Career & Employment Hub

Event Information for Students & Alumni

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Upcoming Events 


USM Fall 2022 Career Week

Monday, October 31-Thursday, November 3, 2022

The Career & Employment Hub is excited to present Career Week this fall for all USM students! Career Week is a week filled with career-related events and learning opportunities. There’s something for every student at any stage of the career search, from learning about internships to meeting with employers. These events are in-person, with no registration required, so come stop by! 

Check out all of the Career Week events below:

INTERNSHIP SHOWCASE

Monday, October 31 | Portland campus, Abromson Community Education Center | 11 a.m - 4 p.m.

  • Attend student panels on various topics surrounding internships, volunteer work, and student employment and peruse tabling provided by multiple USM departments.

Showcase Schedule

11 a.m. Welcome Statements

11:15 a.m. College of the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

11:45 a.m. Maine Economic Improvement Fund

12:30 p.m. College of Management and Human Services

1:00 p.m. College of Science, Technology, and Health

1:30 p.m. Student Employment

2:00 p.m. Volunteering

2:30 p.m. Job Shadow Program

3:00 p.m. How to Land an Internship

4:00 p.m. Closing Statements 

 

CAREER READINESS WORKSHOPS

  • Prepare for the job fair by learning about interview skills, tips and tricks for resumes and cover letters, and chat with Career Advisors by attending any or all program sessions.

Tuesday, November 1 | Portland campus, Abromson Community Education Center | 8:45 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Career Hub Information Table and Resume Reviews

9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Explore Your Options

11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Tell Your Story

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Connect Your Interests
 

Wednesday, November 2 | Gorham campus, Brooks Student Center | 8 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.

8:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. Career Hub Information Table and Resume Reviews

9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Tell Your Story

11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Connect Your Interests

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Explore Your Options

 

JOB & INTERNSHIP FAIR

Thursday, November 3 | Portland campus, Abromson Community Education Center | 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Come meet with local employers looking for full-time, part-time, and temporary employees, as well as volunteers, interns, and work-study students. Free professional headshots will be taken at the event!

If you have any questions regarding Career Week, please email usmcareers@maine.edu or call (207)228-8505.