Spring Career Calendar

Resume, Cover Letter and Interview Clinic
with Grier Hall
Tuesday, January 21
8:00pm
Grier Lounge

Monmouth College Summer Camp Employment Fair
Wednesday, January 29
4:00-6:30pm
Stockdale, Main and Lower Lobbies
Are you interested in working at a camp this summer?  Stop by to visit with the camp representatives and to get more information.

CareerFest
Friday, January 31
10:00am-3:00pm
North Central College, Naperville, IL
Network with over 50 companies in ONE location.  Employers recruiting 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 24 or $20 at the door.  For students and alumni of ISCPA schools only.  Transportation provided.
 
WIU Spring Career and Internship Fair
Tuesday, February 4
10:00am-2:00pm
Western Illinois University Grand Ballroom
Macomb, IL
http://www.student.services.wiu.edu/careers/fair/

Student Teacher Seminar
(for on-campus student teachers )
Tuesday, February 11
6:30pm
Wallace Hall 207

Resume Clinic
Tuesday, February 18, 1:00-3:00pm
Wednesday, February 19, 1:00-5:00pm
Thursday, February 20, 1:00-3:00pm
Friday, February 21, 9:00am-12:00pm
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center

GRE Prep Program
Wednesday, February 26
7:00-9:00pm
Hewes Library, Barnes Electronic Classroom

Roger Well '86, Alumni Distinguished Visitor
Thursday & Friday, February 27-28

Resume, Cover Letter and Interview Clinic
with Liedman Hall
Tuesday, February 25
8:00pm
Liedman Hall

Resume, Cover Letter and Interview Clinic
with Peterson Hall

Thursday, February 27
7:00pm
Peterson Hall

Scots Connection Conference - Scots Leadership Challenge
Saturday, March 1
11:00am-4:30pm
Center for Science and Business

Alpha Lambda Delta Resume Workshop
Monday, March 3
9:00pm
Pattee Auditorium, Center for Science and Business

Mock Interviews for Student Teachers
(for on-campus student teachers)
Tuesday, March 4
4:00-7:00pm 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.
 
Mu Lambda Rho Resume Clinics
Wednesday, March 19
10:00am-12:00pm and 1:00-3:00pm
Wackerle Career and Leadership Center

Civic Engagement Workshop
Thursday, March 20
3:30pm
Morgan Room, Poling Hall

ISACorps Informational Table
Thursday, March 20
10:00am-4:00pm
Stockdale Center

Cultural Awareness Week
MINA Scots Connection - Diversity in the Workplace
Saturday, March 22
11:00am-4:30pm
Stockdale Center

Empowering Women
Tuesday, March 25
7:00pm
Morgan Room

Graciousness
with Kappa Kappa Gamma
Sunday, March 30
1:00pm
Stewart House

Sigma-Aldrich Employer Interviews
Tuesday, April 1
by appointment
Location TBD

Whiteman Lecture - Mary Kellogg-Joslyn
Titanic Museum, Branson, MO
Thursday, April 3

Peace Corps Masters Program
Wednesday, April 9
12:00 noon
Tartan Room, Stockdale
Interested in the Peace Corps?  Find out about the Peace Corps master's program at Michigan Tech University.  Complete one year in the classroom and two in the Peace Corps!  Free pizza and drinks provided!

David Biklen '65, Alumni Distinguished Visitor
Thursday & Friday, April 10-11

Networking Event of the Year!
Thursday, April 10
5:00-7:00pm
Mellinger Commons, Center for Science and Business

Americorps City Year Informational Lunch
Tuesday, April 15
12:00-1:00pm
Private Dining Room, Stockdale
Looking for a job after graduation?  Join Patrick Magner from City Year as he tells you about the experience and the application process.  Get free pizza while you are finding out about your future!

John Deere - Accounting Visit Day
Wednesday, April 16
8:00am-3:00pm
Center for Science and Business
MC alumni will be visiting campus to discuss job opportunities at John Deere and help students better prepare for employment.

What's Life Like First Year Out
with Mu Lambda Rho
Wednesday, April 16
6:30pm
Morgan Room, Poling Hall

Women in Careers
with AAUW
Monday, April 21
7:00pm
Barnes Electronic Classroom, Hewes Library

Senior Salute
Thursday, May 1
12:00-5:00pm
Stockdale Center, Highlander Room
 
OFF-CAMPUS EVENTS AND JOB FAIRS 
 
IWU/ISU Teacher Recruitment Day
Wednesday, January 22
12:00-5:00pm
Young Main Lounge-Memorial Center
104 E. University Ave.
Illinois Wesleyan University
Bloomington, IL
www.iwu.edu/ccenter/

UNI Overseas Recruiting Fair XXXVIII
January 31-February 2
Registration deadline January 10
University of Nothern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0390
www.uni.edu/placement/overseas/osfair.html

Suburban Chicago Secondary Teacher Recruitment Fair
Saturday, February 1
9:00am-1:00pm
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 N. River Road
Rosemont, IL
Sponsored by Northwest Personnel Administrators
NWPA represents many of the top Chicago suburban high school districts
$20 Registration (Cash only). $5 Parking
http://nwpaillinois.or or www.rosemont.com

Veterans Bridge to Employment
Tuesday, March 4
1:00-4:00pm
Western Illinois University Union Grand Ballroom
Macomb, IL
Program designed to empower veterans with the ability to translate their service, education and experiences into meaningful opportunities for employment.
www.eventbrite.com search key words "Setting up".
WIU Veterans Resource Center 309-298-3505

Teacher Job Fair
Tuesday, April 1
2:00-5:00pm
i wireless Center
1201 River Drive
Moline, IL 61265
Register at www.aea9.k12.ia.us and click on the Teacher Job Fair icon.
An opportunity to talk to school district representatives from Illinois and Iowa at no charge.  Bring resumes.  Licensure information for Iowa/Illinois will be available.

 
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
309-457-2115
wackerle@monmouthcollege.edu

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