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Explore Your Possibilities - Schedule of Sessions

Reserve your seat for these discussions and presentations

Schedule of Sessions * Sessions are 50 minutes.

Tuesday, October 22

Title Description Room Time
Going Global-Living and Working Abroad Join UWEC staff as they talk about their experience living and working abroad. Ho-Chunk 11:00
Resume Writing 101 Learn how to write and format a resume that will get the attention of employers. Menominee 11:00
Careers in Health Care This session will offer detailed discussion of the career options in Health Care. Ho-Chunk 12:00
Careers in the Environmental Sciences This session highlights careers for those interested in science and the environment. Menominee 12:00
Grad School? You? Learn how to distinguish between degree programs and get strategies for admission. Ho-Chunk 1:00
Succeeding at an Internship Employers and their interns share what they did to ensure a positive internship experience. Menominee 1:00
Success in your First Job Join young professionals as they offer guidance on the transition from the classroom to the work world. Ho-Chunk 2:00
Getting the most out of your Service Learning A panel of Service Learning community partners share ways they see students making the most of their service learning experience. Menominee 2:00
Start with Why - Career Decision Making Do you know people who LOVE THEIR JOB? What would it take for YOU to end up in a job you LOVE!?? Where do you even begin?? Join us—regardless of your major. We’ll help you get started today…by Starting with WHY! Centennial A 2:00
Building Your Professional Online Network Using LinkedIn Learn how to create a profile and start making connections on the world's largest professional networking tool. Ho-Chunk 3:00
Finding your Passion Feeling unsure about your major? This session will give you a starting point with tools and techniques to find your passion and live your dream. Menominee 3:00

Wednesday, October 23

Title Description Room Time
Careers in the Insurance Industry Attend this session to better understand the many varied opportunities in the fast-growing insurance industry. Ho-Chunk 11:00
Careers in Non-profits A panel of employers will discuss the variety of options in the field of non-profits. Menominee 11:00
Faculty Student Research - Your A - Z Guide to Getting Involved & Making the Most Your Experience Hear from students about getting started in research and why this unique undergraduate opportunity might be right for you. Centennial A 11:00
Resume Writing Dos and Don'ts A panel of employers will share what they really want to see on a resume. Ho-Chunk 12:00
Tools for the Future: How UWEC Prepares You Learn how to market and explain the skills you gained from your liberal education to others, including employers. Menominee 12:00
Careers in Environmental Studies for Non-Science majors If you are interested in the environment but don't want to be a scientist, you should attend this session and learn about the variety of ways you can work in this field. Centennial A 12:00
Interviewing 101 Get interviewing tips and hear from experts on what makes a great interview. Ho-Chunk 1:00
Finding Your Passion Feeling unsure about your major? This session will give you a starting point with tools and techniques to find your passion and live your dream. Menominee 1:00
Choosing a Major - I can't decide or don't know what I want to do the rest of my life This is a great session to attend if you having a difficult time deciding on a major or feeling stuck. Ho-Chunk 2:00
Strategies for Success: Applying for Graduate School If you are planning to apply for graduate school in the next few months, this is the session for you. Centennial A 2:00
Careers in the Arts Join a panel of community members who are using their creativity and entrepreneurship in "conventional" careers. Centennial B 2:00
Careers in Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations Learn about the variety of careers in these 3 fields, including the differences and similarities between the fields. Ho-Chunk 3:00
How to Market Your Study Abroad Experience This session will help you identify skills gained from study abroad experiences and show you how to market them in the job search. Centennial A 3:00

Thursday, October 24

Title Description Room Time
Getting a Job Hiring experts share what they look for in a candidate. Get advice and suggestions to start your job search. Ho-Chunk 11:00
Peace Corps Hear from a Peace Corps representative about this life-changing opportunity. Centennial B 11:00
Building Your Leadership Skills Leadership is one of the most desired skills in the job search. This session will give you ideas on how you can get involved on and off-campus to become a leader. Ho-Chunk 12:00
Careers in Business Know you want to work in business but are unsure of what that really means? Attend this session! Centennial B 12:00
How to Find an Internship Learn how to find and apply for an internship. Ho-Chunk 1:00
Exploring Careers in Fitness and Wellness A panel of professionals in fitness and wellness will discuss their career paths and answer your questions. Centennial A 1:00
Peace Corps Hear from a Peace Corps representative about this life-changing opportunity. Centennial B 1:00
Interviewing 101 Get interviewing tips and hear from experts on what makes a great interview. Ho-Chunk 2:00
Study Abroad and other Immersion Experiences at UW-Eau Claire Our university emphasizes immersion experiences. Learn more about National Student Exchange, Study Abroad and the Civil Rights Pilgrimage. Centennial B 2:00
Careers in Counseling Hear from practitioners in the field of counseling about the similarities and differences in their jobs. Ho-Chunk 3:00
Resume Writing Dos & Don'ts A panel of employers will share what they really want to see on a resume. Centennial B 3:00

* Schedule subject to change