UConn Today – After announcing his $22.5 million commitment to UConn to foster innovation on Dec. 4, donor Peter Werth attended presentations by alumni, graduate, and undergraduate student innovators during the Entrepreneurial & Innovation Student Huddle held at the newly named Peter J. Werth Residence Tower, formerly Next Generation Connecticut Residence Hall.
Career Development Office Pressroom
Monday, January 29th, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Wondering how you can improve your rÃ©sumÃ©? Or perhaps youâre a bit stuck on how to get started? Have no fear, the CCD is here! The Center for Career Development will be offering RÃ©sumÃ© Labs! These sessions are open for 1.5 hours and can accommodate 15 students at a time. There will be a brief 10-minute presentation to go over the basic sections of a rÃ©sumÃ© to start. Afterwards, the lab is free to any and all questions or working on your rÃ©sumÃ©. You can leave when youâre done! Laptops and/or hard copies are encouraged. Interested? Sign in to HuskyCareerLink to register and weâll see you here at the CCD!
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Storrs CampusJRB 204
Regardless of major, there are strategies that go beyond entering a keyword into a search engine you can utilize when searching for an internship or co-op. This session covers the main differences between internships and co-ops, student and employer motivations, how to effectively read a posting, and how to use HuskyCareerLink for maximum results. Discover key steps to becoming a stronger candidate for your next internship or co-op!
Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
11:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Storrs CampusStudent Union, 3rd Floor
Join us for our Internship & Co-op Fair at the Student Union!
Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Storrs CampusHBL Electronic Classroom 1
Do you have a LinkedIn account, but donât know what to do with it? Are you looking to create a LinkedIn Account, but donât know where to start? The Center for Career Development is hosting LinkedIn Labs for all students. We will focus on creating and improving LinkedIn accounts. After a quick 10-minute presentation about the ins and outs of LinkedIn, students are free to stay to get help from two career team members! The lab is open 3 hours, so feel free to stay as long as you need! No computer necessary as these sessions will be held in a computer lab. Join the Center for Career Development and conquer the professional network!
For all media inquiries, please contact:
Michael J. Deotte
+1 (860) 486-4478
UConn faculty are available for live interviews from the campus television studio.