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Have you recently attended a Career Services workshop? Please use the link below to submit feedback about the experience. We appreciate you taking the time to assist in efforts to improve our professional development offerings!

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Upcoming Professional Development Opportunities

October

Disney College Program Information Sessions
Every Tuesday @ 10:00am EST from Sept 21 - Oct 19
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Every Wednesday @ 3:00pm EST from Sept 22 – Oct 20
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Every Thursday @ 3:00pm EST from Sept 23 – Oct 21
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Japan Exchange and Teaching Program (JET) Information Sessions
Thursday, Oct. 7: 5:00pm - 5:45pm
Wednesday, Oct. 13: 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Friday, Oct. 22: 2:30pm - 3:15pm
Pre-registration required. Sign up for a JET Info Session.

Faculty & Staff Internship Training
Monday, October 18, 12-1pm
Learn about the process for getting academic credit for internships.
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Building an Effective Career Network (The Power of Networking)
Monday, October 18, 4-5pm
Unpack the power of networking and gain tips on how to do it effectively. Explore opportunities to network including in-person and virtual settings. Prepare for networking at the upcoming CWU virtual career fairs.
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Meeting ID: 848 6333 1284
Passcode: Transfer21

Articulating Your Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities to Potential Employers
Tuesday, October 19, 6-7pm
Learn how to write strong bulleted descriptive statements that will make you stand out from other applicants for even the most competitive positions.
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How to Create Healthy Habits for Success in College for ETA+ Students
Wednesday, October 20, 3-3:40pm
Do you ever wonder why some people are so successful in carrying out their New Year's resolutions and others are not? This online workshop explores the science of how habits are formed and how you apply these principles to your life every day as a student.
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Meeting ID: 837 6756 5600
Passcode: 591152

Virtual Fall Career, Internship, & Grad School Fair
Wednesday, October 20, 3-5pm
Career Fair Plus

The Fall Career, Internship, & Grad School Fair is a 2-day recruitment event for upcoming graduates seeking employment or further education upon graduation and for students seeking internships. Companies may be recruiting from all disciplines. The 2021 Fall Career, Internship, and Grad School Fair will be held virtually on Career Fair Plus on Wednesday, October 20 (3-5pm), and on the Ellensburg campus on Thursday, October 28 (10am-2pm). For more information, use the Career Fair Plus page, linked above.

Get ready for the Fall Fair and learn more about what to expect from this virtual experience using these Career Fair Plus resources:

Virtual Career Trek: The Society for Marketing Professional Services
Thursday, October 21, 12:30-1:30pm.
SMPS, the Society for Marketing Professional Services, is the only non-profit marketing organization dedicated to creating business opportunities and enhancing the careers of marketing professionals in the architecture, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industries. Their 7,000 members in 58 chapters across the US and Canada are marketing and business development professionals employed by architecture, engineering, construction, planning, landscape, interior design, legal, accounting, and specialty consulting firms. The SMPS Seattle chapter is one of the oldest, largest, and fastest-growing SMPS chapters in the country. Their network comprises more than 300 members from hundreds of firms throughout Washington, Montana, Idaho, and British Columbia.

Each career trek will include a company overview, panel with employees from various departments, discussion about any internships or entry-level job opportunities, plus plenty of time for Q&A. Hosted by Seattle University as part of a joint initiative from higher education institutions in the Pacific Northwest. Open to all CWU students.

Register for the SMPS Virtual Career Trek. Registration will close Wednesday, October 20, at 12pm.

Intro to Career Services
Thursday, October 21, 4:30-5pm
Do you know all the things that Career Services can offer you to support your academic and career development? This workshop is an overview of all the things we provide.
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Meeting ID: 868 0366 1513
Passcode: 378271

Managing Your Brand
Tuesday, October 26, 4-5pm
The focus of this workshop is to answer the following questions: What is a brand? How can I create one? Where and how do I use it?
Please register for this workshop.

2021 22ⁿᵈ Annual Stand Down and Veterans Benefit Fair
Saturday, October 23, 9am-3pm
State Fair Park, Sun Dome in Yakima
Great opportunity for Veterans to see what career opportunities are available throughout the valley.
Get more information and register.

Have Fun with Career Assessments
Tuesday, October 26, 5-5:30pm
Learn about the free assessments you can take through CWU Career Services, what they can tell you about your personality and interests and how that might relate to your major.
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Meeting ID: 860 5451 1533
Passcode: 404839

Fall Career, Internship, & Grad School Fair
Thursday, October 28, 10am-2pm
SURC Ballroom

The Fall Career, Internship, & Grad School Fair is a 2-day recruitment event for upcoming graduates seeking employment or further education upon graduation and for students seeking internships. Companies may be recruiting from all disciplines. The 2021 Fall Career, Internship, and Grad School Fair will be held virtually on Career Fair Plus on Wednesday, October 20 (3-5pm), and on the Ellensburg campus on Thursday, October 28 (10am-2pm). For more information, go to the event page on Career Fair Plus.

November

Crafting Effective Cover Letters
Tuesday, November 2, 4-5pm
Learn important rules and guidelines, along with additional tips on how to create a strong and effective cover letter.
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Virtual Majors Fair
Wednesday, November 3, 10am-12pm
Career Fair Plus

Meet with faculty and staff from academic departments across campus at the Majors Fair, an event for prospective and current CWU students. This event is the perfect opportunity to find out about available majors, minors, and programs and choose the right one for you.The 2021 Majors Fair will be held on Wednesday, November 3, as a 2-part event. CWU students will be able to meet with department reps online via Career Fair Plus from 10am-12pm and/or in person, in the SURC Ballroom, from 2-4pm. Check back here for updates.

Internships 101
Thursday, November 4, 4-5pm
Get experience! Students and faculty will learn about the internship process for academic credit.
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Interviewing 101
Tuesday, November 9, 4-5pm
Learn the essentials to interviewing successfully both in person and virtually.
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Meeting ID: 466 887 6052
Passcode: 7777777

Building Career Connections through Informational Interviewing
Tuesday, November 16, 6-7pm
According to a National Association of Colleges & Employers recent study, more than nine out of 10 students who had internships during college engaged in networking with business professionals via informational interviews. Find out how you, too, can practice in this valuable networking activity.
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Questions? Contact Career Services at career@cwu.edu.

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