Office of Career Services

Career Services Calendar

October 18th, 2017

  • Image preview Careers in Entrepreneurship
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    12:20pm - 1:20pm

    Thinking of creating You & Co.? What does it take to start and run your own organization? Hear from alumni entrepreneurs in a variety of roles about how they got started and what it’s really like to be in business for yourself.

     

October 20th, 2017

  • Image preview MCAT Strategy Session by Princeton Review
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Room 147
    12:20pm - 1:20pm
    Are you planning to apply to medical school and need to take the MCAT? Take advantage of this FREE workshop offered by Princeton Review in collaboration with Career Services. Learn the latest on this important exam. Reserve your spot online.

October 24th, 2017

  • Image preview Foundations of Networking
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    4:00pm - 5:00pm

    Learn about the most powerful strategy for securing jobs and internships. Go step-by-step through identifying prospective contacts, crafting an initial outreach message, and conducting an informational interview to learn more about your contact’s work. Co-sponsored by the Alumni Mentor Network Program.

     

October 25th, 2017

  • Image preview Careers in Health
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    12:20pm - 1:20pm

    Get valuable advice and make connections to help you explore career options in healthcare from a panel of healthcare providers and administrators from the Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System.

October 26th, 2017

  • Image preview UT Law Fair Trip
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning (meet at Career Services)
    11:00am - 2:00pm
    Wear your suit, bring your resume and meet with reps from dozens of law schools across the country. Transportation provided, depending on student interest.  Business attire.  All students are welcome, but space is limited. Please reserve your spot at Career Services by Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 3 p.m.

October 30th, 2017

  • Image preview LSAT Strategy Session by Kaplan
    McCombs Campus Center, Lynda Ballroom
    12:20pm - 1:20pm
    If you’re applying to law school in the future, you’ll need to take the Law School Admission Test (LSAT). Learn strategies for preparing for and succeeding on the exam and understand test structure, content and scoring. 

November 3rd, 2017

  • Image preview Free Friday Foto
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Ste. 140
    11:00am - 1:00pm

    Need a headshot for LinkedIn?  Drop in to Career Services—we will be your own personal paparazzi and get you ready to launch your professional brand.

     

November 6th, 2017

  • Image preview Personal Statement Writing for Fellowships Workshop
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, 147
    12:20pm - 1:20pm

    In this hands-on session Dr. Jennifer Marciniak, Debby Ellis Writing Center Director, will help you write compelling personal statements for fellowship and scholarship applications. Grad school applicants may also benefit from this workshop. Bring your resume draft and transcript (can be unofficial).

     

November 8th, 2017

  • Image preview Southwestern Stars Dinner
    Red and Charline McCombs Campus Center Ballrooms
    6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Come join current students as they share their internship experiences from this past year and their tips/advice for you as we network over dinner. Business attire. Spaces are limited. Please RSVP to reserve your spot.

     

November 14th, 2017

  • Image preview Foreign Service Informational Consultations
    Prothro Center, Ste. 140 (Career Services)
    10:00am - 3:00pm
    Diplomat in Residence for Central Texas Julie Kavanagh offers valuable one-on-one advice to students interested in Foreign Service careers, including the Foreign Service Generalist and the Consular Fellows program. Contact Career Services to secure your 15-minute slot. First-come, first-served. For more info, go to http://careers.state.gov/officer

November 15th, 2017

  • Image preview Becoming a Teacher - Navigating Options for Certification
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    6:30pm - 8:00pm

    So you’ve decided you want to teach but may not have time to certify here at SU.  You have options to reach your goal! Hear from organizations such as SU’s Education Department, and Region 13’s Educator Certification Program, Texas State University’s Office of Educator Preparation and T.E.A.C.H. (Training via E-Learning: An Alternative Certification Hybrid).

     

November 16th, 2017

  • Image preview Articulating your “Southwestern Experience”
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, 147
    4:00pm - 5:00pm
    Experienced advertising exec and SU’s current chief marketing officer Tim Cobb will share insight on how to tell your Southwestern story in a compelling way to prospective employers. Co-sponsored by the Alumni Mentor Network Program.

December 1st, 2017

  • Image preview Free Friday Foto
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Ste. 140
    2:00pm - 4:00pm

    Need a headshot for LinkedIn?  Drop in to Career Services—we will be your own personal paparazzi and get you ready to launch your professional brand.