Calendar

Career Centre workshops and events (including employer recruitment sessions, educator information sessions, Career Conversations panels, Industry Insights panels, and career fairs) are posted on an ongoing basis as they are scheduled.

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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 12:30 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Apr 1 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Does your resumé present your experiences, education and skills in a way that effectively showcases your assets? Do you know how to write a cover letter that piques employers’ interest in you? In this workshop,[...]
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library)
Apr 1 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will take place at Scott Library ** Choosing where to continue your education is a critical element in ensuring it is a positive step forward. Learn about resources and strategies for selecting[...]
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Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library)
Apr 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will take place at Scott Library ** Learn about common elements required in many application packages and get tips on how to make sure yours is as competitive as possible. Registration is[...]
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CLOSED
CLOSED
Apr 3 all-day
York University will be closed for Good Friday.
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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
This information session will cover all York Internship Programs. Please attend this session if you are interested in applying to one of the following: Business & Public Administration Internship Program (BPAIP) Professional Accounting Internship Program[...]
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop
Apr 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Writing an effective personal statement can be the most challenging aspect of your application to a post-graduate program. Learn about common expectations and elements of this form of writing. Registration is required. You may register[...]
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Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 1:00 pm
Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence by learning how you can influence the first impression that you make. In this workshop, you will gain an understanding of how to prepare for[...]
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Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop
Apr 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you don’t know how to begin, this hands-on writing workshop will help you get started on a statement that will help your application package make an impact on a selection committee for any program.[...]
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Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop 3:00 pm
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop
Apr 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn the difference between these two documents and how to ensure yours present the most relevant aspects of your experiences and education effectively. Registration is required. You may register for this event on the Career[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: First Echelon 1:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: First Echelon
Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Every year employers from select industries – particularly larger employers from technology, accounting, finance and sales & marketing companies – come to campus to recruit York students and new grads. Connect with these employers who[...]
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop 2:00 pm
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop is specially designed for Masters and Doctoral level students wondering where their degrees might lead them aside from a career in academia. Learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop 1:30 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop
Apr 14 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you wondering how your degree may relate to your career direction? This workshop provides an introductory overview of career exploration. You will learn how the skills you are developing in your degree and the[...]
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Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop (for PhD students) 1:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop (for PhD students)
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will be tailored to PhD students ** The Who Am I? Self Assessment Game was uniquely designed by York University’s Career Centre to assist you with your career exploration! Play this fun[...]
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Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 1:30 pm
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop
Apr 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Want to be more effective in finding the job you want? In this workshop, learn about the various techniques for discovering and creating career opportunities. Find out how employers fill job openings and learn how[...]
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Translating a CV to a Resume workshop (for Masters and PhD students) 2:00 pm
Translating a CV to a Resume workshop (for Masters and PhD students)
Apr 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop is specially designed for Masters and Doctoral level students. In this workshop, you’ll understand the difference between a CV and a resumé and how each is intended for a different situation. You will[...]
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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 2:00 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Apr 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Does your resumé present your experiences, education and skills in a way that effectively showcases your assets? Do you know how to write a cover letter that piques employers’ interest in you? In this workshop,[...]
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Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 10:00 am
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Are you hoping for a career that fits who you are and brings out the best in you? This interactive workshop will give you the opportunity to explore how your personality type can be a[...]
Educator Information Session: Oxford Seminars 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: Oxford Seminars
Apr 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Oxford Seminars’ TESOL/TESL/TEFL Teacher Training Certification Course is a dynamic and interactive course. All of our instructors are experienced ESL teachers with a wide range of teaching experience abroad. Our course is organized to flow[...]
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Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 11:30 am
Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop
Apr 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence by learning how you can influence the first impression that you make. In this workshop, you will gain an understanding of how to prepare for[...]
Educator Information Session: York University, School of Continuing Studies 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: York University, School of Continuing Studies
Apr 22 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
In just two terms, this post-degree certificate program will prepare you for a successful career in human resources. Drawing on York University’s half-century of expertise in professional education, and our renowned advisory committee of senior[...]
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Twitter Career Chat: The New Grad Job Search 11:00 am
Twitter Career Chat: The New Grad Job Search
Apr 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Have career and job search questions? Join a Career Centre Twitter chat to get answers! The discussion will be moderated by the Career Centre’s Job Search Advisors who will answer your job search questions. Topic:[...]
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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Apr 30 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
This information session will cover all York Internship Programs. Please attend this session if you are interested in applying to one of the following: Business & Public Administration Internship Program (BPAIP) Professional Accounting Internship Program[...]