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Workshops & Events

The CHHS Academic Advising Center will offer hands-on workshops and small group sessions every week to help undergraduate students find the right career path, prepare for their job search, and pursue rewarding careers after graduation. Join CHHS on BeachSync for full details and RSVP.

Winter workshops and sessions will be posted in January 2020.

PAST CAREER WORKSHOPS

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.

Fall workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 2nd - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, October 3rd - 12:30pm to 1:15pm
  • Wednesday, November 6th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, November 7th - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Location: ET 103

Know Your Career Options

What careers are available with your major?

Learn how to use job search tools and sample job postings to research potential jobs in your field, identify what employers are looking for, and learn how to stand out as a job candidate. 

Fall workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 9th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, October 10th - 12:30pm to 1:15pm
  • Wednesday, November 13th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, November 14th - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Location: ET 103

Prepare For The Career Fair

What are the best strategies for success?

If you are a third or fourth-year CHHS undergraduate student, this workshop is for you! Learn why you should attend the Fall Job & Internship Fair, how to prepare, and what to do when you arrive for a successful experience. 

Fall workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 16th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, October 17th - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Location: ET 103

Discover Your Skills

What transferable skills are employers looking for?

How can you get a job when everyone wants 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. 

Fall workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 23rd - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, October 24th - 12:30pm to 1:15pm
  • Wednesday, November 20th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, November 21st - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Location: ET 103

Secure a Job or Internship

What are the secrets to professional success?

Whether it's for a volunteer, internship, campus job or career position, this workshop will give you the recruiter inside information you need to know about hiring practices and workplace professionalism. 

Fall workshop dates and times:

  • Wednesday, October 30th - 11:00am to 11:45am
  • Thursday, October 31st - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

Location: ET 103

CAREER DROP-IN SESSIONS 

Ask A Career Coach

Meet with the CHHS Career Coordinator to ask any questions you have about your personal career development. For example:

  • What should I include on my resume?
  • When do I need a LinkedIn profile and how do I set it up?
  • How does networking work?
  • Why are informational interviews so important?
  • What jobs can I get with my major/degree?
  • How can I prepare now to get a job after graduation?

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