This a seven part virtual series designed to give First Generation students career insights, skills, and connections.
Through workshop activities, discussions, hands-on practice, and professional and student panels, First Gen students will have the opportunity to identify their strengths, explore career pathways, learn how to communicate their strengths and interests in resumes, cover letters, personal statements, and interviews, gain strategies to find jobs and internships, and to meet and hear from professionals from a variety of fields.
To Learn more and/or sign-up click on the External Registration option on this page. Sign-up has been extended to Friday, September 11, 2020.
If you are a Nebraska First Generation student who is interested in gaining confidence in pursuing your career goals, Sign-up now to get started!
The series includes the following sessions, all held online 3-4 PM:
Fall 2020 Sessions
Your Strengths & Personal Branding, September 16
Internships 101, October 7
Resumes, Cover Letters & Personal Statements, November 4
Spring 2021 Sessions
Job Search Strategy & Networking, January 27
Interviewing Prep & Performance, February 17
Advocacy in the Workplace, March 3
Preparing for What Is Next, March 24
The First Generation Career Readiness Series is coordinated and offered by University Career Services.