The Fall Career Expo Days are Sept. 25 and 26! For the first time ever, the Career Center is offering a Career Expo app that will allow you to manage the expo from your smart phone!
The app will allow you to view:
Is your job search on life support? Does your resume need CPR, STAT?
Resume ER is Sept. 18 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm in the VCB Atrium.
Then bring a hard copy of your resume to be critiqued by INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS! Get tips on how to better market yourself and how to stand out from the crowd. Arrive any time from 1:00 – 3:45 for a 15 minute critique session.
Employers from the following companies will be attending:
L-3 Mission Integration
Wells Fargo Consumer Lending Group
Avalon Consulting, LLC
Essilor of America
U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management
Teach For America
Our series of Career seminars starts on Sept. 9. Check the events tab in CometCareers for seminar details! (Click the images below to enlarge)
Fine tune your interviewing skills with professionals from Texas Instruments!
Texas Instruments will host a Mock Interview Day on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 4-7 pm, in the Career Center (SSB 3.300).
The employers will ask general interview questions and coach you on your responses. The purpose of this event is to prepare you for the upcoming recruiting season which includes the Internship Fair, Career Expo Days, and On-Campus Interviews.
Get an edge on the competition by signing up for a “mock interview day!” The mock interview will last for 30 minutes.
What: TI Mock Interview Day
When: September 10
Where: Career Center, SSB 3.300
It will be based on a first come, first serve basis, so sign up for a time slot through the On-Campus Interviews menu. Bring a critiqued resume. Please see here for resume critique options: http://www.utdallas.edu/career/resumes. Sign up in CometCareers. Look for Job ID 61653 and Schedule ID 1762 to apply and select an interview time.
For questions please contact the Career Center at 972-883-2943 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Welcome back to campus Comets! The Career Center is taking part in several events during Welcome Week. We hope to see you all there!
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Mall
Showcase of registered student orgs/departments
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 3-5 p.m. SU Galaxy Rooms
Window shop for volunteer opportunities
Thursday, Aug. 28 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Plinth
School may be starting, but the summer heat is still here! Join the Career Center staff on the mall as we beat the August heat with Fla-Vor-Ice Freeze Pops! Come early before it melts! The festivities start at 11:30 am and last until the treats are gone!
Tuesday, Sept. 2, 9-11 a.m. Various Locations
Breakfast treats and giveaways
The Career Center and the Office of Student Volunteerism are hosting the first ever UT Dallas Volunteer Expo on Wednesday, August 27! This is your chance to find a great opportunity to find a place to volunteer in the community. The event is part of Welcome Week and will be from 3:00 – 5:00 pm in the SU Galaxy Rooms. Be sure to bring your CometCard.
The Career Center is hosting 2 events for students graduating this semester. The Just In Time Resume and LinkedIn profile critique session will be Tuesday, April 29 from 5:30 – 6:30 in SSB 3.300. The Just In Time Career Expo will be Wednesday, April 30 from 1-3pm in the SU Galaxy Rooms. Learn more about the expo and see a list of attending employers at utdallas.edu/career/springexpos/#jit.
This week is National Student Employment Week! Each year colleges and universities across the country recognize the importance of the student work experience during National Student Employment Week. Student employment offers students career-enhancing opportunities, the ability to develop skills relevant in any career, and better preparation for the job market upon graduation. To say thank you to our student employees, The Career Center is hosting several events, including a celebration lunch on Wednesday. We hope all current student employees can attend!