Orientation sessions and registration for the MN Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair begin this Wednesday, November 15th! In 2017 more than 700 St. Thomas students attended this fair which will take place on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at the Minneapolis Convention Center. This exclusive, once a year event, allows students the opportunity to network with over 300 organizations representing business, non-profit, social service, engineering, IT and bio-science to discuss internship and full-time career positions. Stayed tuned for a special edition Career Scoop later this week which will cover many more details about registration.
Job Fair Orientation Sessions This Week (MHC 124):
Wednesday, November 15th, 12 – 12:30 pm
Thursday, November 16th, 10 – 10:30 am
Marketing Your International Experience
Tuesday, November 14th, 12 pm, MHC 124
You say you “learned so much” studying abroad. Since strong international experience can set you apart from other job candidates, careful articulation of your skills is essential. Learn how to put your newly learned knowledge and skills to work on your resume and cover letter and at interviews. This is a workshop, so be ready to practice and interact! Co-sponsored with the Office of Study Abroad.
Internship and Job Search Strategies
Wednesday, November 15th, 3:30 pm, MHC 124
Finding a job or internship takes more than luck! Using certain job search methods can help you find a position faster. Learn techniques that are proven successful.
Career Fairs this Week
- Bender Virtual Career Fair – Employment for People with Disabilities– Wednesday, November 15th, 9 am – 6 pm, online
- College Athlete Virtual Fair – Wednesday, November 15th, 10 am – 3 pm, online
- Schools of Public Health Virtual Fair (SOPHAS) – Thursday, November 16th, 8 am to 8 pm, online
Seminars this Week (all held in MHC 124)