Events, Bootcamps, and Industry tour

Part of the career development process is to explore career options and to connect with professionals in the field. The Career Development in College of Science hosts the following events and Bootcamps with limited seating every term. Check them out and log into Handshake to save yourself a spot today. 

Next event


10/28 (Saturday), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

College of Science Career Development Advanced Boot Camp: 
Pursue Your Dream Job

Science Success Center, Kidder 109 

This 3 hour boot camp takes place on 10/28(Sat) from 10 -1pm in the COS Science Success Center; lunch is included. It is designed for students who have career goals and are ready to pursue their dream job right after college. In this boot camp you will learn:

  • How to create effective resume and cover letter
  • How to develop a job search strategy
  • How to prepare for job interviews
  • How to negotiate your first job offer

This boot camp offers you technical how-tos so you can start pursuing your dream job, Students who are less than 1 year away from graduation is highly recommended to join this boot camp.

 

RSVP today!

 

All events


9/30 (Saturday), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

College of Science Career Development Foundation Boot Camp:
Discover Your Career Options

Science Success Center, Kidder 109

This 3 hour boot camp takes place on 9/30(Sat) from 10 -1pm in the COS Science Success Center; lunch is included. It is designed for students who are in the beginning stage of their career development. Through interactive activities and discussion, this boot camp provides an opportunity for you to:

    • Assess your work value and field of interest
    • Define your own career success
    • Learn to use databases to explore career options
    • Prepare your tools to start connecting with alumni and filed professionals

This boot camp lays out a solid foundation for you to start taking charge of your career.  


10/12 (Thursday), 6–8 p.m.

College of Science Alumni Career Panel (aka 5 under 5)

Alumni Center, Willamette Room

College of Science Alumni Career Panel is a fun event for you to learn more about alumni’s career trajectory and how you can prepare yourself for the life after college. Five COS young alumni will chat with you in a panel setting during the first hour. In the 2nd hour, an informal dinner to follow the panel discussion so  you can have more time to chat with alumni in a less formal setting.

This event is a safe environment for you to ask questions and practice networking skills. Bring your questions! Seats are limited to 50. RSVP today to save a seat.


10/17 (Tuesday), 5 p.m.

Peace Corps info session
How science majors can use their global experiences to make a difference

Willamette Room 3rd floor Valley Library

Every returned Peace Corps will tell you that serving in the Peace Corps is a life changing experience. Join the Peace Corps recruiter and a returned Peace Corps to learn why science major should consider joining Peace Corps to help an underserved communities abroad and the professional/career development benefits for returned Peace Corps. Seats are limited to 20.  


10/28 (Saturday), 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

College of Science Career Development Advanced Boot Camp:
Pursue Your Dream Job

Science Success Center, Kidder 109 

This 3 hour boot camp takes place on 10/28(Sat) from 10 -1pm in the COS Science Success Center; lunch is included. It is designed for students who have career goals and are ready to pursue their dream job right after college. In this boot camp you will learn:

    • How to create effective resume and cover letter
    • How to develop a job search strategy
    • How to prepare for job interviews
    • How to negotiate your first job offer

This boot camp offers you technical how-tos so you can start pursuing your dream job, Students who are less than 1 year away from graduation is highly recommended to join this boot camp.