Events Calendar

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Winter Quarter 2021


Beginning January 13: Drop-In Advising
  • Drop-in advising is available Wednesdays from 12-2:00 pm.
    Hosted on ZOOM. Meeting ID: 959 3295 9849

  • Pre-Healthcare and Graduate School Advisors are available for ZOOM drop-in advising on Mondays and Thursdays from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm.
    Meeting ID: 964 5295 8197, Passcode: 213572




Winter Career Fairs


FEB 11 Career Fair
Virtual Winter Career Fair featuring STEM
February 11, 2021 | 11:00AM-3:00PM
Information for Students
Information for Participating Organizations


FEB 18 Career Fair
Virtual Education and Health Career Fair
February 18, 2021 | 1PM-4PM
Information for Students
Information for Participating Organizations


FEB 24 Career Fair
Virtual Huxley Environmental Career and Internship Fair
February 24, 2021 | 1PM-4PM
Information for Students
Information for Participating Organizations





Workshops


JAN 20 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: Cover Letter and Resume Writing 101
Date & Time: Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 11 – 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 940 4903 7470
Passcode: 270588
Learn to craft resumes and cover letters that stand out. Hosted by Career Counselor, Page Roth.


JAN 26 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: What resources does the Career Services Center offer for students and alumni? An Introduction to online resources and services available!
Date and Time: Tuesday, January 26, 2021, 3-4:00 pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 987 7122 3844
Passcode: Careers
Description: Have you ever wondered how the Career Services Center can help students within your department? Do you have suggestions on programs or services that you would like to see the Career Services Center adopt? Attend this interactive session hosted by Effie Eisses, Director of the Career Services Center to learn about everything from graduate outcomes data to an overview of new and continuing resources for Winter Quarter 2021 and beyond!
Presenter: Effie Eisses


JAN 27 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: Finding an Internship
Date & Time: Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 11 – 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 992 0060 3215
Passcode: 244779
Did you know that our very own WWU data from our graduates shows that if you have an internship you are more likely to earn more money and find a job more quickly at graduation.  Join Career Counselor, Julina Pyanoe, to learn about the resources and skills needed to successfully find, and land, an internship.


FEB 2 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: How can you help students understand what’s needed to find a job or internship in a virtual world? An introduction to job/internship resources unique to WWU!
Date & Time: Tuesday, February 2, 2021, 3-4:00 pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 978 0549 4808
Passcode: 802618
Description: Did you know that faculty and staff have access to VikingCareerLink, the online job and internship database managed by the Career Services Center? Gain valuable insight from Career Services Center staff on how to help students identify jobs, internships or register for (virtual) events using this resource and other routinely recommended networking sites.
Presenters: Sandy Brown and Britta Eschete


FEB 3 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: How to Prepare for a Virtual Career Fair
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Meeting ID: 940 9888 9938
Passcode: 726789
Join Zoom Meeting
Join our Assistant Director of Employer Relations and Outreach, Jenny Spurgin and Career Counselor, Page Roth, for this presentation on how prepare and participate in our exciting virtual events – the Winter Career Fair, Huxley Environmental Career & Internship Fair and Education and Health Career Fair.


FEB 9 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: “Wait, Don’t Cancel That Class” -invite or utilize resources from the Career Services Center!
Date & Time: Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 3-4:00 pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 931 4977 9399
Passcode: 397207
Description: Have you considered adding career focused curriculum to your class? Learn about some of the resources available in the video/audio recording library on topics such as writing effective cover letters and resumes, building a profile on Linkedin for networking, preparing for virtual interviews and more! If you have anticipated dates that you are seeking an alternative option for virtual classroom instruction, learn how to request a virtual presentation from a member of the Career Services Staff or let us know what topics would be relevant to your students!
Presenters: Diane Flores, Britta Eschete and Guadalupe Castillo, Lead Peer Advisor.


FEB 10 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: Finding a Job in an Online, Virtual, World
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Where do you even begin to look for a job when everyone seems to be working online and virtually?  Is there a magical site that will have job listings just for you?  Join Career Counselor, Sandy Brown, and find out! 


FEB 16 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: Navigating Career Stress and Uncertainty
Date & Time Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 3-4 pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 822 4350 6061
Passcode: 47uULK
Description: Do you notice that anxiety or stress get in the way of students making career decisions? Learn strategies to help students get started on how to identify their values, set goals and find the career and job of their dreams
Presenter: Page


FEB 17 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: There’s More Than Med School – Other Ways to Pursue a Career in Healthcare
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 968 5872 8648
Passcode: 833989
Interest in healthcare careers is growing, but not everyone needs to go to medical school. Join our professional Health Professions Advisors for a look at other options for healthcare careers that are in high demand and don’t require a STEM degree.


FEB 23 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: Mythbusting Advising for Healthcare Professions Pathways
Date & Time: Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 3-4:00 pm
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 999 5251 0154
Passcode: 503474
Description: Do you work with students pursuing medical school or other healthcare programs? Do you anticipate or receive questions about the “best major” or which opportunities they should pursue? In this session we will go over some common misconceptions around preparing for a career in healthcare and have plenty of time for questions.
Presenter: Anna Tognazzini


FEB 24 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: How to Prepare for a Virtual Interview
Date & Time: Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 989 6000 6663
Passcode: Careers
Our Career Services Center Director, Effie Eisses, will lead this interactive presentation showcasing tips on virtual interviewing and how to best prepare to ace this type of interviewing format!


MAR 2 Faculty and Staff Workshop
Faculty and Staff Workshop Series: Interpreting employment outcomes data for WWU Alumni
Date & Time: Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 3-4:00 pm PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 950 2952 1019
Description: In this session you will learn about the salary, jobs, internships, and graduate school data and trends WWU collects and analyzes for all graduates. Join us to learn more about the Graduate Outcomes tools available to you and your students.
Presenters: Julina Pyanoe and Kimberlie Struiksma


MAR 3 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: LinkedIn – For Beginners and Advanced Features
Date & Time: Wednesday, March 3, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
So you’ve started your profile but want to know how to maximize the benefits of this platform? Join Sandy Brown who will teach you how to master advanced features to get you connected!


MAR 10 Student Workshop
Wednesday Workshops: Navigating Career Stress and Uncertainty
Date & Time: Wednesday, March 10, 2021, 11 - 11:50 am PST
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 934 1235 1200
Passcode: 089424
Does anxiety or stress get in the way of making career decisions or starting your next steps, like an internship or job search?  Do you want a fulfilling career, but are not sure where to start? Join Career Counselor, Page Roth, to learn strategies to get started, following your values and setting goals to find the career and job of your dreams. 



Archived Events

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