Events

events

Career Services offers a variety of events throughout the semester. All events take place in the Kimberly and James Hill Center for Student Success unless otherwise specified. The Hill Center for Student Success is located at 1433 Prairie Street, Aurora, IL, just west of the parking garage next to the Wackerlin Center for Faith and Action.

Students are also encouraged to attend Sundays @ 7 Career Conversations with Alumni to engage in a conversation about careers, gain insights into the graduate school application process, and build their professional networks. The virtual series is offered via Zoom at 7 p.m. on Sunday evenings. Click here to view the upcoming speakers. 

Fall 2022

September 1, 2022 - 7 Stops to Success
All Day

Visit the Hill Center as one of the 7 stops to success today. Visit all 7 stops and be entered to win amazing prizes including a laptop, AirPods, AirPods Max, Amazon Gift Cards, Food Service Dining Dollars, and more! Free popcorn!

September 20, 2022 - Internship Workshops
Hill Center for Student Success | 4 p.m.

Virtual | 7 p.m.

Internships: What, Why, and How to Land One
This workshop provides students with a comprehensive overview of the benefits of an internship and the steps to take to secure one. Students will learn about the application and interview process and how to make the most of an internship opportunity.

Register here

October 7, 2022 - Fall Interview Day
Off-campus at Benedictine University | All Day

Students in accounting, finance, marketing, business administration, and IT seeking internships and full-time jobs can submit their resumes and will have the opportunity to be interviewed by premier employers. Students can apply to attend via Handshake starting on September 6.

October 12, 2022 - Goal Setting Workshop
Virtual | 7 p.m.

This workshop will help you develop strategies for articulating and visualizing personal and career goals, and the necessary action plan to achieve those goals.

Register here.

October 18, 2022 - Fall Career Trivia Night
7 p.m.

Take a study break with trivia, free food, and amazing prizes!

November 9, 2022 - On-campus Internship and Job Fair

University Banquet Hall | 4-7 p.m.

Registration details coming soon. 

November 10, 2022 - Social Media Presence Workshop
Noon

Did you know 67% of employers use social media sites to research candidates? Learn how to present your best self and perfect your social media presence before applying for an internship or job. Attend this workshop to learn valuable tips on how to create a positive social media presence.

Register here.

November 15, 2022 - Professional Headshots
3-5 p.m.

All AU students are welcome to stop by for a free professional headshot, which is great for your LinkedIn profile. Spartan Attic will be open if you need professional clothing for the photo.

November 16, 2022 Professional Headshots
11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

All AU students are welcome to stop by for a free professional headshot, which is great for your LinkedIn profile. Spartan Attic will be open if you need professional clothing for the photo.

December 6, 2022 Career Bingo Night
7 p.m.

Bring your friends for a fun night of BINGO! Free food and amazing prizes!