Backpack to Briefcase - What You Need to Know Before You Go!
Student Involvement Awards
Awards recognize and reward students and their organizations whose involvement has made SUNY Oswego and the surrounding community a better place to live and learn. Free; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-5420; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Location: Arena and Convocation Hall, Campus Center
Tuesday, April 22, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Indie concert: Arms & Sleepers, American Royalty and Gianni Paci
Arms & Sleepers is an electronic duo from Boston. American Royalty is a psych-pop trio from Brooklyn. Guitarist Gianni Paci is a recent graduate of New York University and is influenced by Buddy Holly and The Beatles. Performer Magazine recently featured him on its cover. $5 at the door; parking for those without a campus parking sticker is $1 -- see oswego.edu/administration/parking. 312-4581.
Location: Lounge, Hewitt Union
Friday, April 25, 7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Softball vs. Potsdam
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Softball Field
Sunday, April 20, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Softball vs. SUNYIT
Location: Oswego, NY- Laker Softball Field
Tuesday, April 22, 3:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
GOLD Third Thursdays
Visit http://www.facebook.com/events/453070221388940 for the latest locations or suggest your own!
Location: Various Cities
Thursday, May 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2014
More information: alumni.oswego.edu/reunion
Location: SUNY Oswego, New York 104, Oswego, NY, United States
Thursday, June 5, noon - noon
Attend a free Career Conference on March 5th designed with your success in mind and
win some incredible prizes!
DON'T FORGET ABOUT THE CAREER FAIR MARCH 7TH, 4-6PM, SWETMAN GYM!!
This evening will have corporate recruiters, local experts and alumni running workshops on topics including:
· The Job Search Process
· Interviewing Skills
· Financial Surviving and Thriving After You Graduate
· Gap Year Options - What to do if you Don't Want the Job Market OR Graduate School
The workshops will take place over two 45 minute sessions, so you get to choose which topics you want to attend. You will have the opportunity to win some GREAT prizes
Conference Introduction: 6:00 pm: Campus Center Auditorium
Conference Introduction: 6:00 pm:
Campus Center Auditorium
Keynote Speaker: Kevin Sutherland '05
Budget Coordinator, Thompkins County
Session I: 6:40-7:25 pm
The Job Search Process - What You Need to Know to Succeed
Corporate Recruiters, Target Corporation
The transition from here to there can be challenging. Learn how to conduct yourself professionally throughout the job search process. Topics will include job search documents, managing your online profile appropriately, critical follow up, etiquette dining, and interview dress. In addition, you will be able to ask all the questions you have wanted to know about the recruiter and the job search process!
Interview Warrior: How to Crush the Competition
Renee Marchak, Class of 1994; Personnel Coordinator for Maxim Healthcare Services in Syracuse, NY
Interviewing is the final-and most stressful -aspect of the entire job search process. It is also a skill you can learn! Join corporate recruiters as they discuss what recruiters look for, how to prepare for an interview, what questions you'll likely be asked, how to respond to difficult or illegal questions, and appropriate follow up.
Session II: 7:30-8:15 pm
A Car, Some Cash, and a Place to Crash
Tim Barnhart, Class of 2002: Managing Director, Northwestern Mutual Syracuse
We'll cover the topics that you need to hear about in order to financially survive out there. Rent or Own? Lease or Buy? Managing student loan debt, understanding budgeting, health insurance, taxes and why you should worry about retirement now... are just a few of the areas we'll cover.
Jobs Your Mother Never Thought You'd Have
Alyssa Amyotte, Coordinator, Service Learning & Community Service, SUNY Oswego
So, you've decided that the corporate world is not for you, and you can't imagine spending the time and money on graduate school right now. What can you do for a year or two that will score high on the cool-o-meter? Sure, there is the Peace Corps, but what else? We'll discuss a world of options that can take you literally to the ends of the earth and across all career fields.