Designing Your Future: Virtual Workshop Series


DATE
Wednesday December 8, 2021 - Friday December 10, 2021
TIME
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
COST
Free
Location
Online

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A 3-part series for Arts students. Back by popular demand, this series will prepare you for life after graduation. Learn about resumes, cover letters, interview skills, job search strategies, and more.

All events will be held online over Zoom and the meeting link will be sent to registered participants prior to the event. Although it is beneficial to attend the entire series, you do not need to attend each event to extract value from the events. Each event focuses on a different aspect and can be attended individually.


What Can I Do with My Arts Degree?

Wednesday, December 8, 12:00-1:30

Are you feeling stuck about how to leverage your Arts Degree? Wondering how to design a meaningful path through your degree and/or after graduation? Join us to discover how to build a well-designed life and career using design-thinking principles.


Telling the Story of Your Degree: Resumes, Cover Letters & LinkedIn

Thursday, December 9, 12:00-1:30

Learn how to craft effective applications and a LinkedIn profile that strategically describe your skills, strengths, and experience, including expertise you’re developing in your Arts degree.


Job Search Strategies for Arts Students: Networking, the Hidden Job Market and Interviews Skills

Friday, December 10, 12:00-1:30

Explore how the hidden job market can boost your job search and build your network for jobs during or after your Arts degree, and learn effective strategies to maximize your interview preparation. Apply these skills to find work during your degree or at graduation.


Part of the The Compass: Arts Students Engagement Hub, this Designing Your Future workshop is part one of a 3-part series for undergraduate Arts students across all year levels. Back by popular demand, this series teaches you tools to design a meaningful path through your Arts degree and think about life after graduation. Learn how to tell your story in resumes, cover letters, interview skills, job search strategies, and more.