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This Week at SI-CDO - Monday, September 27 2010

In this Edition:
Employers @SI
Other Career Events on Campus
Workshops/Programs
Walk-in Hours for the Week
Online Careers Chat Session

Employers @SI
Sapient Information Session
Monday, Septepmber 27
6:00-7:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Menlo Innovations Information Session
Tuesday, September 28
Noon-1:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Google Information Session
Tuesday, September 28
7:00-8:30 p.m.
2255 North Quad

ISKME Information Session
Wednesday, September 29
Noon-1:30 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Other Career Events on Campus
Engineering Career Fair
Monday, September 27
Tuesday, September 28
10:00-4:00 p.m.
Pierpont Commons, Duderstandt Center, CSE Building and EECS Building

A career fair sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers and Tau Beta Pi and open to all. The SI Career Development Office notes that SI students should consider attending.

MANY participating corporations actively recruit/hire SI students—so check it out! Here are just a few of the employers that will be there…Apple, Abbott, Intel, HP, Accenture, Chevron, Google, Lockheed Martin, Yahoo and many more. To see the full list, go to http://www.umcareerfair.org/student/corporationsattending.

UM Career Expo
Wednesday, September 29
2:00-6:00 p.m.
Michigan Union

A career fair sponsored by the Society of Women Engineers and Tau Beta Pi and open to all. The SI Career Development Office notes that SI students should consider attending.

Funding for Internships & Research Abroad
Tuesday, September 28
4:00-5:00 p.m.
1120 Weill Hall

Workshops/Programs
Career Exploration Information Series: Information Policy Careers
Wednesday, September 29
5:00-6:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

In this session, the Information Policy specialization will be introduced, examined and information will be shared on the following to help you envision your career pathway and prepare for success: required skills and abilities, employment outlook, salaries, job outcomes, industry trends, testimonies and tips, and much more.

Cover Letter Writing Workshop
Thursday, September 30
Noon-1:00 p.m.
2255 North Quad

In this hands-on workshop, learn how to write and utilize a well-written and formatted cover letter. The main components of a cover letter will be included, including tips on how to tailor a cover letter and make it catch the eye of an employer.

Resume Panel Workshop
Friday, October 1
Noon-1:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Ever wonder what happens after you’ve spent all that time posting your resume to every major on-line job board or to dozens of company web sites? Do actual human beings ever see it? Do you feel like it goes off into a perceived ‘black hole’ never to be seen again? We have information that will guarantee your resume gets noticed on-line! A panel of resume experts from various departments on campus will provide advice/tips on how to create an effective resume for any industry.

Walk-in Hours - for those quick 10 minutes or less career questions!
Joanna Kroll (jckroll@umich.edu)
Tuesday, September 28 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. - 3360 North Quad

Kelly Kowatch (kkowatch@umich.edu)
Thursday, September 30 from 2:30-4:30 p.m. - 3360 North Quad
Friday, October 1 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. - SI Student Lounge, North Quad

Emily Bowman
If you have general career development questions, need assistance with your part-time job search, or would like your resume reviewed, you can make an appointment with Emily Bowman by emailing her at embow@umich.edu. Students who schedule appointments will be given first priority but walk-ins are welcome.

Wednesday, September 29 from Noon-5:00 p.m. - 3360 North Quad
Friday, October 1 from Noon-4:00 p.m. - 3360 North Quad

Students who schedule appointments will be given first priority but walk-ins are welcome.

Walk-in appointments are meant to answer your quick 10-minutes or less questions. If you need a longer counseling session, please make an appointment by emailing si.careers@umich.edu.

Online Careers Chat Session
Wednesday, September 29
9:30-10:30 p.m.

Don’t have time to come in for an appointment right now or attend any workshops this week?

Don’t worry, we’ll come to you! Participate in this monthly live chat session with Joanna Kroll and Kelly Kowatch to ask any quick career or job/internship search questions you might have!

You can access the chat session through the CDO ctools site at https://ctools.umich.edu/portal/site/5cf4c908-4739-48f1-b942-bdf17647332b/page/cadd02aa-c35a-474f-a5dd-fe857725eadd.

Posted by shamille at September 27, 2010 10:57 AM

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