Events

  • Career Fair 2016 February 11, 10 to 3, Bernhard Center
  • Some Career and Student Employment Services staff pose for a picture around the career chat kiosk at the Student Affairs welcome back breakfast

    Introducing the Career Chat Kiosk rolling career information to Broncos! Check our events page (click slide) to see when the Kiosk will be on campus and who will be rolling with it.

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Career fairs | Career fair preparation activitiesEmployer information sessions | Career Chat Kiosk
Employer On Duty (mock interviews) | Other career events 

Career fairs

Career Fair 2016
February 11, 2016, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bernhard Center ballrooms
Career Fair Interviewing Event 2016
February 12, 2016, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Bernhard Center ballrooms
Students: Volunteer for the Career Fair 2016

Government and Nonprofit Career Fair 2016
February 12, 2016, 1 to 4 p.m., Bernhard Center ballrooms
Students: Volunteer for the Government and Nonprofit Career Fair 2016

Aviation Outlook Day
April 1, 2016, Aviation Education Center, Battle Creek, MI

Education Career Fair
April 13, 2016, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bernhard Center ballroom
Students: Volunteer for the Education Career Fair 2016

Fall 2015 events

Nurse Networking Day
September 1, 2015, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., College of Health and Human Services building atrium.

Graduate and Professional School Fair
October 5, 2015, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., Bernhard Center

Business Career Day (organized by the Career Center in the Haworth College of Business)
October 8, 2015. For information, contact the Career Center in Haworth College of Business

Engineering Expo (Career Fair)
October 14, 2015, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Parkview Campus, corporate sponsor: DENSO. 
Engineering Expo Interviewing Event
October 15, 2015, Bernhard Center 

Michigan Association of Broadcasters Career Fair
October 20, 2015, noon - 3 p.m., Brown Hall lobby. 

 

Career Fair Preparation ACTIVITIES

Mock career fair practice and resume critique sessions - all majors encouraged to attend!

Sponsored by Auto-Owners Insurance


Lunch and Pepsi products provided for students at both sessions.

Brown Hall lobby
Wednesday, January 27: drop in anytime between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Employers attending include Auto-Owners Insurance, Bell's Brewery, DENSO, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Verizon, and Zoetis.
Floyd Hall lobby (formerly known as Parkview building)
Tuesday, February 2: drop in anytime between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • All majors encouraged to attend! Pre-registration is appreciated at the following link, and drop-ins are welcome the day of the event: https://wmich.joinhandshake.com/events/10569
  • Employers attending include Auto-Owners Insurance, DENSO, W. Soule, and Zoetis.
Format for both sessions - students may drop-in and meet with an employer or career services staff for: 
  • Resume critique
  • Proper handshake, 30-second commercial practice, questions to ask, and how to wrap-up
  • How to properly research employers prior to the fair
  • Professional dress guidelines

 

Preparing for your Queer Career: An LBGTQIA+ Career Workshop

Thursday, January 28, from 6 to 8 p.m., Trimpe Hall Multicultural center.

  • An employer panel will answer career fair preparation questions and critique resumes. Employers attending include PepsiCo., Kalamazoo County and PNC Bank.
  • Snacks and refreshments provided for students. 

 

Resume Critique Drop-off

Drop off your resume for critique at Career and Student Employment Services (1401 Ellsworth Hall) between January 19 and February 5. Resumes that have been reviewed can be picked up in two business days. 

 

Drop-in Career Advising

  • Career Zone (1344 Ellsworth): Monday-Friday, noon to 5 p.m.
  • 2352 Friedmann: Thursdays, noon to 4 p.m.
  • Café Critique (Parkview Café): Mondays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesdays, noon to 3 p.m., Thursdays, noon to 2 p.m.

Career Chat Kiosk drop-ins in Bernhard Center:

The Career Chat Kiosk is rolling career information to Broncos! Find out how our office can help with interviews, networking, cover letters, resumes, and more.

Stop by  to learn how to prepare for the career fairs! Find out when and where we'll be:

Date Time Location
Wednesday, January 20 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, January 27 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, February 3 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, February 10 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe

 

Career Chat Kiosk

The Career Chat Kiosk is rolling career information to Broncos! Find out how our office can help with interviews, networking, cover letters, resumes, and more.

Stop by  to learn how to prepare for the career fairs! Find out when and where we'll be: 

Date Time Location
Wednesday, January 20 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, January 27 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, February 3 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe
Wednesday, February 10 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Main level of Bernhard Center, by Bernhard Center Cafe

 

 

Employer information sessions

Auto-Owner's Insurance Employer Information Session
Tuesday, February 2, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the Parkview Room in Floyd Hall. Food and Pepsi products provided for student attendees. 

Humphrey Products Employer Information Session
Thursday, February 4, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the Parkview Room in Floyd Hall. Food and Pepsi products provided for student attendees. 

 

Other career events

View career events hosted by the Zhang Career Center at the Haworth College of Business.