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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


50 N. Martingale Rd. Schaumburg, IL 60173 - 4/27/2015 - 6:00 pm
To be held at the Marriott Schaumburg/Chicago. Be Sure To: Arrive early, dress for a professional interview (business professional required), and bring 10- 15 copies of your updated resume! For additional information or to pre-register, visit us at www.unitedcareerfairs.com
SAC 151 - 4/28/2015 - 2:00 pm
Looking for work that is intrinsically interesting and gratifying to you? The MBTI is used to assist individuals in identifying their personality strengths, preferred work environments, communication styles and career possibilities. While few occupations provide a "perfect" match between personality and work tasks, this indicator and workshop will assist you in making an informed decision.
LPC, Student Center Room 120AB - 4/29/2015 - 5:00 pm
Working for the Common Good is a professional development and networking event which will provide opportunities to participate in round table discussions and visit "Open House" tables represented by seasoned social service professionals joining from settings including non- profit organizations, associations, schools, government agencies, research centers, clinics, cultural institutions, and more! Specifically, this event will provide opportunities to: Participate in roundtable discussions ranging in topics from social justice, community outreach, advocacy, research, school counseling, counseling roles in non-profits, program development, etc. Visit "Open House" tables featuring various social service settings to learn about work cultures, understanding the range of entry to seasoned roles, and key competencies needed Network with fellow DePaul alumni about best practices, trends, and marketability
Webinar - 4/30/2015 - 10:00 am
*Please Note: All orientations are facilitated in webinar format. 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. If you have technical difficulties or questions regarding participating in the webinar, please contact the UIP team at uip@depaul.edu or 312.362.8437.
Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, 225 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago 60611 - 5/1/2015 - 10:00 am
Take a peek into the medical world of Lurie Children's Hospital in downtown Chicago. Meet healthcare professionals who make a difference in the lives of children. One group will meet the administration side of Lurie (finance/accounting, marketing/communication, health education, technology) and another group will meet the patient side of Lurie (physician, nurse, therapist, clinical research). Open to all students interested in healthcare but priority will be given to undergraduate students. Register at http://depaul.experience.com (Calendar - Event Search - Company Presentation).
DPC 9500 - 5/4/2015 - 1:00 pm
A professional career portfolio provides you with a tremendous resource for showcasing your work skills and experiences to an employer. In this workshop, you'll learn how to conceptualize and compile an effective portfolio.
SAC 151 - 5/5/2015 - 2:00 pm
Your work values play a very important role in determining what kind of work you find fulfilling. Through this workshop, you'll assess and prioritize your most important work values, and discover how to use your work values to help guide your career decisions.
SAC 151 - 5/5/2015 - 4:00 pm
*This workshop is only open to students and alumni in DePaul's College of Education How can I make the best impression in an interview? What is the best way to answer behavioral interview questions? Join us to answer these questions and more as you learn key components of how to prepare for a teaching interview in an educational setting. This workshop examines best practices, exploring traditional and unique questions straight from principals, and hands-on practice to prepare for various interview situations. Practices your interview skills in order to stand out and showcase what you have to offer!
Webinar - 5/6/2015 - 2:30 pm
*Please Note: All orientations are facilitated in webinar format. 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. If you have technical difficulties or questions regarding participating in the webinar, please contact the UIP team at uip@depaul.edu or 312.362.8437.
- 5/7/2015 - 4:00 pm
ACE Group Company, is seeking talented individuals to join our fast-paced, high energy, growing company. We are proud of our tradition of success in the insurance industry for over 90 years. And, we are building upon that foundation. We are in growth mode with a variety of opportunities, including a focus on our bilingual and veteran customer market, which makes this an exciting time for you to begin your career with Combined Insurance. We are an equal opportunity employer. Come join our team of hard-working, talented professionals! OUR BENEFITS As a Combined Insurance/ACE corporate employee, you have access to one of the most comprehensive benefit plans in the business, designed to meet your needs and help you reach your financial goals. ACE is committed to supporting its employees with a comprehensive compensation package that is appropriate in the market where they work. Below are several of the many benefits we offer our employees: ? Health insurance ? Dental insurance ? Tuition reimbursement ? A company-match 401(k) plan ? Employee referral bonuses ? Life insurance RSVP to Alyson.Holzhauer@combined.com Apply NOW at combinedinsurance.com
Loop TBD - 5/11/2015 - 12:00 pm
This is part one of the hands-on workshop held in a computer lab. Learn the value of LinkedIn as an online networking tool and the basics of building a professional profile that represents your online brand. After building your profile, we will also discuss and demonstrate making connections to build your network, joining relevant groups, and cover some basic job searching tips on LinkedIn. Please be sure to create a LinkedIn account before the workshop so you have a starting point when you attend the workshop.
Webinar - 5/12/2015 - 3:30 pm
*Please Note: All orientations are facilitated in webinar format. 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. If you have technical difficulties or questions regarding participating in the webinar, please contact the UIP team at uip@depaul.edu or 312.362.8437.
LPC TBD - 5/13/2015 - 12:00 pm
This is part one of the hands-on workshop held in a computer lab. Learn the value of LinkedIn as an online networking tool and the basics of building a professional profile that represents your online brand. After building your profile, we will also discuss and demonstrate making connections to build your network, joining relevant groups, and cover some basic job searching tips on LinkedIn. Please be sure to create a LinkedIn account before the workshop so you have a starting point when you attend the workshop.
DPC 9500 - 5/13/2015 - 5:00 pm
Ninety-five percent of the time, the interviewing process starts with a seemingly simple phone call. However, there can be some serious professional pitfalls if you are not thoroughly prepared. Join us for this 30-minute workshop and learn how to wow prospective employers before, during and after the interview.
2011 W, Pershing Road - 5/14/2015 - 9:00 am
Open to the community, free parking. To register, please call: 773.247.0707 ext. 218