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Virtual Workshops

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.

Missed a workshop offered by University Career Services?

View our Recorded Workshops

Bain & Company Texas Freshman Academy

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021
8:00 am–5:00 pm
Virtual

The Texas Freshman Academy (TFA) is for high-achieving
undergraduate students of Black/African American, Hispanic/Latinx,
or Native American/Alaska Native descent who will become the leaders
of tomorrow. Our program will assist you in developing your leadership
skills with one of the world’s top-tier consulting firms, and Glassdoor’s #1
Best Company to Work for, Bain & Company.


This virtual leadership program will meet in June-July, and will conclude
with a capstone summit in August.
Over the course of TFA you will…


• Develop your leadership abilities through a mix of panels, case study
examples, and interactive breakout sessions with our firm’s experts
• Examine how leadership can make a lasting impact within both businesses
and non-profit sectors
• Have the opportunity to learn more about our sophomore, one-week
program, Building Entrepreneurial Leaders (BEL)

Virtual & One Way Intervieiwng

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

During this workshop, students will learn how to prepare for virtual and one-way interviewing screenings. Tips and strategies will be shared as well as sample platforms that can be used to prepare.

This workshop will be held VIRTUALLY using MS Teams (Students must RSVP in Cougar Pathway to receive the MS Teams link).

On-Campus Jobs 101 Workshop (VIRTUAL)

Monday, August 2nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

During this workshop, the student will learn how to search for on-campus jobs and how to apply for those positions, as well as the benefits of having an on-campus job.

To attend this workshop, please register here: https://uh-edu-cougarnet.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwqdemrrjgpHNE44gKMDGyfFxQloloSD6Dt

Note: After registering you will receive an email confirmation with the Zoom access link to the workshop.

Resume Workshop for On-Campus Jobs (VIRTUAL)

Wednesday, August 4th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

This workshop will help you prepare a polished, and professional resume to submit for on-campus job opportunities.

To attend register here: https://uh-edu-cougarnet.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0vd-2gqzMjGdFoPNw9g36eOuwxZ2xAG1mh

Note: After registering you will receive an email confirmation with the Zoom access link to the workshop.

Campus Jobs for Coogs [For College Work Study]

Friday, August 6th, 2021
10:00 am–12:00 pm
Virtual

Looking for an on-campus job? Don't miss this hiring event!

Join University Career Services and UH Departments for a college work-study hiring event on Friday, August 6th from 10am-12pm.

This is event is open only to students awarded college work-study for the upcoming year.

Get access to this event using the Zoom link below:

https://uofh.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAudu-rpjIuEtNIILwW_0dNrFY9GsyOQWEV

Note: After registering you will receive an email confirmation with the access link to the event.

Campus Jobs for Coogs [For Non College Work Study]

Friday, August 6th, 2021
2:00 pm–4:00 pm
Virtual

Looking for an on-campus job? Don't miss this hiring event!

Join University Career Services and UH Departments for a non-college work-study hiring event on Friday, August 6th from 2pm-4pm.

This event is open only to students not receiving college work-study funds for the upcoming year.

Get access to this event using the Zoom link below:

https://uofh.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcudO-qqDkjHtCFK2Y4waOuimgQrerqkqIh

Note: After registering you will receive an email confirmation with the access link to the event.

Wells Fargo Technology Black & Latinx Classroom to Careers Analyst Panel

Thursday, August 19th, 2021
7:00 pm–9:00 pm
Virtual

You’re invited to participate in the virtual Wells Fargo Technology Black & Latinx Classroom to Careers Analyst Panel!

If you identify as Black or Latinx and are a rising sophomore, junior, or senior (expected graduation date of December 2021 – June 2024), we invite you to join us virtually August 19, 2021 at 7:00pm EDT for our Black & Latinx Classroom to Careers Analyst Panel. As part of this panel chat, you will hear from diverse Wells Fargo Technology team members on their journey and navigating the college and professional environment as well as learn more about the application and interview process and timeframes.

Analyst Panel details:
August 19th, 2021 7:00pm EDT
The Analyst chat will be held virtually

To attend the Wells Fargo Technology Black & Latinx Classroom to Careers Analyst Panel you must register here by August 17th, 2021 at 11:59 pm EDT.

If you have any questions, please email Britton.Frampton@wellsfargo.com, Danielle.Stensrud@wellsfargo.com, April.Wingate@wellsfargo.com, or Lyndsay.O.Koch@wellsfargo.com

Warm regards,
Wells Fargo Technology | University Recruiting

#Prepare4TheFair: Creating your Pitch (VIRTUAL)

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

Learn tips to craft a memorable elevator pitch so you can feel confident talking to employers at virtual career fairs after they hear your introduction.

This workshop will be hybrid. If you wish to attend virtually, RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button.  

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

#Prepare4TheFair: Creating your Pitch (IN-PERSON)

Tuesday, August 31st, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Student Service Center 1, Room 156

Learn tips to craft a memorable elevator pitch so you can feel confident talking to employers at virtual career fairs after they hear your introduction.

This workshop will be hybrid. If you wish to attend in-person, RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button.  

#Prepare4TheFair: Resume Workshop (In-Person)

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Student Service Center 1, Room 156

The purpose of the resume is to get you the job interview. The large majority of job candidates are screened out at the resume stage of the search. This workshop will help you prepare a polished, professional resume that will increase your chances of generating job interviews.

#Prepare4TheFair: Resume Workshop (Virtual)

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

The purpose of the resume is to get you the job interview. The large majority of job candidates are screened out at the resume stage of the search. This workshop will help you prepare a polished, professional resume that will increase your chances of generating job interviews.

#Prepare4TheFair: Virtual Etiquette (IN-PERSON)

Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Student Service Center 1, Room 156

During this workshop, you will learn key tips and etiquette strategies for engaging in today’s increasingly digital workplace as well as how to utilize virtual platforms in a professional setting.

This workshop will be hybrid. To attend in-person, please RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button below

#Prepare4TheFair: Virtual Etiquette (VIRTUAL)

Wednesday, October 6th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Virtual

During this workshop, you will learn key tips and etiquette strategies for engaging in today’s increasingly digital workplace as well as how to utilize virtual platforms in a professional setting.

This workshop will be hybrid. To attend virtually, please RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button below.

To join the workshop virtually, click on the link here

Personal Branding as a Job/Internship Tool (for International Students) - In-Person

Thursday, October 7th, 2021
3:00 pm–4:00 pm
Student Service Center 1, Room 156

The role of Professional Development in your career plan (Alums) - Virtual only

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

#Prepare4TheFair: How to Connect Virtually with an Industry Professional (IN-PERSON)

Thursday, November 4th, 2021
12:00 pm–1:00 pm
Student Service Center 1, Room 156

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

This workshop will be hybrid. If you wish to attend in-person, RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button.

#Prepare4TheFair: 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.

This workshop will be hybrid. If you wish to attend virtually, RSVP by clicking on the RSVP button.  

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