Page 20

career & professional development (cpd) Because we believe that Gonzaga University students have the potential to meet the profound needs of a complex and ever-changing world, we help them clarify and attain their educational and career goals by 1) developing a collaborative, community-wide network of career educators, 2) offering relevant and meaningful services and programs to foster and support their success, and 3) teaching them how to navigate lifelong career development. LOCATION: Crosby Center, Main Level

E-MAIL: careers@gonzaga.edu

PHONE: (509) 313-4234

WEB: www.gonzaga.edu/careers

dates & events

HOURS

RESUMANIA – 12-1 pm First Thursday of every month Career Week – Fall 2016 All Majors Career & Internship Fair Engineering & Computer Science Career & Internship Fair Speed Mock Interviews Partnership In Employment Career Fair – Spring 2017 Career Treks New York – September 2016 Spokane – October 2016 Seattle/Portland – January 2017 San Francisco/Silicon Valley – March 2017 Denver – June 2017

services

CAREER ASSESSMENTS

Strong Interest Inventory Meyers Briggs Type Indicator

GONZAGA ALUMNI MENTOR PROGRAM (GAMP)

Network of over 3,000 alumni mentors

18

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 am-5 pm Walk-in Appointment Hours: 1-4 pm

INDIVIDUAL CAREER COUNSELING & ADVISING

YOUNG PRESIDENT’S ORGANIZATION (YPO) DINNER Yearly networking dinner with a panel of representatives from the YPO

online resources

BUSINESS CARDS – Order Gonzaga branded student business cards through CPD

Schedule an appointment over the phone, by email, at www.ZagTrax.net

CAREER BEAM – An online job & internship posting board with career development guides and tools

INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

CAREERSHIFT – An online job and internship posting board that facilitates communication with employers and serves as a job search document repository and disseminator

RESUMANIA

GLASSDOOR – A free online community that offers insight into companies based on “employee generated content”

Learn how to prepare yourself, and find and develop internship opportunities related to your career goals

Monthly lunch hour resume review with free pizza!

SPEED MOCK INTERVIEWS

Practice your interview skills with representatives from employers and the CPD staff

GOINGLOBAL – An international job and internship posting board and database

TREKS

WHAT CAN I DO WITH THIS MAJOR – Database of career paths related to academic major

WORKSHOPS & PRESENTATIONS

ZAGTRAX, POWERED BY HANDSHAKE – Gonzaga’s online career tool kit that lists job openings and employers specifically for Gonzaga students and alumni. Log in at gonzaga.joinhandshake.com.

Career development and networking opportunities in major cities around the United States

Representatives from Career & Professional Development regularly conduct workshops and seminars on career development around campus

New Student Orientation 2016  
Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you