Career Conversations Panels

Career Conversations panels is a series of panel and webinar discussions that focus on various fields of interest and are designed to provide students with an opportunity to connect with York alumni; gain insight into areas of interest to them, and get advice from professionals currently working in the field.

What to expect at the panels?

Alumni and other professionals share:

  • Their personal career paths;
  • How their university education is relevant to their particular position;
  • The realities of sectors they work in;
  • Strategies for entering the sector;
  • Opportunities within their fields;
  • Resources for connecting with professionals in that field.

Upcoming Career Conversations Panels

Feb
8
Mon
Career Conversations Panel: Discovering Careers in Sexual Violence Prevention & Support @ Virtual Event
Feb 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join us for a panel event exploring careers in Sexual Violence Education, Prevention and Support. Panellists will discuss their career paths, provide strategies, and tips along with insights about opportunities and challenges in the industry. Co-organized by the York University Centre for Sexual Violence Response, Support & Education and Career Education and Development Centre.

Career Conversations panels are a series of panel and webinar discussions that focus on various fields of interest and are designed to provide students with an opportunity to connect with York alumni; gain insight into areas of interest to them, and get advice from professionals currently working in the field.

Alumni and other professionals share:

  • Their personal career paths;
  • How their university education is relevant to their particular position;
  • The realities of sectors they work in;
  • Strategies for entering the sector;
  • Opportunities within their fields;
  • Resources for connecting with professionals in that field.

Registration is required on Experience York. Click here to register for this event.

Participating Panelists:

TBA

Feb
24
Wed
Career Conversations: Discovering Green Careers @ Online (URL will be provided in the email confirmation)
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come network with accomplished professionals working in Green Careers and have great insights and tips about career options, job search and recruitment to provide to current students and new graduates.

Connect with alumni from the Faculty of Environmental Studies who currently have Green Careers. Explore career options, learn about different roles and get strategies on how to get started in a Green Career. During this panel, professionals will share their personal stories about breaking into the field, how their career paths took them from graduation to where they are now, what knowledge, skills and experience helped them succeed in their jobs and what types of opportunities are available in the field. The panel will be moderated by one of the Career Centre's team members and followed by an open forum where students will have an opportunity to ask the panellists their own questions.

During the event professionals share:

Their personal career paths;
How their university education is relevant to their particular position;
The realities of sectors they work in;
Strategies for entering the sector;
Opportunities within their fields;
Resources for connecting with professionals in that field.

Registration is required. Click here to register on Experience York.

Participating Panelists
TBA

Register for these panels on Experience York (the Career Centre's online job posting and event registration system) using Passport York.