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Upcoming Events and Programs To Jump Start Your Job Search!

When was the last time you attended a voluntary event relevant to your career search? There is an almost constant stream of wide-ranging events occurring within the School of Public Health, and there is no reason why you should not be taking advantage of them. Now is the time to do some networking, acquire some invaluable knowledge and advice, and take the next step along your path to your ultimate destination of professionalism.  Get out to some of these events coming up in SPH!

  • Cover Letter Workshop – Wednesday, January 30th, 12-2 p.m. in PH 125ArtOfTheCoverLetter_final

In order to land an interview, and hopefully a job, you’ve got to make a good first impression via your résumé and cover letter. This workshop is concerned with supplying you with the most valuable knowledge on constructing a cover letter so that it exhibits your best qualities as a job candidate and conveys your interest in the position for which you are applying. Don’t miss this opportunity to put yourself at an advantage and get some FREE Jimmy Johns while you’re at it!

  • East Asian Studies Center Special Lecture – Friday, February 1st, 2:30-3:50 p.m. in Walnut Room of IMU

Join K. Peter Kuchinke, professor in the Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership for important insights into the changing nature of work and career that should inform student as they prepare to transition from school to work. This session will review recent research and encourage students to assess their own plans and strategies as they prepare to enter the workforce.

  • Summer Camp Jobs Fair – Wednesday, February 6th, 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. in PH 1632013 Camp Fair Flyer

If you are looking to gain some extra experience, have a lot of fun, and get paid all at the same time this summer, this is where you need to be. There will be over 60 summer camps attending this event looking to hire IU students! Working at a camp is a great opportunity for IU students to enhance their transferable skills in communication, problem solving, leadership, and event planning!

  • Frito Lay Information Session – Monday, February 11th, 2-4 p.m. in PH 125Flyer2 (Frito Lay)

Frito Lay is looking to fill full-time sales associate positions. They will be on campus to discuss the position and to network with interested candidates. This is a fabulous opportunity for you to network your way into one of the most successful brands in the United States, Frito Lay! Come gain some insight into the world of marketing and sales from those who know it best!

  • Communication Skills Graduate Seminar – Wednesday, February 20th, 1-2 p.m. in PH 125Graduate Seminar Flyer_Communication

Have questions about what to say? How to say it? When to say it? Any questions you may have about effective communications will be answered at the Communication Skills Graduate Seminar.  This seminar will cover all aspects of effective communication in a professional setting from your handshake and attire to remembering names and reading body language. Training yourself to be a top-notch communicator starts right here. You won’t want to miss this!

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Categories: Career Advice Events

IUSPH Career Services

Job opportunities for Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington majors are diverse and expanding as the emphasis on living a healthy lifestyle grows around the world. Career Services experts in each of our academic departments will provide one-on-one counseling and career building opportunities throughout your academic career, from choosing the right major to developing a strategy to find a job. They can assist you with:

•career counseling
•internships
•job placement
•volunteer opportunities
•resume and cover letter preparation
•interview skills
•networking
•graduate school preparation

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