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Events and Workshops
Fall 2019 Career Services Workshops & Events
- All workshops meet GJP requirements and will last about 1 hour
Wednesday, October 23rd at 3:00 pm, Room AL-116
By learning the benefits, importance and how to network you can shake the nerves and get results. Learn strategies on asking questions, communicating your strengths and breaking into a conversation. Understand how to leverage communication with contacts both in-person and through LinkedIn.
*Networking Through Nerves
*Thursday, October 24th at 2:30 pm, Spann Summit Room
This fall Career Services and the LAT (Life After Thomas) Program will be co-hosting a discussion panel on how to network through nerves, on Thursday, October 24th at 2:30 in the Summit Room.
This is a great opportunity to hear personal testimonies, from our own Thomas alumni on how they handle certain networking situation, have leveraged networking to find success in their career, and tips and tricks to help you feel confident in a social networking setting, as well as networking one-on-one. The panel will end with a Q & A, followed up with a short social gathering where you’ll have an opportunity to converse with alumni and use the networking information you just acquired.
Remember to bring your Thomas ID and scan in to earn GJP credit!
How to Dress for Success + Interview tips
*Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00 pm, Room AD-123
*Special interactive event with alumni!
Thursday, October 31st at 2:30 pm, Room AL-116
Successful interviewing is essential for you to lock in an offer. Learn tips and strategies for effective interviewing, followed by practice. Interview dress and professional dress will be discussed.
November: Fall Career Fair Event
Project Login Panel
Tuesday, November 5th from 3:30-4:30 pm in the Berry Dunn Room, Spann Student Commons
Learn from Maine employers about their internship and career opportunities in computer science and IT. Hear about their internship application process and network with local professionals. Panelists include: Bangor Savings, CGI, IDEXX, Northern Light Health, System Engineering, and MaineHealth
Fall Career Fair
Tuesday, November 5th from 4:30 – 6:00 pm in the Summit Room, Spann Student Commons
Select employers and organizations offering career and internship information will be available to talk with students about their opportunities and application process. Bring your résumé and dress for success!
Employers include: Gibson LeClair LLC, Cross Insurance, Wayfair, Maine Behavioral Health, Aspire Behavioral Health & Counseling, Office of Senator Susan Collins, Bangor Savings, General Dynamics, Bath Iron Works, W.B. Mason, Bangor Police Department, Maine Revenue Services, Change Healthcare, Cross Insurance, Augusta Police Department, WEX Inc., and Black Bear Support Services.
December: We know you will be busy, so stop by when you can!
Don’t forget to log on to Terrier Connect (AKA Purple Briefcase) to view job and internship postings.
There are still remote workshops accessible through the links in the righthand column on this page.
If you need individual help, please see us in the Career Development and Professional Services office in the Ayotte Building. Remember, our services are life-long to our students and alumni!
Professional and Career Development Office Hours:
Monday-Friday: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Walk-ins welcome or contact us for an appointment.
Corey and Wendi’s Drop-in Hours:
M-F 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Mondays-Thursdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.