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March 2015
BSOS Career Lab: Networking
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

With 60-80% of available positions being filled exclusively through referral, networking effectively is a crucial skill. Learn how to get started networking with intention. Ca...


Careers in Mathematics Panel
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learn more about the wide variety of careers and internships available to math majors. Panelists will come from a variety of fields including finance, actuarial, data science, research and m...


The Advisory Board Company : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Are you a mathematical problem solver who thrives at the intersection of theory and real-world application?  Can you tease out the meaning from raw big data assets and go from algorithm...


Ascend Learning Virtual Information Session
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

 Virtual Careers Information Session Tuesday, March 31st, 6-7pm Founded in 2008, the Ascend Learning Charter School network is forging a new path to college for students in Brooklyn...






April 2015
Careers in Sustainability Forum
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Interested in a career in sustainability, but you don’t know how to get started?  Torn between law school, being an activist, or starting your own business?  These questions,...


Use Your Strengths to Create a Rewarding and Satisfying Career Webinar
Wednesday, April 01, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

You deserve to be happy.  You deserve to love to get up and go to work – EVERYDAY!   Best selling author, Tom Rath, has used the extensive, global research of the Gallup...


Department of Defense: Joint Warfare Analysis Center : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 02, 2015 • 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Joint Warfare Analysis Center (JWAC) networking event; refreshments provided! We are a Defense Department organization under US Strategic Command responsible for solving challenging US natio...


Clean Water Action : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 02, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

 Clean Water Action will present an information session on their full time and part time now and in summer positions. They are interested in students from all majors....


Developing Your Personal Brand Workshop
Thursday, April 02, 2015 • 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

How do employers see you? Come learn from our Peer Career Educators how to develop your personal brand through creating your 30 second elevator pitch, online presence, and professional dress...


Careers in Chemistry Panel
Monday, April 06, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learn more about the wide variety of careers and internships available to chemistry majors.  Confirmed panelists include: Naval Research Lab, Wildlife International and Axle Inform...


How to Find an Internship
Monday, April 06, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Not sure where to start with your internship search? Or, do you feel like you are at a standstill and unsure about the next steps in your search? To help you with your internship search, we...


Mobile Resume Clinic
Monday, April 06, 2015 • 5:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Want to have your resume reviewed but haven’t been able to make it to the University Career Center yet? The Peer Career Educators from the University Career Center & the President&...


The Real Real World Career Series: Mocktail Monday
Monday, April 06, 2015 • 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

The Real Real World Career Series is designed to give juniors and seniors a sense of what it's like to be a professional in the real world outside of the day-to-day job and provide advi...


BSOS Career Lab: Choosing a graduate school program
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Are you considering graduate school? Not sure what programs may be a fit for you? Spend 50 minutes in the Lab to find out what factors are important when choosing a graduate pr...


Health Professions Recruitment Fair 2015
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Are you interested in a Health Profession? Do you want to be a Doctor, Dentist, Pharmacist, Physician’s Assistant, Physical Therapist or Nurse? If you answered yes, plan to attend the...


U.S. Secret Service : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

United States Secret Service will present an information session on their Special Agent, Uniformed Division Officer, and Various administrative, professional, technical opportunities po...


The Real Real World Career Series: Diversity + Me
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

You’re about to start a new job, in a new place with a different culture. The last thing on your mind is preserving your identity. But think about it, your workplace will be your new h...


The Real Real World Career Series: Making Your World Meaningful
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 • 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Think you don’t have time to give back at the same time you’re launching your career? Well think again! Come out to this workshop to learn ways in which you can get up and give b...


CAREER PANEL: Sports & the Humanities
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Learn more about the wide variety of careers and internships available for those who love sports. Panelists will come from fields including sports public relations, journalism, marketing, ma...


Peace Corps : Employer Networking Sessions
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Peace Corps Information Session Serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Join us at this ...


The Real Real World Career Series: Budget Hard, Play Hard
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

So you're off to face a new life, a new city and a new job. Congratulations! Still, there's something else in your life that you have to consider- your budget. Learn how to enjoy the joys of...


Information Services & Technology Open House
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

 DISCOVER A CAREER IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WITH University of Maryland Medical System. The use of data in healthcare has never before been in higher demand. The Information Services...


The Real Real World Career Series: How to WIN at Life: A Personal Well-being Workshop
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 • 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Come learn how to make it big in the real world by focusing on what ultimately matters the most --- yourself. In this workshop, we will give you all the tools and resources you need to achie...


CIA Lunch & Learn with Affinity Groups
Thursday, April 09, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

This event is specifically for targeted affinity groups. If this does not apply to you, please plan on attending the larger information session held at 2 pm.  The Central Intelligence ...


Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 09, 2015 • 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals from diverse academic and professional backgrounds to be part of our Agency.   To learn ...


Ocean Mammal Institute : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 09, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

The Ocean Mammal Institute takes 30-40 interns every year to spend 3 weeks in the hot Maui sun learning how to conduct field research on the humpback whale.  No experience is necessary!...


The Real Real World Career Series: Yourself in a Year Career Panel
Thursday, April 09, 2015 • 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

**Rescheduled from original date of March 26th** To become successful in the workforce, college students must learn how to transition from the classroom to a career. Ever wonder what that p...


Career Shuttle: Olney Theatre Center
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle to the Olney Theatre Center!  This career shuttle is for students who are interested in learning more...


BSOS FACULTY/STAFF: Top Career Resources
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

All BSOS Faculty, Academic Advisors, and Staff are invited to attend this new career focused brown bag lunch series. The Program Director for the University Career Center and the College of ...


Start Up Career & Internship Fair 2015
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Jobs and Internships at start up firms can be both exciting and challenging, a great environment for current college students and recent graduates. The Washington, DC and Baltimore areas are...


Social Event with Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and Prospective Volunteers
Friday, April 10, 2015 • 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Join us to speak with Returned Peace Corps Volunteers on the University of Maryland Campus. This is an opportunity to talk to Volunteers about what serving in the Peace Corps is really like....


CoStar Group : Employer Networking Sessions
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Catch up with a few members of our hiring team and learn about CoStar Group and what it's like to work for our company. This information session will include a brief product demo, a company ...


Career Shuttle: Prince George’s County Police Department
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 • 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

TIME: 8:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle to the Prince George’s County Police Department to learn about t...


BSOS Career Lab: LinkedIn for beginners
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 • 3:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

LinkedIn is the most powerful professional social networking site available. Have you been wondering how to get started? Attend this Lab to get started on your profile and lear...


Step Three: Making a Good Impression- Etiquette Eating (Rescheduled from 3/5/15)
Thursday, April 16, 2015 • 3:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Did you know a job offer can be lost over how you talk and eat with a prospective employer? As a UMD diverse, talented student do not let this be the reason for your rejection. Come learn t...


ActioNet : Employer Networking Sessions
Thursday, April 16, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learn more about ActioNet, Inc. and our Summer Internship Program at our metro-accessible HQ in Vienna, VA. Program to include: Paid Summer Internship Training Opportunities Mentor Program...


CMNS: So You're Thinking about Graduate School
Thursday, April 16, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.

Join us for this two part graduate school information event! The first hour will be an introduction to applying to graduate school, timeline, financials, what you need to know before applyin...


Career Shuttle: Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
Friday, April 17, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Join the University Career Center & The President's Promise on a Career Shuttle the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center! This visit is open to all UMD students and alumni, but stu...


Federal IT Career Workshop and Shadow Day
Monday, April 20, 2015 • 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

 AFFIRM is piloting an exciting new spring program, introducing college students to careers and opportunities in Federal information technology (IT). This program is designed in co...


BSOS Career Lab: LinkedIn- networking and researching (advanced)
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 • 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

Now that you have completed your LinkedIn profile, you may be wondering what is next! Attend this Lab to gain tips for following organizations of interest, researching your maj...


Metro Transit Police : Employer Networking Sessions
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Metro jobs. Go places. As a leader in the transportation industry, Metro strives to attract and retain top-quality staff to ensure high-quality service to our customers. One way Metro achie...


Queer Life in the Real World Career Panel
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 • 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Navigating life after Maryland in the real world is a challenge for all students, especially students who identify under the LGBTQ spectrum. With support from the LGBT Equity Center, Lamda P...


Internships & Ice Cream
Monday, April 27, 2015 • 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Do you want to know how to get the most out of your summer internship experience? The University Career Center & the President's Promise invites UMD undergraduate students with summer in...


BSOS Career Lab: Salary negotiation
Monday, April 27, 2015 • 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Learn how to research your worth and use that research to negotiate your salary. Career outcome: students will leave with a salary range for their industry for the geographica...


Step 4: Connect Now with Industry Representatives from Diverse Workplaces
Thursday, April 30, 2015 • 4:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

  An event for the 2015 Diversity Career Series Bottom Line: A Diverse Workplace Matters!  ...


HZ Recruiting Event
Thursday, April 30, 2015 • 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

#HZRecruiting D.C. Creatives: You’re in luck. We’re seeking innovators, thinkers, thought-leaders, and savvy marketers—the sharp minds who will undoubtedly shape the ad...






May 2015
5 Steps to Building a Powerful & Profitable Network Webinar
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

Your chances of attaining your dream job will improve drastically when you have a plan.  Because networking is a principal way job seekers are getting jobs today, you need to have an ac...






June 2015
What You Don’t Say In An Interview Could Hold You Back Webinar
Wednesday, June 03, 2015 • 8:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

There is a good chance you are the best candidate for the job, but what if you can’t articulate that?  Interviews unfortunately favor individuals who can not only listen and under...





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