Career Education Events

Spring 2019

January

Fun Till One Takeover: E3  - Thurs., Jan. 24, 12pm–1pm - Commons First Fl. Lounge
The e3 Career Action Plan provides an easy to follow, clear, and step-by-step career exploration and professional development plan. Drop by Fun Till One, design a cupcake, and learn how e3 can help build your career savvy.
 

February

Resume Revival - Tues., Feb. 5, 9am-4pm - Knight Hall, Suite 100
Drop in for a resume review with a member of the OCE team or an employer or alumni partner. No appointment needed.

Graduate School Explained - Wed., Feb. 6, 4pm-5pm - Castle Dining Room
Dr. Don Martin, published author, describes strategies for getting into graduate school. Learn about personal statements & how to research and gain admission into programs. Raffles for 3 of Dr. Martin's book, Grad School Road Map, for pre-registered attendees. Option to purchase Dr. Martin's book for $10 at the event.

Campus Philly Presents~ WIRED: Philly - Thurs., Feb. 7 - Franklin Institute, 222 S 20th Street, Philadelphia, PA 
The region’s best night for networking for science and technology majors is coming back to the Franklin Institute on Thursday, February 7th! Join us for networking with over 20+ companies, as well as to visit the Franklin Institute’s special exhibit; Vikings. This is the best night of the year to be a STEM major in Philadelphia, don’t miss out. Pre-register at campusphilly.org/launchevents

GeoBlue Summer Internships: On-Campus Interviews - Tues., Feb. 12, 9am-12:30 pm - Knight Hall, Suite 100 
GeoBlue is seeking detail-oriented paid summer interns with strong organizational and communication skills. This is an excellent opportunity for students to gain hands-on work experience in a fast-paced and team-oriented environment.  Interns will sit in the following departments – Marketing, Finance, Underwriting, Customer Service, Global Health & Safety, IT, Sales, HR, and Provider Relations. Apply thru Handshake by Jan. 28th. GeoBlue will be conducting interviews on Feb.12th.

Practice Interviews with the Experts - Tues-Thurs., Feb. 26-28 (Snow Dates: Mar. 5-7) - Knight Hall, Suite 100
Learn what an interview is like by practicing with a professional. Select "Jobs > On-Campus Interviews" in Handshake to sign-up. 

Trend Talks - Mon., Feb. 18, 5pm-6:30 pm (Snow Date: Mon. March 4) - University Commons, Great Room 
Learn about career trends from industry experts in 5-minute TedTalk style presentations followed by a networking reception. *Hors D’oeuvres and drinks will be provided.  Topics will include:

  • Building Relationships While Working Abroad
  • Are You a Future Entrepreneur?
  • Diversity & Inclusion in Today's Workforce
  • Why I Chose Non-profit Work
  • Work/Life Balance and Avoiding Burnout
  • Finding an Organization with Purpose

 

March

Psychology Club Networking Night - Thurs., Mar. 7, 6-7:30 pm - Commons Meeting Rooms 1-3 
Interested in what you can do with a Psychology degree? Talk with professionals from various areas in psychology about working in the field, internships and post-graduate positions. Sponsored by the Psychology Club in collaboration with the OCE.

Campus Philly Presents~ INTERN: Philly -Tues., Mar. 19 – Fri., Mar. 29
Intern: Philly is your time to launch your future and find a new gig through this virtual internship fair. All you have to do is create an account at campusphilly.org/launch and start searching. Launch site members will receive exclusive tips leading up to the week to learn how to snag that dream job or internship.

Professional Attire Pop-Up Sale - Wed., Mar. 20, 11am-3pm -1st Floor Lounge, Commons 
Shop for professional attire for the Internship and Career Fair and for On-campus Interview Week! The event will be hosted by Twelve 23, an online resale boutique that offers affordable clothing and is dedicated to supporting local and national charities.

Internship and Career Fair - Wed., Mar. 27, 1-4pm (Snow Date: April 3) - Kuch Gymnasium
The largest recruiting event held annually for Arcadia students and alumni. Organizations provide information about internships, full-time jobs & graduate school. 

Diversity and Inclusion Networking Reception - Wed. Mar. 27, 3-4pm - Hall of Fame Room, Kuch Center 
This is an exclusive opportunity to meet with employers who are seeking diverse candidates to work in a number of sectors and industries.
This event will occur during the Internship & Career Fair.

Social Impact Careers: Virtual Networking Fri. Mar. 29, 12-2 pm & Tues. Apr. 2, 12-2 pm 
Connect online with employers in the non-profit and government sectors hiring for full-time, internship, part-time, and volunteer opportunities. 

April

Common Cents: How to Negotiate a Job Offer—and Why You Should! - Wed. Apr. 3, 4-5pm - Castle Rose Room
What happens when your offer doesn't come with the compensation, benefits or title you were expecting? Don't worry, negotiation is an expected component of the recruiting and hiring process.  Come to this session to learn practical tips to make your negotiations successful.

On-Campus Interview Week - April 8-12, Knight Hall-Suite 100 
First-round interviews for internships and jobs with employers hiring Arcadia talent. Select “Jobs >On-campus Interviews" in Handshake to apply.

Greater Philadelphia Teacher Job FairWed., Apr. 3, 9am-3pm - Greater Philadelphia Expo Center, Oaks, PA
Meet hundreds of education employers from across the country. Cost is $5 when you pre-register or $10 at the door. Ticket sales thru Mar. 31. Knight Hall, Suite 100