Fall 2017 Events

Norman Career Services has designed career and professional development events as tools to help you develop connections and career skills.

  •  On-Campus and Part-Time Job Fair | 8/22 

    Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
    Time: 3-5pm 
    Location: Young Ballroom

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    Connect with job opportunities offered on campus and in the local community. This is a great opportunity to find out about potential openings and make new connections for the future. Formal attire will not be required for entry, and don’t forget your resume and Tech ID!

    Watch this video for more information:

     

  •   Resume Review Day | 9/5

    Date: Tuesday, September 5, 2017
    Time: 9am-4pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 153

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    Stop by Career Services throughout the day for on-the-spot resume advice to prepare for meetings with employers or graduate schools. Be sure to bring a printed copy of anything you need reviewed with you.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •   Graduate School Exploration Day | 9/5

    Date: Wednesday, September 6, 2017
    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: Young Ballroom

    Planning to attend graduate school? It's never too early to do some research and this fair makes it easy! Check out schools from across the country here to present their programs and options to you.

  •   Nursing Career Fair | 9/8

    Date: Friday, September 8, 2017
    Time: 10am-12pm
    Location: Young Ballroom 

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    Connect with professionals in the health field to talk about potential job opportunities and learn what to expect from their organizations. This is a great opportunity to find out about potential openings and make new connections for the future. Business attire will be required for entry, and don’t forget your resume!

    Watch this video for more information:

  •   Job Search Strategies | 9/12

    Date: Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm 
    Location: Doc Bryan 242

    Still haven’t found what you’re looking for? Leave no stone unturned. Talk with Norman Career Services and discover some untapped resources for job seekers.

  •   Professional Attire: Dress the Part | 9/13 

    Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242

    There’s a secret code to success in business, and it’s the dress code! How do you know when to wear a tie? What is the difference between business casual and business professional? Norman Career Services will host a workshop to cover attire for interviews, career fairs, networking events, and even business dinners.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  Resume Review Day | 9/15

    Date: Friday, September 15, 2017
    Time: 9am-4pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 153

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    Stop by Career Services throughout the day for on-the-spot resume advice to prepare for meetings with employers or graduate schools. Be sure to bring a printed copy of anything you need reviewed with you.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  Career Fairs: Before and After | 9/19

    Date: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242

    Meeting, greeting, thanking, and hoping for the best. What you do to prepare and how you follow-up may determine your success. Norman Career Services will reveal some secrets to career fair and interview success.

  •  Interviewing Skills: Tell Me Something Good | 9/20

    Date: Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242 

    Have an interview coming up or just planning for the future? Now is the time to polish your skills in an interview setting. This workshop will discuss the types of questions you might be asked, how to address tough issues, and what to leave at the door.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  Resume Review Day | 9/22

    Date: Friday, September 22, 2017
    Time: 9am-4pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 153

    A2C

    Stop by Career Services throughout the day for on-the-spot resume advice to prepare for meetings with employers or graduate schools. Be sure to bring a printed copy of anything you need reviewed with you.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  All Majors Career Fair | 9/26

    Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017
    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: Tucker Coliseum

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    Connect with professionals to talk about potential job  and internship opportunities and learn what to expect from their organizations. This is a great opportunity to find out about potential openings and make new connections for the future. Business attire will be required for entry, and don’t forget your resume!

    Watch this video for more information:

  •  Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources Career Fair | 9/27

    Date: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: Young Ballroom

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    Connect with professionals to talk about potential job and internship opportunities and learn what to expect from their organizations. This is a great opportunity to find out about potential openings and make new connections for the future. Business attire will be required for entry, and don’t forget your resume!

    Watch this video for more information:

  •  STEM Career Fair | 9/28

    Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017
    Time: 1-4pm
    Location: Young Ballroom 

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    Connect with professionals to talk about potential job and internship opportunities and learn what to expect from their organizations. This is a great opportunity to find out about potential openings and make new connections for the future. Business attire will be required for entry, and don’t forget your resume!

    Watch this video for more information:

  •  Networking: The Social Game | 10/3

    Date: Tuesday, October 3, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242 

    Seven out of 10 current working adults found their job through some form of networking, and so can you! With all of the opportunities out there to connect with employers, it is important to leave a positive first impression and to stay in contact. Learn all this and more at this workshop for all Tech students.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  Show Me the Money: Cost of Living & Salary Negotiation | 10/18

    Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242  

    Your pay is up to you. Join Norman Career Services for this in-depth session on handling job offers and how to ensure you are not on the wrong side of a wage gap.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  Etiquette Dinner | 10/24

    Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
    Time: 5:30-7:30pm
    Location: Williamson Dining Hall

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    Sometimes the best conversations are over food, and we want to make sure you are prepared for any professional interaction anywhere. Join us for a gourmet meal with great tips for your next lunch meeting and beyond.

    Business attire is expected of attendees. Mock-tails begin at 5:00 pm with presentation at 5:30 pm.

    Registration and a $20 cost are required to reserve your spot, so be sure to sign up in the Norman Career Services office in advance by visiting Doc Bryan Suite 153 by October 18. If you are licensed for the Advance to Career track, the registration fee is waived.  Business attire is expected of attendees.

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  •  Benefits: The Salary You Forget | 11/2

    Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242  

    Ever wonder what to expect from employee benefits? Which extras do you actually need? Learn about the whole package from Norman Career Services.

    Can't make the workshop? We got you! Watch this short tutorial:

  •  LinkedIn and Virtual Networking | 11/7

    Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242

    Ever wondered what to put on your LinkedIn or Bebee profile or how to control your image online? Come to this workshop to strategize the best online presence for your career plans.

     

  •  Major & Career Choices: Finding Your Fit | 11/8  

    Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242  

    We will utilize different activities to dive into your strengths, personality, and interests to help you weigh your academic program options. Come check it out before you schedule next semester’s classes if you are on the fence about your major.

  •  Job Search Strategies | 11/15  

    Date: Wednesday, November 15, 2017
    Time: 4-5pm
    Location: Doc Bryan 242  

    Still haven’t found what you’re looking for? Leave no stone unturned. Talk with Norman Career Services and discover some untapped resources for job seekers.