Career Services

Events

Career Services offers interactive events, both large and small, that connect students, employers, and alumni. Find additional career events on Handshake and the Michigan Tech Event Calendar

Spring 2020

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Jan 16

Co-op Welcome Back

11:45a.m. - 1:15p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

We are inviting the returning co-op students for cocoa and cookies. Attend this informal gathering to hear what the students have worked on and to help them translate their experiences into ways to market themselves.


A group of people getting help with their resumes in Career Services.

Jan 21

First-Year Resume Update

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Wadsworth Hall | Annex

Are you in your first year and could use a little update on your resume? Join us in the Wads Annex for help from career professionals.


Two students sitting at a table, one helping the other with a resume.

Jan 22 

Resume Update

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room 

Need to update your resume and could use a hand? Join us in the East Reading Room to get help from career professionals.


A group of people getting help with their resumes in Career Services.

Jan 27

First-Year Resume Update

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Wadsworth Hall | Annex

Are you in your first year and could use a little update on your resume? Join us in the Wads Annex for help from career professionals.


Two students sitting at a table, one helping the other with a resume.

Jan 30

Resume Update

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room 

Need to update your resume and could use a hand? Join us in the East Reading Room to get help from career professionals.


Three graduate students looking at a presentation

Feb 3

Graduating and Still Looking

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Are you graduating in the Spring and could use some help with the job search? Join us in Career Services to learn about how you can up your game!


Three graduate students looking at a presentation

Feb 4

Graduating and Still Looking

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room

Are you graduating in the Spring and could use some help with the job search? Join us in Career Services to learn about how you can up your game!


Three graduate students looking at a presentation

Feb 5

Graduating and Still Looking

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Are you graduating in the Spring and could use some help with the job search? Join us in Career Services to learn about how you can up your game!


A student being interviewed by two recruiters.

Feb 10

Interview Prep

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room

It's time to start gearing up for Career Fair and possible on campus interviews. Join us to practice some of those interview skills and receive feedback on what to do.


A student being interviewed by two recruiters.

Feb 11

Interview Prep

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

It's time to start gearing up for Career Fair and possible on campus interviews. Join us to practice some of those interview skills and receive feedback on what to do.


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Feb 13

Resume Blitz

4p.m. - 6p.m. | Ballroom | Douglas Houghton Hall

Meet with Career Professionals to get some help on revising your resume for Career Fair.


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Feb 17

Resume & Interview Blitz

11a.m. - 2p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Meet with Career Professionals to get some help on revising your resume and your interview skills for Career Fair.


A recruiter with a student.

Feb 18

Spring Career Fair Prep with Recruiters

1p.m. - 4p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room

Come meet with Recruiters at this "open house" type event. Practice personal intros, get resumes reviewed, practice speed interviews and print your name tag for the Career Fair!


Three students attending Career Fair.

Feb 19

Spring Career Fair

12p.m. - 5p.m. | Student Development Complex | Multipurpose Room

Our biannual Career Fair is open to all students and all majors. It's one of the largest in the country, bringing more than 400 companies and 2,000 recruiters to campus each year.


A student negotiating with two recruiters.

Feb 26

Negotiating Salaries

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Did you get an offer or are expecting an offer and need help negotiating? Join us and learn how to do it right!


A student negotiating with two recruiters.

Feb 27

Negotiating Salaries

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Van Pelt & Opie Library | East Reading Room

Did you get an offer or are expecting an offer and need help negotiating? Join us and learn how to do it right!


A recruiter working on a laptop.

March 25

LinkedIn

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Looking to update your LinkedIn and could use some help? Join us in Career Services to learn more about the in's and out's of LinkedIn.


A recruiter working on a laptop.

March 26

LinkedIn

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Looking to update your LinkedIn and could use some help? Join us in Career Services to learn more about the in's and out's of LinkedIn.

 


Three graduate students looking at a presentation

March 31

Graduating and Still Looking

5:30p.m. - 6:30p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Are you graduating in the Spring and could use some help with the job search? Join us in Career Services to learn about how you can up your game!


Three graduate students looking at a presentation

April 1

Graduating and Still Looking

12p.m. - 1p.m. | Career Services | Admin 220

Are you graduating in the Spring and could use some help with the job search? Join us in Career Services to learn about how you can up your game!


A group of five students holding up the MTU flag and smiling.

April 8

Senior Send-Off

3:30p.m. - 6:15p.m. | MUB Alumni Lounge

Will you be graduating in a few week? Join us in the MUB Alumni Lounge as we celebrate you!


Career Fair

Career Fair

Our biannual Career Fair is open to all students and all majors. It's one of the largest in the country, bringing more than 400 companies and 2,000 recruiters to campus each year.

Students, triumphant after beating the escape room

Escape Room

Recruiters are looking for students with teamwork, problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication skills. Career Services took a creative approach to help students recognize these skills; They engineered an escape room. 

Industry Days

Industry Days

Companies come to campus to show off their latest technologies- like autonomous vehicles and manufacturing robotics. 

Handshake Genius Bar

Handshake Genius Bar

Students establish a Handshake profile, upload their résumé, search for jobs, and prepare for Career Fair at our pop up Handshake Genius Bars.

Students presenting the "SaniStore Kitchen UV Sanitizer Box" at the Consumer Products Challenge

Consumer Products Challenge

Students prototype a new consumer product and pitch it to our corporate sponsors. The top three teams win cash prizes and the chance to represent Michigan Tech at a national competition.

Resume Blitz

Résumé Blitz

Industry representatives and campus professionals review over 300 résumés the week before Career Fair.

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