Fall Career Calendar

Involvement Fair
Sunday, August 24
1:30-3:00pm
Huff Center
 
 
Social Media Etiquette Program
Tuesday, September 16
7:00pm
Location TBD
 
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.

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

Scots' Leadership Challenge - Civic Engagement
Saturday, October 18
11:00am-5:00pm
Center for Science and Business

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.
 
Moot Court Final Round
Wednesday, October 22
7:00pm
Center for Science and Business, Moot Board Room
 
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
 
 
Watch for updates to the Career Calendar as more events are scheduled
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center
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Monmouth, IL 61462
309-457-2115
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