Events

January 7, 2015 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

BYO 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.


January 8, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

How to Find a Part-Time Job

239A/B Hanes Hall

Find out how UCS can help you find local and on-campus part-time employment.


January 9, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Preparing for the TFA 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: January 8th
Phone Interviews are taking place on these dates: January 10-13


January 12, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

BYO Laptop: How to Find an Internship

239B Hanes Hall

Learn how UCS can assist you in navigating Careerolina for your job and internship as well as other resources to help you find opportunities to increase your experience and build your resume.


January 13, 2015 - 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Interview Tips & Strategies

239B Hanes Hall

Learn the basics of interviewing effectively for jobs and internships. Then practice your interviewing skills one-on-one with other students. A career counselor will provide feedback and tips during the practice session.


January 15, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

BYO Laptop: Laptop: Government Job Search & Resume Session

239B Hanes Hall

The federal government is the largest employer in the U.S. With nearly 20,000 job openings at a time, your background may be just right for some of them. Any major may be considered for positions in public affairs, writing and editing, claims examining, civil rights, environmental protection, purchasing, personnel, and many more. Some openings require graduate degrees. A guided search of usajobs.gov will be included, so bring your laptop to identify agencies and job titles that fit your skills.


January 16, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Strong Interest Inventory Group Session: RSVP in Careerolina

Hardin HUB

Which of your interests match potential majors and careers? We will email you your results and walk you through a page-by-page interpretation of what they mean to your future major/career choice(s). Bring your laptops to this meeting.

1. Complete the Strong Interest Inventory online at http://careers.unc.edu/resources/strong-interest-inventory.html.
2. Next, sign up for one of our group interpretation sessions by doing the following:
a. Go to http://careers.unc.edu/resources/careerolina.html.
b. Click on “Log-in for Students/Recent Grads with an ONYEN”.


January 19, 2015 (All day)

January 20, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm

BYO 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.


January 21, 2015 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Considering Grad School?

239B Hanes Hall

Get advice from students who have been admitted. This session focuses on graduate programs.


January 22, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

BYO Laptop: LinkedIn Lab

239A/B Hanes Hall

Learn more about how to make your Linkedin profile shine, as well as how to make connections and conduct useful research through LinkedIn. There will be time provided during the session to work on parts of your profile and get feedback from a career counselor.


January 22, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Tips for Applying to TFA

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 January 30th


January 26, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Strong Interest Inventory Group Session: RSVP in Careerolina

239B Hanes Hall

Which of your interests match potential majors and careers? We will email you your results and walk you through a page-by-page interpretation of what they mean to your future major/career choice(s). Bring your laptops to this meeting.

1. Complete the Strong Interest Inventory online at http://careers.unc.edu/resources/strong-interest-inventory.html.
2. Next, sign up for one of our group interpretation sessions by doing the following:
a. Go to http://careers.unc.edu/resources/careerolina.html.
b. Click on “Log-in for Students/Recent Grads with an ONYEN”.


January 27, 2015 - 5:30pm - 6:30pm

January 28, 2015 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm

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