Chicago & Beyond Career Events
OUT for Work's FREE LGBTQ Online Networking Event
Monday, March 10, 2014
Time: 6:00 p.m. CST
It’s a fact that networking is more likely to connect you to an internship or job – and now we’re making it easy for you! Attend this free event and network online with other students and LGBTQ inclusive employers.
We’ve invited LGBTQ students from across the county as well as representatives from our partnering and sponsoring organizations to participate in this one-time event. Meet as many people as possible without leaving your computer!
This is a great opportunity to build your network in a fast, fun, and easy way!
How the event works:
- Register for the event at http://bit.ly/1btqwoF
- On March 10 at 6:00 p.m. CST, you’ll login and join the live session.
- Once you join, you’ll make your status “Available” to chat with other attendees. You’ll be connected in timed conversations. After each chat, you’ll be automatically connected to another attendee. All of your chats and connections will be saved so you can go back to them at any time!
Register now at http://bit.ly/1btqwoF
Nurse.com Chicago Career Fair
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Experienced Licensed RNs (with at least one year experience): 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Students and New Graduates: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Drury Lane Theater
100 Drury Ln., Oakbrook Terrace, IL
Nurse.com Career Fairs are designed to introduce experienced, licensed RNs to regional and national recruiters. The majority of exhibitors will be attending solely to meet nurses who are currently licensed, have some experience in a nursing setting, and are available to work immediately. If you are not readily available for employment, be prepared that many exhibitors may not accept your resume at this event.
You may still find this event to be beneficial with educational and networking opportunities. Each career fair offers a complete schedule of continuing education classes, and some events offer entertaining or valuable activities such as chair massage, resume review and door prize drawings.
To register and for further details, visit http://topics.nurse.com/standout.
Rosalind Franklin University Spring Open House
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Time: 9:00 - 1:00 p.m.
3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL
Join us to learn more about Rosalind Franklin University's graduate health science programs. You will have the opportunity to tour campus, see our state of the art laboratories, meet faculty and students from your program of interest, and learn more about the application process from our admissions representatives.
5th Annual World Health Day Presentation
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m.
1020 College of Medicine Research Building
835 S. Wolcott Avenue, College of Medicine, UIC
- Explain the Presidents Global Health Initiative.
- Describe the strengths and weaknesses of the Global Health Initiative.
- Identify the importance of protecting our global biodiversity.
- Define biodiversity and its impact on global health
For more information, visit https://globalhealth.uic.edu/event/world-health-day-2014.
Bradley University Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Open House
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
116 Westlake Hall
Peoria, IL 61625
Bradley University’s Department of Physical Therapy and Health Science is hosting their annual Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Open House. This is an opportunity to:
- See their campus
- Meet and interact with the faculty
- Talk with current students
- Chat with alumni of our program
- Ask questions about the program, curriculum, clinical sites, associated cost, and the admissions process
The Open House is limited to college sophomores, juniors, seniors, and to those applying to the DPT program in the fall of 2014. For more information and to register, visit http://www.bradley.edu/academic/departments/physicaltherapy/openhouse.
Recroup Virtual Job Fair
Saturday, May 17, 2014
Recroup Virtual Career Fair Flyer
Recroup is organizing it's second virtual job fair on Satruday, May 17, 2014. Their first virtual job fair had nearly 4,500 job seekers and 190 employers. Attendees reported that 160 received employment offers within 2 weeks of the event and figures were doubled in 1 month. The fair is highly interactive and targeted for college students or recent graduates seeking entry level positions. Companies registering to the events include name like Facebook, Google and Yahoo.
It is free for job seekers to participate in the job fair. To register, visit www.recroup.com/jobfair.