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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Dining Etiquette workshop 10:30 am
Dining Etiquette workshop
Oct 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Many business functions take place in dining situations – whether it’s meeting an employer for a second interview or networking with colleagues at a formal event. Understand the basic rules of dining etiquette. Learn the[...]
Strategies for Getting Hired in the Federal Government 1:30 pm
Strategies for Getting Hired in ...
Oct 1 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Strategies for Getting Hired in the Federal Government @ 152 Founders College
Connect with representatives from the federal government to learn about job opportunities. Meet professionals who do the hiring, gain insight into the field and get strategies and tips on: What kinds of positions and roles[...]
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing wo...
Oct 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
This workshop will be taking place in Bethune College 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[...]
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Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 1:00 pm
Understanding the Personal State...
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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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Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 9:00 am
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
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.[...]
Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerchat): Advice for the Class of 2014 from YorkU Alumni: What I Wish I Had Known About the Working World When I Graduated 11:00 am
Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerch...
Oct 6 @ 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. This[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop 1:30 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 6 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you wondering how your degree may relate to your career direction? This introductory workshop provides an overview of career exploration and is an important starting point for Career Exploration workshops. Learn how the skills[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: CRCC Asia 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: CR...
Oct 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Recruiting For: China Internship Program 2014/2015 – students from Law, Marketing, Engineering, IT, Architecture, Finance, Accounting, Economics, and other departments are welcome! Years of Study: 1st year, 2nd year, 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year,[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: You’ve Got Skills! workshop 11:30 am
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Being able to identify and articulate your skills is an essential part of a successful job search. This introductory workshop is an important starting point for all other Job Search workshops. Identify the key skills[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 2:00 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 7 @ 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? Understand the characteristics[...]
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Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 11:00 am
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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. Learn how employers fill job openings and find out how[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College) 1:30 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 8 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
This workshop will be taking place at Founders College Already know WHAT to do to conduct an effective job search but want to learn HOW? In this follow-up to the workshop, Job Search Strategies that[...]
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Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 11:00 am
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 9 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence by learning how you can influence the first impression that you make. Gain an understanding of how to prepare for interviews and networking events. Learn[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop 1:30 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 9 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Put your interview skills to the test and practice answering interview questions in a fun, fast-paced environment alongside your peers. Experience interviews from multiple points of view – as interviewee, interviewer and observer. Get and[...]
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 2:00 pm
Internship Program Information S...
Oct 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
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[...]
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Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile (at Founders College) 1:00 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 10 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This workshop will be taking place at Founders College Want to know how you can be using LinkedIn to support your job searching efforts? Looking for ways to stand out in the hiring process? Attend[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop will be taking 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 a[...]
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Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop 10:00 am
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your ...
Oct 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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[...]
Job Search Success Days for New Grads: How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar 11:00 am
Job Search Success Days for New ...
Oct 14 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Are you interested in learning how to use LinkedIn effectively in your job search? In this online webinar, learn about strategies for creating a strong online identity and presence using LinkedIn, building your professional network[...]
Educator Information Session: St George’s Hospital Medical School (London, UK) 11:30 am
Educator Information Session: St...
Oct 14 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Learn about studying Medicine in the UK at St George’s, University of London! We offer an exciting program where students have the unique opportunity to earn a medical degree that includes clinical experience in the[...]
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Career Conversations: Alumni Perspectives on Further Education Options in Health Care 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Alumni Per...
Oct 15 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Career Conversations: Alumni Perspectives on Further Education Options in Health Care @ Stong College Master's Dining Room
In partnership with Stong College, Office of the Master as part of the Create Your Future program. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in a career in health care? Thinking about pursuing further education[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop (at Scott Library) 2:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? wo...
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you wondering how your degree may relate to your career direction? This introductory workshop provides an overview of career exploration and is an important starting point for Career Exploration workshops. Learn how the skills[...]
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Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 10:00 am
Understanding the Personal State...
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
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[...]
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop 1:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game w...
Oct 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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 and interactive self-discovery board game where you will gain insights[...]
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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information S...
Oct 21 @ 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[...]
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 10:30 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing wo...
Oct 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 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? Understand the characteristics[...]
Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 1:00 pm
Making a Great First Impression ...
Oct 21 @ 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. Gain an understanding of how to prepare for interviews and networking events. Learn[...]
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Graduate & Professional Studies Expo 2014 11:00 am
Graduate & Professional Studies ...
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Graduate & Professional Studies Expo 2014 @ Various (see description)
York’s annual Graduate & Professional Studies Expo provides students and new graduates with an opportunity to explore a range of educational opportunities. Connect with over 120 educational recruiters from business and law schools, education programs,[...]
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Educator Information Session: Glasgow School of Law 11:30 am
Educator Information Session: Gl...
Oct 23 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
University of Glasgow Law School – Law has been taught at the University of Glasgow since the 15th century. Today the School of Law is recognised as one of the top 10 law schools in[...]
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Selecting a Post-Grad Program wo...
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop will be taking 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 a[...]
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Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 11:00 am
Getting Started on Your Personal...
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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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Employer Recruitment Session: Works Applications Co., Ltd. 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Wo...
Oct 27 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Year of Study: 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year, New Grad (graduated in past 2 years) Recruiting For: Research & Development Engineer Qualifications: Major in Computer Science, EEE or any other related major Development experience[...]
Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Organizing Your Post-Grad Applic...
Oct 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop will be taking 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 required.[...]
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Making Degree Choices: The Other People Factor webinar 10:00 am
Making Degree Choices: The Other...
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Do you feel that your career decisions are being influenced by family, cultural or external expectations? Discover how others may be influencing your career choices. Learn the ways in which “career” can mean different things[...]
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop 11:00 am
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your ...
Oct 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 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[...]
Educator Information Session: Canada Law From Abroad 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: Ca...
Oct 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Canada Law From Abroad provides an international education bridge for Canadian to attend top tier UK law schools and obtain LLB degrees and LLM (Masters of Law) degrees. University degree holders are eligible to enrol[...]
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Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 1:30 pm
Suit Yourself: Personality and C...
Oct 29 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 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[...]
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Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 11:30 am
Job Search Strategies that Work ...
Oct 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 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. Learn how employers fill job openings and find out how[...]
Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College) 2:00 pm
Putting Job Search Strategies in...
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This workshop will be taking place at Founders College Already know WHAT to do to conduct an effective job search but want to learn HOW? In this follow-up to the workshop, Job Search Strategies that[...]
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