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.
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
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.
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 Fair - Wed., 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
With resume in tow, this student hits the Career Fair circuit with confidence!
During "Business Night" of our Knight's Networking Series, students meet with professionals of their field in an exciting speed-networking format.
Two Arcadia students chat with a business representative at the Annual Internship & Career Fair.
Students network with alumni at the Spring "Building Bonds" Alumni Mentor Program event.
Pro Tip: OCE does LinkedIn headshots! For free!
These friendly faces love meeting students at OCE events and during the week for Practice Interviews, Resume Reviews, and Career Advising!
OCE's Associate Director, Cynthia Nichols, and Asst. Director for Employer Relations, Mia Wittels
Students meet with alumni and potential employers from the non-profit sector in a speed-networking format at Social Impact Night.
At our "Handshake Winter Olympics" event, students compete for prizes while learning about the many resources of the Handshake platform.
One of our Career Peer Advisors poses with the Arcadia Knight at the Annual Internship & Career Fair.
On Social Impact Night, students gather to hear keynote speaker Victoria Crispo of Idealist speak on "How to Identify Your Passions (and Career) in the Non-Profit Space".
Students & Alumni form lasting, mutually-beneficial mentoring relationships!
The Annual Internship & Career Fair in full swing!
At the Professional Expo, students meet company reps and make connections for future Internship & Job opportunities.
At our "Building Bonds" event, current students connect with Arcadia alumni to learn about our successful Alumni Mentor Program partnerships.
Even the Arcadia Knight takes advantage of free a resume critique during an Express Advising session with a Career Peer Advisor!
Organizations such as the Philadelphia Fire Dept, Peace Corps, and City Year network with our students at Social Impact Night.
Our Annual Cupcakes & Careers Event welcomes students back each Fall and introduces many Arcadia OCE resources.
Students take a break from the Career Fair circuit to snap some photos at our Selfie Station.
A conversation can change everything at the Annual Internship & Career Fair!
OCE Student Ambassador, BreAnna Gallegos ('19), provides the campus community - including Andrew Goretsky, Dean of Students - with live demonstrations of how to navigate Handshake.
Did we mention we offer free LinkedIn headshots?!
Students receive expert advice on researching Graduate Schools, gaining admission to competitive programs, and writing unique personal statements at our annual Grad School Explained event.
At the annual Internship & Career Fair, you can walk away with valuable connections, internship opportunities, and maybe even a job offer!
During our Healthcare Careers Networking Events, students meet with field professionals to build connections for future success!
Our successful Alumni Mentor Program offers invaluable insights for students throughout each year of the undergraduate experience.
During our annual fall kickoff event, Cupcakes & Careers, students drop by the OCE to meet the Advisors and get live tutorials on our job search & events platform, Handshake.
Our Career Peer Advisors are talented and trained to assist their fellow students with revising resumes, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles -- drop-in hours are offered daily!
The annual Knights Networking Series brings in experts in a particular field of study - like Business, IT/Tech, Healthcare - to network with our students and provide personal insights on their field of interest.
Social Impact Night engages interested students with Q&A and discussion with field experts!
OCE hosts many industry-specific networking events each semester, giving students a chance to hear about their desired field early on in their career!