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Senior Kickoff

It’s time to celebrate your senior year! Senior Kickoff is the one-stop-shop for graduating seniors, both December 2014 and May 2015. This FREE event on Wednesday, October 15 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm in Rome Ballroom will provide you with all of the information you need as you approach graduation. There will be giveaways, drawings, […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

2015 Senior Scoop

Have you ever wanted to invent your very own Dairy Bar flavor? Now’s your chance! Every year, the senior class creates its very own Dairy Bar flavor as part of the Senior Scoop contest. Starting September 15, seniors can go online and submit their idea for the 2015 Senior Scoop! With lots of flavors and […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

UConn Senior Social Media Contests

Want to enter for a chance to win an iPad Air or have the chance to get your UConn Senior T-shirt before everyone else? It’s easy! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram and Like us on Facebook for more details! Win and iPad Air! Seniors, by following or liking us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

Professional Development Conference

Are you ready to put your best foot forward when stepping into the job or graduate school search? The Center for Career Development would like to extend an invitation to this year’s Professional Development Conference on Saturday, October 11.This conference is intended to provide juniors and seniors with the skills and strategies needed to succeed […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

Fall Career Fair

The Center for Career Development has been working hard just for you. This year’s Fall Career Fair is the largest career fair to come to UConn in over 6 years! Employers are looking to recruit UConn students for full-time and internship/co-op positions. This is the first recruiting event of the year and is a must […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

Have you painted The Rock?

Want to join in a student tradition dating back to the 1940s? Looking for more fun things to add to your senior year bucket list? Paint “The Rock” before you graduate! I am sure you’ve seen it, but do you really know what The Rock is? Do you know there is an official policy for […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

Graduate On Time!

As you enter your final or next-to-last semester, do you know if you are on track to graduate? Visit the Office of the Registrar’s website for graduation information and a helpful graduation checklist. Six Steps to a Successful Graduation 1. Apply to graduate 2. Check your name and diploma address 3. Run your own Academic Advisement Report […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014

It’s not too early to order your class ring!

UConn’s Jostens class ring representative will be on campus a number of times throughout the fall and spring semesters. Visit the Jostens table to browse the ring selection, speak with a representative, and to place an order. Don’t forget, you can always create and order your Jostens ring online. September 20, 10 am – 2 […] Full story»

Posted 9/11/2014



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Senior Events Calendar

  • 10/02 2014 Fall Career Fair
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    10/02/2014

    Presented by the Center for Career Development. The 2014 Fall Career Fair will be held on the Storrs Campus in Gampel Pavilion on Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 11AM to 3PM. For a list of companies attending, please see http://career.uconn.edu/university-fall-career-fair-2014/ Companies have indicated their desire to meet both undergraduate and graduate students! For more information, please contact darlene.reynolds@uconn.edu Additional information available at http://career.uconn.edu

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  • 10/07 CLAS Alumni Career Panel focused on Communication/Journalism
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    10/07/2014

    Please join us and successful UConn alumni graduates who will present information about their career paths in Communication and Journalism; students will have an opportunity to ask questions of the panelists and network at the end of the event.

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  • 10/09 Career Connection Orientation-DCF
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    10/09/2014

    Career Connection Orientation- Department of Children and Families All registered participants for the October 17th Career Connection to Department of Children and families should attend this informational session on Thursday, October 9th at 2-3pm. We will be reviewing the day of itinerary as well as addressing any questions that participants may have. If you are interested in the Career Connection, please register by Friday, October 3rd at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/R6K3B79 to join this Career Connection where we will visit the DCF Willimantic branch to discuss internships and career options in the field.

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  • 10/10 SPORTS CAREER SUMMIT
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    10/10/2014

    The Sports Career Summit (BOSTON), is one of multiple conferences created to connect sports industry employers, recruiters, and hiring managers with potential job candidates. The selected panel members will deliver strategic advice and insight on the following: - the hiring / selection process within their organization - the use of social media (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn) in recruiting - tips for approaching professional sports team career fairs (From the organizers of these events) - sports industry sectors targeted for growth (Mobile, Digital, Analytics, Social Media) The Keynote Address given by MICHAEL DANUBIO - Director of Human Resources, Boston Red Sox. When: Friday, October 10, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM (EDT) Where: Bank of America Corporate Auditorium 100 Federal Street Boston, MA 02110 General admission is $25.00 (plus $1.62 for online processing fee) See https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sports-career-summit-boston-tickets-12884765681 for additional details.

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  • 10/11 Professional Development Conference
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    10/11/2014

    The 3rd Annual Professional Development Conference for UConn Juniors & Seniors will be held on Saturday, October 11th from 8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. This will be a day long experience focused on marketing skills and abilities in the ever changing internship and job market. Students will learn how to network with alumni and employers. Registration for the event can be found at: https://www.regonline.com/profdevelop2014 or, for more information - please contact: beth.settje@uconn.edu The conference is sponsored by the Center for Career Development, in collaboration with the Alumni Association, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors Program, Hillel, and Senior Transition and Engagement Programs.

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  • 10/15 Peace Corps Table
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    10/15/2014

    Interested in volunteering with the Peace Corp? Or want to learn more about what the Peace Corp is about? Swing by and speak to a Peace Corp representative on Wednesday, October 15th from 11-1 in the Student Union.

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  • 10/15 Senior Kickoff
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    10/15/2014

    A special event for UConn seniors...food, fun and information to kick off the year!

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  • 10/15 Peace Corps Information Session
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    10/15/2014

    Have you ever been interested in learning more about the Peace Corp and seeing if it is right for you? Meet with a Peace Corp representative and get all of your questions answered. Stop by Oak room 109 on Wednesday, October 15th from 6-7pm to learn more about the Peace Corp.

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  • 10/17 Career Connection: DCF
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    10/17/2014

    Interested in the field of social work or social services? Learn about the Department of Children and Families (DCF) and talk with social workers about their career paths during the Career Connection on Friday, October 17th from 9:00-2:00pm. During the visit to the Willimantic branch, various professionals at DCF will discuss internships and career options in the field. Register by Friday, October 3rd at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/R6K3B79 to join this Career Connection. Transportation will be provided! Space is limited, so RSVP today!

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  • 10/21 CLAS Alumni Career Panel focused on Economics
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    10/21/2014

    Please join us and a panel of sucessful UConn alumni graduates who will present information about their career paths in Economics; students will have an opportunity to ask questions of the panelists and network at the end of the event.

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  • 10/22 College 2 Career Expo
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    10/22/2014

    The best and brightest await you at the 11th annual College 2 Career Expo. The Hartford/ Springfield area is home to more than 40,000 companies employing more than 750,000 individuals and has the highest concentration of professional/technical workers in the country. This event provides the greatest opportunity for employers to meet with potential candidates and for college students to learn about the great career opportunities the area has to offer. Go to www.collegecareerexpo.com for more information and a list of participating employers.

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  • 10/22 PIRG Table
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    10/22/2014

    Come check the PIRG (Public Interest Research Group) table in the Student Union on October 22nd from 11am-1pm and chat with a representative about career opportunities including a role as a Campus Organizer. In this role, you will tap into student idealism and energy and help student volunteers and activists turn their concerns into effective action. Campus organizers recruit and train volunteers, teach an internship class on activism skills, build relationships with faculty and administrators, hold events with decision-makers, and generate the grassroots support it takes to win campaigns. Learn more about this and other positions on October 22nd!

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  • 10/27 CLAS Alumni Career Panel focused on Psychology & HDFS
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    10/27/2014

    Please join us and a panel of successful UConn alumni graduates who will present information about their career paths in Psychology & HDFS; students will have an opportunity to ask questions of the panelists and network at the end of the event.

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  • 02/04 2015 Internship/Co-op Career Fair
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    02/04/2015

    Presented by the Center for Career Development - The 2015 Internship/Co-op Career Fair will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom, Storrs Campus. The Fair is intended for students in a wide range of majors with a variety of experience. For questions, please contact: Darlene Reynolds at career.fair@uconn.edu More information available at: www.career.uconn.edu

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  • 02/18 Careers for the Common Good Fair
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    02/18/2015

    Join us for the Careers for the Common Good Fair on 2/18/15 from 10AM to 3PM. Contact careersforthecommongood@uconn.edu or 860-486-3013 for any questions regarding this exciting career fair!

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