Clemson Center for Career and Professional Development

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Student leaders, are you wanting a professional development workshop for your club or organization members? The Center for Career and Professional Development can help you plan a successfull professional development event for your members. Click here to read our Career Consultant Booklet that will help guide you in planning a successful professional development event for your organization.

Mon, Sep 20, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Pre-Fair Prep
Cooper Library Resume Critiques

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 at the Cooper Library Brown Room to have a career counselor provide helpful feedback concerning your resume.

Reviews conducted from 9 am until Noon! RSVP today to reserve your spot!

Cooper Library Brown Room

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
12 to 4 PM

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in Person Career Fair Day One

Day 1: Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering and Sciences
Employer Registration is now open in ClemsonJobLink and will close early September. Follow the link below for registration and information.

$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

Students and Employers follow this link for registration and more information.

Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:
Brand

Tue, Sep 21, 2021
2 to 3 PM

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PMF Program Informational Webinar

This session is open to all disciplines, and will have a specific focus on Cybersecurity.

This informational webinar will provide a general overview of the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program, details about the 2022 application cycle, and, if time permits, allow for any questions. This session is open to all academic disciplines.
The PMF Class of 2022 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, September 28, 2021, and close at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, October 12, 2021.
These dates, and any updates, can be found on our “2022 Application” webpage at https://www.pmf.gov/become-a-pmf/2022-application/. We expect to announce PMF Class of 2022 Finalists approximately six weeks after the application closes.
A full list of informational webinars is also posted to the above webpage.
This webinar will be hosted on Microsoft Teams and closed captioning will be provided.

Online

Audience: G

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Wed, Sep 22, 2021
12 to 4 PM

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Virtual Career Fair Day Two

Day 2: All industries and majors
Employer Registration is now open in ClemsonJobLink and will close early September. Follow the link below for registration and information.

$950.00 Fair Sponsor Registration
$475.00 Standard Registration

Students and Employers follow this link for registration and more information.

Online in ClemsonJoblink

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:
Brand

Wed, Sep 22, 2021
2 to 4 PM

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Actuarial / Financial Math Expo

This career expo is targeted for students looking to explore opportunities in actuarial work. Representatives from companies recruiting for actuarial professionals will be present to discuss internships and full-time positions at their firms.

For more information, please contact Mark Cawood, cawood@clemson.edu.

Virtual Fair through ClemsonJobLink

Audience: U G

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Wed, Sep 22, 2021
5 to 7:30 PM

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TigerPro Night

TigerPro Night is an elite networking event designed to connect employers with students from the following Clemson populations; students of color, student veterans, students belonging to our LGBTQIA+ community, latinx students, women students and student-athletes. The event is offered in partnership with the Center for Career and Professional Development, Student-Athlete Development, Veteran and Military Engagement, Community Achievement and Student Empowerment, the Gantt Multicultural Center, and the Council of Diversity and Inclusion.

Registration and detailed information.

For more information, contact Dave Sargent at dsargen@clemson.edu

TBD

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Thu, Sep 23, 2021
12 to 4 PM

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In Person Career Fair Day Three

Day 3: Social Sciences, Humanities, and Business
Employer Registration is now open in ClemsonJobLink and will close early September. Follow the link below for registration and information.

$1,800 Fair Sponsor Registration
$600.00 Standard Registration

Students and Employers follow this link for registration and more information.

Littlejohn Coliseum

Audience: U G F/S

Core Competencies:
Brand

Thu, Sep 23, 2021
3 to 4 PM

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PMF Program Informational Webinar

This session is open to all disciplines.

This informational webinar will provide a general overview of the Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program, details about the 2022 application cycle, and, if time permits, allow for any questions. This session is open to all academic disciplines.
The PMF Class of 2022 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, September 28, 2021, and close at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, October 12, 2021.
These dates, and any updates, can be found on our “2022 Application” webpage at https://www.pmf.gov/become-a-pmf/2022-application/. We expect to announce PMF Class of 2022 Finalists approximately six weeks after the application closes.
A full list of informational webinars is also posted to the above webpage.
This webinar will be hosted on Microsoft Teams and closed captioning will be provided.

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Mon, Sep 27, 2021
2 to 4 PM

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PMF Program Informational Webinar

This session, taking place the day before the application opens, will serve as an open forum for questions. It will be open to all disciplines, but will not include a presentation.
The PMF Class of 2022 Application is scheduled to open at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, September 28, 2021, and close at Noon (Eastern Time), Tuesday, October 12, 2021.
These dates, and any updates, can be found on our “2022 Application” webpage at https://www.pmf.gov/become-a-pmf/2022-application/. We expect to announce PMF Class of 2022 Finalists approximately six weeks after the application closes.
A full list of informational webinars is also posted to the above webpage.
This webinar will be hosted on Microsoft Teams and closed captioning will be provided.

Online

Audience: G

Core Competencies:


Tue, Sep 28, 2021
9 to 11 AM

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Office Hours for Faculty and Staff

If you are a staff or faculty member looking for answers to how the Center for Career and Professional Development can help you in your classes or work with students, please drop by our Zoom room with your questions! Members of the Career Development team will be in attendance to help you discover our resources, workshops, and answer any questions about how to incorporate career development into your classes, advising, etc.

This will not be a presentation so please feel free to just drop in during these hours to ask your questions!

The Zoom link will be provided prior to the event to all faculty and staff who registered.

Virtual Via Zoom

Audience: F/S

Core Competencies:


Tue, Sep 28, 2021
5 to 5:45 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.

The Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email prior to the date of the workshop.

Online via Zoom

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Self-Awareness

Wed, Sep 29, 2021
12 to 12:30 PM

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Personal Statement Series

If you are in need of help beginning your personal statement for graduate/professional school and would like to learn more about what your personal statement should do, this meet up is a great place to start! Come learn about general formats, common mistakes, and begin developing your own personal statement.

This will be held virtually via Zoom. The link will be sent soon after RSVP is received.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness

Fri, Oct 1, 2021
12 to 1 PM

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Diversity and Inclusion Series
Employer Panel

Hear from employers on how they have seen equity and inclusion play a key role in the hiring process, workplace activities/programs and etiquette.

Meeting Details will be sent to participants prior to the meeting. RSVP Today! This will be held virtually via Zoom.

Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Integrity and Ethics
Collaboration

Fri, Oct 1, 2021
12 to 12:45 PM

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Graduate Student Series
LinkedIn Tips and Tricks

With companies increasingly using LinkedIn for recruiting, 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 viewers of your profile.

Online via Zoom

Once you RSVP the Zoom meeting link will be sent to your email.

Online via Zoom

Audience: G

Core Competencies:
Communication
Brand
Technology

Tue, Oct 5, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Pour your morning cup of coffee and get virtual feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional documents that you are working on! We will have counselors and career ambassadors individually assist you for 15-20 minutes and critique your document(s). This event will take place on the first Friday morning of each month during the spring semester.

The Coffee and Critique Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event. Please drop-in anytime between 9-12!

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 6, 2021
10 AM to 3 PM

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Employer Registration

CAFLS Fall In-Person Career Fair

The CAFLS Fall In-Person Career Fair will be held October 6 at the Life Sciences Facility. This event will bring together employers and students to discuss employment and internship opportunities available at their organizations. This day is not just for seniors exploring full-time positions, but also for all students to explore internships and further understand career paths.

Employer Information | Student Information

For more information, please email Paula Beecher at pbeeche@clemson.edu

Life Sciences Facility

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 6, 2021
12 to 1 PM

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Diversity and Inclusion Series
Women in the Workplace

Hear from various women on gender roles, work-life balance, empowerment, negotiation, promotions, career decisions, burnout, and women in leadership.

Detailed meeting instructions will be sent to participants prior to the event. RSVP Today! This will be held virtually via Zoom. The link will be sent after RSVP is received.

Center for Career and Professional Development, 316 Hendrix

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Leadership

Adaptability

Wed, Oct 6, 2021
1:30 to 2:30 PM

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Strong Interest Inventory Interpretive Session

At this interpretation session, you will receive a copy of your results, understand how your results relate to potential majors/careers, and have an opportunity to talk to one of our career counselors for 10-15 minutes to ask individual questions.

*Please be sure to take the Strong Interest Inventory 3-4 days prior to this event. If you have any questions, please call 656-0440 for more information.

Virtual Via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness

Thu, Oct 7, 2021
11 AM to 2 PM

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CAFLS Fall Virtual Career Fair

Due to the success of our virtual fair last Fall, we will be offering once again a virtual format for the annual career fair. The CAFLS Fall Virtual Career Fair will be held October 7 through ClemsonJobLink. This day is not just for seniors exploring full-time positions, but also for all students to explore internships and further understand career paths.

Employer Information | Student Information

Registration opening soon in ClemsonJobLink.

Contact Paula Beecher at pbeeche@clemson.edu for more information.

Virtual through ClemsonJobLink

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Thu, Oct 7, 2021
2 to 5 PM

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Nieri Family Construction Industry Career Fair

The Nieri Family Department of Construction Science and Management Career Fair will bring select, invited employers from the construction industry to network with and discuss employment opportunities with students majoring in Construction Science Management.

Registration will be coming in July. For more information, please email Lisa Bundrick at mebundr@clemson.edu

Location TBD

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:


Tue, Oct 19, 2021
9 to 11 AM

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Office Hours for Faculty and Staff

If you are a staff or faculty member looking for answers to how the Center for Career and Professional Development can help you in your classes or work with students, please drop by our Zoom room with your questions! Members of the Career Development team will be in attendance to help you discover our resources, workshops, and answer any questions about how to incorporate career development into your classes, advising, etc.

This will not be a presentation so please feel free to just drop in during these hours to ask your questions!

The Zoom link will be provided prior to the event to all faculty and staff who registered.

Virtual Via Zoom

Audience: F/S

Core Competencies:


Wed, Oct 20, 2021
4 to 5 PM

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Strong Interest Inventory Interpretive Session

At this interpretation session, you will receive a copy of your results, understand how your results relate to potential majors/careers, and have an opportunity to talk to one of our career counselors for 10-15 minutes to ask individual questions.

*Please be sure to take the Strong Interest Inventory 3-4 days prior to this event. If you have any questions, please call 656-0440 for more information.

Virtual Via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness

Tue, Oct 26, 2021
1 to 2 PM

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Grad School Prep Series
To Attend or Not to Attend?

This workshop is intended to help if you are considering attending graduate school, but are not sure it is the right path for you! We will discuss researching schools, testing, funding considerations, and timelines for applications. We will also talk about your reason for continuing your education and ask questions to help guide your process.


This workshop will be held virtually and a Zoom meeting link will be sent prior to the event.

Virtually Via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:


Thu, Oct 28, 2021
1 to 2 PM

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Grad School Prep Series
How to be a strong applicant

Applying to Grad School? Attend this workshop to learn how to research programs, be a competitive candidate, and tips for tailoring your documents to showcase your experiences.

This workshop will be held virtually and a Zoom meeting link will be sent prior to the event.

Online via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Self-Awareness

Fri, Oct 29, 2021
1 to 2 PM

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Grad School Prep Series
Personal Statements

In need of help beginning your personal statement for graduate/professional school and would like to learn more about what your personal statement should do? Come learn about general formats, common mistakes, and begin developing your own personal statement.

Virtually Via Zoom

Audience: U

Core Competencies:
Communication

Tue, Nov 2, 2021
9 AM to 12 PM

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Coffee and Critiques

Pour your morning cup of coffee and get virtual feedback on your resume, cover letter, personal statement, or any other professional documents that you are working on! We will have counselors and career ambassadors individually assist you for 15-20 minutes and critique your document(s). This event will take place on the first Friday morning of each month during the spring semester.

The Coffee and Critique Zoom link will be sent to you prior to the event. Please drop-in anytime between 9-12!

Virtual on Zoom

Audience: U G

Core Competencies:
Communication