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Upcoming Events On-Campus

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


Tuesday, February 10 - Protecting Your Digital Identity
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Alumni Relations Office-O'Connell Hall

More information coming soon.

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.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

Thursday, February 19 - Sports Industry Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Aquinas Auditorium Foyer

Presented by School of Business
Hear from a panel of successful CUA Alumni and other leaders from the Sports Industry offer their experience and advice on how to gain a career in this field. The first hour will comprise of each panelist providing their background story and path towards his/her specific job. The second hour, students and panelists will be able to intermingle in small group discussions. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panelists specific questions they may have and be given one-on-one advice. Dinner will be provided. Business Professional attire requested.
RSVP on the Nest, click here.

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.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

Tuesday, March 17 - 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. RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

Wednesday, 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!


Thursday, 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!

Friday, 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.

Monday, March 23 - Start-Ups Career Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Great Room C
Presented by School of Business
Interested in starting your own business? Hear from a panel of successful CUA Alumni who have done the same and will be providing tips, sharing their own experience and offering advice on how to become an entrepreneur. The first hour will comprise of each panelist sharing their background story and path towards his/her company. The second hour, students and panelists will be able to intermingle in small group discussions. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panelists specific questions they may have and be given one-on-one advice.Dinner will be provided. Professional attire requested.
RSVP on the Nest, click here.



Disability Accommodations: Please contact Michele Gibbs 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.


Fields of Green Internship Fair
Saturday, January 31, 2015
10:00am - 2:00pm
Bethesda Green office located at 4825 Cordell Avenue (second floor above the Capital One Bank, suite 200), Bethesda, MD.

This year Bethesda Green's Fields of Green Internship Fair will host over two dozen environmental employers from the DC metro area.  Come to the fair prepared to impress as employers will be interviewing promising candidates on-the-spot. Here is a sneak peak of some of the employers who will be hiring at the Fields of Green Internship Fair: Department of Environmental Protection, Student Conservation Association, Rock Creek Conservancy, Wildlife Habitat Council, Sol Vista, and many, many more! We hope to see you on January 31st!
If you have any questions regarding the internship fair, please contact Sharon D'Emidio at Sharon@bethesdagreen.org
 

Panel: Public Architecture, Organized by: AIA|DC Public Architects Committee
Tuesday February 3, 2015
6:00PM - 8:00PM
District Architecture Center, 421 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004

Join AIA|DC and the Public Architects Committee for an interactive panel discussion on practicing as a public architect. This program will explore the benefits of being a public architect, academic and professional strategies for a career in public architecture, and where to find jobs in the sector.
1.5 LU- Please note: You must attend the whole program in order to receive continuing education credit.
Price: $10 for students and Assoc. AIA members, $15 AIA and DAC members, $35 for non-members
Register at:  http://aiadc.com/calendar/event/panel-public-architecture

Mid-Atlantic Black Law Student Association
February 4-8, 2015
Tysons Corner, Falls Church, VA  

-A great opportunity for Pre-Law students (and law students alike) to network with attorneys, law school administrators, and law students.
-wide array of sessions and speakers that will be featured at this year's regional convention
-a specific Pre-Law track at our Regional Convention
to register: nblsa.org/regions/mid-atlantic-region/2015-mablsa-convention/

Washington Nationals Part-Time Seasonal Help Job Fair
Monday, February 9
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Nationals Park-Leftfield Gate

In order to gain entry into the job fair you must apply on Teamwork Online and print the confirmation email. Candidates who do not have the confirmation email will not be admitted. Positions being hired for: 
Box Office Ticket Sellers, Gameday Staff, Grounds Crew, Guest Experience Representatives,Ticket Specialists
Our partners positions we are interviewing for:
Contemporary Services Corporation (Bag/Gate Screening, Access Control, Field Security, Response Team)
Levy Restaurants (Cashiers•Bartenders•Barbacks•Servers•Hosts•Food Runners•Suite Attendants•Cooks•Dishwashers•Warehouse Workers
Gameday Merchandising (•Retail Sales Associate)
Colonial Parking (Parking Attendant)
How to Apply: http://baseballjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=76616 Online Application Address: http://baseballjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/jobs/jobskey.cfm?s=Washington+Nationals 

Sports Industry Networking and Career (SINC) Conference
Friday-Saturday, Feb 20-21, 2015
Location: George Washington University
-great event for students and graduates interested in pursuing a career in the sports industry
-exciting new featured panels
-network one-on-one with top sport executives
-roundtable lunches with industry professionals
-friday evening networking reception
-3nd annual SINC conference sports shark tank
register at: sinc-conference.com
for more information call: 202-994-6623

 

Minority Pre-Law Conference, George Mason Univ. School of Law
Saturday, February 21, 2015, 8:15am-3:15pm
3301 Fairfax Drive Arlington,VA 22201

Learn more about:
-Law school Admissions
-Preparing for LSAT
-Financing Law School
-Legal Careers
free registration: bit.ly/1IceT5x
For questions and more information, please contact:
Aaron Gleaton and Nichelle Charles (Co-Chairs) – novaylc@gmail.com
 

Graduate College Day, Hampton University Graduate College
Saturday, February 28, 2015 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center Ballroom

You will have an opportunity to:
- Receive information on all graduate degree programs,
- Meet faculty and graduate students from various departments
and majors,
- Receive admissions and financial aid information, scholarships,
and admissions
- Tour your future home by the sea, and
- Participate in an on-site raffle where a portion of the proceeds
will be awarded to an attendee for a Hampton University book
scholarship!
register online and for additional information, contact The Graduate College Office:(757) 727-5454, or Email: hugrad@hamptonu.edu