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Work-Based Learning / Career Center
Spring 2020 Career Fest
Prepare to Attend!
RESUME REVIEW TENTS – Stop by for 1:1 assistance with resume reviews by our Career Counselors and Career Peers. Start from scratch or edit an existing resume!
Monday, March 9th & Tuesday, March 10th | 9:30am-1:30pm | Mesa Breezeway
EMPLOYER MEET & GREETS – Connect with professionals from a variety of industries as they share about career choices, desirable skills that employers are looking for, and how to prepare for future employment. Check out career panel participating companies & occupations! (click here)
Urban Planning & Sustainability: Monday, March 9th | 11:10am-12:30pm | AVANZA (Student Services, 2nd Floor)
Professional Skills & Communication in the Workplace: Tuesday, March 10th | 9:35-11:00am | AVANZA (Student Services, 2nd Floor)
Careers in STEM: Wednesday, March 11th | 9:35-11:00am | AVANZA (Student Services, 2nd Floor)
Careers in Technology: Wednesday, March 11th | 6:00-7:30pm | G-101 (ROOM CHANGE)
Careers in Humanities: Thursday, March 12th | 12:45-2:10pm | AVANZA (Student Services, 2nd Floor)
Promise to Career: Friday, March 13th | 10:15am-2:00pm | AVANZA (Student Services, 2nd Floor) NOTE: The Promise to Career event has been CANCELLED.
- The Promise to Career Mini Conference will offer:
- Engaging career/interest exploration activity
- Career panel with various local industry professionals to share their career path
- SD Mesa alumni panel students on the transfer process and their journey education and career
- Lunch provided by K’s Sandwiches
- INTERNSHIP & SERVICE LEARNING FAIR – Network with local companies about internship and volunteer options and how to gain hands-on experience. Bring your resume and questions for employers as some hire on the spot!
- Wednesday, March 11th | 10:00am-2:00pm | Mesa Breezeway
- Attending Organizations
Alzheimer's San Diego: Volunteer & Service Learning Opportunities to visit weekly with individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. All majors welcome
Big Brothers/Big Sisters of San Diego County: Volunteer to mentor children. All majors welcome
Brady SoCal, Inc.: Career information for Project Engineers in Construction Management.
Coaching Corps: Volunteer to coach youth sports. All majors welcome, ideal for Exercise Science majors.
Greyhound Adoption Center: Volunteer to care for animals. Internship and Service Learning opportunities for Administrative and Marketing/Advertising positions. Suggested Majors: Bsuiness Administration; Marketing; Art-Photography; Writing; Journalism; Animal Health Technology.
Intellecy Inc.: Paid and unpaid internship opportunities to develop and maintain dashboard, device management, deployment application, and video editing and marketing. Suggested Majors: Computer Information Science; Computer Programming, Web Development; Database Management: Mathematics; and Statistics.
International Rescue Committee: Volunteer for assisting with Immigration, Resettlement, Financial Opportunity, Food & Farming, Youth, Safety and Wellness, and Administration. Suggested Majors: Business Administration; Communication Studies; Accounting; Humanities; Social Sciences; International Relations and Affairs; Nonprofit Management; and Writing-Technical/Professional.
Jewish Family Service of San Diego: Volunteer to support youth and families, be a mentor, advocate for others, and help the hungry. All majors welcomed.
Museum of Contemporary Art: Volunteers to register, educate, and curate Arts Management; Development and Fundraising; Education; Fine Arts; Historic Preservation & Conservation. Suggested Majors: Library Science and Museum Services
Outside the Lens: Paid internship opportunity to work closely with senior educators and digital media experts. Suggested Majors: Art; Photography; Business Management; Multi Media.
San Diego Habitat for Humanity: Volunteer to help make affordable housing a reality. All majors welcome.
San Diego LGBT Pride: Volunteer in Communications & Marketing, Operational Management; Development; Youth Programs; Education & Advocacy. All majors welcome.
San Ysidro Health: Volunteer to provide quality, compassionate, accessible, and affordable healthcare. Suggested majors: Medical Assistant; Health Information; Physical Therapy Assistant.
Scripps Research Translational Institute: Summer Research Internship. Suggested Majors: Biology, Chemistry, Physical Sciences; Computer Science; Mathematics; and Statistics.
TMA BlueTech: Volunteers who are interested in ocean and water technology. Unpaid internship opportunities to get involved in ocean and water technology from an engineering or business standpoint. Suggested Majors: Environmental Studies; Sustainability; Engineering; Biology
The Yiddish Arts and Academics Association of North America (YAAANA): Volunteers and Interns in communications, web development, marketing, and education. All majors welcome
- JOB FAIR – Meet with local companies interested in hiring Mesa students! Gain work experience and professional skills through part-time or full-time jobs. Bring your resume and questions for employers as some hire on the spot! Check out the attending companies and employers!
- Thursday, March 12th | 9:30am-1:30pm | Student Services Building (Moved due to weather)