Sophomore JumpStart is a Career Center program designed to prepare you for future success. At this conference-style event, you will choose from career workshops focusing on exploration, networking, resume writing and obtaining career-related experience.
When: Saturday, September 10, 2016; 9:45 am - 3:00 pm
Where: Kirner Johnson Building
Cost: None! We will provide the resources and food.
RSVP: Students must complete the two-step registration process before August 26th.
Know Thyself 101: Know Thyself
Know Thyself 201: Skill Assessment
Know Thyself 301: Internship/C.R.E.* Reflection
Explore 101: Career Options
Explore 201: Networking
Communicate 101a: Building your Resume
Communicate 101b: Polishing your Resume
Connect 101: Internship/C.R.E.* Search
BONUS: Participants will have the opportunity to have a professional photo taken. Perfect for a LinkedIn profile photo!
*C.R.E. = Career-Related Experience
9:00-9:30 Transportation from campus to Hotel Utica 9:30-10:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast 10:00-10:30 Keynote Speaker 10:30-10:45 Break 10:45-12:15 Assess Interests and Skills, Introduction to networking? 12:15-1:00 Buffet Lunch 1:00-2:00 Choosing a Major 2:00-2:15 Break 2:15-3:15 Career Milestones and Resume Writing (facilitated by PC's who are being paid to be there) 3:15-4:15 Building a Foundation for CRE (facilitated by 7 "volunteer" career mentors) 4:15-4:30 Wrap-up 4:30-5:30 Mocktail reception