Experiential Learning Showcase
Tuesday, Feb. 3, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
UB Student Center Hilda and Michael Bogomolny Room
Students will share experiential learning projects in a ten-minute "Ted Talk"-style presentations. Examples include studying sustainable development and aid effectiveness in Haiti, a class that traveled to New York City to study urbanization and an archaeology internship at Baltimore City’s Clifton Mansion.
This event is sponsored by the Career and Professional Development Center, the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Office of Alumni Relations and the Office of Academic Innovation.
Schedule of Events:
10:30 a.m. Check-in (light breakfast)
10:45 a.m. Keynote address
11 a.m.-12:50 p.m. Student presentations
1 p.m. Light lunch
1-2 p.m. Alumni panel with Q&A
2-3 p.m. Student presentations
Gaining Experience: Internship Search Strategies
Tuesday, Feb. 3; 5:45-7 p.m. UB Student Center, Room 301
Are you searching—or getting ready to search—for an internship? Learn about resources and tools that are out there, including those provided by the Career and Professional Development Center, and devise a plan for reaching your goal.
Special Internship Search Walk-in Hours
Wednesday, Feb. 4, 3-5 p.m.
UB Student Center, Room 301
Stop by the Career and Professional Development Center during this time to receive helpful tips from a Career Coach to get your internship search started in the right direction.
Federal Internship Workshop
Thursday, Feb. 5, 4-5 p.m.
William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center, Room 135
Are you interested in an internship with the Federal government? Learn about the Pathways Program that offers paid internship opportunities for current students and recent graduates, while exploring federal careers.
Be Ready Workshops
Ongoing throughout the semester
Be Ready workshops cover various professional development topics to aid you in your career path. Find out more about upcoming workshops here.
Job Search Group
Wednesdays, 1-3 p.m.
Feb. 25, March 4, March 11, April 22,
April 29, May 6
Want to step up your job search? It's time to do something different. Research shows that joining a job search group can help you find your job faster, easier and at a higher rate of pay, and our groups have a record of success. Register here. A $25 fee covers course materials.
Walk-In Resume Reviews
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 3-5 p.m.
Student Center, Room 306
No appointment needed; just bring your resume to speak with one of our career coaches.
Virtual Career Coaching
Career coaching is now available via Skype and phone for students and alumni with busy schedules. To schedule an appointment:
Perfect Your Pitch
Record your pitch (30-second elevator speech) and get confidential feedback from a UB career coach.
1. Go to
2. Create an account using your ubalt e-mail
3. Select "Conduct Interview"
4. Choose "Perfect Your Pitch"
Professional Development Institute Kick-Off
Wednesday, Feb. 12 5-7 p.m.
John and Frances Angelos Law Center
12th Floor, Reading Room
The Professional Development Institute is a certificate program connecting students with UB faculty, staff and alumni to explore interests, set career goals and grow professionally. For more information about PDI or how you can join, contact Lisa Punter (email@example.com).
This event is invitation only.
Tuesday, Feb. 17, noon-6 p.m.
UB Student Center, Room 306
Perfect your interviewing skills working one-on-one with UB alumni and local employers. Practice your pitch, dress to impress, and come prepared to rock their socks off.
RSVP on UBworks.
Interview practice only; no job offers will be made. Prior interview preparation workshop or Career Coaching session strongly encouraged before attending.
Professional Etiquette Dinner
Thursday, Feb. 26, 4-6 p.m.
City Cafe, 1001 Cathedral St.
Learn how to improve your networking and dinning etiquette skills from an experienced business etiquette trainer.
A required $10 fee includes dinner and a free copy of "Little Book of Etiquette: A Personal and Professional Guide to Dining" by Dorothea Johnson.
RSVP on UBworks.
Co-sponsored by the Office of the President
Spring Career Fair
Wednesday, March 11, 3-6 p.m.
William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center, Atrium
This fair is geared to students of all majors. Several organizations will be in attendance with employment and internship opportunities for students and alumni. Please submit your RSVP on UBworks (within MyUB) under the "Events" tab. Your Bee Card and professional attire is required for entry into the fair.
Psychology Career Networking Event
Tuesday, March 31, 4-6 p.m.
UB Student Center
Hilda and Michael Bogomolny Room
If you’re an Applied Behavioral Sciences student, this is a chance to meet and mix with employers in your field, expand your network and create opportunities in a relaxed and amiable atmosphere.
Please submit your RSVP on UBworks (within MyUB) under the "Events" tab.
Professional dress required. Light refreshments will be provided.