Career Week

Date: March 5-9, 2018

Location:  Across campus

Come join us for a full week of career development and career exploration opportunities. Whether you're looking for professional development, networking opportunities or a summer job, there's something for everyone. For more information on specific events, please visit Related Content (at the bottom of the page), or e-mail Danielle Jackson (

Event Listing:

Monday, March 5, 2018

Become Your Own Boss
Explore entreneurship as a career path and learn about the resources that can support you along the way.
11-12 p.m.
The Loft

Let's Talk Government of Canada
Hear from working professionals what a career with the Government of Canada really looks like. To attend, student can register here.
12-2 p.m.
The Landing, UC3018

LinkedIn: Perfecting your online presence
In a digital time, learn tips and tricks to ensure your online footprint is as professional as possible.
3-4 p.m.
The Loft

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Working with Community
Learn how you can create positive change and grow social capital while working together with community partners.
11-12 p.m.
The Loft

Science Career Networking Event
Science students and graduates will have an opportunity to practice pitching their skills and experiences to employers and industry professionals from various organizations and learn about careers in the field of science. Students can register here.
12-2 p.m.
The Landing, UC3018

Bachelor of Arts Employability Skills Workshop
Learn how studying Humanities and Social Sciences can prepare you for a successful career.  Students can register by e-mailing Andrea Keating ( 
12-1:15 p.m.
The Loft

Resume & Cover Letter Clinc
Start a new resume or cover letter or get feedback on your current job-seeking material.
12-2 p.m.
Career Development, UC4002

Wednesday, March, 7, 2018

The Art of Small Talk
Learn how to market yourself in any networking setting.  Topics include, understanding people, communication style and perfecting your elevator pitch.
9:30-11 a.m.
The Loft

Coffee & Connect
Grab a coffee and network with industry professionals, in a casual setting.  Students can register here.
1-2:30 p.m.
The Loft

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Career Options for Graduate Students
Alumni with graduate degrees will discuss how they navigated their own career path to rewarding career and provide helpful tips for a successful job search.  Students can register by e-mailing Julie Bowering (
11-12:30 p.m.
The Landing

Resume & Cover Letter Clinic
Start a new resume or cover letter or get feedback on your current job-seeking material.
12-2 p.m.
Career Development, UC4002

The Connector Program 
Learn about the Board of Trade's award winning networking program which connects students with local business leaders, to leaders, to help grow their career options. 
2-3 p.m.

Friday, March 9, 2018

Summer Job Fair
This event is open to students from Memorial University and College of the North Atlantic to discuss opportunities for summer employment.  There will be many employers looking to hire students.
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Landing, UC3018

Download the Full Schedule here.


Career Development

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000