Career Education Events

Fall 2019



Cupcakes & Careers 

Wed. 9/4 - 1pm-4pm, Knight Hall, Suite 100

Drop by the Office of Career Education to enjoy a cupcake. Learn how we can support you in your career success through Arcadia's new e3 Career Action Plan.


Actuarial Résumé Revival 

Thurs. 9/5 - 12pm-3pm, Knight Hall, Suite 100

Drop-in for résumé critiques for the 9/6 résumé submission deadline for Actuarial Career Day.


AU LEAD: Professionalism for Leaders 

Wed. 9/11 - 5pm-6pm, Commons Rooms 1-3

Learn strategies for understanding the unwritten rules of professionalism to increase your leadership potential and professional image. Register in advance on Handshake!


Alumni Career Mentor Program Kick-Off Event

Wed. 9/18 - 6pm-8pm, Dining Room - Grey Towers Castle

Discover the benefits of having a professional mentor, learn more about the Alumni Career Mentor Program, and gain tips for how to be a great mentee over dinner catered by Qdoba! Register in advance on Handshake!


Accounting & Finance Career Fair 

Fri. 9/20 - 9am-12pm, Waldron Center, Gwynedd Mercy University

Meet various finance and accounting organizations hiring for internships and jobs. Bring copies of your résumé and dress professionally. Pre-registration not required! 


Actuarial Interview Day

Fri. 9/20 - 9am-3pm

Apply by 9/10 through Handshake at for on-campus interviews with employers recruiting for actuarial internships and jobs.


LinkedIn & Résumé Revival

Mon. 9/23 - 9am-5pm, Knight Hall, Suite 100

Drop-in for a quick résumé or LinkedIn profile review to prepare for the upcoming Business & Communications Meet-Up, or get prepared to start applying for positions and graduate school.  Dress up to get a LinkedIn headshot photo taken. No appointment needed!


Business & Communications Meet-Up 

Tues. 9/24 - 5pm-6:30pm, The Castle - Rose & Mirror Rooms

Features employers seeking to hire Arcadia students for internships and jobs in various business and communications areas. Participate in short, speed networking rounds followed by an open reception. Light appetizers/drinks will be served. (Pre-registration in Handshake is highly encouraged!)


CampusPhilly presents: "Create"

Thurs. 9/26 - 5pm-8pm, Saxbys HQ  (2300 Chestnut St., Philadelphia)

Philadelphia's creative industry is booming! Students can find out how to become a part of it at "Create: Philly" where they'll have the opportunity to hear from a panel of creative professionals, then connect with employers at the networking reception that follows. Click here to register.


Healthcare Career Connections

Mon. 9/30 - 4:30pm-6:30pm, The Castle - Rose & Mirror Rooms

Healthcare professionals specialize in many areas other than medicine and physical therapy. Discover a variety of healthcare and scientific career options while connecting via speed networking with industry professionals. (Pre-registration in Handshake highly encouraged!)



Downloads for Donuts: Fun Til One 

Thurs. 10/3 - 12pm-1pm, Commons - 1st Floor Lounge

Drop by Fun-till-One & learn about OCE's e3 Career Action Plan and rewards program. Participants who download the Handshake app will get a donut! 


CampusPhilly presents: "Intern Philly"

10/1 - 10/15, Online 

Find a career-launching opportunity in the greater Philadelphia region, whether you're looking for a full-time position or an amazing internship. Register for an account at and apply away!


Marketing Your RA/CA Experience 

Thurs. 10/17 - 3pm-4:30pm

Learn how the soft skills you developed through your leadership role as a Resident or Commuter Assistant translate into professional skills sought by employers. You will leave with practical tips on how to market these transferable skills on your résumé and during interviews.


CampusPhilly presents: "Spark" 

Tues. 10/29 - 5pm-8pm, Quorum at University City Science Center

Spark is an authentic networking experience where students will have the opportunity to engage in conversation with local young professionals, asking them questions, learning from them, and taking their advice directly into the networking reception that follows programming. Find a career-launching opportunity in the greater Philadelphia region, whether you're looking for a full-time position or an amazing internship. Register for an account at and apply away! 



Practice Interviews with the Experts

Wed. 11/6  & Thurs. 11/7  - Knight Hall, Suite 100

Conduct a 30-minute practice interview with a member of the OCE team or an employer/alumni partner consisting of 15 minutes of interviewing, and 15 minutes of interview feedback.  Must sign up in advance in Handshake! (Select "Jobs" then "OnCampus Interviews")