Upcoming Success Center Events and Employers On Campus
Students went speed dating with a professional twist on March 5, when they met alumni, got career advice and networking tips, and became more confident job seekers during short “speed networking” intervals and alumni-to-alumni networking.
EMPLOYER IN THE FOYER and CAMPUS RECRUITING
Sioux Falls Parks & Recreation
Thursday, September 7 | 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
UPCOMING EVENTS FOR STUDENTS
Grad School Guru: Personal Statements Graduate Programs
Tuesday, September 12 | 10 to 10:30 a.m. | Canton Room
Drafting your personal statement doesn’t have to be stressful. Attend this event for quick tips that will help you avoid writer’s block and conquer your essay.
Steps to Success: The Academic Calendar and What It Means to You (Core Value Event)
Tuesday, September 12 |10 to 10:30 a.m. | Beloit Room
From deadline alerts to academic policies, this session covers the important dates to stay mindful of each term.
Whether you are busy juggling lots of activities or find yourself procrastinating, this session will help you learn techniques to manage your schedule, motivation, and productivity.
Thursday, October 3 | 10 to 11 a.m. | 2 in 1 room
Thursday, October 3 | 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. | 2 in 1 room
Finding a post-college job shouldn’t be a mad dash right before graduation. There’s a better way to launch your career. The Success Center has strategically designed resources to help you explore and chart your course early. During this power-hour, you will enhance your understand of best practices related to resumes, interviews, LinkedIn and the AU resources that are available to you. Come discover the Augie Advantage and leave with swag. The first 50 participants will receive a FREE Augustana leather padfolio. Registration opens September 18. Register
Study Like a Pro: Test Prep Tips & Tactics (Core Value Event)
Thursday, October 5 | 10 to 10:30 a.m. | Beloit Room
College should not be stressful. As you prepare for midterms, increase your confidence and reduce your anxiety. Staff will help you confirm and refine your techniques by reviewing effective learning strategies and mindsets during this interactive session.
Practice with the Pros: Mock Interviews
Thursday, November 7 | 3:30 to 6 p.m. | Success Center
Don’t wait until your dream job is on the line. Meet with a professional in the field for personalized feedback on your interview responses. Registration opens October 30. Register to attend this event
Friday, November 10 to Saturday, November 11
Get away from the busyness of the semester to discover your vocation, purpose, and passions. Priority registration will be given to exploratory or faculty-nominated students. Interested in being nominated? Contact the Student Success Center.
Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Changing Majors (Core Value Event)
Tuesday, November 14 | 10 to 10:30 a.m. | Beloit Room
Choosing or changing your career pathway can be exciting and challenging. Gaining a better understanding of yourself and your options does not need to be overwhelming. Come to discover the resources designed to facilitate your exploration and discernment.