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Read the Latest Career Centre News
January 1, 2007

A Brief Look into Upcoming Events:

Welcome back, students and faculty! This semester, we have some great events and activities planned at the Career Centre. The Summer Job and Volunteer Fair is coming up soon, at the end of the month. We will also be hosting two Mock Interview Day sessions, an all-new Weekend Workshops event, and a number of other activities. These will be advertised in the biweekly CC News email. For more information or to see a list of upcoming events, please visit our homepage. Have a great semester!

In this issue:
-Trent Graduate Programs Information Fair: January 17
-Teacher Education Alternative Employment Fair: January 20
-Summer Job and Volunteer Fair: January 31
-Investors Group Information Table
-A & M Reforestation Information Table
-New Canadians, Aboriginals, Visible Minorities Job & Education Fair (TO)
-Work Abroad with Nova Group Japan
-Job Postings Magazine Highlights
-Current Workshops

Trent Graduate Programs Information Fair
Wednesday, January 17th
10am - 2pm
Wenjack foyer
Students will have an opportunity to discuss Trent graduate programs with program staff and students.

Teacher Education - Alternative Employment Fair
Saturday, January 20th
1 - 4pm
Meet in Otonabee Lecture Hall (OC 203)
Open to all students. Learn about alternative teaching careers.

Its never too early to start your summer job search!
Annual Summer Job & Volunteer Fair

Wednesday, January 31st
10:30am - 2:30pm
Gzowski @ Symons Campus
Visit our website to see who will be attending.

Interested in Volunteering for this Event?
Add new experience to your resume and improve your networking skills by assisting during the Fair. Contact Charmaine at the Career Centre at 748-1011 ext.1385 or email us.

Investors Group Information Table
Tuesday, January 23rd; from noon to 3pm
Wenjack foyer
This is a great opportunity to find out information about the Investors Group. They are currently recruiting and will be collecting resumes. For more information, visit their website.

A & M Reforestation (tree planting) Information Table
Friday, January 26th; 10am - 3pm
Bata Library
Come and learn about opportunities with A & M Reforestation. They are currently recruiting and will be collecting resumes. For more information, visit their website.

A & M Reforestation has been well established since 1983. This makes them one of the oldest, and most experienced planting companies in the province. For over 20 years, their members have planted over 100 million trees and they have remained a family owned and operated business all along. A & M are proud to be a tight, close-knit company where their members and their management can meet face to face and see eye to eye.

New Canadians, Aboriginals, Visible Minorities Job & Education Fair
Wednesday, January 24th
Metro Toronto Convention Centre
To attend as a job / education seeker, register online here. All are welcome to attend. Exhibitors include about 100 employers, educational institutions, professional associations, employment information providers and government departments. Note: Greyhound has one-day-return special fares every Wednesday.

Considering an Overseas Opportunity?
Nova Group, Japan: On Campus Interviews
Interviews for teaching English overseas with Nova will be held on March 22, 2007. A Group Briefing Session will be held at 8:30 - 11:30 am, individual interviews will be arranged for 11:30am - 5pm. For more information or to apply on-line, visit their website before March 15th.

Job Postings Magazine - Highlights!
Check out this month's editorial features:
(1) Resume Writing 101
(2) Retail: More than Meets the Eye
(3) The Automotive Industry
- PLUS -
Natural Resource Employers are looking for grads - Forestry Myths vs. Reality

Pick up your *FREE* copy outside the bookstore today.

This Weeks Workshops:
Resumes - Tuesday January 16, 4-5pm
Find a Job! - Wednesday January 17, 4-5pm
Connecting with Alumni - Thursday January 18, 4-5pm
Career Planning (What Can I Do With My Degree?) - Tuesday January 23, 2-3pm
Personality Assessment - Wednesday January 24, 2-3pm
Arriving Prepared - Thursday January 25, 2-3pm

Coming Up Soon*
First Annual Weekend Workshop Series! - January 27th, 2007.
The Career Centre workshops are free. Please visit the Career Centre for details, schedules, and to register online.