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Tuesday, April 14 - Shark Tank--Entrepreneurial Career Panel
6:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Heritage Hall in Fr. O’Connell Building 

Sponsored by the School of Business
This Career Panel is directed towards providing student the opportunity to network with business professionals who have started their own companies. The panelists are asked to provide students with advice and share their own experience about launching a business.
Unlike the other we have hosted will be a Shark Tank format in which students (three chosen teams) will have the opportunity to pitch their business ideas (and/or product) to three Venture Capitalists who will serve as investors. The teams will receive direct feedback, be asked questions and provide advice to the students. 
Heavy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be provided throughout the evening; students and speakers are invited to stay afterward for a general meet and greet. Registration on The Nest.

 

Thursday, March 26 - Peace Corps One-on-One Sessions
9:00 a.m. - 4:50 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 331
If you would like the opportunity to meet with a Peace Corps recruiter, sign up for a time slot here. To sign up for the information session see the listing below.


Thursday, March 26 - Peace Corps Information Session
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323
Peace Corps Volunteers improve the lives of people in communities around the world, inform the global perspectives of Americans, and turn a life-defining experience into a lifetime of opportunity. Peace Corps Volunteers work in one of 66 developing countries around the world, including the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa, Middle East, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, China, Mongolia, and the Pacific Islands. As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you work directly with communities on their most pressing issues while gaining a competitive advantage in today's global economy with international experience, cross-cultural understanding, and fluency in a foreign language. Peace Corps experience can springboard careers in the government, nonprofit, academic, and private sectors. RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below. One-on-One sessions with the recruiter can be scheduled, see the listing above.Thursday, March 19 - Resume Day - All DAY!


9:00 .m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127
Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Friday, March 20 - Spring Career Fair
10:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Rooms
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.

Wednesday, March 18 - How to Work a Career Fair
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327
Come learn about how to make the most of Friday's career fair year, 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

Wednesday, March 18 - Resume Day - All DAY!
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127
Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!


Wednesday, March 4 - Salary Negotiation for Women
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327
While salary inequality between men and women still exists, there are ways to even the playing field. Learn tactics and approaches that can help you secure the best compensation package possible.
Applications due: Friday, February 13 at 4:00 p.m.
On-Campus Interview date: Wednesday, February 18
Great Hearts Academies On-Campus Interviews
Full-time Job for May 2015 Graduates
Faculty Positions in AZ & TX in Liberal Arts Education
Great Hearts Academies is a non-profit network of twenty-five charter schools in Arizona and Texas dedicated to improving education by developing excelling public prep schools. Great Hearts’ academies gladly prepare graduates for success in the best colleges and universities in the nation, but the main purpose is the formation of the soul, heart, and mind.
Complete position description and application information can be found on Cardinal Connection. To login and view the descriptions or apply, log on to Cardinal Connection. Once you are logged in, select the tab "Interview Schedules" and then select "Sign up for interviews qualify for."

Tuesday, February 17 - Job/Internship Search Crash Course
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Cente Room 351
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.
 

Thursday, February 12 – The Haitian Project/Louverture Cleary School
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323
If you are looking for a way to use education to make a global difference, plan to attend this information session! The Haitian Project through Louverture Cleary School, a Catholic, co-educational boarding school in Haiti, educates and nurtures academically talented and motivated students from Haitian families who cannot afford the cost of their children’s education. In a country where 80% of the population lives in poverty and fewer than 5% of children graduate from high school, the Louverture Cleary School provides students an education tuition-free and 98% of graduates pass the Baccalaureat, Haiti's national exam. Learn how you can use the power of your education to help children maximize their potential and enable them to work toward building a Haiti where justice

and peace thrive.

 

Tuesday, February 10 - Protecting Your Digital Identity
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 351 (note change of room)
The Catholic University Alumni Association invites you to the second of the spring series of soft skills sessions. Hear from experts on protecting your online reputation -- so that prospective employers and grad schools admission officers are impressed. Open to students, alumni, and staff. Dessert and soft drinks served. This event is free, but registration is required. Click here to register or call the Office of Alumni Relations at 800-288-ALUM (2586).
If you need assistance for an individual with disabilities, please call the Office of Alumni Relations at 800-288-ALUM (2586).

Friday November 14 - Etiquette Dinner
6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room B
Give yourself an edge. Do not miss this special opportunity to learn the finer points of dining and how to be a success in the professional world! Enjoy a 6-course meal while you learn. This event is only open to seniors. Registration is now closed. To join the waiting list, send an e-mail to careers@cua.edu and provide your preferred e-mail address, phone number.


Monday, November 17 - Vanda Pharmaceuticals Information Session
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321|
Vanda Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders to address unmet needs. The company has assembled a portfolio of clinical and commercial stage programs with the goal of bringing important new treatment options to patients. Vanda is currently recruiting for Health Educators to work with patients, families and doctors. Students graduating in December 2014 and May 2015 with a background in social work, nursing, or marketing should plan to attend!

Thursday, November 13 - Burson-Marsteller Information Session
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321
Burson-Marsteller is a leading global public relations and communications firm that provides public relations, public affairs, reputation and crisis management, digital strategy, advertising and other communications services. The Harold Burson Summer Internship (HBSI) Program is a paid internship at one of the U.S. Burson-Marsteller offices nationwide. These internships offer students the chance to work as team members, supervised by industry professionals, in addition to weekly seminars from specialty areas.  Find out more and sign up today

Monday, November 10 - Build Your Online Brand
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center 321 & 323
The Catholic University Alumni Association invites you to a personal branding workshop. Hear from Cheryl Wood, Ph.D., a faculty member from Catholic University's Metropolitan School of Professional Studies, on how to: use social media to develop your professional image, make a good impression on the phone and in interviews, communicate in a business-like way via letters and emails, and more! This event is free, but reservations are appreciated. Soft drinks and dessert will be served
To register, visit www.cuatoday.com or call the Office of Alumni Relations at 202-319-5608. If you need assistance for an individual with disabilities, please call the Office of Alumni Relations at 202-319-5608.

 Tuesday, November 11 - Catholic Relief Services Information Session
12:45 - 1:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla 323
Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is one of the largest humanitarian agencies, serving in more than 90 countries worldwide. CRS is currently recruiting graduate students for its International Development Fellows Program (IDFP). The IDFP aims to recruit individuals who desire a career in international development and relief and provides an opportunity to increase their overseas experience and gain broader exposure to CRS programs. Assignments are for one year and fellows work abroad in areas of agriculture, health, peace building, education, microfinance, and emergency. The goal of the IDFP is to place Fellows in positions where they can draw on their previous education and work experience, while broadening their skills.

  

Tuesday, November 4 - Peace Corps Information Session
12:45 p.m. -1:45 p.m.
Great Room C
Peace Corps Volunteers improve the lives of people in communities around the world, inform the global perspectives of Americans, and turn a life-defining experience into a lifetime of opportunity. Peace Corps Volunteers work in one of 66 developing countries around the world, including the Caribbean, Latin America, Africa, Middle East, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, China, Mongolia, and the Pacific Islands. As a Peace Corps Volunteer, you work directly with communities on their most pressing issues while gaining a competitive advantage in today's global economy with international experience, cross-cultural understanding, and fluency in a foreign language. Peace Corps experience can springboard careers in the government, nonprofit, academic, and private sectors.

Tuesday, November 4 - Long Term Service Fair
Interested in full time volunteering after graduation? Or simply looking for a service-filled way to spend your break? Come meet representatives from Service Organzations from across the country and around the world, and learn about the many exciting opportunities they have to offer. This event is sponsored by Campus Ministry. For more information about the fair and who will be attending, click here.



Monday, November 3 - Salary Negotiation Skills Workshop
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323
Do you know how to discuss salary as part of the job interview? Think you won’t be asked: “What are your salary expectations?” Think again! This workshop will guide you through the process of negotiating salary and the challenges of handling the discussion with employers.

Wednesday, October 15 - District Affiliates Information Session
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323
District Affiliates is a group that creates events that are “…are independently produced and held for the sole purpose of further integrating our mission within the community. We produce one-of-a-kind events that cater to who we are and what we love doing! Our goal is to encourage a better environment by celebrating art, culture and humanity. We use this platform to build a network of emerging talent and brands.”

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - Personal Statement Workshop
5:00-6:00 p.m.

Pryzbyla Center Room 351
Creating a strong personal statement carries more weight than you think. When you’re sitting on the fence, a well-written statement can persuade the admissions team to accept you. Likewise, one that is poorly written could result in a rejection letter. Learn the strategy to compose a well-written and effective personal statement.

Monday, October 6, 2014 - Social Media Job/Internship Search
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Learn how to use social media in your job/internship search

Monday, September 29 - How to Work a Career Fair

7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Come learn about how to make the most of tomorrow's career fair year, 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

Tuesday, September 30 - Learn About the New MCAT
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
McCort-Ward Auditorium

Did you know the content is changing and the test is getting longer?  Princeton Review will be on campus to explain what’s at stake and to answer all of your questions.  Space is limited!   Please email the Pre-Medical Advisor, Ms. Marion Ficke at ficke@cua.edu  to reserve your seat!  Hosted by the Biology Club.

Tuesday, September 30 - LinkedIn As a Job Search Tool
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center, Room 323

Learn how to improve your profile and use LinkedIn more effectively in your job search. This event is offered by the Alumni Relations Office.
Beverages and dessert will be served.
This event is free, but reservations are appreciated. Call the Office of Alumni Relations at 800-288-ALUM (2586).
If you need assistance for an individual with disabilities, please call the Office of Alumni Relations at 800-288-ALUM (2586).

Thursday, September 25 - How to Apply to Graduate School
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Receive pointers on the application process and how to make yourself stand out from the pack. Co-sponsored with Kaplan, Inc. 

Monday, September 22 - Employer Recruiting Panel
6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room B

Come hear from employers on the do's and don'ts of what they look for in a candidate. Learn strategies on how to make yourself stand out from other job/internship candidates...and for all the right reasons. The panelists include:
Megan Cuthbertson – Booz Allen Hamilton 
Tom Milteer – Teach for America
Jonathan  Otto– Politico 
Melinda Machado –National Museum of American History 
Gordon Southard - Office of Workforce Effectiveness and Resources - NIAID, NIH, DHHS
RSVP requested
 

Tuesday, September 16 - How Do I Choose My Major
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Caldwell Auditorium
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.


Thursday, March 20 - Spring Career Fair
10:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Rooms
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. This fair is open to current CUA students  and alumni only.


Tuesday, March 18 - How To Work A Career Fair
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Come learn about how to make the most of tomorrow's career fair year, 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.

Tues., March 4- CUA Accounting Society's "Where Are the Jobs"
7:00 - 8:00pm, Pryz Room 351
A discussion with Baker Tilly representative Kevin Wright on how to become career marketable. For questions/concerns or request for accomodations for persons with disabilities, contact Randy Mompremier via email: 91mompremier@cardinalmail.cua.edu

 Thursday, February 27 - US Patent & Trademark Office Information Session
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

The USPTO will be discussing their entry-level jobs, unpaid extern program (open to all undergraduates) and the Veteran Internship Program (which targets veterans and transitioning service members who will complete their undergraduate degree in May 2015 in Engineering).
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

Thursday, March 20 - Spring Career Fair
10:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Rooms
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.
This fair is open to current CUA students and alumni only.

Wednesday, March 19 - Resume Day - All DAY!
9:00 - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127
Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Tuesday, March 18 - Resume Day - All DAY!
9:00 - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127

Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Tuesday, March 18 - How To Work A Career Fair
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Come learn about how to make the most of tomorrow's career fair year, 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.

Monday, March 3 - Social Media Workshop
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Rooom 351

Learn how to use social media in your job/internship search.

Thursday, February 27 - US Patent & Trademark Office Information Session
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

The USPTO will be discussing their entry-level jobs, unpaid extern program (open to all undergraduates) and the Veteran Internship Program (which targets veterans and transitioning service members who will complete their undergraduate degree in May 2015 in Engineering).

Wednesday, February 26 - Dept. of Defense Brown Bag Lunch
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Pryz Room 327

Grab your lunch and arrive when you can, because you don’t want to miss this terrific session! Learn about internship opportunities with the Department of Defense’s Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Put your knowledge of and interest in national security, strategic affairs, and regions including the Middle East, Africa, Europa/NATO, and Russia to help develop and implement US policies.

Wednesday, February 26 - Introduction to Interviewing
7:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Did you ever wonder what it is really like to go on an interview? Do you know what to say? Learn how to research an employer as well as what you need to do before, during, and after an interview to give yourself the best shot at landing the position.


Tuesday, February 25 - How To Apply to Graduate School
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Receive pointers on the application process and how to make yourself stand out from the pack. Co-sponsored with Kaplan, Inc.  This event was cancelled due to low enrollment (2).

Friday, February 21 - Charles Koch Institute Information Session
12:45 - 1:45 p.m
Pryzbyla Center Great Room C

The Charles Koch Institute educates and trains professionals on the importance of economic freedom and how it increases well-being for the overwhelming majority of people. The organization will be on campus to discuss opportunities with the Koch Associate Program, the Koch Internships Program, and the Koch Summer Fellows Program. 

Thursday, February 20 - Dept. of Defense Brown Bag Lunch
12:45-1:45 p.m.
Pryz Room 321

Grab your lunch and arrive when you can, because you don’t want to miss this terrific session! Learn about internship opportunities with the Department of Defense’s Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Put your knowledge of and interest in national security, strategic affairs, and regions including the Middle East, Africa, Europa/NATO, and Russia to help develop and implement US policies.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

 

Tuesday, February 18 - Finding the Right Internship Workshop
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

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. Game on! – Find the best internship for yourself.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

 

Thursday, February 13 - Dept. of Defense Brown Bag Lunch
12:45-1:45 p.m.
Pryz Room 321

Grab your lunch and arrive when you can, because you don’t want to miss this terrific session! Learn about internship opportunities with the Department of Defense’s Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Put your knowledge of and interest in national security, strategic affairs, and regions including the Middle East, Africa, Europa/NATO, and Russia to help develop and implement US policies.


Wednesday, February 12 - Get Into the Game - Salary Negotiation Workshop
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 351

Do you know how to discuss salary as part of the job interview? Think you won’t be asked: “What are your salary expectations?” Think again! This workshop will guide you through the process of negotiating salary and the challenges of handling the discussion with employers.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

Wednesday, Feb. 12 - Career Transitions: “Should I Stay or Should I Go?” Hosted by CUA's Alumni Relations Office
7:00 -9:00  p.m.
Caldwell Auditorium

Six successful CUA alums share their career development experiences and advice, followed by a networking reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer (CUA and State photo ID required). $5 fee. Open to CUA students, grad students, alumni and guests. Registration is required. Register here or call 202-319-5608. For disability accommodations contact the Alumni Relations Office.
Wednesday, February 12 - Wolf Trap Information Session
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Looking for a fantastic paid summer internship? Attend this session and learn about the opportunities at Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts. Named "One of the Best Places to Intern" by Bloomberg BusinessWeek, Wolf Trap proudly offers a variety of paid, professional development summer internship positions in accounting, communications & marketing, development, education, human resources, program & production, and more.


Tuesday, February 4 - College to Career - A Strategy
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

As you prepare to graduate, you’re making the transition from college to the world of work. So, what does to take to successfully move from the college environment to working full time? Rethink. Attend. Participate. Your take a way….building a strategy that works for you!


Wednesday, February 5 - US Patent & Trademark Office Information Session
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327
Cancelled
The USPTO will be discussing their entry-level jobs, unpaid extern program (open to all undergraduates) and the Veteran Internship Program (which targets veterans and transitioning service members who will complete their undergraduate degree in May 2015 in Engineering).


Monday, February 3 - Educational Inequity in Our Own Backyard: Issues in DC and Beyond
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room A

Studies have shown a wide achievement gap between lower- and higher-income students, and that this gap exists at all levels of our educational system, from Kindergarten through college completion. Panelists will discuss the challenges associated with this achievement gap, innovative ways to eliminate it, and how experiences with TFA can translate into new careers in social change. Co-sponsored by Teach for America and the Career Services Office.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

Wednesday, January 22- Your Year Abroad in Spain Info Session
4:00 - 5:00 p.m., Pryz 321
Becoming a Language Assistant in a Spanish school for one year is a unique experience that will stay with you for your entire life. Aside from improving language skills, exploring a community and living a multicultural experience, you will build your sense of independence and gain the satisfaction of inspiring young imaginations. You will return with skills and experiences that will make any recruiter sit up and take note! To apply or receive more information, please contact washingtondc@meddeas.com. Application deadline: April 15th 2014
 

Wednesday, January 22 - Job Search Crash Course
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center 323

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.

Wednesday, January 15 - Writing A Winning Application For Student Leaders
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 351

Applying to become an RA, OA, SM, or SA is a competitive process.   Part of your application includes writing your resume and co-curricular transcript.  Learn strategies on how to do both so you can submit the best application possible.  Co-sponsored by Career Services and Campus Activities.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - From College to Career: Senior Strategy
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

As a Senior, you’re making the transition from college to the world of work. So, what does to take to successfully move from the college environment to working full time? Rethink. Attend. Participate. Your take a way….building a strategy that works for you!
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.
Disability accommodations, see below.

Friday November 15, 2013 - Etiquette Dinner
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room

Give yourself an edge. Do not miss this special opportunity to learn the finer points of dining and how to be a success in the professional world! Enjoy a 6-course meal while you learn.
Registration is now closed. To join the waiting list, send an e-mail to careers@cua.edu and provide your preferred e-mail address, phone number and year in school.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - Introduction to Interviewing
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Did you ever wonder what it is really like to go on an interview? Do you know what to say? Learn how to research an employer as well as what you need to do before, during, and after an interview to give yourself the best shot at landing the position.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - Internship Search: What's Your Game Plan?
6:00 p.m. - 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. Game on! – Find the best internship for yourself.

Tuesday, November 5, 2013- Long Term Service Fair
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Great Rooms

Are you wondering what to do after you graduate from CUA? Consider doing 1-2 years of volunteer service. When you serve, some of the benefits you can receive are: Professional experience, student loan deferment, free Master’s Degree, AmeriCorps Education Grant, free room & board, free health insurance, and personal development!

Come learn about these opportunities at the Long Term Service Fair, where over 50 international and domestic organizations will be represented. Students can speak with representatives and explore options for the future. Visit service.cua.edu for more information, and if you have any questions, please contact cua-service@cua.edu.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013 - Graduate School: Personal Statement Workshop
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Creating a strong personal statement carries more weight than you think. When you’re sitting on the fence, a well-written statement can persuade the admissions team to accept you. Likewise, one that is poorly written could result in a rejection letter. Learn the strategy to compose a well-written and effective personal statement. Co-sponsored with Kaplan, Inc.
 
Thursday, October 17, 2013 – Fox News Channel Information Session
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Fox News is looking for motivated, ambitious students who are seeking to expand their knowledge, improve their skills, and kick-start their careers. Learn about the various Spring and Summer internship opportunities in Accounting, Finance, Business Development, Digital and TV Ad Sales, Marketing, Web Design and Development, New Media and Community Engagement, and Media Studies. Opportunities are available in their various locations, including Washington, DC and New York City.

Thursday, October 17, 2013 - Behavioral Interviewing Workshop
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

In this workshop you will learn interview techniques for Behavioral Interviewing used by many employers. Students will identify skill sets from internships, part time jobs, classes, and community service work that can be applied to the Behavioral Interview format. Prepare for your interview by learning to effectively navigate Behavioral Interview questions.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - Job Search Crash Course
6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room B

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.

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - Teach For America Information Session
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Kids growing up in poverty can achieve at high levels but too often don't get the chance. By applying to Teach For America, you can help ensure every child gets a great education and the opportunities that come with it. Guest speaker Anthony Buatti (CUA alum) will be on hand to discuss how Teach For America corps members are helping lead an educational revolution in low-income communities across the country.

TODAY!!!

Friday, October 4, 2013 - Fall Career Fair
10:30 a.m. - 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 Fall Career Fair! A wide variety of employers are on-site to accept resumes and talk to students about upcoming opportunities. For a list of companies and the type of opportunities available click here (must use IE or Firefox to open this RSS feed.)  (Please note that the Engineering Career Fair has been combined with the Fall Career Fair this year, therefor all industries will be promoted during the Fall Career Fair.) 
This fair is open to current CUA students and alumni only.

Thursday, October 3, 2013 -
How to Prepare for a Job Fair
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

Come learn about how to make the most of tomorrow's career fair year, 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

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - Resume Day - WALK IN, ALL DAY
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127

Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - Resume Day - WALK IN, ALL DAY
9:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 127

Drop by with your resume for a quick polish before the fair.
No Appointment Necessary!

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 – L’Arche of Greater Washington Information Session
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

L'Arche GWDC is a faith-based non-profit community that provides life-long homes for people with intellectual disabilities with an emphasis on building relationships between those with intellectual disabilities and those without. Learn about their paid opportunities as "assistants" working in an interdenominational Christian community that welcomes people of all faiths and backgrounds.
This employer is also attending the Fall Career Fair on October 4.


Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - Social Media Job/Internship Search
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

Learn how to use social media in your job search


Thursday, September 26, 2013 - Graduate School Do's and Don'ts
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 327

Receive pointers on the application process and how to make yourself stand out from the pack. Co-sponsored with Kaplan, Inc.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - Moving in the Right Direction...How Do I Choose My Major?
5:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321

Deciding between two or more majors? Have you realized your initial choice is not right for you? Learn practical, concrete steps on how to narrow down your options.

Career Horoscope, Tuesday, September 17.
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Tuesday, October 8, 2013 – Teach for America Information Session
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321
Kids growing up in poverty can achieve at high levels but too often don't get the chance. By applying to Teach For America, you can help ensure every child gets a great education and the opportunities that come with it. Guest speaker Anthony Buatti (CUA alum) will be on hand to discuss how Teach For America corps members are helping lead an educational revolution in low-income communities across the country.

Thursday, October 8, 2013 – Fox News Channel Information Session
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 321 Fox News is looking for motivated, ambitious students who are seeking to expand their knowledge, improve their skills, and kick-start their careers. Learn about the various Spring and Summer