University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
Career Services

 Calendar of Workshops, Fairs and
Professional Development Programs

Career Services offers a variety of workshops and programs to assist you in gaining skills to navigate your way through today's job market as well as to connect you with employers and organizations outside of the University.   

For a complete list of current events, employer and graduate school information sessions, and off-campus events, log into  PRO- Phoenix Recruitment Online and view the Career Events.

Spring 2016
Click on the workshop/program name to view more details.
Date Program Time and Location
Wed., Feb. 3 Creating a Resume 101 Union Room 103
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Tues., Feb. 16 The Basics of Applying to Graduate School Union Room 103
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 17 Interviewing Basics - Make a Great Impression Union Room 103
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 17 LinkedIn - The Basics to Get Started Union, 1965 Room
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 24 Mock Interview Day
(Sign up begins January 20, 2016)
Phoenix Rooms, Union
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 24 LinkedIn Photo Booth
Sponsored by ShopKo
Union - Across from Bookstore
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Mon., Feb. 29 Dine Like a Professional
Etiquette Lunch
Deadline to register - Monday, Feb. 22
Weidner Center
11:40 a.m. - 1:40 p.m.
Wed., March 2 UW-Green Bay Spring Job
& Internship Fair
Phoenix Rooms, Union
9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Wed., March 2 LinkedIn Photo Booth
Sponsored by ShopKo
Union - Across from Bookstore
9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Tues., April 5 Creating a Resume 101 Union Room 103
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Tues., April 12 Interviewing Basics - Make a Great Impression Union Room 103
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Tues., April 12 Wisconsin Educational Recruitment Fair (WERF) Monona Terrace, Madison
3 p.m. - 7 p.m.


Creating a Resume 101
Learn how to develop a resume that effectively markets you to employers. During this session, we will also address the basics of writing a cover letter.

Dine Like a Professional Etiquette Lunch
This is an opportunity for currently enrolled students to develop new skills in a fun learning environment.   This event is FREE for UW-Green Bay students.  Pre-registration is required.  Space is limited. 

Interviewing Basics - Make a Great Impression
Learn how to put your best foot forward when interviewing for a job or internship.  Topics include how to prepare for an interview and how to effectively answer questions. .

Job & Internship Fairs
Held once each semester, the Job & Internship Fair is an excellent opportunity to network with employers and professionals. At the fair, learn about career opportunities within various organizations and career fields. Whether you are a senior networking for employment, a junior seeking an internship, or a freshman/sophomore making career decisions -- all students and majors are welcome!

LinkedIn- The Basics to Get Started
What is LinkedIn? How can I use LinkedIn to help me with my job search? How do I create a professional profile? Learn about this social media networking tool and how it can help you begin your professional career. Specifics to be discussed include LinkedIn groups, endorsements, recommendations and how to connect with alumni!

LinkedIn Photo Booth
A professional photo is essential to make a great first impression on your LinkedIn profile. Stop by the LinkedIn photo booth to have a professional headshot taken. Wear a professional quality shirt/blouse for your portrait. Your photo will be emailed to you from Career Services.

Majors Fair
The Majors Fair is intended to help students solidify a decision about their major, build bridges between academic majors and possible careers, and help students transition from general advising to department-based faculty advisors.  Faculty representatives from all of the major programs of study will be available in one place to provide students with information and answer questions about the learning opportunities and career possibilities specific to the academic programs.

Mock Interview Day
Interview skills are critical for today’s job seeker, so candidates need to learn how to effectively convey their strengths and qualifications to a prospective employer.  Mock Interview Day will bring a variety of professionals to UW-Green Bay to help our students enhance their interview skills. 

Sophomore Success Day
Feeling stressed about deciding on a major and choosing a career path?  Offered once each semester prior to Registration, the staff in Academic Advising and Career Services team up to help students avoid the “Sophomore Slump."  No appointments are necessary that day. Students can stop in to ask questions anytime between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and an appropriate adviser will assist them. 

The Basics of Applying to Graduate School
Learn techniques and procedures for researching graduate programs and applying for admission to programs. Understand the differences in required testing and other application requirements.

UW System Grad School Virtual Fair

UW-System Grad School Virtual Fair
Thursday, October 29, 2015.  Students and alumni from all Wisconsin schools are invited to connect with Grad Schools nationwide offering degree programs in multiple disciplines. Click here to learn more and to register.

Additional Job Fairs

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