April 21, 2017
9:00am - 2:00pmCareer Center, Training Room
2:00pm - 3:30pmEmerald Bay B, Student Center
Schedule of Events9:00am - Oh the Places You'll Go with a Grad Degree10:00am - Identifying Your Professional Skills11:00am - LinkedIn and the Job Search12:00pm - Understanding OPT1:00pm - How to Start Your Own Business as a Student2:00pm - F1/J1 Students: Post-OPT Immigration Options in the Trump Era
Learn about the graduate school pathways and consider the career opportunities during and after graduate school. Whether you are a looking to teach, perform research, or enhance your knowledge and skill set for a particular industry, grad school can be a gateway to professional success.
Learn how you can translate your experiences (academic, extracurricular, volunteer, internships, part-time job, etc.) into specific skills sought by employers! A variety of activities we engage in on a regular basis help develop skills all types of employers are seeking. Oftentimes students overly these activities when writing a resume or talking about their experience. In this workshop you will learn how to evaluate your past activities to identity and highlight sought-after skills and format statements for your resume.
Learn how to effectively use LinkedIn in your job search. Part of the challenge of any job search is finding employers and making connections with people in your target industry. LinkedIn is a valuable resource you can use to research industries, meet recruiters, and get connected.
Come learn about Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 students. This session will review: OPT eligibility requirements, how to plan your OPT timeline, and review the OPT application process. International student advisors will be there to present and answer questions related to OPT authorization.
Starting a business can be tough when you're a student- but if you know where and how to start, and you're willing to put in the effort, it can offer amazing benefits. Build your resume, and pursue your passions with your own business! Learn how to get started with the ANTrepreneur Center.
Topics for this event will include options for investors, innovators and entrepreneurs, and precautionary steps for those impacted by the travel bans