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Upcoming Events On-Campus

On-Campus events are open to CUA students and alumni only

 

Wednesday, September 2 - Campus Employment Fair
11 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Pryzbyla Center Great Room
Representatives from many campus offices will be on hand to describe the jobs (work-study and non-work-study) they have available and to hire those students who are interested. Work-study students can take this opportunity to get all their work-study paperwork processed including the authorization forms, I-9 form and W-4 form.
Disability Accommodations below.

Wednesday, September 9 - Using LinkedIn in Your Job Search
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Craves Family Alumni Center, Father O'Connell Hall
Join current students and fellow alumni to hear from an expert on how best to use LinkedIn in your job search. Presented by the Alumni Relations Office. For disability accommodations contact the Alumni Relations Office, 202-319-5608.

Tuesday, September 15 - Architecture Career Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Locraft Room, Crough
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oin current students and fellow alumni to hear architecture alumni panelists speak about their careers; a networking reception will follow. Bring business cards! Presented by the Alumni Relations Office. For disability accommodations contact the Alumni Relations Office, 202-319-5608.

Wednesday, September 16 - Engineering Career Panel
6-8 p.m.
Scullen Room, Pangborn Hall
Join current students and fellow alumni to hear engineering alumni panelists speak about their careers; a networking reception will follow. Bring business cards! Presented by the Alumni Relations Office. For disability accommodations contact the Alumni Relations Office, 202-319-5608.

Tuesday, September, 29 - How to Work A Career Fair
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Przybyla Center Room 321
Come learn about how to make the most of the Fall Fair, including: • How to get your resume ready for the fair • How to identify and research attending employers on Cardinal Connection • How to approach and engage an employer at the fair so that you make the best impression possible • What the expectations of the employers are of the attending students • What to wear.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.

Wednesday, September 30 - Ask Career Services!
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

Not sure what to do with your current major? Not even sure what to major in? Come and learn how our office can help you find out your educational and employment interests.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.

Friday, October 2 - Fall Career Fair
10:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room

In search of your next great job or internship? Then mark your calendar to attend the CUA Spring Career Fair! A wide variety of employers are on-site to accept resumes and talk to students about upcoming opportunities. To view a complete list of employers attending, go to Cardinal Connection, and click the Career Events tab.
This fair is open to current CUA students and alumni only.
Disability Accommodations below.

Thursday, October 8 - Job Search Presentation
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Come learn about how to conduct a job or internship search from the beginning to end. Identify resources specific to your area of interest and see how the Career Services Office can help you develop an individualized action plan.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.

Wednesday, October 21 - Choose Your Pizza, Choose Your Major
6: 00 - 7:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room C

Deciding between two or more majors? Have you realized that your initial choice is not for you? Learn practical, concrete steps on how to narrow down your options.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.

Tuesday, November 3 - Media Studies Career Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Caldwell Auditorium

Interested in Media Studies as a major? Come hear from media professionals (including CUA Media Studies alums) discuss their career journeys and talk about their work in the field.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.

Wednesday, November 18 - Internship 101: Finding the Perfect One
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Securing an internship is a competitive process, learn how to conduct a successful search navigating Social Media options along with Cardinal Connection, alumni, faculty, your family & friends.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability Accommodations below.




Disability Accommodations

Please contact the Career Services Office at 202-319-5623 or careers@cua.edu at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations

Off-Campus Events

 
Upcoming virtual career/grad school fairs.


 

U.S. Department Of the Interior: 2015 Multi-Cultural Day
September 9, 2015, 10:00am -3:00pm

Bison Bistro, U.S. Department Of the Interior, 1849 C Street N.W., Washington, DC
The event theme will focus on the Secretary's Youth Initiative Leveraging 4 Generations to Build a 21st Century Department of the Interior.  The event is a recruitment outreach opportunity. The activites will include the opening program from 10:00-11:00, and DOI Bureaus Career and Employee Resource Exhibits from 11:00-1:00.  In addition, we are conducting three Workshops designed specifically for students.
Register by contacting Brenda_Woods@ios.doi.gov by Sept 1, 2015


Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair
September 10, 2015

Planning to apply to Graduate Schools of Biomedical Sciences? The Biomed Virtual Grad fair will allow you to have your admissions questions answered by represnetatives from graduate institutions from accross the country. Only a One-Time registration required to meet multiple schools.
Register at www.careereco.com/events/biomed
 

Grand Slam Gala
USBLN Affiliate, Buisness Leadership Network
September 17, 2015, 6:30- 9:00pm
SunTrust Bank
1445 New York Avenue
Washington, DC 20005

Featuring Curtis Pride, Join us for this sports-themed evening of networking, food and auction to benefit the mission of the DC Metro Business Leadership Network.
Former major league baseball player with the Expos, Tigers, Red Sox, Braves, Yankees, and Angels, diagnosed at 9 months as being profoundly deaf. A graduate of the College of William & Mary, Curtis became the first full-season deaf player in the modern history of major league baseball. Now Head Coach at Gallaudet University, proving again “it’s ability that counts!” Hear his incredible story of talent, ability, and determination resulting in a successful career with multiple honors, including the Tony Conigliaro Award, presented to players who overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, courage, and determination.
http://www.dol.gov/odep/alliances/pbats2.htm
Silent Auction Items Include: Golf and Football Outings, Kennedy Center tickets, Autographed Photos, Balls and Bats, F35 Lightening II Flight Simulator, Weekend Getaways, and More…
Business Attire, Tickets $100 - Guest $50
Group Ticket Discounts for 6 or more
To purchase tickets or find out about sponsorship opportunities, visit: www.dcmetrobln.org
 

Washington, DC Idealist Grad Fair
American University School of Public Affairs
October 1, 2015, 5:00pm - 8:00pm
801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington Convention Center, Hall A, Washington, DC, 20001, US

At the Idealist Grad Fair, you can:
•Learn about admissions requirements and application deadlines for graduate programs in social work, public policy, nonprofit management, international affairs, public interest law, social entrepreneurship, and many more
•Speak with graduate admissions advisors from local, national and international universities
The fair is free and open to anyone considering graduate school.
Click here for more Information

 

DC Metro: National Virtual Career Fair
USBLN Affiliate, Buisness Leadership Network
October 15, 2015, 12:00pm - 4:00pm Eastern Time

National Virtual Career Fair for College, Students, Graduates, Veterans, Young Professionals & Job Seekers with Disabilities.
From the comfort of your home, office, dorm, Smartphone or tablet
 DC Metro BLN Employer Members Include
American Red Cross, Booz Allen Hamilton, CACI, CSC, Deloitte, EY, Gannett, General Dynamics, Hyatt, The JBG Companies, KPMG, Lockheed Martin, Marriott International, Northrop Grumman, PwC, Raytheon, SSB Bart, TCS Associates.
Register here: https://www.brazenconnect.com/event/dcbln-careerfair-oct