Event Schedule

Time Activity Description Presenter
8:30 to 9 a.m. Registration Arrive, check in, and enjoy a light breakfast Room 100
9 to 10 a.m. Opening session Welcome & keynote address Welcome:Keynote Speaker: Cheri Baker Room 100
10 to 10:50 a.m. Résumé Writing Introductory Workshop For participants who have no or limited experience writing résumés. Michelle Kelley Room 201
Résumé Writing Advanced Workshop For participants who have written one or several résumés, and would like advice to improve upon their work, to learn about new trends, and hear insider tips. Matt Youngquist Room 200
11 to 11:50 a.m. Interviewing Skills Introductory Workshop For participants who have never been at a job interview, for whom it has been a long time, etc. This workshop will cover basic interviewing etiquette and other fundamentals. Tres Heffron Room 201
Interviewing Skills Advanced Workshop Have you been to several job interviews, but feel you are not getting the results you would like? Attend this workshop to hone your interviewing skills, and learn about recent trends. Betti Clipsham Room 200
12 to 12:55 p.m. Networking lunch Grouped by professional field or interest (education, psychology, sustainability, etc.), alumni and students will have an opportunity to network. Presenters and alumni who are professionals in those fields will also be present to lend some advice and answer specific questions about résumés, or other professional issues. This is also an opportunity for peer review of résumés. Room 100
1 to 1:50 p.m. Social Media Introductory Workshop If you have never or rarely used Social Media, this workshop will provide you with a basic overview, and an in-depth look at LinkedIn, the most popular professional networking platform. Jennifer Pope Room 201
Social Media Advanced Workshop If you are already a savvy social media user, and now want to utilize social media to its fullest capacity in your job search, this workshop is for you! Cheri Baker Room 200
2 to 3 p.m. Closing session Panel discussion about effective networking, facilitated by Omar Rivas. Kate L. StewartJoseph LosiMandy Traut Room 100

 

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