Career Center

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.

If you would like a representative from the Career Center to host a workshop or presentation, please click here.

- April -

Macy's Information Table
Thursday, April 2nd | 10:30 - 2:00pm | UW2-The Commons Lobby
We invite you to come and networking with a recruiter to learn about opportunities at Macy's.

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Monday, April 6th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Learn how to improve your resume and cover letter, increasing the chance of getting an interview. This workshop will teach you how to compose your resume and cover letter to market your strengths and talents, while giving you an understanding of what the employer is ultimately looking for.

How to Market Your Student Leadership Experience Workshop
Monday, April 6th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Did you know that employers are looking for students with student leadership experiences? Wondering how to put your student experiences on paper? Come to this informative workshop where you can learn tips and strategies on how to best market your student leadership experience.

Successful Interviewing
Wednesday, April 8th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
You've applied now what? Learn how to prepare for and conduct interviews that will get you the job or internship. This workshop addresses general interview preparation, researching companies, what to expect, and answering behavior based and other tough, important questions.

Job Search Strategies for International Students
Wednesday, April 8th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Looking for work presents special challenges for international students. This workshop will cover best practices and strategies for seeking and applying for jobs. Information on OPT and CPT will also be presented.

Steve & Kate’s Camp Information Session
Thursday, April 9th | 3:30 - 4:30pm | UW1-060
Steve & Kate's Camp is an innovative summer day camp for kids ages 4-12 in Bellevue. Come learn about available positions with their staff!

Marketing Your International Experience
Wednesday, April 15th | 4:00 - 5:30pm | UW1-361
Numerous employers have expressed that students that have studied abroad have several skillsets including: intercultural communication, adapting to change, and gaining new perspectives from cross cultural experiences. This workshop will help you market your international experiences, whether it be through study abroad, extensive travel, projects exploring multi-cultural topics, or veteran/military experience(s).

Researching and Preparing for Graduate School
Monday, April 20th |2:00 - 3:00 pm | UW1-103
Interested in pursuing a graduate degree? Come to this informative session to learn about graduate school and learn tips and strategies for success as you prepare your grad school applications.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Monday, April 20th |3:00 - 4:00 pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Monday, April 20th |4:00 - 5:00 pm | UW1-103
Learn how to improve your resume and cover letter, increasing the chance of getting an interview. This workshop will teach you how to compose your resume and cover letter to market your strengths and talents, while giving you an understanding of what the employer is ultimately looking for.

Purposeful Networking with Matt Youngquist
Wednesday, April 22nd | 5:45 - 6:45pm | UW1-010
Networking can be a scary word. However did you know that 80% of professional positions are found through strategic networking? Come to this engaging conversation to learn how to be a successful and purposeful networker and relationship builder.

Resume Review Night
Wednesday, April 22nd | 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 soon!

Making the Most of the Job & Internship Fair
Thursday, April 23rd | 3:00 - 4:00 pm | UW1-103
The Job & Internship Fair is a great opportunity for students to practice interviewing skills, network, and make personal contacts with business and organizations that interest you for potential careers and / or internships. Learn tips and tricks to successfully navigate the Job & Internship Fair.

Successful Interviewing
Thursday, April 23rd | 4:00 - 5:00 pm | UW1-103
You've applied now what? Learn how to prepare for and conduct interviews that will get you the job or internship. This workshop addresses general interview preparation, researching companies, what to expect, and answering behavior based and other tough, important questions.

Peace Corps Information Table
Monday, April 27th |10:00 am - 4:00 pm | UW2-The Commons Lobby
Come and learn about exciting new opportunities with a Peace Corps representative.

Spring Job & Internship Fair (All Industries)
Tuesday, April 28th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | Mobius Hall, CC3
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. For a list of employers attending the fair, click here.

Spring Job & Internship Fair (STEM Industries)
Wednesday, April 29th | 1:00 - 4:00pm | Mobius Hall, CC3
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. For a list of employers attending the fair, click here.

Peace Corps Information Session
Tuesday, April 28th |5:00 - 6:00 pm | Discovery Hall 464
Come and networking with Peace Corps representatives. There will be a discussion about opportunities and how to apply.

Networking with George Northcroft, UW Bothell Advisory Board Member
Wednesday, April 29th | 5:45 - 6:45pm | UW1-010
Join us for a discussion with George Northcroft, of the U.S. General Services Administration. He will discuss his academic and professional path and the importance of professional and personal relationship building and networking.

- May -

Job & Internship Search Strategies
Wednesday, May 6th | 1:00 - 2:00 pm | UW1-103
Searching for the right job or internship and need help where to start? This workshop will answer all your questions about how to start the process of looking and finding part-time or full-time jobs and internships.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Wednesday, May 6th | 2:00 - 3:00 pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Successful Interviewing
Wednesday, May 6th | 3:00 - 4:00 pm | UW1-103
You've applied now what? Learn how to prepare for and conduct interviews that will get you the job or internship. This workshop addresses general interview preparation, researching companies, what to expect, and answering behavior based and other tough, important questions.

Researching and Preparing for Graduate School
Wednesday, May 6th | 4:00 - 5:00 pm | UW1-103
Interested in pursuing a graduate degree? Come to this informative session to learn about graduate school and learn tips and strategies for success as you prepare your grad school applications.

Non-Profit, Government, Human Services Networking Event
Tuesday, May 12th | 5:00 - 6:30pm | UW2- The Commons
Come and network with representatives from the non-profit/government sector. This is a great chance to build your professional network, practice networking, and learn about available jobs, positions, and volunteer opportunities.

Job Search Strategies for International Students
Monday, May 18th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Looking for work presents special challenges for international students. This workshop will cover best practices and strategies for seeking and applying for jobs. Information on OPT and CPT will also be presented.

Mastering the Salary Negotiation
Monday, May 18th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Congratulations! You have been offered a position, now what? Come to this workshop and learn tips and tools to master the skills in salary negotiation.

Workplace Etiquette with Jim Reed, UW Bothell Advisory Board Member
Monday, May 20th | 6:30 - 7:30pm | UW1-010
You've got the job, now what? Come to this exciting workshop to learn about proper workplace etiquette and professionalism that will help you excel in your future career endeavors.

Nursing & Health Job and Internship Fair
Thursday, May 21st | 11:00 - 2:00pm | North Creek Events Center
Don’t miss this great opportunity to meet with several Washington State healthcare employers and educational institutions to discuss nursing and health studies careers and educational opportunities. Employers will be announced soon!

How to Market Your Student Leadership Experience Workshop
Tuesday, May 26th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Did you know that employers are looking for students with student leadership experiences? Wondering how to put your student experiences on paper? Come to this informative workshop where you can learn tips and strategies on how to best market your student leadership experience.

LinkedIn and Networking Workshop
Tuesday, May 26th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
Learn how to build an awesome LinkedIn profile and how to effectively use it for networking and information gathering purposes.

Applying to Federal Jobs Workshop
Thursday, May 28th | 2:00 - 3:00pm | UW1-103
Are you interested in applying for positions within the federal government? This informative workshop will provide helpful advice and feedback on navigating the application process.

Successful Interviewing
Thursday, May 28th | 3:00 - 4:00pm | UW1-103
You've applied now what? Learn how to prepare for and conduct interviews that will get you the job or internship. This workshop addresses general interview preparation, researching companies, what to expect, and answering behavior based and other tough, important questions.

Job & Internship Search Strategies
Thursday, May 28th | 4:00 - 5:00pm | UW1-103
Searching for the right job or internship and need help where to start? This workshop will answer all your questions about how to start the process of looking and finding part-time or full-time jobs and internships.

- June -

Alumni Panel
Wednesday, June 3rd | 5:45 - 6:45pm | UW1-010
We invite you to network and learn from recent UW Bothell graduates as they share their post graduation experiences. The panelists will discuss their job search experiences, applying and going to graduate school, as well as other unique tips in succeeding after graduation.

 

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodations contact Disability Resources for Students at 425.352.5307, TDD 425.352.5303, FAX 425.352.3581, drs@uwb.edu. It would be best if requests are made 10 days prior to the event.

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