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Workshops & Appointments

The CHHS Academic Advising Center offers hands-on workshops, small group sessions, and individual appointments to help undergraduate students find the right career path, prepare for their job search, and pursue rewarding careers after graduation. 

CAREER WORKSHOPS

Summer Career Workshops 

Find Your Career Path

  • Wednesday, June 24 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thursday, June 25 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Friday, July 10 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, July 28 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

Do You Know Your Transferable Skills?

  • Tuesday, June 30 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Friday, July 24 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

Practice Your Interview Skills

  • Tuesday, July 14 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wednesday, July 22 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

Dos and Don'ts of Professional Communication

  • Friday, June 19 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Thursday, July 16 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

Find Your Career Path

What is the right major and career for you?

Learn how to choose a major and career by design, not default. In this workshop, we will explore careers in health and human services that match your interests, skills, and values.

Workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, June 24 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Thursday, June 25 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Friday, July 10 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tuesday, July 28 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

RSVP: Register on the CHHS BeachSync to get the Zoom meeting details.

Do You Know Your Transferable Skills?

How can you get a job when employers expect experience? 

You have more skills than you realize. Learn the tricks to a successful job search and how to showcase your transferable skills to employers.

Workshop dates and times:

  • Tuesday, June 30 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Friday, July 24 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

RSVP: Register on the CHHS BeachSync to get the Zoom meeting details.

Practice Your Interview Skills

You will be glad you did! 

This hands-on workshop will provide the tips needed to feel prepared and confident in your next interview. You will learn about verbal and non-verbal aspects of interviewing and have a chance to practice your skills. 

Spring workshop dates and times:

  • Tuesday, July 14 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
  • Wednesday, July 22 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

RSVP: Register on the CHHS BeachSync to get the Zoom meeting details.

Dos and Don'ts of Professional Communication

Do you Upspeak? 

Are you undermining yourself by using weak or indecisive language at work? This workshop raises self-awareness of our own communication patterns and provides tools for assertive, effective communication.

Spring workshop date and time:

  • Friday, June 19 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Thursday, July 16 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Location: Online via Zoom

RSVP: Register on the CHHS BeachSync to get the Zoom meeting details.

CAREER SESSIONS & APPOINTMENTS

Individual Appointments 

Students may also schedule an individual appointment with Amy Gleason, the Career Coordinator, through Beach Connect.

  1. Log in using Single Sign-On. Click on the Beach Connect button.
  2. On the far right side, click the “Get Assistance” Button to make an advising appointment.
  3. From the drop-down menu choose the type of appointment you need. To meet with your Career Counselor choose “Academic Advising”.
  4. Select the type of advising by choosing “Advising Center”. Then select the service “Career/Internship Exploration.”
  5. Select "College of Health and Human Services Advising Center" from the Location drop-down.
  6. Choose the day and time that fits with your schedule. If none of the available times work for you, you can view the Walk-in Times for the advising center.
  7. Review the Appointment Details and select which method you wish to receive your reminder: email or text. Please put a few brief notes about what you’d like to discuss with your advisor in the comment box.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER EVENTS

Workshops

There are also several great workshops offered by the Career Development Center. For example: 

  • Resume and Cover Letter Writing
  • Writing the Personal Statement
  • Beginner's Guide to Attending a Professional Conference
  • Top 10 Interview Tips
  • Interviewing with Confidence

To RSVP, login to CareerLINK