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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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ACR Homes Open House
September 16
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Falcon's Nest, University Center

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My First Resume
September 21
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Wind River Room, University Center

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Accounting & Auditing Student Conference
September 22
Minneapolis Convention Center
Registration: $15 online, $20 at the door

Fall Public Service Fair
September 27
3:00 - 6:00 p.m. 
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

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Area Graduate Schools Visiting Campus
September 26-29
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Heritage Hall, Main Entryway of the University Center

GRE 101: Strategies for Success
September 27
3:00 - 4:30 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

Demystifying the Graduate School Application Process
Presented By: Director of Graduate Admissions at the University of Minnesota
September 29
2:30 - 4:00 p.m.
Kinnickinnic River Theater, University Center

Career Treks

Career Trek to Uline
Hudson, WI
September 30
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 9:30 a.m.
Facility Tour and Presentation: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Bus Returns to Campus: 12:30 p.m.
Registration Deadline: September 23

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Teacher Candidate Professional Development Day
September 30
8:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.
University Center

Multicultural Career and Internship Fair
October 6
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

Graduate School Fair
October 10
3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
UW-Madison, Varsity Hall, Union South
Free of charge

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Career Fair Prep

October 10
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Falls Room, University Center

Networking Social

October 11
5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Falcons's Nest, University Center

Career Fair
October 12
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

On-Campus Interviews
Thursday, October 13 & Friday, October 14
Visit employers at their Career Fair booths to potentially receive an interview


Career Treks

Career Trek to Bremer Bank Service Center
Lake Elmo, MN
October 21
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 9:00 a.m.
Tour and Presentation: 10:00 a.m. - Noon
Bus Returns to Campus: 12:45 p.m.
Registration Deadline: October 14

Covance Information Session
October 25
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Eau Galle Room, University Center

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Government & Non-Profit Job & Internship Fair  - Free to UWRF Students and Alumni
October 28
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
University of Minnesota, Coffman Memorial Union
Pre-Register for the Event in Hire-a-Falcon, under the Career Events tab
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 19

State of Minnesota Career Fair
October 29
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Minnesota Senate Building
95 University Ave W.
Saint Paul, MN

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Mock Interview Day

November 3
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

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Science Forum
November 4
12:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

Career Treks

Career Trek to Kwik Trip Distribution Center in La Crosse, WI and Fastenal in Winona, MN

November 11
Bus Departs Pay Lot 1: 7:30 a.m.
Kwik Trip Facility Tour and Presentation: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Travel to Winona: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fastenal Facility Tour and Presentation: 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Bus Returns to Campus: 6:00 p.m. at the latest
Registration Deadline: November 4

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Etiquette Dinner

Registration Deadline: Wednesday, Nov 9
Registration Form
November 15
5:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Riverview Ballroom, University Center

Professional Baseball Employment Opportunities (PBEO®) Program
December 4-7
National Harbor, Maryland at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Advance registration (valid on or before Oct. 21, 2016) for non-members is $200 ($150 Job Fair registration + $50 annual membership)
On-site registration fees will increase by $50 for both current and non-members


Upcoming On-Campus Interviews

Visit the On-Campus Interview website for more information

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). 

CliftonLarsonAllen LLP
- October 7

Quality Liquid Feeds - October 12
All-American Co-op - October 12

AgriGold Hybrids - October 13
AgStar Financial - October 13
Cedar Country Cooperative - October 13
Evans Manufacturing - October 13
Land O'Lakes, Inc. - October 13
Milk Specialties Global - October 13
Northwestern Mutual - October 13
Riesterer & Schnell, Inc. - October 13
Turnkey Corrections - October 13
United States Army - October 13
Wakefield Pork, Inc. - October 13
WS AG Center - October 13

Kohler Company - Will not be at the Career Fair, but submit your resume in the "Interviews On-Campus" tab in Hire-a Falcon and they will be in contact regarding scheduling a phone interview

Enterprise Rent-a-Car
- Will be scheduling virtual interviews, see recruiter at the Career Fair to potentially receive an interview

3M - October 17

Jennie-O Turkey Store - October 19

Covance Information Session - October 25
Eau Galle Room, University Center, 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
See Hire-a-Falcon for details, click the Career Events tab

Covance - October 26
Walgreens - October 26

Virtual Career Fairs

Health Professions Week, September 26 and 30
Pharmacy School Fair, October 4, 5
Biomed Grad School Fair,
October 5 
Social Work Graduate Schools, October 6
Veteran's Career Fair, October 20

Career Fair Websites

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

School District Fairs in Wisconsin

School District Fairs Nationally

Minnesota Campus Career Fairs NOTE: Prior to attending, check to ensure WI students may attend.

Minnesota Public Career Fairs

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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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