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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


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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
Registration Form
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 kknipp@bgm-cpa.com 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
DairiConcepts
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
CliftonLarsonAllen
**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

 

2014 Out for Work Bronze MedalContact Us

Career Services, Division of Student Affairs
career.services@uwrf.edu
715-425-3572
M-F, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
211 Hagestad Hall

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