Career Exploration Events for BSOS Students 

The Feller Center's Career Planning unit, in partnership with the University Career Center, is focused on providing customized services and resources for the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences students. Tips for Attending Virtual Events

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Interested in federal government? Apply to attend the Accenture Federal Analyst – Emerging Leaders Conference 2022
Application Deadline: July 10, 2022 | Apply through Careers4Terps
Seeking UMD students to attend: Are you eager for challenges that explore your full potential? At Accenture, you can launch yourself into your next journey – a dynamic career with a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology, and operations.

The Annual Accenture Federal Emerging Leaders Conference on August 4th and 5th is an exclusive opportunity to explore a dynamic career in technology and consulting. This exciting two-day event is filled with professional development workshops, networking activities, and the opportunity to interview for an Accenture Federal Analyst position. *Applying does not guarantee a spot at the conference.

 

Fall Career & Internship Fair
September 28 - 30, 2022 • 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. 
The University Career Center hosts the largest recruiting event for the spring, connecting employers with UMD's talented and diverse student and alumni population over the course of three (3) targeted days. The Wednesday and Thursday days will be hosted in-person on the College Park campus. The Friday event will be virtual.

 

 

UMD Justice & Government Networking Night 
Thursday, September 29, 2022 • 6 - 8 p.m.  | RSVP to reserve your spot
Location: Colony Ballroom, Stamp Student Union
The Justice & Government Networking Night, sponsored by the Criminology Department, connects students with employers and alumni working in the fields of Justice & Government. All UMD students interested in law, law enforcement, social services, federal & state government, and more are welcome to attend! This event will be particularly help for CCJS majors. Students will have the opportunity to discuss career paths, skills in demand, make new contacts, and even gain internship or job leads! Hosted by the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice, the Feller Center, and the University Career Center. Questions? Contact Erin Doolin, edoolin@umd.edu. 
*Business casual attire recommended. Light refreshments will be available. 

 

Everything I/O Psychology Networking Panel
Wednesday, October 19, 2022  •   5:00 -6:30 pm  | RSVP to reserve your spot (TBA)
1140 Biology-Psychology Building
This event is an opportunity for undergraduate students to learn more about the field of Industrial/Organizational Psychology inclusive of careers, graduate school, internships, professional associations/development, and research. Students will have the opportunity to connect with Alumni, Graduate Programs, and Organizational Professionals within this fast growing field of Psychology.
*Business casual attire recommended. Questions? Contact Steve Young, PSYC Advisor at syoung17@umd.edu.

 

 

LinkedIn Optimization & Effective Networking, Hosted by T. Rowe Price 
July 14, 2022   |  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  |  RSVP required 
Learn more about how to build an effective LinkedIn profile and how to navigate networking in a professional environment. Open to all UMD students to attend. 
 

BSOS Majors in Consulting: Summer Debrief
Aug 16, 2022 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM | RSVP through Careers4Terps (virtual event) 
This session aims to provide a space for students interested in the upcoming Fall Consulting recruiting season. During this event we will look to discuss where students are at in their preparation process, some challenges that arose during the summer, what are some things that worked for them and some that didn't, among other topics. Don't miss out on this great opportunity to fine tune your skills ahead of the Consulting season. Questions? Please contact Gabe Pickett, Career Outreach Specialist with the Feller Center for Advising & Career Planning, BSOS, at gpickett@umd.edu

 

GRADUATE & PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR OVERVIEW FOR STUDENTSHosted by the NIH Office of Intramural Training & Education 
July 19th through 21st, 2022
The Virtual NIH Graduate and Professional School Fair will provide an opportunity for attendees to prepare for the next step in their careers by exploring educational programs leading to the PhD, MD, DDS, MD/PhD, and other graduate and professional degrees. Last year, more than 300 programs from across the U.S. (graduate schools, medical and dental schools, schools of public health, and other biomedically relevant programs) participated in the Virtual Fair in the hopes of recruiting future students. This year the fair will welcome all interested college students, postbacs, and other young scientists.

The 2022 Virtual NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair will consist of (1) live workshops on getting to graduate and/or professional school (July 18th, 2022) and (2) online exhibitor sessions - the opportunity for you to learn more about the participating institutions and programs (July 19th through 21st, 2022). Register

 

APSIA Online Graduate School Fair I: Find The Right Program In International Affairs And Public Policy
July 21, 2022 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time  
Thinking about Grad School? Searching for an international career in the private, public, or non-governmental sector?
Whether you’ve just started your search or have a shortlist in mind, representatives of APSIA's top international affairs and public policy graduate schools can help you navigate the admissions process. 
Register today and answer your questions about:

  • application requirements,
  • curricula and joint degrees,
  • financial aid, and
  • career opportunities.

 

MEET EMPLOYERS: Recruiter Roundtable: T. Rowe Price 
Aug 03, 2022 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM  |  Virtual - Online, RSVP required 
Hear directly from recruiters at T. Rowe Price and get an inside look into our early talent programs and internship opportunities on August 3, 2022 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM ET. 

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Catch up on past events 

Review the UMD University Career Center's YouTube Channel for a recording. Or, check for the event notes in Careers4Terps, Resources > Industry & Event Notes