Fall 2017 Events

The Center for Personal and Professional Development offers several events each year, including career fairs, programs on writing a resume, identifying career options, finding an internship or full-time job, applying to graduate school and more!

Connect Fair
August 22, 2017 11:00am-1:00pm
Tucker Student Center
 
Focus: Time Management and Goal Setting Workshop
August 31st at 9:25am and 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Make It Happen: Launching Your Ideas Using Design Thinking Workshop
September 7th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Leading Campus Clubs Workshop Session 1
September 7th at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Social Media and the Hiring Process Workshop
September 14th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Graduate Preparation Series (GPS) Week
Grad School 101: Applications, Tests, and Essays Workshop
September 18th at 6:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Financial Aid 101: Paying for Graduate School Workshop
September 20th at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Refining Your Purpose Workshop
September 21st at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Graduate and Professional School Fair
September 22nd from 11:00am-2:00pm
Tucker Student Center Faith Hall
Colleges/Universities: Registration is through our career management system, WebbWorks.  Click here to sign in or create an account.
 
Networking Now: You Can't Afford to Wait Workshop
September 28th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Intro to Internships: Essentials for Getting Started Workshop
October 3rd at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Five Things Effective Leaders Do Workshop
October 5th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Leading Camus Clubs Workshop Session 2
October 5th at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Essentials for Developing your Resume
October 10th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Leading Effective Meetings Workshop
October 12th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Acing the Interview: Prepping for an Interview Workshop
October 17th at 6:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
*This event is highly encouraged for those participating in mock interviews
 
Mock Interviews
October 18th from 12:00pm-6:00pm
Washburn House
Students MUST sign up for a time slot located on WebbWorks by October 5th
 
What Every Employer Looks for in a New Hire Workshop
October 26th  at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Career Fair Preparation Drop-In
November 1st from 2:00-5:00pm
Tucker Student Center, Suite 157
 
Metrolina Career Fair
November 2nd from 10:30am-1:00pm
Hosted at Johnson and Wales University-Charlotte
235 S. Cedar Street
Students: Transportation is provided.  Register on WebbWorks to ride with us
Employers: Click here to learn more about the career fair!
 
Reviewing Resumes like an Employer: Polishing and Perfecting Workshop
November 8th at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Room 141
 
Lead with Emotional Intelligence Workshop
November 9th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Leading Campus Clubs Workshop Session 3
November 9th at 3:00pm
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Highly Effective Teams Workshop
November 16th at 9:25am
Tucker Student Center Theater
 
Resume Review Drop In Sessions
November 29th from 3:00-6:00pm
November 30th from 9:25-10:30am
Tucker Student Center Suite 157

 

Employer Partners

We are delighted to partner with organizations and business to provide exceptional experiences to our students.  If you are an organization looking to become more involves with our office, please contact us for more information on collaboration options.