Workshops, Mixers and More
GREEN CAREER MIXER
Tuesday, September 25; 4:30 - 7 PM
Meet and network with organizations that offer jobs and internships in environmental and sustainable fields. This fair is open to students from all majors who are sustainable-minded or support green initiatives.
Leadership Chat with Carmen Payne
Tuesday, September 25; 2 - 3 PM
Carmen Payne is the owner of SOAR! Transformational Life Coaching and is a personal and professional development coach with 25 years’ experience in leadership, coaching, mentoring, training and project management.
Leadership Chat with Nancy Stanley
Tuesday, October 2, 2 - 3 PM
Nancy Stanley is the assistant dean for advancement in the James E. Rogers College of Law at the UA. She also runs a training and consulting firm in Tucson.
Leadership Chat with Jesse Padilla
Thursday, October 11, 4 - 5 PM
Jesse "Paul" Padilla is a doctoral student, a writer, and attorney who has served in leadership roles for twenty-plus years. Paul’s writing appears in NPR, Reed Magazine, Composition Studies, and, this fall, Enculturation.
Leadership Chat with John Winchester
Wednesday, October 17; 2 - 3 PM
John is Outreach Coordinator at the Arizona Center for Judaic Studies, managing public events, public and community relations, and marketing. He also serves as the State Director of Christians United for Israel.
Leadership Chat with Dante Lauretta
Thursday, October 18; 2 - 3 PM
Dante Lauretta is a Professor of Planetary Science and Cosmochemistry at UA's Lunar and Planetary Laboratory. He is an expert in near-Earth asteroid formation and evolution and leader of NASA's OSIRIS-REx Asteroid Sample Return mission.
Leadership Chat with Wendy McClellan
Wednesday, November 7; 3 - 4 PM
Wendy is a graduate of ASU, a Kolbe Certified Consultant, and the founder of Structure for Success – an HR Consulting firm that works with businesses that do not have their own HR team, or companies whose HR team needs support.
Design Your Search: Orientation
Mon. & Fri. 12 PM; Tues. 3 PM; Wed. 4 PM
This workshop provides an introduction to Design Your Search, the non-credit, self-paced experience to assist students who are actively pursuing a professional job or internship. All sessions are 50 minutes.
Design Your Search: Resume
Mon. 11 AM; Thurs. 2 PM
An effective resume enables you to stand out and be competitive so you can get an interview. This workshop will cover strategies to help students optimize their resume that reflects their skills and experiences as well as tailoring. All sessions are 50 minutes.
Design Your Search: Interviewing
Wed. 11 AM; Thurs. 4 PM
This workshop will provide an overview of interviewing strategies that help lead to job and internship offers, including appropriate interview etiquette, tips for common interview types, types of questions and strategies for answering them. Sessions are 50 minutes.
Design Your Search: Networking
Tues. 1 PM; Fri. 11 AM
This workshop provides an overview of how to build valuable relationships and unlock the “hidden job market” through in-person networking. Identify professionals within their network and communicate with them about their goals in both formal and informal settings. Sessions are 50 minutes.
Design Your Search: Online Profiles
Wed. 10 AM
Learn to utilize your online profiles on career platforms like Handshake and LinkedIn to make connections! Create a complete profile, highlight relevant skills and experiences, evaluate your social media presence and connect within your network. Sessions are 50 minutes.
Design Your Search: Researching Employers
Thurs. 3 PM; Fri. 10 AM
What type of information should you be gathering in your job search and how do you find it? This workshop will go over how to conduct effective online research to guide your job/internship search action plan. Sessions are 50 minutes.