Students

To check out career fair details, click on the name of the fair (if link available) or go into SeaWork. Once in SeaWork, click on Career Events to view list of Career Fairs. Click on the fair to get details.

Employers

To register for UNCW Career Fairs:
Login to SeaWork; in top bar, click on "Career Events", then Career Events List.

Select the fair you wish to register for, click on the fair information, click on register under "Action" to register.

If you cannot login to SeaWork, contact the office at 910-962-3174 or careercenter@uncw.edu.

Career Carnival

EXPLORE • EXPERIENCE • ENGAGE • EMBARK

EVENTS: Fall 2014

August

WELCOME BACK SEAHAWKS!! Stop by the Career Center to pick up your FREE 2014-2015 Planner!

Part Time Job Information Tables
Visit with Career Center staff for leads to part-time job opportunities.
Thurs, Aug 21 • 11am – 2pm
Randall Library, Starbucks (Fisher Student Center) and Wagoner Hall

September

Learn LinkedIn Lab
Learn how to create and enhance your LinkedIn profile. Get your free
professional head shot too! Open to all.
Tues, Sept 9 • 6pm – 8pm • CIS Trading Lab 1003

Academic Majors & Minors Fair
Visit with reps from departments in Arts & Sciences, Business, Education,
and Health & Human Services. Find out courses needed, admissions
requirements, internships and career options for academic majors and
minors throughout campus. Co-sponsored with University College.
Wed, Sept 17 • 11am – 2pm • Burney Center

Pre-Health Fair & Admissions Panel
Meet with UNCW academic departments and student organizations related
to the health, science, and social science fields. Gain valuable, real-world
information from medical and health professional school representatives.
Wed, Sept 24 • 3:00pm – 5:30pm • Burney Center

MAJOR Confusion
Feeling stuck in your current major? Not sure how to change your major?
Come meet with representatives from the Career Center, University College,
and the Registrar’s Office to find out how the total process works.
Thurs, Sept 25 • 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Wrightsville Beach Rm. 2017, Fisher Student Center

October

Multicultural Networking Reception
Network with diverse UNCW students/alumni and professionals in the
Wilmington area. Open to all students. Business attire. Co-sponsored with
Wilmington Minority Professional Networking Group and UNCW Office of
Diversity and Inclusion.
Wed, Oct 1 • 6pm – 8pm • Burney Center

Getting Prepared for Grad School
Should I go to grad school? Will grad school get me where I want to go?
How can I plan now for the admissions process? Co-Sponsored with
UNCW Honors College and the Graduate School.
Wed, Oct 1 • 4pm – 5pm • Leutze Hall 108

Resume Coach
Get a game plan for your resume and cover letters. Tips on format and content.
Wed, Oct 8 • 10am – 3pm • Randall Library Lobby

Careers in Gaming
Are you Ready for a career in video or computer gaming? Think the ultimate
Player (YOU) can make the cut? You just may be the One to explore cool
jobs and the people who do them! This Synergy program takes you on a
journey into the OASIS that is careers in video and computer gaming. This
event is in conjunction with the Synergy Common Reading Program book.
Wed, Oct 8 • 5pm – 6:15pm • Teaching Lab Bldg. Rm. 1053

Making your MAJOR Decision- Exploring Majors & Careers
Evaluate myths associated with choosing a major; assess your interests and
explore their connection to academic majors and careers. Co-sponsored
with University College.
Tues, Oct 21 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm • Cape Fear Rm. 2019, Fisher University Union

Career Carnival
Explore • Experience • Engage • Embark
Explore different industries, experience different careers, engage with alumni
and employers, and embark on your Career Journey! See employer list in
SeaWork.
Wed, Oct 22 • 1pm – 5pm • Burney Center

Sophomore Series: Exploring Majors and Careers
Explore Majors and Careers you are interested in and how those can fit into
your ultimate career goals. Free career assessment provided to help you
explore. Co-sponsored with University College.
Tues, Oct 28 • 5:30 – 6:30pm • Sunset Beach Rm. 1025, Fisher Student Center

November

Law School Day
Law schools from throughout region provide info on applying and getting
accepted. Co-sponsored with Pre-Law Society, UC Pre-Professional
Programs, and Public & International Affairs dept.
Mon, Nov 3 • Panel: 10am – 11am; Fair: 11am – 1pm • Warwick Center

Sophomore Series: Building Your Four Year Plan
Begin developing a four year plan for your time at UNCW, including planning
classes and experiences. Co-sponsored with University College.
Tues, Nov 4 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm, Randall Library Rm. 1022

Education Roundtable
Chat with P-12 education professionals about their day-to-day work, joys
and challenges, and recommendations for new professionals.
Wed, Nov 5 • 4 - 6 pm • Education Building 162

Nursing & Health Careers Fair
A special job fair for Nursing and other health-related majors featuring
hospitals and healthcare employers.
Mon, Nov 10 • 9am – 11am • McNeill Hall Rm. 1051

Sophomore Series: Getting Involved
Get involved on campus! Learn the importance of getting involved and
gaining experience outside of your classes. Co-sponsored with CAIC and
University College.
Tues, Nov 11 • 5:30pm – 6:30pm • Sunset Beach Rm. 1025, Fisher Student Ctr

Resume Coach
Get a game plan for your resume and cover letters. Tips on format and content.
Wed, Nov 12 • 10am – 3pm • Randall Library Lobby

Writing a Powerful Personal Statement
Get tips from experts for writing a powerful admissions essay or personal
statement for graduate school admissions. Co-sponsored with Honors
College, Graduate School and the Writing Center.
Wed, Nov 12 • 4pm – 5pm • Leutze Hall Rm. 108

Lower Cape Fear Human Resource Association & New Hanover Employment Service Career Center job fair & expo for all veterans
Friday, November 14 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
CFCC Schwartz Center 411 N. Front St, Wilmington

International Internship and Service Panel
Learn firsthand what it is like to work and/or volunteer overseas from past
participants, and gain tips on finding international internships and careers.
Co-sponsored with the Office of International Programs.
Tues, Nov 18 • 4pm – 5pm • Wrightsville Beach Rm. 2017, Fisher University Union

Marketing Your Study Abroad Experience
Gain tips on how to market your study abroad experience on your resume, in
your cover letter, and during interviews. Co-sponsored with the Office of
International Programs.
Thurs, Nov 20 • 5pm – 6pm • Cameron Hall Rm. 101

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