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Pardon Our Dust…Walk-In Services Suspended

June 2, 2014

Pardon our dust


The Office of Career Services is undergoing remodeling and will not be providing walk-in services including Resume Review Sessions until further notice.

Staff members will be available to assist students & alumni by phone if needed. Please call the office at 219-989-2600 for assistance.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience. We look forward to seeing you soon!                                                                                                     


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April 4, 2014

The application period is now open for the Interns for Indiana Program!

This year we are collaborating with four wonderful companies offering 8 internship opportunities! Internships will take place during the summer. Interns will complete 400 hours and are provided a stipend of $4,500 paid in three increments of $1,500.

 To qualify:

  1. Be a  full-time junior or senior at the time of the internship (if you are graduating May 2014, sorry you do not qualify)
  2. Completing your first bachelor’s degree
  3. Have a minimum 2.8 GPA
  4. You must complete the application by 4:30pm, Friday, April 11, 2014   Click here for Application

 Sorry, at this time the Interns for Indiana program does not accept graduate students.

Applications must be returned to Amber Garrett in the Office of Career Services (SUL 349) no later than 4:30pm April 11th. The application can be dropped off in the office, faxed in to 219-989-2770 or emailed to

 The following list will provide you with participating organizations, position available and links to job descriptions:

 Crowley Engineering, LLC | Mechanical Engineering Intern |

 BeulahWorks, LLC | Computer Information Technology Intern |

 NIES Engineering | Engineering Interns (Prefer Civil/ Civil Engineering Technology) |

 Tribologik Corporation | Marketing/Sales Intern |

 Remember the application closing date for each of these opportunities is Friday April 11th at 4:30pm!

 If you should have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Career Services at (219) 989-2600 or stop by SUL 349.  


Student Employment Week

April 4, 2014


Student Employee of the Year

We will be celebrating National Student Employment Week  April 13th-19th, 2014. Student workers make tremendous contributions to the university. To express our appreciation to these students, on Wednesday, April 16th, join us in Calumet Falls from 11 A.M. – 2 P.M. for a Pizza Party and Celebration Cake while listening to the fabulous music of DJ Paul Segal, 219 Productions!

On Thursday, April 17th, the Student Employee of the Year and Student Employee Supervisor of the Year winners will be announced at the Reception, open to the entire campus, in YJean Chambers, Student Union and Library, 3rd floor,  from 12:30 P. M. – 1:30 P.M. at which light refreshments will be served.

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Upcoming Events!!

March 6, 2014

Etiquette Lesson & Lunch

Career Services along with the Hospitality and Tourism Management department will be hosting an Etiquette Lesson and Lunch on April 2, 2014 from 10:15am-1:30pmEnjoy lunch, network with employers and learn proper manners along the way! A $10 deposit is due at time of registration but will be returned upon complete participation.

The event is broken down into two parts: Etiquette lesson from 10:15-11:45am and the Lunch with employers from 12:00-1:30pm. You MUST attend BOTH the lesson and the lunch to get your deposit back and participate in the event. Space is limited so register by 03/21! For more information or to register, please call the office of Career Services at (219) 989-2600. Don’t miss this great opportunity!

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All Majors Career and Internship Fair

January 29, 2014

All Majors Career and Internship Fair

Friday, February 14th from 11a-2p

Purdue University Calumet Gymnasium (Fitness and Recreation Center)

The following link will provide you with a list of employers/organizations attending the event.  The link auto-updates:  

 Please register for this event by completing the following steps (the first 20 to register will receive a giveaway from Career Services):

 Go to and click on the student link

  1. A new page will open, enter your username and password for the CareerTrax system. If you do not have a username/password or cannot remember this information please contact the Office of Career Services- (219) 989-2600.
  2. Once in CareerTrax, make sure your resume is up-to-date by scrolling over the “my account” tab and clicking on “my documents”
  3. Once you have double checked your resume register for the event by clicking on the “career events” tab  and then clicking on the “2014 All Majors” link.
  4. A new page will open, click “register”


You do not have to register to participate in this event.  However, by registering you are giving Career Services permission to include you resume in the employer resume books for distribution after the event.

 In addition to the All Majors Career and Internship Fair there are additional career fairs you may be interested in attending:


Business Career Fair: Krannert Business Undergraduate Spring Career Fair (Purdue West Lafayette, Memorial Union)

Thursday, January 30, 2014 from 10a-3:30p (Eastern Time)


Hospitality Industry Career Fair: Illinois-International Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutional Education (ICHRIE) and DePaul University

Friday, January 31, 2014 from 10a-2p (DePaul University, Lincoln Park Campus)

To register for the career fair  or for additional information go to:


College of Technology Career Fair (Purdue West Lafayette, Memorial Union)

February 25, 2014 from 11a-3p (Eastern Time)

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