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Graduate and Professional School Fair TODAY!

Join us for the Graduate & Professional School Fair on Monday from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Magnolia Ballroom in the Student Activities Center. If you are thinking about graduate school, now’s the time to start researching options and asking questions of admissions recruiters! Over 50 programs will be on campus including those from GC, UGA, USC, Mississippi, Georgia Southern, GA State (law, public health, business), Mercer (law, all health professions, business, counseling, and more), Kennesaw, Georgia Regents (medical, dental, biostatistics, and business), Across the Pond (programs in the UK) and many more. We have something for everyone who is ready to start exploring options! For a complete list of opportunities, visit our list in the resource library in Career Connection:

What's in this issue? October 19, 2015

  • Graduate and Professional School Fair, 10/19
  • Career Transitions Meet-Up, 10/21
  • LinkedIn Meet-Up, 10/22
  • Mock Interview Day, 10/23
  • Upcoming Career Events
  • Hot Jobs and Internships
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Some of the Colleges attending -

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Career Transitions Meet-Up

Wednesday, 10/21/2015 @ 4:00 PM

Innovation Station - 1st Floor Russell Library

Meet with Career Center staff and discuss topics such as networking, making the best first impression, how to search and apply for jobs, business correspondence, interview preparation, professional attire and etiquette.

This session will be tailored to meet the needs of attendees so come with questions and leave with confidence!

LinkedIn Meet-Up

Thursday, 10/22/15 @ 3:30 pm

Innovation Station - 1st Floor Russell Library

LinkedIn is a social network with over 300 million members. Meet with Career Center staff and learn how to use LinkedIn to your advantage by

  • Creating a profile
  • Connecting with professionals in the network
  • Building your network
  • Searching for jobs

Mock Interview Day

Students can participate in an hour long mock interview and career planning session where you will leave with goals and objectives for your career plan and feedback on your interviewing skills. Students at the end of each mock interview will understand what types of questions employers ask during an interview and how to articulate their skills in an interview setting.

If you want the Career Center to focus your interview on admission to a specific graduate program, please send that information to at least 3 business days prior to your interview so that we can prepare.

We recommend that all interviewees come to their interview with a type of job in mind so that you have a context to use for your answers.

Any major or year may participate. To sign up, upload your resume to Career Connection and then go to Campus Interview Schedules to select a time.

These mock interviews can also help you fulfill requirements for Career Boost, GEM, LCP, and some class assignments if your professor has required a mock interview.

Instructions for Signing Up:

  1. Upload your resume to Career Connection
  2. Access the Campus Interview Schedule on Career Connection
  3. Select an interview time
  4. Arrive for your interview in professional attire in 110 Lanier Hall on October 23.

Oct. 28 - Inspire! Leadership Forum, 5 - 6:30 pm, Magnolia Ballroom

Nov. 2 - 6 - Business Week, Sponsored by Sun Trust Bank

Nov. 12 - Inspire! Leadership Forum, 5-6:30 pm Magnolia Ballroom

Nov. 13 - Alumni Weekend Resume Review Drop-In Event, 1 - 4 pm, Career Center

Visit Career Connection!

Click the button above to visit Georgia College Career Connection and view all current job and internship postings.

Sample of Employment Positions

Here is a sample of the jobs recently added to Career Connection. Click the blue button above to search more jobs opportunities.

#9087 Talent Specialist, Optomi

#9088 Outdoor/Wilderness Leaders, Eagle's Nest Foundation

#9075 Master Control Operator, WFXG, Fox - Augusta, GA

#9070 Financial Advisor, AXA Advisors

#9066 Photographer/MMJ, WTVM9 The News Leader

Sample of Posted Internship Positions

This is a sample of paid and unpaid internships posted on Career Connection. Click the blue button above to search more internship opportunities.

#9050 Event Planning Internship, Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia and the CSRA

#9029 GED Tutor/Teacher, Connecting Henry, Inc.

#9019 College Summer Internship Program 2016, GEICO

#8954 Governor's Intern Program, Office of the Governor

#8679 2016 Summer Intern, Georgia Bureau of Investigation

Stay in the Loop!

Connect with the Career Center on social media, drop by, call, or email us if you have a question or need to make an appointment.

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