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Career and Professional Development Events

Completing a degree program and preparing for today's job market requires that students be well prepared, creative, and able to use a variety of programs and services that help them develop the necessary skills. To provide our students with the most up-to-date and comprehensive career development tools, the Office of Career and Professional Development offers an array of career planning programs to help  students decide what major to pursue, what career best suits them, and how to begin the all-important job search process.
All programs and events are open to undergraduate and graduate students.




Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Adanti Student Center Ballroom B 
11:00 am to 12:30 pm 

Click here for Fall 2018 Nonprofit Networking Event Participants 

Network and learn about opportunities with prospective employers from 15 different organizations within the New Haven area. Bring your resume and discover experiential learning openings and volunteer positions.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Adanti Student Center Ballroom
1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Click here for Spring 2018 Career & Internship Fair Participants
-Meet prospective employers
-Discover career possibilities

Each year the Academic and Career Advising Center holds a career fair that brings national and regional employers representing all fields to the Southern campus. The fairs foster student and employer interaction while offering students the opportunity to explore various careers, learn about organizations and industries, and apply for full-time, part-time, internship, and cooperative education opportunities.

Workshops will be held on the 3rd floor of the Buley Library in the Southern Success Center - Room 303. 
1:00 pm. to 2:00 pm. 
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - Major in Success: 6 Steps in Selecting the Right Major
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - Brand YOU: Marketing Yourself on Paper (Resume) and in Person (interview) 
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 5 N's of Networking; Learn How to Make and Keep the Right Impression
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - LinkedIn: It's Not What You Know, It's Who You Know
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - Top 10 Search Strategies: Tips in Finding a Job/Internship 

Buley Libary 
12:00 pm. to 2:00 pm.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 

Stop by and bring your resume to us for a 10-15 minute review by one of our professional staff members.

Ongoing throughout the semesters
Adanti Student Center- Across from Campus Bookstore
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Look for emails and/or on our social media for dates & times of Information Tables.
Learn more about a company and possible job opportunities, internship or Co-ops.