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.

LifeScape

November 1

US Army Healthcare

November 1

Dakota Post

November 8

Lutheran Volunteer Corps

November 9

US Army

November 15

 

UPCOMING EVENTS FOR STUDENTS

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 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 | 5 to 7 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

Etiquette Dinner

November 6 | 6:30 - 9 p.m. |   Networking Reception - Student Street, EMC
Etiquette Dinner - 3 in 1 Room, Commons
Cost $5.00 | Registration required by Nov. 1: www.augielink.com/etiquette
Event Sponsors: Student Success Center, Modern Woodmen, UBG, Alumni Association & ASA

Marketing Your International Experience

November 13 | 10 -10:30 | FSC 114

Go Global: Post-Grad. Work Abroad Opportunities

November 15 | 10 - 10:30 | 2 in 1 room
Looking for internships or employment abroad?
Browse the listings in Augie Opportunities. These premier opportunities have been vetted by Augustana faculty and the International Education Programs Office. You may also locate additional opportunities on the websites listed below. If you secure a position from one of these employers, please contact IPO or the internship coordinator of your respective academic program to confirm its merit.

National Career Development Day

November 14 | 11 -1 | Ordal Dinning Hall

November is National Career Development month. We’re here to help you celebrate. Stop by at your convenience to win prizes or quick tips that will give your career a competitive edge.

Exploring Healthcare Careers (Core Value Event)

November 15 | 10 -10:30 | Halverson Room

Calling all healthcare students! Whether you’re confirming your existing goals or changing careers altogether, there is something for everyone at this session. During this meetup, you will discover resources to explore the broad industry of healthcare and strategies you can use to navigate the competitive nature of these careers. Leave with peace of mind and a plan for achieving your goals.

Breaking Up is Hard to Do: Changing Majors (Core Value Event)

November 27 | 10 -10:30 | Beloit Room

If you are unsure about your current major or exploring different careers, this event is for you. Come to discover the resources designed to facilitate your exploration and discernment.

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!