Fall Career Calendar

Involvement Fair
Sunday, August 24
1:30-3:00pm
Huff Center
 
 
Resumes for Business Writing Class
Thursday, September 4
9:30am BUSI 218
10:00am BUSI 218
CSB 270
 
Time Management
with Cleland Hall
Tuesday, September 9
8:00pm
Cleland Hall Lounge

Resume How To's
EXSC 190
Wednesday, September 10
10:00am
Huff 12A

Resume Clinic for Business Writing 218
Wednesday, September 10
1:00-5:00pm
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center

Social Media Etiquette Program
Tuesday, September 16
7:00pm
Location TBD

Wackerle Wednesday - Social Media Etiquette
Wednesday, September 17
12:00-2:00pm
Stockdale Lobby
 
Resume Clinic for EXSC 190
Wednesday, September 17
1:00-3:00pm
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center

Alumni Visitors
Jennifer Hass Johnson '08, Forensic Scientist
Brad Horn '09, Mechanical Engineer

Hosted by Audra Sostarecz and Chris Fasano, they will be speaking to science seminar
Details TBD

Time Management
for Rotaract
Wednesday, October 1
12:15pm
Tartan Room, Stockdale
Join the presentation and receive tips for healthy time management

CAT - Accounting Alumni Visitors
Stephen Coutts '06 & Julie Trac '07
Wednesday, October 1
1:00-3:00 Mock Interviews (by appointment)
3:30 Informational Session - CSB 271

Law School Prep Session
Alumni Visitors Bill Turner '93 & Brad Nahrstadt '89

Friday, October 3
CSB 276, Moot Board Room
Time TBD

CAT Alumni Visitors
Beth Tyre '96 and Mary Vick '98
Monday, October 6
9:00am-4:00pm
Center for Science and Business and Wallace Hall
Will be visiting campus to discuss job opportunities at Caterpillar and help students better prepare for employment.  They will share their expertise and speak with students regarding organizational effectiveness and communication. 

WIU Fall Career and Internship Fair
Tuesday, October 7
10:00am-2:00pm
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, The HON Company/Allsteel, and Archer Daniels Midland ADM.  All majors welcome. Professional attire required for entry.  Bring multiple copies of updated resume.

Moot Court Information Session
Wednesday, October 8
7:00pm
CSB 277

ISCPA Fall Interview Day
Wednesday, October 12
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.

Moot Court Tutoring Session
Wednesday, October 15
7:00pm
CSB 276

Moot Court Preliminary Round
Saturday, October 18
9:00am-12:00pm
Center for Science and Business, Moot Board Room

Scots' Leadership Challenge - Serving to Change
Saturday, October 18
11:00am-5:00pm
Center for Science and Business
A conference focusing on servant leadership and civic engagement for the student leaders on campus.  Jess Ekstrom, CEO of Headbands for Hope, a company that sells headbands to help brighten the lives of children battling cancer, will be the keynote speaker.

Moot Court Final Round
Tuesday, October 21
7:00pm
Morgan Room, Poling Hall

Mentoring Day
Wednesday, October 22
Department Meetings

Monmouth College Graduate and Professional School Fair
Wednesday, October 22
11:00am-1:00pm
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.
 
University of Illinois-Chicago Pharmacy
Informational Session
Wednesday, October 22
6:00-7:00pm
CSB 203
Pizza party and questions session!
Alumni Distinguished Visitor - Matt Fotis '01
Thursday-Friday, October 23-24
Time and Location TBA

Careers in College Student Personnel Conference at Illinois State University
Friday, October 24
Illinois State University, Normal, IL
The College Student Personnel Program at ISU 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

Mock Interviews for Student Teachers
(for on-campus student teachers)

Tuesday-Wednesday, November 4-5
by appointment
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center
Practice your interview skills with a local educational administrator.
You will be "interviewed" like a true candidate and then receive feedback and advice.

Etiquette Dinner with Liz Bockman
Thursday, November 6
5:00pm
Location TBD
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

OFF CAMPUS EVENTS AND JOB FAIRS 
 
WIU-Quad Cities Fall Business Career Fair 2014
Thursday, September 18
1:30-4:30pm
Riverfront Hall, 3300 River Drive, Moline, IL
www.student.services.wiu.edu/careers/fair

WIU Law Enforcement & Justice Administration Fair
Tuesday, September 16
10:00am-2:00pm
University Union Grand Ballroom
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

WIU Fall Career & Internship Fair
Tuesday, October 7
10:00am-2:00pm
University Union Grand Ballroom
Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

2014 Chicago Graduate & Professional School Fair
Thursday, October 2
3:00-7:00pm
UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, IL

Indiana University's "Getting You Into IU"
Sunday, October 12-October 14, 2014
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
application deadline September 5, 2014
Interested in grad school?  Competitive, all-expenses paid, recruitment weekend for promising underrepresented and minority students interested in applying to PhD and MFA programs for Fall 2015 admission to Indiana University Bloomington (IUB).  Program designed to provide insight into life as a graduate student and allow you to make an informed decision about pursuing a degree at IUB.  http://www.iub.edu or http://graduate.indiana.edu/  Contact the Wackerle Center for more information.

CareerFest
Friday, January 30, 2015
North Central College, Naperville, IL
Network with over 50 companies in ONE location.  Employers for internships and full time career positions, including positions in the education field.  Sponsored by the Wackerle Center as part of the Illinois Small College Placement Association (ISCPA).  Register with the Wackerle Center.  $10 before January 23 or $20 cash at the door.  For students and alumni of ISCPA schools only.  www.iscpa.org
 
UNI 2015 Overseas Recruiting Fair XXXIX for Educators
Friday, January 30-Sunday, February 1, 2015
UNI, Cedar Falls, IA 50614
More than 250 administrators recruiting for more than 120 American International schools from 70 countires.
www.uni.edu/placement/overseas
Email: overseas.placement@uni.edu
319-273-2083
 
Watch for updates to the Career Calendar as more events are scheduled
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700 East Broadway Ave.
Monmouth, IL 61462
309-457-2115
wackerle@monmouthcollege.edu

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