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2021 Spring Career Fair

The 2021 Spring CS|Source Career Fair events are scheduled for Monday-Tuesday, February 1-9. For your health and safety, all career fair events will be held virtually on Brazen and Zoom. Check out information and resources below to guide you through career fair events.

Monday, February 1, 2021   

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12:00 PM 1:00 PM CoStar Group Information Session  
6:00 PM 7:00 PM Deloitte Networking Tips & Tricks                           

 

Wednesday, February 3, 2021  

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2:30 PM 3:45 PM CS 3604 Professionalism in Computing Panel      

 

Thursday, February 4, 2021  

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11:00 AM 12:15 PM CS 3604 Professionalism in Computing Panel  
3:30 PM 4:45 PM CS 3604 Professionalism in Computing Panel    

 

Friday, February 5, 2021  

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12:00 PM 1:00 PM Peraton Information Session  
4:00 PM 5:00 PM MITRE Information Session                                  

 

Monday, February 8, 2021  

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10:00 AM 4:00 PM CS|Source Career Fair (CS Students)
2:00 PM 4:00 PM CS Plus Career Fair (CS/CPE/CMDA Students)  

 

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

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10:00 AM 4:00 PM Interview Day
5:00 PM 5:50 PM CS 1944 Sophomore Seminar Panel  
5:00 PM 5:50 PM CS 4944 Sophomore Seminar Panel                  
  • Research employers. Recruiters are impressed with students who have done their homework and know something about their company. Visit employer websites and check for any recent news articles. One of the top complaints from recruiters is a student who walks up and says, "What does your company do?"
  • Update your resume. Ask someone in Career Servies or an advisor to review.
  • Prepare your elevator pitch.
  • Dress professionally. Make a good first impression.
  • Practice active listening.
  • Ask questions. Bring a list of prepared questions.
  • Expect to apply online. You may have to apply online to be officially considered for an interview.

Virtual Networking Videos, Career & Professional Development

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A listing of the CS|Source career fair members.