Greek Ladders Weekly - Feb. 29, 2016

This week's bulletin presents lists of career fairs and workshops and newly added jobs, and welcomes new candidates to the career network.

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Career Fairs

Below is a list of career fairs, which our candidates should be leveraging to launch their careers. Click here for a link to each campus's career center website, which provide key information about each event.

Monday, February 29

  • Arizona State University - Fulton Schools of Engineering Career Fair

Tuesday, March 1

  • Arizona State University - Fulton Schools of Engineering Career Fair
  • Indiana University - Public Health & Safety Career Focus Fair
  • Purdue University - Health Programs Expo
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville - Education Career Fair
  • University of Kentucky - Engineering and Computer Science Career Fair
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas - Spring All Majors Job Fair
  • Washington State University - Hospitality Business Management Career Night

Wednesday, March 2

  • California State University-Sacramento - All Majors Career Fair
  • Central Washington University - Education Career Fair
  • Purdue University - Emerging Employers Internship & Career Fair
  • Santa Clara University - Startup Expo
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville - Spring Career Fair (Day 1 - Business, Arts & Sciences, and all non-teaching majors)
  • Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi - Business Career & Internship Fair
  • Texas Tech University - All Majors Fair
  • University of Georgia - College of Education Career Fair
  • University of Kentucky - Business Internship & Career Fair
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas - Spring All Majors Job Fair
  • University of Rhode Island - Summer Job and Internship Fair

Thursday, March 3

  • George Washington University - Startup Career Expo
  • Ohio State University - Knowlton School Career Day (Architecture)
  • Purdue University - Green Fair
  • Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville - Spring Career Fair (Day 2 - Engineering)
  • University of Nevada-Reno - All Majors Career and Internship Fair
  • University of Oklahoma - Teacher Job Fair

Friday, March 4

  • Western Oregon University - Criminal Justice Career Fair

Click here to receive a professional recommendation on the actual connections you make at the career fair! 

Newly Added Jobs

Have you seen all the jobs added to the Job Board in the last week or two?! Most of these employers will be at our big career and networking events taking place at Arizona and Nevada next week.

Click here to see the list and learn more.

Welcome New Candidates!

A big welcome to candidates who joined the career network over the past week from the University of Kentucky, Gonzaga University, and University of Arizona.

Be sure to build your online profile, as employers seek talent in our career network on a daily basis. Click here to make it happen!


If you've RSVPd for and/or planning to participate in the March 9 Career Night on the University of Arizona campus, please confirm your attendance. We're finalizing all logistics at 12:00pm PST tomorrow (Tuesday).

Click here to complete the official confirmation form.

Visit our table at Thursday's University of Nevada Career Fair

This year's career fair will feature four "checkpoints" in the Lawlor Events Center, where students can look for employers and the positions they're offering. Fraternity and sorority members are encouraged to start their career fair experience at the Greek Life table, located in Section 34. You can grab a list of employers and their open positions, practice your 30-second elevator, and ask for personal introductions to recruiters.

Career Workshops

Below is a list of this week's career planning workshops and activities.

Monday, February 29

  • University of Georgia - Aderhold Hall Resume Critique Day #1
  • University of Georgia - 10 Ways to Market Your Liberal Arts Degree
  • University of Kentucky - Engineering Resume Drop-In
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas - Career Fest: Hotel College Career Mixer
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas - Tech Connect (All Majors) Panel & Networking

Tuesday, March 1

  • Boston University - Job Search 101 Workshop
  • Oklahoma State University - LinkedIn Workshop
  • Texas A&M University-Commerce - Business Networking Night
  • University of California-Santa Barbara - Use LinkedIn to Jumpstart Your Career
  • University of Georgia - Aderhold Hall Resume Critique Day #2
  • University of Kentucky - Career Decision Making Workshop
  • University of Kentucky - Diversity Networking Reception
  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas - Lee Business School Internship Roundtable

Wednesday, March 2

  • Boston University - Internships 101 Workshop
  • University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign - How to Sell Your LAS Degree at the Business Career Fair
  • University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign - Finding and Applying to Government Careers
  • University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign - Finding an Internship
  • University of Montana - Resume & Cover Letter Workshop
  • University of Nevada-Reno - Career Fair Networking Reception

Thursday, March 3

  • Boston University - Graduate School 101 Workshop
  • University of California-Santa Barbara - Winning Job & Internship Search Strategies
  • University of Connecticut - Composition of Personal Statement
  • University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign - Getting the Job: Interviewing Tips
  • University of Kentucky - Landing a Business Internship Workshop
  • University of Kentucky - Connecting Personalities with Profession Workshop
  • University of Oregon - Tech Connect Employer-Student Networking
  • University of South Florida - Professional Etiquette event

Friday, March 4

  • University of California-Berkeley - Job Search Essentials: Top 10 Job/Internship Search Strategies

For more information about these workshops, visit the campus career center on your campus, visit them online (click here).  

Make Career Fairs Work for You!

Career fairs present ideal opportunities for both students and employers. For students, having dozens of employers essentially come to them is a golden chance to make great connections. For employers, they're given a chance to meet and screen candidates for possible internships and post-graduate jobs.

Click here for eight best practices to maximize your career fair experience.