Students, welcome back! Career Services has a number of events scheduled this semester to assist you in all aspects of your career development. Be sure to log in to your CBU CareerLinX account to RSVP for any of these events that you want to attend.
FCC Forrest City will have an information table outside Alfonso Dining Hall on Tuesday, September 9th from 11:00 to 1:00, sharing information about available positions with their organization.
Career Power Hour: Resume Writing
Tuesday, September 9th – 1:00 to 2:00 pm, Buckman 112
Whether you’ve never done a resume before, or have one you want to polish, this workshop can help! RSVP by September 8th.
Pizza & Professionals: Sedgwick
Thursday, September 11th – 12:30 to 1:30 pm, Buckman 112
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire…and, enjoy free pizza! What a deal! RSVP by September 10th. Open to all interested students; company has a particular interest in recruiting seniors in Computer Science, MIS/ITM, Electrical Engineering, Math, and related technology areas.
First Impressions Series: Professional Image & Business Etiquette
Tuesday, September 16th – 1:00 to 2:00 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)
The first workshop in our First Impressions Series….learn everything from how to give a professional handshake, to how to type professional emails, and everything in between. First 25 registrants received a free business card holder! RSVP no later than September 12th.
Mock Interview Day: Wednesday, September 17th
Sign up through your CareerLinx account to schedule a practice interview with a recruiter who typically hires lots of CBU graduates! This is a great way to brush up on your interviewing skills, and get great feedback about your strengths and weaknesses. You must register through your CareerLinX account no later than September 15th.
A Career & Internship Expo for Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Majors
Thursday, September 18th – 12:00 to 2:00 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)
Join us for this opportunity to meet around a dozen employers who hire STEM major students and alumni into internships and full-time positions. Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes! Companies such as International Paper, Mitsubishi Electric, MLG&W, Valero, The West Clinic, and others are already confirmed to attend! Make plans to be there!
Practice Test Drive:
For The GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT & PCAT Practice Test
Tuesday, September 23rd – 2:00 to 5:00 pm
This is an opportunity to take a retired version (in some cases, slightly abbreviated) of a retired test, minus the essay portions. It’s a great way to see your areas of strength, and areas of weakness, and where you need to study further. RSVP thru CareerLinX by September 18th.
Graduate School Expo: Thursday, September 25th
12:00 to 2:00 pm, Canale Arena
Are you are current student or alum, considering an advanced degree? Then this is a can’t-miss event. More than 50 programs from across the country will be attending to share information about their programs. Make plans to attend! Open to all students and alumni in all majors who are considering graduate school!
Programs scheduled to attend as of September 8th:
Belmont University College of Law
Candler School of Theology
Christian Brothers University (Masters Of Accountancy)
Christian Brothers University (Masters Of Business Administration)
Christian Brothers University (Graduate Education)
Christian Brothers University (Graduate Engineering)
Christian Brothers University (Physician Assistant Studies)
College of Graduate Health Sciences, The University of Tennessee
College of Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Delta State University
Harding University Health Sciences
Harding University Mid-South Professional Center
IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
LMU- Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Louisiana State University Law Center
Manderson Graduate School of Business, The University of Alabama
Memphis Theological Seminary
Mercer University School of Law
Middle Tennessee State University
Mississippi College School of Law
Saint Louis University: College Of Public Health & Social Justice
Samford University’s Cumberland School of Law
Samuel Merritt University
Southern College of Optometry
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Tennessee Tech University
The University of Alabama
The University of Memphis School of Public Health
The University of Mississippi-DeSoto
Union University Germantown
Union University School of Pharmacy
Union University School of Social Work
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law
University of Memphis (University College)
University of Memphis Graduate School
University of Memphis School of Law
University of Mississippi School of Law
University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
University of Tennessee College of Law
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee Health Science Center (College Of Health Professionals)
University of Tennessee Health Science Center (College of Allied Health Sciences)
University of Tennessee, College of Social Work
University of Tulsa Graduate School
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing
Wake Forest University School Of Divinity
For our full calendar for the Fall 2014 Semester, click here.