Events

August 19, 2014 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm

Transfer Student Workshop

239A/B Hanes Hall

Get a head start on building your resume and learning how to utilize all of the resources University Career Services has to offer. Bring a laptop to update your resume and help secure future opportunities. All new and returning transfer students are invited! Light refreshments served.


August 20, 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Part-time Job Expo!

Great Hall, Student Union

Are you looking for a part-time job? Earn as you learn! Come meet with local employers that have immediate hiring needs. Bring resumes! Casual attire is acceptable at this event, but business casual is preferred. This event is open only to UNC-Chapel Hill students. Jobs available on campus, in Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Durham and surrounding areas. View participating organizations that are updated daily, at http://bit.ly/PTExpo14.


August 26, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Career Café: Getting Started with UCS

3102 Carolina Union

Come for just 15 minutes!  Build a UCS profile.  Learn how to use UCS resources to search for internships and post-graduation opportunities. 


September 2, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Career Café: Resume Basics

3102 Carolina Union

Come for just 15 minutes, snacks provided. Get questions answered about formatting and highlighting your experiences.   


September 2, 2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Projecting Professionalism: Put Your Best Foot Forward

239A/B Hanes Hall

“What should I wear?” 

“How do I introduce myself?”

“How can I present myself as a polished professional?”

If you find yourself asking questions like these, don’t miss this workshop!  Taught by personal branding and image consultants from Lily Winston, Inc., this workshop will leave you feeling confident and prepared to put yourself in front of employers.


September 3, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Interviewing Skills Workshop

239A/B Hanes Hall

Learn how to interview effectively for jobs and internships.


September 4, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Bring Your Laptop: Resume & Cover Letter in 90 Minutes

239A/B Hanes Hall

Create a draft of your resume and cover letter in 90 minutes. A UCS counselor will walk you through all the sections and suggested content for a professional resume while you create or modify it on your laptop.


September 8, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Tips for Applying to Teach for America

239B Hanes Hall

Learn how to prepare application essays as well as how to interview for Teach for America. Please contact Jacquie Gist at jmgist@email.unc.edu if you have any questions concerning the workshop.
Upcoming deadlines: Applications are due September 12th.


September 9, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

Carnival Games (Sponsored by the UCS Career Peers)

The Pit

Join the University Career Services' Career Peers for fun and games on the Plaza! We’ll have a variety of carnival games for you to play and some snacks. While you’re there, come learn how UCS can help you achieve your goals.


September 9, 2014 - 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Career Café: Networking

3205 Carolina Union

Come for just 15 minutes, sandwiches provided.  Learn how to make connections with employers.  Understand how to navigate a career fair/expo.


September 17, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Bring Your Lap Top: LinkedIn Lab

239A/B Hanes Hall

This workshop will provide you with new ways to think about and market your skills and will help you leverage new technologies to make connections, gather info, find hidden opportunities and demonstrate your knowledge. We will discuss how to best utilize LinkedIn to help you achieve your job search or career exploration goals. The session is useful for all students, whether you are weeks from graduation or planning ahead for your future career. RSVP preferred, but not required.


September 19, 2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

How to Prep for Your Teach for America Phone Interview

239B Hanes Hall

Learn how to prepare for a telephone interview for Teach for America.
Please contact Jacquie Gist at jmgist@email.unc.edu if you have any questions concerning the workshop.
Phone Interview Sign-ups are: September 18th
Phone Interviews are taking place on these dates: September 20-23


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