• Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers in Economics

    • Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 6:15pm7:45pm

    Have you ever asked the question, I’m an Economics major, but what can I really do with that?  Or do you just have a general interest in learning more about Economics?  If so, please join us for Careers in Economics.  This event will include a panel of UGA Economics alumni who are now professionals in a variety of fields.  Come listen to them share advice and learn more about the many opportunities you have as an Economics/business major.  There will be time for networking and questions at the end. 

    The panel will be facilitated by our very own Dr. Chris Cornwell, the Terry Economics Department Head.

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Career Advice for Second Year Students

    • Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Come learn what you need to do to get ahead! Should you have an internship this year? What do employers want to see on your resume? When is the best time to apply to summer internships? We will answer all these great questions, and more!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Careers in Fashion

    • Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    Come and hear from professionals working in the Fashion industry. Have an opportunity to hear their career path as well as ask questions regarding your own and network with them after!

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Creating Virtual Portfolios

    • Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Advanced Interviewing

    • Monday, March 23, 2015 at 3:30pm4:30pm

    Move beyond the basics and come learn advanced interviewing skills that will help you ACE the interview and secure your dream job! 

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Summer Employment Fair

    • Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 11:00am3:00pm

    Employers from Atlanta and Athens will be hiring students for summer positions in various fields from your typical summer jobs to internships.

    Come prepared to introduce yourself, hand your resume to a hiring manager, and land that coveted summer job!

    Tips for success:
    Get your resume critiqued at the Career Center, Monday-Friday, 12-2pm (Clark Howell Hall, 2nd floor)
    Dress professionally (Business Casual to Business Professional, depending on what employers you are speaking with) 
    Make eye contact and speak clearly with a smile

    Click the following link to view a list of participating employers/organizations: http://bit.ly/summerUGA

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Casual

  • Mar

    UGA Career Center Presents: Choosing a Major

    • Monday, March 30, 2015 at 3:00pm4:30pm

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Apr

    UGA Career Center Presents: Professional Pitfalls; Business Etiquette and Communication

    • Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:00pm6:00pm

    Did you know that business etiquette and communication is cited by employers as the #1 weakness of UGA students? Attend this workshop to learn more about some of the common pitfalls reported by recruiters, as well as tips to enhance your professional image in the workplace. This event will be co-facilitated…

  • Apr

    UGA Career Center Presents: GACE Statewide Career Fair

    • Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 11:00am3:00pm

    We expect a variety of employers (100+) will be seeking college students and graduates for internships, part-time jobs, and full-time jobs. Graduate schools also participate in this event. 

    Business Professional dress is required. Visit this link for more information and examples:https://magic.piktochart.com/output/3272370-dress-for-gace-career-fair

    Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

    For the list of participating employers and more information, visit the following link:http://www.gace.org/C2C.Students.Alumni

  • Apr

    UGA Career Center Presents: Budgeting and Managing Your Money

    • Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Whether you know it or not, learning how to budget your money is an important life skill- especially if you've just started a part-time job, accepted a paid internship or a full-time job. Come learn how to budget and manage your money appropriately so you can take care of life necessities such as food, shelter, clothing; yet, still have enough money to splurge on a few none essential items.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Apr

    UGA Career Center: Life After Athens; What Do I Need to Know Now?

    • Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6:00pm7:30pm

    Are you graduating soon and not quite sure what to expect, or what to think about?  Attend this event to hear a panel of professionals share their advice (as well as mistakes!) about successfully transitioning from college to the "real" world.

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual

  • Apr

    UGA Career Center Presents: OMGraduation

    • Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 4:00pm5:00pm

    Recommended dress for this event: Casual