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Calendar Of Events

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You can RSVP to most of these events through your CBU CareerLinX account!

Thursday, August 28
Academic Internship Mandatory Orientation
Montesi, 1:00-1:30 pm

Tuesday, September 2
Meet The Firms (Accounting/Finance)
Montesi, 6:00-7:15 pm
Juniors, Seniors, Masters Candidates & Alumni in Finance & Accounting!  Join us for this event specifically for you.  RSVP through your CareerLinX account.  RSVP

Tuesday, September 9
Career Power Hour - Resume Writing
Buckman 112, 1:00-2:00 pm
Never crafted a resume before?  Have one you need to fine-tune?  Then join us for this informative workshop.  RSVP

Wednesday, September 10
Academic Internship Program - Information Session & Application Pick-Up (Round 1)
Every 30 minutes in Career Services (Buckman 207)
9:00 to 12:00 & 1:00 to 4:00
Interested in enrolling in an academic internship for Spring 2015?  You need to come by Career Services to learn more about how you can get one, and what sites are available.

Thursday, September 11
Pizza & Professionals:  Sedgwick
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by September 10th.  Open to all interested students; company has a particular interest in recruiting seniors in Computer Science, MIS/ITM, Electrical Engineering, Math, and related technology areas.

Tuesday, September 16
First Impressions Series - Professional Image & Business Etiquette
Buckman 211 (Montesi), 1:00-2:00 pm
The first workshop in our First Impressions Series....learn everything from how to give a professional handshake, to how to type professional emails, and everything in between.  First 25 registrants received a free business card holder!  RSVP no later than September 12th.

Wednesday, September 17
Mock Interview Day
Buckman 207, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sign up for a practice interview with a recruiter who typically hires CBU students.  This is a great way to fine-tune your interviewing skills.  Reserve your interview time thru your CareerLinX account by September 15th.

Thursday, September 18
STEM Showcase:  Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Career Expo
Buckman 211 (Montesi), 12:00-2:00 pm
All students and alumni in STEM majors are strongly encouraged to attend this event; companies seeking STEM students for full-time jobs, internships and co-ops will be present to share information with you.  Dress professionally and bring plenty of resumes.  RSVP

Tuesday, September 23
Practice Test Drive:  GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, OAT, PCAT, DAT:  
Buckman Hall 207, 2:00-5:00 pm
$5.00 payable on test day allows you to take a retired version of a graduate school entrance exam of your choice.   It's scored just like the real thing, and you get to keep your test booklet as a study guide!  Advanced sign up is required by September 18th thru your CareerLinX account.  RSVP

Thursday, September 25
Graduate School Expo
12:00-2:00 pm, Canale Arena
More than 50 graduate programs from across the country will be in attendance!  Any students or alumni who are considering graduate school are strongly encouraged to attend!  Check this week's Career Directions bulletin for the current list of programs scheduled to attend.

Thursday, October 2
Pizza & Professionals:  Robert Half Accountemps
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by September 30th.  Open to all interested students; students in business, accounting and finance may have particular interest! 

Tuesday, October 7
Career Power Hour - Interviewing Skills
Buckman 211 (Montesi), 1:00-2:00 pm
How should you dress for an interview? What questions should you be prepared to ask?  To answer?  When should you follow up?  Get the answers to these questions and more!  RSVP

Thursday, October 9
First Impressions Series - Dress For Success
Buckman 211 (Montesi), 1:00-2:00 pm
The second workshop in our First Impressions series will teach you how to dress professionally for your interview.  What type of suit is appropriate?  Which colors work best with your skin tones?  How much jewelry is appropriate?  RSVP by October 7.

Thursday, October 16
Pizza & Professionals:  (Mass Mutual)
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by October 14th.  Open to all interested students; students in business, accounting and finance may have particular interest!

Wednesday, October 29
Academic Internship Program - Information Session & Application Pick-Up (Round 2)
Every 30 minutes in Career Services (Buckman 207)
9:00 to 12:00 & 1:00 to 4:00

Thursday, October 30
Pizza & Professionals:  (Peace Corps)
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by October 28th.  Open to all interested students and alumni. 

Tuesday, November 4
Career Panel - Advice From The Big Bucs
1:00 pm, Spain Auditorium
Join us for this exciting new career panel, featuring some of CBU's most famous and successful alumni!  Learn how they got to where they are, and how you can follow in their footsteps!  RSVP

Thursday, November 6
Pizza & Professionals:  CBIZ

Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by November 4th.  Open to all interested students and alumni in Accounting & Finance majors.

Tuesday, November 11
Career Power Hour - Job Search Strategies
Buckman 112, 1:00-2:00 pm
In this day and age, there are lots of ways to find a job.  CBU's Career Services office should be one main tool in your toolbox, but there are many others methods and strategies you can use to get that job you want.  Come learn about them!  RSVP

Wednesday, November 12
First Impressions Series - Best Fork Forward
Sabbatini Lounge, 5:30-6:45 pm
SENIORS ONLY!  Reserve your seat today!  The finale of  First Impressions series on dining etiquette features a four-course meal (including wine), and will teach you the finer points of surviving an important business dinner...from which fork to use when, to where to put your napkin after the meal, and everything in between!  RSVP by November 7!

Thursday, November 13
Pizza & Professionals:  (Shelby Farms)
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Come learn about the organization, who they are, what they do, and about some of the positions they typical hire...and, enjoy free pizza!  What a deal!  RSVP by November 4th.  Open to all interested students and alumni in all majors.

Thursday, November 20
Career Panel - Careers For The Criminal Mind (Forensics & Law Enforcement)
1:00 pm, Spain Auditorium  RSVP

Thursday, December 4
Pizza & Professionals:  (Company TBA)
Buckman 112, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bigfish