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Events and Workshops

Whether you are looking to learn more about your career interests, develop job seeking skills, or want to connect with professionals in your field, our events and workshops are a great way to start.

Upcoming Events


DPC 9500 - 11/3/2014 - 5:30 pm
First impressions count! Learn how to approach employers and make a lasting first impression. DePaul's Career Center hosts multiple job & internship fairs throughout the academic year with hundreds of employers looking for candidates like you. This workshop helps you maximize the fair as an opportunity to showcase your skills and abilities in an active job searching forum.
DePaul Center - 11th Floor - North Cafe - 11/4/2014 - 12:15 pm
One of the most important elements in networking and building your personal brand is your elevator pitch. Get ready for upcoming job fairs and networking opportunities by joining us for a 30-minute workshop to perfect your 30-second pitch. Learn the components in developing a strong and effective pitch and have an opportunity to practice.
CDM room 209 - 11/4/2014 - 4:30 pm
Join recruiters from Cisco Meraki to learn about their current hiring opportunities including Network Support Engineer positions. You can also enter a drawing to win free wireless access points! Pizza and refreshments will be provided.
Loop, DPC, Concourse Level - 11/5/2014 - 3:00 pm
DePaul University's Career Center is pleased to present the Technology Job & Internship Fair! Students and alumni of all experience levels are encouraged to attend to learn about the many full time and internship opportunities. This year's event will take place over 2 days with different employers attending each day. Please view the employer lists for each day below: Wednesday - http://depaul.experience.com/stu/cf_details ?fhnd=6787 Thursday - http://depaul.experience.com/stu/cf_details ?fhnd=6782 Pre-registration will be available until Tuesday, November 4th. Please pre-register for each day you plan to attend. Please note that this fair is NOT open to the general public. You must be a DePaul student or alumnus to attend. Professional dress is strongly recommended.
Loop, DPC, Concourse Level - 11/6/2014 - 3:00 pm
DePaul University's Career Center is pleased to present the Technology Job & Internship Fair! Students and alumni of all experience levels are encouraged to attend to learn about the many full time and internship opportunities. This year's event will take place over 2 days with different employers attending each day. Please view the employer lists for each day below: Wednesday - http://depaul.experience.com/stu/cf_details ?fhnd=6787 Thursday - http://depaul.experience.com/stu/cf_details ?fhnd=6782 Pre-registration will be available until Tuesday, November 4th. Please pre-register for each day you plan to attend. Please note that this fair is NOT open to the general public. You must be a DePaul student or alumnus to attend. Professional dress is strongly recommended.
222 Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 1200, Chicago, IL 60654 - 11/7/2014 - 9:30 am
Ever wonder what it's like to work for a creative, interactive agency in the heart of Chicago? Join us as we get an inside look at Razorfish through the eyes of some of our alumni. Space limited - REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Based on what's most relevant for Razorfish, priority will be given to the following majors: CDM: Applied Technology, Business & Information Technology, CS, Digital Communication & Media Arts, E-Commerce Technology, Graphic Design, HCI, IS, IT, Interactive & Social Media, Predictive Analytics, Project Management, Software Engineering, Kellstadt: Brand & Product Mgmt, Business Strategy, Consumer Insights, Leadership/Change Mgmt, Marketing Strategy & Planning, MIS, Agenda: 9:00-9:30am: Check-in, Open Networking 9:30-9:45am: Welcome and Introduction 9:45-10:45am: Alumni panel and Q&A 10:45-11:15am: HR presentation on the recruitment process and what Razorfish looks for in candidates 11:15-11:30am: Tour
Webinar - 11/7/2014 - 12:00 pm
Faced with many decisions, most college students and alumni feel uncertain about their career choices at some point. Talking to someone who's been there can help. In this workshop, learn the different ways our alumni can help you as you plan your career. We'll talk about where to find alumni and the best practices of building relationships and growing your network. It's easier than you think! This workshop is a webinar. You will receive instructions on how to access the webinar 1-2 days before the workshop.
Webinar - 11/7/2014 - 2:00 pm
This is a prerequisite workshop for UIP and must be completed in order to enroll in an academic internship course to earn Experiential Learning credit. Students who have not yet secured an internship are welcome to attend this workshop. The UIP Orientation provides you with the information you need to complete the enrollment process, and register for a University Internship Program course. In this workshop, you will learn the format and content of the UIP 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 350 and 367 courses, as well as how completing an internship can help you explore career paths, gain valuable experience and connect with professionals in your area of interest. Note: For UIP Webinars, you will receive instructions via email the day before the scheduled webinar. An Internet connection and the ability to hear audio is required to participate.
Webinar - 11/10/2014 - 10:00 am
This is a prerequisite workshop for UIP and must be completed in order to enroll in an academic internship course to earn Experiential Learning credit. Students who have not yet secured an internship are welcome to attend this workshop. The UIP Orientation provides you with the information you need to complete the enrollment process, and register for a University Internship Program course. In this workshop, you will learn the format and content of the UIP 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 350 and 367 courses, as well as how completing an internship can help you explore career paths, gain valuable experience and connect with professionals in your area of interest. Note: For UIP Webinars, you will receive instructions via email the day before the scheduled webinar. An Internet connection and the ability to hear audio is required to participate.
DPC 9500 - 11/10/2014 - 5:30 pm
Refresh your skills and learn how to prepare for advanced interviewing techniques including critical behavioral, panel and case interviews. Review the dos and don'ts for interview situations and learn how to address the most difficult questions.
SAC 151 - 11/11/2014 - 1:00 pm
Learn how to identify effective job search strategies in a challenging job market. Get an overview of job search tactics and begin the process of selecting the strategies that make the most sense for you. Learn how to maximize the numerous job search resources available at DePaul and beyond.
DPC 9500 - 11/12/2014 - 12:00 pm
Determine the best techniques and practices to negotiate your compensation package. This workshop will include a discussion on salary and benefits negotiation, plus advice on how to handle multiple offers.
Webinar - 11/13/2014 - 4:00 pm
This is a prerequisite workshop for UIP and must be completed in order to enroll in an academic internship course to earn Experiential Learning credit. Students who have not yet secured an internship are welcome to attend this workshop. The UIP Orientation provides you with the information you need to complete the enrollment process, and register for a University Internship Program course. In this workshop, you will learn the format and content of the UIP 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 350 and 367 courses, as well as how completing an internship can help you explore career paths, gain valuable experience and connect with professionals in your area of interest. Note: For UIP Webinars, you will receive instructions via email the day before the scheduled webinar. An Internet connection and the ability to hear audio is required to participate.
UIC Student Center East, 750 S Halsted Street, Chicago, Illinois - 11/14/2014 - 1:00 pm
Government & College Relations Council (GCRC) Career Fair Friday, November 14, 2014 1:00 - 4:00pm UIC Student Center East, 3rd Floor 750 S. Halsted Street Chicago, IL 60607 Free admission for DePaul students & alumni! Registration is required: www.thegcrc.org/our-events/fall-2014-gcrc-meeting Employers as of 10/26/14: 42nd Ward Alderman Brendan Reilly Central Intelligence Agency Cook County Public Defender Department of State - Passport Agency Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Illinois State Police New York State Tax and Finance Transportation Security Administration U.S Customs and Border Protection U.S. Department of State U.S. Army Medical Service Corps U.S. Dept. of State Chicago Passport Agency U.S. Dept. Health and Human Services U.S. Navy Recruiting District USDA, Food and Nutrition Services Additional information, please visit www.thegcrc.org
- 11/14/2014 - 3:30 pm
In preparation for the upcoming 2014-15 recruitment season, we are sending you the registration link for the student Virtual Information Sessions that we mentioned during your session. This link will take them directly to the registration site and allow them to select a date to attend from one of five options. We encourage you to share this link with students in whatever way you feel is best and please let us know if you have any questions. As a reminder the Virtual Sessions will be held on the following dates: September 19th 3:30pm - 4:15pm CST September 30th 3:30pm - 4:15pm CST October 14th 3:30pm - 4:15pm CST October 24th 3:30pm - 4:15pm CST November 14th 3:30pm - 4:15pm CST Registration Link for Abbott Virtual Information Sessions: Click Here to Register or paste the following link into your browser: http://adtrk.tw/80Icc