Upcoming Events

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS TRAINING

JOB FAIRS & CONFERENCES

SPECIAL PROGRAMS

Choosing an Initial Career Direction
Personal Branding
Resumes and Cover Letters
Informational Interviewing
Interviewing - Mock Interviews
Job Search Strategies
Networking for all types of people
Maximizing LinkedIn
Managing a Career Change
Advancing Your Career

 Accounting and Auditing Student Conference
Government and Nonprofit Fair
Fall Virtual Career & Grad School Fair
Minnesota Private Colleges Job Fair
Minnesota Education Job Fair
Spring Virtual Job Fair
 

Still Deciding Campaign
Career Fitness Month Programs
Professional Etquette Dinner
Alumni Networking Night
Career Fitness Fair
Small Business in Today's World
Psychology Professional Panel

 

   
VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR
October 17, 2014
Virtual Event

Open to ALL CSP students and alumni, employers connect virtually with candidates in this growing, flexible format.  Organizations such as ACR Homes, GEICO, Thrivent Financial, Verizon Wireless, YMCA, and the Minnesota Historical Society have been recent exhibitors. More details coming soon. Click here for the complete list of employers and grad schools.

MN GOVERNMENT & NONPROFIT CAREER FAIR

October 24, 2014 10:00am-3:00pm
Coffman Memorial Union, U of M

To register for the fair click here.  

75 employers hiring in these areas and open to ALL CSP students and alumni.  Employers such as the FBI, Minnesota Department of Corrections, Federal Reserve Bank, Peace Corps, and Fraser participate annually. Click here for the MN Government & Nonprofit Career Fair website.

ETIQUETTE DINNER
November 12, 2014 5:30pm
Buenger Education Center (BEC)

Each year the Business Club organizes an Etiquette Dinner bringing students and 20 or more employers together to learn how to interact over a meal whether it be at a job interview or at a conference in your field.  Contact the Business Club to learn more and how to reserve a spot, space is limited.

CAREER FITNESS FAIR
January 28, 2015  10am-11:30am
Buenger Education Center (BEC)

Career Services brings employers to coach students on resume writing, and how to introduce yourself at a job fair.  This event prepares students before the kick-off of job fair season when employer recruitment is at its highest point in the spring.

MN PRIVATE COLLEGES JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIR
February 18-19, 2015  9am-3pm; interviews from 9am-5pm
Minneapolis Convention Center, Hall A

225+ employers, many in the Fortune 500 like Walmart, Apple, UnitedHealth Group, Microsoft, Target, PepsiCo, 3M, and so on hire traditional and adult undergraduates (this event is exclusive to undergraduates).

Day one (2/18) you can meet with employers and possibly line-up interviews that day or for day two at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  Day two of the job and internship fair is exclusively for interviewing, so you must show up for day one and have agreed to meet with an employer in order to participate on the second day.  

This is one of the best job and internship fairs in the country.  Don't miss out.  Registration information coming in late Fall. Click here for the MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair website.

SMALL BUSINESS IN TODAY'S WORLD
Tentative for March 15, 2015
Buenger Education Center (BEC)

An evening for students and alumni who are interested in starting or growing a small business to hear from a speaker and/or panel. More details to come.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PANEL
March 26, 2015  4-5:30pm
Library Technology Center (LTC) Room 114

Career Services consults with the Psychology Club bringing in mental health practitioners and criminal justice panel members offering tips for navigating their careers.  This is a great opportunity to network with professionals in your field and get valuable insights for your career.

VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR
April 6, 2015
Virtual Event

Open to ALL CSP students and alumni, employers connect virtually with candidates in this growing, flexible format.  Organizations such as ACR Homes, GEICO, Thrivent Financial, Verizon Wireless, YMCA, and the Minnesota Historical Society have been recent exhibitors. Click here for the complete list of employers and grad schools.

UNITEDHEALTH GROUP TALENT SUMMIT
April 10, 2015
UHG Main Campus, Minnetonka

UHG recruits first and second year undegraduates from CSP and a handful of area schools to learn more about the company, their internship program, and spend time with their leadership team to present on health topics in this unique recruiting event. More information to come about the application process.

MINNESOTA EDUCATION JOB FAIR
April 13, 2015  10am-3pm
Minneapolis Convention Center, Hall A

Between 100-150 school districts recruit alumni and our graduating education majors (traditional, adult undergraduate, and graduate students) for teaching and administration positions in Minnesota, across the nation, and even internationally.  Students and alumni can interview on-site, network with representatives, and attend presentations. Click here for the MN Education Job Fair website.