SPRING 2018 EVENTS
JOBS ON CAMPUS FAIR
Wed., Jan. 24 & Thur., Jan. 25 | 12:10pm -1:00pm | Commons Lobby
Learn about fall job opportunities on campus, talk to staff from hiring departments (a great way to stand out as an applicant), and get assistance with completing the online employment application, as well as resume and cover letter writing. Free/No registration required.
ATTIRE FOR HIRE - ONE DAY STORE
Thurs., Feb. 8 | Noon-1:30pm | FO164
Select - at no charge - professional attire appropriate for interviews, internships, and networking events! Free/No registration required.
WORFORCE CAREER & INTERNSHIP FAIR
Tues., Feb. 20 | 3:00pm-7:00pm | WI State Fair Park
Searching for an internship or job? Exploring career and graduate school options? This annual fair for students and alumni of the Wisconsin private colleges allows you to network with 180+ employers and graduate schools. To learn more and pre-register for the event, visit www.waicucareerconnect.org/students/workforce. Note: students and alumni who pre-register by Feb 14 will receive a FREE parking pass, printed name tag, and express check-in at the event! Free/Registration recommended (but not required).
ALUMNAE JOB SEEKERS WORKSHOP: Online Job Search & Resume Writing
Wed., Mar. 21 | 6pm -8pm | RC 111
So much of today’s job search process has moved online. This workshop will provide you with tips and tricks to navigate online job boards, applicant tracking systems, and LinkedIn, as well as ways to refresh your resume. Registration open on the Alverno Alumnae Events page. Free/Limited to the first 20 registrants.
EQUAL PAY DAY
Tues., April 10 | Noon-1pm | Commons
In the U.S., women are paid, on average, just 80 cents for every dollar paid to men. Stop by to learn more about the gender wage gap, including steps you can take to ensure a fair salary, as a young professional. Cookies and cocoa will be provided. Sponsored by: the American Association of University Women-Milwaukee Branch. Free/No registration required.
Mon., May 7 | 3:15-4:30pm | Conference Center
All Weekday students at Alverno College are required to complete an internship for credit; have you started thinking about where you might do yours? Learn about potential internship sites at the end-of-semester Intern Showcase. Alverno students who interned this semester will be on hand to tell you about their internship experiences, including how they found the position, the organizations with which they worked, and the projects they took on. Free/No registration required.
SENIOR WEEK COCKTAIL PARTY
Thurs., May 17 | 5:30-7:30pm | RC Galleria (2nd Floor)
Mix and mingle with graduating seniors and members of the Young Alum Club at a cocktail party hosted by the Alumnae Engagement Office and Career & Professional Development Center! STUDENTS: network with recent alumnae just like you and learn how they are using their Alverno degrees to launch their careers. ALUMNAE: share your experience with the newest members of the Alverno sisterhood and make connections with fellow alums. Appetizers and drinks will be served. Free/Registration Required. To register, visit the Alumnae Relations website.
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.