Calendar

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

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CLOSED
CLOSED
Dec 23 2016 – Jan 2 2017 all-day
The Career Centre will be closed Dec. 23, 2016 to Jan. 2, 2017 for the winter break. We will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 9am.
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Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 3:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you are having trouble getting started on your personal statement, this hands-on writing workshop will help you develop an outline. This is an invaluable first step that will assist you in preparing a strong[...]
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Personal Statement Check-Up workshop 2:00 pm
Personal Statement Check-Up workshop @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Once you have a draft of your personal statement, you will need feedback, LOTS of feedback! In this one-hour group session, you and your peers will read through each other's statements to help identify any[...]
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What Can I Do With My Economics Degree? webinar (online) 11:00 am
What Can I Do With My Economics Degree? webinar (online) @ Online (URL will be sent in a reminder email before the event)
Jan 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this webinar to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: KPMG MSLP 5:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: KPMG MSLP @ Schulich School of Business, Robert R. McEwan Auditorium
Jan 9 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
KPMG’s Corporate Finance group will be hosting an information session at Schulich School of Business to promote internship opportunities for 2017. It will be an opportunity for you to learn about KPMG’s Advisory group comprised[...]
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Preparing for Career Fair Success: Stand Out At Interviews & Networking Events workshop 11:00 am
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Stand Out At Interviews & Networking Events workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Approach your next interview or networking event with increased confidence. Learn how you can influence the first impression you make and show your best self while answering employers’ questions. Registration is required. You may register[...]
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 2:00 pm
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Find out how to effectively target your résumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers’ interest in you! Please note: Once you have[...]
Post-Grad Drop-Ins 3:00 pm
Post-Grad Drop-Ins @ 209 McLaughlin College
Jan 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you've got questions about post-grad options, how to ask for references, or the application process, drop by and ask during the hours scheduled for that week. The drop-in is a casual, conversational setting so[...]
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Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 10:00 am
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to: ask a career question get advice and feedback about your job search find out about career development and job search resources and supports[...]
Personal Statement Check-Up workshop 11:00 am
Personal Statement Check-Up workshop @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Once you have a draft of your personal statement, you will need feedback, LOTS of feedback! In this one-hour group session, you and your peers will read through each other's statements to help identify any[...]
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Polish Your Networking & Interview Skills workshop (co-sponsored by YFS as part of Frost Week) 11:00 am
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Polish Your Networking & Interview Skills workshop (co-sponsored by YFS as part of Frost Week) @ Underground Restaurant, Student Centre
Jan 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Put your networking and interview skills to practice in a fun, fast-paced environment at the Underground Restaurant! Walk away with: strategies for increasing your comfort level when interacting with diverse individuals at networking events. the[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Ontario Power Generation 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Ontario Power Generation @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 11 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is an Ontario-based electricity generation company whose principal business is the generation and sale of electricity in Ontario. Our focus is on the efficient production and sale of electricity from our[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Extreme Blue Twitter Chat 12:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Extreme Blue Twitter Chat @ Twitter chat (#IBMEBchat)
Jan 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Come meet us...Extreme Blue alumni, hiring managers and recruitment will be available to answer questions about IBM's elite summer internship program! Discover what you can do at IBM. ibm.com/jobs/ca Wednesday, January 11, 2017 | 12:00pm-1:00pm[...]
Preparing for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Summer Job workshop (at Bethune College) 2:30 pm
Preparing for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Summer Job workshop (at Bethune College) @ 203 Bethune College
Jan 11 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
** This workshop will take place at Bethune College ** 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[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Sun Life Financial 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Sun Life Financial @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 12 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Chartered in 1865, Sun Life Financial and its[...]
Preparing for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online) 12:00 pm
Preparing for Career Fair Success: How to Find a Job Using LinkedIn webinar (online) @ Online (URL will be sent in a reminder email before the event)
Jan 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Wondering how using LinkedIn effectively can enhance your job search? Curious about how to leverage LinkedIn’s features to build your professional network? Attend this webinar and find out! To participate in a webinar, you will[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Vision Teaching 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Vision Teaching @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 12 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Vision Teaching is a London based agency who are looking to recruit fun and enthusiastic teachers to take on a challenge and teach in the UK! We are hosting the information session to give you[...]
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Preparing for Career Fair Success: Create a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College) 11:00 am
Preparing for Career Fair Success: Create a Professional LinkedIn Profile workshop (at Founders College) @ 034 Founders College
Jan 13 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
** This workshop will take place at Founders College ** A strong LinkedIn presence can help you stand out as a job seeker. Compose, edit and improve your LinkedIn profile during this hands-on workshop that[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Vision Teaching 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: Vision Teaching @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Vision Teaching is coming to Toronto! We are a London, UK based teaching agency who is recruiting for talented and enthusiastic teachers to teach in UK! Whether you are a newly qualified teacher or looking[...]
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop 2:00 pm
Getting Started on Your Personal Statement workshop @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
If you are having trouble getting started on your personal statement, this hands-on writing workshop will help you develop an outline. This is an invaluable first step that will assist you in preparing a strong[...]
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 2:30 pm
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to: ask a career question get advice and feedback about your job search find out about career development and job search resources and supports[...]
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Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop 9:30 am
Who Am I? Self Assessment Game workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 17 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
This fun and interactive board game will get you started exploring your personality, interests, skills, accomplishments, desires and curiosities. You’ll develop your own personal profile as you gain insights into the most important aspect of[...]
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Finance Sector 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Finance Sector @ 014 McLaughlin College
Jan 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Connect with representatives from the top finance firms! Meet professionals who do the hiring, gain insight into the field and get strategies and tips on: Where to look for and secure a position within the[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada #IBMSummitchat 12:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada #IBMSummitchat @ Online (Twitter)
Jan 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
IBM Summit Program LIVE Twitter Chat Summit alumni, hiring managers and recruitment will be available to answer questions about IBM's elite summer internship program! Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | 12:00pm-1:00pm EST Follow @IBMCampusCanada on Twitter.[...]
Personal Statement Check-Up workshop 2:00 pm
Personal Statement Check-Up workshop @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Once you have a draft of your personal statement, you will need feedback, LOTS of feedback! In this one-hour group session, you and your peers will read through each other's statements to help identify any[...]
Post-Grad Drop-Ins 3:00 pm
Post-Grad Drop-Ins @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you've got questions about post-grad options, how to ask for references, or the application process, drop by and ask during the hours scheduled for that week. The drop-in is a casual, conversational setting so[...]
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Career Fair Winter 2017 10:00 am
Career Fair Winter 2017 @ Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formerly TEL Building)
Jan 19 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Career Fair Winter 2017 @ Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (formerly TEL Building)
Meet a variety of employers in an exhibition-like setting to learn more about their employment opportunities. Over 65 employers will be exhibiting at this year’s fair and recruiting York students and new grads for: full-time[...]
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Employer Recruitment Session: Step Teachers 12:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Step Teachers @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Grab the opportunity of a lifetime. Teach in England with Step teachers Step teacher is an established, family business working with “very good” to “outstanding” schools both state and private around London and the South[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only) 2:00 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Scotiabank (Recruiting for Students with Disabilities Only) @ Online Webinar
Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Are you a student with a disability who is graduating soon or looking for a summer student opportunity where you can leverage your skill and talent? If so, Scotiabank is hosting a career information webinar[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 23 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services is committed to ensuring that Ontario's communities are supported and protected by law enforcement and public safety systems that are safe, secure, effective, efficient and accountable. Recruiting[...]
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Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 10:00 am
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Having trouble getting an appointment at the Career Centre? Need career support on the fly? You can meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to... have your résumé or cover letter[...]
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Technology Sector 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Technology Sector @ 1014 Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Building (Formerly TEL)
Jan 24 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Meet professionals who do the hiring, gain insight into the field and get strategies and tips on: Where to look for and secure a position within the industry; How to make connections within the field;[...]
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What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop 10:30 am
What Can I Do With My Degree? workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this workshop to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a[...]
CANCELLED: Employer Recruitment Session: ENS Education 11:30 am
CANCELLED: Employer Recruitment Session: ENS Education @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 25 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
** THIS INFORMATION SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED ** ENS has been working in recruitment for 25 years and is currently looking to recruit a number of Canadian teachers to teach in the UK. We work[...]
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Job Search Strategies that Work workshop 11:00 am
Job Search Strategies that Work workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Want to be more effective in getting the job you want? Find out how to uncover and create career opportunities by learning how employers fill job openings. Learn how to uncover hidden opportunities and build[...]
Career Centre Drop-In Hours at the Learning Commons in Scott Library 1:00 pm
Career Centre Drop-In Hours at the Learning Commons in Scott Library @ Learning Commons, Scott Library
Jan 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Having trouble getting an appointment at the Career Centre? Need career support on the fly? You can meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to... have your résumé or cover letter[...]
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired within the Federal Government 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired within the Federal Government @ 152 Founders College (Founders Assembly Room)
Jan 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
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[...]
Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop 2:00 pm
Résumé & Cover Letter Writing workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Find out how to effectively target your résumé and cover letter. Present your experiences, education and skills in a way that showcases your assets and piques employers’ interest in you! Please note: Once you have[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Foresight International Education Center 2:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Foresight International Education Center @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Foresight International Education Center (www.fiec.com.tw) is a reputable organization who partners with several school boards in Ontario to deliver effective programs to help students. They also focus on placing exemplary Canadian certified teachers in schools[...]
Post-Grad Drop-Ins 3:00 pm
Post-Grad Drop-Ins @ 209 McLaughlin College
Jan 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
If you've got questions about post-grad options, how to ask for references, or the application process, drop by and ask during the hours scheduled for that week. The drop-in is a casual, conversational setting so[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) 5:30 pm
Employer Recruitment Session: Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC) @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
CSE is one of Canada’s key security and intelligence organizations, focused on collecting foreign signals intelligence in support of the Government of Canada’s priorities, and on helping protect the computer networks and information of greatest[...]
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Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 1:30 pm
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to: ask a career question get advice and feedback about your job search find out about career development and job search resources and supports[...]
Translating a CV to a Résumé workshop (for Masters and PhD students) 2:00 pm
Translating a CV to a Résumé workshop (for Masters and PhD students) @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 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 résumé and how each is intended for a different situation. You will[...]
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Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 10:00 am
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to: ask a career question get advice and feedback about your job search find out about career development and job search resources and supports[...]
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop 1:30 pm
Suit Yourself: Personality and Career Choice workshop @ 103 McLaughlin College
Jan 30 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Find out how your personality may influence your career choices by learning about the Myers Briggs Type Indicator and exploring which Type you might be. Registration is required. You may register for this event on[...]
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop (for Masters and PhD students) 2:00 pm
Transferring Skills from Academe to the Workplace workshop (for Masters and PhD students) @ 205 McLaughlin College
Jan 30 @ 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. Registration is required. You may register for this event on the[...]
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Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre 10:00 am
Drop-in Hours at the Career Centre @ 202 McLaughlin College
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Having trouble getting an appointment at the Career Centre? Need career support on the fly? You can meet with a career professional for a 15 minute drop-in session to... have your résumé or cover letter[...]
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada Ltd 11:30 am
Employer Recruitment Session: IBM Canada Ltd @ Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence, Rm 125
Jan 31 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Come join us for this exclusive recruitment event filled with great conversation, contests, door prizes and best of all, food! Targeted to: 2nd year, 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year, Graduate Studies, New Grad How[...]
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Ontario Public Service 1:30 pm
Career Conversations: Strategies for Getting Hired in the Ontario Public Service @ 152 Founders College
Jan 31 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Connect with representatives from the Ontario Public Service to learn about opportunities within the Ontario Public Service. Meet professionals who do the hiring, gain insight into the field and get strategies and tips on: What[...]
What Can I Do With My Business Degree? webinar (online) 2:00 pm
What Can I Do With My Business Degree? webinar (online) @ Online (URL will be sent in a reminder email prior to the event)
Jan 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Not sure what career options your degree might lead to? Attend this webinar to learn how the skills you’re developing in your degree and the experiences you’re gaining while at York will help build a[...]