Career Services

Events

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Upcoming Events for MSSU Students and Alumni

MSSU Walk-in Workshops

MSSU Career Services Office, 2nd Floor Spiva Library

MSSU students and alumni can stop by the Career Services Office on the Second Floor of Spiva Library for: career and resume advice, assistance creating or editing your resume, assistance researching careers, information on job shadowing and internships, or resume printing. All services and printing are available free-of-charge; no appointment is needed during workshops.

Fall 2015 Dates TBA

Welcome Week Community Day

Fall 2015 Date TBA
10:30 am – 1:30 pm
The Oval in front of Billingsly Student Center

Explore what the community has to offer at this free event featuring over 90 booths from employers and organizations in the Joplin area.

Student Professional Development Luncheons

12:20 pm – 12:50 pm
Billingsly Student Center

Learn from industry professionals on a variety of topics to help you succeed in the workplace. Free lunch is provided!

Luncheon topics and dates TBA:

Major, Minor, and Career Exploration Event

Fall 2015 Date TBA
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Billingsly Student Center 3rd Floor

Learn about different majors and minors that Missouri Southern State University offers and attend break-out sessions to hear from business professionals about career options for a variety of majors.

Education Career Fair

Spring 2016 Date TBA
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

The Education Career Fair is a great opportunity to network, learn about a variety of organizations, and find great job prospects.

Career Fair Cram

Spring 2016 Date TBA
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Billingsly Student Center Ballroom

Cram for the ultimate final... Starting your career.  Visit booths to ensure you are fully prepared for the Spring Career Fair.  Stations include resume and cover letter critique by area Young Professionals, mock interviews, handshake tips, how to tie a tie, and many more.

Etiquette Dinner and Networking Event

Spring 2016 Date TBA
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Billingsly Student Center

Learn the ins and outs of dinner etiquette in a fun environment with presenters form the business community. Please RSVP in the Career Services Office.

Spring Career Fair

Spring 2016 Date TBA
10:00 am – 1:30 pm
Leggett & Platt Athletic Center

The Spring Career Fair is a great opportunity to network, learn about a variety of organizations, and find great job prospects. 80+ Employers and graduate schools will be at this event to visit with you about job opportunities and the organizations they represent!

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