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. Don't miss your opportunity to meet alumni, employers, and learn about new areas of work.

Questions? Contact the Feller Center's Career Planning team at 

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Meet Employers/Alumni

Employer Visit: Nasdaq, New York

June 6, 2023 | 2:30 - 4 pm  | Registration is closed - Confirmed attendees will receive additional information via email by June 2
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work at Nasdaq?
Nasdaq is an online global marketplace for buying and trading securities—the world's first electronic exchange. Brandon Tepper, a BSOS alum, will host a small group of students on site to share his insights on the organization and his career lessons! Attendees will also hear career tips from professionals working in the field of business, finance, communication, technology and/or marketing. This visit is open to all undergraduate UMD students and UMD faculty/staff. Transportation is not included. Students who will be in the New York area on June 6th are encouraged to register. Space is limited. Registration closes June 1st or when we reach capacity. Questions? Contact the BSOS Feller Center's Career Planning team at 

Law Days of Summer

Location: Ellicott City, MD 21043 (off campus opportunity) 
8:30 AM - 1:30 PM: Court watch & Lunch with legal professionals and partners | RSVP 
Are you interested in the law and related legal professions? This is an opportunity to watch court cases and meet and learn from judges, lawyers, and other court partners. The Howard County Circuit Court, in collaboration with its courthouse partners, is hosting an innovative new program – the Law Days of Summer.  On five separate Tuesdays this upcoming summer, high school students, undergraduate students, law students and other post-graduate students alike are invited to participate in the Law Days. Students will have an opportunity to observe a variety of different courtroom proceedings – ranging from civil to criminal to family law cases, and then engage in discussions with attorneys and other courthouse partners at a lunch afterwards. DATES: Tues., June 27, 2023, July 11, 2023, July 25, 2023, August 8, 2023, and August 22, 2023.   

PRIDE 2023 - LGBTQI+ in Foreign Affairs

Wednesday, June 14th, 2023 | 3:00 - 4:30 PM ET  |  Register 
UMD BSOS majors are invited:  Join us in celebration of PRIDE Month at State for our LGBTQI+ in Foreign Affairs virtual panel discussion on Wednesday, June 14 from 3 - 4:30 pm ET. Don't miss out on the opportunity to connect with fellow professionals at State and gain insights into a career in diplomacy. You can also search for topics of interest by visiting our FAQs at


Enhance Your Brand: Resume & LinkedIn Critique

Submit your resume or LinkedIn Profile to be reviewed VIRTUALLY between July 10th-August 11th | Register: TBA 
Are you ready to make the most of your resume and LinkedIn profile? Submit your resume and/or LinkedIn URL electronically for a quick review by the UMD Feller Center in the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences.  Last day to submit: August 11 2023. The Career Planning staff will review your materials and send you an email with top tips to enhance your candidacy. Questions? Contact the Feller Center for Advising and Career Planning at


Online Graduate School Fair, Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs

July 20, 2023 | 10:00 AM - 12:45 PM Eastern Daylight Time  | Registration required
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, join representatives of APSIA’s top international affairs and public policy graduate schools. They 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.

Grad School & Careers: International Affairs Open House

  • Human Rights, Social Justice, and Law - May 31 at 2:00pm ET
  • Energy, Sustainability, and Climate - June 6 at 4:00pm ET
  • Global Public Health - June 8 at 12:00pm ET

Interested in a specific topic of study or want to learn more about fields within International Affairs? BSOS students are invited to attend a virtual open houses throughout the months of May and June! Hear from a few schools that offer topic-focused programs in a more intimate setting. Learn what YOU can do with an APSIA degree! Hosted by the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs. Registration is free. 

Federal Career Events

USAJobs Workshop Sessions 

Attend information sessions and workshops hosted by USAJobs open to UMD students and the public. Sessions offered throughout the year. 



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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 Feller Center's Employer & Industry Notes, house in UMD Box.