Workshops & Events

Workshops

Throughout the year, the Center for Career Development and Professional Engagement offers a variety of events such as:

  • Workshops tailored towards developing professional resume development, interview preparation, and career advice.
  • Information Sessions where employers make presentations to students regarding their recruitment and hiring needs.
  • Employer Spotlights where featured employers visit the campus and informally talk with students about their companies and programs.

Upcoming Events

Virtual Career Lab: Get to know the CCDPE

May 27, 4:00 PM

Learn what the Center for Career Development and Professional Engagement (CCDPE) can do for you and how to leverage our services using Handshake.

Virtual Career Lab: Make The Most Out Of Your Outreach Efforts

June 10, 4:00 PM

Learn how create a schedule and maintain a routine that will help you to be more intentional in your networking efforts.

Virtual Career Lab: What’s Experience Got To Do With It?

June 24, 4:00 PM

Join us to learn more about how Experiential Learning, aka “learning through doing”, can better prepare you for future opportunities.

Virtual Career Lab: How to Market Your Best Self

July 15, 4:00 PM

Join us to learn the keys to building a brand to market your best self to future employers.

Virtual Career Lab: LinkedIns and Outs

July 29 4:00 PM

Take a deep dive into some tips and tricks of LinkedIn, learn some of our trade secrets!

Virtual Career Lab: How To Be More Than Just A Resume

Sept 2 4:00 PM

Want to be more than a resume at the next career fair? Join us for the best tips and tricks to allow yourself to stand out in the virtual crowd.


Past Events

Virtual Career Lab: Making Time to Unwind in the Wake of COVID-19

During this unprecedented healthcare crisis, now, more than ever, people are working from home. Watch our webinar to learn:
• The Importance of Self-Care
• The Power of “No”
• Avoiding Burnout
• Choosing You

Virtual Career Lab: Surviving and Thriving While Working from Home During a Time of Change

Nothing is “normal” about life today. COVID-19 has impacted both where and how we work. Watch our webinar where we discuss this season of change and learn how to maximize your space, re-purpose your commute, and be both productive and responsible while maintaining boundaries.

Virtual Career Lab: How to Rock Your Remote Interview

Watch our webinar where we discuss how to prepare and successfully navigate a virtual interview. Where do I look as I answer questions? What questions do I prepare ahead of time? How do I answer the question, “Tell me about yourself?”

 

Virtual Student/Alumni Networking Event

The TU Alumni Association Career Networking Committee and the Future Alumni Council hosted the Student/Alumni Virtual Networking Panels led by TU alumni and industry professionals to discuss navigating career networking during these uncertain times. Click on your field to view recording: Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering and Computer Science, Health and Natural Sciences, or Law

 

Virtual Career Lab: Resumes & the Remote Job Search

Watch our webinar where we discuss best practices for refreshing your resume and cover letter. We also review formatting tips and tricks and the purpose behind the cover letter.

 

 

Netiquette – Communicating Virtually With Employers

Hosted by Sarah Brown, TU Alumna (BA ’07, JD ’10) and Certified Etiquette Trainer
Watch our webinar to learn about utilizing modern etiquette online including how to enhance your personal brand, improve your interpersonal communication skills, and gain the competitive advantage to excel in today’s virtual environment.

 

Virtual Career Lab: Polishing Your Online Presence

Watch our webinar where we discussed best practices for polishing your online presence including tips on utilizing Handshake and LinkedIn. Questions were asked to a career coach in real time about how to best market yourself virtually during this time of social distancing.


Videos of Recent Events

Virtual Career Lab: Surviving and Thriving While Working from Home During a Time of Change


What is the Etiquette Dinner?

Etiquette Dinner 2020