Career Week

Date: March 4-8, 2019

Location: Across Campus

Event Listing:

Monday, March 4th

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 am - 11 am
The Loft (UC3013)

Working With Community
Learn how you can create positive change and grow social capital while working together with community partners.
11 am - 12 pm
The Loft (UC3013)

Careers In Marketing: A Panel Discussion
Learn about career opportunities in marketing from industry experts.
11:45 am - 12 :30 pm

Mission Impossible: Major Declared!
Come and partake in this interactive, informal, fun session where you will learn more about yourself and how to use that information to make choices about major/program.
3 pm - 4:30 pm
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Tuesday, March 5th

Get Involved To Get The Job
We’ll discuss the benefits of volunteering so you can try out a job for a short period, make connections and gain experiences.
10 am - 11 am
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Career Options For Bachelor of Arts Students
Learn how studying Humanities and Social Sciences can prepare you for a successful career.
12 pm - 1:30 pm
The Loft (UC3013)

Careers In Social Enterprise: An Open Forum
Hear about career opportunities in the area of social enterprise.
11:45 am - 1 pm
RBC Atrium—1st Floor, Business Building

Ready, Set, Connect! Science Career Networking
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.
12 pm - 2 pm
The Landing (UC3018)
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Dining Etiquette
Learn how to meet, greet, and mingle like a pro.
6 pm - 9 pm
Signal Hill Campus

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Wednesday, March 6th

Know Your Rights Workshop
Learn about your rights to ensure an equitable, safe and healthy workplace.
10 am - 11 am
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Skills Identification
Identifying what skills you have is the first step to success. In this session, you will learn about employers’ most valued skills, and you will be provided with tools to help you describe your skillset and breadth of experience.
11 am - 12 pm
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Coffee And Connect
Grab a coffee and network with industry professionals, in a casual setting.
1 pm - 2:30 pm
The Loft (UC3013)
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Preparing For A Job Fair
With the Summer Job Fair tomorrow, this session will inform students on what to expect and how best to prepare for a Job Fair.
3 pm - 4 pm
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Thursday, March 7th

Workplace Safety 101
Learn about your roles and responsibilities when it comes to safety in the workplace.
10 am - 11 am
Career Development PODS (UC4002)

Career Options For Graduate Students
Alumni with graduate degrees will discuss how they navigated their own path to a rewarding career and will provide helpful tips for a successful job search.
12 pm - 1 pm
MUNSU Council Chambers (UC2001)

Co-op Student Panel
Panelists will share their strategies for identifying work term opportunities, how to make the most of a co-op job, success stories, lessons learned, and why a co-op program was the right choice for them.
1 pm - 2 pm
The Loft (UC3013)

Let's Talk Government of Canada
Hear from working professionals what a career with the Government of Canada really
1 pm - 3 pm
The Landing (UC3018)
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The Connector Program
Learn about the Board of Trade's award winning networking program which connects students with local business leaders, to help grow their career options.
2 pm - 3 pm
Career Development, UC-4011

Friday, March 8th

Summer Job Fair
This event is open to students to discuss opportunities for summer employment. There will be many employers looking to hire.
11 am - 2 pm
The Landing (UC3018)
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