Calendar of Events - Fall 2016

 

 

 

SJU CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Fall 2016 CALENDAR of EVENTS

 

Reserve your spot for Career Development Center events today!

Access your SJUcareers account (via www.sju.edu/careers) to register for events, update your account profile, post your updated resume, and search for full-time, part-time, on-campus, internship and scholarship opportunities. For questions, please contact the CDC at careerhelp@sju.edu or 610-660-3100.

If you'd like to access our webinars for undergraduate & graduate students as well as alumni, click here.

Click here for a printable PDF calendar

Access tips on making the most of the Talk with Hawks here


September


Take a Free LSAT practice test

Wednesday, September 14, 5:00PM - 10:00PM, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post Learning Commons

Warm up for the LSAT and find out how you would score. To register, contact Katie Choby, Territory Manager at katie.choby@review.com or 267-538-1250.

 

How to Land an Internship Workshop

Thursday, September 15, 11:00AM 12:00 PM, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post Learning Commons

Are you interested in getting an internship and not sure where to begin? Come to this info session to jump-start your plans.

 

Practice Your Pitch with E&J Gallo Winery

Tuesday, September 20, 11:00AM - 1:00PM

Mandeville Parking Lot (Sweeney Field side) FREE Mister Softee Ice Cream

 

Resume Reviews with E&J Gallo Winery

Tuesday, September 20, 2:00PM - 4:00PM

Merion Hall, Mandeville Hall, Career Development Center, Post Learning Commons and Hagan Arena, no appointment  needed!

Resume Reviews & Practice Your Pitch with Wawa

Wednesday, September 21, 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Post Learning Commons, no appointment  needed!

College of Arts & Sciences and Haub School of Business Career Fair

Thursday, September 22, 10:00AM-1:30PM, Athletics Center

Employers representing diverse industries and organizations will be on campus recruiting students of all majors (undergraduate and graduate) for full time, internship, co-op, and part time and volunteer/service opportunities. Check the Careers by Symplicity app daily for the list of employers. Tours will be available and there will be a LinkedIn photo booth where you can get a free professional headshot!

 

Networking Drop-Ins

Monday, September 26 - Friday, September 30, 1:00PM – 4:00PM, Career Development Center

Develop a strategy and sharpen your skills! Meet briefly with a career counselor to prepare for Talk with Hawks on 10/4.

 

October


Talk with Hawks

Tuesday, October 4, 5:30PM 7:00PM


Don’t miss out on a once a semester opportunity to learn about career paths, internships, and full-time career opportunities right on campus! Meet SJU alumni and employers in the fields of:

Technology & Data Analytics - Presidents’ Lounge 

Insurance, Finance & Real Estate - Doyle Banquet Hall

Politics, Government & Law - North Lounge

Join us! All majors and class years welcome. Please RVSP on SJUcareers.

 

Preparing for Law School

Wednesday, October 5, 3:30PM, Location TBD

Attend this event to hear from a Fordham law professor on how to best prepare for law school and what to do to make your application as competitive as possible. Refer to Pre-Law website for additional information.

Making the Most of the Law School Admissions Council (LSAC) Forum

Tuesday, October 11, 11:15AM, Campion, North Lounge

Headed to the LSAC Forum on 10/15?  Attend this pre-event to learn more about what to expect and how to make a positive impression on the admissions representatives.

How to Land an Internship Workshop

Thursday, October 13, 11:00AM 12:00PM, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post LearningCommons

Are you interested in getting an internship and not sure where to begin? Come to this info session to jump-start your plans.

 

Law School Admissions Council Forum

Saturday, October 15, 7:00AM - 6:00PM, New York, NY

FREE transportation sponsored by the SJU Law Alumni Endowment Fund! Learn about school selection, preparing your applications and speak directly with law school reps. Registration for both the forum and transportation are required for this all day event.  Visit the Pre-Law Events section of our website and follow all directions.

Ten Tips for Graduate & Professional School Applications

Tuesday, October 25, 11:00AM - 12:15PM, Presidents’ Lounge, Campion Student Center

US News & World Report contributor Don Martin will offer 10 tips for graduate and professional school applications, including how to finance a graduate education.  Come hear Don speak and get your questions answered during open Q&A. Please RVSP on SJUcareers.

November


How to Land an Internship Workshop

Thursday, November 10, 11:00AM 12:00PM, Wachterhauser Seminar Room, Post LearningCommons

Are you interested in getting an internship and not sure where to begin? Come to this info session to jump-start your plans.


International Career Conference - A full day devoted to career exploration with a global focus!

Saturday, November 12, 9:00AM – 3:00PM, Campion Student Center, Doyle Banquet Hall

Are you interested in exploring a career that includes an international component? Do you want to work abroad after graduation? Are you an international student and don’t know how to navigate your career search in the U.S.? Join us for the 2nd annual International Career Conference at Saint Joseph's University! Learn from alumni and corporate representatives and their international experiences. Please register at https://forms.sju.edu/studentlife/view.php?id=163260