UGA Diversity and Inclusion Career Conference 2019

Date: February 19, 2019
Time: 3:00 pm until 8:00 pm

Location: Tate Student Center

This half‐day conference will focus on the career and professional development of diverse talent at UGA. With over 100 students in attendance, employer representatives have the opportunity to engage with students during sessions, dinner, and a networking fair.

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Enjoy conversations with employers about the benefits and challenges of being you in the workplace during a complimentary dinner.  Learn about internship and job opportunities during the networking dinner and post-dinner networking reception with employers.  Listen to employer representatives discuss their company’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

GIVEAWAYS
All participants will receive a padfolio, Tate Print & Copy resume voucher, and a free dinner. Additional door prizes will be distributed! You must be present to win.

REGISTRATION
You must register in order to attend!  Space is limited so make sure to reserve your spot on Handshake.

The deadline for students to register is February 9, 2019. 

Student Registration Link

For additional questions regarding this event, contact Kyle Poe at kyle.poe@uga.edu

Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

Click here for directions.

More information:

If you are interested in sponsoring and/or participating in any of these events, please contact Bethany Mills at bjbagley@uga.edu or (706) 542-3375.

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia Career Center

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.

Journalism and Mass Communication Career Day

Date: February 7, 2019
Time: 10:30 am until 5:00 pm

Location: Tate Student Center, Grand Hall, 5th Floor

RSVP/joining the event is not necessary to attend the Career Fair.

This day-long event connects companies and organizations with students seeking careers in digital, print and broadcast journalism, creative mass media, media sales, advertising and public relations. Internships and full-time positions will be available. All related majors are encouraged to attend. Be sure to check the list of employers attending the fair to do research and be prepared to have meaningful conversations on the day of the event!

Check back closer to the event for a link to RSVP for the luncheon, and information on preparation events.

Schedule of Events

10:30-11 a.m.—Coffee Mixer with Students and Employers—Hosted in the Peyton Anderson Forum in the Journalism Building

11:00 a.m. -12:15 p.m.—Panel: Kick-starting Your Career: Tips for New Professionals—Hosted in the Peyton Anderson Forum in the Journalism Building

12:30-2:00 p.m.— Networking Luncheon with Students and Employers—Hosted in Tate Grand Hall 2:00-5:00 p.m.— Journalism and Mass Communication Career Fair—Hosted in Tate Grand Hall 

This event is presented in partnership with the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and Grady College.

Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

Click here for directions.

More information: (706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by Grady College, the Georgia Association of Broadcasters and the UGA Career Center.

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.

Financial Planning, Housing & Consumer Economics Internship and Career Fair

Date: February 1, 2019
Time: 10:00 am until 2:00 pm

Location: Tate Student Center, Grand Hall - 5th Floor

The Financial Planning, Housing, and Consumer Economics Internship and Career Fair offers the opportunity for students to network with employers with a special interest in hiring FHCE students. Students at all levels of their educational experience will have an opportunity to learn about internship and full-time openings available. Students who are seeking internships and full-time jobs in these industries are highly encouraged to attend.

 

Special thanks to our Gold-level sponsor TrueWealth, LLC, our Silver-level sponsor Homrich Berg, and our Bronze-level sponsors Kays Financial Advisory Corporation and Greystar Real Estate Partners!

Click here to view participating employers/organizations

Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

Click here for directions.

More information:

(706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia Career Center and the College of Family and Consumer Sciences

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.

UGA Engineering and Computer Science Career and Internship Fair

Date: January 31, 2019
Time: 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm

Location: Classic Center

This event provides an opportunity for students to meet with employers who are seeking candidates for their open internships, co-ops, and/or full-time positions. Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and Graduate Students are all encouraged to attend.

Students are expected to wear business professional attire and bring printed copies of their resume.

Shuttles will run from Driftmier and Soule Hall - to the Classic Center from 4:00pm - 8:30pm.

Click here to view participating employers/organizations

Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

Click here for directions.

More information: (706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by the University of Georgia

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.

UGA Spring Career & Internship Fair

Date: January 30, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm until 5:00 pm

Location: Classic Center

Meet with recruiters seeking students to fill both internship and full time opportunities. Please dress professionally and bring copies of your resume!

Shuttles will run from campus to the Classic Center between 11:30 am and 5:00 pm. Bus stops include: Memorial Hall, Bio-Chemistry, Physics, across from the Main Library, and the Classic Center.

Click here to view participating employers/organizations

Recommended dress for this event: Business Professional

Click here for directions.

More information:

(706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by the UGA Career Center

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.

Sustainability Classroom Presentation

Date: October 4, 2018
Time: 11:16 am until

Location: Miller Learning Center

Classroom presentation for students working toward Sustainability Certificate. Topic of presentation was job search/networking.

Recommended dress for this event: Casual

Click here for directions.

More information: (706) 542-3375

This event is sponsored by Sustainability Certificate Program

*Unless otherwise noted, all University of Georgia Career Center events are for University of Georgia students and University of Georgia alumni only. Some employer information sessions are conducted by invitation only. Before attending an employer information session, please check the event details in Handshake to determine any attendance eligibility requirements.

The Career Center is committed to providing access for all people. If you have accessibility concerns, please contact us at (706) 542-3375 prior to the event to arrange reasonable accommodations.