Upcoming Events / CEC Workshops

2014-15 Career Education Center Events

Events subject to change -  All events are for UDM students and Alumni only!

Workshops – Fall 2014

Career Education Center Overview Sessions

This 30-minute session introduces you to the Career Education Center. We encourage all students to complete this overview prior to scheduling appointments with Career Services advisors. We will provide a 20-minute overview of our website and resources, followed by 10 minutes of Q & A. Please join us to learn how we can help you reach your career-related goals!

If you are NEW to the CEC, join us for one of these upcoming sessions:

  • Overview of the CEC on Tuesday, September 3  from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Overview of the CEC on Wednesday, September 10 from 3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Overview of the CEC on Tuesday, September 16 from 1:30 – 2:00 p.m.

Location: CEC office

Target Audience: Primarily students who are unaware of services and NOT registered in CEC 3000 or 3020

Materials: Overview of CEC Services, Accessing TitanCareerLink, Events, Job postings and Campus/Practice Interviews

Career Education Center Skills Cafés

LinkedIn Café: on Tuesday, October 21 Cancelled

Schedule an appointment to meet with a career advisor to update your LinkedIn profile!

Interview Café: on Tuesday, November 11 from 1:00pm to 2:15pm

Tell Me about yourself? Smart Answers to Tough Questions – 60 to 75 minutes

Learn how to distinguish between what the recruiter is asking and what s/he really wants to know! Develop strategies that will help you answer the really tough questions. Workshop will include a discussion of pre-interview preparation, professional dress, non-verbal communication, appropriate after-interview follow-up, and the various types of interview questions.

Location: TBD

Target Audience: Current UDM students and Alumni – required for students registered in CEC 3000 or 3020.

On-Campus Recruitment - Term I 2014

The University of Detroit Mercy 2014-15 On-Campus Recruitment schedule begins September 30, 2014 and runs until November 14, 2014.  Interested applicants must submit resumes through TitanCareerLink and directly to the employer.

Campus Interviewing is your opportunity to interview well-qualified candidates from more than 100 academic degrees and programs of study offered at UDM.  Our office will market your interview date and recruiting criteria via our online interactive interview system, campus bulletin boards, during class presentations, etc.  Based on the criteria provided and the type of schedule(s) requested, candidates would respond either by submitting a resume for pre-selection or choose an interview time slot.

Employers interested in conducting on-campus interviews please contact Emily Reetz at (313)993-1444 or reetzes@udmercy.edu

 ***This schedule is subject to change***

3 Ways To Register for a Workshop | Information Session:

1)Log-in to your TitanCareerLink account at www.udmercy.edu/cec, Click on Workshops and Career Events, locate the event and Click Register Now!

2) Send an e-mail to careerlink@udmercy.edu.  Please include your name, the workshop you wish to attend, and a contact phone number and e-mail address.

3) Call the Career Education Center at 313-993-1017 and leave a message stating your name, the workshop you wish to attend, e-mail address and contact phone number.

Use your TitanCareerLink to register for  a list of all CEC sponsored events. If you don't have a TitanCareerLink account, create one at: http://www.udmercy.edu/cec

Events subject to change!  All Events are for UDM students and alumni only!