Interested in connecting with UVa alumni to conduct informational interviews? Sign up here for the UVA Alumni Networking Site - which includes 25,000+ alumni who have agreed to advise alumni and students about career-related issues.This is a good time to begin setting up informational interviews to explore opportunities in advance of Thanksgiving break and winter break (which are good times to conduct informational interviews).
Get Connected: Virginia Alumni Mentoring
Virginia Alumni Mentoring (VAM) is a program that connects focused and career-oriented students with alumni who will give insight into specific industries. VAM allows students to initiate professional conversation with alums who will share their undergraduate experience, progress in their industry, and current work. Click here to register.
Graduating in December and looking for teaching opportunities? If so then the VASPA Fall Teacher Job Fair is for you. This year's FREE fair will be held in Richmond on Thursday afternoon, November 12 from 3PM to 6PM at the Richmond Hilton Garden Inn, 501 E. Broad Street. It is a great event for Curry December 2015 graduates and early job search starters! Information for prospective job fair attendees and registration is available at the VASPA website. As in past years, participation is completely free for all attendees, and 40+ Virginia school divisions are expected to be represented.
Join the Education Club at Darden - This is a great opportunity to explore partnerships between Education and Business. The Education Club strives to generate energy, passion, appreciation and focus around the education industry by presenting career pathways for business students and curry students interested in education, raising awareness of education issues among future business leaders and promoting mutually beneficially opportunities with the Curry School of Education, Albemarle/Charlottesville education organizations and the Darden/Curry Partnership for Leadership in Education (PLE).
Upcoming events include:
Bellwether Education Partners Briefing & Meet n' Greet - October 8th, 2015.
Diversity Week Movie Screening and Discussion - October 29th, 2015.
ReinventED Lab: A Problem Solvathon - November 13th, 2015.
For more information please contact Juli Garcia-Vicente at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Curry Career Walk-ins: Tuesdays from 12-2pm and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:30pm, Ruffner, Suite 102
Appointments: Available M-Th 10:30-3:30pm, Ruffner, Suite 102 (Please email Hilary Kerner to schedule an appointment with suggested times to meet)