Pleasantville Campus Events

FALL 2015 CAREER FAIR

PLEASANTVILLE CAMPUS
Wednesday, October 7th
11am - 2pm Goldstein Fitness Center
 
CAREER FAIR PREP & RESUME REVIEW EXPRESS HOURS: 9am-4pm
Mortola Library, 2nd Floor | Kessel, 200
Wednesday, September 30th, Friday, October 2nd
Monday, October 5th. Tuesday, October 6th
 

SEPTEMBER 2015

Handshake Kick-Off
 (w) 9/2  &  (th) 9/3 [11:30am-1:30pm | Kessel Lower Level ]
Join us to learn about our new software HANDSHAKE! Its intuitive and has its own mobile app. Learn how to log-in and apply to the internships & jobs on our great system. Sign up for your first appointment or re-connect with our team this Fall.  Stop by and register to win one of 7 great raffle prizes (50 Dollar Gift Certificate to Gyro World, 20 Dollar Gift Card from Sal's Pizza, 4 Tickets, Popcorn & Drinks from Jacob Burns Film Center, 20 Dollar Gift Card from Rhodadendron, A Gift Basket valued at 55 Dollars from Mindy's Munchies, and a 25 Dollar Gift Card from Yogolicious!
 
Job Search & On Campus Recruiting Workshop
(t) Sept. 15th3:30-4:25pm  [Butcher Suite, Kessel]  
(m) Sept. 21st 12:15-1:15pm  [Multipurpose, Kessel]
Learn which employers are hiring the Class of 2016! Students new to Career Services can review the process, learn about  Handshake, and start their job search.
 
Getting Started with Career Services
(w) Sept. 16th 12:15-1:15pm [Multipurpose, Kessel ]
(th) Sept. 17th3:30-4:25pm [Multipurpose, Kessel ]
(w) Sept. 23rd 12:00-1:00pm [Goldstein Fitness, VIP Room] *Designed for Athletes
This workshop will go over how to find an internship on Handshake and our resources. Attendance at this event will count as a 1st Appointment. Follow up meetings can be arranged for 1:1 assistance.

How to Work the Career Fair
(th) Sept. 24th3:30-4:25pm [Multipurpose, Kessel]
(w) Sept. 30th12:15-1:15pm [Butcher Suite, Kessel]
Create a 30-second pitch and learn how to present yourself when you meet a recruiter. Stand out from the crowd by being prepared.
 
Practice Interview Day
(t) Sept. 29th12:00-5:00pm [Gottesman, Kessel]
Practice your interview skills with a recruiter. *Regeneron, A&E, McGladrey, O’Connor Davies and Nestle Waters will be participating! Call 914-773-3415 to sign up for a slot!
 
Communications Reception
(w) Sept. 30th12:15-1:15pm [Wilcox Stage, 3rd Floor]
Learn about fall internships for Communications students and network with Pace faculty and  Career services staff. Stop by for free food and career advice.

 

OCTOBER 2015

On-Campus Recruiting Oct. 5th- Nov.20th
Meet recruiters on campus looking to hire Pace students & 2016 Grads
 
Career Seminar for Veterans
(th) Oct. 8th3:30-4:25 pm [Multipurpose, Kessel]
Veterans can learn how to build their resume, answer tough career questions, and start their job/internship. Take your years of service and  market it to employers.
 
Psychology Panel
(w) Oct. 14th1:20 – 2:30 pm [Gottesman, Kessel]
Listen to our employer panel to learn about different career paths that can lead to successful careers. Open to all students. *Search for Change, Young & Rubicam, Open Door Family Medical Center, and Westhab will be participating!
 
Getting into Graduate School
(th) Oct. 15th3:30 - 4: 25pm [Butcher Suite, Kessel]
Interested in graduate, medical, or law school? Learn about the graduate school process and application requirements. Find out about free prep-tests from Kaplan.  
 
LinkedIn Workshop
(w) Oct. 21st12:15 - 1:15 pm [Butcher Suite, Kessel]
Did you know LinkedIn is the largest online professional network? Learn LinkedIn’s many features and how to create a great profile! 
 
Marketing Panel
(w) Oct. 28th12: 15 – 1:20 pm [Butcher Suite, Kessel]
Learn about various career paths within the industry from a panel of professionals and Pace Alum in the fields of Advertising, Market Research, Branding and Direct Marketing.

 

NOVEMBER

Alumni Networking Roundtable
(w) Nov. 4th5:30-7:30 pm [Multipurpose, Kessel]
Learn professional etiquette, best  practices and network with successful Pace alumni.
 
Finding a Good Career Fit
(th) Nov. 5th3:30 – 4: 25 pm [Multipurpose, Kessel ]
Not sure what kind of work you want to pursue? Learn how to incorporate your ‘5 strengths’ from Strengths Quest into exploring a career.

Healthcare Panel
(w) Nov. 18th11:15am - 12:00pm [Miller Lecture Hall] 
Are you seeking a competitive edge in your nursing full time job search?Want to build a resume that sets you apart?Meet area healthcare recruiters get answers to these questions and more! RSVP to kporter@pace.edu, space is limited.
 
Management Panel
(w) Nov. 18th 12:15 - 1:15 pm [Butcher Suite, Kessel]
Want to know what to do with your Management Degree?  Join us and  listen to employers speak about necessary job skills, the hiring process and Management Training Internship and Job Programs. 
 
Educators Panel
(th) Nov. 19th4:30 - 6:30 pm [Lienhard Lecture Hall]
Listen to administrators talk about their career journey, and get advice on how to navigate your teaching career.

 

DECEMBER

Getting Started with Career Services
(th) Dec. 3rd3: 15 - 4:15 pm  [Birnbaum Rm, Mortola]
 
Stress Reduction & Interview Prep
(w) Dec. 9th3:30 - 5:00 pm [Birnbaum Rm, Mortola]
Nervous about your next interview? Learn relaxation techniques from the Counseling Center in order to ace your next interview with a recruiter.

 

Resume Workshops Fall 2015

Your resume is one of your primary marketing job search tools. This workshop is designed to help you develop a strong and effective resume to ensure you stand out from the rest by reflecting your greatest strengths and accomplishments. Learn what employers look for, review tips and samples, and explore different resume formats as you prepare or improve your own unique resume.

Goldstein Academic Center, Room 100

Thursday          9/24  3:30pm-4:25pm
Thursday         10/29 3:30pm-4:25pm

Mortola Library, Birnbaum Room

Wednesday     9/16 3: 00pm–4: 00pm
Tuesday          9/22 3: 00pm–4: 00pm
 

Interview Workshops Fall 2015

This is mandatory for participation in the Career Services Internship Program and is useful for all students who are preparing for interviews. Develop the skills to get the job!  Discuss difficult questions asked by employers and learn different interview formats.

Mortola Library, Birnbaum Room

*All workshops are held from 4:00-5:00pm

SEPTEMBER

Tuesday          9/15  
Wednesday     9/16  
Tuesday          9/22  
Tuesday          9/29  
Wednesday     9/30  

OCTOBER

Wednesday     10/6  
Tuesday          10/13 
Wednesday     10/14 
Tuesday          10/20 
Wednesday     10/21 
Tuesday          10/27 
Wednesday     10/28 

NOVEMBER

Tuesday          11/3  
Wednesday     11/4  
Tuesday          11/10  
Wednesday     11/11 
Tuesday          11/17
Wednesday     11/18 

DECEMBER     

Tuesday          12/1
Wednesday     12/2
Tuesday          12/8
Wednesday     12/9
Tuesday          12/15
Wednesday     12/16