Career Events

Career and Employment Services (CES) hosts, co-sponsors, and promotes a wide variety of events that support students' career development. Presenters at these events are often Puget Sound alumni.

Is your department or group sponsoring a career-related event on campus? Contact CES to have your event listed here!

Fall Semester: August, SeptemberOctober, November, December
Spring Semester: January, February, March, April, May
Check the calendar for updates; schedule changes are bound to occur and may happen at the last minute.

Summer 2016****************
May 16-August 27
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
CES remains open throughout the summer, with occasional exceptions for holidays or staff training. If you're planning to visit campus during the summer, call 253.879.3161 for updates about closures or to make an appointment. Drop-in hours are not in effect during the summer.

 

2016 Fall Dates are not yet finalized.
Here's a peek back at 2015 events to give you an idea of the type of career-related campus events to anticipate during fall semester:

AUGUST 2015*************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in Hours resume next month.

Friday, August 21
Work-Study Employment Table (Orientation)

Monday, August 24
Work-Study Employment Information (Orientation)
Off-Campus Employment Opportunities (Orientation)

Thursday, August 27

Work-Study Employment Information (Orientation)
Off-Campus Employment Opportunities (Orientation)

SEPTEMBER 2015**********
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Fall Career Advising
Drop-in Hours resume September 14:
M-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

September is International Update (or create!) Your Resume Month!

Monday, September 7
Labor Day Holiday—CES closed.

Wednesday, September 2
First CES Weekly Table of the year!
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Friday, September 4
CES Table at Log Jam Activities Fair
Todd Field 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 8
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization is Patricia & Company, a marketing firm seeking an Administrative Intern who's interested in learning all aspects of of the public relations and marketing fields. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, September 9
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Monday, September 14
Fall Career Advising Drop-in Hours resume!
Monday-Friday, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

Tuesday, September 15
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization is BASICS NW (Behavioral And Social Intervention & Consultation Services Northwest). Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, September 15
Teach For America | Office Hours in Diversions Café
The regional representative, Taylor Weeks, and the V.P. of University recruitment, Jessica Cordova-Kramer, will be spending the day answering questions about all things related to working for Teach For America (TFA). Ask them anything about the application process, what it’s like to serve in TFA, and where it can take you afterwards. If you think you’d be interested in learning more, sign up for a 30-minute informal meeting.

Learn more about TFA! Check out this 2-minute video, read more about the full salary and benefits, and make sure you’re eligible to apply.

Wednesday, September 16
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, September 22
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization is Teach Thailand Corps. TTC places American graduates in under-served Thai schools to teach English and other subjects. Drop by to learn more. (Info session tonight. See below for details.) 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, September 22
Teach Thailand Corps | Information Session
TTC places American graduates in under-served Thai schools to teach English and other subjects. Read about Jesse Lehrman's '14 experience with TTC. 4 p.m. in WSC 108—Murray Board Room (Behind Diversions Cafe)

Tuesday, September 22
Washington State Legislative Internship Program | Information Session
Interested in learning about how government operates? Learn about full-time, paid internships with the House and Senate during the Spring 2016 legislative session (January 6 – March 10, 2016) in Olympia. Interns will participate in educational lectures and workshops while getting a first-hand view of the legislative process. Here’s a video from the 2015 session that highlights several interns’ experiences.

The internship is open to all majors during their junior or senior year. (First-year and sophomore students are also welcome to attend to learn about the opportunity for future consideration.) Faculty and staff will be there to answer any questions about how this experience fits in with your Puget Sound education.

~Pizza will be provided. 5:30 p.m. in WSC 108—Murray Board Room (Behind Diversions Cafe)

Wednesday, September 23
Special All-day Drop-in Schedule
: Need a quick resume review or have a last-minute question before the Career Fair tomorrow? Drop by CES, Howarth 101, between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. We'll see students for brief 5-10 minute advising sessions all day long!

Wednesday, September 23
Have Lunch with a Diplomat!
Interested in Foreign Service? Diplomat in Residence for the State Department Lewis Lukens will be coming to campus to meet with students over a casual lunch. Noon-1 p.m. To attend, please email Sue Dahlin.

Wednesday, September 23
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, September 24**
Career Fair and LinkedIn Photo Booth
Whether it's your first or final year on campus, and regardless of your major, you can benefit from attending the Career Fair! Explore career options, practice professional behavior, and connect with organizations to inquire about jobs and internships. 4:30-6:30 p.m. in WSC Marshall Hall

**The CES office will be closed this day in order to prepare for the Career Fair. Hoping to have your resume reviewed or want to meet with a career advisor to develop a strategy for the Fair? Schedule an appointment or use the drop-in hours prior to the day of the Fair.

Tuesday, September 29
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization is the Peace Corps. "Peace Corps service is the opportunity of a lifetime and offers two years of international experience immediately upon graduation." Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, September 29
Peace Corps Houses | Information Session
Learn about Peace Corps service, how Volunteers live abroad, and the wide variety of houses they call home. 5:30 p.m. in Howarth 101

Wednesday, September 30
Interstate Distributor Co. | Information Session
Interstate will be on campus recruiting for their Rotational Leadership Program (LoggerJobs ID# 27055), and alumnus Ian Rozmiarek ’01 will explain the benefits of starting your career in a paid management training program. *Pizza will be provided* 5:30 p.m. in Howarth 101

Wednesday, September 30
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

OCTOBER 2015************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in Hours: M-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

Thursday, October 1
Amazon | Information Session (Sponsored by the Business and Leadership Program*)
Amazon is looking for smart, analytical, customer-obsessed, and energetic undergraduates to help build a world-class shopping experience and serve as the leadership pipeline for their rapidly growing global business. Traci Vahrenkamp, Business Sales Manager, will discuss Amazon’s Leadership Principles and how they relate to Amazon’s business and interview process. *All students welcome! 6:30 p.m. in McIntyre 107

Tuesday, October 6
Tuesday Table

Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound, is looking for students excited to work with kids for part-time opportunities next spring and summer. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, October 6
Harbor History Museum Tour
Interested in museum careers? Join CES for a behind-the-scenes tour of the Harbor History Museum, and meet the professionals who make it happen. Transportation, entry-fee, and dinner will be provided. Space is limited. Contact Sue Dahlin to R.S.V.P. by Oct. 1. (Leaving campus at 4:30, returning by 7:30.)

Wednesday, October 7
Hitachi Consulting | Information Session (targeted for Business and Economics students*)
Learn about opportunities with Hitachi from Business and Econ alumni. View Hitachi's Consultant job description on LoggerJobs: ID# 27165. 6:30 p.m. in WSC 108—Murray Board Room (Behind Diversions Cafe) *Sessions targeted at Science, Math, and Computer Science students are scheduled for later this month.

Wednesday, October 7
CES Weekly Table

CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Monday, October 12
Coca-Cola | Information Table
Alumna Lauren Peterson will be talking about Coca-Cola's summer internship (LoggerJobs ID# 23324). Drop by to learn more, and welcome Lauren back to campus! 11:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, October 13
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, the Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, offers opportunities to grow professionally, improve problem-solving skills, and interact with the public in a beautiful outdoor setting. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, October 13
Overland | Information Session
Overland hires college students and recent grads to lead summer programs across the country and around the world. Named one of Outside's 2014 Best Places to Work, Overland offers biking, hiking, leadership, language, writing, service and field studies for students in 4th through 12th grade. Interested? Learn more about Overland at this info session. 7 p.m. in Wyatt 301

Wednesday, October 14
Hitachi Consulting | Information Session (targeted for Math and Computer Science students*)
Learn about opportunities with Hitachi from Computer Science alumni. View Hitachi's Consultant job description on LoggerJobs: ID# 27165. 5 p.m. in Thompson 398 *A session targeted at Science students is scheduled for next week.

Wednesday, October 14
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, October 21
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, October 22
Hitachi Consulting | Information Session (targeted for Science students)
Learn about opportunities with Hitachi from alumni who studied science at Puget Sound. Biochemistry alumna Kathryn Ginsberg ’14 will be on hand to share her experiences with the organization. View Hitachi's Consultant job description on LoggerJobs: ID# 27165. 6 p.m. in Thompson 310

Tuesday, October 27
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, Buckeye International, is hiring for their Sales Management Program (LoggerJobs ID# 27158). Buckeye promotes from within, creating a need for quality-trained, ambitious employees. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, October 28
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, October 29
Alumni Sharing Knowledge (ASK) Night
Find out what alumni wish they'd known or done during college, and practice your networking skills with a friendly group of Loggers! 7-8:30 p.m. at the Event Lawn adjacent to Commencement Hall (Bring your Logger ID card for fastest entry.)

NOVEMBER 2015**********
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in Hours: M-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

November is Career Development Month!

Tuesday, November 3
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, November 4
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, November 5
United Parcel Services | Information Table
"Wouldn't it be great to earn $25,000 for your college education? Join the UPS team in a part–time position and you can do just that—with our Education Assistance program.” Meet recruiters from UPS, learn about the organization, and inquire about opportunities. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, November 9
Hitachi Consulting | On-Campus Interviews (By invitation only)
View Hitachi's Consultant job description on LoggerJobs: ID# 27165.

Tuesday, November 10
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday!
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, November 11 
Law Fair (Presented by Pre-Law Advising and Academic Advising)
Thinking about a career in law? Puget Sound's annual Law Fair is your opportunity to meet representatives of law schools from across the country. Attend the Law Fair to learn about the programs, admission, and financial aid process. For more information, contact Kariann Lee in Academic Advising. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in WSC

CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, November 17
Tuesday Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday!
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, November 18
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, November 26 - Friday, November 27
Thanksgiving Holiday—CES closed

DECEMBER 2015***********
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m. through Dec. 23. Career Advising Drop-in HoursM-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101) through December 9. Drop-ins are not in effect while class is not in session.

Tuesday, December 1
Tuesday Table - CANCELLED
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! Today's featured organization is Chief Leschi Schools. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

This is the final Tuesday Table of the fall semester. Check back in January to see the spring lineup!

Wednesday, December 2
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, December 9
Last CES Weekly Table of the semester
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about different career topics, and answer our question of the week to compete for prizes. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, December 23, 2014 - Friday, January 1, 2015
CES is closed for these days. Otherwise, CES remains open throughout winter break, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with occasional exceptions for staff training. If you're planning to visit during winter break, call 253.879.3161 for updates about closures or to make an appointment. Drop-in hours are not in effect while class is not in session.

JANUARY 2016************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in HoursM-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101) Note: Drop-ins are not in effect while class is not in session.

Tuesdays throughout the semester
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday, Jan. 26-April 26. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Monday-Friday, January 11-15
Take a Logger to Work Day 2016

Tuesday, January 19
Career Advising Drop-in Hours Resume
Monday-Friday, Noon-1 p.m. in CES, Howarth 101

Wednesday, January 20
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, January 26
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, Patricia & Company, is a local marketing firm that is seeking interns (InternshipLink #46438) interested in learning all aspects of the public relations and marketing fields. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, January 27
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, January 28 
Investment Consulting Info Session with RVK
Have you ever considered a career in investment consulting? Want to learn more? CES, along with the Investment Club and Four Horsemen Investments, is hosting the investment consulting firm RVK for a detailed overview of investment consulting as a career. 6-8:30 p.m. in McIntyre 103

FEBRUARY 2016************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in Hours
M-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

Tuesday, February 2
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! Curious about sales careers? This week's featured organization, Vector Marketing, offers summer jobs to help you gain the skills you need! Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, February 3
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Friday, February 5
Employer In Residence: Peace Corps
Working on your Peace Corps application? Peace Corps rep Amber Gomes will be in CES all day answering questions and offering tips about the application process. Contact Amber at agomes@peacecorps.gov to schedule an appointment.

Tuesday, February 9
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! Want to gain real-world experience as a medical scribe in a fast-paced Emergency Department? This week's featured employer, PhysAssist Scribes, is recruiting for part-time and internship roles. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, February 9
Logger Meetup: STEM
Connect with professionals in STEM* fields over coffee and dessert in a casual environment. Learn about their career paths, share your projects and ideas, and expand your knowledge of where your interest in STEM topics can take you! 6:30-8 p.m. in the Oppenheimer Cafe *Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics

Wednesday, February 10
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, February 10
Teach for America (TFA) Information Session
Curious about life as a TFA teacher, or wondering how you can impact social justice in the short and long term through TFA? Ask questions and get information from TFA alumni (including a recruiting VP!) who'll share their perspectives about the disparities in our education system. Upperclassmen and all majors are encouraged to attend. 2 p.m. in WSC 201  **RSVP**

Tuesday, February 16
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, Camp Sambica, is seeking camp counselors for their christian summer camp located on beautiful Lake Sammammish. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, February 16 
CANCELED: Arryve Consulting Information Session
Interested in consulting as a career? Learn what makes an applicant competitive in this challenging but rewarding field! 6 p.m. in McIntyre 203

Wednesday, February 17
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

New! Oppenheimer Open Hours!
Drop by to share your Opinions and talk about Options and Opportunities with with Sarah Davidson '18, Career Peer Advisor for Biological Science. Mondays (2-3:30 p.m.) and Fridays (1-2:30 p.m.) in Oppenheimer Cafe

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Feb. 16, 17, 18
Summer Immersion Internship Program Workshop
Build your career skills during a summer internship with Tacoma non-profit organizations. A $3000 need-based fellowship grant will be awarded to each student. Apply, then plan to attend one of three information sessions/resume and cover letter sessions in CES, Howarth 101: Tuesday, 5-6 p.m.; Wednesday, noon-1 p.m.; or Thursday, 4-5 p.m.

Tuesday, February 23
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured organization, Tacoma advertising firm Woodstock Media Group, is seeking interns. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, February 23
Transformative Experiences Student Symposium: An Experiential Learning Celebration
4:30 p.m. in Commencement Hall, Tahoma Room

Wednesday, February 24
Big Opportunities in Small Government  
Government jobs are about far more than politics! HR representatives from Seattle, Tacoma, and Pierce County will discuss the range of careers within government and the internship opportunities that could open doors for students of all majors. 6:30 p.m. in Wyatt 109

Wednesday, February 24
Summer Immersion Internship Program Workshop
Build your career skills during a summer internship with Tacoma non-profit organizations. A $3000 need-based fellowship grant will be awarded to each student. Apply, then plan to attend one of three information sessions/resume and cover letter sessions in CES, Howarth 101: 4-5 p.m.

Wednesday, February 24
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, February 25
PIRG Campus Action Info Session
Learn how to use your passion for making a difference on environmental and social issues to begin a career in political activism. PIRG Campus Action will be on campus to recruit full-time organizers to run campaigns on issues ranging from climate change to college affordability. 6 p.m. in Howarth 101

MARCH 2015************** 
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in HoursM-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

Tuesday & Wednesday, March 1 & 2 
Special Extended Drop-in Schedule: Need a quick resume review or have a last-minute question before the Career Fair on Thursday? Drop by CES between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. for a brief 5 to 10-minute advising session.

Tuesday, March 1
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured employer, Coding With Kids, is seeking leaders for after-school and summer programs teaching basic coding skills to elementary-aged kids. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, March 2
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, March 3
Spring Career Fair (and LinkedIn Photo Booth):  Your job. Your internship. Your future. Your Career Fair!
Students from all class years and majors are encouraged to attend!
Explore career options and make contacts with employers to inquire about jobs and internships. Part-time, full-time, seasonal, and summer openings are all available. Not looking for jobs or internships right now? You’re welcome to browse, practice networking, and get ideas for the future!
4:30-6:30 p.m. in WSC Marshall Hall

**The CES office will be closed Thursday in order to prepare for the Career Fair. Hoping to have your resume reviewed or want to meet with a career advisor to develop a strategy for the Fair? Schedule an appointment or use our daily drop-in hours in the weeks leading up to the Fair. Extended drop-in hours are offered Tuesday and Wednesday.

Thursday, March 3
LinkedIn Photo Day
Building your LinkedIn profile, but lacking a professional-looking head shot? Visit our photo booth at the Career Fair today (starting at 5:30) to have one taken!

Thursday & Friday, March 3 & 4
Puget Sound Grad Fair (Presented by Alumni & Parent Relations)
Enjoy treats while you order your cap and gown, take professional graduation portraits, and access university personnel and resources in preparation for the next chapter of your Puget Sound experience. Noon-4 p.m. in WSC Piano Lounge

Tuesday, March 8
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured employer is the Peace Corps—a popular post-graduation plan for Puget Sound students. Drop by to learn about the application process and available opportunities. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, March 8
Peace Corps Info Session
What happens after the Peace Corps? Hear from a panel of Puget Sound faculty, staff, and alumni who were Peace Corps Volunteers about how the experience shaped their careers. 5:30 p.m. in Howarth 101

Wednesday, March 9
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Friday, March 11
CES Open House

Tuesday, March 22
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured employer, iD Tech, offers summer jobs on the Puget Sound campus teaching real-world STEM skills to kids. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, March 23
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, March 24
Summer Opportunity Fair

Seeking a summer job or internship? Connect with summer camps, parks, event planning companies, and more! 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the WSC Rotunda

Tuesday, March 29
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured employer, Country Financial, is hiring for full-time financial advisor roles. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, March 29
Tableau Software Meet & Greet | an Alumni Sharing Knowledge Event

Meet data-loving Logger alumni who found their liberal arts niche in tech. See a demo of the Tableau Software product, and learn where you might fit in this data-licious organization! Five alumni from a variety of roles answer your questions and provide insight in to working at Tableau. 
Patrick Green '14, Computer Science Major: Software Engineer (Pictured above!)
Max DeLawyer '13, Economics Major: Sr. Product Consultant
Andy Galbraith '13, BLP & Econ Major: Associate Technical Program Manager
Cameron Ford '12, BLP & Math Majors: Product Consultant
Ben Bradley '08, BLP Major: Product Consultant Manager
6 p.m. in Howarth 101 ~Pizza will be provided.

Tuesday & Wednesday, March 29 & 30
Fund for the Public Interest | On-campus Recruiting Events
Fund for the Public Interest is hiring students for summer jobs in citizen outreach offices in 50+ cities across the country. In a summer job with the Fund, you'll get training, gain real-world experience, and learn valuable skills—all while making an impact for our environment, public health, and more.
Info Table: Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC
Info Sessions: Wednesday at 2, 4, and 6 p.m. in WSC 202

Wednesday, March 30
CES Weekly Table

CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

APRIL 2015**************  (Previous dates rotate to the bottom of the calendar.)
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in HoursM-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

April is Student Employment Month!

Monday, April 4 - Friday, April 8
Federal and State Work-Study Referral Sessions for Academic Year 2016/17
Many federal or state work-study eligible students will return to the same job next year, and CES will confirm those placements with supervisors. For students who want to consider different options, this is your opportunity. Once you receive notification of your eligibility, call CES at 253.879.3161 to schedule a referral appointment.

Tuesday, April 5
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! This week's featured employer, Mass Mutual, is hiring for full-time positions in their Seattle office. Drop by to learn more! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, April 6
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Thursday, April 7
Inking Outside the Box: How to Find Editorial Work in Unexpected Places (Co-sponsored by the English Department and CES)

Want to be an editor? Seattle editor Mia Lipman talks about finding editorial jobs beyond traditional publishing, with a focus on marketing and technology. 5 p.m. in Thompson 193

Tuesday, April 12
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. This week's featured employer, Porch, connects homeowners with home service professionals and is looking for graduating seniors for sales roles. Drop by to learn more! https://porch.com/ 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, April 12
Washington State Legislative Internship Program | Information Session
Interested in learning about how government operates? Consider full-time, paid internships with the House and Senate during the Spring 2017 legislative session in Olympia. Interns will participate in educational lectures and workshops while getting a first-hand view of the legislative process. (Here’s a video from the 2015 session that highlights several interns’ experiences.) Attend the info session to meet the coordinators and get an in-person overview of the program and application process. 6:30-7:30 p.m. in Howarth 101

Wednesday, April 13
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Monday, April 18 - Friday, April 29
Federal and State Work-Study Referral Sessions for Summer 2016
Plan to continue with your current work-study employer this summer? You must apply/reapply for FWS/SWS. Once you receive notification of your eligibility, call CES at 253.879.3161 to schedule a referral appointment.

Tuesday, April 19
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. This week's featured employer, Seattle-based startup Zipwhip, is disrupting the way we text, and is looking to grow by 100 professionals this year! Seeking graduating seniors to fill Account Executive roles. (Posted in LoggerJobs, #28804). Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, April 20
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, April 26
Tech Alumni-in-Residence Program | an Alumni Sharing Knowledge Event
Interested in the tech industry? Meet one-on-one with Logger an alum in a senior technology role! Whether you need help preparing for an upcoming interview, want someone to look over your resume, or just want to talk about the various careers within technology, this is your opportunity to get perspective from industry insiders. Check out who’ll be here:

Drop by CES in Howarth 101 or call 253.879.3161 to schedule a time to meet! 2-6:00 p.m. in CES

Tuesday, April 26
Tuesday (Employer) Table
Organizations recruit talent year-round, not just at career fairs. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday!
Not sure what you want to do post-graduation? Consider working with a staffing agency to sample short-term positions that could become your next big opportunity. Express Employment Professionals is seeking students with administrative or financial skills. Drop by to learn more. 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

Tuesday, April 26
Library Career Night (Presented by Collins Library)
Do you love research? Are you intrigued by Archives and Special Collections? Do you enjoy reading, developing programs, and helping people? Yes? Consider a career in libraries, archives, or special collections! Join Jane Carlin, Library Director and Katie Henningsen, Archivist & Special Collections Librarian for an informal discussion to learn more about opportunities in this professional field. Snacks Provided! 5-6:00 p.m. in the Misner Room, Collins Library 

Wednesday, April 27
CES Weekly Table
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

MAY 2015****************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in HoursM-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

Monday, May 2
Educator Networking Night
Considering a career in education? Or graduating with an M.A.T. or M.Ed? Connect with school districts in a casual networking environment and learn about available teaching, counseling, and volunteer opportunities. 6-8:00 p.m. in Commencement Hall Tahoma Room

Wednesday, May 4
Last CES Weekly Table of the year
CES team members are on hand to answer your career queries over the noon hour. Drop by to say hello, learn about career resources, and enter our weekly prize drawing. 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Staffed Noon-1 p.m.) on Vendors Row in WSC

Wednesday, May 11 or Tuesday, May17
LinkedIn 101 (Last chance!)Register Today
Seeking your next gig? Learn about opportunities through your network! Join CES for a LinkedIn workshop that will help you take professional networking to the next level.

 

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