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Career and Leadership Events

Get involved with the CLDC thr ough exceptional events all year long. Take advantage of workshops designed to enhance your professionalism, recruiting events with exciting employers, and opportunities to better understand CLDC services and resources.

Career and Leadership Events


The Fairs


Career & Internship Fair

Fall Semester:  September 26 and 27, 2016

Spring Semester : February 14, 2017

Network with hundreds of employers right on Ohio University's Athens campus at the bi-annual Career & Internship Fair. Employers representing a diverse array of industries travel from across the country to recruit Ohio University students and alumni. Connect with recruiters, explore industries, and practice your networking skills while seeking an internship or job. 

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GET READY!

Schedule  career coaching, a  mock interview, or attend Prepare for the Fair events in advance of the fair. Check out  Bobcat CareerLink  to see which employers have signed up for the fair. 


Prepare for the Fair

Fall Semester:  September 19 to 22, 2016

Spring Semester:  February 6 to 9, 2017

Put your best foot forward at the Career & Internship Fair by taking part in Prepare for the Fair events. Running Monday - Thursday the week before the Career & Internship Fair, the CLDC offers opportunities to learn about professional dress, resumes and cover letters, job searching, and a chance to practice interviewing with professional recruiters!

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Work That Matters 

Non-Profit and Service Fair

October 12, 2016

Connect with non-profit and service organizations to learn about career, internship, and volunteer opportunities in their sectors.

Date and Details

GET READY!

Schedule  career coaching  or a  mock interview  to prepare for the fair. Check out  Bobcat CareerLink  to see which employers have signed up for the fair. 


Grad School Fair

October 19, 2016

Explore graduate education programs throughout the Ohio region. Get to know the variety of opportunities available in your interest area and meet recruiters from those universities in one convenient location. Visit Bobcat CareerLink to see the full list of recruiters and schools attending the fair.

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Find Grad School Resources

Attendee Download

 


JobFest: Part-Time, On-Campus, and Seasonal Employment

March 21, 2017

Expand your opportunities by meeting employers at a career fair geared toward part-time, on-campus, and seasonal employment. Seeking employment for the summer or coming academic year? Take part in this event to find the right position for you.

Date and Details

GET READY!

Schedule  career coaching  or a  mock interview  to prepare for the fair. Check out  Bobcat CareerLink  to see which employers have signed up for the fair. 


Teacher Job Fair

April 10, 2017

Network with schools and school districts from across the country right on Ohio University's Athens campus at the annual Teacher Job Fair. Connect with recruiters, explore opportunities, and practice your networking and interviewing skills all in one day. 

Dates and Details

Employers Attending the Fair

GET READY!

Schedule career coaching or a mock interview to prepare for the fair. Check out Bobcat CareerLink to see which employers have signed up for the fair. 


Networking Events


A Night of Networking

Fall Semester:  September 26, 2016

Spring Semester:  February 14, 2017

Connect with Ohio University alumni who just so happen to be employers. Each semester, during the week of the Career & Internship Fair, the CLDC and  Ohio University Alumni Association  collaborate to bring students and alumni together. Enjoy refreshments and hors d'oeurves while building lasting professional relationships with Bobcats like you. 

Check the  Calendar of Events  for details.

Register for A Night of Networking

NETWORKING CAN BE FUN!

Interested in learning how to network with confidence? Attend the networking workshop:  Who Are You and Why Should I Care? Keys to Networking Success, hosted during Prepare for the Fair.


CANCELLED: Tailgate Networking Night

November 3, 2016

*Due to low registration numbers this event has been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Meet OHIO alumni and cheer on the Bobcat football team! Net work in a casual setting with fellow Bobcats. Enjoy refreshments and non-alcoholic drinks before heading to Peden for the game as the Bobcats face off with the Buffalo Bills. 

Visit  http://www.ohiobobcats.com/  for game details. Students will also be responsible for obtaining their tickets.

Check the  Calendar of Events  for details.

Register for Tailgate Networking Night

NETWORKING CAN BE FUN!

Interested in learning how to network with confidence? Attend the Professional Leadership Series workshop,  Who Are You and Why Should I Care? Keys to Networking Success.


Industry Events

Engage with employers and professionals from your dream industry! Each year the CLDC brings alumni, employers, and professionals from unique industries to campus. Through these events, learn about professions and opportunities in everything from recreation to media to the federal government. 


Government Jobs Panel

September 22, 2016

Meet a diverse panel of employers to learn about careers in government. From service in the United States Peace Corps to careers at Wayne National Forest - this panel will provide insight into the unique opportunities in government!

Panelists

Wayne National Forest

United States Peace Corps

Teach for America

City Year

Check the  Calendar of Events  for details.


Employer Hosted Events

Eager to engage with employers seeking Bobcats? Organization representatives visit campus regularly to connect with students. Activate your Bobcat CareerLink account and check the Bobcat CareerLink events calendar for employer hosted events.

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