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Career Events

Career events including career and job fairs, graduate schools expo, information sessions, table displays, and networking events are your opportunity to meet and network with employers, educational institutions, and Trent alumni on campus.

Log in to the Student Experience Portal, and visit the Events Calendar for full details of upcoming Career Centre events and workshops.

2016 - 2017 Career Centre Events Schedule



Life after Trent: Networking Sessions

Receive networking tips from the Career Centre and then chat with recent alumni about their experience going from graduation into the work force. These are fun, informal, and informative events for students exploring their options after graduation.

Session 1

Date:  Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Location: Great Hall, Champlain College

Time:  4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Session 2

Date:  Thursday, January 26, 2017

Location: Otonabee College Commons

Time:  4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Register on the Student Experience Portal Events Calendar:

STEPS (Skills to Enhance Peer Support) Certificate Program

STEPS Certificate Program aims to develop skills to empower participants to feel comfortable providing resources and referrals to members of the Trent community, and beyond, who may be experiencing moments of stress, distress or mental health issues. The program requires participants to take five (5) out of a possible eight (8) workshops that focus on health and wellbeing, communication skills, diversity and inclusivity, and leadership. Students who are interested in pursuing a career in a health related field, teaching, or are looking for on campus employment that focusses on peer support will find this certificate helpful to add to their co-curricular record or resume.

Workshop registration is located on the Student Experiene Portal Events Calendar:



Volunteer Fair

Date:  Thursday, September 15, 2016

Location: Bata Library, Upper Podium

Time:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Don't miss the Volunteer Fair at Trent University next Thursday, September 15 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. on the Bata Library Podium. There will be over 25 local organizations in attendance actively recruiting for a variety of volunteer positions. Plan to attend to meet these exhibitors and find out how you can get involved with their organizations.

Volunteer experiences provide exceptional opportunities to make a real contribution to a cause you feel strongly about providing a great sense of self-worth, have amazing new experiences promoting personal growth, meet new people to build your network, and boost your employment prospects through developing your skill sets.

Register on the Student Experiene Portal Events Calendar:

Graduate and Professional Schools Expo

Date:  Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Location: Gymnasium, Trent Athletics Centre

Time:  11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Trent’s annual Graduate & Professional Schools Expo provides students and new graduates with an opportunity to explore educational opportunities.

Plan to connect with recruiters from business and law schools, education programs, graduate studies programs, professional schools and colleges to learn about their educational opportunities and improve your chances of getting into the program of your choice.

Register on the Student Experiene Portal Events Calendar:

Career and Summer Job Fair

Date: Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Location: Gymnasium, Trent Athletics Centre

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Career and Summer Job Fair has a combined focus on both long-term career and summer job opportunities. The event will feature employers who have immediate positions they are looking to fill, as well as those who are looking primarily to increase brand recognition and familiarity with long-term positions for graduating students that might not be immediately available.

Register on the Student Experience Portal Events Calendar:


On-Campus Recruitment

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