Tech & Analytics: Career Fairs Are Coming!

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February 3, 2021 – Upcoming Events, Opportunities & Resources

LETTER FROM THE ADVISOR:

We have quite a few career fairs coming up; therefore, this letter is dedicated to helping you prep for these upcoming career fairs. As you can see below, the next fair coming up is the Government, Nonprofit, and Education Career Fair on Friday, Feb 19, 10-3pm.  As you know, all industries need your tech and analytics skillset.  Here are a list of companies seeking you out this day. 
 
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield | MAXIMUS | Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education| Office of Comptroller of the Currency | U.S. Army Center Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate | U.S. Census Bureau | U.S. Department of Homeland Security TSA | Universal Service Administration
 
So, how do you get prepared?  Here are some resources to help you.

Also, check out the Black Engineer of the Year STEM Career Fair (new window),  AU Technology Industry Fair (register now on Handshake for updates), and the startup career fair on March 2nd.

All the best,
Jodi Schneiderman
js4612@georgetown.edu
Assistant Director, Employer Relations and Industry Advising | Health, Science, and Technology

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Career Center Resources

Industry Advisor:
Jodi Schneiderman
js4612@georgetown.edu

Online Resources:

Writing Resumes & Cover Letters
Networking Skills
Interviewing Skills
Industry Resources
What Can I Do with My Georgetown Major?

Virtual Drop-Ins: 
Drop-ins are Monday-Friday between 1-3 pm via georgetown.zoom.us/j/417727789. Get connected with an advisor for a 15-minute meeting on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Appointments: Virtual appointments are available via Handshake. Sign up under ‘Career Center,’ then ‘Appointments’, then ‘Industry Advising,” then ‘Health, Science, and Technology’.