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Don’t forget to register for the MNPC Job and Internship Fair! #HireTommies

We know that it’s only December, and finals are upon us, but if you are a student with sophomore, junior, or senior standing, or a December 2017 graduate who is going to be looking for a job or internship in the near future, you should be getting registered for the 2018 MNPC Job and Internship Fair!

The Fair, which has been held for decades, is February 27th, 2018. Last year, over 300 employers from a wide variety of industries, and 700 Tommies attended the fair! You can check out a list of currently registered employers here.

If you are interested in attending, you need to complete a live orientation or the BlackBoard orientation and drop your registration form and $15 fee off in the Career Development Center (MHC 123) by DECEMBER 18TH at 4:00! If you’ve already completed an orientation and haven’t registered, do it NOW!

This is a fantastic networking opportunity, you don’t want to miss it!

Career Development Center
(651)-962-6761
http://www.stthomas.edu/careerdevelopment

Career Scoop Update, General Information

Two Events to Advance Your Career Goals #USTCareerScoop

Envision is a comprehensive career exploration program engaging College of Arts and Sciences students who are interested in exploring career opportunities that will capitalize on their liberal arts and sciences degree. Participants will:

  • Explore a variety of industries with opportunities for liberal arts and sciences majors.
  • Hear from alumni who graduated with liberal arts and sciences degrees about their career trajectories.
  • Learn how to network and practice skills with employers, alumni and faculty.
  • Engage in a “career trek” where they will visit companies such as 3M and others to learn more about fields of interest.

This week and next the Career Development Center will continue to offer the required Job & Internship Fair Orientation for sophomores, juniors, seniors, and December 2017 graduates who will attend the Fair this coming February. The registration deadline is December 18th, so if you plan on going to Fair and have never attended, plan on one of the upcoming 30-minute Orientation sessions.

Job and Internship Fair Orientation(all sessions held in 124 Murray-Herrick)

  • Monday, December 4th at 12 pm
  • Wednesday, December 6th at 2:30 pm
  • Tuesday, December 12th at 10 am
  • Thursday, December 14th at 12 pm
  • Monday, December 18th at 12 pm

Speaking of jobs and internships, did you know that TommieCareers has more than 1,000 opportunities posted at the moment? Log in, set up your profile (easy), and be informed automatically when a job or internship is posted that fits your interests. Watch this great Youtube video for tips on how to use TommieCareers.

Career Scoop Update, General Information

Envision Your Future! #USTCareerScoop

Welcome back! As you wrap up your fall semester the Career Development Center is your place to check in about upcoming plans for J-Term, spring semester and yes, even summer 2018. Think ahead about opportunities to build your resume by adding an internship, part-time job, or volunteer experience.

Envision – Arts and Sciences Careers In Focus

Sophomores and juniors: are you curious about how you might use your liberal arts degree once you graduate? Register for Envision, a 2-day program to be held January 25th and 26th. Attendees will:

  • Explore a variety of industries with opportunities for liberal arts and sciences majors.
  • Hear from alumni who graduated with liberal arts and sciences degrees about their career trajectories.
  • Learn how to network and practice skills with employers, alumni and faculty.
  • Engage in a “career trek” where through visiting companies such as 3M and others to learn more about fields of interest.

Minnesota Private Colleges Job and Internship Fair Registration Continues

Registration for the February 27th event is taking place with 30-minute information sessions offered for those who have never attended the event. The Fair is open to current sophomores, juniors, seniors, and December 2017 graduates. Orientation options this week include: (all held in MHC 124)

  • Tuesday, November 28th at 3 pm
  • Wednesday, November 29th at 2 pm

If you have previously attended the Fair and would like to register, stop by MHC 123 for the registration form and handouts. The early bird registration fee is $15 through December 18th.

Geology and Environmental Sciences Career Panel – Tuesday, November 28th, 12 pm, OSS 123
Learn about consulting and environmental industry jobs from a panel of working professionals. Food will be provided!

Seminars This Week 

Resumes and Cover Letters That Stand Out: Tuesday, November 28th at 1 pm, MHC 124
Effective Interviewing: Thursday, November 30th at 12 pm, MHC 124

Check out the Seminars and Events page for information about employers on campus in the ASC this week: Scribe America, ACR Homes/Healthcare, and Coyote Logistics.

We are open for appointments and Pop-Ins. Call us at 651-952-6761 for Pop-In times and/or to schedule an appointment with a career counselor.