Career Center Fall 2019 Events

Mgagement Fair Table

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
3:00-5:00pm
North Lawn near Michigan Rooms

Come meet the Career Center team members at the Mgagement Fair. Spin our "Wheel of Knowledge" to win some free Career Center swag. 

September Drop-In Advising

September 2019
Tuesdays 1-4pm
Wednesdays 9am-noon
Career Center - Northbank Center
 

During drop-in advising hours, we welcome you to stop by to meet with a Career Advisor or work on your professional documents in our Career Center Planning, Innovation and Teamwork space.

Our staff will be available to address quick questions, review documents, and help you prepare for upcoming opportunities in a group setting. Each month we will highlight various professional competencies, which are the foundations for our Careers4Years career development guide. Bring your resume, questions and curiosity!

September: Intercultural Fluency and Collaboration

The workplace is such a dynamic place. It is important to demonstrate openness, inclusiveness, sensitivity, and the ability to interact respectfully with all people and understand individuals’ differences. Build this competency by expanding your horizons, learning from others and operations in openness, inclusiveness and sensitivity.

Intern Me in 3 Open Auditions

Tuesday, October 1
11am - 12pm
University Center - Kiva 

Wednesday, October 2
4:00pm - 5:00pm
University Center - Kiva 

Are you interested in sharing your talents and skills to top-tier employers.....in three minutes or less? If so, attend one of the Open Auditions for the Intern Me in 3 event. These are screening events for the main event happening on October 23. Students will receive constructive feedback and sugguestions for their 3-minute pitch. 

Know before you go! A Prep Workshop for Industry Showcases

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
5:30-7:00pm
Michigan Room 
 
Are you ready for the Industry Showcases? Do you have questions about what to wear or how to introduce yourself? Join us for this interactive workshop designed to help prepare you. You bring the questions and we'll bring the answers! You don't need to stay the whole time, just come and get your questions answered. 

Resumania

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
12:00pm - 3:00pm
Career Center
10th Floor Northbank Center

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 
9:00am - 12:00pm
Career Center
10th Floor Northbank Center
 
Stop by and have your resume reviewed by a Career Center team member. 

Suit-Up with JCPenney

Saturday, October 19, 2019
10am-1pm
JCPenney at Genesee Valley Center
 
JCPenney is hosting a shopping event for students and will be offering an additional 40% off of regular, sale and clearance prices for your professional wardrobe. This is a great time to stock up, update your wardrobe or pick out the perfect interview outfit. This event is open to students from UM-Flint, Mott, Baker and Kettering. You must shop in-store at the Genesee Valley Location for this discount.

Industry Showcase - STEM

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 
1:30-4pm 
Engineering Lab 
University of Michigan-Flint 

Students are able to speak with recruiters and gain an inside look into a career in the STEM fields. Students from all grade levels are encouraged to attend. 

Industry Showcase - Undergraduate

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
1:00-3:30pm
Riverfront Lobby 

All undergraduate students are encouraged to come and speak with recruiters from a variety of industries. These recruiters want to meet UM-Flint sudents and discuss internships, career options, and job opportunities. 

Intern Me in 3

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
9am-11am
University Center - Kiva

Event Description: UM-Flint students will create a 3-minute persuasive speech and pitch their talents to top-tier recruiters in hopes of being offered an internship for the Summer of 2020. 

Health Sciences Industry Showcase

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
1:30pm - 4:00pm
William S. White Lobby 

Students interested in jobs or internships within the Health Sciences field are encouraged to attend. These recruiters want to meet UM-Flint sudents and discuss internships, career options, and job opportunities. 

November Drop-In Advising

November 2019
Tuesdays 1-4pm
Wednesdays 9am-noon
Career Center - Northbank Center
 

During drop-in advising hours, we welcome you to stop by to meet with a Career Advisor or work on your professional documents in our Career Center Planning, Innovation and Teamwork space.

Our staff will be available to address quick questions, review documents, and help you prepare for upcoming opportunities in a group setting. Each month we will highlight various professional competencies, which are the foundations for our Careers4Years career development guide. Bring your resume, questions and curiosity!

March: Critical Thinking and Communication

The top skills employers look for in new graduates are the ability to exercise sound reasoning to analyze issues, make decisions, and overcome problems. The ability to articulate thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively in written and oral forms to people inside and outside of the organization. Are you prepared?