Cornell University

Office of Career Services

201 Ives Hall, 607-255-7816

Spring 2014 Events Calendar

Event Date
Strengthen Your Interviewing Skills Tues., January 21, 3:00, Kaufmann Aud., GS
Mock Interview Madness for ILR students: Prepare for internship/job interviews with a mock! Look for more info through weekly announcements. Fri., January 24, 9:00-4:00, 201 Ives
Deadline to apply: 1/22/14
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Build a Better Résumé Mon., January 27, 4:45, 196 Statler
Crack the Case Interview Preparation: Prep for case-based interviewing, a popular style of questioning by employers within consulting and other career fields. Mon., January 27, 4:45, Lewis Aud., GS
Get Started! Freshmen Career Services Fair: This event provides an excellent opportunity for freshmen to learn about the wide range of career-related services available to them. Tues., January 28, 4:30-6:00, 1st Floor, RPCC
Prepare for a Career Fair Visit: Get ready for the upcoming university wide career fairs. Choose one of two sessions! Tues., January 28, 4:45, 155 Olin
ILR Credit Internship Info Session for Fall 2014 (BSILR students only) Tues., January 28, 4:30-6:00, 217 Ives
Career Talk with former Acting and Under Secretary of Labor with the US Dept. of Labor, Seth Harris BSILR '83: Interested in government, labor, policy and/or politics? Get career advice and hear firsthand accounts from distin-guished alumnus, Seth Harris BSILR '83. Pizza dinner and refreshments served. Weds., January 29, 4:30, 281 Ives, Doherty Lounge
RSVP in 201 Ives
FRESH Information Meeting: Shadowing program over spring break for freshmen only; attendance at one session required. Weds., January 29, 6:00, B14 Hollister
OR
Fri., January 31, 6:00, 303 Appel Cmns
Study Abroad Info Session for Fall 2014 (for BSILR students only) Thurs., January 30, 4:30, 217 Ives
ILR Office of Career Services Open House and RESUMANIACS #1: Stop by for refreshments and a résumé critique. Raffle Prizes! Fri., January 31, 1:30-4:30, 201 Ives
ILR International Travel Grant Information Session Mon., February 3, 4:30-5:00, 116 Ives
ILR Student Exchange Programs Information Session (for BSILR students only) Mon., February 3, 5:00-6:00, 116 Ives
Entrepreneurship Career and Info Fair: Showcases entrepreneurial companies that are growing and hiring across job functions (finance, business develop-ment, project management, HR, etc.). See CCNet for more info. Tues., February 4, 9:00-2:00pm, Barton Hall
Internship/Summer Job Search Strategies for ILRies: GETTING STARTED
If you are just beginning your summer job and internship search this semester, this workshop will focus on getting you started!
Tues., February 4, 4:30, 217 Ives
Internship/Summer Job Search Strategies for ILRies: ADVANCED
If you began your search in a previous semester and are looking for more in-depth strategies, this is the workshop for you!
Tues., February 4, 4:30, 219 Ives
ILR/UCD (University College Dublin) Semester in Dublin Program Info Session for Fall 2014 (For BSILRs only) Weds., February 5, 4:30-6:00, 116 Ives
Nielson Leadership Symposium: Learn effective ways to highlight and strengthen your leadership skills from top Nielsen executives through panel discussions and networking opportunities. Thurs., February 6, 3:00-6:00, 225 King Shaw Hall (ILR Conference Center)
RSVP Required via CCNet
Leadership, Change and Sustainability Career Fair in NYC: Employers will be seeking 2013-14 graduates, summer interns and experienced alumni focused on organizational development, human resources management and sustainability management. Fri., February 7, 9:00-1:00 The New School, Eugene Lang Student Center, 55 W. 13th Street, 2nd Floor
RESUMANIACS #2: Drop-In Résumé Critiques Fri., February 7, 1:30-4:30, 201 Ives
Exploring Gap Year Opportunities Mon., February 10, 4:45, Kaufmann Aud., GS
Putting your Strengths to Work in the Summer Job/Internship Search: Learn more about how to articulate your strengths in the career exploration and job search process using the StrengthsQuest model and StrengthsFinder assessments. Open to Freshman and Sophomores ONLY. Tues., February 11, 4:45, Location TBD
Prepare for a Career Fair Visit: Get ready for the upcoming university wide career fairs. Mon., February 11, 4:45, 233 Plant Science
Summer Opportunities Career Fair: This event provides a venue to learn about potential jobs and internships, career paths and organizations, and to network with employers. See CCNet for more information. Thurs., February 20, 1:00-5:00 Statler Hotel Ballroom
Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities Panel & Info Session: Panel will include past student researchers and sponsoring faculty members. Topics will include info about unique summer research experiences in Ithaca and ILR Extension offices in NYC and Buffalo for undergrads, application processes, and deadlines. Mon., February 24, 4:30, 219 Ives
Nonprofit and Government Career Fair: Meet with representatives local, state, and national government and non-profit organizations regarding full-time positions, volunteer roles, internships, and summer jobs. See CCNet for more information. Thurs., February 27, 1:00-5:00 Statler Hotel Ballroom
Internship/Summer Job Search Strategies for ILRies Tues., March 4, 4:30, 217 Ives
Interviewing via Phone/Skype: Nuances You Need to Know Weds., March 5, 4:45, 105 Ives
Assessing and Negotiating Job Offers: Sponsored by Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company Thurs., March 6, 4:30, 217 Ives
Revitalize Your Job Search: For seniors looking to jump start your full-time job search Tues., March 11, 4:45, 132 GS
Social Justice Career Fair: This career fair brings representatives from labor unions and other advocacy organizations to campus each spring. The Fair is held in conjunction with the ILR School's celebration of Union Days. Thurs., April 10, 1:00-4:00 423 King-Shaw Hall (ILR Conference Center)
Transitioning Into the World of Work: Learn what you need to know to transition from college into the world of work! What should I do in my first week on the job/ internship? What is typical office/job protocol? This workshop is open to students going into all fields, and for both summer internships as well as full-time positions. Sponsored by GE. Weds., April 16, 4:45, 105 Ives
Pre-Registration through CCNet