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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Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only) 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only)
Mar 2 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Year of study: 4th year, 5th year, Graduate studies, New Grad (graduated in past 2 yrs) Recruiting for: Financial Advisor (branch opportunity) and Customer Service Officer (Contact Centre) Qualifications required: Sales and Customer Service How[...]
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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 10:30 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Mar 4 @ 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? In this workshop,[...]
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop (at Bethune College)
Mar 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
** This event is taking place at Bethune College ** 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.[...]
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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)
Mar 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This event 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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Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library)
Mar 6 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This event is 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[...]
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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Mar 10 @ 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[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop 10:30 am
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop
Mar 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 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[...]
Industry Insights Panel: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Insurance Sector 11:30 am
Industry Insights Panel: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Insurance Sector
Mar 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm
Industry Insights Panel: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Insurance Sector @ 152 Founders College (Founders Assembly Hall)
Connect with representatives from the insurance sector to learn about opportunities. Meet professionals who do the hiring, gain insight into the field and get strategies and tips on: What kinds of positions and roles there[...]
Career Conversations: Careers in Public Policy and Politics 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Careers in Public Policy and Politics
Mar 11 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Career Conversations: Careers in Public Policy and Politics @ 109 Atkinson Building (Harry Crowe Room)
In partnership with the Centre for Student Success, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in a career in Public Policy or Politics? Want to meet York Alumni[...]
Educator Information Session: Canada Law From Abroad 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: Canada Law From Abroad
Mar 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Canada Law From Abroad provides an international education bridge to top tier UK law schools and the UK Law School Advantage. No LSAT. Two year accelerated LLB degrees for university graduates. “2+1 LLB/LLM Combined professional[...]
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Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 11:00 am
Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop
Mar 12 @ 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. In this workshop, you will gain an understanding of how to prepare for[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank
Mar 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Year of Study: 4th year, Graduate studies, New Grad (graduated in past 2 yrs) Positions Recruiting for: Financial Advisor trainee, level 4, and Small Business Advisor trainee. Qualifications Required: Graduate from College or University with[...]
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Classrooms to Careers: Building Your Brand
Classrooms to Careers: Building Your Brand
Mar 16 – Mar 20 all-day
Are you about to graduate? Want fresh ideas for ways to stand out from the crowd as you set out to find or create your first job? This year’s Classrooms to Careers series will arm[...]
Classrooms to Careers: Building Your Mission Statement 10:30 am
Classrooms to Careers: Building Your Mission Statement
Mar 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Stressed about your future and success? Want to become a better leader? Effective leadership and career development is an intentional, relational and purposeful process. In this workshop, you’ll craft a clear and precise mission statement[...]
Classrooms to Careers: Developing an E-Portfolio that Showcases You 1:30 pm
Classrooms to Careers: Developing an E-Portfolio that Showcases You
Mar 16 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Wondering if your experiences are relevant and transferable to your career interests? Curious about how you can talk about these experiences (and what you’ve gained from them) AND provide tangible evidence of your accomplishments as[...]
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
Mar 16 @ 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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Career Conversations with French Language Speakers 12:30 pm
Career Conversations with French Language Speakers
Mar 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Career Conversations with French Language Speakers @ 305 Founders College (Senior Common Room)
In partnership with French Studies, Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Wondering where the knowledge of a second language can take you? Want to meet bilingual and multilingual professionals[...]
Classrooms to Careers: Turn Your Passion into a Business with Etsy 2:00 pm
Classrooms to Careers: Turn Your Passion into a Business with Etsy
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you a crafter, artist or collector who is interested in starting your own creative business? Have you thought about starting an online store, but haven’t known where to start? Led by a top Etsy[...]
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Classrooms to Careers: Getting Started: Realities and Resources for New Entrepreneurs 10:30 am
Classrooms to Careers: Getting Started: Realities and Resources for New Entrepreneurs
Mar 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Presenters: Representatives from LaunchYU, BEST, IP Osgoode, Next36 and Futurepreneur Are you independent-minded, innovative and interested in a career outside of a typical 9-5 work environment? Have you been considering entrepreneurship as a career? Being[...]
Career Conversations: Entrepreneurship, Self Employment and Start-ups 2:00 pm
Career Conversations: Entrepreneurship, Self Employment and Start-ups
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Career Conversations: Entrepreneurship, Self Employment and Start-ups @ 109 Atkinson Building (Harry Crowe Room)
In partnership with the Centre for Student Success, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Always wanted to start your own business or work for yourself? Curious about what[...]
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Classrooms to Careers: Online Branding 101: Making Social Media Work for You 10:30 am
Classrooms to Careers: Online Branding 101: Making Social Media Work for You
Mar 19 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Looking for ideas for how to market yourself and your many skills online? Want to be more strategic about what you share and don’t share on social media? Whether you are job searching or pursuing[...]
Classrooms to Careers: Fast Track Your Presentation Skills: Prepare, Practice, Present 1:30 pm
Classrooms to Careers: Fast Track Your Presentation Skills: Prepare, Practice, Present
Mar 19 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Want to improve your presentation skills and get tips for engaging an audience and communicating effectively in front of a crowd? Want tips for preparing memorable presentations? Join York Alumnus Glen Matadeen as he shares[...]
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 2:00 pm
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop
Mar 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 11:00 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Mar 20 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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,[...]
Classrooms to Careers: You’re Graduating. Now What? 1:30 pm
Classrooms to Careers: You’re Graduating. Now What?
Mar 20 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you wondering what you can do with your degree? Or about how to decide if post-graduate education is for you? Do you have difficulty articulating a clear vision of who you are and what[...]
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop
Mar 20 @ 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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Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop 2:00 pm
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop
Mar 23 @ 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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Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 1:30 pm
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop
Mar 24 @ 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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Employer Recruitment Session: Vector Marketing 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Vector Marketing
Mar 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 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[...]
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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 10:30 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Mar 26 @ 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? In this workshop,[...]
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 1:00 pm
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Mar 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 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[...]
Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers 2:30 pm
Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers
Mar 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Career Conversations with Portuguese Language Speakers @ 305 Founders College (Senior Common Room)
In partnership with Portuguese Studies, Department of Languages, Literatures & Linguistics. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Wondering where the knowledge of a second or third language can take you? Want to meet bilingual and[...]
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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)
Mar 27 @ 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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Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop 1:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop
Mar 30 @ 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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How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar 10:30 am
How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar
Mar 31 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
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, build your professional network and leverage[...]
Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College) 12:30 pm
Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College)
Mar 31 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
** This event will be held in Founders College ** Wondering where and how to begin with LinkedIn? Attend this hands-on workshop held in a computer lab to compose, edit and improve your LinkedIn profile.[...]