2014/2015 Events                         

Employers On-Campus

Career Resources



 



Center for Career and Calling
2nd Floor, Student Union Bldg
3307 Third Avenue West
Seattle, WA 98119

Phone: (206) 281-2485
Fax: (206) 281-2886
spucareercenter@spu.edu
Hours: M - F 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Center for Career and Calling offers a variety of on-campus events designed to help students explore choices and build skills related to their major, vocational calling and career journey. In addition, many departments across campus host events that relate to career and calling. Below is a list of what is available across campus. Please check this page often, as it is updated frequently.

Click here to view off-campus career related events


 

Fall 2014

Résumé Blitz

Get ready for the Student Employment Job Fair on Thursday, October 3rd.  Bring a draft of your résumé to the CCC offices on the second floor of the SUB for a quick review.

Tuesday, Sept. 30 - noon - 4:00 pm in the CCC

Wednesday, Oct. 1 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm in the CCC

So You Want to Go to Grad School

Dr. Margaret Diddams presents this information-packed workshop that covers application basics, the GRE, obtaining recommendations, writing personal statements, and financial considerations.

Thursday, October 30 - 11:00 am - noon in Cremona 201

Résumé Check-up

Get ready for the Non-Profit Job & Internship Fair on Thursday, November 4th.  Bring a draft of your résumé to the CCC offices on the second floor of the SUB for a quick review.

Thursday, October 30 - noon - 4:00 pm in the CCC

Monday, November 3 - noon - 4:00 pm in the CCC

Non-Profit Job & Internship Fair

Meet non-profit and public service employers and learn about job and internship opportunities.

Tuesday, November 4 - 3:00 - 6:00 pm in Upper Gwinn
Information for employers interested in participating

Fall Employer Panel

Representatives from area employers will discuss topics and answer questions. 
Employers and theme TBD.

Wednesday, November 19 - 5:30 - 7:00 pm in Demaray 150

 

SBGE Fall Events

All events held in the Collaboration Space in McKenna Hall

Careers in Other Countries: How to Work Internationally

Thursday, October 30 - 11:10 - noon

Do you have the desire to work internationally? Come learn what it takes to land a job internationally and discover the wide range of options you could pursue in the future.

Recruiting & Networking Session: Marketing Opportunities

Thursday, October 20 - 5:00 - 6:00 pm

A small group of local employers and recruiters will be joining us to network and share opportunities in marketing for SPU students and alumni. Come make a connection that could land you a job or an internship in marketing.

Careers in City Administration & Policy

Thursday, November 6 - 11:10 - noon

Working for a city can be an incredibly rewarding career path for a variety of majors. The City of Seattle alone has over 1,100 job titles and employees over 10,000 people. Come learn how you can create a career in city administration and policy.

Careers in Finance

Thursday, November 13 - 11:10 - noon

Are you interested in a career in finance? Come and join our panel as they share information about the wide range of finance career paths you could pursue.

Recruiting and Networking Session - Finance Opportunities at Russell Investments

Thursday, November 13 - 5:00 - 6:00 pm

Russell Investments is a global asset management firm with over $289.7 Billion in assets under management. They will be recruiting for their internship programs as well as for full-time roles. If you want to work at this local industry leader, come and meet their recruiters!

Careers in Human Resources

Thursday, November 20 - 11:10 - noon

Join this interactive panel discussion to learn more about the wide range of human resources career paths you could take upon graduation. Our panel will answer questions about careers in human resources and provide advice for your future.

Recruiting & Networking Session: Human Resources Opportunities

Thursday, November 20 - 5:00 - 6:00 pm

A small group of local employers and recruiters will be joining us to network and share opportunities in human resources for SPU students and alumni. Come make a connection that could land you a job or an internship in human resources.

 

Winter 2015

Career Week

Workshops presented by area professionals to help equip you for life after college.

Monday, January 12th - Friday, January 16

Winter Employer Panel

Representatives from area employers will discuss topics and answer questions. 
Employers and theme TBD.

Thursday, February 12 - 5:30 - 7:00 pm in Demaray 150

Etiquette Dinner

Enjoy an elegant three-course meal while learning the finer points of business etiquette.

Tuesday, March 3 - 5:00 - 7:00 pm in Upper Gwinn

 

Spring 2015

Résumé Check-up

Get ready for the Job & Internship Fair on Wednesday, April 15.  Bring a draft of your résumé to the CCC offices on the second floor of the SUB for a quick review.

Monday, April 13 - noon - 4:00 pm in the CCC

Tuesday, April 14 - noon - 4:00 pm in the CCC

Job & Internship Fair

Meet over 60 employers and learn about a wide variety of job and internship opportunities!

Wednesday, April 15 - noon - 3:00 pm in Upper Gwinn
Information for employers interested in participating

Spring Employer Panel

Representatives from area employers will discuss topics and answer questions. 
Employers and theme TBD.

Thursday, May 7 - 5:30 - 7:00 pm in Demaray 150