September 2017

Sep 26
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering...
September 19–October 5
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning September 19 and ending October 5, 2017. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, September 19): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, September 21): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, September26): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, September 28): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, October 3): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, October 5): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

Sep 28
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering...
September 19–October 5
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning September 19 and ending October 5, 2017. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, September 19): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, September 21): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, September26): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, September 28): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, October 3): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, October 5): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

October 2017

Oct 3
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering...
September 19–October 5
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning September 19 and ending October 5, 2017. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, September 19): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, September 21): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, September26): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, September 28): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, October 3): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, October 5): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

Oct 5
Hire-a-Duck Part-Time Job Fair10:00 a.m.

Looking for part-time work? Check out the possibilities at the Hire-a-Duck Part-Time Job Fair Thursday, October 5th in the EMU between 10am and 1pm. On-campus AND off-campus...
October 5 10:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Crater Lake North

Looking for part-time work? Check out the possibilities at the Hire-a-Duck Part-Time Job Fair Thursday, October 5th in the EMU between 10am and 1pm. On-campus AND off-campus employers will be taking applications.

Oct 5
Job Search Groupnoon

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering...
September 19–October 5
White Stag Block, Suite 241

You recently graduated or are about to graduate from the UO—yay! But you aren't sure what your next move is. The pressure is on to find a job, but you find yourself wondering where to even start.

Sound familiar?

Join our upcoming Job Search Group in Portland and connect with other 2017 UO graduates and graduating students looking for work in Portland. You'll get support from a small group of peers, opportunities to connect with UO alumni and hear their job search advice, and concrete steps to get you that job!

Sessions are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from noon to 1:30 p.m. beginning September 19 and ending October 5, 2017. Bring your lunch!

Session One (Tuesday, September 19): Knowing Yourself and Creating Your Brand
Session Two (Thursday, September 21): Writing Resumes and Cover Letters
Session Three (Tuesday, September26): Interviewing Successfully
Session Four (Thursday, September 28): Becoming Known Through Networking
Session Five (Tuesday, October 3): Managing the Job Search Process
Session Six (Thursday, October 5): Presenting Your Job Search Plan

Space is limited to eight 2017 UO graduates or graduating seniors. There is no cost to attend.

Group will meet at the White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland, OR 97209, Suite 241

Want to join us?

RSVP now to careerpdx@uoregon.edu or by calling 503-412-3701.

Oct 10
9th Annual Get Connected: Pivot Your Career with Networking5:30 p.m.

The average worker will hold 13 jobs in a lifetime, and 80% of jobs are discovered through networking. Whether you are a graduate student, recent graduate or have decades of...
October 10 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
White Stag Block

The average worker will hold 13 jobs in a lifetime, and 80% of jobs are discovered through networking. Whether you are a graduate student, recent graduate or have decades of experience, you have the most powerful, helpful resource available to land your next job or to advance your career—your network.

Come prepared to challenge your misperceptions about networking: “People are too busy to help” or “You have to be an extrovert to network.” During this interactive session learn to strategically leverage and build your network in unexpected ways.

Stacey Lane is a career coach who helps individuals with unique backgrounds figure out where they fit, how to market themselves and find a career that’s as interesting as they are. She’s reinvented herself professionally a few times—including quitting her corporate job, selling her house, moving across the country, and starting a business in a city where she had only had a handful of contacts. Known for her candid career guidance, her advice has appeared in local and national publications. Find her at www.staceylane.net and she invites you to connect with her on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/staceylane.

Schedule:

5:30–6:15 p.m. Registration, check-in, and networking
6:15–7:30 p.m. Interactive program and Q & A

Registration: (includes 2 drink tickets and appetizers)

FREE for current UO students and 2017 UO graduates
$15 for UOAA members
$20 for nonmembers

Register online at uoalumni.com/getconnected2017 or call the UOAA at 800-245-ALUM. Please register by Friday, October 6. Online registration will remain open the day of the event. Registrations received after October 6 will not include preprinted name tags. Walk-up registration is $20 for all.

Questions?

For additional information, contact Linda Favero at lfavero@uoregon.edu or 503-412-3704.

Partners: Boly:Welch and the UOAA Duck Career Network Sponsors: School of Law, School of Journalism and Communication, Applied Information Management, Oregon Executive MBA

Oct 12
Live & Teach in Japan with JET 2018!5:00 p.m.

Presented by: Matthew Turner – Consular Office of Japan - Portland Are you interested in living, working, teaching and learning in Japan? If so, attend the Japan Exchange and...
October 12 5:00 p.m.–6:00 p.m.
Lillis Business Complex, Room 111

Presented by: Matthew Turner – Consular Office of Japan - Portland

Are you interested in living, working, teaching and learning in Japan? If so, attend the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) general information session next week. The JET Program provides college graduates a unique opportunity to teach English to students in the Japanese public school system. The program helps to develop foreign language education in Japan, and to promote international exchange at the local level through fostering ties between Japanese youth and JET Program participants from around the world.

There are two positions offered by the JET Program. Individuals selected to serve as Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs) will be placed in the offices of prefectural governments, cities and towns throughout Japan. Individuals selected to serve as Assistant Language Teachers (ALT) will be placed in public schools or local boards of education. No Japanese language requirement for the ALT position!! For more information about JET and to access the application, visit: https://jetprogramusa.org.

Applicants Must:

have U.S. citizenship (or hold citizenship in one of the other 46 participating countries)hold a bachelor's degree by July 2018DEADLINE TO APPLY: To Be Announced (TBA) but is typically early-to-mid-November (applications must be received at the Embassy by this time).

For more info about this event, please contact:
Tina Haynes, On-Campus Recruiting Coordinator
UO Career Center
541-346-6006

Oct 16
Duke University Nichols School of the Environment Info Table10:00 a.m.

Stop by the Duke University - Nichols School of the Environment info table to learn more about our program. Considering an Environmental Master's degree? No other university - and...
October 16 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Fishbowl Terrace Table #1

Stop by the Duke University - Nichols School of the Environment info table to learn more about our program. Considering an Environmental Master's degree? No other university - and no other environmental school - takes such a broad approach to environmental science and policy. The Nicholas School emphasizes a systems perspective. Science, economics, policy, decision-making, and risk analyses are the real-world tools students are taught to employ when examining critical global issues.

8 different concentrationsCombine MEM or MF degrees with concurrent degrees in law, business, policy, teaching or engineeringMid-career DEL-MEM online degreeAccess to all courses at Duke, UNC, NCSU, and NCCUCustomize your learning experienceCome speak with a Duke representative to learn more about our Environmental Management and Forestry Master's degrees! More info: https://nicholas.duke.edu/programs.

November 2017

Nov 8
Fall Networking Night5:00 p.m.

Talking with people and sharing information is often key to career development success. Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending...
November 8 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

Talking with people and sharing information is often key to career development success. Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending the career fair the next day. Career Center counselors will cover the essentials during a short guided workshop, leaving plenty of time for open networking over hors d oeuvres and sparking water.

Nov 9
Fall Career Fair noon

Planning ahead means getting ahead, so start building your connectins with the first and largest job fair of the year! The Fall Career Fair is the perfect place to begin your...
November 9 noon–4:00 p.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU), Ballroom

Planning ahead means getting ahead, so start building your connectins with the first and largest job fair of the year! The Fall Career Fair is the perfect place to begin your career research! More than 100 companies will be here searching for their next great hire. You’ll find a wide variety of industry and opportunity from noon to 4:00pm on Thursday, Nov. 9th in the EMU Ballroom! See you there!

February 2018

Feb 7
International Career Night6:00 p.m.

International Student Career Night will celebrate the international student experience and encourage students to think about their next steps after graduation. Networking...
February 7 6:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Ford Alumni Ballroom

International Student Career Night will celebrate the international student experience and encourage students to think about their next steps after graduation. Networking activities and presentations reflecting on the international student experience will be accompanied by a discussion with panels of students and employers. Ample time will be provided to develop networking skills with employers.

Feb 14
Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair noon

Internships are a hot topic! Join us this Valentine’s Day for the Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair! Recent studies show student graduating with internship experiences...
February 14 noon–4:00 p.m.
EMU Ballroom

Internships are a hot topic! Join us this Valentine’s Day for the Internship, Summer Job & Volunteer Fair! Recent studies show student graduating with internship experiences are more likely to find employment after graduation (NACE Journal, May 2017, D’Abate, 2010). This fair will host more than 80 companies with internships and summer experiential learning ops. So come by and get a productive answer to that inevitable question “what are you doing this summer”?

April 2018

Apr 10
Veteran's Pre-Fair Career Workshop10:00 a.m.

Plan Your Reconnaissance through LinkedIn and Networking! Come in and get your resume checked, learn to connect through LinkedIn and chat with a select group of professionals....
April 10 10:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
EMU Lease Crutcher Lewis Room

Plan Your Reconnaissance through LinkedIn and Networking! Come in and get your resume checked, learn to connect through LinkedIn and chat with a select group of professionals. Begin strategizing the path to your next destination.

Apr 17
Spring Networking Night5:00 p.m.

Grab this opportunity to connect with hiring employers before the fair! Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending the career fair...
April 17 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
EMU Ballroom

Grab this opportunity to connect with hiring employers before the fair! Join us and learn networking basics with more than 20 of the employers who'll be attending the career fair the next day. Career Center counselors will cover the essentials during a short guided workshop, leaving plenty of time for open networking over hors d oeuvres and sparking water.

(please be sure to follow us on Facebook @uocareercenter and twitter)

Apr 18
Spring Career Fair noon

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 100 companies and organizations that will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni! Polish up your resume and...
April 18 noon–4:00 p.m.
EMU Ballroom

This is the last chance of the year to connect with over 100 companies and organizations that will be here in search of talented UO students and alumni! Polish up your resume and join us in the EMU Ballroom between noon and 4:00pm!
Be sure to follow us on Facebook @uoregon.edu and on twitter!

Apr 25
Health Professions & Graduate School Fair 11:00 a.m.

What’s the next step in your path toward a career in healthcare? Find the answer at the Health Professions & Graduate School Fair by connecting with up to 60 graduate programs...
April 25 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
EMU Ballroom

What’s the next step in your path toward a career in healthcare? Find the answer at the Health Professions & Graduate School Fair by connecting with up to 60 graduate programs covering a wide variety of disciplines. We’ll be in the EMU Ballroom from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Don’t miss this!