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University Career Services hosts a series of workshops throughout the year. Our Career Counselors also provide presentations and workshops to student organizations and on-campus faculty and staff.

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Career Fair Prep for UH Sugar Land Career Fair

Friday, October 22nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

Plan to attend the Career Fair at UH at Sugar Land? Join us for this career fair prep virtual workshop. Career fairs are great opportunities to network with employers and get past the first interview screening. We'll help you discover strategies to prepare for and approach a career fair, including developing an elevator pitch, networking and following-up with recruiters.

To join the virtual workshop via MS Teams on the day of click here

Diversity Pre-Law Symposium & Law School Admissions Fair

Saturday, October 23rd, 2021
9:00 am–3:00 pm
Virtual

The UHLC Pre-Law Pipeline Program, HMARIA, Inc., Roure Diversity Pipeline Alliance-Legal, and John Jay College of Criminal Justice/CUNY cordially invite all students from minority, low socio-economic, or underrepresented backgrounds and who are interested in pursuing a legal career to attend the two-day 2021 Diversity Pre-Law Symposium and Law School Admissions Fair.

The Diversity Pre-Law Symposium and Law School Admissions Fair is free to attend and is designed to educate and introduce diverse students to law schools across the country. We will have panel speakers discuss the law school application process, financial aid, joint degree programs, and professionalism in the legal industry.

  • Registration link: https://uhlc.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GYGlG9p1TR-UYJspLy79Hw
  • Main Page: https://law.uh.edu/pipeline/lawfair
  • Agenda: https://law.uh.edu/pipeline/lawfair/agenda.asp

Student Voices: In recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021
5:00 pm–6:30 pm
Virtual

In recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month

University Career Services and Student Accessibility Center presents

 Student Voices:

Gain insight from students and recent graduates sharing their unique perspectives regarding preparing for and navigating the career space as people with disabilities.  Together, they will unpack their experiences with disclosing their disabilities and engaging in self advocacy, and share what they have learned  in the process.

This is a virtual event via zoom. The zoom linked will be sent to all who RSVP on the day of the event. 

 

Grad Student Professional Development Series: Academic vs. Industry Job Search (Virtual)

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

This workshop is for graduate students (for Master's and Doctoral level candidates). 

Finding a job takes time and a multifaceted strategy. Learn practical strategies and the differences in conducting a job search for academic vs. industry positions.

To join the virtual workshop via MS Teams on the day of click here. 

{Special Event}: Health and HDFS Internship Conference Pre-Conference Presentation: What is an internship and how do I find one?

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Are you attending the 6th Annual Health and HDFS Internship Conference? This pre-conference workshop will teach students what an internship is and how to search for one. Students will also learn about the format of the conference and what questions to ask the employers. 

To join the workshop click on the link here

Identifying Job Leads for Recent Graduates

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
6:00 pm–7:00 pm
Virtual

Learn how to job search for entry-level jobs in various industries using keywords and networking strategies.   

The Role of Professional Development in your Career Plan for Alumni (Virtual)

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
6:00 pm–7:00 pm
Virtual

Creating a Professional Development plan is key to your career advancement and growth. We invite alumni to join us for this workshop to learn the steps to develop your individualized plan of action and jump-start the next steps of your career.

Job & Internship Search (Virtual)

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

Finding a job or internship opportunity takes time and there are multiple strategies you can use.

In this workshop, come learn practical steps to conduct an in-person and virtual job search while learning how to navigate Cougar Pathway to apply for additional opportunities.  

To join the workshop via MS Teams on the day of click here.

First Gen Career Exploration Workshop (Virtual)

Thursday, November 4th, 2021
3:00 pm–4:30 pm
Virtual

Are you a first-gen college student looking to learn about career and major options? By attending this workshop, you will identify your values and interests and create an action plan to take steps towards your career goals.

To join the workshop via MS Teams on the day of click here.

How to Connect Virtually with an Industry Professional (Virtual)

Thursday, November 4th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

Learn tips to connect virtually with an industry professional and how to prepare for your first informational interview.

To join the workshop on the day of click here.

To join the workshop virtually, on the day of, please click here

{Special Event}: Health and HDFS Internship Conference Pre-Conference Presentation: What is an internship and how do I find one?

Friday, November 5th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Are you attending the 6th Annual Health and HDFS Internship Conference? This pre-conference workshop will teach students what an internship is and how to search for one. Students will also learn about the format of the conference and what questions to ask the employers. 

To join the workshop click on the link here

{Special Event} 6th Annual Health and Human Development and Family Studies Internship Conference

Wednesday, November 10th, 2021
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Virtual

University Career Services in collaboration with the UH College of Education is hosting an Internship Conference for undergraduate Health and Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) majors! Employers attending the conference are hiring for internships or full-time positions in healthcare, non-profits, education, and more.

*The event is open to all undergraduate majors*


The Health and HDFS Internship Conference will be on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, from 2 pm-4 pm. The event will provide students an opportunity to connect with employers through Zoom breakout rooms:


Please see the schedule below

1pm-2pm CT: Ask a Career Counselor

A counselor will be available before the event to answer any of your questions about the format of the conference or what questions to ask employers.


2pm-4pm CT: Meet and Greet at the Conference 

During the conference, students can go between different break-out rooms to learn from employers about the companies' internship or full-time positions.  

To receive the Zoom Link, you must register below. Please use your cougarnet email to register.

Register in advance for this meeting:
https://uh-edu-cougarnet.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcvc-6qrT0sHNGC_G24TzdBVfXFaK1VleEo

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

For any questions, reach out to University Career Services Career Counselor, Donah Justice at dmjustic@central.uh.edu