Archive | September, 2011

29 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

How to find a seasonal job – About.com

http://jobsearch.about.com/od/seasonal-jobs/qt/seasonal-jobs.htm?nl=1

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29 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

FREE Kaplan Testing THIS Saturday!

The following practice tests will be offered at no charge in Temple this Saturday:
GMAT
GRE
LSAT
MCAT
DAT
OAT
PCAT
Register in three ways:
1.  by phone 1/800/KAP-TEST
3.  test “PRACTICE” TO 30364
The next testing session to be held at VCU will take place in February.

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27 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)/Accepting Resumes for Entry Level Positions

Please refer to the website:  http://www.fbijobs.gov/college/  Resumes will be accepted from 9/26 to 10/7/11.

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23 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Fall 2011 University-wide Career and Internship Fair

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Wednesday, October 5, 2011 from 10am-3pm 
Second floor of the Student Commons
Check-in at the Richmond Salons

We expect and encourage students to:
*Dress professionally (wear a suit if you’ve got one, business casual is the next best thing).

*Bring several updated copies of your resume on nice resume paper (available at Wal-Mart, Target, Office Depot, Staples, etc.) with you.

*See which employers are attending and do your homework on them.

*Know what to say and how to act.

Need a resume?
*Check out our Resume Writing Guidelines first!
*Get a professional’s opinion on your resume before the Career & Internship Fair atResume Express.

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21 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Critical Language Scholarship Information Session, Fri, 9/23 @ 3pm

The National Scholarship Office (NSO) in The Honors College will be hosting Mr. Michael Halvachs from the Critical Language Scholarship program this Friday, September 23, 2011 at The Honors College (701 W. Grace Street), Room 1303 at 3pm.   
The CLS program is part of the National Security Language Initiative (NSLI), a U.S. government interagency effort to expand dramatically the number of Americans studying and mastering critical need foreign languages. 
CLS provides full summer (eight to ten weeks) funding for beginning, intermediate and/or advanced study of Arabic, Persian, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Hindi, Indonesian, Korean, Punjabi, Turkish, Urdu, Chinese, Japanese and Russian. All CLS programs are held in countries where the language is spoken and many involve home stays in addition to intensive classroom instruction.  Some programs offer only intermediate and advanced training and some are open only to graduate students and graduating seniors. Check the CLS website (http://clscholarship.org) for specific details. 
Carolyn Morris, a graduate student in the Wilder School who studied Azerbaijani in Baku, Azerbaijan this past summer, will also be available to answer questions and discuss her experience with CLS. 
All applicants must be U.S citizens enrolled in a U.S degree-granting program at the undergraduate or graduate level.  The deadline to apply is Tuesday, November 15, 2011.  If you are unable to attend the session, but are interested in applying for the CLS, please email the NSO at Honorsnso@vcu.edu. 

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21 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Career Fair @ UVA – September 28th

EVENT DATE: Wednesday, September 28, 2011
EVENT TIME: 12 pm-4 pm
EVENT LOCATION: Newcomb Hall, Third Floor

http://www.career.virginia.edu/students/events/pgsf.php

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21 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

USAJobs will be inaccessible from October 6-12: Submit your completed applications prior to October 6

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19 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Federal Bureau of Investigation/Recruiting on Campus and Jobs Posted on RamsRecruiting/Application Deadline is 9/23/11

Interested candidates should review the fbi.gov/college website and submit a resume through RamsRecruiting.  You do not select a position from the website prior to submitting your resume to RamsRecruiting.   This resume shows that you are a general candidate for multiple positions.  Some candidates will then have an initial interview at VCU.  Second-round interviews for some candidates will be scheduled in D.C. at a later date.  DO NOT APPLY THROUGH: www. fbi.gov/college. 

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14 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Who is my career consultant?

http://www.students.vcu.edu/careers/meet_us/career_consultants.html

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14 September 2011 ~ Comments Off

Study Abroad Fair resources!!!

Did you miss the University Career Center at the Study Abroad Fair from 11-1? Here are some the resources we were giving out! 

ESL & TOSEL Resources.docx

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