Week at a Glance

Here are the events that the career center is hosting this week!

Links to register for the events are listed below.

Virtual Session: Writing Your Federal Resume: This virtual presentation will explain each section of the job opportunity announcement (JOA) in an effort to better inform applicants and to assist them in selecting the right job. The presentation highlights a three part process to assist applicants in writing their Federal resume. Attendees will be shown a real JOA and walked through a process that helps them review the JOA to determine qualifications and interest, identify the important requirements and then tailor their resumes with that JOA. Lastly, it will provide a quick overview of the resume builder on USAJOBS.

Internship 101: Launch Your Career: Confused on where to start when looking for an internship? This workshop can help with that. Find out everything you need to know about why internships are important, what your options are, and how to find and secure one. Students will learn how to seek, get and follow through with your Internship prospects.

Group Mock Interview – College of Public Policy: This session is for current students participating in an internship class for summer 2017 in the college of public policy (CRJ and PAD majors). Attend a Group Mock Interview offered by the University Career Center in partnership with representatives from employers in the San Antonio area. Practice your interview skills and get expert advice on how to give the best possible interview and increase your chances of landing the job! Group Mock Interviews take place in a round-table format, with five to seven students per table answering commonly asked interview questions. In addition to answering interview questions, you will receive advice from your interviewer for improving your interview skills. Professional dress is required. Most of the participating interviewers may be actual recruiters representing major employers. You will want to make a positive and professional impression of yourself and UTSA.

By Yvonne H Gonzalez
Yvonne H Gonzalez Associate Director/Events Manager Yvonne H Gonzalez