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Tue, Aug 22, 2017
5 to 6:30 PM

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UPIC Fall Aug 22 New Intern Orientation

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

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


The August 22 UPIC Orientation is now full.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Leadership
Brand

Thu, Aug 24, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop - Quick Tips for International Students

If you are seeking employment in the United States, it is important
to understand the do’s and don’ts. Learn strategies to ensure that your professional documents match what
U.S. companies are seeking and how to prepare for interviews. Please make sure to attend other workshops offered
by the career center every semester to learn more in-depth information on the topics covered in this fast-paced workshop.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Self-Awareness
Adaptability

Fri, Aug 25, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Quick Tips for International Students

If you are seeking employment in the United States, it is important to understand the do’s and don’ts. Learn strategies to ensure that your professional documents match what U.S. companies are seeking and how to prepare for interviews. Please make sure to attend other workshops offered by the career center every semester to learn more in-depth information on the topics covered in this fast-paced workshop.

To Access the Webinar Visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/tipsforinternationalstudents/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Self-Awareness
Adaptability

Mon, Aug 28, 2017
2 to 5 PM

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Part-Time Job Fair

On-Campus and Local Employers Hiring Clemson Students for Part-Time Jobs!

EMPLOYER REGISTRATION OPENS JULY 5th, 2017 on ClemsonJobLink

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

Hendrix Student Center Ballrooms

Audience: U G

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Mon, Aug 28, 2017
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 have your own resume reviewed. 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
Leadership

Mon, Aug 28, 2017
5 to 6:30 PM

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UPIC Fall Aug 28 New Intern Orientation

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

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

Please register to attend at the provided RSVP link.

McKissick Theatre

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Leadership
Brand

Wed, Aug 30, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Unleash your Inner Tiger – Let’s Talk Engagement

ENGAGEMENT is made up of three core competencies: communication, collaboration, and leadership. Take advantage of the opportunity to hear from employers why these three competencies are so important when they are hiring for internship, cooperative education, and full-time positions.

There will be a Q & A time along with an opportunity to network.

FEATURED EMPLOYERS IN ATTENDANCE: FASTENAL, ITRON, MICHELIN NORTH AMERICA, & WAFFLE HOUSE

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Collaboration
Leadership

Thu, Aug 31, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Tailoring Your Resume

It might take you 30 hours to work on your resume, but an employer will take less than 10 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.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Technology
Brand

Fri, Sep 1, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Tailoring Your Resume

It might take you 30 hours to work on your resume, but an employer will take less than 10 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.

To Access the Webinar Visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/resumes/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Technology
Brand

Tue, Sep 5, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Unleash your Inner Tiger – Let’s Talk Innovation

INNOVATION is made up of three core competencies: analytical skills, adaptability, and technology. Take advantage of the opportunity to hear from employers why these three competencies are so important when they are hiring for internship, cooperative education, and full-time positions.

There will be a Q & A time along with an opportunity to network.

FEATURED EMPLOYERS: FASTENAL, GE, GREENSKY, & ITRON

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Adaptability
Anaytical skills
Technology

Thu, Sep 7, 2017
5:30 to 7 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Successful Strategies for Searching and Networking

Finding an internship or job is sometimes a full time 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, how to develop “elevator pitches” and have 5 minute
conversation with professionals or employers in between workshops or at conferences. Bring a laptop, iPad, etc. You will create your free accounts in several search engines and learn how to optimize your searches.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Technology
Communication

Fri, Sep 8, 2017
3 to 4:30 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Successful Strategies for Searching and Networking

Finding an internship or job is sometimes a full-time 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, how to develop “elevator pitches” and have 5 minute conversation with professionals or employers in between workshops or at conferences. Bring a laptop, iPad, etc. You will create your free accounts in several search engines and learn how to optimize your searches.

To Access the Webinar Visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/jobsearchingandnetworking/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Technology
Communication

Mon, Sep 11, 2017
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 have your own resume reviewed. 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
Brand

Mon, Sep 11, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Unleash your Inner Tiger – Let’s Talk Professionalism

PROFESSIONALISM is made up of three core competencies: self-awareness, integrity & ethics, and brand. Take advantage of the opportunity to hear from employers why these three competencies are so important when they are hiring for internship, cooperative education, and full-time positions.

There will be a Q & A time along with an opportunity to network.

FEATURED EMPLOYERS: GE & ITRON

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Integrity and Ethics
Brand

Wed, Sep 13, 2017
5:30 to 7 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Networking in a Professional Setting

**NEW WORKSHOP!**

Will you be attending professional conferences in the future? Not quite sure how to network in these settings? This workshop will define networking and branding, explain different types of networking settings, and teach you networking strategies. After this workshop, you will feel comfortable introducing yourself to others and engaging people in individual and group conversations.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Self-Awareness

Thu, Sep 14, 2017
6 to 8 AM

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Dream Share Project

Have you had a dream or passion that you loved but did not know how to pursue? Come to the McKissick Theatre on Thursday, September 14 at 6:30pm, to watch and learn about the Dream Share Project. Alexis and Chip, producers of the film, were in the same spots as you, so they decided to take a road trip and find out about people all over the country and their dream. You will watch their self-made documentary and then be able to discuss your dreams and create tangible steps to take while at Clemson. This event is sponsored by the Michelin Career Center at the Center for Career and Professional Development(CCPD), Clemson’s Housing and Dining, Academic Success Center (ASC), and College of Agricultural, Forestry, and Life Sciences (CAFLS), and Campus Activities and Events (CA&E). Popcorn will be provided. If you have any questions, please reach out to the staff, cucareercenter@gmail.com

McKissick Theatre

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Collaboration

Brand

Thu, Sep 14, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- 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 that you’re a great candidate. Time will be spent on preparing for different styles of interviewing (in-person, phone, and Skype/web), learning about the different categories of questions employers ask, and making a good impression from start to finish.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Integrity and Ethics
Self-Awareness
Communication

Fri, Sep 15, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student ONLINE Workshop- 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 that you’re a great candidate. Time will be spent on preparing for different styles of interviewing (in-person, phone, and Skype/web), learning about the different categories of questions employers ask, and making a good impression from start to finish.

To access the webinar visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/interviewingtips/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Integrity and Ethics
Self-Awareness
Communication

Wed, Sep 20, 2017
4 to 5 PM

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Career Fair Inside Edition Workshop

Do you want to know how to best work the career fair to your advantage?
This interactive workshop will give you an overview of how to prepare, what to expect and the logistics of the fair. Employer representatives will be participating in the workshops to give professional tips on what to do and not do. You will be able to interact with employers and ask them questions in an informal setting.

Center for Career and Professional Development Board Room, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Wed, Sep 20, 2017
6 to 7 PM

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RSVP Today!

Career Fair Inside Edition Workshop

Do you want to know how to best work the career fair to your advantage?
This interactive workshop will give you an overview of how to prepare, what to expect and the logistics of the fair. Employer representatives will be participating in the workshops to give professional tips on what to do and not do. You will be able to interact with employers and ask them questions in an informal setting.

Center for Career and Professional Development Board Room, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Thu, Sep 21, 2017
4 to 5 PM

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RSVP Today!

Career Fair Inside Edition Workshop

Do you want to know how to best work the career fair to your advantage?
This interactive workshop will give you an overview of how to prepare, what to expect and the logistics of the fair. Employer representatives will be participating in the workshops to give professional tips on what to do and not do. You will be able to interact with employers and ask them questions in an informal setting.

Center for Career and Professional Development Board Room, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Thu, Sep 21, 2017
6 to 7 PM

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Career Fair Inside Edition Workshop

Do you want to know how to best work the career fair to your advantage?
This interactive workshop will give you an overview of how to prepare, what to expect and the logistics of the fair. Employer representatives will be participating in the workshops to give professional tips on what to do and not do. You will be able to interact with employers and ask them questions in an informal setting.

Center for Career and Professional Development Board Room, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Fri, Sep 22, 2017
9 AM to 12 PM

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Resume Blitz

Need your resume reviewed before the Career Fair? Stop by the Michelin Career Center on Friday, September 22, and Monday, September 25, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:30 pm- 4:00 pm and let one of our career counselors or an employer offer you feedback concerning your resume!

Bring a hard copy of your resume!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Fri, Sep 22, 2017
1:30 to 4 PM

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Resume Blitz

Need your resume reviewed before the Career Fair? Stop by the Michelin Career Center on Friday, September 22, and Monday, September 25, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:30 pm- 4:00 pm and let one of our career counselors or an employer offer you feedback concerning your resume!

Bring a hard copy of your resume!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Mon, Sep 25, 2017
9 AM to 12 PM

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Resume Blitz

Need your resume reviewed before the Career Fair? Stop by the Michelin Career Center on Friday, September 22, and Monday, September 25, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:30 pm- 4:00 pm and let one of our career counselors or an employer offer you feedback concerning your resume!

Bring a hard copy of your resume!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Mon, Sep 25, 2017
1:30 to 4 PM

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Resume Blitz

Resume Blitz

Need your resume reviewed before the Career Fair? Stop by the Michelin Career Center on Friday, September 22, and Monday, September 25, from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and 1:30 pm- 4:00 pm and let one of our career counselors or an employer offer you feedback concerning your resume!

Bring a hard copy of your resume!

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Tue, Sep 26, 2017
12 to 5 PM

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Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fair

SAVE THE DATE! September 26, 2017
Engineering, Computing and Sciences Fall Career Fair
Employer Registration to open July on ClemsonJobLink
$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

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Wed, Sep 27, 2017
12 to 4 PM

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Business, Healthcare and Communication Fair

SAVE THE DATE! September 27, 2017
Business, Healthcare and Communication Fall Career Fair
Employer Registration to open July 5 on ClemsonJobLink
$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:


Thu, Oct 5, 2017
5:30 to 6:30 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- 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 relevant content geared toward the faculty search process. Learn the different types of information you should
and should not include based on post-doctoral or faculty position description. Bring a hard copy of your Curriculum Vitiate and position description with you, so you can leave the workshop with a critiqued and tailored Curriculum Vitae.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand
Communication

Fri, Oct 6, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student ONLINE Workshop - 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 relevant content geared toward the faculty search process. Learn the different types of information you should and should not include based on post-doctoral or faculty position description.

To access the webinar visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/cv/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand
Communication

Tue, Oct 10, 2017
4 to 5 PM

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Optimize Your Tigers go To Washington Experience
Prep Workshop

Any students planning to attend the networking events are highly encouraged to register for one of these workshops. Staff members will cover the same content at each workshop. Learn what to expect and how to make the most of your time with the Washington professionals. Attendees will also have the chance to sign up for a special resume critique/informational interview with one of the panelists.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Thu, Oct 12, 2017
5 to 6 PM

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Optimize Your Tigers Go To Washington Experience
Prep Workshop

Any students planning to attend the networking events are highly encouraged to register for one of these workshops. Staff members will cover the same content at each workshop. Learn what to expect and how to make the most of your time with the Washington professionals. Attendees will also have the chance to sign up for a special resume critique/informational interview with one of the panelists.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Thu, Oct 12, 2017
6:15 to 7:15 PM

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Graduate Student Workshop- Crafting Your Resume and Cover Letter

Cover letters always accompany a resume when applying for an internship or full-time position. This seminar will provide graduate students with tips, formats, and approaches to targeting your resume and cover letter to make you stand out from other applicants. It is important to understand what companies expect to see for both content as well as layout. Bring a hard copy of a resume and cover letter and position description with you, so you can leave the workshop with tips for tailoring information in your resume and cover letter.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand
Communication

Fri, Oct 13, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student ONLINE Workshop- Crafting Your Resume and Cover Letter

Cover letters always accompany a resume when applying for an internship or full-time position. This seminar will provide graduate students with tips, formats, and approaches to targeting your resume and cover letter to make you stand out from other applicants. It is important to understand what companies expect to see for both content as well as layout.

To access the webinar visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/resumecoverletter/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness
Brand
Communication

Wed, Oct 18, 2017
6 to 7 PM

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Optimize Your Tigers Go To Washington Experience
Prep Workshop

Any students planning to attend the networking events are highly encouraged to register for one of these workshops. Staff members will cover the same content at each workshop. Learn what to expect and how to make the most of your time with the Washington professionals. Attendees will also have the chance to sign up for a special resume critique/informational interview with one of the panelists.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication

Brand

Fri, Oct 20, 2017
3 to 4 PM

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Graduate Student ONLINE Workshop- 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.

To access the webinar visit: https://connect.clemson.edu/linkedinskills/

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Brand
Technology
Communication

Mon, Oct 23, 2017
1:30 to 4:30 PM

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Tigers go to Washington Optional Resume Critiques/Info Interviews with Panelists

Sign up for a one-on-one resume critique/informational interview with a panelist. It’s a great time to get feedback from a professional in your preferred industry. Critique appointments are limited and offered:

Monday, October 23 from 1:30 to 4:00pm
Tuesday, October 18 from 8:30 to 11:00am

If you attend one of the “prep workshops,” you have will have the first opportunity to sign up.

More Information: http://career.clemson.edu/washington

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Leadership
Brand

Mon, Oct 23, 2017
5 to 8 PM

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Tigers go to Washington
Professional Panel & Networking Event

The event will begin at 5pm with introductions of our Washington, D.C. STEM and Business, Government and Non-profit industries panels. A Q&A discussion will follow. After the panel discussion, networking will begin to allow students to ask more specific questions of our panelists. Space is limited for this event, so register online.

More Information: http://career.clemson.edu/washington

Hendrix Student Center, 2nd Floor Lobby

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Leadership
Brand

Tue, Oct 24, 2017
11:15 AM to 12:15 PM

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Tigers Go To Washington Networking Luncheon

After our main networking event on Monday, October 23, a luncheon will take place on Tuesday, October 24 where a select number of undergraduate and graduate students will have the chance to spend additional time with our panelists. In order to apply for a spot at the luncheon, you must submit a resume (with a GPA) and cover letter indicating why you are interested in this opportunity through ClemsonJobLink. Search “Luncheon” once you are in the system. Attendance at one of the “prep workshops” and the Monday, October 23 evening networking event is required to apply.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Leadership

Tue, Oct 24, 2017
2:30 to 6 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 | Employer Registration

Madren Conference Center

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand