Spring 2019 Events Calendar 

The Valpo Career Center hosts a large number of programs and events each semester, ranging from small workshops to prominent guest speakers and large Career Expos. Below you’ll find a list of our ongoing event series, and to the left are links to descriptions of our major annual events.

Subscribe to the Career Center (career.center@valpo.edu) Google Calendar to have the events show up on your own Google calendar.

 

Additional events will be scheduled. All events, dates, times and locations are subject to change.
EVENT DATE, TIME LOCATION
Career Center Open House Fri, Jan 11, 3 – 5p Career Center
Conducting a Job/Internship Search Mon, Jan 14, 1 – 1:30p Career Center
MAJORly Undecided: Choosing a Major Wed, Jan 16, 4:30 – 5p Career Center
Employer Presentation – IT People Network Tues, Jan 22, 2:30 – 3p Career Center
Networking 101 Wed, Jan 23, 12 – 12:30p Career Center
Careers in Advertising, Public Relations and Marketing (a panel of alumni) Wed, Jan 23, 7 – 8p Urschel 120
“What Can I Do With My Major?” Fri, Jan 25, 3 – 3:30p Career Center
Careers in Sales, Marketing and Business Development (a panel of alumni) – postponed due to weather new date TBD Thu, Jan 31, 7 – 8p Urschel 202
I Have NO Clue What to Do at the Job & Internship Expo Mon, Feb 4, 4:30 – 5p Career Center
Ace Your Interview Tue, Feb 5, 4:30 – 5p Career Center
What to Wear to the Expo Wed, Feb 6, 4:30 – 5p Career Center
Kappa Delta “Professional Day” in the Career Center Thu, Feb 7, 12:30 – 5p Career Center
“Employer-in-Residence” Thu, Feb 7, 12:30 – 5p Career Center
Employer Presentation – HAP Alaska Yukon Thu, Feb 7, 2 – 4p Career Center
Illinois Institute of Technology Info Session Fri, Feb 8, 10 – 11a Career Center
Prelaw Panel Fri, Feb 8, 12 – 1p Career Center
Job and Internship Expo Fri, Feb 8, 1 – 4p Harre Union
Conducting a Job/Internship Search Tue, Feb 12, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
Careers in Finance, Banking, Consulting and Real Estate (a panel of alumni) – postponed due to weather new date TBD Tue, Feb 12, 7 – 8p Urschel 202
Creating a Target List Wed, Feb 13, 4 – 5p CLIR 261B
Mock Interviews Fri, Feb 15, 8:30 – 12:30p Career Center
“What Can I Do With My Major?” Wed, Feb 20, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
“Out at Work” (featuring a panel of LGBTQ+ professionals and allies) Wed, Feb 20, 5:30p Career Center
Networking 101 Fri, Feb 22, 2 – 2:30p Career Center
Company/Industry Research and Interview Preparation Tue, Feb 26, 4 – 5p CLIR 261B
“Chi Omega Professional Day” in the Career Center Wed, Feb 27, 12:30 – 4p Career Center
Ace Your Interview Wed, Feb 27, 3:30 – 4p Career Center
“How I Got my Internship” (panel of current students) Thu, Feb 28, 6:30 – 7:30p Career Center
Spring Career Trek – employer site visits Mon, Mar 4 – Tue, Mar 5 Indianapolis
Conducting a Job/Internship Search Wed, Mar 20, 4:30 – 5p Career Center
“What Can I Do With My Major?” Fri, Mar 22, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
Mock Interviews Mon, Mar 25, 9a – 3p Career Center
Ace Your Interview Mon, Mar 25, 3 – 3:30p Career Center
“Make Money and Give Back” (Modern Woodmen Fraternal Financial) Tue, Mar 26, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
Careers in Sports (a panel of alumni) Wed, Mar 27, 7 – 8p Career Center
“The Game is Over, Now What?” Thu, Mar 28, 7 – 8p Career Center
Start Smart Salary Negotiation for Women Tues, Apr 2, 4 – 6p ASB 114
Careers in Supply Chain and Logistics (a panel of alumni)(event is postponed and will be rescheduled) Tues, Apr 2, 7 – 8p Urschel 202
Careers in Sales, Marketing and Business Development (a panel of alumni)  Wed, Apr 3, 7 – 8p Urschel 202
“Employer-in-Residence” Thu, Apr 4, 12:30 – 5p Career Center
“Job Acquisition Strategies” Thu, Apr 4, 4:15 – 5p Career Center
Valpo@Work – English Mon, Apr 8, 5:30 – 6:30p Harre Union, Hearth
Valpo@Work – Economics Mon, Apr 8, 7 – 8p Harre Union, Alumni
Valpo@Work – Foreign Languages & Literatures Tues, Apr 9, 5:30 – 6:30p Harre Union, Brown & Gold Room
Valpo@Work – Communication Tues, Apr 9, 7 – 8p Harre Union, Brown & Gold Room
Valpo@Work – Sociology/Criminology Tues, Apr 9, 7 – 8p Harre Union, Hearth
Valpo@Work – Geography/Meteorology Wed, Apr 10, 5:30 – 6:30p Harre Union, Brown & Gold
Alumni-Student Panel and Reception Thu, Apr 11, 5p Community Room
Networking 101 Mon, Apr 15, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
Edward Jones Info Session Tue, Apr 16, 4:15 – 5p Career Center
Service Related Career Panel Wed, Apr 17, 6 – 7p Career Center
Mock Interviews Mon, Apr 22, 9a – 3p Career Center
Careers in Finance, Banking, Consulting and Real Estate (a panel of alumni) Tue, Apr 23, 7 – 8p Urschel 202
“How Naming Your Values Up Front Expedites Your Job Search” (workshop with Katie Smith ’08, Founder of Careerable) Wed, Apr 24, 5:30 – 6:30p Career Center
Conducting a Job/Internship Search Tue, Apr 25, 3 – 3:30p Career Center
Ace Your Interview Fri, Apr 26, 2 – 2:30p Career Center
“What Can I Do With My Major?” Tue, Apr 30, 4 – 4:30p Career Center
Law and Business Alumni Panel Wed, May 1, 7 – 8p Career Center
“Make Your Work Matter” (Caterpillar)  Thu, May 2, 6 – 7p Gellersen 137
Career Center Hours Monday – Friday 8a – 5p
Drop-In Advising Hours (15-minute sessions on a first-come, first-served basis):
Mon, Wed & Fri 2 – 4p and Tue & Thu 10a – 12p
219.464.5005 – www.valpo.edu/career – career.center@valpo.edu
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