Upcoming Events

Career Events 2019-2020

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CPT Information Session

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
4-5pm
Pigott 204
Albers international students are welcome to attend to learn about the guidelines and process of doing a Curricular Practical Training internship in the Albers School. Covered topics include CPT eligibility, requirements based on degree program, and process for obtaining a CPT.

 

Mentor Program Kick-Off Events

Kick-off Event for all Albers Mentor Programs

Friday, October 4, 2019
   Student Orientation, 5pm, Pigott Auditorium
   Mentor Orientation, 5pm, Pigott 102
   Mentor Fair, 6pm, PACCAR Atrium
For more information, check out the Mentor Fair Video or the Mentor Program Website.

 

Resume Reviews with Employers

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate Students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate Students)
Student Center 160
Get your resume reviewed by multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. 

 

Business & Engineering Career Fair

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
11am-2pm
Campion Ballroom
Save the date for the 2019 Business & Engineering Career Fair. Meet over 50 employers and organizations seeking students pursuing jobs and internships in the business and engineering industries. All students are welcome to attend this campus-wide event. Student registration on Handshake will open soon! Employers seeking more information should contact Abby Barr at barrabigail@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2029.
Employer Registration

 

Mock Interviews with Employers

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
3:45-5:50pm
Student Center 160
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

 

Career Lunch & Learn: Technology & Recruiting

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
12:30-1:20pm
Pigott 309
Presented by Dana Altenhofen, Talent Acquisition Coordinator at Parametric
Join us for our quarterly Career Lunch & Learn. Bring your lunch and get helpful information on a topic pertinent to your career development. Fall quarter will be focused on how technology is changing the landscape of recruiting. Topics covered include online video interviewing, how to stand out to employers online, and communication strategies with recruiters.

 

CPT Information Session

Tuesday, November 5, 2019
4-5pm
Pigott 307
Albers international students are welcome to attend to learn about the guidelines and process of doing a Curricular Practical Training internship in the Albers School. Covered topics include CPT eligibility, requirements based on degree program, and process for obtaining a CPT.

 

Albers Coffee Break

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
3-6pm
Pigott 331
Hosted by The Albers Placement Center, Undergrad Advising and Grad Advising
Take a break from your busy quarter. Join us for coffee, tea, hot cocoa and goodies. You can also enter a raffle to win prizes. Learn about how the Albers Placement Center, Grad Advising and Undergrad Advising can support you in your Albers experience.

 

Career Lunch & Learn: Tips from Recruiters

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
12:30-1:20pm
Pigott 202
Panelists:
Joe Irwin, Recruiter at Adswerve
Erin Jouliot, Campus Recruiter at Liberty Mutual
Brian Ladyman, Managing Director at Slalom Consulting
Monique Monge, Recruiting Manager at Parker, Smith & Feek
Join us for our quarterly Career Lunch & Learn. Bring your lunch and get helpful information on a topic pertinent to your career development. Winter quarter will be focused on insider tips from recruiters.  Gain insights from a panel of recruiters on how to successfully navigate the job or internship search and how to stand out as a strong candidate.

 

Resume Reviews with Employers

Tuesday, January 28, 2020
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate Students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate Students)
Casey Commons
Get your resume reviewed by multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event.

 

SU Etiquette Dinner

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
6-8pm
Campion Ballroom
A 3-course dinner workshop on Dining/Professional Etiquette presented by Scott Flanary, University Recruiter at Facebook. Open to all students campus-wide. Tickets cost $10 (cash, credit, or meal plan) and will be available starting January 13 at the Albers Placement Center (Pigott 331) and at the Career Engagement Office (PAVL 110).

 

SU Winter Career & Internship Fair

Tuesday, February 11, 2020
11am-2pm
Campion Ballroom
Over 50 employers and organizations will be in attendance to provide information on job and internship opportunities. For a list of Employers attending, log-in to Handshake and click on Career Fairs under the Events tab. Open to all students campus-wide. Employers seeking more information should contact Abby Barr at barrabigail@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2029.

 

Navigating Corporate Politics Workshop

Tuesday, February 18, 2020
5-5:50pm
Pigott 208
Presented by Anetta Hannon, Director of HR at Fluke and Albers Mentor
Hear from an HR expert on how to adapt and navigate the corporate culture. Topics include how to successfully advance your career, build relationships internally, and deal with difficult work situations.

 

Mock Interviews with Employers

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
3:45-5:50pm
Student Center 160
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

 

APC Coffee Break & Open House

Monday, February 24, 2020
4-6pm
Pigott 331
Take a break from your busy quarter. Join us for coffee, tea, hot cocoa and goodies. Undergrad students stop by to get help preparing for the Albers Career Night event.

 

Albers Career Night

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
6-7:30pm
Optimism (Corner of Broadway & Union in Capitol Hill)
An opportunity for all Albers undergrad and Bridge MBA students to grow their professional community and mingle with alumni, mentors, and employers from a variety of industries to enhance their career development. Represented industries include accounting, business analytics, consulting, economics & finance, international business, management, and marketing. Not open to the general public. Employers seeking more information should contact Megan Spaulding at spauldi1@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2472. Students register in Handshake

 

Industry Forum: Careers in Product Management

Monday, March 2, 2020
5-5:50pm
Pigott 204

 

Resume Reviews with Employers [CANCELLED]

Wednesday, April 15, 2020
3:45-4:45pm (Graduate Students)
4:30-5:30pm (Undergraduate Students)
Student Center 160
Get your resume reviewed by multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event.

 

Take Your Career Search Virtual with Vault

Thursday, April 16, 2020
12pm
Register to attend at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1270626829358902285
During this webinar, Vault will discuss how you can use all their core sections to aid in your career discovery and job search. Vault is ideal for virtual career development courses, distance learning, and ongoing career research. Vault has you covered with blogs, career video resources, and eBook collections across all career paths—accessible 24/7, anywhere with an Internet connection.

 

APC Coffee Break & Open House [CANCELLED]

Monday, April 20, 2020
4-6pm
Pigott 331
Take a break from your busy quarter. Join us for coffee, tea, hot cocoa and goodies. Grad students stop by to get help preparing for the Albers Grad Career Connections event.

 

Job Search Strategies for International Students

Tuesday, April 21, 2020
12:30-2pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom 
Presented by Yanfei Gong, Digital Marketing Manager at Amazon and Former International Student
A presentation designed to provide insights to international students on searching for jobs for OPT, building confidence for interviews & networking, and communicating with employers about Visa status. You will also be able to hear about Yanfei's career journey.

 

SU Spring Career & Internship Fair [CANCELLED]

We apologize, but due to the COVID-19 situation, we have decided to cancel this event set for April 21. Employers seeking more information should contact Abby Barr at barrabigail@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2029.

 

Albers Grad Career Connections [POSTPONED]

This event provides grad students an opportunity to connect with Albers grad alumni, mentors and local business professionals, as well as your fellow grad students, in order to build your professional network. Albers Grad Career Connections is the largest, and best attended, event of the year for Albers grad students and is one not to be missed! Feel free to attend all, or some of the event, as your schedule allows. Employers seeking more information should contact Justin Dolce at dolcej@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2184.

 

Navigating Uncertainty with Resilience

Wednesday, April 22, 2020
12-1pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Presented by Robbie Bach, Former Microsoft President and Chief Xbox Officer
Words of wisdom and encouragement to help during challenging economic times.

 

Mock Interviews with Employers [CANCELLED]

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
3:45-5:50pm
Student Center 130
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

 

How to Job Search Using LinkedIn

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
12:30-1:25pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom 
Presented by Rick Sass, Career Coach for Lee Hecht Harrison and Albers Mentor
Join us for a webinar on how to maximize LinkedIn to enhance your job search! Topics will include how to get noticed and found by recruiters, how to navigate job postings, and how to find alumni and contacts for networking. This workshop is recommended for students who already have a LinkedIn profile set up and are actively job searching.

 

Career Conversations with Alumni: Advice from Alums Who Graduated in the 2008-2009 Economic Downturn

Wednesday, May 13, 2020
12:00-1:00pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Alumni Panel:
Stephanie Ausen, Marketing Professional
Chris Jay, Senior VP and Wealth Mgmt Advisor at Merrill Lynch
Sean Klosterman, Sales at Boeing
Gain wisdom and insight from 3 alumni who graduated during the last economic downturn in 2008-2009. They will tell about their career journeys, describe strategies they used to overcome the tough job market, and provide advice for current students of how to navigate this challenging time.

 

Virtual Interviewing with Confidence

Monday, May 18, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Webex
Presented by Paul Bauer, Recruiter at Tableau 
Tips and best practices to interview with confidence in the virtual setting. All students welcome.

 

Past Events

Check out Past Events sponsored by the Albers Placement Center.