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Drop In Advising Cancelled November 26th and November 27th

November 25, 2014

Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday Break, all Drop-In Advising Sessions will be cancelled Wednesday November 26th and Thursday November 27th. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Have a Happy Holiday!

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Etiquette Lunch and Lesson November 7th!

October 6, 2014

The Career Center is now accepting reservations for the Etiquette Lesson and Lunch. The event is scheduled for Friday November 7th from 11:30am-1:30pm in Room With a View (Student Union Library Building)  Students can enjoy lunch, network with employers and learn proper manners along the way. 

A $10.00 deposit is due at the time of registration and is refundable upon participation in the event. Space is limited, so you must come to The Career Center to register by October 31st to reserve a spot. Don’t miss out on this great networking event.  For more information, call 219-989-2600.

 

Etiquette Lunch Pic 2014

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Upcoming Events for October!!

October 1, 2014

Rapid Resume Reviews: 

Monday October 6 and Tuesday October 7 from 11:00am -2:00pm
Two Locations available during these times: The Career Center, SUL 349 & The Writing Center, CLO 263
Get your resume reviewed before the job fair! No appointment necessary…stop by either location for a quick review session

1 On 1 Resume Workshop:

Tuesday October 7 from 2:30pm – 7:30pm
The Writing Center, CLO 263
Stop in for additional resume assistance from the Writing Center Staff before the job fair…no appointment necessary!

Part-Time Jobs Fair:

Wednesday, October 8 from 11:30am-1:30pm
Student Union Library Concourse
Bring your resumes and network with employers who are offering part-time/seasonal employment opportunities

Employers Scheduled to Attend Include:

  • Ameristar Casino and Hotel
  • BKD, LLP
  • Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Calumet Council BSA
  • Centier Bank
  • Purdue University Calumet – Education Talent Search
  • Horseshoe Casino
  • Indiana Tech
  • Panda Express
  • PhysAssist Scribes
  • Regional Federal Credit Union
  • Purdue University Calumet – Riley Child Care Center
  • South Star Services
  • Speedway
  • St. John Animal Clinic
  • Staff Source
  • Standard Bank
  • The Adventure Club
  • Trade Winds Services
  • Ultimate Security
  • US Steel
  • Vector Marketing

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Ameristar Casino Information Session

September 3, 2014

Ameristar Casino and Hotel  will be conducting an Information Session on September 16th from 5:00pm-6:00pm in the HTM building Room 193!

 They will be discussing various job openings currently available in the following areas:

  • Cage Cashier
  • Facilities
  • Food and Beverage
  • Marketing
  • Table Games
  • Hotel

This information session is open to all students, however College of Business/HTM students are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP for the event via CareerTrax.

Interviews will be scheduled for the following day for those interested in employment, September 17th, and will be held in SUL 349. Any student not able to attend interviews on September 17th may have the option to schedule interviews for Thursday September 18th or Friday September 19th at Ameristar Casino and Hotel in East Chicago.

Interviews will be scheduled at the event only!!  For more information on the available positions or to apply, please visit www.ameristar.com/careers  or contact Ameristar’s Human Resource Department at 219-378-3005

 If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Career Center at 219-989-2600!  We look forward to seeing you there. 

 

Ameristar logo

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Walk In Review Sessions New Hours!!!

August 7, 2014

New Hours           

The Career Center’s Drop In Career Advising Hours for the Fall 2014 semester:
                                                        Tuesdays @ 10:00am or 2:00pm
                                                         Wednesdays @ 12:00 pm
                                                        Thursdays @ 9:00 am or 3:00 pm

*Special Evening Hours: First Wednesday of Every Month 4:00pm – 6:00pm will start in September.  This session is not offered during Summer or semester breaks.

Sessions are first come, first served! Students must create and bring a resume/cover letter prior to review and must arrive promptly at the specified times above for assistance with the following services:

  • Document Review (Resume/Cover Letter)
  • Using CareerTrax/Online Career Services
  • Job/Internship Search Strategies
  • Student Employment Information

Other Career Center services offered by appointment only are Mock Interviews, Interview Preparations, Graduate School Preparation, Career Planning, LinkedIN, Professional Portfolio Building and Career Events

 

 

 

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