Center for Career Development
prepare to succeed in a competitive global job market.
To land your dream job, you need a great resume, superior interview skills, and a well-designed plan. Our Spring 2019 event lineup has something for everyone at every stage of the job search process.
Interested employers can learn more on the employer events page.
Spring 2019 Events
Resume Review Workshops
January 17, January 28*, February 6, and March 5 | 1:30 to 3:00 pm | B&E 3rd Floor Atrium
Drop by these open resume review sessions and fine tune your resume with the help
of recruiters and HR professionals. Make sure you’re just as prepared on
paper as you are in person! B&E students looking for a very detailed
review or those who need help creating an initial resume should schedule
an appointment by calling 304-293-6575.
*The event on January 28 will run from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
January 28 | 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. | B&E, Room TBD
The perfect handshake. A compelling elevator pitch. A well-tailored suit. These are just a few of the things students need to successfully navigate a career fair. Learn networking tips from current students who landed an internship from the B&E Career Fair last year!
January 22–25 | Various Time Options | Center for Career Development
Mock Interview Week gives students the opportunity to participate in interviews with HR professionals from top organizations while gaining valuable feedback and networking with industry experts.
January 29 | 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. | Student Recreation Center
All B&E students —freshmen through graduate — are encouraged to attend the B&E Career Fair to connect with employers from a variety of industries. Attendees will have the chance to meet potential employers, seek on-site interviews, and build their professional network.
January 30 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Student Recreation Center
The Statler College of Engineering and Mineral Resources Career Fair connects employers with students who are seeking internships, co-ops, or full-time opportunities in engineering, computer science, or safety management. Students majoring in MIS, Supply Chain, and MBA are highly encouraged to attend this event as well as the B&E Career Fair (though all students are welcome).
February 13 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. | Mountainlair Ballrooms
The WVU Career & Internship Fair hosts employers from diverse industries, non-profits, government, and military branches. Students will have the opportunity to meet with potential employers, seek on-site interviews and network with professionals.
Professional Image Dinner
April 3 | 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. | Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place
It takes practice to effectively work a crowd, build your professional network, and impress potential employers. At the Professional Image Dinner, students will learn how to interact with business professionals in a variety of settings, such as conferences, receptions, and interviews conducted over a meal. The event will begin with a formal fashion show, followed by a multi-course meal, dynamic line-up of speakers, and a raffle drawing.
JCPenney Suit-Up Event
March 24 | 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. | JCPenney at the Morgantown Mall
Shop exclusive discounts on career and professional attire. Purchase suits, dresses, sport coats, pants, skirts, blouses, ties and shoes to build a career wardrobe.
April 24 | 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. | B&E 3rd Floor Atrium
We want to celebrate all the hard work our B&E students have accomplished. Stop by for last-minute help crafting your resume, cover letter or elevator pitch. CCD staff will also be happy to answer your interviewing or job search questions. Attendees will also enjoy refreshments, career games, and prize drawings.