May 31, 2023

Upcoming Academic and Career Services Events

Don’t forget to save the dates for the upcoming spring fairs and events through the Office of Academic and Career Services. Please encourage your students to participate in these valuable events:

Career Day gives students the chance to meet with local employers.

Career Day gives students the chance to meet with local employers.

Spring Career Day

Thursday, March 21 — 3 to 6 p.m., Anderson Center

Career Day attracts local and regional employers who will be searching to fill full-time and internship positions. Organizations attending include representatives from corporations, federal and state government, and non-profit organizations. All students and alumni are welcome and are encouraged to arrive with resumes and dressed in business professional attire. To see a list of registered employees, please visit the Career Services website. Pre-registration for students is not required.

Tweets, Text, and Other Table Taboos: Why Manners Matter (Etiquette Dinner)

Thursday, March 28 — 6 p.m., Jepson Alumni Executive Center’s Rappahannock Grand Ballroom

Would you like to know how to conduct yourself professionally at a dinner?  Do you have questions such as:  Is small talk important? How do I interview over dinner? What should I order? Which fork do I use?

Spend an entertaining and informative dinner with President and Mrs. Hurley learning or honing your dinner and professional social skills.  You will enjoy a six-course meal and have a chance to ask experts your etiquette questions and take away skills that will serve you well for a lifetime.

Registration is required and space is limited for this event. Business attire is required. The cost will be one swipe of your meal card. Students without a meal plan please contact the Office of Academic and Career Services 540-654-1022. To register, please visit our website and complete the online registration form. The deadline to register is March 22, 2013.

Graduate School Fair

Thursday, April 4 — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Anderson Center

Interested in graduate programs in law, business, or health professions? Stop by the Anderson Center where more than 40 graduate and professional schools will be represented. For more information, please visit our website.

About Brynn Boyer

Brynn Boyer is assistant director of media and public relations and a 2010 graduate of UMW.