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Start September off Right

September is a great time to take that first step in your career planning, especially because the Career Center's calendar is full of awesome events. Keep on reading to find out what is coming up this week.


This week's events:

Sept. 8 Auburn University School of Pharmacy presentation at 12:30 p.m. in the Innovation Station and individual Meetings from 10-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2 p.m.

Sept. 9 Senior Picnic, 11:30 am-1:00 p.m. on Front Campus

Sept. 10 Grad School Planning Meet-up, 3:30 p.m. in the Innovation Station

Sept. 10 Winshape Camps Information Table, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the A&S Fountain

What's in this issue?


  • Auburn University School of Pharmacy presentation, Sept. 8
  • Senior Picnic, Sept. 9
  • What's a Meet-up?
  • Winshape Camps' Information Table
  • Hot Jobs and Internships

Are you interested in Pharmacy School?

Dr. Charles Woosley, Director of Graduate Recruitment at Harrison School of Pharmacy at Auburn University, will present to students interested in pharmacy school. Whether you are applying this year or in the future, this information session will answer your questions and provide new insight into the application process. Freshmen to seniors, as well as graduate students are highly encouraged to attend.


Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Location: Innovation Station (1st Floor Russell Library)


Call the Career Center at (478)445-5384 to schedule individual meetings with Dr. Woosley.

Georgia College Senior Picnic

Kick off your job or graduate school search with the University Career Center and the 2015 Senior Picnic, presented by Verizon Wireless, on Wednesday from 11:30 am-1 pm.


The first 400 seniors that check in will receive the official Senior Picnic t-shirt and free food.


So who's going to be there? All of your friends, and these awesome companies:

Verizon Wireless

GEICO

GC University Alumni Association

Sherwin Williams Co.

Teach for America

Nolan Transportation Group, Inc.

C.H. Robinson

Becker CPA Review

Marquee Insurance Group

OTR Capital

Peace Corps

Pennington Seed, Inc.

State Farm

Waffle House


Find out more by visiting the Georgia College Senior Picnic Facebook page.

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What's a Meet-up?

Are you tired of boring, old workshops with some person going on and on about how you should get a job, do an internship, or go to grad school?


We sure are! That's why we have changed our presentation style to better fit the student's needs and interests. What used to be a workshop is now a meet-up, where you will be able to ask your questions and figure out your plan for graduate school, internship and job searches, and LinkedIn. These meet-ups will be tailored to meet the needs of the attendees, so come with questions and leave with confidence.


Come to our first Meet-up of the semester - Grad School Planning - Thursday, Sept. 10 at 3:30 p.m. in the Innovation Station.

The Grad School Planning Meet-up is for anyone considering graduate school.


**Hilarious comic by Tedd Goff of www.tedgoff.com

WinShape Camps offers overnight and day camp experiences for boys and girls of all ages through exciting programs designed to sharpen their character, deepen their faith, and grow in their relationships with others.


Representatives from WinShape Camps will be on campus on Thursday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the A&S Fountain to share information about summer employment opportunities!


Visit http://winshape.org/camps/whereisthere/ to learn more about summer staff positions and apply. The deadline to apply for summer 2016 is October 28. You must apply online to be considered for an interview. Interviews will take place at Georgia College on November 16-17.

Career Center Atkinson Hours

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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.


#8849 Computer Technician, Proactive Home Care Services, Inc.


#8824 Facility Environmental Coordinator, Georgia Pacific


#8838 Lobby Lounge Server, The Ritz-Carlton, Reynolds Plantation


#8844 Environmental Technician, Arrowood Environmental Group, Inc.

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.


#8826 Sustainability Intern, GC Office of Sustainability


#8843 Spring Internships, Growing Leaders


#8845 PR & Social Media Internship, 360 Media

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.


110 Lanier Hall | Career.Center@gcsu.edu

478-445-5384 | gcsu.edu/career