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Weekly Events

Day
Host
Seminar/Information Session
Location
Time
Audience
Tuesdays CEDAR Center Résumé Coaching CEDAR TBA All Students

Wednesdays

CEDAR Center Wisdom Wednesday Workshops CEDAR TBA All Students
Thursdays CEDAR Center Interview Coaching CEDAR TBA All Students

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Career Exploration Week

Date
Event
Description
Location
Time
Persons to Attend
Sept. 24, 2012 Career Fest on the Yard Résumé Critiquing, Interview Coaching & Career Networking Tips Upper Quadrangle (outdoor activity) 11am - 3pm

All Students (Bring Résumés)

Sept. 25 & 26, 2012 42nd Annual Career Exploration Fair

Career Exploration (Internships, Full-time & Part-Time Opps)
HU Students
Register/RSVP Here

Blackburn Center Ballroom 1 pm - 5pm All Students (Bring Résumés)
Sept. 27, 2012

2012 Wealth & Wellness Summit Presented by:
KSG Strategic Consulting & HU CEDAR Center

Interactive workshops & networking luncheon
Register Here!
(Separate Registration from Career Fair RSVP)

Blackburn Center Ballroom 10:30 am - 3:30pm

DC Area College Students

Sept. 27, 2012 On-Site Interviews Interviews scheduled at the Career Fair for Internships, Full-time & Part-Time Opps CEDAR Center 8:30 am - 4:30pm

Invited Students

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Individual Résumé Coaching & Critiquing

Date
Host
Session Title
Location
Time
September 11, 2012 Exxon Mobil
Joanne J. Courtney,
Recruiting Specialist

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library

12:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
September 11, 2012 Capital One
William Chichester,
Senior Campus Recruiter

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library

6:00 p.m. to
8:30 p.m.
September 18, 2012 FedBid
Michael Woodruff,
Director, Talent Acquisition

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
September 18, 2012

Smithsonian
Joy Liu,
HR Generalist

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing  
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
6:00 p.m. to
7:30 p.m.
October 09, 2012 Bass Public Affairs
Jozanne Douglas,
Career Specialist
Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
October 09, 2012

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Tracey Troutman,
Program Analyst

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
6:00 p.m. to
8:30 p.m.
October 16, 2012

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Muriel Cooper,
Senior Media Manager

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m.
October 16, 2012

Swiss Post Solutions
Paul Ortega,
Director of Training & Organizational Development

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing  
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
October 23, 2012

Nike Inc.
Julie Moree,
Recruiter, College Programs

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing  
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
October 30, 2012

CEDAR Center
Jozanne Douglas,
Career Specialist

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
November 6, 2012

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Michele Taylor,
Program Analyst,
HR Liaison

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing  
Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
November 13, 2012

CNN
Phillip Gray,
HR Coordinator

Individual Résumé
Coaching & Critiquing 

Blackburn Center,
Career Resources Library
12:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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   Wisdom Wednesday Workshops

Date
Host
Workshop Title
Location
Time
September 12, 2012 White House
Christian Peele
Director, White House Internship Program

Presenting Yourself Well on Internship Applications

Carnegie Bldg, Conf. Room A

12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
September 12, 2012 Capital One
James Lancaster,
Senior Manager

Ace the Case Interview

Founders Library, Browsing Room

6:00 p.m. to
7:30 p.m.
September 19, 2012 Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
Terrance Glover,
Recruitment Officer

Federal Résumé Writing: Building an Effective Federal Résumé

Founders Library, Browsing Room 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
September 19, 2012

Inroads Inc.
Jay Nwachu,
Senior National Recruiter

How to Prepare for and Stand out at a Career Fair Blackburn Center Auditorium 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 10, 2012 CEDAR Center
Jozanne Douglas,
Career Specialist
Résumé Writing: Building an Effective Résumé Blackburn Center,
Rm. 148-150
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 17, 2012

Swiss Post Solutions
Cordelia Alfred,
Director, Human Resources

Dressing for the Interview: Making a Positive Impression

Blackburn Center Auditorium 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 24, 2012

The Training Source, Inc.
Evelyn Rhim,
Founder and Executive Director

Cover Letter Writing:
How to create a dynamic cover letter
Founders Library, Browsing Room 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
October 31, 2012

KSG Strategic Consulting
Kesi Stribling, CEO & Chief Strategist

Networking Strategies
for the Job Seeker
Blackburn Center
Gallery Lounge
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
November 7, 2012

Federal Job Results
Corliss Taylor Jackson, President and CEO

Positioning Yourself for Federal Employment Blackburn Center,
Rm. 148-150
12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
November 14, 2012

DC Small Business Development Center
Alisa Balwant, Director

Starting Your Own Business: A Guide for Prospective Business Owners

Carnegie Bldg, Conf. Room A 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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Interview Coaching Sessions

Date
Host
Workshop Title
Location
Time
September 13, 2012 U. S. Department of State

Interview Coaching (Individual 30-min. Sessions)

Blackburn Center,
Room 142

10:00 p.m. to
3:00 p.m.
September 20, 2012

Swiss Post Solutions
Paul Ortega, Director of Training and Organizational Development

Interview Coaching (Individual 30-min. Sessions)

Blackburn Center,
Room 142

10:00 p.m. to
3:00 p.m.
October 11, 2012

Johnson Controls, Inc.
Ray Cuttino,
Lead Recruiter

Interview Coaching (Individual 30-min. Sessions)

Blackburn Center,
Room 142
10:00 p.m. to
3:00 p.m.
October 25, 2012

Verizon
Talent Connector-Talent Acquisition, Gretchen Barker

Interview Coaching (Individual 30-min. Sessions) Blackburn Center,
Room 142
10:00 p.m. to
3:00 p.m.
November 8, 2012

Edelman
Rita Johnson,
Recruitment Coordinator

Interview Coaching (Individual 30-min. Sessions) Blackburn Center,
Room 142
10:00 p.m. to
3:00 p.m.

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Information Sessions & On-Campus Interviews - Fall 2012

Information Sessions
Date
Time
Company
Location & Target Audience
September 13, 2012
10:30 a.m. to
11:30 a.m.
Yale University
(Sponsored by COAS)
E. E. Just Hall (Biology Bldg.)
Room 142 (All Students)
September 17, 2012
12:00 p.m. to
2:00 p.m.
US Dept. of Labor
Carnegie Building, Conference Room A
(All Students)
September 18, 2012
12:00 p.m. to
2:00 p.m.
Harvard Divinity School
Carnegie Building, Conference Room A
(All Students)
September 20, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Founders Library Browsing Room
(All Students)
September 24, 2012
5:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
EMC Corporation
Blackburn University Center, Rm. 142
(All Students)
September 24, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Ingersoll Rand
Blackburn University Center, Forum
(All Students)
September 25, 2012
10:00 a.m. to
2:00 p.m.
National Institutes of Health
(Sponsored by COAS)
E. E. Just Hall (Biology Bldg.)
Room 142 (All Students)
September 25, 2012
12 Noon
MIT Grad Clinic
(Sponsored by CEACS)
Engineering Bldg. Room 2019
(Engineering Majors)
September 25, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Blackburn University Center, Rm. 142
(All Students)
September 26, 2012
3:00 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.
Blackburn University Center
Room 142 (All Students)
September 26, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Aldi
Blackburn University Center
Room 142 (All Students)
September 26, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
US Patent & Trademark
Blackburn University Center
Forum (All Students)
September 26, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Blackburn University Center
Auditorium (All Students)
September 27, 2012
4:00 p.m. to
5:00 p.m.
MGM Resorts
International
Blackburn University Center, Rm. 142
September 27, 2012
6:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Blackburn University Center, Rm. 142
October 3, 2012
7:00 p.m. to
8:00 p.m.
McMaster Carr
Founders Library Browsing Room
(All Students)
October 8, 2012
7:00 p.m. to
8:00 p.m.
Capital One
Carnegie Building, Conference Room A
(All Students)
October 9, 2012
11:00 a.m. to
12:00 noon
Emory School of Law
(Sponsored by COAS)
Blackburn University Center
Hilltop Lounge (All Students)
November 1, 2012
5:00 p.m. to
6:00 p.m.
Carnegie Building, Conference Room A
(All Students)
November 8, 2012
5:00 p.m. to
7:00 p.m.
Choice Hotels International
Carnegie Building, Conference Room B
(All Students)

On-Campus Interview Schedule
Date
Time
Company
Location
October 1, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 2, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
TD Securities
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 2, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
AXA Advisors, LLC
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 3, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Goldman Sachs
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 4, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Ingersoll-Rand
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 4, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
AllianceBernstein
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 4, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
McMaster-Carr Supply Co.
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 5, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Northrop Grumman Corporation
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 5, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
FMC Technologies (Energy Systems)
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 8, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Northrop Grumman Corporation
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 9, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Capital One
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 10, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Bloomberg LP
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 10, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Capital One
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 10, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
PepsiCo/Pepsi Beverages Company
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 11, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dupont
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 11, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Fannie Mae
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 11, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Bloomberg LP
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 17, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 22, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Deloitte (Deloitte Services LP)
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 23, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Microsoft
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 23, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Deloitte (Deloitte Services LP)
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 25, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Microsoft
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 25, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
NERA Economic consulting
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 26, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Microsoft
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
October 29, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
M&T Bank
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 5, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Target
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 6, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
CoStar Group
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 7, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 8, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Corporate Executive Board (CEB)
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 8, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Deloitte (Deloitte Services LP)
CEDAR Center, Room TBD
November 15, 2012
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Capital One
CEDAR Center, Room TBD

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