Campus Wide Career Fair

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 29, 2023 at 12:03 PM

Yesterday afternoon, the Fitchburg State University Career Services and Advising Center sponsored a Campus Wide Career Fair in the Athletics and Recreation Center. This fair, with over 50 local businesses in attendance, was for students from all majors and all class years. Students were strongly encouraged to attend and take this opportunity to connect with employers from a variety of industries. Click here for a complete list of participating employers.

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Topics: Events, Information Session, Community, Career Services

Careers in Law Enforcement Fair

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 21, 2023 at 6:30 PM

This afternoon, the Fitchburg State University Career Services and Advising Center sponsored a Law Enforcement Career Fair, open to anyone interested in careers in law enforcement and policing. First-year students, sophomores, juniors, and seniors, especially those in our Criminal Justice program, were strongly encouraged to attend and take this opportunity to connect with employers looking  to hire Fitchburg State students. See the full list of participating employers here.

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Topics: Information Session, Programs and Majors, Police Program, Career Services, Criminal Justice

Health Sciences Career Fair

Posted by Andy Cunningham on March 2, 2023 at 6:15 PM

This afternoon, the university's Career Services and Advising Center sponsored a Health Sciences career fair in the Hammond Main Lounge. The program was open to all students in all majors, with a focus on positions in; nursing, biology, chemistry, and exercise and sports science.

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Topics: Information Session, Career Services, Nursing Program, Health and Natural Sciences

Engineering Technology Career Fair

Posted by Andy Cunningham on February 14, 2023 at 5:15 PM

This afternoon, the university's Career Services and Advising Center sponsored an Engineering Technology career fair in the Hammond Main Lounge. The program was open to all students in all majors, with a focus on positions in architecture; construction management; electronics engineering technology; energy management engineering technology; manufacturing engineering technology; technology/engineering education 5-12 licensure; and technology/engineering education industry training.

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Topics: Programs and Majors, Career Services, Health and Natural Sciences, Engineering Technology

Career Services and Advising (CSA) - Transfer Student Information Session

Posted by Andy Cunningham on January 25, 2023 at 2:55 PM

Yesterday afternoon, Career Services and Advising (CSA) held a Transfer Student Information Session near their third floor office in the Hammond Building. The informal gathering was meant to catch students up on all of the services they have to utilize here at Fitchburg State University. Students got to mingle, get questions answered, grab a snack, and get some free swag.

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Topics: Information Session, Community, Career Services

CSA - Career Champions Program

Posted by Andy Cunningham on January 9, 2023 at 3:55 PM

Earlier today, Career Services and Advising (CSA) held their Career Champions program, which connects and engages faculty and staff who are actively assisting students in determining and reaching their career goals. The content of the program focused on building knowledge of career development theories, learning strategies to incorporate career learning into practice and creating a plan for implementing these strategies.

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Topics: Information Session, Career Services

CSA: Let's Taco 'Bout Your Career

Posted by Andy Cunningham on October 27, 2022 at 3:02 PM

The lure of the Taco Bell "BONG" from this afternoon's  Career Services and Advising (CSA) Let's Taco 'Bout Your Career Event was irresistible. In this unique way to get students to start thinking about their next steps, in exchange for creating and posting a career goal, students earned a free taco! 

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Topics: Student Experience, Community, Career Services

Falcon Community Outreach Center Ribbon Cutting

Posted by Andy Cunningham on October 17, 2022 at 2:16 PM

This afternoon, Associate Director of Student Development & Commuter and Volunteer Affairs Shane Franzen welcomed attendees to the Dedication and Ribbon Cutting of the Falcon Community Outreach Center (formally known as the Volunteer Center) on the G-level of the Hammond Building. The Center houses the Falcon Bazaar Food and Necessities Pantry and Professional Clothing Closet. Laura A. Bayless, Vice President of Student Affairs enlightened people with some eye-opening statistics about student need at large and specifically to Fitchburg State University. President Lapidus did the honors and then toured the facility. 

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Topics: Student Experience, Events, Community, Career Services

Career Services and Advising (CSA) - Internship Fair

Posted by Andy Cunningham on October 5, 2022 at 3:30 PM

Career Services and Advising (CSA) hosted an Internship Fair in the Hammond Main Hall yesterday afternoon. The fair gave students the opportunity to meet an array of local businesses and services face-to-face to discuss internships and potential employment. 

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Topics: Student Experience, Our Students, Community, Career Services

CSA: Pumpkin Spice Up Your Resume

Posted by Andy Cunningham on September 27, 2022 at 3:15 PM

Career Services and Advising (CSA) gave away free coffee, pumpkin treats, and tips to spice up your resume today on the G-Level of Hammond Hall. You can still submit your updated resume, by October 3 at 5 p.m., for a chance to win a fabulous fall gift basket!

CSA will be holding a Resume and Cover Letter Workshop in Hammond 214 this Thursday, September 29, from 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Topics: Community, Career Services