Career Services

Events

Our schedule is loaded with career fairs, workshops and more that are designed to help you explore your interests, build job search skills and connect with the employment community. These are just a few of our many events. Be sure to check out the Career Center newsletter for additional events and updates.

Winter Quarter

February

Preparing for Graduate School:  High Impact Practices
Tuesday, February 16th | 3:15 – 4:15 | UW1 103
Learn how to prepare for graduate school through experiential learning opportunities, undergraduate research, portfolio development, what to expect in the application process and letters of recommendation etiquette.

Professional Etiquette - with Jim Reed
Wednesday, February 17th | 4:30 - 5:30pm | UW1-031
You got the job, now what? Join us for a discussion with Jim Reed, Executive with Banner Bank. He will be talking about etiquette do's and don'ts in the workplace.

Etiquette Dinner
Tuesday, February 23rd | 6:00 - 8:00pm | Olive Garden, Kirkland
The Etiquette Dinner is an opportunity for students to learn about proper dining etiquette while networking with professionals. A three-course meal will be served over discussion and a presentation by special guests. This event is sponsored by Career Services and Beta Alpha Psi.
Purchase tickets here!

Business Focus Hiring Event
Wednesday, February 24th | 10:00am – 1:00pm | WorkSource Everett, 3201 Smith Ave #330, Everett, WA 98201
Come and meet with hiring managers that are for a variety of positions in the following Business-focus categories: administrative/office, accounting/finance, management, and marketing. Participating employers are University of Washington, Snohomish County PUD, and Frontier Communications.

March

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Tuesday, March 1st | 3:15 - 4:15 pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Technical Resumes
Wednesday, March 2nd | 8:45am - 9:45 am | UW2-211
Understanding how to write strong application materials are important in articulating your academic projects, experience and technical skillsets. We welcome you to join us to learn the best ways of writing your technical application materials so you are successful in your job/internship search.

Drop-in Resume Reviews for Education
Tuesday, March 8th | 3:00 - 5:00pm | UW1-103
Get prepared for the Teacher Certification Clinic by having your resume reviewed! Assistant Career Advisers will be on hand to provide helpful feedback to take your resume from good to great.

Spring Quarter

Resume Review Night
Wednesday, April 13th | 4:00 - 7:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Get ready for the Spring Job and Internship Fair by having your resume reviewed by industry professionals! Attendees will be announced at a later date.

Spring Job & Internship Fair
Thursday, April 21st | 1:00 - 4:00pm | ARC & North Creek Events Center
Looking for a potential job, internship, or other professional opportunities? Don't miss the Spring Job & Internship Fair. This is a great chance to connect with employers who are looking to meet and hire talented students and alumni. Dress is business casual and bring at least (10) copies of your resume.



 

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Past Events

We keep information from past events in a place where you can catch up on what you missed.