Joint Virtual Career Fair:
Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020
Career Fairs provide a venue for all Puget Sound students to explore career options and connect with organizations to learn about internships and entry-level jobs. You're welcome to browse, but if you're seeking opportunities, consider doing a little preparation.
For Fall 2020, Puget Sound partnered with Saint Martin’s and Seattle Pacific Universities to offer a Joint Virtual Career Fair, open to students and recent graduates via Handshake.
Looking for contact info? Here's the final list:
During the virtual fair, organizations host 30-minute group sessions, and 10-minute 1:1 sessions. Here's a Handshake article with step-by-step instructions on how to sign up and here's a video.
Tip: Check your Handshake privacy settings. Your profile needs to be visible to employers to participate in 1:1 sessions, and visible to the Handshake community to join group sessions.
Complete your Handshake profile.
From Handshake, review the list of organizations, follow your favorites, and register for their sessions.
Practice your Elevator Pitch.
Feel ready? Peruse these 10 Tips for making a great impression at a virtual career fair.
Build your schedule now. While the virtual environment means that you won’t have to wait in line to talk to a recruiter (yay!) sessions with popular organizations will be at a premium.
Career Fairs are still a great way to learn about potential career paths, find out which majors recruiters are seeking, and practice professional behaviors in a Logger-friendly environment.
CES career advisors will be on hand via Zoom during the Fair. Drop by to ask questions, get tips or pep talks, and troubleshoot your tech. We're here for you!
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020
Featuring: A mix of organizations offering a wide array of job and internship opportunities.
Featuring: Organizations from a wide range of fields recruiting Loggers for entry-level opportunities.
Featuring: Organizations offering seasonal opportunities.
Seeking opportunities? Meet with CES career advisors to polish your resume, prepare your Elevator Speech, and plan your Career Fair strategy!