Still looking for the right job? OHIO offers help

If getting a foothold on your career is taking you some time, take advantage of individual career coaching and other services offered by your alma mater.

The College of Arts & Sciences and the Career and Leadership Development Center are hosting the first Arts & Sciences Career & Networking Week, from Jan. 30 to Feb. 3.

As alumni of Ohio University, you can participate in any of the activities during this week, with the highlight event being Alumni Day Feb. 2. You also have year-round access to many career services—iincluding individualized career coaching.


Schedule an Individualized Career Coaching Session

Take advantage of an individualized career coaching session with Assistant Director Kacey Schaum, who specializes in coaching arts and sciences majors. Get started with a short, easy conversation with her:

  • Thursday, Feb. 2, from 1 to 4 p.m.—by phone or on campus
  • At a convenient day and time for you—by phone or on campus

RSVP for your time slot by contacting Kacey Schaum at schaum@ohio.edu.


Come Back to Athens | Networking Reception, Feb. 2

Come back to Athens Feb. 2 for the first College of Arts & Sciences networking reception.

  • Thursday, Feb. 2
  • 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. (Come for a while or stay the whole time, whatever fits your schedule.)
  • Baker Center Ballroom B
  • Free hors d’oeuvres
  • RSVP now!

Bring your business cards—and take home a handful of contacts from other Bobcat alumni and students. Find out how to “tie down” your contacts.

Don’t have business cards? The College of Arts & Sciences will print some for you for this event. (Contact Lisa Cohen, Director of External Relations, at cohenl@ohio.edu.)

LearnEarnRetire guru Alan McMillan will provide easy guides to make this a fun night for all!


Join the College of Arts & Sciences LinkedIn

Get the first scoop on job postings and career tips from Kacey Schaum on the college’s new LInkedIn group.

And More Opportunities

You’re also invited to other sessions offered during Career & Networking Week on topics such as LinkedIn and salary negotiations. Feel free to invite fellow Bobcats to come back to campus with you!

Can’t make it? There are many other ways to get involved.

Plus, individualized career coaching, resume reviews and more are available to you year-round through the Career and Leadership Development Center, 740-593-2909.

And don’t forget to sign up for Bobcat Career Link!

Sincerely,

Lisa Cohen
Director of External Relations, College of Arts & Sciences

Kacey Schaum
Assistant Director for the Career and Leadership Development Center

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