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Career Fairs 101 for Undergraduates: Essential Preparation for Spring Career Fair & All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair

Date:February 17, 2012 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm EST
Location:Center for Career Education Conference Room
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Rebecca Schnall by sending email to rs3119@columbia.edu or by calling 212-854-5609.

Be prepared to make connections with employers at the Spring Career Fair and All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair, both on Feb. 24, that can lead to internships and jobs. This is a must-go to for graduating seniors, internship-seekers, or those exploring new career fields!

10:30 am-12 pm: Interactive workshop
12-12:30: Lunch
12:30 pm-2 pm: Sign up for a 10-minute optional session with a career counselor to review your resume, practice your introduction, or discuss other aspects of the fairs

At the workshop you will:

Learn to research employers and create a day-of strategy that works for you
 Develop an introduction and identify other ways to make a great impression
 Learn best ways to follow up with employers after the fairs

* Have a laptop? Bring it along with you.

* Co-sponsored by CCE, the Earth Institute, and the General Studies Student Council. All undergrad students are welcome.

* Can't make this event? Other prep programs for the fair can be found here: http://specialevents.cce.columbia.edu/spring-career-fair-2012/career-fair-preparation-workshops

Casual attire.
Registration recommended. Room for 70!
Resume required? No, but bring it if you want it reviewed after the workshop!
Eligibility: This event is open to all Undergraduate students at The School of General Studies, Columbia College, and The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science.

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