Preparing for the Real World
On the eve of the May commencement, alumni celebrate the passing of the torch of learning from faculty and staff to the newest class of graduates. Faculty and staff will lead students and alumni representing various past class years in a procession to mark the seniors’ last night as undergraduates. Free. 315-312-2106.
Location: Marano Campus Center
Friday, May 13, 9 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
SUNY Oswego celebrates its 155th Commencement with three ceremonies: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at 9 a.m. School of Business at 1 p.m. School of Communication, Media and the Arts and School of Education at 4 p.m. Admission by ticket. Also webcast live from oswego.edu. 315-312-2106. https://www.oswego.edu/college-store/commencement
Location: Arena and Convocation Hall, Marano Campus Center
Saturday, May 14, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Golf - Laker Spring Tournament
Location: Oswego Country Club, W 1st St, Oswego, NY 13126, United States
Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Women's Lacrosse vs. Brockport
Location: Laker Turf Stadium
Saturday, April 30, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Reunion Weekend 2016
Join us for the biggest alumni party of the year! Visit alumni.oswego.edu/reunion for the most up-to-date information.
Location: SUNY Oswego, 7060 NY-104, Oswego, NY 13126, United States
Saturday, April 30, 6:05 a.m. - 6:05 a.m.
2016 Alumni Mets Game
Gather with NYC-area alumni, family and friends for a day at the ballpark! http://bit.ly/1RKCBib
Location: Citi Field 123-01 Roosevelt Ave New York, NY 11368
Saturday, July 9, 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Complete BOTH 1 and 2:
1. Refine your resume DATE COMPLETED: ________
A solid resume is a necessity for any job application and most graduate schools. Come get your resume critiqued by trained student interns in the Compass Resource Center! Sample resumes are also available. Another resource available to you is Optimal Resume - an online tool to help you build and store unlimited resumes and cover letters, conduct video mock interviews, design portfolios and your professional website, search for jobs and more.
2. Develop your cover letter DATE COMPLETED: ________
Similar to a resume, a cover letter is a requirement for almost all job applications. Student interns at the Compass are also trained in this skill, so stop by the Compass Resource Center! Sample cover letters are available as well. Also, check out Optimal Resume.
3. Participate in a mock interview DATE COMPLETED: ________
Participating in a mock interview is great preparation for real job interviews you will soon have to face. Contact Career Services to schedule a mock interview or to find out when businesses will be conducting mock interviews on campus. Also, check out video mock interview options on Optimal Resume.