Career Events

SPRING 2023 CAREER EVENTS

Career Closet Pop-Up January 11 (11:00 a.m -2:30 p.m.) & The Younkin Success Center 
Students looking for professional attire for an upcoming Career Fair or interview can shop for free at Student Life's Career Closet Pop ups. Career closet offers a variety of sizes and styles allowing students to mix and match or walk away with a complete outfit.  This event will be held at the Younkin Success Center, Room 150 on the following days: January 11 from 11:30 a.m -2:30 p.m. and February 1 from 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m More information can be found here.

Spring Career Fair January 17 (1:00pm-5:00pm)-The Ohio Union, Archie Griffin Grand Ballroom
The Ohio State University Spring Career Fair is an annual job and internship fair held during the Spring Semester. The event is open to all current Ohio State University students and recent graduates and provides an opportunity for students to network with employers and learn about internship and career opportunities. The event will be held in two venues in the Ohio Union: The Grand Ballroom and the Performance Hall.

There will be opportunities for science and technology students in areas such as laboratory based research and development in medical and industrial settings, as well as computer science and engineering roles.  Federal and State government agencies will also be well represented, offering opportunities in administration, fiscal management, technology, diplomacy, and law enforcement and security related functions.  

Pre-registration or RSVP for the Spring Career Fair is not required, but you are encouraged to indicate interest through Handshake. A valid BuckID is required to enter the fair on the day of the event. See a sneak peek of organization that may be attractive to students in the College of Public Health.  More information including a full listing of employers can be found here.

 

Resume Workshop Series- (January 17), 1:00 p.m-2 :00 p.m (Virtual Via Zoom)
Your resume is often your first chance to make a positive impression on a prospective employer. Whether this is your first time writing a resume, or you are looking for tips to update and tailor your resume for a new opportunity, this workshop will provide you with relevant and practical information. We will also lay the foundation of resume-making by first discussing how to mindful of your career vision. Join us to learn more about what to include on your resume, how to format it and how to make it stand out. Link to Zoom Meeting.

Applied Practice Experience Information Session (January 25), 4:00 p.m- 5:00 p.m (Virtual)
MPH First-Year students are expected to attend the APE (Applied Practice Experience) information session. Students will have the opportunity to get their questions answered as well as speak with second year students that have completed their APE. Students should rsvp here. Before attending the Information Session students should do the following:

  • Watch the Applied Practice Experience Orientation Video
  • Submit any questions prior to the event here

Graduate Student & PostDoc Industry Recruitment Event (In-Person & Virtual)-Feb 1 &2 & Ohio Union
A career event for Masters, PhD's and Postdocs interested in exploring or finding positions in industry. This event will bring a diverse group of industries and organizations who are specifically recruiting for high level degrees.  More information for the in-person event can be found here.

  • In-Person Fair is on February 1, 2023 (1-4:00p.m)
  • Virtual Fair is on February 2, 2023 (11-1:00p.m)

The Non- Academic Job Search Series: The Non-Academic Job Search Process (Virtual)- February 7 -3:30 p.m-5:00 p.m. 

Buckeye Careers will be presenting a workshop series on job search strategies for grad/prof students and postdocs who are seeking jobs outside of academia. Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, these sessions will provide a guide for how to go about pursuing an effective job search. There are four sessions focused on specific aspects of the non-academic job search: RSVP here for the Non-Academic Job Search Process

Arts and Sciences Summer Internship and Opportunity Fair -February 14-11:30 a.m-3:30 p.m (In-Person)-Ohio Union

APE Chat Session with Dawn:  February 15 (Virtual) 12:00 p.m-2:00 p.m 
Open forum where students can get answers to questions regarding planning for the APE. Link to Join Meeting Passcode:985370

APE (PEP) Chat Session with Dawn: February 15 (Virtual) 7:00 p.m -8:00 p.m
Open forum where PEP students can get answers to questions regarding planning for their APE.Link to Join Meeting Passcode:985370

 Food, Agriculture, and Environmental Sciences  Career Fair-February 15-(In-Person)-2:00 p.m-5:00 p.m-Ohio Union
  Employers will be exhibiting within three industry clusters (Food and Agricultural Sciences, Environmental and Sustainability, and Construction). More information including rsvp can be found here.

Resume Workshop Series- February 21, 1:00 p.m-2 :00 p.m (Virtual Via Zoom)
Your resume is often your first chance to make a positive impression on a prospective employer. Whether this is your first time writing a resume, or you are looking for tips to update and tailor your resume for a new opportunity, this workshop will provide you with relevant and practical information. We will also lay the foundation of resume-making by first discussing how to mindful of your career vision. Join us to learn more about what to include on your resume, how to format it and how to make it stand out. Link to Zoom Meeting.

 The Non- Academic Job Search Series: Resumes and Cover Letters (Virtual)- February 21 -3:30p.m-5:00p.m.
Buckeye Careers will be presenting a workshop series on job search strategies for grad/prof students and postdocs who are seeking jobs outside of academia. Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, these sessions will provide a guide for how to go about pursuing an effective job search. There are four sessions focused on specific aspects of the non-academic job search: RSVP here for the Resume and Cover Letter Workshop.

Graduate and Professional School Fair (In-Person)- February 28 -1:00 p.m-4:00 p.m. 
The Fair welcomes students who are interested in pursuing their education further, connect with various schools and programs and learn more about the application and admissions process. More information can be found here.

The Non- Academic Job Search Series: Interviews (Virtual)- March 7 -3:30 p.m-5:00 p.m. 

Buckeye Careers will be presenting a workshop series on job search strategies for grad/prof students and postdocs who are seeking jobs outside of academia. Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, these sessions will provide a guide for how to go about pursuing an effective job search. There are four sessions focused on specific aspects of the non-academic job search: RSVP here for the Interview Workshop.

APE (PEP) Chat Session with Dawn: March 20 (Virtual) 1:00 p.m -3:00 p.m
Open forum where PEP students can get answers to questions regarding planning for their APE. Link to Join Meeting Passcode:985370

The Non- Academic Job Search Series: Negotiating the Job Offer (Virtual)- March 21 -3:30 p.m-5:00 p.m. 

Buckeye Careers will be presenting a workshop series on job search strategies for grad/prof students and postdocs who are seeking jobs outside of academia. Whether you are interested in the public or private sector, these sessions will provide a guide for how to go about pursuing an effective job search. There are four sessions focused on specific aspects of the non-academic job search: RSVP here for the Negotiating the Job Offer.

Resume Workshop Series-Tuesday (March 21), 1:00 p.m-2 :00 p.m (Virtual Via Zoom)
Your resume is often your first chance to make a positive impression on a prospective employer. Whether this is your first time writing a resume, or you are looking for tips to update and tailor your resume for a new opportunity, this workshop will provide you with relevant and practical information. We will also lay the foundation of resume-making by first discussing how to mindful of your career vision. Join us to learn more about what to include on your resume, how to format it and how to make it stand out. Link to Zoom Meeting.

Resume Workshop Series-Tuesday (April 18), 1:00 p.m-2 :00 p.m (Virtual Via Zoom)
Your resume is often your first chance to make a positive impression on a prospective employer. Whether this is your first time writing a resume, or you are looking for tips to update and tailor your resume for a new opportunity, this workshop will provide you with relevant and practical information. We will also lay the foundation of resume-making by first discussing how to mindful of your career vision. Join us to learn more about what to include on your resume, how to format it and how to make it stand out. Link to Zoom Meeting.

* A listing of all Ohio State University Career Fairs can be found here