Schedule of Events

Fall 2022 Career & Grad School Week

 


Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Professional Document Critique (Resumes/CVs/Cover Letters)

6:00-8:00pm

Description: Have your professional document criqued before the Career and Graduate School Fairs by on of the Career Center’s Career Advisors.

Location: Georgian Room

 

Personal Statement Workshop with Dr. Dave Lusk 

5:00-6:00 pm

Description: Attend a presentation by Dave Lusk on Personal Statement Writing

Location: Georgian Room


Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Graduate School Expo 

11:00 am -3:00 pm

Description:

Twice a year, Truman hosts Career and Grad School Week, an event packed with activities to help all students (not just seniors) prepare for internship and job searches and graduate or professional school.

Grad School Expo: For students who plan to pursue graduate studies, the Grad School Expo provides an opportunity for students to connect with their future school.

Location: Georgian Room (see #hiretruman)


Thursday, September 29, 2022

Career and Internship Expo 

11:00 am -3:00 pm 

Description:

Twice a year, Truman hosts Career and Grad School Week, an event packed with activities to help all students (not just seniors) prepare for internship and job searches and graduate or professional school.

Career Expo: Employers from across the United States come to campus to recruit students to be interns or full-time employees. Students from all majors have a chance to discuss these opportunities and some interviews right on campus.

Location:  Georgian Room (see #hiretruman)

All You Can Network 

6:00-8:00 pm

Description:

Come attend a post-expo networking event at a local Kirksville restaurant. Mingle with employers, Career Center Staff, and other students. Enjoy food as you get the change to network in a more casual setting.

Location:  To be determined (see #hiretruman)


Friday, September 30, 2022

Pre-Selected Interviews

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Description:

If you make a good impression during Expo, an employer may wish to arrange a more formal interview with you the following day. If an employer wants to interview you after Expo, we will help you schedule an interview time to meet with the employer on Friday in a reserved room on campus.

Location:  To be determined

International Student Career Conference

Description: Drop in an out throughout the event. A come-and-go conference with a variety of speakers and bootcamps catered toward international students seeking career help.

Where: SUB Georgian Room B 

Time frame: 1 pm-5:00pm

Event time breakdown: 

1-1:30 – CPT and OPT Workshop

 

1:30-2:30 – Immigration Attorney “Beyond Graduation: Pathways for International Students & Scholars”

 

2:30-3 – Survey: Discover your strengths and weaknesses & Checklist for Securing a Job 

 

3-3:30 – Alumni Panel: Post-Graduation Success

 

3:30-4 –  Elevator Pitch: Learn to Answer “So what do you do/who are you?” 

 

4-4:30 – Career Center Resources for International Students

 

4:30-5 – Questions & Appointments