Fall Career Calendar

Involvement Fair
Sunday, August 25
Huff Center
Office of Comptroller of the Currency Employer Recruitment Presentation
Tuesday, September 10
Find out about employment opportunities with the Comptroller of Currency's office.
Off Campus Study Information Meeting
Wednesday, September 11
Highlander Room
Pick up materials about the various off campus programs, and dine on international cuisine in the Main Dining Hall.
Resume Clinic
Monday, September 16
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center, first floor Poling Hall
Bring a copy of your resume and get immediate feedback!

Resume Writing Presentation
Tuesday, September 17
Bowers Hall
Need a professional resume?  Get resume writing tips and advice at this presentation.

Resume Clinic
Wednesday, September 18
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center, first floor Poling Hall
Bring a copy of your resume and get immediate feedback!

Resume Clinic
Thursday, September 19
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center, first floor Poling Hall
Bring a copy of your resume and get immediate feedback!

Sigma Aldrich Information Meeting
Thursday, September 19
Private Dining Room
Learn about employment opportunities.  Pizza and drinks provided.

Resume Critique
Sunday, September 22
AXD House
Bring a copy of your resume and get immediate feedback!

Career Essentials
Monday, September 23
North Hall
Learn what you need to know to be prepared to search for a career or internship.

Caterpillar Visit with Accounting Department
Monmouth College Alumni Attending: Stephen Coutts '06, Jessica Johnston '04, Julie Trac '07
Monday, September 30
Classroom visits and roundtable discussion.

WIU Fall Career and Internship Fair
Tuesday, October 1
University Union Grand Ballroom
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
FREE.  Visit the website for an up-to-date listing of participating employers, including John Deere, Caterpillar, QCI, State Farm, Social Security Administration, Target.  All majors welcome. Professional attire required for entry.  Bring multiple copies of updated resume.

GRE Game Show
(Peterson & Founders Village)
Tuesday, October 1
Peterson Lounge
Have fun preparing for the GRE!

Alumni Visitor - Connor Shields '13
Fa Yin Monastery Discussion with RELG 100
Thursday, October 3-Friday, October 4

Student Teacher Seminar
(for on-campus student teachers)
Tuesday, October 8
Wallace Hall
Learn everything you need to know about interviewing, resumes, and e-portfolios.

Shelter Insurance Recruiting Table POSTPONED
Wednesday, October 9
Hiring full-time agents

WestPoint Financial Employer Recruiting Table and Presentation
Wednesday, October 9
Center for Science and Business, Room 277
Find out about employment opportunities with WestPoint Financial.  Presentation and accepting resumes.  Food provided.
How to Dress for Success!
co-sponsored by Rotaract
Monday, October 14
The Underground (backside of Grier)

Stop, Drop, and Relax with Jake McLean
Tuesday, October 15
Cleland Lounge
Learn stress reduction and time management strategies.  Food and prizes!

GRE Prep Program
Wednesday, October 22
Barnes Electronic Classroom
This program will provide helpful tips and suggestions for taking the GRE.
ISCPA Fall Interview Day
Tuesday, October 22
by appointment only
Ashton Place, Willowbrook, IL
Interview for internship and employment opportunities.   Submit resume on ISCPA Online Career Center between Sept. 13-23.  Pre-selection required. www.iscpa.org.

Mentoring Day
Wednesday, October 23
Department Meetings

Monmouth College Graduate and Professional School Fair
Wednesday, October 23
Huff Center
Meet graduate and professional school recruiters representing a wide variety of schools and programs from all over the country.  Find out about the different opportunities available and get information on admissions, application, tuition and more.  Over 65 schools are expected to attend.
Alumni Distinguished Visitor - Jennifer Campbell Young '91
Wednesday-Friday, October 23-25
Time and Location TBA

Careers in College Student Personnel Conference at WIU
Friday, October 25
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
The College Student Personnel Program at Western is hosting a conference for those interested in the profession.  Attend workshop sessions that highlight various aspects of the field.
- Participate in a resume evaluation
- Participate in a lunchtime roundtable discussion with current graduate students
- Meet future colleagues in the field of Student Affairs
- Gather information from various Student Affairs programs at the Graduate School Fair

Moot Court Preliminary Round
Saturday, October 26
Center for Science and Business, Moot Board Room
Resume Clinic
Tuesday, October 29
10:00-12:00pm and 3:00-5:00pm
Wackerle Center, first floor Poling Hall
Bring a copy of your resume and get immediate feedback!

AmeriCorps City Year Information Session
Tuesday, October 29
12:00pm noon
Stockdale Student Center Private Dining Room
City Year is hiring over 3,000 people from all majors to work in schools in 25 cities as AmeriCorps tutors, mentors and role models.  Come to learn about the work that City Year does in schools across the country.

Moot Court Final Round
Wednesday, October 30
Center for Science and Business, Moot Board Room

State Farm Insurance
Tuesday, November 5
Stockdale Center
All majors welcome!  Bring your resume and talk with an agent to find your dream job! 

Etiquette Dinner with Liz Bockman
Thursday, November 7
Mellinger Commons, Center for Science and Business
Enjoy a 5 course dinner while learning proper dining etiquette in a relaxed environment.  Everything from how to place your napkin to how to propose a toast is covered by a professional etiquette instructor.
*Meal Exchange
*Professional attire and reservation required

Interview and Business Etiquette Program
with Fulton Hall
Tuesday, November 12
Fulton Hall

Business Professionalism Program with Mu Lambda Rho
Wednesday, November 13
Morgan Room
This program will cover emotional intelligence, dressing and acting professionally and networking
Dating Etiquette Program with
Liedman and Cleland

Thursday, November 21
Time and location TBD

American Chemical Society
All Things Graduate School

Thursday, December 5
Location TBD
Get information on graduate school, GRE, resumes, cover letters, letters of recommendation, etc.

WIU-Quad Cities Business Career Fair
Thursday, September 12
Riverfront Building, Moline, IL

WIU Law Enforcement & Justice Administration Fair
Tuesday, September 17
University Union Grand Ballroom
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL
Art Therapy Forum
Saturday, September 21
University of Louisville, Ekstrom Library Room 254
Pre-register.  Registration fee $10
For more information 502-852-6884

WIU Fall Career & Internship Fair
Tuesday, October 1
University Union Grand Ballroom
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

D'Aprile Properties & Midwest Lending Career Night
Thursday, October 17
1732 W. Hubbard, Chicago, IL 60622
Interested in getting into real estate?  Find out how to get started in the industry. 
Information about becoming real estate broker and /or mortgage broker?
Contact Marnie Dugan in the Wackerle Center for more information,
309-457-2115 or mdugan@monmouthcollege.edu

Chicago Graduate & Professional School Fair
Thursday, October 17
UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, IL
Nursing Career Fair
Wednesday, November 13
Illinois Wesleyan University
Memorial Center, 104 University St.
Bloomington, IL
Gather information and make professional contacts with healthcare and graduate school recruiters!
Free admission. Resumes recommended.  Professional dress recommended.

West Central Illinois Resource & Job Fair
Friday, November 15
(Early admission for Veterans, Active Military and Reserve Militay, 10:30-11:30am)
Carl Sandburg College Gym
Galesburg, IL
Come prepared with resume and dress professionally.  For more information contact Mike at 309-343-9832 ext. 305.

Friday, January 31
North Central College, Naperville, IL
Hosted by the Illinois Small College Placement Association
UNI Overseas Recruiting Fair XXXVIII
January 31-February 2
Registration deadline January 10, 2014
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0390
WIU Spring Career & Internship Fair
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
University Union Grand Ballroom
Teacher Job Fair
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
i wireless Center
1201 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265
An opportunity to talk to school district representatives from Illinois and Iowa at no charge.  Bring copies of your resume.  Licensure information for Iowa/Illinois will be available.  Questions?  Contact Dawn Meier, Mississippi Bend AEA, dmeier@aea9.k12.ia.us, 563-344-6411.
Register at www.aea9.k12.ia.us.  Click on the Teacher Job Fair icon. 
Watch for updates to the Career Calendar as more events are scheduled
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center
Poling Hall, first floor
700 East Broadway Ave.
Monmouth, IL 61462

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m
1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(except Monmouth College Holidays)