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Career Events

Each semester we offer a variety of on-campus events that promote career development and job searching. We also promote off-campus events including job and career fairs. We hope you take advantage of these opportunities as all have no- or low-cost fees.

Fall Career Events

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My First Resume
September 20
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theater, University Center

Career Treks

Wipfli CPAs and Consultants and Avionte Software
Woodbury, MN and Eagan, MN
Friday, September 22
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 8:15 a.m. 
Wipfli Facility Tour and Company Presentation: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
Avionte Presentation and Tour: 11:15-1:30 p.m. (lunch provided)
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 15

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Area Graduate Schools Visiting Campus
September 25-28
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Heritage Hall, Main Entryway of the University Center

GRE Strategy Workshops 
September 26
3:00 - 4:30 p.m., 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theatre, University Center 

Demystifying the Graduate School Application Process
Presented By: Director of Graduate Admissions at the University of Minnesota
September 27
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theatre, University Center

Mastering the Graduate School Personal Statement
September 28
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theatre, University Center

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Teacher Candidate Professional Development Day
September 29
8:00 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
University Center

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Networking Social
October 10
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Falcons's Nest, University Center

Career Fair
October 11
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

On-Campus Interviews
Thursday, October 12 & Friday, October 13
Visit employers at their Career Fair booths to potentially receive an interview

Covance Information Session
October 11
4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Eau Galle Room, 332 University Center

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Government & Non-Profit Job & Internship Fair  - Free to UWRF Students and Alumni
October 20
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
University of Minnesota, Coffman Memorial Union
Pre-register by October 13th in the "Search Events" tab on the left side of your Hire-a-Falcon account.
Pre-registration is not required. 
Please bring your student ID and/or resume with UWRF education information included.

Career Treks

Royal Credit Union
Eau Claire, WI 
Friday, October 27
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 8:00 a.m.
Tour and Company Presentation: 9:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Registration Deadline: Friday, October 20


Mock Interview Day

November 2
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Registration Deadline: October 20th
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

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Science Forum
November 3
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic Theater/St. Croix Room, University Center

Career Treks

Best Maid Cookie Company, Turnkey Corrections & JETPUBS

River Falls, WI and Hudson, WI
Friday, November 11
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 8:30 a.m.
Best Maid Cookie Company: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Turnkey Corrections: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
JETPUBS: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Registration Deadline: Friday, November 3

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Etiquette Dinner

Registration Deadline: Thursday, Nov 9
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November 14
Event Check-In: 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Event: 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

Upcoming On-Campus Interviews

September 20th
Boeckermann Grafstrom & Mayer LLC
**See Accounting Intern position in Hire-a-Falcon and e-mail resume to Katherine Knipp by September 13th.  Employer will follow-up via phone/e-mail regarding on-campus interviews.

October 12th
ACR Homes
Northwestern Mutual
Compeer Financial
Turnkey Corrections
Land O' Lakes
SoMinn Agronomics
Riesterer & Schnell
WS Ag Center
Milk Specialties Global
**See note below for all October 12th interviews.

October 18th
Cybertrol Engineering
**See note below for October 18th interviews.

October 19th
**See note below for October 19th interviews.

NOTE: Most employers interviewing in connection with the Career Fair will not have their interview schedules listed in Hire-a-Falcon.  These companies will instead be handing out interview invitations to candidates of interest during the Career Fair (visit their booths), or will follow-up with candidates of interest after the Career Fair to schedule on-campus interviews. 

Virtual Career Fairs

Public Health School Virtual Fair--July 11th

Physician Assistant Virtual Fair--July 18th, 19th

Biomed Virtual Grad School Fair--July 25th 

Veteran's Virtual Career Fair--September 14th

Occupational Therapy Education Virtual Fair--August 2nd


Career Fair Websites

WI Campus-Hosted Career Fairs  Attend a fair on another campus.

School District Fairs in Wisconsin

School District Fairs Nationally

Minnesota Public Career Fairs


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Career Services, Division of Student Affairs
M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
211 Hagestad Hall

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