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Student Events 2020/21

Spring into your Career

May 13 – 20, 2021
Join us for a week of virtual career exploration and job search events

Free for all CUE Students & Alumni
Event times are local to Edmonton (MDT)

ATB Employer Spotlight Session*

Thursday, May 13 | 12 – 1 pm
Google Meet

We are Alberta’s largest, home grown financial institution and for the last 80+ years, we’ve transformed people’s understanding of what banking can–and should–make possible. Today, 5,500+ ATB team members embrace a growth mindset in order to help bring ATB’s story to life, delivering happiness to our customers and team members alike. It’s why we’re also a highly sought after, award-winning employer. The best part is, we’re just getting started. To learn more about ATB, visit atb.com.

LinkedIn & Networking

Monday, May 17 | 12 – 1 pm
Google Meet

How can you use LinkedIn to network online? Whether or not you already have a LinkedIn profile, this session will teach you how to create a professional account that stands out in your job search, how to integrate it into your networking strategy, and more!

Career Exploration & Management: Professional Panel*

Tuesday, May 18 | 3 – 4:30 pm
Google Meet

Build your career exploration and transition toolkit by connecting with professionals that have been in your shoes! Hear career exploration and job search stories, mistakes, and tips from professionals in diverse industries. This is a can’t-miss session for all students – whether you are in your first year or first job!

Level up your Job Search: Communicate your Value

Wednesday, May 19 | 11 am – 12 pm
Google Meet

Students develop key skills valued by employers. In this workshop, recognize strategies to identify your skills, experience, and value proposition – and communicate them to employers in job applications, interviews, and networking contexts.

Creating your next Cover Letter

Wednesday, May 19 | 12 pm – 1 pm
Google Meet

Why are cover letters so important? What should be included in yours? Review and practice key techniques to update your next cover letter.

Rapid Resume Reviews

Thursday, May 20 | 2 – 5 pm
Book your spot here.

Receive top-to-bottom feedback on your resume in a 10 minute one-on-one virtual session with a Career Services Advisor.

*Participants that attend an employer event and a career education workshop will receive a Career Action Planning workbook from CUE Career Services and an optional follow up career coaching session.


Past Events

BGIS Info Session – Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 12:00 noon

January 2021

CAREER WEEK:
Jan 18 – Resume Building Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Presenter: City of Edmonton

Jan 19 – Interview Workshop
12:00 PM – 1:00PM Presenter: SMS Equipment Inc

Jan 20 – Volunteer Fair
11:00 AM: REACH Edmonton
11:30 AM: Habitat for Humanity
12:00 PM: Boys & Girls Club/Big Brothers Big Sisters
12:30 PM: Young Life
1:00 PM: P.A.L.S (Project Adult Literacy Society)

Jan 21 – Alumni Panel
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Meet our Alumni Panel:

Jan 22 – Career Fair
11:00 AM:
Alberta Correctional Services
Royal Bank of Canada
11:30 AM:
Creative Promotional Marketing Agency
12:00 PM:
Edmonton Police Services
12:30 PM:
TD Commercial Bank

Please check the SLL Moodle page for recordings of each workshop if you are unable to attend.

Contact careerservices@concordia.ab.ca with any questions.

November 2020

November 3: LinkedIn Workshop

October 2020

October 1: Interview Workshop
October 19: Volunteer Information Session – Boys & Girls Club, Big Brothers Big Sisters

September 2020

September 2: Virtual International Internship Information Session
September 10: Job Search Strategies
September 15: Resume Writing
September 17: Cover Letter Writing

April 2020

Wednesday, April 8 Drop-in Resume Review in Tegler
12 pm – 1 pm Robert Tegler Student Centre

March 2020

Monday, March 2 Employer Information Booth: Canadian Armed Forces
11 am – 1 pm Tegler

Wednesday, March 4 Land a Summer Job: Interview Workshop
12 pm – 1 pm HA 206

Tuesday, March 10 Drop-in Resume Review in Tegler
12 pm – 1 pm Robert Tegler Student Centre

Thursday, March 19 Drop-in Resume Review in Tegler
12 pm – 1 pm Robert Tegler Student Centre 

February 2020

Tuesday, Feb. 4 International Undergraduate Resume Session
12 pm – 1 pm in HA206

Wednesday, Feb. 5 Land a Summer Job: Resume Writing Workshop
12 pm – 1 pm in HA206

Thursday, Feb. 6 International Undergraduate Cover Letter Session
12 pm – 1 pm in HA206 

Wednesday, Feb. 12 Land a Summer Job: Cover Letter Workshop
12 pm – 1 pm HA237

Thursday, Feb. 13 International Graduate Resume Session
12 pm – 1 pm HA206

Tuesday, Feb 11, Drop-in Resume Review in Tegler
12 pm – 1 pm Robert Tegler Student Centre

Thursday, Feb. 27 International Graduate Cover Letter Workshop
12 pm – 1 pm HA-019

CUE Career Fair

January 29, 2020, 10am to 2pm

Money Mentors

November 1, 11am-1pm

Resume Writing Boot Camp

November 2, 11am – 1pm in Tegler

Discover Career Services

November 5, 7, from 11am-1pm, by Student Success Centre

Parks Canada Recruitment Event

November 9, 10am-2pm

CPA Career Connections

November 20

Resume Writing Boot Camp

November 21

Discover Career Services focus on Career Exploration

November 23, 11am-1pm

Alberta Public Service Career Mixer

November 28 2018

Explore career options with Alberta Public Service

More events hosted by Career Services will pop up throughout the year!

Watch for these event promotions in the Student Success Centre, around campus and in the student newsletter emailed to all students weekly.