Events

Sign up for our workshops and events by clicking on the “register” link and logging in to your Handshake account. If you have further questions, please contact career-center@education.wisc.edu.

Job Search  &  WERF Preparation

Wednesday, February 13, 5:15-6:30 p.m.  Acquire an overview of the job search process, professional documents, application requirements & hiring time line.  Learn more about WERF (Wisconsin Education Recruitment Fair) and how to prepare for the fair!  Located in 198 Education Building.  REGISTER

WISCONSIN EDUCATION RECRUITMENT FAIR (WERF)

Thursday, February 21, 2019, 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.  WERF  is a great opportunity for teacher and administrator candidates to meet with representatives from Wisconsin school districts and districts throughout the U.S.  To pre-register for this annual fair visit the WERF website.  Location of event is Monona Terrace, Madison.

TEACHING AS A MEANS OF SOCIAL JUSTICE – THINKING GLOBALLY, ACTING LOCALLY

Tuesday, February 26, 6:00-7:30 p.m.   Mandy Manning, an advocate for refugee and immigrant students, has said that in the current political climate, all teachers have an “obligation to make students feel supported, regardless of their background.  Being interested in students as both learners and as humans, and working to make connections can change their trajectory.”  Located in 159 Education Building.  REGISTER

JOBS, MONEY & POST-GRADUATE LIFE

Thursday, February 28, 5:00-6:30. Linda Lepe from the School of Human Ecology will present an overview of financial planning for college students and new professionals.  Located in 159 Education Building.  REGISTER

AAUW START SMART

Thursday, March 7, 5:00-6:30 p.m.  Gain confidence in your negotiation style through facilitated discussion and role-play. Learn how to conduct market research and negotiate salary for a new job. Located in L138 Education Building.  REGISTER

LICENSING FOR TEACHERS

Thursday, April 18, 5:00-6:15 p.m.  Mitchell Patton from EAS will share information about the process of obtaining your license.  This event is targeted to students who are completing a teacher licensure program.  Located in L138 Education Building.  REGISTER


Campus Career Fairs and Events
The Career Center collaborates with our career services partners across campus to hold fall and spring campus-wide fairs.  These career fairs are promoted on the Career Fairs site once the date for each event has been set and confirmed. Visit the Campus-wide Career Events page to view career programs sponsored by career services offices on campus.

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT WITH A CAREER CONSULTANT

If you are not able to attend an event, you can always schedule an appointment to go over any of these topics. Some reasons to meet with us: résumé/cover letter review, mock interviews, graduate school preparation, questions and to gather information regarding your individual search/situation as well to learn more about any of the above topics. Ways to contact us: Appointment Request Form Phone: 608-262-1755