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Thursday, April 1
Professional Skill Building

Making the Most of Career Month, part 1
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

Join this workshop to learn more about all the Career Month events occurring in April and the value of attending as many as you can. We will do an overview of the calendar and dive deeper into how to prepare for each event including resume and networking tips and demonstrations on how to navigate the various platforms we will be utilizing. Although encouraged, it is not required to attend both Part 1 and Part 2. We hope you will join us to attend as many Career Month events as possible!

Join via Webex:

https://umbc.webex.com/umbc/onstage/g.php?MTID=e5acded989787e235f4ec96f21e3ab4a2

Event number: 120 480 4898
Event password: wPmMBHz6P67


Friday, April 2
Professional Skill Building

Making the Most of Career Month, part 2
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

Join this workshop to learn more about all the Career Month events occurring in April and the value of attending as many as you can. We will do an overview of the calendar and dive deeper into how to prepare for each event including resume and networking tips and demonstrations on how to navigate the various platforms we will be utilizing. Although encouraged, it is not required to attend both Part 1 and Part 2. We hope you will join us to attend as many Career Month events as possible!

Join by Webex:

https://umbc.webex.com/umbc/onstage/g.php?MTID=e4549227448aec08d1717a600885292dc

Event number: 120 094 6615
Event password: qmMt2KkzR43
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Monday, April 5
Professional Skill Building

Career Month Workshop – Creative Portfolios
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

Wondering how to best to showcase your art to potential employers?

Join the coordinators from commonvision: UMBC's Design and Print Center for a workshop on Portfolios and Demo Reels! Come learn what industry recruiters are looking for in an artistic application. Leave with examples and resources for making your work look and feel its best.

Presenters:

Katie Chrzanowski
Multimedia Coordinator/Digital Designer
commonvision - UMBC Design & Print Center

Emma Muccioli,
Coordinator commonvision, Print Production and Designer
Adjunct Lecturer, Media and Communication Studies

Join via Webex:
https://umbc.webex.com/umbc/j.php?MTID=m481585676567af641c7a1c6aee1c41cc

Please let us know you are coming here:
https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89253


Tuesday, April 6
Professional Skill Building

Employer Led Resume Reviews
10:00 am-3:00 pm
Online

Various employers will be providing virtual 15 minute resume reviews throughout the day.  We will be setting up separate workshops in UMBCworks for each employer's session that will allow you to sign up for a time slot.

UMBCworks Workshops > Keyword search use company name > select time slot of choice

1:00 - 2:00 - Whitney Blevins, IMRE
1:00 - 2:00 - Kat Joyce, IMRE

Please make sure your most recent resume is uploaded, we will be sending them to the employer prior to the event. 

You will receive your login information when the event gets closer.

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IMRE- Resume Reviews
1:00-2:00 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Kat Joyce, Human Capital Assistant at IMRE, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students interested in pursuing creative careers.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at IMRE HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Kat!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "IMRE" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

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IMRE- Resume Reviews
1:00-2:00 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Whitney Blevins, Human Capital Coordinator at IMRE, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students interested in pursuing creative careers.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at IMRE HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Whitney!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "IMRE" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.


Wednesday, April 7
Career ExplorationNetworking

Ask Me Anything: Creative Careers
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

UMBC Alumni are returning to share their experiences and strategies for making the most of your time at UMBC. Panelist information will be updated on myUMBC as the date approaches.

Attend this panel discussion to explore various career options that may be a perfect fit for you!

Visit here for more details and a list of panelists: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89324

Networking

CANCELLED: Adult Learners Event: Networking From Your Living Room
4:30-6:00 pm
Online

You MUST RSVP by April 2nd to Participate!

RSVP is required and is limited to the first 30 students who sign up. Students must sign-up by April 2nd in order to participate by RSVPing via this Google Form.

Join UMBC adult learners, faculty, staff and alumni for networking resources and skill-building opportunities right from your living room (or wherever is most comfy!).

Throughout this event, participants will learn from guest presenters on the benefits of networking and the power of relationship building. Additionally, participants will be provided the opportunity to network with their peers and UMBC faculty, staff, or alum through networking rounds.

The original myUMBC post containing full details can be found HERE


Thursday, April 8
Professional Skill Building

Express Resume Reviews
12:00-4:00 pm
Online

Make sure your resume is ready to share with employers at Career Month events - including the Virtual Recruitment Event for Creative Careers on April 9!

Join us between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to meet one-on-one (virtually) with a Career Center advisor for resume feedback. You'll get pointers and tips on how to stand out from the crowd with an eye-catching, error-free document that showcases your strengths.

RSVP and find the link to join here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89256

Career ExplorationNetworking

Career Paths for Graduate Students
2:30-4:30 pm

This session will expand your thinking about employment options in various industries and possible career paths available to UMBC graduate students. Network with employers interested in master's degree and Ph.D. level talent during speed-networking style virtual breakout sessions. This event is a collaboration between the Career Center and PROMISE AGEP

Participating organizations have job openings for graduate students in various industries, such as Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) fields.

List of registered employers can be found at:

https://careers2.umbc.edu/calendar/careerpathgrad.php

We recommend that you post your CV or resume to UMBCworks in advance so that employers can access your resume via a searchable resume book.

This event is free of charge.

Register here:

https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/93089

Please note: Requests for special accommodations (hearing/visual impairment, etc.) require prior notification of a minimum of four business days.


Friday, April 9
Career ExplorationNetworking

Industry Day Creative Careers: Media, Arts & Communications
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Online

A full list of attending employers and the registration form can be found HERE

UMBC will be hosting the annual Career Month during April 2021. Our theme for this year's programming is "Be Open to the Possibilities - Opportunities may exist in unexpected places!" Events held during Career Month 2021 are meant to encourage you to “think outside of the box” and be flexible when considering career options. 

This event will offer you an excellent opportunity to speak with representatives from organizations that provide career opportunities to UMBC students.

We will be using the Symplicity platform to host these virtual events. This platform offers you the opportunity to attend group sessions as well as have one-on-one interactions. 

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https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89326


Monday, April 12
Career Exploration

Career Month Workshop – Skills in Social Science & Humanities
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

Skills in Social Science & Humanities
Translating Skills from Starter Jobs to Internships & More!

Join us for a small workshop on how to showcase the skills you learn and develop from beginning jobs taken during high school/college.

Many students start their work careers in professions like hospitality, child-care, retail, and more.

Together we will learn how to effectively share what aspects of these jobs have value when applying to internships/research/job opportunities!


Tuesday, April 13
Professional Skill BuildingNetworking

FBI- Resume Reviews
9:00-10:30 am
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Carleen Emery, FBI Special Agent, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the FBI HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Carleen!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "FBI" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

Professional Skill Building

Employer Led Resume Reviews
10:00 am-3:00 pm
Online

Various employers will be providing virtual 15 minute resume reviews throughout the day.  We will be setting up separate workshops in UMBCworks for each employer's session that will allow you to sign up for a time slot.

UMBCworks Workshops > Keyword search use company name > select time slot of choice

9:00 - 10:30 - Carleen Emery, FBI
10:30 - 11:30 - Sean Forbes, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
11:30 - 12:30 - Heidi Vause (Alum), Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2:00 - 3:00 - Heather Campbell, Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Please make sure your most recent resume is uploaded, we will be sending them to the employer prior to the event.

You will receive your login information when the event gets closer.

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CMS- Resume Reviews
10:30-11:30 am
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Sean Forbes, CMS Division of Global Hiring & Outreach, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the Center HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Sean!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "CMS" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

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CMS- Resume Reviews
11:30 am-12:30 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

UMBC Alum Heidi Vause, CMS Division of Global Hiring & Outreach, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the Center HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with fellow Retriever Heidi!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "CMS" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

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CMS- Resume Reviews
2:00-3:00 pm

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Heather Campbell, CMS Division of Global Hiring & Outreach, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the Center HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Heather!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "CMS" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.


Wednesday, April 14
Career ExplorationNetworking

Ask Me Anything: Advocacy, Social Services, Education, Law, and Policy
5:30-7:00 pm
Online

UMBC Alumni are returning to share their experiences and strategies for making the most of your time at UMBC. Panelist information will be updated on myUMBC as the date approaches.

Attend this panel discussion to explore various career options that may be a perfect fit for you!

Visit here for more details and a list of panelists: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89327


Thursday, April 15
Professional Skill Building

Express Resume Reviews
12:00-4:00 pm
Online

Is your resume really ready to share with employer during Career Month events?

Join us anytime between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to meet one-on-one (virtually) with a Career Center advisor for resume feedback. You'll get pointers and tips on how to stand out from the crowd with an eye-catching, error-free document that showcases your strengths.

Connection link will be provided as the date approaches

Please let us know you are coming here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89260


Friday, April 16
Career ExplorationNetworking

Industry Day: Advocacy, Social Services, Education, Law & Policy
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Online

A full list of attending employers and the registration form can be found HERE

UMBC will be hosting the annual Career Month during April 2021. Our theme for this year's programming is "Be Open to the Possibilities - Opportunities may exist in unexpected places!" Events held during Career Month 2021 are meant to encourage you to “think outside of the box” and be flexible when considering career options. 

This event will offer you an excellent opportunity to speak with representatives from organizations that provide career opportunities to UMBC students.

We will be using the Symplicity platform to host these virtual events. This platform offers you the opportunity to attend group sessions as well as have one-on-one interactions. 

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https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89328


Monday, April 19
Career Exploration

Career Month Workshop – Getting Started in Research
12:00-1:00 pm

Are you interested in obtaining a research internship but are not sure where to begin? Do you think you need research experience to find research experience?  If so, then attend this lunchtime event and learn how to begin your journey toward gaining research experience.   

The following UMBC undergraduate students and alumni will share how they got started in research and offer tips and resources about how to navigate this process:

Precious Adeniyi ('20) - BS, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Susan Afolabi ('21) - BS, Biological Sciences

Eric Joshua Garcia ('17) - BS, Biological Science

These students and alumni have held research experiences at the following organizations throughout their undergraduate careers:

  • UMBC Department of Biological Sciences
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • The National Institutes of Health (NIH)

All majors/years welcomed!

 

Please let us know you are coming here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89261


Tuesday, April 20
Professional Skill BuildingNetworking

Triumvirate- Resume Review
9:00-11:00 am

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Justin Tang, Talent Acquisition Manager, Triumvirate Environmental, will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students interested in pursuing creative careers.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at Triumvirate Environmental HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Justin!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "Triumvirate" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

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Kennedy Krieger- Resume Reviews
10:00 am-12:00 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Jessica Griffiths, Recruiter, Kennedy Krieger Neurobehavioral Unit, Baltimore will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time, part-time, and internship opportunities at Kennedy Krieger Institute HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Jessica!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "Kennedy Krieger" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

Professional Skill Building

Employer Led Resume Reviews
10:00 am-3:00 pm
Online

Various employers will be providing virtual 15 minute resume reviews throughout the day.  We will be setting up separate workshops in UMBCworks for each employer's session that will allow you to sign up for a time slot.

UMBCworks Workshops > Keyword search use company name > select time slot of choice

9:00 - 11:00 am - Justin Tang, Triumvirate
10:00 - Noon - Jessica Griffiths, Kennedy Krieger Institute

Please make sure your most recent resume is uploaded, we will be sending them to the employer prior to the event.

You will receive your login information when the event gets closer.


Wednesday, April 21
Career ExplorationNetworking

Ask Me Anything: Research, Healthcare, Biotech and the Environment
5:30-7:00 pm
Online

UMBC Alumni are returning to share their experiences and strategies for making the most of your time at UMBC. Panelist information will be updated on myUMBC as the date approaches.

Attend this panel discussion to explore various career options that may be a perfect fit for you!

Visit here for more details and a list of panelists: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89329


Thursday, April 22
Professional Skill Building

Express Resume Reviews
12:00-4:00 pm
Online

Is your resume really ready to share with employer during Career Month events?

Join us anytime between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to meet one-on-one (virtually) with a Career Center advisor for resume feedback. You'll get pointers and tips on how to stand out from the crowd with an eye-catching, error-free document that showcases your strengths.

Connection link will be provided as the date approaches

Please let us know you are coming here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89263


Friday, April 23
Career ExplorationNetworking

Industry Day: Research, Healthcare, Biotech & the Environment
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Online

A full list of attending employers and the registration form can be found HERE

UMBC will be hosting the annual Career Month during April 2021. Our theme for this year's programming is "Be Open to the Possibilities - Opportunities may exist in unexpected places!" Events held during Career Month 2021 are meant to encourage you to “think outside of the box” and be flexible when considering career options. 

This event will offer you an excellent opportunity to speak with representatives from organizations that provide career opportunities to UMBC students.

We will be using the Symplicity platform to host these virtual events. This platform offers you the opportunity to attend group sessions as well as have one-on-one interactions.

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https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89330


Monday, April 26
Professional Skill Building

Career Month Workshop – How to Effectively Showcase Your Projects to an Employer
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

Do you have a projects section on your resume? You may be thinking "why do I need this section"? Projects demonstrate to the employer how you have applied the skills and concepts you have developed both inside and outside of the classroom. Attend this session to learn how to showcase your projects and capture the recruiter's attention!

Please let us know you are coming here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89333


Tuesday, April 27
Professional Skill BuildingNetworking

Leidos- Resume Reviews
10:00-11:30 am
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Amy Roberts, University Relations, Intelligence Group Lead at Leidos, will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the Leidos HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Amy!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "Leidos" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

Professional Skill Building

Employer Led Resume Reviews
10:00 am-3:00 pm
Online

Various employers will be providing virtual 15 minute resume reviews throughout the day.  We will be setting up separate workshops in UMBCworks for each employer's session that will allow you to sign up for a time slot.

UMBCworks Workshops > Keyword search use company name > select time slot of choice

10:00 - 11:30 - Amy Roberts, Leidos
Noon - 1:30 - Amy Roberts, Leidos
2:30 - 3:30 - Kevin Gordon, Northrop Grumman

Please make sure your most recent resume is uploaded, we will be sending them to the employer prior to the event.

You will receive your login information when the event gets closer.

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Leidos- Resume Reviews
12:00-1:30 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Amy Roberts, University Relations, Intelligence Group Lead at Leidos, will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at the Leidos HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Amy!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "Leidos" and select a time slot.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.

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Northrop Grumman- Resume Reviews
2:30-3:30 pm
Online

Preregistration required via your UMBCworks account (see below)

Kevin Gordon, Sr. Principal, University Relations & Recruiting, will be on hand to offer resume reviews to students.

Learn about full time and internship opportunities at Northrop Grumman HERE

To have your resume reviewed by an expert in the field, sign up for a 15 minute time slot to meet with Kevin!

Log into UMBCworks, select EVENTS > Workshops & Career Fairs > Keyword "Northrop" and select a time slot. Spaces are limited.

Be sure your current resume is uploaded to your UMBCworks account, we will be sending them to the reviewer prior to your meeting.

Meeting connection information will be emailed to you as the date approaches.


Wednesday, April 28
Career ExplorationNetworking

Ask Me Anything: Computing, Engineering, Business & Data Analytics
12:00-1:00 pm
Online

UMBC Alumni are returning to share their experiences and strategies for making the most of your time at UMBC. Panelist information will be updated on myUMBC as the date approaches.

Attend this panel discussion to explore various career options that may be a perfect fit for you!

Visit here for more details and a list of panelists: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89331


Thursday, April 29
Professional Skill Building

Express Resume Reviews
12:00-4:00 pm
Online

Is your resume really ready to share with employer during Career Month events?

Join us anytime between 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to meet one-on-one (virtually) with a Career Center advisor for resume feedback. You'll get pointers and tips on how to stand out from the crowd with an eye-catching, error-free document that showcases your strengths.

Connection link will be provided as the date approaches

Please let us know you are coming here: https://my3.my.umbc.edu/groups/careers/events/89335


Friday, April 30
Career ExplorationNetworking

Industry Day: Computing, Engineering, Business & Data Analytics
11:00 am-2:00 pm
Online

A full list of attending employers and the registration form can be found HERE

UMBC will be hosting the annual Career Month during April 2021. Our theme for this year's programming is "Be Open to the Possibilities - Opportunities may exist in unexpected places!" Events held during Career Month 2021 are meant to encourage you to “think outside of the box” and be flexible when considering career options. 

This event will offer you an excellent opportunity to speak with representatives from organizations that provide career opportunities to UMBC students.

We will be using the Symplicity platform to host these virtual events. This platform offers you the opportunity to attend group sessions as well as have one-on-one interactions.