Professional Development and Career Readiness

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CAREER READINESS

Internship Fridays

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In order to make sure that students get the most out of their internships, the College of Liberal Arts has established a series of speakers and interactive workshops open to CLA students who are completing internships. 

Offered on select Fridays throughout the academic year, these events provide opportunities for students to build professional skills such as interviewing and networking, as well as discuss internship and related career issues.

Spring Semester Internship Fridays Events

""Internship Panel: How to Make the Most of Your Internship
Friday, February 7, 10-11 am @ LA4-120

Stand Out Careers – Speaker: Viet Hoang
Friday, March 6, 10-11 am @ LA4-120

Alumni Advice – Speaker: Alyce Laviolette
Friday, April 10, 10-11 am @ LA4-120

 

 

To download a PDF version of the Spring Event calendar, please click here.

 


Career Readiness

To help students prepare for finding an internship, the College of Liberal Arts offers career readiness workshops and one-on-one career coaching sessions.

Topics include:

"" Resume and Cover Letter Writing "" Internship Search Tools & Techniques
"" Networking "" Interviewing preparation

Spring Career Readiness Events

"" What Can I Do With This Major?
Tuesday, February 18, 11:00 AM -12:00 PM @ LA1-303

Ready, Set Goals!
Wednesday, February 26, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LA5-347

How To Prepare For The Job Fair
Thursday, February 27, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LA1-306

Build a Better Resume & Cover Letter
Tuesday, March 3, 12:30-1:30 PM @ SSC-122

Workplace Professionalism
Wednesday, March 11, 12:30-1:30 PM @ SSC-122

Are You LinkedIn?
Thursday, March 12, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LAB-206

The Art of Networking
Thursday, March 19, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM @ LA1-303

Are You LinkedIn?
Monday, March 23, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LAB-206

Build a Better Resume & Cover Letter
Tuesday, April 7, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LA1-301

Nail the Interview
Wednesday April 15, 12:30-1:45 PM @ LA5-154

Internship & Job Search Strategies
Tuesday, April 21, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LAB-206

Negotiating the Job Offer
Thursday, April 30, 12:30-1:30 @ LA5-154


Spring Campus Events

The Career Development Center also hosts a variety of workshops and events to help students prepare for and apply to internships. For more information about these events, visit www.careers.csulb.edu.

Spring Job & Internship Fair
Wednesday & Thursday, March 4-5,
12:00-4:00 PM @ USU Ballrooms

Educator’s Job Fair
Friday, April 24
12:00-4:00 PM @ USU Ballrooms

Just In Time Job Fair
Thursday, April 30
12:00-3:00 PM @ USU Ballrooms

To reserve a spot at our events, visit CareerLINK, click on Events, then Workshops or Job Fair, select the event and RSVP.
For more information and updated event times and locations, visit careers.csulb.edu.

 

To download a PDF version of the Spring Event calendar, please click here.