November–January: The New Career + Co-op Center

Meet the Career + Co-op Dream Team! We're hosting numerous events highlighting your unique path and helping to launch your career as a creative professional. Walk-in Advising Hours every Monday–Friday from 12:00–12:50 p.m. First come, first served.

Career + Co-op Center: November–December 2014 Calendar [PDF]

 


December Events

 

Pop Up Co-op Orientation

Tuesday, December 2, 12:00–1:00 p.m.
116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1429

For students who have no yet attended a Co-op Orientation and want to come to the Internship Fair!

Cooperative Education Internship Program (Co-op) provides sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students, the opportunity to gain arts related work experience and earn course credit.
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Co-op Internship Fair Prep Session:
Portfolio + Resume Preparation

Tuesday, December 2, 2:00–4:00 p.m.
116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1400

We'll work with you to make sure your resume and portfolio are ready to share with employers at the Co-op Internship Fair! Come by today and leave with work that promotes your accomplishments and creativity, while sparking the employer's interest!
Register


Co-op Internship Fair Prep Session:
The Great Interview

Wednesday, December 3, 2:00–4:00 p.m.
116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1400

This interactive session focuses on the power of good communication. Join us today to practice having great and memorable interview conversations in preparation for the Co-op Internship Fair!
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Co-op Internship Fair

Thursday, December 4, 3:00–6:00 p.m.
MacLean Ballroom, 112 S. Michigan Ave.

You will get to meet over 50 representatives from many Chicago organizations, who will offer Co-op Internships in Graphic Design, Editing/Writing, Film, Marketing, Architecture, Fashion, Teaching, etc. Do not miss this excellent opportunity!
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January Events

 


Tools for Teaching

Tuesday, January 13–Thursday, January 15
10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Session location TBD

This is an intensive series of workshops to help graduate students who are interested in college teaching, build tools for a successful job search and teaching career.



Spring 2015 Co-op Orientations

Wednesday, November 12
Tuesday, November 25
Wednesday, December 10
Thursday, January 22
Thursday, January 29
Tuesday, February 3

All in 116 S. Michigan Ave., suite 1429
12:00–1:00 p.m.

Cooperative Education Internship Program (Co-op) provides sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students, the opportunity to gain arts related work experience and earn course credit.

To participate, you must attend one orientation to receive information and application per academic year.

Register



Questions?

Contact us at 312.629.6810 or careers@saic.edu.

All events are free for SAIC degree-seeking students and alumni. Persons with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation for this program should contact careers@saic.edu or 312.629.6820 as soon as possible so that arrangements can be made.