Upcoming Success Center Events and Employers On Campus

Students went speed dating with a professional twist 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 GRADUATE SCHOOL RECRUITING

Employers routinely visit campus to recruit Augustana students. Connect with these organizations in the Commons Concourse from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the day listed below.

 

Chicago Semester

September 24 & 25

Lutheran Volunteer Corps

November 9

 

UPCOMING EVENTS FOR STUDENTS

How to Succeed in Language Courses (Core Value Event)

September 25 | 10:15-10:45 | Back Alley
Start confident. Join us for a conversation about success strategies in language courses. Hear from upper-class mentors who can share the mindset and tools that will help you succeed.

Grad School Guru

September 25 | 12:30-1:00 | Canton Room
Launch your graduate school search and application with confidence. Attend this session to acquire tips and strategies for navigating the application process and writing your personal statement.

How to Succeed in Music Courses (Core Value Event)

September 27 | 10:15-10:45 | Back Alley
Start confident. Join us for a conversation about success strategies in language courses. Hear from upper-class mentors who can share the mindset and tools that will help you succeed.

Time is Wasting - Let's Get Back on Track

October 11 | 10 -10:45 | Beloit Room
Is your to-do list getting longer? Are you running out time to get assignments done? Are you missing out on relaxation time? Make some time for this presentation on Time Management so that your list gets shorter and your assignments get done and that relaxation is not so stressful!

Academic Planner Labs (Core Value Excellence)

You have questions. We have answers. Build your Spring schedule in Academic Planner during this hands-on session. Viking Advisors and staff will be available to provide personalized support.
October 22 | 5 to 7 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Exercise Science, Exploring, Fitness Management, Physical Education, Sport Management
October 23 | 7 to 9 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Anthropology, Art, Classics, Economics, Music, Music Education, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, Theatre
October 24 | 5 to 7 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Communication Business, Communication Studies, English, French, German, Government, International Studies, Journalism, Media Studies, Modern Foreign Language, Spanish
October 25 | 7 to 9 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Biology, Nursing
October 29 | 5 to 6 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Biology, Nursing
October 30 | 7 to 9 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Accounting, Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Computer Science
October 31 | 7 to 9 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemistry Physics, Engineering Physics, Math, Physics
November 1 | 7 to 9 p.m. | Madsen Computer Lab | Communication Disorders, Education: All Grades, Elementary Education, History, Secondary Education, Sign Language Interpreting, Sociology, Special Education

Practice With The Pros

November 29 | 3 -5 | 3 in 1 Room
Will you be looking for a job or an internship in the near future? Come practice your interviewing skills with the pros - local employers and the Student Success Center. You will have the opportunity to practice your elevator pitch and answer traditional interview questions along with behavior-based questions all while receiving feedback from local hiring managers. This is a great event to start practicing interview techniques - it is never too early to start preparing!