Workshops and Events

Sign up for our workshops and events by clicking the REGISTER link and filling out the form. All workshops and events are held in L138 Education Building unless otherwise stated.

CANCELLED-FUTURE CREATIVE AND HEALTH-RELATED PROFESSIONALS RECEPTION & CAREER RESOURCES
Thursday, February 22, 6:30-8:15p.m.
This event has been cancelled. If you have questions, please contact career-center@education.wisc.edu

ONLINE PRESENCE MEET-UP
Friday, March 2nd, 12:00-1:00p.m.
Stop by to learn how to promote a professional presence online and use social media in your job search.
Located in Morgridge Commons, Education Building.

PROFESSIONAL ETIQUETTE & DRESS FOR SUCCESS
Tuesday, March 6th, 5:00-6:00p.m.
Learn about professional etiquette and attire. Make a great impression at your next interview or professional event!
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CAREER EXPLORATION MEET-UP
Friday, March 9th, 12:30-1:30p.m.
Confused about what career options to pursue or what you can do with your degree? Drop by to speak to a Career Consultant about strategies for exploring careers and finding a good fit.
Located in Morgridge Commons, Education Building.

ALT-AC JOB SEARCH
Wednesday, March 14th, 12:00-1:00p.m.
Are you a graduate student interested in exploring non-academic jobs? Come learn about career exploration and job search strategies!
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INTERVIEWING
Thursday, March 15th, 2:00-3:00p.m.
Understand interviewing basics: how to prepare, what to bring, and what to expect during an interview.
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WERF PREPARATION
Tuesday, March 20th, 5:00-6:00p.m.
This is a great way to learn more about WERF (Wisconsin Education Recruitment Fair) and how to prepare for the fair!
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RÉSUMÉ, CV, & COVER LETTER WRITING ROUND TABLE
Tuesday, April 3rd, 5:00-6:00p.m.
Drop-in to chat with Career Center staff to learn how to write an effective résumé and/or CV, and a cover letter. This a great chance to ask résumé questions before WERF!

IDENTIFYING & USING YOUR STRENGTHS & SKILLS MEET-UP
Friday, April 6th, 12:00-1:00p.m.
Stop by to learn how to identify your strengths/skills and use them in your career. Located in Morgridge Commons, Education Building.

WERF
Wednesday, April 11, 3:00-7:00p.m.
Meet with K-12 district representatives from Wisconsin and around the country to learn about teaching opportunities. Find more information at https://careers.education.wisc.edu/EventManager/
Located in Monona Terrace.
REGISTRATION WILL OPEN CLOSER TO THE FAIR DATE.

THINKING ABOUT GRADUATE SCHOOL?
Thursday, April 19, 2:00-3:00p.m.
Learn how to research graduate schools, factors to consider when choosing a program, and the typical application process and timeline.
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ACADEMIC JOB SEARCH MEET-UP
Friday, April 20th, 12:00-1:00p.m.
Drop by to find out more about preparing for the academic job search.
Located in Morgridge Commons, Education Building.

LICENSING FOR TEACHERS
Thursday, April 26, 5:00-6:00p.m.
Learn about the process of obtaining your license from Mitchell Patton from EAS.
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SO YOU’RE GOING TO BE A TEACHER AND AN ALUMNUS
Tuesday, June 5, 5:00-6:00p.m.
Before you head off to life’s next adventure, attend this workshop that will cover an overview of the licensing process as well as the many ongoing resources the Career Center will offer you as an alumnus. Come with questions you still have about becoming a teacher and an alumnus!
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SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT WITH A CAREER CONSULTANT
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
E-mail: career-center@education.wisc.edu