Upcoming Events

Career Events 2020-2021

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Fall Quarter 2020

 

CPT Information Session

Thursday, September 10, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom (https://seattleu.zoom.us/j/93167055483)
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.

 

Explore Business Careers at Google (Panel Discussion)

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
12-1pm
LIVE Presentation via Google Meet
Registration on Handshake required to receive event invitation link.
Learn from a panel of Google professionals about business careers and roles at Google that don't require a technical or computer science background.

 

Virtual Career Fair Preparation Student Workshop

Thursday, September 17, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
This year's Business & Engineering Career Fair will be our first ever virtual career fair conducted through Handshake. Attend this workshop to learn about the process, features, and how to make the most of this unique experience for your job/internship search. The workshop is open to all Business and Engineering students.

 

Current State of Fall Recruiting Panel Discussion

Tuesday, September 22, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Join us for a panel discussion with professionals to gain insight about recent recruiting and hiring changes in light of COVID, updates on the local business climate, and fall quarter specific recruiting information.

 

Mentor Program Kick-Off Events

Kick-off Event for all Albers Mentor Programs

Friday, September 25, 2020
   Virtual Student Orientation, 3:30-4:15pm, via Zoom
   Virtual Mentor Orientation, 3:30-4:15pm, via Zoom
   Virtual Mentor Fair, 4:30-6pm, via Hopin
For more information, check out the .

 

Resume Ready: Tips for a Strong and Effective Resume

Thursday, October 1, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Learn the resume must-haves and get advice on ways to strengthen and elevate your resume to the next level.

 

Virtual Business & Engineering Career Fair

Tuesday, October 8, 2020
10:30am-1:30pm
Virtual via Handshake
Save the date for Seattle University's first ever virtual career fair! Engage in group and 1:1 sessions with over 50 employers and organizations to learn about jobs and internships in the business and engineering industries. Student registration on Handshake will open at 8am on Sept. 24. Employers seeking more information should contact Abby Barr at barrabigail@seattleu.edu.

 

Mock Interviews with Employers

Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Time TBD
LIVE via Zoom
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

 

CPT Information Session

Tuesday, October 27, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
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.

 

Courageous Career Conversations: Showing Up as Your Authentic Self in the Workplace

Thursday, October 29, 2020
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom

 

Winter Quarter 2021

 

Virtual Job & Internship Search Panel

Thursday, January 14, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Panelists:
Keith Gulley | City of Seattle | Director of Talent Acquisition
Sean Lynott | T-Mobile | Senior Campus Recruiter
Marnie Petek | E&J Gallo Winery | Sales Recruiting Manager
Cass Peterson | Microsoft | Talent Sourcer

A panel of recruiters will provide insight on how to successfully navigate the virtual job & internship search, provide tips on virtual networking, and provide a behind the scenes perspective from the recruiting world and how to stand out as a candidate. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

Achieving Greatness Amid a Pandemic

Tuesday, January 26, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Presented by John McPhee, Global Program Lead, Nike
Words of wisdom and advice on achieving greatness especially during challenging times. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

Business Analytics Industry Forum

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Hear from a panel of leading industry experts on the possible career options in the field of Business Analytics. You will gain valuable insights into how business analytics is utilized within various companies and business functions. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

Unique Job Search Strategies for International Students

Thursday, February 4, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
A presentation on unique strategies International Students can utilize to gain employment after graduation. The workshop will feature specific job search resources, advice and tips from two international student alumni who got jobs after graduation, and important information about OPT and work authorization. Co-sponsored by the International Student Center. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

SU Winter Career & Internship Fair 

Thursday, February 11, 2021
10:30am-1:30pm
Virtual via Handshake - Registration required
Connect with employers who want to hire Seattle University students for jobs and internships in a wide variety of fields! This virtual Fair will allow you to meet with industry professionals 1:1 and in groups, without ever waiting in line. Student registration opens in Handshake on January 14 at 8:00AM--be sure to register and sign up for meetings with employers while spots remain! Visit the Winter Career & Internship Fair event page on Handshake to learn more.
Employers seeking more information can access the event on Handshake.

 

Mock Interviews with Employers

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Grad Students: 4-5pm
Undergrad Students: 5-6pm
LIVE via Zoom
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake.

 

Albers Virtual Career Night

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
4:30-6pm
Virtual via Hopin
An opportunity for all Albers undergrad and Bridge MBA students to grow their professional community and virtually mingle with alumni, mentors, and employers from a variety of industries to enhance their career planning and exploration. Represented industries include accounting, business analytics, consulting, economics & finance, international business, management, marketing, and sales. Click on the event title above for more information. Not open to the general public. Employers seeking more information should contact Megan Spaulding at spauldi1@seattleu.edu or 206-296-2472.

 

Courageous Career Conversations: Imposter Syndrome

Tuesday, March 2, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Presented by Keisha Jackson, Business Program Manager - Microsoft Philanthropies at Microsoft
Courageous Career Conversations is a quarterly workshop series for all students around Diversity, Equity & Inclusion issues in the workplace. Have you ever experienced self-doubt in your experience? Have trouble recognizing what you have to offer? Learn strategies and tactics on how to navigate through imposter syndrome, and discover how imposter syndrome can affect us in everyday scenarios. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link. 

 

Spring Quarter 2021

 

Using LinkedIn to Network

Thursday, April 15, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
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 make connections and build relationships for your career progression and job searching especially during this time of isolation. Most everyone knows how to job search or build their profile on LinkedIn. Attend this workshop to learn unique tips and techniques that you've maybe never seen or utilized before that can have a powerful impact on enhancing your network. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

Albers Virtual Grad Career Connections

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
4:30-6:00pm
Virtual via Hopin
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.

 

SU Spring Career & Internship Fair

Thursday, April 22, 2021
10:30am-1:30pm
Virtual via Handshake
Connect with employers who want to hire Seattle University students for jobs and internships in a wide range of fields! This virtual fair will allow you to meet with industry professionals 1:1 and in groups, without ever waiting in line. Student registration opens in Handshake on April 1 at 8:00AM--be sure to register and sign up for sessions with employers while spots remain! Open to all students campus-wide. Spring Career & Internship Fair Registration.
Career Fair Prep Drop-In Hours will be Wednesday, April 21 from 10am-4pm.
If you are an employer interested in participating, please email Sabrina Wise at wisesabrina@seattleu.edu

 

Mock Interviews with Employers

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Grad Students: 4-5pm
Undergrad Students: 5-6pm
LIVE via Zoom
Practice interviewing with multiple employers/recruiters through a round-robin style event. Registration is required through Handshake. Employers interested in attending should contact Abby Barr at barrabigail@seattleu.edu.

 

Courageous Career Conversations: Pay Equity

Tuesday, May 11, 2021
12:30-1:30pm
LIVE Presentation via Zoom
Presented by Levongia Carrera, Director of External Reporting at TrueBlue, Inc.
A fireside chat on pay equity and demystifying compensation early in your career. Click on the event title above to access the Zoom link.

 

Past Events

Check out Past Events sponsored by the Albers Placement Center.