Career Center Events – October 2014

Featured Career Workshops – October 2014
Free and open to all students. RSVP through connectSC. http://careers.usc.edu

Wednesday, Oct 1st
Interviewing Strategies
12:00 – 1:00 PM (STU B3)
Explore@4: Consulting
4:00 – 5:00 PM (TCC 450)

Thursday, Oct 2nd
Global Job Search
5:30 – 7:00 PM (Online)Fall 2014 Diversity Networking Mixer
6:00 – 8:00 PM (TCC Ballroom)

Monday, Oct 6th
Internship Week: Business & Management
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (STU B3)Internship Week: Marketing & PR
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday, Oct 7th
Internship Week: Accounting & Consulting
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (TCC 350/351/352)
Internship Week: Communication & Digital Media
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (TCC 350/351/352)

Wednesday, Oct 8th
Fall 2014 Viterbi Engineering Career Fair
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM (3651 Watt Way)
Internship Week: Sustainability
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (STU B3)
Internship Week: Finance
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (STU B3)

Thursday, Oct 9th
Internship Week: IT & Software Programming
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (TCC 350/351/352)
Internship Week: Entertainment
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM (TCC 350/351/352)

Monday, Oct 13th
Job Search Using Social Media
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday, Oct 14th
Effective Resumes & Cover Letters
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (DML 240)

Wednesday, Oct 15th
Job Search Strategies for International Students
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (DML 240)

Monday, Oct 20th
Crafting your Elevator Pitch
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Tuesday, Oct 21st
The Art of Networking
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (TCC 450)
Our Services at a Glance – A First Generation College Student’s Special Event
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM (STU B6)

Wednesday, Oct 22nd
Global Fellows Information Session

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM (STU B3)

Thursday, Oct 30th
Graduate Schools Fair
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM (Trousdale)

Fall 2014 Internship Week

Internship Week is a series of moderated, information panels, followed by a networking session. This FREE event offers a great chance to find qualified students to fill your internship positions

All internship panels are held on-campus. No sign-up or registration required, just drop by at the posted time. Podcasts for Internship Week will be posted the following week. To access Internship Week podcasts, please visit our media page. Panelist contact information is available on connectSC in the Resource Library.

Take a look at the panels and organizations from the previous Internship Week. For more information regarding past workshops, visit Internship Programs in Student Union B1.

Monday Oct 6th, STU B3
Business & Management | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2499

Marketing & PR | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2500

Tuesday Oct 7th, TCC 350/351/352
Accounting & Consulting | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2502

Communication & Digital Media | 2:00 – 3:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2501

Wednesday Oct 8th, STU B3
Sustainability | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2503

Finance | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2504

Thursday Oct 9th, TCC 350/351/352
IT & Software Programming | 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2505

Entertainment | 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=2506

Log in to connectSC to RSVP and see what companies will be attending. For more information, visit our website: http://careers.usc.edu/students/info/iweek

Internship Week Fall 2014 Flyer

Explore@4: Entertainment Writers and Producers

Explore@4: Entertainment Writers and Producers

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
School of Cinematic Arts (SCA), Room 108
Co-sponsored by The African American Cinema Society, Trojan Entertainment Connection, and SCA Industry Relations

Lights! Camera! Action! From production assistant to screenwriter to executive producer, the world of film and television production offers an array of employment options. Come find out how to launch your career in entertainment!

Panelists from the following companies will be in attendance:

  • Disney ABC Television Group
  • Producer, Director, FullScreen, Inc. & YouTube
  • Producer (Barbershop, For Colored Girls, Peeples)
  • Writer (The Lottery Ticket)
  • Writer (The Princess and the Frog)

This event will be held in the Ray Stark Family Theatre (SCA 108) located at 900 W. 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089.

The Explore@4 series is a fantastic career panel series that connects students with top professionals/USC alumni in various career fields in an interactive setting.

Diversity Networking Mixer

Come network with 20 employers looking to recruit diverse members of the Trojan family for internships and full-time job opportunities!  RSVP on connectSC (Events Tab>Career Events>Diversity Networking Mixer) and view the list of companies and positions they’re recruiting for.

Come dressed in business formal attire and bring copies of your resume!

Internship, Research and Volunteer Opportunities Workshop

2014 USC Law Fair

Join us on Thursday, September 18th from 11am to 2:30pm in McCarthy Quad for the 2014 USC Law Fair. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to:

  • Meet law school admissions deans and recruiters from ABA-approved law schools from across the country
  • Talk to law school representatives one-on-one about their schools and what they look for in applicants, and get application fee waivers
  • Learn more about LSAT test prep companies and how they can help you get the LSAT score you want
  • Speak with representatives about law related internships and volunteer opportunities
  • Win awesome prizes, including USC Pre-Law swag

Please click the link below to RSVP.

https://usccollege.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_0OqNaPlHZuJevOZ

Fall 2014 Career Fair – Sept. 18th

Thursday, Sept 18th
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Trousdale Parkway

  • Open to all students
  • Come dressed for success & bring copies of your resume

Get a jump on the competition and attend our Preparing for the Career Fair Workshop
Monday, September 8, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM, STU B3

http://careers.usc.edu/students/career-fair

CAREER FAIR RSVP CONTEST
The 2,000th person to RSVP for the Fall 2014 Career Fair wins a one-on-one informational interview with a recruiter from Amazon and/or a recruiter from General Mills. To RSVP, log into your ConnectSC account –> Click on “Events” –> Click on “Career Fairs” –> Click on “Career Fair – 2014 Fall”.