Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Career Development Center Update: August

Career Development Center and Arts & Sciences Career Services




1.            Part-Time Jobs Fair

2.            Save the Date! Fall Career & Internship Fair

3.            Undergraduate Drop-In Career Advising Hours

4.            Science and Research Networking Night

5.            Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn

6.            Benefits of myIUcareers




1. Part-Time Jobs Fair


Friday, August 23, 9-11 am and 1-3 pm

Alumni Hall, Indiana Memorial Union


Looking for employment on or off campus? Local Bloomington and on-campus employers will be looking for part-time employees for this fall and/or academic year at the Part-Time Jobs Fair!


Morning Session: 9-11 a.m.

Only students with Federal Work Study awards on their financial aid accounts can attend this morning session. Students will be required to present a copy of their Federal Work-Study Authorization Card (obtained through the Office of Student Financial Assistance) in order in order to gain admittance to this session.


Afternoon Session: 1 to 3 p.m.

All IUB students are welcome.


Bring your student ID for a speedy check-in.


Students: To view a list of attending employers, please log in to your myIUcareers account.


For more information, go to the event website:



2.  Save the Date! Fall Career & Internship Fair


Tuesday, September 24, 2-4 pm, 4-7 pm

Alumni Hall, Indiana Memorial Union


This fair gives IU students from a variety of liberal arts majors the opportunity to connect with organizations recruiting entry-level positions and/or internships. All majors are welcome to attend.


The first two hours of the fair (from 2-4 p.m.) are open to the students from the following Scholarship Programs at IUB:

- Wells Scholars Program

- Science, Technology, & Research Scholars (STARS)

- Hudson and Holland Scholars Program

- Liberal Arts & Management Program (LAMP)

- Hutton Honors College

- Cox Scholars

- 21st Century Scholars

- Herbert Presidential Scholars

- Phi Beta Kappa

- IU's Veteran population


The fair will be open to the general student population from 4-7 p.m.


To see a full list of employers attending the career fair, click this link:



3. Undergraduate Drop-In Career Advising Hours


Starting Monday, August 26th, our drop-in advising hours will be:

Mondays 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Thursdays 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Monday-Friday 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Undergraduate drop-in career advising is available without appointment in the Career Development Center, which is located at 625 N. Jordan on the northwest corner of Jordan and 10th. Drop-in sessions last approximately 20 minutes. Career advisors answer general questions about majors or careers; critique resumes and cover letters; explain what resources are available on campus; and get students started on internship, job, and graduate school searches. If additional time is required, the advisor will refer the student to an hour-long advising appointment.


Learn more here:



4. Science and Research Networking Night


Monday, September 23, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

State Room East, Indiana Memorial Union


Please join IU Alumni and professionals from scientific and research-oriented employers for an evening of networking and fun. Guest speakers will participate in a panel discussion focusing on their career paths, organizational opportunities, and sharing advice for students entering the world-of-work. An introduction to networking will be followed by light refreshments and the opportunity to mingle with the guest speakers.


Networking Nights is a collaborative event hosted by the IU Career Development Center and the IU Alumni Association. Its purpose is to provide students the opportunity to learn the art of networking through interaction with professionals in their field of interest.


Panelists: TBD


We prefer that students RSVP through your myIUcareers account, accessible at


Business casual attire (dress shirt, dress pants, or skirt) is appropriate for this event. Don't miss this great professional opportunity to meet with these representatives before the Fall Career and Internship Fair the following day!


For more information, go to the event website:



5. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn


Join the Career Development Center's Fan page on Facebook and follow us on Twitter to receive updates on events and services, interesting career news, and much more.


LinkedIn: IU Career Development Center and Arts & Sciences Career Services--Group Page




6. Benefits of myIUcareers


Set up your FREE online account at myIUcareers is the first place to look for local and national full- and part-time job postings, internships, and externships.  Unlike large job boards, myIUcareers is restricted only to IU students, so you face less competition. Other benefits include:


- Participate in on-campus interviews for internships and full-time employment


- Search IU-targeted online postings for part-time, internship, fellowship, work-study, and full-time positions


- Access to events calendar: on-campus interviews, information sessions, employer info sessions, career fairs, and networking nights


- RSVP for office events


- Obtain contact information for employers


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Career Development Center and Arts & Sciences Career Services

625 N. Jordan Ave, Bloomington, Indiana

(812) 855-5234