Hey Graduating Seniors – Don’t forget to take the Post-Grad Survey by May 15th!

Post-Graduation Survey

Hey Seniors!

You’re almost to the finish line!  Let us know what your post-grad plans are by completing the Post-Grad Survey and enter to win 1 of 10 $20 Target gift cards!
Your feedback helps us better serve future Hawkeyes at the University of Iowa.

https://careersurvey.iowa.uiowa.edu/

 

INTERSTRIDE EMBLEM

Introducing, INTERSTRIDE to the University of Iowa!

Coming soon, the UI will be launching a one-stop-shop that empowers international students.

Using data-driven technology, Interstride has created a portal that provides international students with all the resources they need to transition and thrive in their educational journey abroad.

Employer
Networking Events

Monday:

What: GCIB Regional Showcase & Industry Spotlight

When: Monday, May 10th 2021, 5:30 pm EDT – Thursday, May 13th 2021, 6:00 pm EDT

Interest: Finance

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/751262/share_preview

 

Tuesday:

What: North America Corporate Strategy and General Management Information Session & Program Deep Dive

When: Tuesday, May 11th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm EDT

Interests: Management

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/747150/share_preview

 

What: Mayo Clinic Careers Webinar

When: Tuesday, May 11th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/688706/share_preview

 

What: Info Session: Fellowship Opportunities with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency

When: Tuesday, May 11th 2021, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Interest: Science Research Career Community

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/748860/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: LVMH x HEC Paris – Art and Luxury

When: Wednesday, May 12th 2021, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm EDT

Interest: Arts, Media, and Entertainment

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/756891/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health Career Services Walk-in Hours

When: Wednesday, May 12th 2021, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Interest: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/679589/share_preview

 

What: Service, Skills and Scholarships: The Benefits of Serving with City Year

When: Wednesday, May 12th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm MDT

Interest: Helping and Counseling

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/756794/share_preview

 

Friday:

What: Pro Football Hall of Fame “Before the Snap” ft. Andrew Raphael

When: Friday, May 14th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

Interest: Arts, Media, and Entertainment

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/751704/share_preview

 

Hey Graduating Seniors – Don’t forget to take the Post-Grad Survey by May 15th!

Post-Graduation Survey

Hey Seniors!

You’re almost to the finish line!  Let us know what your post-grad plans are by completing the Post-Grad Survey and enter to win 1 of 10 $20 Target gift cards!
Your feedback helps us better serve future Hawkeyes at the University of Iowa.

https://careersurvey.iowa.uiowa.edu/

Authenticity @ Work

How can I feel comfortable and confident
showing up with my identities at work?

Monday, May 3, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Register: uiowa.joinhandshake.com/events/752064

All UI students are welcome to join as a panel of professionals share more about their own experiences leading with authenticity and building community at work.  This event will be informal and conversational.  Bring your candid questions and look forward to meaningful conversations with others.

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YouScience Group Advising Sessions

The Pomerantz Career Center will be offering small group advising sessions that focus on interpreting and utilizing your YouScience results. Each small group session will include up to 8 total students.

If you are interested in attending a small group session, request access to a Youscience assessment and complete the assessment (take 1.5 – 2 hours). Once completed, attend an advising session by clicking on the date and time below to find the registration URL:

Tuesday, May 4, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

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Managing Stress in the Job Search Group Sessions

Thursdays from 3:30pm-4:30pm

REGISTER FOR MAY 6TH!

Searching for a job is hard. Navigating a job search during a global pandemic can feel even harder. If you are feeling stressed, know that you aren’t alone.

Facilitated by Career Center professionals, join in the discussion with other graduating seniors, practice stress management techniques, and learn some new job search strategies.

INTERSTRIDE EMBLEM

Introducing, INTERSTRIDE to the University of Iowa!

Coming next week, the UI will be launching a one-stop-shop that empowers international students.

Using data-driven technology, Interstride has created a portal that provides international students with all the resources they need to transition and thrive in their educational journey abroad.

Employer
Networking Events

Monday:

Authenticity @ Work:
How can I feel comfortable and
confident showing up with my identities at work? 
May 3rd 2021, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Interests: General
REGISTER

 

Tuesday:

Open Interviews at Keystone Cedars Assisted Living
May 4th 2021, 1:00 am – 5:00 pm PDT

Interest: Helping and counseling
REGISTER

Twinsburg Info-Session – Manufacturing Associates/Assemblers
May 4th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

Interest: Engineering
REGISTER

Empathy in Sales Workshop with EF Explore America
May 4th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

Interest: Education
REGISTER

Creating a Hit: The Equalizer
May 4th 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm EDT

Interest: Arts, Media, and Entertainment
REGISTER

 

Wednesday:

Kum & Go Open Interview Day (Store Positions)
May 5th 2021, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Interest: General
REGISTER

Exploring Careers in Global Health: A Panel Discussion
May 5th 2021, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Interest: Public Health
REGISTER

 

Thursday:

AbleTo Customer Service Representative Virtual Career Fair
May 6th 2021, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm EDT

Interest: General
REGISTER

M12 (Microsoft’s Venture Fund) Virtual Job and Internship Fair
May 6th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm PDT

Interest: Engineering
REGISTER

 

Friday:

Pro Football Hall of Fame “Before the Snap” ft. Riley Hecklinski
May 7th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

Interest: Arts, Media, and Entertainment

REGISTER

 

 

Don’t miss out on these great networking and prep events!

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Register for Career-Prep Courses

The Career Center offers academic courses on topics such as exploring careers and majors, researching graduate school,  professional and life skill development, and for the Certificate in Leadership Studies. Some courses are available online, others in-person, and some are a hybrid combination of both.  They carry 1 to 3 hours of academic credit.  Information on Career Center courses is available at https://careers.uiowa.edu/students/career-courses.

New for Fall 2021 – Women in Leadership (LS:2020)

Gain an overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership.

LS:2020 Women in Leadership
9:30A – 10:45A TTh S181 PBB

Overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership; women leaders from historical to modern times; focus on exploring obstacles and challenges faced by women in leadership and how people of all genders can work to overcome these barriers. This course also counts toward the Certificate in Leadership Studies.

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Unsure what career path you want to take?

Take one of our free career assessments to see career paths that align with who you are!

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YOUSCIENCE GROUP SESSIONS AVAILABLE

The Pomerantz Career Center will be offering small group advising sessions that focus on interpreting and utilizing your YouScience results. Each small group session will include up to 8 total students.

If you are interested in attending a small group session, request access to a Youscience assessment and complete the assessment (take 1.5 – 2 hours). Once completed, attend an advising session by clicking on the date and time below to find the registration URL:

Monday, April 26, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Wednesday, April 28, 10:00 – 11:00 PM

Tuesday, May 4, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

 

CandidCareer.com provides an easy and effective way to explore careers and learn about job search strategies through thousands of 1-2 minute video clips:

♥ Discover career fields that you didn’t even know existed! Industry professionals share their job descriptions, backgrounds and career prep advice.
♥ Hear from industry professionals about what it takes to get hired in their field.
♥ Learn from “Get Hired” advice videos covering interviewing, resume writing, networking and many more topics to help you land that job!

To begin exploring, visit our university page and search the website in several ways:

♥ Keyword (type in top right-hand corner)
♥ Major
♥ Career Title Industry

 

CAREER TREK: FBI

Sign up for our very first virtual CAREER TREK! On April 28th, members of the FBI will be joining us virtually to discuss what it’s like to work for the Federal Bureau of Investigations. Great for everyone, especially those interested in criminology, forensics, and data security!

Career Treks are designed to give you a practical understanding of daily life in a field of interest and the best way to successfully find a career in that field. Participating students will have the opportunity to expand your professional network, learn more about potential jobs and internships, and find out whether a particular career field matches you interests, skills, and values.

Register for this Career Trek on Handhsake: https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/events/726708/share_preview

 

FINANCIAL LUNCH & LEARN SERIES

Join us for the last part of our Financial Lunch & Learn Series: Understanding Finances!

April 27, 12-1pm – Understanding Finances: Part IV – Investing Basics (joined by Katelyn Harder of Mutual of Omaha)

Graphic Managing stress in the job search

Managing Stress in the Job Search Group
Thursdays from 3:30pm-4:30pm

Searching for a job is hard. Navigating a job search during a global pandemic can feel even harder. If you are feeling stressed, know that you aren’t alone.

Attend the “Managing Stress in the Job Search” group.

Facilitated by Career Center professionals, join in the discussion with other graduating seniors, practice stress management techniques, and learn some new job search strategies.

The group will take place every Thursday, but you do not have to make the weekly commitment. Join us when you can and when you need it.

We are here for you and are excited to support you in navigating the transition from college to career.

Each week will require separate registration through MyUI, and feel free to sign up for them all.

April 29th: REGISTER 

May 6th: REGISTER  

Monday:

What: Marketing, Messaging & the Public Interest

When: Monday, April 26th 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm EDT

Interest: Arts, Media, and Entertainment

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/748632/share_preview

 

Tuesday:

What: Understanding Finances: Part IV – Investing Basics

When: Tuesday, April 27th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/716330/share_preview

 

What: 2021 Corporate & Investment Bank – Markets Structuring & Originations Online Academy

When: Tuesday, April 27th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/738744/share_preview

 

What: J.B. Hunt Virtual Series: ERGs of J.B. Hunt – Supportive Spaces That Drive Inclusion

When: Tuesday, April 27th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/662772/share_preview

 

What: DHL Supply Chain Sophomore Summit

When: Tuesday, April 27th 2021, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm EDT

Interest: Supply Chain

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/722943/share_preview

 

What:  Zones – “How to Nail Your Interview” Session 1 (4/27 @ 6 PM CST) – University of Iowa

When: Tuesday, April 27th 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Interest: Data & Info Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/746805/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: Equitable Advisors: A career on your terms – virtual career seminar

When: Wednesday, April 28th 2021, 10:00 am – 10:45 am

Interest: Management

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/747432/share_preview

 

What: Vanguard Recruiter Panel: AMA

When: Wednesday, April 28th 2021, 9:00 am – 10:00 am MST

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/743888/share_preview

 

What: 2021 Corporate & Investment Bank – Markets E-Trading Online Academy

When: Wednesday, April 28th 2021, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Interest: STEM

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/738726/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: Whirlpool Finance Development Program Info Session

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm EDT

Interest: Finance & Accounting

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/732759/share_preview

 

What: Leadership Development Programs Info Sessions: Finance, Engineering, & Operations

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm EDT

Interest: Finance

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/749167/share_preview

 

What: Goldman Sachs See Yourself Here: Dallas Recruitment Overview

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/719954/share_preview

 

What: Sustainable Investing Small Group Networking

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/744782/share_preview

 

What: Resumes and Cover Letters – A Leona Leads Event

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm MST

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/746945/share_preview

 

What: Just in Time Hiring Panel – Fisher Investments

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm PDT

Interest: Finance

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/747373/share_preview

 

What: Zones – “How to Nail Your Interview” Session 2 (4/29 @ 6 PM CST) – University of Iowa

When: Thursday, April 29th 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Interest: Data & Info Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/747114/share_preview

 

Friday:

What: Consulting Hackathon for the NAACP with Harvard College Consulting Group! (Iowa)

When: Friday, April 30th 2021, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EDT

Interest: Data & info Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/745614/share_preview

 

Don’t miss out on these great networking and prep events!

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Register for Career-Prep Courses

The Career Center offers academic courses on topics such as exploring careers and majors, researching graduate school,  professional and life skill development, and for the Certificate in Leadership Studies. Some courses are available online, others in-person, and some are a hybrid combination of both.  They carry 1 to 3 hours of academic credit.  Information on Career Center courses is available at https://careers.uiowa.edu/students/career-courses.

New for Fall 2021 – Women in Leadership (LS:2020)

Gain an overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership.

LS:2020 Women in Leadership
9:30A – 10:45A TTh S181 PBB

Overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership; women leaders from historical to modern times; focus on exploring obstacles and challenges faced by women in leadership and how people of all genders can work to overcome these barriers. This course also counts toward the Certificate in Leadership Studies.

illustration of hair forming different interests

Unsure what career path you want to take?

Take one of our free career assessments to see career paths that align with who you are!

Youscience Logo

YOUSCIENCE GROUP SESSIONS AVAILABLE

The Pomerantz Career Center will be offering small group advising sessions that focus on interpreting and utilizing your YouScience results. Each small group session will include up to 8 total students.

If you are interested in attending a small group session, request access to a Youscience assessment and complete the assessment (take 1.5 – 2 hours). Once completed, attend an advising session by clicking on the date and time below to find the registration URL:

Tuesday, April 20, 2:00 – 3:00 PM

Wednesday, April 21, 2:00 – 3:00 PM

Monday, April 26, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Wednesday, April 28, 10:00 – 11:00 PM

Tuesday, May 4, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

 

CandidCareer.com provides an easy and effective way to explore careers and learn about job search strategies through thousands of 1-2 minute video clips:

♥ Discover career fields that you didn’t even know existed! Industry professionals share their job descriptions, backgrounds and career prep advice.
♥ Hear from industry professionals about what it takes to get hired in their field.
♥ Learn from “Get Hired” advice videos covering interviewing, resume writing, networking and many more topics to help you land that job!

To begin exploring, visit our university page and search the website in several ways:

♥ Keyword (type in top right-hand corner)
♥ Major
♥ Career Title Industry

 

CAREER TREK: FBI

Sign up for our very first virtual CAREER TREK! On April 28th, members of the FBI will be joining us virtually to discuss what it’s like to work for the Federal Bureau of Investigations. Great for everyone, especially those interested in criminology, forensics, and data security!

Career Treks are designed to give you a practical understanding of daily life in a field of interest and the best way to successfully find a career in that field. Participating students will have the opportunity to expand your professional network, learn more about potential jobs and internships, and find out whether a particular career field matches you interests, skills, and values.

Register for this Career Trek on Handhsake: https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/events/726708/share_preview

 

FINANCIAL LUNCH & LEARN SERIES

Join us for the last two parts of our Financial Lunch & Learn Series: Understanding Finances!

April 20, 12-1pm – Understanding Finances: Part III – Making Smart Money Moves (joined by Bethany Gorsch of Hills Bank and Trust Company)

April 27, 12-1pm – Understanding Finances: Part IV – Investing Basics (joined by Katelyn Harder of Mutual of Omaha)

Graphic Managing stress in the job search

Managing Stress in the Job Search Group
Thursdays from 3:30pm-4:30pm

Searching for a job is hard. Navigating a job search during a global pandemic can feel even harder. If you are feeling stressed, know that you aren’t alone.

Attend the “Managing Stress in the Job Search” group.

Facilitated by Career Center professionals, join in the discussion with other graduating seniors, practice stress management techniques, and learn some new job search strategies.

The group will take place every Thursday, but you do not have to make the weekly commitment. Join us when you can and when you need it.

We are here for you and are excited to support you in navigating the transition from college to career.

Each week will require separate registration through MyUI, and feel free to sign up for them all.

April 22nd: REGISTER 

April 29th: REGISTER 

May 6th: REGISTER  

Monday, April 19

FAST Info Session

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm MDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/734074/share_preview

 

Tuesday, April 20

JP Morgan- 2021 Commercial Banking Latinx Early Insight Program

8:00 am EDT – Friday, April 23rd 2021, 8:00 am EDT

Interest: Finance

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/718390/share_preview

 

Understanding Finances: Part III – Making Smart Money Moves

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/716319/share_preview

 

Whirlpool Finance Development Program Info Session

4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EDT

Interest: Finance and Accounting

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/732735/share_preview

 

J.P. Morgan West Coast Virtual School Trek (Asia-Pacific Opportunities)

9:00 pm – 10:00 pm PDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/691426/share_preview

 

Wednesday, April 21

2021 Grads: Standing Out in a Recovering Workforce

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Interest: Business Grads

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/731370/share_preview

 

2021 Commercial Banking Advancing Black Pathways Program

8:00 am EDT – Friday, April 23rd 2021, 5:00 pm EDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/716855/share_preview

 

Cognizant Information Session – Full Time, Internship, & Leadership Conference

2:00 pm – 2:45 pm EDT

Interest: Data & Info Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/744294/share_preview

Thursday, April 22

LAUNCH – Leadership Incubator sponsored by McKinsey’s Black Network

9:00 am EDT – Friday, April 23rd 2021, 5:00 pm EDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/707317/share_preview

 

Internal Audit Internship Opportunities at CVS Health (Northbrook)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm EDT

Interest: Accounting

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/725300/share_preview

 

Greater Green Bay Chamber Virtual Job Fair

3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/726167/share_preview

 

2021 Morgan Stanley Technology Signature Series: Explore Tech

Thursday, April 22nd 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

Interest: Tech

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/709886/share_preview

 

JPMorgan Chase: Data Science Early Insight Coaching Catch-Ups (2022 Full-Time Opportunities)

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EDT

Interest: data & info technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/743650/share_preview

 

Friday, April 23

Visa/Cybersource International Case Competition 

10:00 am – 5:50 pm PDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/739456/share_preview

 

Goldman Sachs See Yourself Here: Recruitment 101

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm EDT

Interest: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/719947/share_preview

 

Registration has begun and the Career Center has lots of courses for you to take!

Register for Career-Prep Courses

The Career Center offers academic courses on topics such as exploring careers and majors, researching graduate school,  professional and life skill development, and for the Certificate in Leadership Studies. Some courses are available online, others in-person, and some are a hybrid combination of both.  They carry 1 to 3 hours of academic credit.  Information on Career Center courses is available at https://careers.uiowa.edu/students/career-courses.

CLA LogoCareer Leadership Academy

For over a decade, Career Leadership Academy has stood out for its innovative approach to leadership and career preparation.  Over 1000 University of Iowa students have participated in this two-part course series, earning academic credit, developing an edge as leaders and connecting with professionals in their career field. For more information, visit  https://careers.uiowa.edu/CLA.

Leadership Studies Certificate

Completing the Leadership Studies Certificate is a way students can develop, sharpen, and showcase leadership skills that will serve them for their entire professional career.
Check out the certificate requirements at  https://careers.uiowa.edu/students/leadership-certificate#overview.

New for Fall 2021 – Women in Leadership (LS:2020)

Gain an overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership.

LS:2020 Women in Leadership
9:30A – 10:45A TTh S181 PBB

Overview of relevant history, theory, and practice of women in effective leadership; women leaders from historical to modern times; focus on exploring obstacles and challenges faced by women in leadership and how people of all genders can work to overcome these barriers. This course also counts toward the Certificate in Leadership Studies.

 

Unsure what career path you want to take?

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Free Career Assessments Available

Take one of our free career assessments to see career paths that align with who you are!

Informational Interviews

A great way to learn about different occupations is to talk with others who work in jobs of interest to you! We call this an informational interview, but that’s just a fancy term for “conversation.” A good time to have an informational interview is over Summer break! People usually enjoy talking about their jobs and like answering questions about their career. Check out our Informational Interviews How To’s to learn more about how to prepare and what questions to ask.

CandidCareer.com

CandidCareer.com provides an easy and effective way to explore careers and learn about job search strategies through thousands of 1-2 minute video clips:

♥ Discover career fields that you didn’t even know existed! Industry professionals share their job descriptions, backgrounds and career prep advice.
♥ Hear from industry professionals about what it takes to get hired in their field.
♥ Learn from “Get Hired” advice videos covering interviewing, resume writing, networking and many more topics to help you land that job!

To begin exploring, visit our university page and search the website in several ways:

♥ Keyword (type in top right-hand corner)
♥ Major
♥ Career Title Industry

 

This week’s Employer Events

Tuesday:

Understanding Finances: Part II – Taking a Look at Your Paycheck

Tuesday, April 13th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/716315/share_preview

Thursday:

College Programs Series: The 2+2 Program

Thursday, April 15th 2021, 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/667584/share_preview

 

LVMHappiness Master Class with Mia Talavera

Thursday, April 15th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/729455/share_preview

Friday:

Pro Football Hall of Fame “Before the Snap” ft. Kara Kwiecinski

Friday, April 16th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EDT

Interest Areas: Arts, Media, And Entertainment

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/730907/share_preview

 

2021 Morgan Stanley Future Diverse Traders

When: Friday, April 16th 2021, 9:00 am – 11:55 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/704712/share_preview

 

2022 Chicago Investment Banking Summer Analyst Virtual Insight Day

When: Friday, April 16th 2021, 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/717468/share_preview

Have an internship this summer?

Don’t forget to apply for the Hawkeye Internship Grant to help supplement the cost!

APPLY BY APRIL 14TH!

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Thousands of opportunities LIVE on Handshake right now!

 



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Check out Thousands of posts from organizations all over the country looking for employees and interns.

That might seem overwhelming, but Handshake’s easy filter system allows you to get to the opportunities that you want, fast and easy. If you haven’t accessed Handshake and completed your profile, why wait?

Login today at: http://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/

Jobs & Internship Fairs

Registration now open! Hire Big10+ Military & Veterans Virtual Networking & Career Fair

Apr 13, 2021 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Registration now open! Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 20, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Upcoming Mock Interviews:

April 13th | LaSalle Network
April 21st | CRST
April 22nd | LaSalle Network

Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job! Participating in Virtual Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.

6 Steps to Sign Up for a Mock Interview

Tips for Preparing for Your Mock Interview

Graphic Managing stress in the job searchManaging Stress in the Job Search

Searching for a job is hard. Navigating a job search during a global pandemic can feel even harder. If you are feeling stressed, know that you aren’t alone. Facilitated by Career Center professionals, join the discussion with other graduating seniors, practice stress management techniques, and learn new job search strategies. The group meets every Thursday, but a weekly commitment isn’t necessary. Join us when you can and when you need it. We are here for you and are excited to support you in navigating the transition from college to career.

Click the links below to register for each group meeting:

April 8th | 3:30–4:30pm
April 15th | 3:30–4:30pm
April 22nd | 3:30–4:30pm
April 29th | 3:30–4:30pm
May 6th | 3:30–4:30pm

 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pomerantz Career Center in advance at 319-335-1023, careercenter@uiowa.edu

Reserve a room

If you need a quiet space for networking during job fairs, or to have an interview, you can reserve a room at the Pomerantz Career Center by calling 319-335-1023.

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17,285 opportunities LIVE on Handshake right now!

white doors in a line with one yellow one in the centerHandshake is your door to opportunity

As of this morning, there were 17,285 posts from organizations all over the country looking for employees and interns. That might seem overwhelming, but Handshake’s easy filter system allows you to get to the opportunities that you want, fast and easy. If you haven’t accessed Handshake and completed your profile, why wait?

Login today at: http://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/

Jobs & Internship Fairs

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Registration now open! Hire Big10+ Military & Veterans Virtual Networking & Career Fair
Apr 13, 2021 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Registration now open! Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 20, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Upcoming Mock Interviews:

March 30th | Pella Corporation
March 31st | iHeartMedia
April 13th | LaSalle Network
April 21st | CRST
April 22nd | LaSalle Network

Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job! Participating in Virtual Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.

6 Steps to Sign Up for a Mock Interview

Tips for Preparing for Your Mock Interview

Graphic Managing stress in the job searchManaging Stress in the Job Search

Searching for a job is hard. Navigating a job search during a global pandemic can feel even harder. If you are feeling stressed, know that you aren’t alone. Facilitated by Career Center professionals, join the discussion with other graduating seniors, practice stress management techniques, and learn new job search strategies. The group meets every Thursday, but a weekly commitment isn’t necessary. Join us when you can and when you need it. We are here for you and are excited to support you in navigating the transition from college to career.

Click the links below to register for each group meeting:

April 1st | 3:30–4:30pm
April 8th | 3:30–4:30pm
April 15th | 3:30–4:30pm
April 22nd | 3:30–4:30pm
April 29th | 3:30–4:30pm
May 6th | 3:30–4:30pm

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the Pomerantz Career Center in advance at 319-335-1023, careercenter@uiowa.edu.

Weekly Employer Events

 

Tuesday, March 30th 2021

 

UnitedHealth Group – Customer Service Representative Virtual Career Fair

11:00 am – 1:00 pm EDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/721621/share_preview

 

State Farm- ¡Oye! Are you a first generation college student?

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/719013/share_preview

 

Wednesday, March 31st 2021

 

Facebook – Get to Know Facebook Production Engineering!

3:00 pm – 4:05 pm PDT

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/717145/share_preview

 

UI Life After College: From the Minds of UI Mentors

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/701706/share_preview

Reserve a room

If you need a quiet space for networking during job fairs, or to have an interview, you can reserve a room at the Pomerantz Career Center by calling 319-335-1023.

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Lots of Jobs, Internships, and Opportunities Available!

We're Hiring

Application Deadline Extended ’til March 26th!

Professional Development Intern:

https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4466271?ref=preview-header-click

The UI STEP (Student to Employed Professional) program is a 3-step developmental approach focusing on bridging the gap between academics, student employment, career preparation and career readiness. This position will help grow UI STEP, student employment, and professional development programs on the UI campus and will allow the selected candidate the freedom to be creative while being involved in high-level programming scarcely seen on other campuses.

Career Peer Advisor Intern:

https://uiowa.joinhandshake.com/jobs/4450848?ref=preview-header-click

The Pomerantz Career Center is seeking motivated, engaging, and professional applicants to be considered for our Career Peer Advisor internship program. Our Peer Advisors are important members of the Pomerantz Career Center team! Peer Advisors provide staffing for our general drop-in services, review resumes and other professional materials, and assist with office outreach efforts. In addition, successful applicants will have the chance to develop advising skills, enhance public speaking ability, network with professionals, and gain useful knowledge for their own career development. This is a paid internship.

Jobs & Internship Fairs

NEW! Bender Disability Virtual Career Fair
March 23, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

NEW! Hire Big10+ Military & Veterans Virtual Networking & Career Fair
Apr 13, 2021 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

New! Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 20, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Upcoming Mock Interviews:

March 24th | Robert Half (Acc. & Fin)
March 25th | CRST
March 30th | Pella Corp | oration
March 31st | iHeartMedia
April 13th | LaSalle Network
April 21st | CRST
April 22nd | LaSalle Network

Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job! Participating in Virtual Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.

6 Steps to Sign Up for a Mock Interview

STEP 1: Log into your Handshake account

STEP 2: Enter or Update Profile Information

STEP 3: Upload Your Resume.  Click on your name in the upper right hand corner and then Documents and Add New Document.

STEP 4: To apply to a mock interview, go to Jobs and type Mock into the keyword search area.

STEP 5: Click on the title of the mock interview you are interested in and then click Apply.

STEP 6: Select the Interview Time.  Click Submit. Make sure the resume you would like the employer to see is the one that appears in the drop down box.

Here are tips for preparing for your mock so you know what to expect!

Reserve a room

If you need a quiet space for networking during job fairs, or to have an interview, you can reserve a room at the Pomerantz Career Center by calling 319.335.1023.

photo of PCC lobby

Lots of Jobs, Internships, and Opportunities Available!

Become a Peer Career Advisor - We're Hiring

Jobs & Internship Fairs

Exploring Creative Careers Networking Event
Mar 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

NEW! Bender Disability Virtual Career Fair
March 23, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

NEW! Hire Big10+ Military & Veterans Virtual Networking & Career Fair
Apr 13, 2021 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

New! Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 20, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Upcoming Mock Interviews:

March 17th | iHeartMedia
March 18th | Alliant  Energy, Inc.
March 24th | Robert  Half (Acc. & Fin)
March 25th | CRST
March 30th | Pella Corp | oration
March 31st | iHeartMedia
April 13th | LaSalle Network
April 21st | CRST
April 22nd | LaSalle Network

Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job! Participating in Virtual Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.

6 Steps to Sign Up for a Mock Interview

STEP 1: Log into your Handshake account

STEP 2: Enter or Update Profile Information

STEP 3: Upload Your Resume.  Click on your name in the upper right hand corner and then Documents and Add New Document.

STEP 4: To apply to a mock interview, go to Jobs and type Mock into the keyword search area.

STEP 5: Click on the title of the mock interview you are interested in and then click Apply.

STEP 6: Select the Interview Time.  Click Submit. Make sure the resume you would like the employer to see is the one that appears in the drop down box.

Here are tips for preparing for your mock so you know what to expect!

Reserve a room

If you need a quiet space for networking during job fairs, or to have an interview, you can reserve a room at the Pomerantz Career Center by calling 319.335.1023.

photo of PCC lobby

Many opportunities ahead! Job Fairs, Quiet Rooms, & Mock Interviews

Become a Peer Career Advisor - We're Hiring

Jobs & Internship Fairs

Exploring Creative Careers Networking Event
Mar 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

NEW! Bender Disability Virtual Career Fair
March 23, 2021 | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

NEW! Hire Big10+ Military & Veterans Virtual Networking & Career Fair
Apr 13, 2021 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

New! Hire Big10+ Virtual Career Fair
Apr 20, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Upcoming Mock Interviews:

March 17th | iHeartMedia
March 18th | Alliant  Energy, Inc.
March 24th | Robert  Half (Acc. & Fin)
March 25th | CRST
March 30th | Pella Corp | oration
March 31st | iHeartMedia
April 13th | LaSalle Network
April 21st | CRST
April 22nd | LaSalle Network

Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job! Participating in Virtual Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.

6 Steps to Sign Up for a Mock Interview

STEP 1: Log into your Handshake account

STEP 2: Enter or Update Profile Information

STEP 3: Upload Your Resume.  Click on your name in the upper right hand corner and then Documents and Add New Document.

STEP 4: To apply to a mock interview, go to Jobs and type Mock into the keyword search area.

STEP 5: Click on the title of the mock interview you are interested in and then click Apply.

STEP 6: Select the Interview Time.  Click Submit. Make sure the resume you would like the employer to see is the one that appears in the drop down box.

Here are tips for preparing for your mock so you know what to expect!

RESERVE A ROOM
If you need a quiet space for networking during job fairs, or to have an interview, you can reserve a room at the Pomerantz Career Center by calling 319.335.1023.

photo of PCC lobby

3 DAYS, 3 Job & Internship Fairs – Happening this week!

Have you registered for the virtual career fairs you want to attend?

Students of ALL MAJORS are welcome to participate in any of these events. Prior to the event, you will need to log in to Handshake with your HawkID and Password, register, and then schedule group and/or 1:1 sessions with the employers you are interested in meeting.

Check out the schedule for this semester and start preparing!

 

 

THIS WEEK:

Tippie Tech: Data & Information Job & Internship Fair
Feb 23, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Virtual Job & Internship Fair
Feb 24, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Helping, Counseling & Public Service Job & Internship Fair
Feb 25, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

 

Coming later this semester: (Registration open now)

Exploring Creative Careers Networking Event
Mar 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn more about these and other networking opportunities at: https://careers.uiowa.edu/events

 

Need a quiet space and strong internet connection to attend the virtual fairs?

The Pomerantz Career Center has a limited amount of interview suites available for students to reserve at no fee. Each room has a computer with web cam, as well as space for you to use your own laptop, 2 chairs, and is sanitized between each person.

Contact the Career Center to reserve your room!

(319) 335 – 1023, careercenter@uiowa.edu

photo of PCC lobby

HOW CAN YOU PREPARE?

Watch this Video:

 

Make an appointment with a Career Advisor or a Career Peer Advisor to review your resume.

 

<<CHECK OUT THIS STUDENT PREP LIST

 

Register for a Mock Interview

Mock interviews not only prepare you to be a rockstar at your next interview, it connects you with employers and provides you with an extra opportunity to make an impression. It also provides you with golden feedback from the employer which tells you what they are listening for so that you can stand out when talking to other recruiters.

Monday:

What: Brooke Charter Schools Associate Teacher Virtual Information Session

When: Monday, February 22nd 2021, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm EST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/655204/share_preview

 

What: Interviewing Workshop for New Teachers

When: Monday, February 22nd 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm MST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/686919/share_preview

 

What: ScribeAmerica Info Session- Feb 23rd

When: Tuesday, February 23rd 2021, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Health & Wellness

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/661030/share_preview

 

Tuesday:

What: GSNETX Camp Staff Life 101

When: Tuesday, February 23rd 2021, 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/684467/share_preview

 

What: AMER : Amazon SDE 101

When: Tuesday, February 23rd 2021, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm PST

Interest Areas: Data & Information Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/692137/share_preview

 

What: Saga Education- Math Fellow Info Webinar

When: Tuesday, February 23rd 2021, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/687678/share_preview

 

What: Skyworks Solutions Virtual Technical Seminar

When: Tuesday, February 23rd 2021, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Interest Areas: Engineering and Data & Information Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/658039/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: Clark County School District-Why Teach in Vegas

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 10:00 am – 11:00 am PST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/686466/share_preview

 

What: University of Iowa Education Grads – 2021 Minnesota Professional Educator Job Fair

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/663316/share_preview

 

What: Minnesota Professional Educator Job Fair – Eden Prairie Schools

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/692972/share_preview

 

What: ScribeAmerica Info Session- Feb 24th

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Health & Wellness

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/661036/share_preview

 

What: UIowa-Who is Biosense Webster, Inc.?

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Interest Areas: Health & Wellness

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/692883/share_preview

 

What: UIowa-Finding Health Management Internships for Public Health Undergraduates

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/690796/share_preview

 

What: BNP Paribas’ New Ways of Working

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Data & Information Technologies

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/690719/share_preview

 

What: You and Your STEM Career with McKinsey & Company, Gilead Sciences and Former Vimeo Product Manager at University of Iowa

When: Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Interest Areas: STEM

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/678669/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: UIowa College of Public Health Career Services Walk-in Hours

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/679593/share_preview

 

What: State Farm Presents: Got Sales? Let’s Close the Deal!

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/687871/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695581/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695588/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695591/share_preview

 

What: Multi-Regional KIPP Teaching Fellowship Webinar

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm EST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/689314/share_preview

 

What: Bank of America Campus Careers Series: Banking (Corporate, Investment, Treasury & Credit)

When: Thursday, February 25th 2021, 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm EST

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/688694/share_preview

 

Friday:

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Friday, February 26th 2021, 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695641/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Friday, February 26th 2021, 10:00 am – 10:30 am

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695642/share_preview

 

What: UI College of Public Health 1-on-1 Resume Review Sessions

When: Friday, February 26th 2021, 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Interest Areas: Public Health

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/695639/share_preview

 

What: Pro Football Hall of Fame “Before the Snap” ft. Kendall Peters

When: Friday, February 26th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Arts, Media, & Entertainment

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/691156/share_preview

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for Virtual Job & Internship Fairs

Have you registered for the virtual career fairs you want to attend?

Students of ALL MAJORS are welcome to participate in any of these events. Check out the schedule for this semester and start preparing!

 

 

 

 

Engineering Career Fair
Feb 11, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Tippie Tech: Data & Information Job & Internship Fair
Feb 23, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Virtual Job & Internship Fair
Feb 24, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Helping, Counseling & Public Service Job & Internship Fair
Feb 25, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Exploring Creative Careers Networking Event
Mar 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn more about these and other networking opportunities at: https://careers.uiowa.edu/events

HOW CAN YOU PREPARE?

Watch this Video:

 

Make an appointment with a Career Advisor or a Career Peer Advisor to review your resume.

 

<<CHECK OUT THIS STUDENT PREP LIST

 

 

Register for a Mock Interview

Mock interviews not only prepare you to be a rockstar at your next interview, it connects you with employers and provides you with an extra opportunity to make an impression. It also provides you with golden feedback from the employer which tells you what they are listening for so that you can stand out when talking to other recruiters.

Tuesday:

What: ScribeAmerica Info Session- Feb 16th
When: Tuesday, February 16th 2021, 10:00 am – 11:00 am EST

Interest Areas: Heal
https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/661020/share_preview

 

What: Amazon San Diego – SDE Spotlight

When: Tuesday, February 16th 2021, 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm PST

Interest Areas: Engineering

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/667893/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: American Society of Human Genetics Career Fair

When: Wednesday, February 17th 2021, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/681563/share_preview

 

What: Learn More about the 700+ STEM, Policy, and Technical Internship and Fellowship Opportunities at ORISE with a Spotlight on Programs at the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and ORISE STEM Undergraduate Scholarships!

When: Wednesday, February 17th 2021, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Science and Research

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/644551/share_preview

 

What: Kipp DCC: Equity in Education Webinar

When: Wednesday, February 17th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Education

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/684249/share_preview

 

What: ScribeAmerica Info Session- Feb 17th

When: Wednesday, February 17th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Health and Wellness

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/661026/share_preview

 

What: UIowa-(How to) Captivate Companies Interest Using Confidence (The Redefining the Ideal Candidate Series)

When: Wednesday, February 17th 2021, 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/669138/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: UIowa- Veterans at Work : Panel and Networking Event

When: Thursday, February 18th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/637723/share_preview

 

What: University Of Iowa – Innovating Industrial Controls with Multi-Dimensional Integration

When: Thursday, February 18th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Engineering

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/642956/share_preview

 

Friday:

What: Farm Bureau Financial Services – Insurance Career Exploration

When: Friday, February 19th 2021, 9:00 am – 10:35 am

Interest Areas: General

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/683433/share_preview

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for Virtual Job & Internship Fairs

On Monday, February 1, all students can login to Handshake and begin registering for our Spring ’21 Virtual Job and Internship Fairs! Students of ALL MAJORS are welcome to participate in any of these events. Check out the schedule for this semester and start preparing!

 

 

 

 

Engineering Career Fair
Feb 11, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Tippie Tech: Data & Information Job & Internship Fair
Feb 23, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Business & Entrepreneurship Virtual Job & Internship Fair
Feb 24, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Helping, Counseling & Public Service Job & Internship Fair
Feb 25, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Exploring Creative Careers Networking Event
Mar 12, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Educator Job Fair
Mar 24, 2021 | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Environment & Sustainability Networking Event
Mar 30, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Exploring Careers in Life & Health Sciences Networking Event
Apr 1, 2021 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Learn more about these and other networking opportunities at: https://careers.uiowa.edu/events

HOW CAN YOU PREPARE?

Watch this Video:

Sign up for a Prep Session:

 

 

 

<<CHECK OUT THIS STUDENT PREP LIST

Welcome Back!

Welcome back students! We have lots of opportunities for you to take advantage of the first week of classes and beyond!

INTERN READY Intern Ready graphic

Looking for a way to take control of your future, and get a jump start on your internship search?
If so, join us (at your own pace) and participate in Intern Ready!

Accelerate your internship search with a free self-paced series available on ICON. In a time that seems chaotic, you still have the power to control where your career goes from here – one step at a time!  Get feedback throughout the series from Career Center staff!

To get started >> enroll on ICON at https://icon.uiowa.edu/selfRegistration/course/170394

 

SPRING JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIRS

Get your resumes ready and mark your calendars – job fairs are soon approaching! Registration begins on February 1st!

Tippie Tech: Data & Information Job & Internship Fair
Tuesday, February 23, 2021 :  12 pm – 4 pm – VIRTUAL FAIR

Check out great links to help you prepare: https://careers.uiowa.edu/tippie-tech-data-information-job-internship-fair

Learn about other awesome events: https://careers.uiowa.edu/events

 

WATCH THE WEBINAR

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Parent and Caring Other Webinar: What’s Next? Helping Your Student Gain Career-Building

In case you missed it – watch the webinar at: https://youtu.be/JCSjGWPCosc

This session covers trends for employment and the essential ways that you can assist students with finding opportunities to gain career-building experiences during the winter break and spring semester.

Hear more about current hiring and recruiting trends, learn more about how your student can engage with career services on campus or remotely, explore how your student can prepare for their internship (or job) search over winter break!

This virtual webinar was created for the parents and guardians of current students who are preparing to seek an internship or post-graduation employment or graduate school, but it’s super helpful for students too!)

 

EMPLOYER EVENTS

Tuesday

Keyot Financial Wellness Series (Part 1/2): How to Grow Your Finances with Next to Nothing

Tuesday, January 26th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/661474/share_preview

College Programs Series: Operating Companies and the Value of an MBA

Tuesday, January 26th 2021, 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/665114/share_preview 

Explore Wycliffe Life — Bringing the Scriptures to Life: Vernacular Media Specialist  

Tuesday, January 26th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/655299/share_preview 

Going Global with KPMG

Tuesday, January 26th 2021, 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/665898/share_preview 

 

Wednesday

Day In the Life of an Intern at PPD  

Wednesday, January 27th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/660787/share_preview 

 ScribeAmerica Information Session  

Wednesday, January 27th 2021, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/636907/share_preview 

 

Thursday

ScribeAmerica Information Session

Thursday, January 28th 2021, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST

Interest Areas: Health and Wellness

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/636908/share_preview 

Connect Now – The Power & Secrets of LinkedIn – A Leona Leads Event  

Thursday, January 28th 2021, 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm MST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/655036/share_preview 

Day in the Life of AmeriCorps Service

Thursday, January 28th 2021, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/666612/share_preview

How to get Intern Ready & Resources for Grads

Hello Students!

While your ramping up for finals and getting ready to hit the door and head home, we wanted to remind you of some wonderful opportunities that you can take advantage of over winter break. Now is the best time to revise resumes, build your skills, and seek out new career opportunities that will build relationships and put more experience under your belt to help you snag that next big thing after college -a job!

Are you Intern Ready?

Looking for a way to take control of your future, and get a jump start on your internship search?  If so, join us (at your own pace) and participate in a free self-paced series over winter break. This course is sure to accelerate your internship search and make you #InternReady!

Enroll at: https://icon.uiowa.edu/selfRegistration/course/170394

How can others help you prepare for your career? 

The Pomerantz Career Center presents a free webinar for parents, guardians and caring others:

What’s Next? Helping Your Student Gain Career-Building Experience 

Tuesday, January 5, 2021
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time)

Learn more and have your parents register here.

Apply for Micro-Internships with Parker Dewey

No matter how hard we try to stay ahead of things, our college years come to a close quickly. If you are looking for a full-time job or waiting to hear back from graduate programs, micro-internships can help you gain paid professional experience during the time between graduation and your next endeavor.   Visit http://info.parkerdewey.com/uiowa to get started.

 

Did you know?

Graduates can still meet with a career advisor for up to a year after graduation. Contact the Career Center today to make your appointment at careercenter@uiowa.edu or call (319) 335-1023

 

Have a Plan?  We want to hear about it!  Graduates, please take a moment to fill out the Career Center Graduation Survey. Your feedback is essential to supporting our future Hawkeyes!

 

Virtual Employer Events Week of Nov. 30

There are still plenty of events this semester to learn about opportunities with employers in a variety of areas. More details below:

Monday:

What: College Programs Series: The Value of an MBA for Humanities Majors

When: 5:15 pm – 6:00 pm EST

Interest: Business – https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/622422/share_preview

 

Wednesday:

What: College Programs Series: The Value of an MBA for Entrepreneurs

When:  3:00 pm – 3:45 pm EST

Interests: Entrepreneurs – https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/622425/share_preview

 

Thursday:

What: Sales at Education First Q&A Panel

When:  4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EST

Interests: Sales – https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/624694/share_preview

 

What: Wells Fargo Technology Meet the Recruiters and Analyst Panel

When:  9:00 pm – 10:00 pm EST

Interests: Business Analytics and Information Systems – https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/625840/share_preview

Virtual Employer Events – November 24th

Do you have a few extra minutes during Thanksgiving break? If so, be sure to learn more about EF (Education First) –  hiring for sales roles!

TUESDAY 11/24:

What: Launching you Sales Career with EF (Education First)

When: Tuesday, November 24th 2020, 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EST

Interest Area: Sales

https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/619820/share_preview

Virtual Employer Events Week of 11/16; supply chain, insurance and more!

Be sure to take advantage of these virtual events the week of 11/16!

 

WEDNESDAY 11/18:

What: Samaritan’s Purse Logistics and Supply Chain Management

When: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST

Interest Area: Supply Chain

 

What: Beyond Your Stripes with State Farm

When: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Interest Area: General, Insurance, Military

 

What: Work@Liberty Wednesday: Imposter Syndrome

When: 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm EST

Interest Area(s): General, Insurance

 

THURSDAY 11/19:

What: Mayo Clinic Resume Writing and Behavioral Interview Skills

When: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Interest Area: General

 

What: Virtual Goldman Sachs Cultural Spotlight 2: Innovation Fall 2020

When: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EST

Interest Area(s): General, Finance

 

What: KPMG Fall Campus Recruiting Workshop – Des Moines Office

When: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Interest Area: Accounting

 

FRIDAY 11/20:

What: Pro Football Hall of Fame “Before the Snap” ft. Jesse Lovejoy

When: Friday, November 20th 2020, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm EST

Interest Area: Sport and Rec Management, General Business

 

Find out about each of these and other events on Handshake!