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Campus-Wide Events

Event Name  
Description

Community Involvement Fair
September 16, 2014 10:00am - 2:00pm Coffman Union, Great Hall

You can make a difference! This big, free event gives students a chance to learn about Twin Cities volunteer and internship opportunities. Talk to representatives from more than 90 local organizations to find a position that matches your major or interests.

Learn about volunteer and internship positions in fields such as:

  • Youth Education and Mentoring
  • ESL Tutoring
  • the Environment
  • Animal Rights
  • Healthcare / Public Health
  • Law / Criminal Justice
  • Housing / Homelessness
  • Refugee and Immigrant Communities
  • Political Organizing
  • Public Policy
  • Family Services / Family Violence
  • the Arts
  • GLBT Communities
  • Women and Gender issues
Check out the complete list of Participating Organizations at last year's event.

For Details:Contact David Holliday, Community Service-Learning Center, csl@umn.edu, 612-626-2044

St. Paul Campus Job & Internship Fair
September 23, 2014 10:00am - 3:00pm NorthStar Ballroom, St. Paul Student Center

Fields Represented:
- Agriculture, Animal Science, Banking/Finance, Bio-based Products, Business, Communication, Food Industry, Retail, Marketing & Sales.

Attend this career fair intended to help students and employers connect regarding full-time jobs and internships. Free for undergraduate and graduate students as well as alumni from all University of Minnesota campuses!

EMPLOYERS: Need to register http://www.careerhelp.umn.edu/spjobfair/index.html

For Details: Contact Sharon Heron at 612-624-9421

Health Careers Fair
October 1, 2014 Time TBA Coffman Memorial Union, Great Hall

Fields Represented:
• Thinking about a career in a health profession?
• Wondering about the options for education in the medical and health fields?

Come to the fair and learn about the University's different academic programs leading to a health professional career. Non-UMN programs will also be in attendance, representing health degree options not found at the University of Minnesota, e.g. Physicians Assistant, Optometry, etc. Meet with admissions staff from these different health professional and health-related programs and ask them your questions. Pre-health students groups are also in attendance! Did you know there are almost 20 different health related undergraduate student groups on campus? There will also be a few exhibitors that can give students the opportunity to gain experience, both on and off campus, which can be important for your application

Open to all - no registration required

For more details visit the HCC website, http://www.healthcareers.umn.edu/events/HealthCareersWeek/index.htm

Construction and Facility Management Career Fair
October 3, 2014 9:00am - 2:00pm Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union

Fields Represented:
The University of Minnesota Construction and Facility Management program is hosting the second intercollegiate event of its kind, a career fair and quiz bowl event organized to attract students from all nine upper midwest region schools of Construction Management! Current student and alumni in the fields of Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Housing and Interior Design are encouraged to attend. and Interior Design are encouraged to attend.

Partner Schools: Minnesota State Mankato, Minnesota State Moorhead, Dunwoody Institue of Technology, University of Wisconsin Stout, Iowa State Univerity, University of Northern Iowa, South Dakota State University, North Dakota State Univerisity, University of Minnesota

EMPLOYERS: Need to register http://www.careerhelp.umn.edu/cfmfair/

For Details: Contact Sharon Heron at 612-624-9421

Government & Nonprofit Job and Internship Fair
October 24, 2014 10:00am - 3:00pm Great Hall Coffman Memorial Union

Fields Represented:
The Government & Nonprofit Career Fair allows candidates to pursue professional opportunities and internships in all levels of government and nonprofit agencies.

For government agencies and non-profits looking to recruit talent and exhibit at the career fair, there is a registration fee.  For more information, go to http://www.togpartners.com/govnonprofitfair/

This fair is free and open to all students.Bring U of M ID card to gain entry and participate.  There will also be 3 educational seminars offered to students, in addition to the career fair.  Details will be available in mid-August.Check the website http://www.togpartners.com/govnonprofitfair/presentations.aspx for more information.

For Details: http://www.togpartners.com/govnonprofitfair/default.aspx Contact Joyce halve161@umn.edu or Erin kauf0101@umn.edu

International Virtual Career Fair
TBA


Fields Represented:
Looking for a Job? Attend the fair from anywhere! Be Recruited Online & Enter the iPod Nano Drawing

Students/Alumni are invited to attend the Virtural Career Fair, a unique virtual event that helps job seekers meet employers in a time efficient, virtual way.

Why Participate?

  • Get interviews without ever leaving your computer
  • Avoid waiting in long lines
  • Save your valuable time by searching for a job online
  • Meet employers searching for candidates with advanced degrees
  • Register and upload your resume to automatically be entered into the gift card drawing

Dec. 2, 2013 - Jan. 23, 2014 - Post your Resume and Apply to Positions

January 22 & 23, 2014 - Participate in Live Virtual Chats with Employers

For Details: http://international.careereco.net/students-alumni/virtual-career-fair-registration/

Environmental Internship & Career Fair
February 11, 2015 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm North Star Ballroom, St. Paul Student Center


Fields Represented:
Meet employers hiring interns and full-time employees for environmental and natural resources fields. Learn how to prepare for a job fair by watching our online job fair success workshop!

 http://umconnect.umn.edu/jobfairsuccess/ The event is free and open to all majors. No registration is required!  

EMPLOYERS: Meet students seeking internships and full-time positions in environmental and natural resources fields.

For Details:http://www.careerhelp.umn.edu/envjobfair/index.html or by phone: 612-624-2710

Center for Transportation Studies Career Expo
February 18, 2015 4:30 pm - 7:15 pm Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union


Fields Represented:
Are you interested in a career in transportation and ready to learn more about next steps for a job or internship? Do you want to explore the many disciplines within the transportation industry and find out which one really interests you? The Transportation Career Expo is here to help! 

Hosted annually by CTS, the expo offers undergraduate and graduate students the chance to learn about transportation career alternatives, career preparation strategies, and future job opportunities. The event will include roundtable discussions with transportation professionals on a variety of topics and an exhibitor fair featuring employers and professional associations.

Students are also encouraged to bring their résumés and receive helpful suggestions from individuals experienced in reviewing job applications.

STUDENT REGISTRATION: http://www.cts.umn.edu/events/careerexpo/students/

EMPLOYERS REGISTRATION: http://www.cts.umn.edu/events/careerexpo/exhibitors/

For Details:http://www.cts.umn.edu/events/careerexpo/

U of M Job and Internship Fair
February 20, 2015
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Minneapolis Convention Center


Come to the biggest student career fair in Minnesota! More than 200 organizations will be there recruiting for hundreds of jobs and internships. The Job and Internship Fair is open to all U of M undergraduates, graduate students, and recent alumni. This event was created for you.

To learn more about registration, how to prepare, transit, parking, and which organizations will be there, browse the navigation links on the left.

Follow this event on Facebook! Become a fan of the U of M Job and Internship Fair. The Facebook page will have regular updates, including tips about how to prepare.

For Details: http://www.clacareer.umn.edu/umjobfair/

Careers in Law Forum
March TBA 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Willey Hall Atrium, West Bank Campus


All U of M students and the public are welcome to attend this free event. Stop by to learn about law schools, law-related career options, as well as volunteer and internship opportunities. You can talk with representatives from law schools, paralegal organizations, governmental agencies, non-profit organizations, and test prep services. Stop by anytime between 12 pm and 3 pm during the event. You do not need to register in advance to attend.

This event is coordinated by the U of M Pre-Law Advising Office (CLA Career Services) and the University Student Legal Services.

For Details: email Erin Reichelt at kauf0101@umn.edu