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Pre-Career Fair Week


About

The Pre-Career Fair Week will be hosted by the Student Engineers’ Council from January 16th to January 23rd. The goal of this week will be to prepare students for the Career Fair and to encourage all students to attend the fair in person. SEC will also be hosting a Donut Day, Resume Workshop, an Elevator Pitch Workshop, Student Panel and a KickOff Event with help from the Career Center. Free food will be provided at all events and SEC members will be tabling by Zachry Engineering Building throughout the week to answer any questions students may have and increase awareness about the Career Fair and its related events.

Note: Registration is not required for all events and dress code is casual.


Workshops - Dates, Times, and Details

Donut Day

  • Date: Tuesday, January 16th, 2024
  • Time: 9 AM - 1 PM
  • Location: Virginia Brown Atrium, ZACH

Tabling on the first day of school with Krispy Kreme donuts! Please stop by if you have any questions about the fair.

Resume Workshop

  • Date: Wednesday, January 17th, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Location: Zachry Engineering Building (Chevron Rooms - ZACH 297-298)

The SEC will host a hybrid resume workshop, inviting experts from the Career Center to speak about the do’s and don'ts of writing an effective resume. The Career Center will also provide guidance on how to construct and format a resume.

Kickoff Event

  • Date: Thursday, January 18th, 2024
  • Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location: E-Quad

In collaboration with Aggie Pets with a Purpose, the SEC will be hosting a kickoff event in the E-Quad to alleviate stress for students in preparation for the upcoming career fair. The goal of this event is to create a calming environment with dogs, games, and food, while also addressing any questions or concerns students may have about the fair.

Elevator Pitch Workshop

  • Date: Thursday, January 18th, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 600 PM
  • Location: Zachry Engineering Building (ZACH 200)

The SEC in partnership with the Career Center will host an in-person workshop to teach students how to confidently present themselves to recruiters and deliver memorable elevator pitches that will aid students in securing job offers and networking themselves.

SEC Career Fair Student Panel

  • Date: Monday, January 22nd, 2024
  • Time: 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location: Zachry Engineering Building (ZACH 200)

The SEC will be hosting a diverse student panel with previous internship experience who will share their advice and insight on the Career Fair. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions about how to best approach the Career Fair, what to expect in the interview process, and what to look forward to in the internship itself.

Tabling

  • Date: Tuesday, January 17th, 2024 - Tuesday, January 18th, 2023
  • Time: 10 AM - 1 PM
  • Location: E-QUAD

Promoting the career fair with candy and informational signage.


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