Career Events & Workshops

FALL 2014 CAREER FAIRS:

STEM JOB FAIR
(Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics)
Thursday, September 11, 2014, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Cashion Academic Center, 5th Floor
A job fair for Baylor students and alumni that focuses on firms and employers seeking to recruit in the more technical fields of engineering, technology, computing, mathematics, and the sciences.

HIREABEAR CAREER FAIR
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Waco Convention Center, 100 Washington Ave,
Waco, TX 76701

University-wide career fair for Baylor students and alumni seeking full-time and internship employment opportunities in a variety of industries.

WORKSHOPS:

Learn to Write a Résumé
Take the guesswork out of writing your résumé.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Interview with Confidence
Learn tips and strategies for interview to get the internship or job.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Prepare for the Internship & Career Fair
Learn what to expect, how to prepare, and what you can do to make the most of the career fair.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How and Why to Find an Internship
Learn how to search for an internship, research employers, prepare your résumé, and more.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Job Searching with Social Media/LinkedIn
Learn to use social media effectively to locate job leads.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Transitioning from College to Career
Learn to identify and implement successful workplace habits for the first year of employment and beyond.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Is Graduate School Right For Me and How Do I Choose a Program? Learn about admissions criteria, how to select a program, and navigating online resources.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Pay for Graduate School?
Learn about assessing financial costs, loans, and making smart financial decisions.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Apply to Graduate School and What Makes a Strong Application?
Learn about requesting letters of recommendation, writing personal statements, and identifying prospective faculty research mentors.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

How Do I Prepare for the GRE?
Learn about sections of the GRE, how to access sample quesitons and practice tests, and pros and cons of GRE Prep Courses.
Date, Time, Location: TBD

Professional Networking Dinner
Professional relationships are developed in a variety of situations, including lunches, receptions, dinners and fundraisers. Do you have the tools you need to stand out?
Date, Time, Location: TBD


Additional CPD Services Include:


Walk-in résumé reviews
• Career coaching appointments
Résumé & cover letter critiques
• Employer information sessions