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October

October

Information Table Tuesday:  Waffle House, Virginia Beach Parks & Recreation, Autobell, Trader Interactive, West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Tuesday, October 1:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m
Location:  Student Center Lobby
Connect with employers and recruiters to learn more about internship and career opportunities.


Job Search Workshop - Virginia Employment Commission
Wednesday, October 2:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318 - Career Services Computer Cafe


Meet with a representative to learn how to successfully search for employment opportunities.  The VEC's Virginia Workforce Connection (VAWC) is your on line source to connect with potential employers, search for jobs, find training opportunities, and research wage data along with industry and occupational trends.


NAMIC (National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communications) Networking Event
Wednesday, October 2:  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center 138 B

NAMIC is the premier organization focusing on cultural diversity, equity, and inclusion in the communications industry. More than 4,000 professionals belong to a network of 18 chapters nationwide. Through initiatives that target leadership development, advocacy and empowerment, NAMIC collaborates with industry partners to grow and nurture a workforce that reflects the cultural richness of the populations served. Please visit www.namic.com for more information about NAMIC and its many opportunities.


Talent Talk Thursday - Intellectechs
Thursday, October 3:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center 138 B

IntellecTechs offers a full range of information technology products and services to businesses nationwide.

Geico
Thursday, October 3:  1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318

Learn about internship and employment opportunities.  The Government Employees Insurance Company is an American auto insurance company with headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland. It is the second largest auto insurer in the United States, after State Farm.

ADP - Automatic Data Processing Inc.
Thursday, October 3:  3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318

ADP is one of the largest payroll outsourcing providers in the world, and was an early adopter of a cloud computing operating model.


Career Readiness - Open to all Majors
Thursday, October 3:  4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center Room 138 A

Prepare for the upcoming Career Expo to be held on October 23, 2019.  This session will help students to prepare and maximize their opportunities at the Career Expo. Have you resume reviewed, learn how to talk to recruiters, and know what to bring to the event.


JC Penney Suit Up Event
Sunday, October 6:  5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location:  Greenbriar Mall - Chesapeake, VA 

Need professional attire?  Then come out to JC Penney to take advantage of major discounts.  Please sign up using this link.  Transportation will be provided if needed.


Information Table Tuesdays - All Majors
Virginia Air National Guard & United States Navy

Tuesday, October 8:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center Lobby

Speak with representatives to learn about career opportunities, free education and training opportunities.


Resume Workshop
Tuesday, October 8:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  The Writing Center - The Lyman Beecher Brooks Library - 1st floor

Need assistance with building your resume?  Attend the workshop to learn how to create a winning resume.


Wednesday Workshop - Write an Effective Resume - CV vs. Resume 
Wednesday, October 9:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Graduate students!  Need assistance with building your resume or CV?  Attend the workshop to learn how to create a winning resume/CV.


Google Donuts and Discussion Session (ODU)
Thursday, October 10:  9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Location:  Old Dominion University

Meet with Google representatives to learn more about career opportunities.
For more information, contact the office of Career Services.


Cover Letter and Thank you Letter
Thursday, October 10:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  The Writing Center - The Lyman Beecher Brooks Library - 1st floor

Need assistance with writing a cover letter and thank you letter?  Come out to learn how to write an effective cover letter and thank you letter.


Talent Talk Thursday:  VB Parks and Recreation
Thursday, October 10:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center

Meet with employer to learn about internship and employment opportunities. 


CV vs. Resume - Graduate Students
Thursday, October 10:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Graduate students!  Need assistance with building your resume or CV?  Attend the workshop to learn how to create a winning resume/CV.


Internship Workshop
Thursday, October 10:  2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Need an internship?  Register on Handshake at nsu.joinhandshake.com.  Learn how to be successful in securing an internship. 


Information Table Tuesdays - Geico, InMotion Hosting
Tuesday, October 15:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Center Lobby

Speak with representatives to learn about career opportunities, free education and training opportunities.

T. Howard Foundation 
Tuesday, October 15:  3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location:  Student Center Lobby

Speak with representatives to learn about career opportunities, free education and training opportunities.


Wednesday Workshop - Interviewing For Success 
Wednesday, October 16:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Learn how to ace an interview.  Learn how to answer behavioral questions utilizing the STAR method.


Information Session - CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)
Monday, October 21:  11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location:  Brown Memorial Hall, Room 142

Speak with representatives to learn about career and internship opportunities.


Guest Speaker, Bill Gunn - Discover the Hidden Job Market
Monday, October 21: 
– 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. - 1st Session
– 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m. - 2nd Session         
Location:  Student Center Room 138 A
For more information, contact the office of Career Services.


Critical Thinking Session - CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)
Monday, October 21:  2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location:  TBA - Classroom Session for Liberal Arts

Hosted by the CIA - Critical thinking means making reasoned judgments that are logical and well-thought out. It is a way of thinking in which you don't simply accept all arguments and conclusions you are exposed to but rather have an attitude involving questioning such arguments and conclusions.  


Norfolk Navy Shipyard Day
Tuesday, October 22:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Various locations on campus.  MX trailer will be located between the
Student Services Center and Scott/Dozier Dinning Hall.

Norfolk Naval Shipyard will bring their Integrated Digital Shipbuilding Mobile Experience (MX) Trailer for students to tour.  The MX trailer is a 1,000-square foot mobile training facility that can be tailored to the need of the user. The trailer has innovative technologies and software associated with ship repair and savings, including the latest in augmented/virtual reality and additive manufacturing.


Resume Workshop
Tuesday, October 22:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  The Writing Center - The Lyman Beecher Brooks Library - 1st floor

Need assistance with building your resume?  Attend the workshop to learn how to create a winning resume.


Newport News Shipyard Information Session
Tuesday, October 22:  2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Student Services Center, Suite 318

Learn about career opportunities and their apprenticeship program.


Career Expo Fall 2019
Wednesday, October 23:  10:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Student Center & Room 138 A-C

You are invited to NSU's Fall 2019 Career Expo. This is an opportunity for students and alumni to network with local, regional and national employers.  Recruiters can register for this event on Handshake.
-Professional attire required
- Bring multiple copies of your resume
- All majors welcome


Lockheed Martin Office Hours at NSU
Thursday, October 24:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318

Lockheed Martin will be on campus conducting office hours and interviews for pre-selected candidates who participated in the Career Expo.


Cover Letter and Thank you Letter
Thursday, October 24:  12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  The Writing Center - The Lyman Beecher Brooks Library - 1st floor

Need assistance with writing a cover letter and thank you letter?  Come out to learn how to write an effective cover letter and thank you letter.


Internship Workshop
Thursday, October 24:  2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Need an internship?  Register on Handshake at nsu.joinhandshake.com.  Learn how to be successful in securing an internship. 


Talent Talk Thursday:  NSA (National Security Agency)
Thursday, October 24:  3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318

Meet with employer to learn about internship and employment opportunities. 


Slice for Advice - ScribeAmerica
Friday, October 25:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Student Services Center - Suite 318

Seeking an internship or employment opportunities?  Have a slice of pizza and network with industry leaders.  Are you studying medicine and eager to work alongside experienced physicians? ScribeAmerica's highly rewarding scribe program puts smart, tech-savvy candidates in fast-paced clinical settings. Our rigorous program trains individuals to thoroughly and accurately document patient encounters.