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On-Campus Fall Fairs 2021

The Center for Career Readiness will be hosting our Fall Fairs for 2021 in-person.  Fairs and events are hosted by Center for Career Readiness in an effort to connect students with local and national employers.

If you have additional questions, please email Crystal Smith at Crystal.Smith@unco.edu.

Fall 2021 Job, Internship, and Graduate School Fair
Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: UNC, University Center Ballrooms

Fall 2021 K-12 Educator Employment Days (KED)
Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2021
Time: 9:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Location: UNC, University Center Ballrooms

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Virtual 2021 Spring  Job, Internship, and Graduate School Fair

Thursday, February 18, 2021
11 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Virtually on Handshake

Need a job? Want to learn about graduate programs? Don't miss this opportunity!

UNC Center for Career Readiness is excited to host a Virtual 2021 Spring Job, Internship, and Graduate School Fair.  Approximately 80+ employers and graduate schools will be recruiting for full-time and part-time jobs, internships, and providing information on graduate school programs.  Students and alumni from all majors are encouraged to attend.

During this event, you will be able to video chat 1-on-1 with employers that are looking for talented and skilled future team members just like you!  Companies will also be hosting group sessions where you can jump on an info session-type video call with some of your peers to learn more about company culture and the types of roles they are looking at hiring.  Whatever your personal preference is, there's an option for you during this virtual fair!

Check out the attending employers, REGISTER for this fair, and sign up for as many sessions as you'd like! Check back regularly. as employers will continue to have sessions opening up daily, even throughout the day of the fair!

Need more info about how to participate in this amazing event?Check This Out!

Registration is required! You will want to register and sign up for employer sessions early to reserve your spot(s). Log into Handshake through your URSA student account, click on “Events”, click on the UNC Virtual 2021 Spring  Job, Internship, and Graduate School Fair, click “Register”.

Have questions?  Email Career.Readiness@unco.edu 

Virtual 2021 Spring K-12 Educator Employment Days

Date: March 25 & 26                                              9 a.m. - 3 p.m.                                           Virtually on Handshake

UNC is hosting a two-day Virtual K-12 Educator Employment Days.  Approximately 150+ Colorado and Out-of-State Schools will be recruiting for Teachers, Counselors, Speech & Language Pathologists, Administrators, and Substitute Teachers.  Students seeking student teaching placement may also attend. Admission is free for all candidates.  Students from other Colorado universities are welcome and free to attend.  Registration is required through Handshake.  To attend both days, you will register for each day separtely.  Schools may choose to attend one day or both days.  Updating your Handshake profile and uploading a resume will ensure that schools receive your resume before the fair (profile should be set to "Community").  After you register you will sign up for "sessions" that you will attend during the fair, these sessions will be 1:1 interviews.  

K-12 Educator Employment Virtual Preparation Workshop 

Monday, March 22, 5:00 - 6:30pm     This workshop is designed to help you successfully navigate the K-12 Educator Employment Days. We will start with a panel of school representatives. These representatives will provide great insight into their district hiring practices, interviewing tips, resume "must haves", and how to prepare for the virtual fair.

Panelists: Amy Spruce representing Greeley-Evans School District 6, Angela Faison representing Denver Public Schools, Brian Childress representing Morgan County School District RE-3, Nidia Martinez representing Salida del Sol Academy, Lydia Taylor representing Cherry Creek School District, Cindy Starr representing Mesa County Valley School District 51 

 In addition to the panel discussion, we will also provide an overview of the virtual fair and provide navigation tips.

 Zoom link: https://unco.zoom.us/j/99101855361

To regiser for this event please visit Handshake, click on "Events", search for "UNC K-12 Educator Employment Days Preparation Workshop", and "register".  Registration is recommended but not required.  

 Youtube Panel Discussion