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Spring 2013 Career Events:
Recruiter Panel (Learn from the Pros!)
Feb. 4, 2013 | 3:30-4:30pm | Wehr Hall
Do you know there can be up to 300 applications for every position advertised? Be competitive in this challenging job market! Gain information and insider tips from a panel of Human Resources professionals who are involved in the decision-making process that determines who to interview and who to hire. Get advice on how to research companies, write an effective resume, prepare for a professional interview, and very importantly, how to avoid costly mistakes in the application process. There will be time for questions. (Open to all)
Dress to Impress for Less
Feb. 13, 2013 | 11:30am-1pm | Commons Lobby
Dressing professionally really doesn’t have to cost a fortune! See for yourself the fabulous outfits assembled by staff and students from pieces purchased at local thrift and consignment shops. Gain tips on where to shop so you too can Dress to Impress for Less! (Open to all)
Get Ready...Get Set...Get a Job!
Feb. 20, 2013 | 3-5pm | SJR Conference Center
This “relay” of workshops is facilitated by members of the Metro Milwaukee Society of Human Resources Management (MMSHRM). It is designed to provide information and practice that will enable you to apply and interview for on- and off-campus jobs, internships and, ultimately, your “graduation position." In an effort to provide early exposure to professional job-seeking practices, this event is geared toward freshmen and sophomores; however, all Alverno students will find the experience to be valuable and are welcome to participate.
WorkForce Career & Internship Fair
Feb. 21, 2013 | 3-7pm | Marquette University, Alumni Union
Every winter, Wisconsin's private and independent colleges join together to provide their students and alumni with the opportunity to meet employers from diverse industries. Take advantage of this terrific opportunity to meet over 100 employers seeking a candidate like you! Open to current students and alumni of Wisconsin's private, non-profit schools, including Alverno College. For more information, visit www.wipccc.org/student.shtml.
Need a Ride to WorkForce? TAKE THE ALVERNO BUS! Avoid driving/parking downtown and prepare for the event with a "Traveling Career Coach." How? Register in the Career Center (LA 125 or 414-382-6013) no later than February 20th. Check-in at 4:15pm in the Joel Read Rotunda on the day of the event, and return to Alverno at 7:00 pm from Marquette.
Alverno Major/Minor Fair
Feb 26-27, 2013 | 11:30am-1:00pm | Commons Lobby
Still undecided about your major or thinking about changing it? Do you need to add a support? Do you just want to learn more about the careers that are available to you in your major? Attend the Major/Minor Fair to connect with faculty and staff from different academic departments on campus, and talk with the Internship Program and Career Education Center about your future career. Don’t Forget: You can register for a chance to win a $100 Alverno Bookstore Gift Certificate and other fun prizes!
Career Info Session: State of Wisconsin
April 3, 2013 | 12:10-1:00pm | Kellogg A
Learn about very diverse career opportunities with one of the largest employers in the state… the State of Wisconsin! Information on the application and hiring process will be provided. All majors strongly encourage to attend.
Alverno Spring Career Fair
April 9, 2013 | 11:30am-2pm | SJR Conference Center
Save the date! Employers from diverse industries, including healthcare, banking and finance, government, nonprofit and social services will be on hand to talk to students and alumnae about career opportunities with their organizations. While this event may be of most interest to those who are actively searching for an internship or job opportunity, every student and alumna is encouraged to attend, learn about career opportunities, and network with employers. (Open to all)
Mock Interview Event
April 16, 2013 | 4pm-6:30pm | SJR Conference Center
Once again, hiring managers from Northwestern Mutual, joined by members of the Metro Milwaukee Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM), are coming to campus to provide interview practice, feedback, and a networking social for Alverno juniors and seniors. Take advantage of this incredible opportunity! (Registration required)
|Have a question about an upcoming career event? Want to meet with a career counselor to prepare your career fair strategy? Call us at (414) 382-6010.|