Advising and Career Services Events & Fairs

Advising and Career Services Events & Fairs

 

student talking to employer at job fair

Student attending career fair.

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Brandywine Events

University Park Events

Regional Events

Virtual Events

Brandywine Events

Walk-in Resume Assistance
Most Mondays all semester plus Thursdays in September
12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
104 Main 


Speed Networking with Alumni
September 27 (Wednesday)

12:15 – 1:15 p.m.
Tomezsko Lounge
Co-Sponsored by SGA, Blue & White Society, Career Services & Alumni office 

Must register ahead here.


Ears on Engineering Careers
October 11 (Wednesday morning)

103 Tomezsko

  • 8:00 – 8:50 a.m. Employer Presentations
  • 8:50– 9:20 a.m. Informal Networking with Engineering Professionals

All engineering students are encouraged to attend!


Steps to take following the Career Fair
(see www.bw.psu.edu/acs-fairs for Career Fair follow up tips)


Applying to Graduate School w/focus on Human Services
October 30 (Monday)

6:00 – 6:45 p.m.
218 Main


Smeal Info Session:
“What Students with a Smeal Business Degree Goal Need to Know NOW”
November 1 (Wednesday)

  • Smeal Presentation
    12:15-1:15 p.m.
    216 Main
  • Individual 15 min. Appointments with Smeal Career Coach
    1:30-3:30 p.m.
    106 Main (enter conference room through Admissions)

Must schedule an appointment online.  
(you can schedule a meeting even if you cannot attend the presentation)

Smeal-bound students won’t want to miss Lauren Watson’s tips to help you succeed at University Park and beyond. Lauren is a Career Coach from University Park Smeal College.


Mock Interviews
Various dates/times/locations and by appointment

Through Intern Prep classes: BA 297, BA 420, CNED 280, HDFS 490
If not enrolled in a prep class, schedule an appointment in 104 Main or call 610-892-1390 


University Park Events

Partial listing of career fairs at University Park
http://www.careerfairs.psu.edu/
(see additional listings below which may not be included here)


Nursing Career Fair
November 6 (Monday)

11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
HUB Robeson Center @ University Park
http://www.careerfairs.psu.edu/Nursing


Business Career Events through Smeal
Various dates at University Park
http://careerconnections.smeal.psu.edu/events/


Communications JobExpo.Comm
For internships and jobs
Date TBD
9 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.,
HUB Robeson Center @ University Park
http://bit.ly/psu-comm-fair 


Engineering Career Week
Date TBD
The Nittany Lion Inn
http://www.engr.psu.edu/career/ecw/Students


Regional Events

Veterans Job Fair
Open to Veterans Only
Various Dates (some events are virtual)
http://www.military.com/veteran-jobs/career-advice/job-hunting/upcoming-job-fairs.html

Veterans Job Search Site
http://www.military.com/newmembers/veteran-job-search


Regional Job Fair (held several times a year)
Crowne Plaza, King of Prussia
Check the website for specific dates and times
http://choicecareerfairs.com/  


Regional Job Fair (held several times a year)
Crowne Plaza, City Avenue, Philadelphia
Check the website for specific dates and times
http://www.coasttocoastcareerfairs.com/career_fairs/


Virtual Fairs

For a listing of all upcoming online fairs through Penn State, visit:
http://www.careerfairs.psu.edu/Online/
Includes the following (check the website to see which fairs recruit interns):

  • Hire Big 10+ Virtual Career Fair
  • Working in PA Online Fair
  • High-Tech Recruitment Day
  • Hire Penn State with Experience
  • Public Service Recruitment
  • Major Cities, Major Opportunities