University Calendar

Aug
13
Mon
The IBM Vault Tickets
Aug 13 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 16 @ 9:00 am

Opening the IBM Vault will require you to put your brain to work with creative thinking and technical skills to open the six locks

Help our agent Allison break into The Vault in this online interactive game by cracking six digital locks. The game will test your logical and analytical skills. You’ll need to think outside the box to place among the 75 best and get a chance to win a trip to our IBM Cambridge Research Center.

Sign up to open The IBM Vault and compete for a trip to IBM Cambridge Research Center. The game begins Sept. 10, 2018. It won’t be easy, you’ll need to be fast. Think outside to get inside.

Register now at https://ibmvault.mybluemix.net/ and be ready!

Schedule
START: First lock begins: 9/10/18 — 9:00am EST
Registration closes: 9/16/18 — 9:00am EST
Lock 2: 9/17/18 — 9:00am EST
Lock 3: 9/19/18 — 9:00am EST
Lock 4: 9/21/18 — 9:00am EST
Lock 5: 9/24/18 — 9:00am EST
Lock 6: 9/26/18 — 9:00am EST
END and lock down: 9/28/18 — 9:00am EST

Sep
12
Wed
FBI Information Session Tickets
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Melissa Mallon Schuler, Special Agent 1997-present
Worked variety of matters to include White Collar (4 yrs); Cyber Crime (4 yrs) and Counterintelligence (10 yrs) and Applicant Coordinator/Recruiter (past 2 yrs). Prior to FBI career, I worked as an accountant and later engineer in the telecommunications industry for approx. 9 years. Graduated with an Accounting/Economics from James Madison and Masters in Finance and Telecommunication Systems Engineering, Johns Hopkins University

Emma Powers
Recently hired this year as FBI HR Assistant, formerly an FBI honors Intern. Graduated with BS in Biology with minor in Forensic Science and Neuroscience from Honors College at George Mason University

Sep
19
Wed
Meet the Accounting Firms 2018 Tickets
Sep 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Meet the Accounting Firms

9/19/18, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Red Room, Woodard Hall, College of Business

Are you seeking employment or an internship? Interested in gaining networking experience? You are invited to participate in UMW’s ‘Meet the Firms’ event, co-hosted by the Center for Career and Professional Development and the College of Business. This event aims to connect UMW students interested in pursuing a job or internships in accounting with local and regional accounting firms. Attire is business professional.

Important Dates:
9/10 – Deadline for students to upload ‘Meet the Firms’ resume to their Handshake profile. Resumes will be included in a packet for employers.
9/10 – 9/14 – Career Center staff will review uploaded resumes and send you feedback.
9/17 – FINAL DEADLINE to submit your updated resume to your Handshake profile in order to have it included in the resume packet for employers.

You may still pre-register/attend the event without uploading a resume, but we do encourage it as this is an opportunity for future employment. Registration will be open until 9/18/18. To register, click the ‘register’ button on this event.

Participating Employers include:
Auditor of Public Accounts
Becker
Deloitte
DoD, Office of Inspector General
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Foltz and Associates
Kositka Wicks and Company
KPMG
PB Mares
Robinson Farmer Cox
Tate & Tryon
Virginia State Corporation Commission

Need resume assistance? Visit https://www.umw.edu/careercenter/students/toolkit/resume/
How do I add (upload) a new document in Handshake? https://support.joinhandshake.com/hc/en-us/articles/219426647

For more information, contact:

Andrea Cordray

acordray@umw.edu

540-654-1242

Sep
26
Wed
Financial Success Summit Tickets
Sep 26 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Financial Success Summit
Sponsored by the College of Business, Center for Career and Professional Development, and Financial Aid Office

A representative from the Virginia Credit Union will be hosting a series of short workshops surrounding financial literacy.

Wednesday, September 26

Woodard 202

3:00pm – 3:50pm Financial Independence 101 (goals, planning, budgeting, saving vs. investing)

4:00pm-4:50pm Money’s Not Free (good debt vs. bad debt/importance of building credit)

5:00pm-5:50pm Identity Theft (how to protect yourself)

Pizza will be provided and a $250 Amazon gift card will be raffled during the event.

Oct
25
Thu
Fall 2018 Job & Internship Fair – Job & Internship Fair Tickets
Oct 25 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Job & Internship Fair

October 25, 2018, 3-6 pm

Chandler Ballroom, University
Center

This event attracts local and
regional employers who will be searching to fill full-time and internship
positions.

Organizations attending
include representatives from corporations, federal and state government, and
non-profit organizations. All students, alumni, and community members are
welcome and are encouraged to arrive with resumes and dressed in business
professional attire. Please register for this event through your Handshake profile. There is no cost for students to attend.

Feel free to contact us with
any questions.