The Catholic University of America

 

Upcoming Events On-Campus

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



Wednesday, October 22 - Applying to Graduate School
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

Receive pointers on the application process and how to make yourself stand out from the pack. Co-sponsored with Kaplan, Inc.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623.Disability accommodations, see below.

Thursday, October 23 - Fox News Information Session
10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 323

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 various career paths in the Television and Online News Industry.
How put your best foot forward throughout the application/interview process.
Fox News will also be conducting on-campus interviews, for more information visit Cardinal Connection.
RSVP requested, sign up on Cardinal Connection or call the Career Services Office, 202-319-5623. Disability accommodations, see below.

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


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.

 

Tuesday, November 4 - Government Services Networking Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Rooms 321/323

Students will have the opportunity to meet and speak with government professionals. Advice will be given on entering into a government job and what it takes to stand out in the process. Students are encouraged to dress business professionally, bring their resumes and gave questions prepared for our panelists. Presented by the School of Business & Economics.

Thursday, November 13 - Burson-Marsteller Information Session
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Room 25

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

Tuesday, November 18 - Consulting Networking Panel
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pryzbyla Center Rooms 321/323

Students will have the opportunity to meet and speak with consultants from the large consulting firms in the DMV. Advice will be given on entering into the consulting field and what it takes to stand out in the process. Students are encouraged to dress business professionally, bring their resumes and gave questions prepared for our panelists. Presented by the School of Business & Economics.

 
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.

 

Wednesday, October 22 - Foreign Policy Challenges and Opportunities in U.S.-Africa Relations Bureau of African Affairs
U.S Department of State, 21st Street Entrance
George C. Marshall Auditorium, HST
3:00-4:00 p.m.

• Check in will begin at 2:30 p.m. Please arrive no later than 2:50 p.m. to allow time to pass through security and registration.
• Enter through the 21st street entrance, between C and D Streets        
Bring photo ID
• In order to attend, please RSVP to foreignpolicyclassroom@state.gov with your full name, university, date of birth, driver’s license with state OR passport number with country by Tuesday, October 21 at 3pm.

 

Thursday, October 30 - DC Consortium & The Entertainment Industry College Outreach Program
4:30 - 7:30pm
The George Washington University Cloyd Heck Marvin Center 3rd Floor
800 21st St NW Washington, DC 20052

Navigating a Career in the Industry by Stacy Milner
• Industry Expert Panel Discussion
• Recruitment Session
Rsvp Requested, email ocr@gwu.edu
Professional dress preferred. Polished resume required for recruitment session

Thursday, November 13 - Bender Virtual Career Fair
Employment for People with Disabilities

Location:Online Recrutiting event

Great opportunity for College Students & College Grads with disabilities to meet online with employers across the nation including American Transmission Co., ANSYS, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Enterprise Holdings, Epic, Genentech, KLA-Tencor, Lexmark, Verizon, & other Employers!
Register at www.careereco.com/register/disability
For information: bender@careereco.com or 770.980.0088