Workshops And Programs

Workshops and Programs

Wednesday September 19
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
McComsey Ford Atrium
What to Expect At The Accounting and Finance Job & Internship Fair
This workshop is designed to give you the skills to successfully navigate the event. You will learn how to research employers and positions; how to successfully approach employers; and how to follow-up with recruiters after the event.

Wednesday September 19
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
McComsey Ford Atrium
Resume Critiques.
Bring a printed copy of your resume for this drop in event.  Spend 15 minutes with a human resources professional or Experiential Learning & Career Management professional for feedback and recommendations on how to create a winning resume.

Tuesday October 2
12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
SMC Rm 118
Sophomore Special: Assessing Your Skills When Creating Your Resume.
How can I develop a resume when I have no experience?  How can I gain experience without an effective resume?  By attending this workshop you will learn how to assess your skills and experiences you gained in the classroom, activities, athletics, and summer jobs.  You will be given the steps to transform these experiences into a targeted resume.

Thursday October 4
12:10 pm - 1:00 pm
SMC Rm 118
Creating That Winning Resume!
You know you have to have one....but how can you transform your experiences into a powerful marketing tool?  By attending this workshop you will learn what employers are looking for when they review your resume.

Monday October 15
12:00 pm - 12:50 pm
SMC Rm 118
What To Expect At A Job & Internship Fair.
With over 150 employers attending the Fall Job & Internship Fair, you might feel overwhelmed and not know how to plan your approach to the day.  By attending this workshop you will learn how to research employers and positions; strategies on how to approach employers; and how to follow-up with recruiters after the fair.                                                                        

Skill Development Sessions

During these interactive sessions, students will learn about the career-readiness competencies necessary for workplace success. Participation in these workshops is required for students participating in the MU-SCORE Workforce Traineeship Program. The majority of these sessions (unless otherwise noted) are also open and available to all students interested in learning more about and refining their career-readiness skills.  

Skill Development Sessions – 12:05 p.m. in SMC Room 24 (unless otherwise noted)

Thursday, September 13 –Pre Service Orientation/Professionalism/Productivity (1 hr) This session is only open to traineeship students 

Thursday, October 4 - Oral/Written Communications and Leadership (1 hr)

Thursday, November 1 - Global/Intercultural Fluency and Digital Technology (1 hr)

Thursday, December 6 Student Celebration/Wrap Up/Lessons Learned (1 hr) This session is only open to traineeship students

Internship Clinics

Experiential Learning & Career Management hosts internship clinics introducing students to the credit-bearing internship program.  The internship clinics will provide students:

  • What are the eligibility requirements to seek internships for academic credits
  • What does the process for receiving academic credits entail; what are the steps
  • How to prepare for the internship search (resume and interviewing coaching)
  • What are the academic requirements once an internship is secured for academic credits

It may seem challenging to know where to begin and one of our internship clinics will show you how easy it is to navigate the internship search process!  Stop by and have your questions answered.

When? 

Thursday, September 20th at noon
Tuesday, October 23rd at noon
Tuesday, October 30th at noon
Wednesday, November 7th at noon
Monday, November 12th at noon   

Where?  Student Memorial Center (SMC) Robert L. Slabinski Atrium