Contact

Career Services
MAH 128A
419-824-3704
career@lourdes.edu

Open Monday–Friday
8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Evenings by appointment

Programs &
Events

Career Services - Beginning a Job Search

Events, Programs and Webinars

Career Services is here all summer for your individual consulting needs. Give us a call or send us an email to meet for career consulting, resume critiques, job and internship searching, mock interviews, networking, etc. We’ll be happy to meet with you!

Check the calendar in the Fall for all the workshops and events starting up in August!

Resumes and Cover letters

Thursday, September 25 at 10 a.m.
Thursday, September 25 at 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 22 at 1 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Learn to develop effective job and internship search tools!


 

Social Media/LinkedIn

Thursday, October 2, 5:30 p.m.
Monday, November 10, 10 a.m.
Tuesday, December 2, 12:30 p.m.–1 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Create a LinkedIn Profile that will WOW employers.  Effective uses of Twitter and Facebook in the job search will be discussed as well!


 

Branding Yourself/Job Search

Tuesday, September 30, 12:30 p.m.
Wednesday, October 29, 5:30 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Create an effective brand to market yourself to employers


 

First Paycheck Basics

Tuesday, November 18, 4 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Acquire the skills to create a budget that makes sense for you


 

Finding part-time and seasonal employment

Wednesday, September 3, 4 p.m.
Monday, September 15, 1 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Determine the online resources and networking strategies available to you to help you find a job while in college


 

Graduate School Prep

Tuesday, September 16, 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 4, 1 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Timelines, personal statements, graduate school exams and funding options will be discussed.


 

Navigating the Job and Internship Process

Monday, October 6, 4 p.m.–5:30 p.m. (round robin/panel)

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing, as well as tips from your fellow students on navigating a Job and Internship Fair.


 

Internship Search

Wednesday, September 10, 10 a.m.
Monday, October 27, 5:30 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Learn to set goals, identify and research potential employers and internships, plan your internship search and execute the plan! On-line resources, social media and networking information will be discussed.


 

Career Exploration

Wednesday, October 1, 10 a.m.
Monday, October 20, 4 p.m.

Location: REH Conference Room (Across from the Ebeid Student Center)

Use self-assessment techniques to identify how your values, skills, and interests align with occupations.

Career Carnival

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 4 p.m.–5:30 p.m.
Lourdes University, Outside the dining hall

Learn about career services resources and participate in fun games, prizes, and giveaways


 

OFIC Career Fest Accounting

Friday, September 5, 2014, 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Sherwin-Williams Headquarters, Cleveland, OH

Get in the Van!  Sign-up in the Career Services office to attend and ride in the student van to this Fair!  Register for the fair by Tuesday, September 2 in order to have your Resume submitted in the Employer Book. Click the link below to register and explore the 20+ employers attending.  Professional Dress is required.


 

Career EXPO

Friday, October 10, 9:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Lourdes University, Franciscan Center

Learn about entrepreneurial resources in Toledo, Ohio, and participate in the Job and Internship Fair.  There is no Candidate Registration fee for this event.  Go to the link below to see our employers and make sure to dress professionally.


 

Michigan Collegiate Job Fair

Friday, November 14, 8:30 a.m.
Burton Manor Banquet and Conference Center, 27777 Schoolcraft Road, Livonia, Michigan

MCJF is open to ANY graduating college senior or recent alumni seeking entry level employment opportunities. On average this fair brings together approximately 700 candidates and 120 employers. Candidate Online Registration fee is $10 through Wednesday, November 12, 2014 or $15 on-site. 


 

Alumni Career Networking Event

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m.
Lourdes University, Franciscan Center, Rooms A and B

Learn the importance of networking while meeting alumni from a variety of career paths. 


 

CEN Connects Event

Friday, November 7, 2014, 1 p.m.–3 p.m.
Lourdes University, Franciscan Center

Learn how to NETWORK your way into a great career.  Register by emailing career@lourdes.edu.

Career EXPO

Friday, October 10, 9:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Lourdes University, Franciscan Center

Learn about entrepreneurial resources in Toledo, Ohio, and participate in the Job and Internship Fair.  There is no Candidate Registration fee for this event.  Go to the link below to see our employers and make sure to dress professionally.


 

Michigan Collegiate Job Fair

Friday, November 14, 8:30 a.m.
Burton Manor Banquet and Conference Center, 27777 Schoolcraft Road, Livonia, Michigan

MCJF is open to ANY graduating college senior or recent alumni seeking entry level employment opportunities. On average this fair brings together approximately 700 candidates and 120 employers. Candidate Online Registration fee is $10 through Wednesday, November 12, 2014 or $15 on-site.


 

OFIC Career Fest Accounting

Friday, September 5, 2014, 10 a.m.–1:30 p.m.
Sherwin-Williams Headquarters, Cleveland, OH

Get in the Van!  Sign-up in the Career Services office to attend and ride in the student van to this Fair!  Register for the fair by Tuesday, September 2 in order to have your Resume submitted in the Employer Book. Click the link below to register and explore the 20+ employers attending.  Professional Dress is required.​

For disability-related accommodations, please contact the Office of Accessibility Services at oas@lourdes.edu or 419-824-3523.