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March 2015
Middle East Institute : Employer Networking Sessions
Monday, March 02, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

MEI is the oldest Middle Eastern-focused think tank in the US, and MEI offers a wide range of positions across all of our departments. These positions include working at the Oman Library, in...


Mobile Resume Clinic
Monday, March 02, 2015 • 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Want to have your resume reviewed but haven’t been able to make it to the University Career Center yet? The Peer Career Educators from the University Career Center & the President&...


Raytheon BBN Technologies : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 • 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Title: “Information Exploitation at Raytheon BBN Technologies”  Outline: •Data ingestion, schema alignment, Big data  •Data integration and entity deconfli...


BSOS Career Lab: Connecting with employers for jobs and internships
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Get connected with over 2,000 job and internship positions located in Careers4Terps and over 18,000 employer contacts. This Lab will cover all of the ways Careers4Terps enables you...


Internship Interviews: How to Stand Out from the Competition
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

When searching for internships, it is important to effectively articulate your experiences in an interview setting. This interactive session will help students learn about different types of...


Spring 2015 Go Government Webinar Series: Interviews and Security Clearances: What to Expect
Tuesday, March 03, 2015 • 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.

Interviews and Security Clearances: What to Expect Tuesday, March 3 from 1:00 to 2:00 pm EST So you’ve applied for a federal job: now what? Join us as we discuss how to prepare for ...


In Her Shoes: Empowering Future Leaders in Transportation
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

 The United States Department of Transportation's (USDOT), Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU), invites you to “In Her Shoes: Empowering Future Leaders ...


CANCELLED: Brownbag Lunch: A Career in Wealth Management
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Interested in financial advising? Here’s an opportunity to learn about the nuts and bolts of investment management from a leading industry expert based in New York City.  Ron Vind...


FACULTY/STAFF ONLY: UMD Global Partnerships-Staff Travel Grant Talk: Liberal Arts Career Development in Singapore & Hong Kong
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

In January 2015, Kate Juhl was fortunate to travel to Singapore and Hong Kong to study liberal arts career development at two Universitas 21 institutions, National University of Singapore ...


The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars : Employer Networking Sessions
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 3:30 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

UMD partners with The Washington Center, a nonprofit academic internship program, to provide students the opportunity to intern in the nation’s capital for a semester or summer. You ea...


University of Virginia McIntire School of Commerce : Employer Networking Sessions
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Join Assistant Director Molly Baker for an information session and dinner to learn about the pre-experience University of Virginia M.S. in Commerce, a one-year business degree designed speci...


Stuff Your Resume With Keywords To Highlight Your Experience Webinar
Wednesday, March 04, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

With the average job posting getting hundreds of applications, your resume is going to have to scream “ PICK ME!”   Jay has extensively researched automated resume soft...


Peace Corps Office Hours
Thursday, March 05, 2015 • 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

Interested in Peace Corps?  Attend Peace Corps Office Hours every Thursday from 11a.m.-2p.m. to speak with UMD’s Peace Corps Recruiter. Drop by to learn general in...


Step Three: Making a Good Impression- Etiquette Eating
Thursday, March 05, 2015 • 3:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Did you know a job offer can be lost over how you talk and eat with a prospective employer? As a UMD diverse, talented student do not let this be the reason for your rejection. Come learn t...


CANCELED - Career Shuttle: National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Friday, March 06, 2015 • 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)!  This trip is targeted to the College o...


How to Find an Internship
Monday, March 09, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? To help you with your internship search, we...


US Defense Intelligence Agency : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

The Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) wants to hire YOU. DIA is looking for entry-level IT professionals to fill a variety of technical roles including Cyber Security Specialists, Systems En...


BSOS Career Lab: Developing a federal resume in USAJOBS
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Most of the federal agencies use USAJobs to organize applications. A federally formatted resume is usually double the length of a private sector resume. Don't make the mistake ...


Maryland Metropolitan Education Expo 2015
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

 The Maryland Metropolitan Education Expo is a one day recruiting event that offers talented students in the field of education to network and interview with school systems. MMEE ...


Peace Corps Office Hours
Thursday, March 12, 2015 • 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 Interested in Peace Corps?  Attend Peace Corps Office Hours every Thursday from 11a.m.-2p.m. to speak with UMD’s Peace Corps Recruiter. Drop by to learn gene...


Capital City Fellows Program (CCFP) Session
Monday, March 16, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

 On Wednesday, March 16th the District of Columbia Department of Human Resources will be hosting an information session for the Capital City Fellows Program (CCFP), a may...


Resume Review & Preparation Servic at Fort George G. Meade Technical Job Fair
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 Professional advisors provide a personal “Three Minute Review” of your resume; answer questions and offer advice, all free of charge! 18 March 2015 9 a.m to 2 p.m Clu...


ARHU Career Series: Professional Use of Social Media in the Workplace
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

This is the second workshop in the Spring ARHU Career Series for students in the College of Arts & Humanities. Pick up valuable skills for your resume during this one hour workshop,...


Splunk : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 • 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Splunk will present an information session on their Software Engineering/ Development, Sales Engineering, Business, and Finance positions. They are interested in students from Comp...


How to Find an Internship
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? To help you with your internship search, we...


2015 Diversity in Intelligence
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 • 3:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

 NSA will be hosting its annual NSA Diversity in Intelligence event on Wednesday, March 25th, 3pm-8pm, at NSA Headquarters in Ft. Meade, MD.  We would like to invite your students ...


BSOS Career Lab: Developing a 30-second pitch
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

What are your top skills? Do you have an elevator pitch ready to go? Attend this Lab to identify your top skills through a self-directed skills inventory, develop a 30-second p...


Peace Corps Office Hours
Thursday, March 26, 2015 • 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

 Interested in Peace Corps?  Attend Peace Corps Office Hours every Thursday from 11a.m.-2p.m. to speak with UMD’s Peace Corps Recruiter. Drop by to learn gene...


Yourself in a Year Career Panel
Thursday, March 26, 2015 • 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

To become successful in the workforce, college students must learn how to transition from the classroom to a career. Ever wonder what that process is like? Then come to Yourself in a Year,...


Geographical Sciences Career & Internship Fair 2015
Friday, March 27, 2015 • 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

The Geographical Sciences Advising Office, in cooperation with the University Career Center & The President’s Promise, sponsors a semi-annual career and internship fair specific to...


Architecture, Planning, Historic Preservation and Real Estate Development Career & Internship Fair 2015
Friday, March 27, 2015 • 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Plan to attend this annual networking event for students and alumni. Co-sponsored by the University Career Center & The President's Promise and the School of Architecture, Planning,...


The International Student Internship Workshop
Friday, March 27, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

 Are you an international student and not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? ...


ARHU Career Series: Photoshop 101
Monday, March 30, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

This is the final workshop in the Spring ARHU Career Series for students in the College of Arts & Humanities. Add more valuable skills to your resume during this one hour workshop o...


BSOS Career Lab: Networking
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

With 60-80% of available positions being filled exclusively through referral, networking effectively is a crucial skill. Learn how to get started networking with intention. Ca...






April 2015
Use Your Strengths to Create a Rewarding and Satisfying Career Webinar
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

You deserve to be happy.  You deserve to love to get up and go to work – EVERYDAY!   Best selling author, Tom Rath, has used the extensive, global research of the Gallup...


Clean Water Action : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 02, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

 Clean Water Action will present an information session on their full time and part time now and in summer positions. They are interested in students from all majors....


How to Find an Internship
Monday, April 06, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? To help you with your internship search, we...


BSOS Career Lab: Choosing a graduate school program
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Are you considering graduate school? Not sure what programs may be a fit for you? Spend 50 minutes in the Lab to find out what factors are important when choosing a graduate pr...


Health Professions Recruitment Fair 2015
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Are you interested in a Health Profession? Do you want to be a Doctor, Dentist, Pharmacist, Physician’s Assistant, Physical Therapist or Nurse? If you answered yes, plan to attend the...


CAREER PANEL: Sports & the Humanities
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Learn more about the wide variety of careers and internships available for those who love sports. Panelists will come from fields including sports public relations, journalism, marketing, ma...


Career Shuttle: Olney Theatre Center
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle to the Olney Theatre Center!  This career shuttle is for students who are interested in learning more...


Start Up Career & Internship Fair 2015
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Jobs and Internships at start up firms can be both exciting and challenging, a great environment for current college students and recent graduates. The Washington, DC and Baltimore areas are...


CoStar Group : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Catch up with a few members of our hiring team and learn about CoStar Group and what it's like to work for our company. This information session will include a brief product demo, a company ...


BSOS Career Lab: LinkedIn for beginners
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

LinkedIn is the most powerful professional social networking site available. Have you been wondering how to get started? Attend this Lab to get started on your profile and lear...


Career Shuttle: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Friday, April 17, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center! This visit is open to all UMD students and alumni, but stu...


BSOS Career Lab: LinkedIn- networking and researching (advanced)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Now that you have completed your LinkedIn profile, you may be wondering what is next! Attend this Lab to gain tips for following organizations of interest, researching your maj...


BSOS Career Lab: Salary negotiation
Monday, April 27, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learn how to research your worth and use that research to negotiate your salary. Career outcome: students will leave with a salary range for their industry for the geographica...


Step 4: Connect Now with Industry Representatives from Diverse Workplaces
Thursday, April 30, 2015 • 4:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

  An event for the 2015 Diversity Career Series Bottom Line: A Diverse Workplace Matters!  ...






May 2015
5 Steps to Building a Powerful & Profitable Network Webinar
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Your chances of attaining your dream job will improve drastically when you have a plan.  Because networking is a principal way job seekers are getting jobs today, you need to have an ac...






June 2015
What You Don’t Say In An Interview Could Hold You Back Webinar
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

There is a good chance you are the best candidate for the job, but what if you can’t articulate that?  Interviews unfortunately favor individuals who can not only listen and under...





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