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Career Scoop Update

Events this week- Education Fair Deadline and (for some) time to choose a major! #USTCareerScoop

Services and Resources for Deciding on a Major or Researching Career Fields

What can I do with a major in………?  What jobs are in demand and how much do they pay?  If you are exploring major field options or trying to decide on a career direction, the Career Development Center offers counseling services to assist students as well as online resources to research and explore ideas and career paths.

Events this week: all held in 124 MHC

Evaluating Job Offers and Negotiating Salary: Monday, April 10, 2017, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Effective Interviewing, Wednesday, April 12, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Resumes and Cover Letters That Stand Out, Wednesday, April 12, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Marketing your International Experience, Thursday, April 13, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Education Job Fair: Friday, April 21st, from 9 am to 2 pm at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Teacher candidates, this fair is for you! See website for details and registration.


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Career Scoop Update

Sophomores- Declaring Your Major? #USTCareerScoop

Declaring a Major? It is nearing the time when sophomores (45+ credits) will need to declare their major before registering for fall ’16 classes. Are you still exploring major field ideas? To gain further insight into yourself and compatible career field options or majors, schedule an appointment to meet with a career counselor. You may discuss career assessments, researching careers, and gaining related experience to build your resume. Call 651-962-6761 to schedule a time.

Special opportunities this week:

Veterans Virtual Career Fair, February 28, 2017, 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location: On-Line

Real Estate Finance Virtual Career Fair, March 1, 2017, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Location: On-Line

Seminars offered this week: (all held in 124 MHC):

On-Campus Interviewing Orientation, February 28, 2017, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Effective Interviewing, March 1, 2017, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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Career Scoop Update, General Information

Welcome to another Monday! #USTCareerScoop

It’s hard to believe it’s mid-February when the weekend felt more like May, but Spring Semester is finally getting into full swing!

As you settle into your classes and start counting down the days ’til Spring Break, we will be available this week for pop-ins (call office for daily times) and the following seminars:

Resumes and Cover Letters That Stand Out: February 21, 2017,  12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, MHC 124

On-Campus Interviewing Orientation: February 24, 2017 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM, MHC, 124

Also, students registered for the MNPC Job and Internship Fair should receive the final email TODAY with details about the bus schedule and other important information. If you did not receive this email you may NOT be registered for the Fair and should stop by 123 MHC or call 651-962-6761 to confirm your registration. Copies of previous e-mails can be found here. Please note, registration for this event is now CLOSED, and we will not accept new registrations.