Dare To Be Prepared

FAU's Career Development Center, in the Division of Student Affairs, has developed a one day seminar to help jumpstart the post-graduation employment plans of FAU graduates.
The graduation class of 2014 (May, August or December) is invited to attend.

May 5, 2015
10 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Grand Palm Room, Student Union
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton FL

Program Outline

9:30 a.m.  - 10 a.m.
Grand Palm Room, Student Union

Students / Alumni check-in
10 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Grand Palm Room, Student Union
OPENING REMARKS - Sandra Jakubow, Executive Director
Career Development Center
10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Grand Palm Room, Student Union

Experience and Reflection - Transitioning from student to professional: Alumni Panel Discussion - Gain first-hand information excelling in various career path and  practical advise adjusting to life after FAU from successful FAU alumni professionals. 

Moderator:

Deon Robin, Assistant Director Employer Relations
Career Development Center

Presenters:

TBD

 

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Live Oak A

LinkedIn & OWL CareerLink Presentation:

Presenters:

Jennifer Berman, Coordinator Employer Relations - Career Development Center
Melanie Adams, Access Career Counselor

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Live Oak B

Make a Difference!  Service Organization Panel

Presenters:

Peace Corps, Tech for America, City Year & Americorps

12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Student Union Lobby
Student/Alumni Lunch
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

  • LinkedIn & OWL CareerLink Presentation - (Live Oak A)
  • Financial Literacy Presentation - (Live Oak B)
  • Resume Critique - (Live Oak C & D)
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

  • LinkedIn & OWL CareerLink Presentation - (Live Oak A)
  • Financial Literacy Presentation - (Live Oak B)
  • Resume Critique - (Live Oak C & D)

Student Testimonial

Panelists:

TBD

 

Participating Employers:

TBD


Sponsored by:
The Career Development Center, FAU Student Government and Chartwells