Friday, April 15, 2016

University Career Center Events

BSOS students, it is never too late to meet employers and expand your network! The University Career Center hopes to see you at…

UnShelled: Startup Career & Internship Fair 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 • 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Stamp Student Union - Colony Ballroom
The UnShelled: Startup Career & Internship is a fun and informative opportunity for students to connect with new and innovative companies, explore opportunities and develop lasting relationships with representatives. The Washington, DC and Baltimore areas are home to many startups looking for talented, diverse, and creative people like you. Do not miss your opportunity to network with these unique firms! Advance registration is not required.

Opportunities in the Temporary Job Market 
Thursday, April 21, 2016 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
University Career Center, 3rd Floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing
Still seeking a PAID summer opportunity?
Looking for something to do for a year while you apply to graduate school?
Interested in working abroad post-graduation?
Attend this panel to learn about the different types of short term work opportunities available and how to make yourself marketable! Undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent alumni are encouraged to attend. Panelist attending:

  • Law Resources- specializes in temporary and permanent legal placement.
  • Contemporaries, Inc.- specializes in providing top-notch staffing support services to federal and private sector clients within the D.C. metro area.
  • Teach Thailand Corps - specializes in sending recent graduates to Thailand for 10 months of teaching English.

All participants will receive additional resources on “gap year” experiences as well.

Just In Time Hiring Meet Up: Employer Networking Sessions 
Friday, April 29, 2016 • 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
University Career Center, 3rd Floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing
Are you graduating in May and still job searching? If the answer is yes, this event is for you!
Come to a relaxed, informal opportunity to meet and greet with organizations that are actively hiring graduating University of Maryland students. Each organization will give a 3-5 minute overview and then be seated at tables to have conversations with students over light refreshments for the remainder of event.

  • 12:00-12:30: 3-5 minute employer presentation
  • 12:30-2:00: Relaxed conversations over refreshments – feel free to stop by even if just for a few minutes!

Appropriate Attire: Minimum attire for ALL sessions with employers present is business casual unless otherwise specified.

Plan for your future with these workshops!

How to Find an Internship
Thursday, April 21, 2016 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.
University Career Center, 3rd Floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing
Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? This workshop will provide tons of resources and ideas!

Personal Finance 101 
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 • 5:30 p.m. -6:30 p.m.
University Career Center, 3rd Floor of Hornbake Library, South Wing
Come learn about personal finance from our employer guest! Learn about creating budgets, saving for retirement, and the benefits offered as a part of entry-level job offers!

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