CEHS Career Center Events, Workshops and Opportunities

Hi! Welcome to the College of Education and Human Sciences Career Center blog! Here is where you can check for CEHS Career Events happening around campus. Keep reading for more info. Scroll down for the CEHS Career Calendar of Events, with details and information about all the interactive ways you can explore career opportunities! (Both on and off campus.)

CEHS Career Calendar of Events

Event Date Time Location What’s Happening RSVP
Career Fair Registration Opens August 30th All day Handshake Sign up to attend the Fall UNL Career Fairs Click here for more information
In Person Career Fair Sept. 21-23 noon- 4:00 pm Nebraska Student Union Meet with professionals and employers in a variety of roles and industries to ask about internships and available positions. Click here for more information
In Person Career Fair Sept. 24th 10:00 am- 2:00 pm East Campus Union Meet with professionals and employers in a variety of roles and industries to ask about internships and available positions. Click here for more information

*Below are details about events and links to more information

The CEHS Career Center is hosting a variety of career events and workshops for you to join in this fall. We guarantee you will want to check them out; whether it’s one of our casual employer meet and greets in Henzlik Hall, a professional workshop happening on campus and/or zoom, UNL career fairs, or one of the CEHS Career Events happening to help you explore your career options. These career events are designed with CEHS students in mind, so you can connect the academic work you are doing within your programs to your own individual, valuable experiences in the field! The benefits of going to CEHS Career events include:

  • Opportunity to explore careers at Employer Spotlights
  • Meet with employers to learn about who is hiring, available internships, and what skills are they looking for when they hire
  • Hear tips from industry experts about interview techniques and professionalism
  • No-pressure networking
  • Learn about career pathways from alumni and employees working in different industries
  • Explore what options you have and all that you can do with your degree, before and after you graduate from UNL
  • Find out how to tell your story and share about your strengths

Here is a detailed list of events that you can attend to help you get started on career planning and exploration! You can email a career coach at cehs-career@unl.edu with questions about events, opportunities, or other details. If you’re wondering who your career coaches are, watch this short video to learn more about the services they provide which are available to you! Schedule one-to-one appointments through MyPlan.

September

What: UNL In-person Career Fair

When: Sept. 21-23 Noon – 4:00 pm and Sept. 24th 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Where: Sept. 21-23 Nebraska Union and Sept. 24th East Campus Union

Why: Connect with employers to talk about hiring opportunities and internships.

What to expect: Great opportunity for all majors and programs, at any level. In person, students with engage with employers to learn about available positions and how to apply for jobs and internships, industry insights, and great time to chat with professionals face-to-face. Be ready to talk about your skills and career goals and ready to engage to a variety of employers. For more information, check out this link.  Students registration opens August 30th in Handshake.

October

What: UNL Virtual Career Fair

When: October 12-13

Where: Handshake

Why: Visit with employers who are hiring and learn about career opportunities

What to expect: Students, alumni, and employers can all access the Career Fairs registrations through Handshake. Click here to learn more about Handshake. Visit with employers and companies through video and chat to explore career opportunities.

 

By Mollie Rappl
Mollie Rappl Career Coach Mollie Rappl