Industry Newsletter

a Cohen Career Center publication

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What You'll Find

Resource Spotlight
  • Cohen Career Center Program Travel Funds

Career Fair Prep
  • Join us Sept. 14 between noon and 4:30 and learn how to "Crush the Career Fair"

New Times for Quick Advising

  • Come visit us Monday through Thursday from 2 - 4 p.m.

Fall 2017 Career Center Events (graphic)
  • Keep these dates in mind as you fill out your semester planner


NACE Career Competencies (graphic)

  • Global/Intercultural Fluency and Digital Technology have been added to this of core competencies employers are looking for

Grow Your LinkedIn Network
  • Join the conversation around industry topics that interest you


Student Testimonial

  • A fellow member of the Tribe shares his experience working with the career center

Resource Spotlight: Cohen Career Center Program Travel Funds

It is our hope that funding will never be a reason you're not able to attend a Cohen Career Center sponsored event. To help offset costs, students can apply for funds to cover travel, lodging, and program fees.

Read more about eligibility requirements and how to apply here.

Career Fair Prep!

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New Times for Quick Advising!

Need a quick resume or cover letter review? Have a question about a job posting or career center event? Stop by the career center atrium during Quick Advising, Monday through Thursday, from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.


Of course, you can always schedule a career advising appointment, up to one hour, by calling (757-221-3231) the Cohen Career Center or visiting the front desk, but Quick Advising provides an opportunity for you to drop-in without an appointment and get quick help on a focused topic.

Fall 2017 Career Center Events

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Calendar Highlights

Events
  • Fall Career & Internship Fair (9/15)
  • Graduate & Professional School Fair (9/29)


Workshops

  • Navigating a Career Fair (9/14)
  • What I Wish I'd Known: Graduate School Prep (9/27)


Learn more by visiting TribeCareers, where you can keep an eye on upcoming events and workshops related to Education & Human Services careers.

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Grow Your LinkedIn Network

One way to network and learn more about the industries you're interested in is to join prominent LinkedIn Groups where professionals share and discuss relevant news and information.

The three LinkedIn groups below could be possible places to start:

Student Testimonial

"I was impressed by the breadth of companies the Cohen Career Center was able to bring to campus, as well as the access I had to Cohen Career Center staff when I wanted a resume critique and advice for how to best navigate the job application process."

- Rohan Desai '17

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