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"Stephanie A. Barnett" <[log in to unmask]>
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Mon, 24 Jan 2011 09:28:08 -0500
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This Week in Career Services, January 24th 


1. Welcome back!
2. On-Campus Interviewing Orientation
3. Ask the Professionals Career Panels
4. Student scholarship opportunities
5. Feel good about your interview!

1. Welcome back to campus!

As the new year begins, we'd like to introduce you to some services to help
with your internships and job search:

Webshops: online workshops on interviewing, writing a resume and discovering
what employers want

Perfect Interview: use a webcam to practice tough interview questions with a
video interviewer and coach

Workshops & Events: a full listing of Career Services' events for the semester
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2. On-Campus Interviewing Orientation
Are you planning on participating in On-Campus Interviewing this semester?

If so, you must complete an orientation on policies and procedures by
attending the following workshop or by completing a webshop.

Thursday, January 27
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
SUB I, Room 3400
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3. Ask the Professionals Industry Career Panels
What are the job prospects in the Financial Services industry? Find out from
the pros! Get ready to ask questions and build networks with employers. Open
to all Mason students. RSVP

Financial Services Panel
Thursday, February 3
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Research I, Room 163

Participating employers:
Baker Tilly
First Virginia Community Bank
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Coming soon...
Ask the Professionals: Technology
Ask the Professionals: Consulting
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4. Student scholarship opportunities

The Alumni Association sponsors four student scholarships which are awarded

 John C. and Louise P. Wood Graduate Scholarship ($2,500)
 John C. and Louise P. Wood Undergraduate Scholarship ($2,500)
 Peter Forame Student Leadership Scholarship ($1,000)
 The George Mason University Alumni Association Service Scholarship ($1,000)

The deadline for submissions is February 7th. Apply.
Questions? Email or call Anna Goltz at x38737.
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5. Interview Practice Days: Feel good about your interview!

Practice your interviewing skills with employers on campus. To set up an
appointment, log in to HireMason and click on "Campus Interviews I Qualify
For." Space is limited.

Wednesday, February 9
Thursday, February 17
9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
SUB I, Room 3400

Student outcomes! Last year, a participating employer hired 3 students he
met during practice interviews: 2 summer interns and 1 full-time employee!
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Career Services ... Connecting to Your Future

SUB I, Room 3400     703-993-2370