This Week in Career Services (week Feb. 7-14 )


1. Internship workshop
2. Prepare for the Job Fair events
3. Resume Clinics
4. Hot jobs! Interview on campus.
5. Info session with the Peace Corps
6. Feel good about your interview!
7. Career panel on Technology
8. 147 and counting...

Finding an Internship
Thursday, February 10
5:30 - 7 p.m.
SUB II, Room 3
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2. Prepare for the Job Fair events
Are you ready for the Job & Internship Fair?
All workshops in SUB I, Room 3400

Tue, Feb 15 12:15 -1:15 p.m.
Thu, Feb 17 4 - 5 p.m.
Mon, Feb 21 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Resume & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Wed, Feb 16 5:30 - 7 p.m. JC, Room A

Resume Clinics
with Employers: Mon, Feb 21 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. JC, Room 116
with Career Counselors: Tue, Feb 22 3 - 7 p.m. JC Room 116

Online prep tools
Job Fair 411, a 15-minute movie on what to expect, how to prepare and how to
interact with employers

Job & Internship Fair
Wed, Feb 23 & Thu, Feb 24 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. JC, Dewberry Hall
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3. Resume Clinics
Is your resume ready to be given to employers at the Job & Internship Fair?
Find out by visiting one of our Clinics with your resume in hand for a
15-minute critique.

Employer clinic: Mon, Feb 21 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. JC, Room 116
Career Counselor clinic: Tue, Feb 22 3 - 7 p.m. JC Room 116
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4. Hot jobs! Featured On-Campus Interviewing positions
The resume submission deadline for these On-Campus Interviewing positions is
Wednesday, February 9.

Kenesis Corporate and Information Consulting
Consultant (full-time and internship)

Centric Business Systems
Account Executive

Wachovia Corporation
Health & Welfare/Risk Management Analyst

Search for these and other positions in HireMason.
Learn more about on-campus interviewing.

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5. Info session with the Peace Corps

Find out more about the Peace Corps by attending this information session
facilitated by Peace Corp representatives:

Thursday, February 10
7 p.m.
Mason Hall, Edwin Meese Conference Room
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6. Interview Practice Day: 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.

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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7. Ask the Professionals: Technology
What are the job prospects in the Technology industry? Find out from the
pros! Get ready to ask questions and build networks with employers. Open to
all Mason students. RSVP. 

Wednesday, February 9
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Research I, Room 163

Participating employers:
Northrop Grumman
Time Warner Cable

Coming soon...
Ask the Professionals: Consulting
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8. 147 and counting...

147 employers are already signed up for the Job & Internship!

Employer representatives cover the spectrum from IT giants such as Symantec
and Computer Sciences Corporation to major local employers such as SAIC,
Lockheed Martin, the International Monetary Fund and Northrop Grumman. Many
government agencies will also be in attendance, including the State
Department, CIA, Veterans Affairs, Secret Service, National Science
Foundation and the Naval Research Laboratory as well as many local
non-profits seeking interns for the summer such as Volunteer Fairfax, WETA
and CityYear. See who else will be there...

Prepare to meet employers
Find out what key pieces of information you need to share with employers to
ensure job fair success.
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Career Services ... Connecting to Your Future

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