Greetings from the Career Center!
Happy Spring Quarter!
Have you been looking for that perfect career position, summer job or internship opportunity? We have great news for you! The Career Center’s annual Spring Career Fair will bring more than 140 employers to the Seattle campus to recruit and to hire talented UW students and alumni just like you!
Registered employers will be looking to fill jobs and internships in a wide range of industries, including corporate, small business, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. Please check out the list of attending employers http://careers.uw.edu/Students/Spring-Career-Fair#Employers, and make sure to research those employers you’re interested in meeting with by visiting their web sites and doing a quick review of them online and in trade magazines.
SPRING CAREER FAIR
WHEN: Tuesday, April 16, 2013
TIME: 3:00 – 7:00
WHERE: HUB Ballrooms
DRESS CODE: Business Casual
**Who’s coming? How do I prepare? **
For a complete list of attending employers, visit us online at http://careers.uw.edu/Students/Spring-Career-Fair#Employers . Researching companies prior to attending the fair is a great way to show interest and preparation – two key things employers look for in a candidate.
Also, check out http://careers.uw.edu/Students/Spring-Career-Fair for information on appropriate dress, how to spruce up your resume, and what to expect, so don’t miss out!
**Which workshops will help prepare me for the fair? **
We want you to impress your potential employer (s) at the Spring Career Fair with your perfect resume. Join us at the ResumeFest on April 15th! This event is prepared just for you to get your resume reviewed by our Career Center counselors or Peer Advisors for 15 minutes. Come early, as it’s on a first come first served basis, and sign up starts in the Career Center at 8:00am.
WHEN: April 15th, 2013
WHERE: Mary Gates Hall, Room 134 (The Career Center)
WHAT TO BRING: A hard copy of your resume
SIGHN UP: Sign up in the Career Center at 8:00am. First come first serve basis.
Check out the following workshops facilitated by the Career Center counselors that are happening in our lobby before the fair:
o Resume and Cover Letters:
· April 3rd, 3:30-4:30pm
· April 9th, 3:30-4:30pm
· April 12th, 2:00-3:00pm
· April 15th, 3:00-4:00pm
o Career Fair & Success:
· April 10th, 3:00-4:00pm
· April 15th, 1:30-2:30pm
Also check out our Same-Day Sessions for help with resume reviews! Monday-Friday, 10 AM-3PM.
**How else can I get hiring employers to notice me?**
Submit your resume to the Internship Fair Resume Book – access to the book has been purchased by more than 30 employers who will be searching through it to identify candidates for internship position at their company. Can’t make the fair? No problem. Submit your resume anyway! Attending the fair? Increase your visibility to hiring employers by following-up a submission to this book with a face-to-face interaction with your target companies at the fair. For more information on getting your resume in this unique book, visit http://careers.uw.edu/Events/Submit-Your-Resume-to-the-Employer-Resume-Book .
Contact careerevents or 206.543.0535.
Bring copies of your resumes and come join us at the Spring Career Fair on April 16th! We look forward to seeing you there!!
direct : (206) 543-9108
The Career Center
University of Washington
main: (206) 543-0535
134 Mary Gates Hall * Box 352810 * Seattle, WA 98195