Career Development Events

2019-2020 Academic Year

2019 Gustie Career Week - Students Register NOW

September 16th through September 20th

Gustie Career Week presents fantastic opportunities to explore multiple industries, organizations and seminars for personal and professional development. Join us for an exciting series of workshops, employer panels, networking opportunities, and special events designed to gain awareness of a variety of career fields, provide students with the skills needed to tackle various career clusters and industries, and deliver tools to conduct successful searches within specific careers.

This week is designed for all Gusties, whether you are just beginning to explore Career Clusters, or you've already targeted your career goals. The Gustavus Center For Career Development invites you to participate in 20+ engaging programs during Gustie Career Week September 16th-20th.

Here's what you can expect to experience at Career Week:

  • Engage with industry experts and Gustie alums during career focused industry panels
  • Get insider tips on how to start your career and succeed from writing a resume to getting a job overseas 
  • Learn industry trends 
  • Get a glimpse into the working world in a variety of industries 
  • Acquire valuable job search strategies 
  • Network with people with similar interests, career goals and professional passions

Gustie Career Week Schedule

Daily technology Tutorials, Professional Seminars & Career Panels

Gustie Career Panels will last 45 minutes, panelist details and company information, and location details will be updated on Handshake.

Accounting Reception - 11:00am -12:30pm - Featuring 20+ organizations from the private and public sector showcasing internships, full-time opportunities and summer leadership experiences.

Graduate School and Year of Service Reception - 2:00pm - 4:00pm - Featuring 50+ organizations and schools showcasing internships, full-time opportunities and academic programs for all majors including Pre-professional programs.

Career Partner Reception - 5:00pm - 7:00pm - Open to all majors, this reception will feature 50+ organizations from a wide variety of Career Clusters, open to all academic majors, academic years and interests.

Registration for each individual event is requested.

 

Gustie Career Week Schedule
Monday 9/16 Tuesday 9/17 Wednesday 9/18 Thursday 9/19 Friday 9/20
11:30am - Strategies for Grad School 
 
5:00pm- Acing the Interview
 
6:00pm - Gustie Career Panel: Finding Your Dream Job - Fact or Fiction?
11:30am - Career Search Strategy - Recruiter Tips
 
5:00pm - Resumes Recruiters Want to Read
 
6:00pm - Gustie Career Panels:
- Law & Government
- Social Justice
- Education
11:30am - Explore You
 
5:00pm - Social Strategy - Networking Made Easy
 
6:00pm - Gustie Career Panels:
- Careers in STEM

- Analytics

- Careers in Arts and Communication

9:00am-4:00pm
Business Career Panels
- Accounting
- Business Development
- Consulting
- Finance
- Human Resources
- Marketing
 
11:00am-12:30pm Accounting Reception
 
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Graduate School and Year of Service Reception
 
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Gustie Career Partner Reception (Internships & Full-time related Organizations)

9:30am - 4:00pm Walk-in Hours

2:30pm - 4:30pm Professional Clothing Drive

4:00pm - 5:00pm Gustavus Internship Expo!