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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Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Selecting a Post-Grad Program workshop (at Scott Library)
Feb 2 @ 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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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Feb 3 @ 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 11:00 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Feb 3 @ 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,[...]
How to Find a Summer Job workshop 1:30 pm
How to Find a Summer Job workshop
Feb 3 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you interested in finding a summer job and want to know where and how to look? Find out about summer job resources to help with your search. Learn strategies for locating “hidden” summer opportunities.[...]
Educator Information Session: Imperial College Business School 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: Imperial College Business School
Feb 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Thinking about postgraduate studies in business or a Summer Abroad in London? Come and join an Imperial College Business School Information session to find out more about what it is like to study at what[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Talentcor 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Talentcor
Feb 4 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Talentcor provides personalized, selective recruitment services for professionals seeking new opportunities in today’s most in demand fields. Ideally looking for Bilingual French candidates interested in working within the Banking and Financial Service industries for Major[...]
What Can I Do With My Psychology Degree? webinar (online) 2:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Psychology Degree? webinar (online)
Feb 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Are you wondering how your psychology 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[...]
Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop (at Bethune College)
Feb 4 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
** This workshop will take place at Bethune College ** Put your interview skills to the test and practice answering interview questions in a fun, fast-paced environment alongside your peers. By taking on the roles[...]
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Dining Etiquette workshop 11:00 am
Dining Etiquette workshop
Feb 5 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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. In this workshop, you will understand the basic rules[...]
Career Conversations: Careers in Science: Alternatives to Professional Schools 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Careers in Science: Alternatives to Professional Schools
Feb 5 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Career Conversations: Careers in Science: Alternatives to Professional Schools @ 101 Stong College (Masters Dining Room)
In partnership with the Faculty of Science. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in a career in science but not sure if professional school is for you? Want to meet York Alumni and other[...]
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop 2:00 pm
Understanding the Personal Statement workshop
Feb 5 @ 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[...]
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop
Feb 5 @ 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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Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library) 3:00 pm
Organizing Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library)
Feb 6 @ 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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Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library) 9:30 am
Writing a CV or Resumé for Your Post-Grad Application workshop (at Scott Library)
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
** This workshop will be taking place at Scott Library ** Learn the difference between these two documents and how to ensure yours present the most relevant aspects of your experiences and education effectively. Registration[...]
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 10:00 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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,[...]
You’ve Got Skills! workshop 12:30 pm
You’ve Got Skills! workshop
Feb 9 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 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. In this workshop, you[...]
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How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online) 11:00 am
How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online)
Feb 10 @ 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[...]
Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College) 1:30 pm
Creating a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College)
Feb 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL TAKE PLACE AT 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.[...]
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Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop 10:00 am
Making a Great First Impression in Your Interview and Beyond workshop
Feb 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 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[...]
Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop 1:00 pm
Polishing Your Interview Skills workshop
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Put your interview skills to the test and practice answering interview questions in a fun, fast-paced environment alongside your peers. By taking on the roles of interviewee, interviewer and observer, you will experience interviews from[...]
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Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 11:00 am
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop
Feb 12 @ 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. Find out how employers fill job openings and learn how[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: CDW Canada Inc. 1:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: CDW Canada Inc.
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Year of Study: 4th year, 5th year, Graduate studies Positions Recruiting for: Inside Sales Account Manager and Bilingual (French) Inside Sales Account Manager Qualifications Required: Strong interest in sales Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Word and[...]
Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College) 1:30 pm
Putting Job Search Strategies into Action workshop (at Founders College)
Feb 12 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Ready to begin developing and working on your individualized job search action plan? In a computer lab, work at your own pace to implement some of the techniques discussed in the Job Search Strategies that[...]
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 2:00 pm
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Feb 12 @ 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[...]
Career Conversations: Discovering Careers in Computer Science 4:00 pm
Career Conversations: Discovering Careers in Computer Science
Feb 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Career Conversations: Discovering Careers in Computer Science @ 3033 Lassonde Building
In partnership with the Lassonde School of Engineering. Sponsored by York University Alumni Relations. Interested in a career in Computer Science? Want to meet York Alumni and other professionals working in the field? Connect with[...]
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Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerchat): Job Search 101 11:00 am
Twitter Career Chat (#yucareerchat): Job Search 101
Feb 13 @ 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:[...]
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop
Feb 13 @ 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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CLOSED
CLOSED
Feb 16 all-day
York University will be closed for Family Day.
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Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 10:00 am
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop
Feb 17 @ 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[...]
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 1:00 pm
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Feb 17 @ 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[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop 1:30 pm
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop
Feb 18 @ 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 students with disabilities 1:00 pm
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop for students with disabilities
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** This workshop will be customized for students with disabilities only ** The Who Am I? Self Assessment Game was uniquely designed by York University’s Career Centre to assist you with your career exploration! Play[...]
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Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 11:00 am
Resumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop
Feb 24 @ 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,[...]
How to Find a Summer Job workshop 1:30 pm
How to Find a Summer Job workshop
Feb 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Are you interested in finding a summer job and want to know where and how to look? Find out about summer job resources to help with your search. Learn strategies for locating “hidden” summer opportunities.[...]
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Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP) 10:00 am
Internship Program Information Session (BPAIP, PAIP, HRMIP, TIP)
Feb 25 @ 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[...]
Career Success: Employment Supports for York Students with Disabilities 1:00 pm
Career Success: Employment Supports for York Students with Disabilities
Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
**THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO YORK STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES ONLY ** This event is a partnership between the Career Centre and Counselling & Disability Services. Connect with and hear from employers, community service providers and[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Studio Y, MaRS Discovery District 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Studio Y, MaRS Discovery District
Feb 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Studio Y is an intensive 9-month funded fellowship for young people 18-29 based out of the MaRS Discovery District in Toronto, Canada’s largest innovation hub. Each year, 25 young people from across the province participate[...]
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop 2:00 pm
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop
Feb 26 @ 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[...]
Educator Information Session: McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business 2:30 pm
Educator Information Session: McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business
Feb 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
We are established. The McMaster MBA program was created in 1962. We have more than 16,000 alumni around the world. We are also AACSB accredited – less than 5% of business schools worldwide earn this[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Edmonton Catholic Schools 3:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Edmonton Catholic Schools
Feb 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Edmonton Catholic Schools is a large urban school district with a growing population of inclusive early learning programs. Recruiting for: Early Learning Facilitator Therapeutic Assistant – Behavioural Therapy Therapeutic Assistant – Speech-Language Pathologist Therapeutic Assistant[...]
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To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Workplace Considerations for Students with Disabilities workshop (at the Bennett Centre) 2:00 pm
To Disclose or Not to Disclose? Workplace Considerations for Students with Disabilities workshop (at the Bennett Centre)
Feb 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
** THIS WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD AT THE BENNETT CENTRE AND IS FOR YORK STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES ONLY** Offered in partnership with Counselling & Disability Services for students with disabilities only. Do you have questions[...]
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)
Feb 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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