Career Fair Preparation Tips
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Click the box below to read tips for maximizing your time at the Fair!
Need help preparing?
- Options for requesting a resume review or career fair prep.
- Walk-in each day, Monday, September 11th - Friday, September 15th & Monday, September 18th; 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.: University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
- Walk-in career fair prep hours for BSOS Undergraduate Students: Sept. 18, 2–4 p.m.: 2148 Tydings Hall
- Web chat career fair prep hours for BSOS Undergraduate Students: Sept. 18, 6–8 p.m.: click the following link between 6-8 p.m. and type in your question, https://umd.webex.com/meet/csehlke
Career Fairs, 2017:
- Career & Internship Fair, Sept. 19 (STEM industries) and Sept. 20; 12-5 p.m.
- Language Career & Internship Fair, Oct. 28; 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
- Geographical Sciences Career & Internship Fair, Oct. 20; 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Consulting Meetup, September 29, 2017; 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Human Resources Meetup, October 13, 2017;12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Government Meetup, November 3, 2017; 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Networking/Exploration Events, 2017:
- Careers in Consulting, Sept. 12; 6-7 p.m.
- Justice, Government & Law Networking Night, Sept. 26; 6-8 p.m.
- Economics Networking Night, October 4; 6-8 p.m.
- Careers in Political Media, Oct. 2; 5-6 p.m.
- Career Shuttle: Cornerstone Montgomery, Oct., 6 ; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
- Interesting Careers in Sociology: Alumni Panel: Oct. 11; 4-5 p.m.
- Careers in Education: Alternative Paths to Teaching in the U.S. & Abroad, Oct. 24; 4:30-6 p.m.
- Careers in Food Security and Access, Nov. 2; 4:30-6 p.m.
- Helping Professions Without a Ph.D. Panel, Nov. 6; 5:30-7 p.m.