Job Fairs & Events of Interest
The Career Development Center wants you to know about the many up-coming fairs and events scheduled for you. We urge you to take advantage of these opportunities!
RIC Job & Internship Fairs 2014
Wed., September 17, 2014
Rhode Island College, Alger Hall 110
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Accounting firms are invited to meet with accounting students and recent graduates to talk about internship and job opportunities as well as skills sets sought in candidates. Registration is now open! Click here to register on Destinations.
Workshops by the Bureau of Labor Statistics Fall 2014
Rhode Island Employment Analysis, Projections, and Opportunities
Wed., September 24, 2014
Rhode Island College, Alger 110
General Session 1: 9:30 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
General Session 2: 12:30 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.
The Economics and Finance Department, along with co-sponsors the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and the
School of Managment (SOM), invite you to a fall workshop featuring Economist Mr. Mark Maggi (BLS Boston).
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Applying to Graduate School Panel
Wednesday, October 1
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Location: Alger 110
Learn about the application process, timelines, financial resources and more.
Writing Your Personal Statement
Wednesday, October 8
12:30 – 2 p.m.
Write your way into graduate school!
Graduate School Fair
Wednesday, October 22
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Student Union Ballroom
Meet with Reps form 50 colleges and universities…Learn about their programs…
Find out how to become a desirable candidate.
Click here for a list of participating institutions.
Click here for a one day parking permit..
Securities & Exchange 2014 Fall Student Honors Program - Legal
The Securities and Exchange Commission seeks bright, innovative, results-oriented individuals for its Spring 2015 Honors Program for undergraduate students. Opportunities exist in the Washington, DC Home Office and 11 Regional Offices. SEC offers robust responsibilities and experiences that enhance potential careers. Over the course of the ten-week program, students will work with Commission staff on projects particular to the specific Division or Office to which they are assigned and will have the opportunity to participate in seminars/workshops, roundtable discussions, a mentoring program, and tours that will provide detailed information and guidance on securities laws.
Deadline to apply is October 21, 2014.
Questions should be directed to the point of contact on the announcement and not the FEB office.
For details, visit: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/378247000.
The Drug Enforcement Administration is seeking Criminal Investigators.
Deadline to apply is October 2, 2014.
Questions should be directed to the point of contact on the announcement.
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Gain Paid Professional Experience and See the World
CIEE’s Teach Abroad programs offer a unique opportunity for participants to build CVs and hone leadership skills while experiencing new parts of the world.
Choose to teach in one of nine locations: Chile, China, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Peru, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, and Vietnam. Depending on the program, you’ll serve as a lead or assistant teacher and receive compensation on which to live comfortably and travel. CIEE will provide helpful details about your placement prior to departure, as well as U.S.-based and in-country support throughout your teaching contract.
This year, the program has been enhanced with an in-country professional development seminar, featuring a keynote session on intercultural competence. These sessions, combined with continued reflection points over the course of the year, support participants’ professional development throughout the program. This professional focus will prepare you for the international experience as well as for future professional endeavors.
As the world leader in international exchange, CIEE offers a wealth of knowledge on our website, ciee.org/teach. Interested students can visit ciee.org/teach/taught to see how past and current participants describe their experiences through blog entries, photos, videos, and more. Skype sessions can be arranged for groups of students and webinars on specific programs are also available to answer questions and prepare future participants for this exciting experience!
For further program details or for additional program materials contact Matthew Redman, Teach Abroad Programs.
Resume/Job Search Express
Get help with your résumé or with job search skills every Tuesday and Thursday from 2 - 4 PM, Wednesdays from 2:30 - 4 PM. No appointment necessary. Drop in for a quick analysis. Craig - Lee 054.
Interested in a "Green Job"?
Green Job Spider aims to be the “Google for green jobs." It's a search engine that crawls the web looking for renewable energy careers. It's free, easy to use, and is currently tracking over 9,000 green jobs.
Go to www.greenjobspider.com
- Search for these jobs under one interface.
- Learn about the types of green jobs and where they are through its blog and podcast.
- View an index for jobs, from solar to wind, to biofuels. Job listings will be indexed nightly and sources will be hand selected to ensure quality.
LanguageCorps Programs around the world empower our teachers to thrive as professionals abroad, living in fascinating locations while gaining valuable experience teaching English. Our Flagship Programs include TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) Certification, local language and cultural training, a guaranteed paid job teaching English, and a wide array of support services designed to help you successfully adjust to living and working in a new culture. No prior teaching or language experience is necessary, and LanguageCorps teachers have a variety of academic majors.
Don't think you want or need that much support? Then explore our four week TESOL Certification Programs, and customize your Overseas Adventure yourself, or with friends!
Our goal is to help you create a personalized adventure in teaching English abroad, so that you'll be equipped for a secure, rewarding experience. Start dates are monthly throughout the year in most locations. Flagship Programs are available in Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam; TESOL Certification Programs are available in Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Peru, Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Russia, Spain, Turkey, and a unique program is offered in China. Volunteer Programs are also available in Cambodia, Thailand, and Vietnam. Program fees vary by country and program.
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