM

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Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fair - Day 1

Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fall Career Fair - Day 1
Employer Registration to open first week of July on ClemsonJobLink
$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

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Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

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Wed, Sep 25, 2019
12 to 4 PM

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Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fair - Day 2

Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fall Career Fair - Day 2
Employer Registration to open the first of July on ClemsonJobLink
$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

More Information

Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

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Thu, Sep 26, 2019
12 to 4 PM

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Business, Healthcare and Communication Fair

Business, Healthcare and Communication Fall Career Fair
Employer Registration to open the first week of July on ClemsonJobLink
$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

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Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

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Thu, Oct 3, 2019
2 to 5 PM

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Construction Industry Fair

This fair offers the opportunity for students to network with employers specifically in the construction industry. Students who are seeking internships and full-time jobs in this industry are encouraged to attend.

Career Fair Information

Madren Conference Center

Audience: U G F/S

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Fri, Oct 4, 2019
12 to 1 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar - Quick Tips for International Students

The Center for Career and Professional Development has teamed up with International Services to create a workshop specifically for international graduate students.

Topics the workshop will cover:
-CPT
-OPT
-Information on the INT 8010 Internship Course
-Career Fair Tips
-Job Searching Strategies

This workshop will be held IN-PERSON AND ONLINE

To access this virtual workshop, go to https://connect.clemson.edu/tipsforinternationalstudents/

Online via Adobe Connect or in the Center for Career and Professional Development

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Fri, Oct 11, 2019
12 to 1:30 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar - Successful Strategies for Searching and Networking

Finding an internship or job is sometimes a full-time job, and it's not always about landing the first job. Learn about strategies, search engines, authentic network building through informational interviewing, and the power of professional associations and online profiles. See what resources are available to you for free, how to avoid the business card collecting style of networking, and how to develop elevator pitches. Optional - Bring a laptop, iPad, etc. You can create your free accounts in
several search engines and learn how to optimize your searches.


This workshop will be offered IN-PERSON AND ONLINE

To access this webinar, follow this link: https://connect.clemson.edu/jobsearchingandnetworking/

Center for Career and Professional Development (316 Hendrix) AND Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Fri, Oct 18, 2019
12 to 1 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar
Learning LinkedIn Skills for Success

LinkedIn reported over 93% of all companies in the United States are using their website. With companies increasingly using LinkedIn on a regular basis, it is important for you to build a profile that will represent you professionally. This seminar will go over different tools to utilize, sections to include and how to format information to help you make a great first impression with anyone who views your profile. Learn how to market yourself on this growing professional platform.

This workshop will be offered IN-PERSON AND ONLINE

Follow this link to view the webinar: https://connect.clemson.edu/linkedinskills/

Online AND in the Center for Career and Professional Development

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Communication

Fri, Oct 25, 2019
12 to 1 PM

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Graduate Student Seminar
Constructing Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)

If you are considering a career within academia,
you will need to produce a curriculum vitae. This seminar will guide graduate students in formatting and developing content toward faculty hiring preferences. Learn the different types of information you should and should not include based on post-doctoral or faculty position descriptions.

This workshop will be held IN-PERSON AND ONLINE

Follow this link to view the online webinar:https://connect.clemson.edu/cv/

Center for Career and Professional Development (316 Hendrix) AND Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Self-Awareness