The University Career Center @ BSOS is a branch of the UMD University Career Center & The President's Promise and is focused on providing customized services and resources for the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences students. Career & Internship Fairs Fall 2019

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WORKSHOPS/PROGRAMS

How to Find an Internship workshop: Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? Join us to get started in your search! 

Internship workshops

 

October 2, 12-1 p.m.

November 8, 12-1 p.m.

December 3, 12-1 p.m.

 

Panel on the Graduate Admissions process (NYU, City University of NY and The New School for Social Research)
Wednesday, September 18 • 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Join us on September 18th to learn more about the graduate admissions process from a panel of experts from three different graduate schools: The Graduate Center, The New School, and NYU’s Graduate

Navigating employer socials with E. & J. Gallo Winery
Thursday, September 19 • 4:30 - 5:30 pm |  University Career Center & The President's Promise
Ever wondered what to do at a dinner interview or an employer happy hour? We can help you navigate the dos and don’ts and make a great impression! 

Case Interview Workshop
Tuesday, September 24 • 4:30- 5:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Join us for a Case Interviewing Workshop to learn how to prepare and ace your case interviews!

Behavioral Interviewing Workshop
Tuesday, October 8 • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Join us for an Interview Workshop that will teach you how to prepare and ace behavioral questions in interviews!

Federal Resume Review Office Hours with the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (15-minute drop in)
Wednesday, October 9 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
CTP’s certified Career Coaches will offer feedback to help “Federalize” students’ resumes and answer their questions on the Federal Hiring process, as well as providing more information about open positions at the CTP. For a list of open positions, refer to www.fda.gov/ctpjobs

Intern for a Day- Fall Orientation Sessions
Intern for a Day connects undergraduate students with alumni, parents, employers and community partners for one day job shadowing experiences. This program is available 3 times in an academic year: during both fall and spring semesters with hosts located in Maryland, DC, and Virginia and during students' winter break in New York City.All sessions will take place in the University Career Center: 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing. When you click on the link, it will ask you to log-in with your CAS credentials and will direct you to the event in Careers4Terps.  RSVP, please:

IRADMonday, October 7, 12-12:30 pm

Tuesday, October 8, 12-12:30 pm

Wednesday, October 9, 12-12:30 pm

Wednesday, October 9, 4-4:30 pm

Thursday, October 10, 12-12:30 pm

Thursday, October 10, 4-4:30 pm

Friday, October 11, 10-10:30 am

 

Virtual/Video Interviewing Workshop
Tuesday, October 15 • 4:30 - 5:30 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Join us for a Virtual/Video Interviewing Workshop to learn how to prepare and ace these types of interviews!

LinkedIn Lab for BSOS Students
Thursday, October 17 • 3:30 - 4:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
LinkedIn is the most powerful professional social networking site available. Have you been wondering how to get started?

Intern for a Day: Winter Break in New York City Mandatory Orientation (Option 1 of 4)
Tuesday, November 5 • 3:30- 4 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Evaluating Job Offers and Salary Negotiations Workshop
Wednesday, November 13 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Wondering if or how you can negotiation for a higher salary? Then join us for a conversation on just that!

CAREER FAIRS/NETWORKING

Fall Career & Internship Fair
September 17, 18 & 19 • 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union
The University Career Center invites BSOS majors to attend the 2019 Fall Career & Internship Fair. This event kicks off the fall recruiting season and offers the opportunity to interact with hundreds of diverse employers interested in students and alumni, seeking full-time and internships positions in various industries.

APSIA: Graduate School Fair, DC

Thursday, September 19 • 6- 8 pm |  800 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20052
Interested in international affairs? UMD BSOS majors are invited to attend this off campus fair to meet graduate schools with IA programs to discuss admissions requirements, curricula, financial aid packages, joint degree programs, and career opportunities

ENSP Career Exploration Night
Wednesday, September 25 • 5- 7 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Justice & Government Networking Night
Thursday, September 26 • 6- 8 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union, Colony Ballroom
The Justice & Government Networking Night connects current students with UMD alumni and employers working in the areas of legal, law enforcement, and government in a variety of positions. 

Finance Industry Meetup (Fair)
Friday, September 27 • 11 am- 1 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Interested in finance, insurance or banking? Attend this event to meet employers looking to hire UMD students for internship or full-time roles.

Federal Asian Pacific American Council Student Career Fair (OFF CAMPUS)
Friday, September 27 • 10:00 am - 2:00 pm |  Montgomery College, Physical Education Center
Ever considered a career in public service? Want to write an awesome Federal resume? Join us at this free event to learn about opportunities for current students and recent graduates.

Law School Recruitment Fair
Thursday, October 3 • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union, Grand Ballroom
This event provides a unique opportunity for students and alumni considering law school to meet face to face with law school admissions representatives from across the country. Over 100 law schools typically attend this event. Suggested attire for this event is business casual.

Language Career & Internship Fair
Wednesday, October 16 • 11:00 am - 3:00 pm |  Stamp Student Union - Colony Ballroom
Do you speak another language? Do you want to teach English, work or intern abroad? Interested in international issues? Don't miss the 11th Annual Language Career & Internship Fair! 

Government Industry Meetup (Fair)
Friday, October 18 • 12- 2 pm |  University Career Center & The President's Promise
Interested in a career in Government? Looking for an internship or full-time role? Come to a relaxed, informal opportunity to meet organizations that work in the government sector and are interested in hiring UMD students for FULL TIME and INTERNSHIP positions. Each organization will give a 3-5 minute overview and then be seated at tables to have conversations with students for the remainder of event. 

Geographical Sciences Career & Internship Fair
Friday, October 25 • 9:30 am - 12:30 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union - Atrium 1107
Public, private and non-profit organizations will be in attendance to fill internship and full-time positions. All majors are welcomed, but this event will be of particular interest to students majoring in Geography, Geographic Information Systems and Environmental Science and Policy. 

Everything I/O Psychology Event
Wednesday, October 30 • 5:00 - 7:00 pm |  University of Maryland, College Park 1140 A-B Biology Psychology Building
Get acquainted with the field of Industrial/Organizational Psychology and applying psychology to the workplace!

School of Public Health Expo
Wednesday, November 6 • 2- 5 pm |  SPH - Volleyball Gym (2nd floor - Rm. 2101)
Don’t miss the 25th annual SPH Career Expo. This career expo invites all undergraduate and graduate students to learn about potential internship and job opportunities in the fields of Public Health Science, Family Science, Community Health, Environmental Health, and Health Services Administration. Many government, nonprofit and private sector employers will attend. Additionally, many of the region’s graduate school programs will have representation at the Expo.

Applied Economics Career & Networking Fair
Wednesday, November 6 • 6- 8 pm |  Adele H. Stamp Student Union, Colony Ballroom, Room 2203
The Applied Economics Career & Networking Fair connects students with UMD alumni and employers working in the areas of applied economics research, policy analysis, financial services, and consulting with federal government and private sector organizations throughout the DC Metro area. 

  • Networking & Resume Tips for the Fair, Monday, November 4 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing | A Representative from Fannie Mae will lead this session and share best practices for marketing yourself at career fairs and networking events. 

Career Fair Prep Tips

MEET EMPLOYERS 

Cornerstone Research Information Session (ECON Majors!)
Wednesday, September 18 • 6:30 - 7:30 pm | Van Munching Hall Room 2511
Cornerstone Research is a consulting firm specializing in the analysis of complex financial, economic, accounting, and marketing issues.

srcLogic Information Session - Is consulting right for you?
Thursday, September 19 • 5-6:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Are you hard-working? Committed? Smart? A good problem solver? Then consulting could be right for you! 

Central Intelligence Agency: Support & Enterprise Hiring Division Simulation (RSVP required)
Monday, September 23 • 4:15 pm - 7:45 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is hosting an information session and mock exercise that is designed to introduce potential applicants to the variety of enterprise and support occupations. This simulation session is open to U.S. Citizens only majoring in the following fields: Accounting, Finance, Logistics, Education, Foreign Languages

Fannie Mae Office Hours - Career Chats (RSVP required)
Monday, September 23 • 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm |  University Career Center & The President's Promise
Looking to talk over career options after the Career Fair? Or to learn more about the exciting openings at Fannie Mae?

Bates White Information Session
Tuesday, September 24 • 5:30-6:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Bates White is an economic consulting firm offering services to law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies.

Morgan Stanley (Baltimore Office) Information Session
Wednesday, September 25 • 5 - 6 pm |  Benjamin Bannekar, Room 2212 (Second Floor)
Morgan Stanley Baltimore: Networking Sessions At Morgan Stanley Baltimore we aim to build a community of talent that can deliver the finest financial thinking, products, and performance in the world. 

Cybersecurity Talent Initiative Information Session and Coffee Chats
Thursday, September 26 • 4:30 - 7:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
The Partnership for Public Service is looking for motivated and mission-driven aspiring cybersecurity leaders to join the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative in the summer of 2020.

URBN Info Session
Tuesday, October 8 • 5- 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
JOIN URBN representatives to learn more about our Home Office, Summer Internships & Full Time Opportunities. See more information at URBN.com/internships

Federal Resume Review Office Hours with the FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (15-minute drop in)
Wednesday, October 9 • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
CTP’s certified Career Coaches will offer feedback to help “Federalize” students’ resumes and answer their questions on the Federal Hiring process, as well as providing more information about open positions at the CTP. For a list of open positions, refer to www.fda.gov/ctpjobs

Amazon Operations Information Session
Monday, October 14 • 5- 6:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Amazon’s mission is "to be Earth’s most customer-centric company”, and our Operations and award-winning Customer Service teams are at the heart of that mission.

Howard County Police Department Information Session
Tuesday, October 15 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
The Howard County Police Department is a nationally accredited agency of more than 700 men and women dedicated to creating a better quality of life for the citizens of Howard County. Attend to learn about career paths. 

Central Intelligence Agency Information Session
Monday, October 21 • 4:30 - 6:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
CIA Representatives will provide information regarding the CIA and the variety of career and paid internship opportunities available.

U.S. Capitol Police Information Session
Tuesday, October 22 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
As one of the oldest federal law enforcement agencies in the country, having been established in 1828, the United States Capitol Police has protected the greatest symbol of democracy for nearly 200 years.

T Howard Foundation Information Session
Wednesday, October 23 • 5- 6 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing

Seadragon Education Information Session - ESL teaching in China!
Thursday, October 24 • 5 - 6:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
SDE Seadragon Education is hiring college graduates from all majors to travel to China, gain international working experience, and earn a competitive wage as an ESL (English as a second language) teacher.

Future Housing Leaders & Fannie Mae Lunch & Learn
Friday, October 25 • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm |  Fannie Mae DC Midtown Office
Future Housing Leaders is hosting a networking lunch event at the Fannie Mae DC offices on Friday, Oct. 25th. 

Explore Career Fields 

Careers in Non-Profit Leadership and Social Justice Panel
Thursday, October 3 • 5- 6 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Are you interested in serving others? Are you considering pursuing a career in social justice and/or with a non-profit?

Career Shuttle - SiriusXM
Friday, October 4 • 9 am-1:30 pm |  Departure location -University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
This career shuttle is a great fit for students interested in a future career related to media and/or journalism.

Careers that Travel Panel
Monday, October 7 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Hear from a panel of alumni and professionals with jobs across a range of fields that allow them to travel domestically and internationally. 

Careers in Publishing: NYC & DC
Friday, October 11 • 12 - 1 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Are you interested in a future career in publishing? Exploring options in both New York City and Washington, DC?

Sales & Marketing Careers 101: How to Change Minds
Thursday, October 17 • 6 - 7:30 pm |   University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Interested in a future career in sales or marketing? Don't miss this engaging presentation by University of Maryland Communication alumnus, Rob Jolles, author of How to Change Minds and President of Jolles Associates, Inc. 

Careers in Health without an MD
Thursday, October 24 • 5 - 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Career panel highlighting careers in the health field without an MD.

Careers in Environmental Issues Panel
Monday, October 28 • 5- 6 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Are you passionate about the environment?

Careers in Bay Health and Restoration
Monday, November 4 • 5:30 - 6:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
The Chesapeake Bay and its watershed is the largest estuary in the United States.

Careers in Creative Arts Therapy Panel
Tuesday, November 5 • 5 - 6 pm | University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Do you have a strong desire to help others? Are you creative with a passion for art, theatre, music and/or dance?

Career Shuttle - USDA APHIS
Friday, November 8 • 8:30 am - 1:00 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
This trip is open to all UMD students and all majors, but will be of particular interest to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students interested in exploring careers within animal health and welfare, plant protection, environmental policy, and international trade to name a few. The agency also hires business majors, economists and IT specialists.

Career Shuttle to National Geographic
Friday, November 8, 2019 • 8:30 am - 1:30 pm |  University Career Center, 3100 Hornbake Library, South Wing
Students of all majors (undergraduate & graduate) are welcome to attend, though students interested in media/communications, finance/accounting, marketing, and law stand to benefit most from this trip.

 

International Career Series