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October

October

Virtual Career Advising Sessions 
Friday Sessions Click Here
Audio Only Dial - +1-571-392-7650
PIN: 792 522 3975 

 Join for: 
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Career Exploration
-Job Search Strategy
- Mock Interviews
- Internship Search
- Resume/CV/Cover Letter
- Graduate School Applications

To make an appointment outside of the above hours, please login to Handshake.


SuperStrong Assessments 
General Student Use Code
Access Code: nsu-STUDENTS
Access Code Linkhttps://vitanavis.com/nsu?promo=nsu-STUDENTS
Contact Career Services for more information at careerservices@nsu.edu
Location:  Student Services Center, Suite 318 - Career Services

This assessment is used to find educational and career pathways.  Each pathway is linked to your interests such as careers, salaries, job outlooks, skills, and the education you will need to meet your goals.


Workforce Recruitment Program - WRP Registration Session
Friday October 1, :  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Zoom - Register on Handshake

Gain work experience in Federal Government and use your skills and talents to serve the public. The Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP) connects students and recent graduates with disabilities to employers. Your application and resume will be available to employers for one year through the WRP website.


Dominion Energy's Careers in Energy 2021 Diversity Student Conference
Tuesday, October 5 - October 7: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location:  Virtual - Zoom Register on Handshake
About the Conference: • Virtual Conference Learn about careers in energy and Dominion Energy (Fortune 200 company) • Guaranteed interviews - Summer 2022 – Full time paid internship • Hired interns may be eligible to apply for a $5,000 scholarship • Hear from executive leaders on the future of the energy sector.


Google Internship Application Party - Freshmen & Sophomores - STEM
Wednesday, October 5:  5:30 p.m. 
Location:  Zoom Register on Handshake
STEM majors!  Apply at Google. Contact Career Services at careerservices@nsu.edu to learn more.


Resume Writing 101: Resume Workshop
Wednesday, October 6 - October 8:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Zoom Register on Handshake
Need assistance with building your resume or CV?  Attend the workshop to learn how to create a winning resume/CV.


Graduate Diversity Recruitment Event - University of Minnesota
Wednesday, October 6:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Zoom Register on Handshake
Designed for individuals who are historically under-represented in Anthropology and GES graduate programs and who are interested in learning about graduate training in these departments at the University of Minnesota.


Interviewing For Success - Workforce Recruitment Program and OASIS 
Wednesday, October 20:  1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location:  Zoom - Sign up here

Learn how to ace an interview.  Learn how to answer behavioral questions utilizing the STAR method. This workshop is for students who completed applications on WRP website and any student who would like to attend to hone interviewing skills.


Mock Interview Session
Thursday, October 21:   11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual - Zoom - Register Here

A mock interview, also known as a practice interview, is a simulation of an actual job interview. It provides job seekers with an opportunity to practice for an interview and receive feedback on their interviewing skills. A mock interview helps you learn how to answer difficult questions, develop interview strategies, improve your communication skills, and reduce your stress before an actual job interview.


JC Penney Suit Up Event
October 24: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: 1401 Greenbrier Parkway, Chesapeake, VA 23320

Sign up here
Need professional attire?  Then shop at JC Penney to take advantage of major discounts. All Norfolk State University students, alumni, faculty, and staff can attend.  Please sign up on Handshake. For more information email careerservices@nsu.edu.


Career Expo Fall 2021
October 27: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Hybrid - On Campus & Handshake

Register Here
Meet employers from diverse industries.  Build your network and find an internship. This event will be hybrid.  There will be employers on campus and many more on Handshake.  For more information, please contact Career Services at careerservices@nsu.edu.