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.

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.

AUGUST 2016*************
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Career Advising Drop-in Hours resume next month.

Friday, August 19
Federal and State Work-Study Employment Table (Orientation)

Monday, August 22
Federal and State Work-Study Employment Information (Orientation)
Part-Time Job Opportunities (Orientation)

Thursday, August 25

Federal and State Work-Study Employment Information (Orientation)
Part-Time Job Opportunities (Orientation)

Wednesday, August 31
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

UNDER CONSTRUCTION!

SEPTEMBER 2015**********
CES office hours: M-F 8:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Fall Career Advising
Drop-in Hours resume September 12:
M-F, Noon-1 p.m. in CES (Howarth 101)

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

Friday, September 2
CES Table at Log Jam Activities Fair
Todd Field 5:00 p.m.

Monday, September 5
Labor Day Holiday—CES closed.

Tuesday, September 6
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, 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! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

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! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

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
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! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

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)

Tuesday, October 6
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, 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

Tuesday, October 13
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, 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

Tuesday, October 27
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, 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

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

Friday, 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
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

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! 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

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! 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

Tuesday, February 9
Tuesday (Employer) 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, 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

Tuesday, February 16
Tuesday (Employer) 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, 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

Week of February 6-10
Summer Immersion Internship Program Workshops
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: Day & Time TBD

Tuesday, February 23
Tuesday (Employer) 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

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

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: Day & Time TBD

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

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! 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! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

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

Tuesday, March 22
Tuesday (Employer) 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, 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! 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. on Vendors Row in WSC

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**************
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! 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

Tuesday, April 12
Tuesday (Employer) 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, 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. Connect with a different employer each Tuesday! 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
Tuesday (Employer) 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, 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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