Professional Development and Career Readiness

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CAREER READINESS

Internship Fridays

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In order to make sure that students get the most out of their internships, the College of Liberal Arts has established a series of speakers and interactive workshops open to CLA students who are completing internships. 

Offered on select Fridays throughout the academic year, these events provide opportunities for students to build professional skills such as interviewing and networking, as well as discuss internship and related career issues.

Fall Semester Internship Fridays Events

Fall 18 CalendarHappiness + Success_CLA_Fall18Internship Panel: How to Make the Most of Your Internship
Friday, September 7, 10 – 11 am @ PSY-150

The Art of Networking
Friday, October 5, 10 – 11 am @ PSY-150

Melanie Whitney: Happiness + Success
Friday, November 2, 10 – 11 am @ PSY-150
To download a PDF version of the Happiness + Success Flyer, please click here.

 

 

To download a PDF version of the Fall Event calendar, please click here.

 


Career Readiness

To help students prepare for finding an internship, the College of Liberal Arts offers career readiness workshops and one-on-one career coaching sessions.

Topics include:

"" Resume and Cover Letter Writing "" Internship Search Tools & Techniques
"" Networking "" Interviewing preparation

Fall Career Readiness Events

Fall 18 Calendar Build a Better Resume:
Tuesday, October 9, 12:30-1:30 PM @ PH1-101

Internship Search Strategies:
Wednesday, October 17, 3:30-4:30 PM @ LA4-107

Own the Interview:
Tuesday, October 23, 12:30-1:45 PM @ PH1-101

Ready, Set Goals!:
Tuesday, October 30, 3:30-4:30 PM @ PH1 -101

Own the Interview:
Wednesday, November 7, 12:30-1:45 PM @ PH1-101

Are You LinkedIn?:
Thursday, November 8, 12:30-1:30 PM @ PH1-101

Build a Better Resume:
Wednesday, November 14, 12:30-1:30 PM @ PH1-101

Internship Search Strategies:
Wednesday, November 28, 3:30-4:30 PM @ LA4-107

Internship Search Strategies:
Thursday, December 6, 2:00-3:00 PM @ LA5-352

Fall Campus Events

The Career Development Center also hosts a variety of workshops and events to help students prepare for and apply to internships. For more information about these events, visit www.careers.csulb.edu.

Wednesday, October 17 & Thursday, October 18, 12:00-4:00 PM @ USU Ballrooms: Fall Internship & Job Fair
Find full-time, part-time, and intership opportunities for all majors.

Friday, November 9, 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM @ USU Ballrooms: Career Readiness & Internship Conference
Hear from a variety of guest speakers and employers on the importance of internships for future career success. Explore current internship opportunities and prepare for the internship recruitment process.

To download a PDF version of the Fall Event calendar, please click here.