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RVCC Career Services


 
 

Workshops & Events  Contact the Career Services Office if you need additional information on Workshops & Events, 908-526-1200 x8334 or cbazar@raritanval.edu.  For workshop cancellations due to inclement weather, please contact the main college line at 908-526-1200 or refer to www.raritanval.edu. Cancellations due to reasons other than inclement weather will be posted at the location of the event and on this web page.

Please note that workshops are not necessarily in chronological order, but grouped according to topic.  

  

RVCC FALL 2014 WORKSHOPS
     
  

 

 

Thurs. Oct. 30 
1:00-2:20pm 
H228 

 Tues. Nov. 4
1:00-2:20pm
H228

 Tues. Nov. 11
5:30-7:00pm
W311  

Discover your FOCUS Career Planning Workshop 

Plan Your Career based on your talents, interests, values & aspirations  

Identify majors and career paths that fit you best.      

Join us for one of these workshops where you will be introduced to a FREE career assessment that can help guide you in narrowing down the best options for your future!    

 Thurs. Sept. 25
1:00-2:20pm
S014

 Thurs. Oct. 2
5:30-7:00pm
S014

 Tues. Oct. 7
1:00-2:20pm
S014

 Thurs. Oct. 16
1:00-2:20pm
S014

 Thurs. Nov. 6
5:30-7:00pm
S014

 Tues. Nov. 18
1:00-2:20pm
S014 

Internships & Cooperative Education:  Where do I Begin? 

Participating in either an internship or a credit bearing work experience (co-op) is an essential part of your college education. 

Come learn… 

-- the difference between co-ops and Internships. 

-- how to get paid or receive credit for your work experience. 

-- if you are eligible to participate. 

-- how to get started. 

 *students must attend this workshop or have an individual appointment before internship participation. 

   -Additional info on internships at www.raritanval.edu/intern-coop. 

 

Register (preferred) by emailing ahermo-w@raritanval.edu  

 Tues. Sept. 30
1:00-2:20 pm
H228 

 Tues. Nov. 18
5:30-7:00pm
W311 

Write a Winning Resume  

Step-by-step workshop for creating a killer resume! 

Register (preferred) by emailing wschnall@raritanval.edu  

Bring your employment/education/skills information to the workshop to begin to create your own resume.

 Thurs. Oct. 23
5:30-7:00pm
H228 

 Tues. Nov. 11
1:00-2:20pm
H228 

Networking to get Working (or Transferring) 

Learn about the hidden job market and how your Facebook and LinkedIn accounts can be powerful professional tools.  

Register (preferred) by emailing wschnall@raritanval.edu  

 Thurs. Nov. 6
1:00-2:20pm
S014 

 

Interviewing Successfully  

Learn tips that will help you put your best self forward, impress potential employers, and get the job you want. 

Register (preferred) by emailing wschnall@raritanval.edu   

 Tues. Oct. 28
1:00-2:20pm
Academic
Support Center 

 Thurs. Dec. 4
1:00-2:20pm
Academic
Support Center  

 

Resumania - Quick Check  

Bring an updated copy of your resume for a quick review by a Career Services Advisor

No advanced registration required.

 Tues. Oct. 21
1:00-2:20pm
S014

 Thurs. Nov. 20
5:30-7:00pm
S014

 Be Prepared - Top Skills Employers Really Want! 

What qualities make an ideal job candidate? What skills do you need to stand out in your internship? 

Employers respond that “soft skill” attributes are the qualities that set candidates apart. Come assess yourself and learn how to increase your internship & job readiness!  

Register (preferred) by emailing ahermo-w@raritanval.edu 


Wed. Nov. 6
1:00-2:20pm
Bateman Center
BC-102

Academic Planning: 
Deciding on a Major & Creating an Academic Plan

MAJOR Decision? Get help with choosing your academic program. 

Partnered with RVCC First Year Experience, Advising & Counseling, & Career Services

 

 

  
Check your RVCC email account, the Lions Den and the Career Services web page for updated info on workshops and events.

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