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In the Career Services Office, we realize that students can only be successful if they are placed in a connected community and given reliable resources. Our team of Career Services staff and Career Peer Mentors provide personality to those resources. As a “Best in the Midwest College” by Princeton Review (2005-2018), the office has the important job of helping students make their education an asset to their employability.

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Upcoming Events

 

 

Spring Virtual Session

Students may pre-register for all events via Handshake:https://app.joinhandshake.com/

January

Resume Drop-In or Drop-Off:
Zoom/ Career Services (MAH 122)

Monday, January 25

2:00 pm-4:30pm

Drop Into our Zoom Room for a 15-minute resume critique or drop off your resume at MAH 122 tocareer@lourdes.edu or upload to handshake and return for a one-on-one meeting. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis. Join us athttps://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Resume Drop-In or Drop-Off:
Zoom/ MAH 122

Thursday, January 28

5pm-6pm

Drop Into our Zoom Room for a 15-minute resume critique or drop off your resume at MAH 122 tocareer@lourdes.edu or upload to handshake and return for a one-on-one meeting. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us athttps://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

JCPenney Suit Up
Coupon Code

January 24-31

This exclusive event is a collaboration with J.C. Penney in the Franklin Park Mall.  It is designed to help students, families, alumni, faculty, and staff shop for professional dress attire at deeply discounted prices. Use this event to ‘suit up’ for career fairs, internships, graduation, and future job interviews with discounts up to 60% off. Emailcareer@lourdes.edu for more information.

 February

Career Fest Prep
MAH 122/ Zoom

Monday, February 1

3pm-5pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Graduation Fair
Zoom

Tuesday, February 2

4pm-5pm

Thursday, February 4

5pm-6pm

Avoid senior stressors by attending the one stop shop for all thing’s graduation.

  • Apply for graduation
  • Order your cap and gown
  • Learn about loan exit counseling and financial literacy
  • Gather career and graduate school resources
  • learn about the Lourdes Alumni Association

Joint us athttps://lourdes.zoom.us/j/89031113092?pwd=SGpEdFhZQ2krTlhON01VdUJZeE5uZz09

Career Fest Prep
MAH 122/ Zoom

Thursday, February 4

10-1pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Career Fest
Handshake

Friday, February 5

10am-2pm

Participate in a job and internship fair designed specifically for all majors! Attend this career fair and learn about internships and jobs from some of the nation’s top companies.  This is a multi-school event. Registration is on a first come first serve basis. It is recommended you register early. Employers include but are not limited to: Bay Point, Bendix, BMW Financial Services, City Year, Columbus City Schools, Enterprise Holdings, Epic, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office, GBQ Partners, Go Health, Mettler Toledo, Mount Carmel Healthcare, MTD Products, Progressive Insurance, and many more. See a full list and register in Handshake today!https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/21787

Nursing Career Combine
Zoom-Invite Only

Wednesday, February 10

8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. &11:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

Students will participate in an elevator pitch and mock interview competition.  Lourdes Community members and partners will serve as judges and provide insight on career preparation. This event is by invitation only. If you would like more information, please email abrown@lourdes.edu

Public Service Fair Prep
MAH 122/Zoom

Thursday, February 18

11-12:30pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

 UT Public Service job fair
Handshake

Friday, February 19

9-12:00pm

Participate in a job and internship fair designed specifically for Criminal Justice majors. You must pre-register at Handshake. Directions can be found at:https://www.lourdes.edu/career-success/resources-for-students/

Career Expo Prep
MAH 122/ Zoom

Friday, February 19

11-12:30pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Career Expo Prep
MAH 122/ Zoom

Monday, February 22

1-3pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

 Nursing Expo
Handshake

Wednesday, February 24

8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. &11:30 a.m. -2:00 p.m.

Participate in a job and internship fair designed specifically for Nursing Majors. You must pre-register at Handshake. See a full list of employers and register in Handshake today!

https://lourdes.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/22010/student_preview?token=G-uzjBIgGSsVPlhtmyqfEZwc8IFNwDl4Qv2GoRTjnk24tvWa4lcFNA

 March

 Drop in Resume Critiques LUC 102
Zoom or In Office

Monday March 15

1-3pm

Thursday March 18

3-5 pm

Tuesday March 23

9-12 pm

Thursday March 25

11-1pm

For a quick 15-minute resume critique drop by MAH 122 or our Zoom room! You can also schedule an extended one-hour one-on-one meeting. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis. Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

 Networking and LinkedIn Workshop
Zoom

Monday, March 8

2:30pm- 3:30 p.m.

Create an effective brand to market yourself to employers and learn the art of networking in today’s society. Additionally, learn how to create a LinkedIn Profile that will WOW employers and begin to build your network! Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Career Expo Prep
Zoom

Monday, March 8

3-5pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Career Expo Prep
Zoom/ MAH 122

Tuesday, March 9

10-12:00pm

Prepare for the upcoming Job and Internship Fair by learning about elevator pitches, researching employers, and interviewing. Drop Into our Zoom Room or pop into MAH 122. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis.  Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

Learn to tie a tie
MAH 122

Wednesday, March 10

11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Come grab a tie and learn how to tie three different kinds of ties!

 Business Spring Career Expo

Handshake

Thursday, March 11

Sports Panel                                                                                          9:40-10:45

Entrepreneur Panel                                                                                11:00-12:15

Fair                                                                                                      12:30-3pm

Participate in a job and internship fair designed specifically for Business Majors. You must pre-register at Handshake. See a full list of employers in Handshake and register today! https://lourdes.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/22223/student_preview?token=DxjalS79ov1ewcMZomkkiVa74CorY7jdGwnRjeYUvPmNHpt2ogEFAg


Getting an Interview Isn’t Luck Its practice:  Resume Critiques

MAH 122/Zoom

Wednesday, March 17

3pm-5 pm

Drop Into our Zoom Room for a 15-minute resume critique or drop off your resume at MAH 122 tocareer@lourdes.edu or upload to handshake and return for a one-on-one meeting. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis. Join us athttps://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

April 

Summer Resume Drop In/ Drop Off

MAH 122/Email

Monday, April 5

3 pm-5 pm

Drop Into our Zoom Room for a 15-minute resume critique or drop off your resume at MAH 122 tocareer@lourdes.edu or upload to handshake and return for a one-on-one meeting. Meeting is on a first come first serve basis. Join us athttps://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

 LinkedIn Workshop

Zoom

Thursday, April 8

4 pm-5pm

Create an effective brand to market yourself to employers and learn the art of networking in today’s society. Additionally, learn how to create a LinkedIn Profile that will WOW employers and begin to build your network! Join us at https://lourdes.zoom.us/j/83616101152

 UTeach Job Fair

University of Toledo

Thursday, April 9

8am-5pm

Participate in a job and internship fair designed specifically for Education Majors. More information can be found at :https://www.lourdes.edu/career-success/resources-for-students/

    

The Federal Employment Portal is a resources for students to obtain training modules and links to jobs based upon Majors and Federal Agency jobs.

FOCUS 2 CAREER

FOCUS 2 is a career planning and major exploration assessment for college students.   All Lourdes students are encouraged to take the five FOCUS 2 career assessments offered in the system.  If the career assessments are required as part of a class assignment, follow the assignment, as reviewed by the instructor.  All students are encouraged to visit with Career Services to review the results of the career assessments.  To contact Career Services, please e-mail career@lourdes.edu or call 419-824-3704.  Thank you!

To access the assessment:

  1. Click the link above
  2. If you are a new user, click the REGISTER button. Note:  Contact your FYE 102 Instructor or Career Services for the required access code.
  3. Complete the registration form and create a unique username and password

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Career Boot Camp Webinars

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Interested in finding an on-campus federal work study or student employment position?

Please contact Career Services to schedule an appointment on a variety of career topics including: resume or cover letter reviews, interview preparation, career guidance or job/internship searches.

We also have membership within:

  • Collegiate EmployNet (CEN)
  • Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC)
  • National Association of Colleges and Employers
  • Ohio Cooperative Education Association