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Career Services Events

Career Services Events
 

Career Services Drop-ins

Get answers to your career-related questions.  We are here to guide you as you explore majors and career fields. We also assist you with developing your cover letter, resume, and LINKEDIN profile.  Additionally, the Career Services team is here to provide guidance to help you with interviews and preparation tips as you explore internships and employment opportunities.  We look forward to seeing you at our next Career Services Drop-in or for a future career appointment.  As a reminder, Career Services Drop-ins are 15-20 min. A follow-up career appointment maybe necessary if topic requires more than 15-20 minutes.

Drop-in Dates and Zoom link  https://hacc.zoom.us/j/92131162291

  • Mondays:  Feb. 1, March 1, April 5 and May 3 from 5-6 p.m.
  • Tuesdays:  Feb. 9, March 9, April 13 and May 11 from 5-6 p.m.
  • Wednesdays:  Feb. 17, March 17 and April 21 from 5-6 p.m.
  • Thursdays:  Feb. 25, March 25 and April 22 from 5-6 p.m.
  • Every Friday starting Feb. 5 through May 14 from noon-1 p.m.

 

Finding A Career You Will Love Based on YOUR Personality Type!  Personality (pdf)

  • The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is a personality assessment that will help you explore careers that are attractive to your personality preference
  • Pre-registration is required and the MBTI Assessment must be completed prior to the event
  • Event dates:  Feb. 16 - noon; Feb. 17 - 5 p.m.; Feb. 18 - noon or 5 p.m.. Sign up for just one session.
  • To register email Career Services at careerservices@hacc.edu or Annmarie Driscoll at aldrisco@hacc.edu. The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member.

 

The Price is Right--Career Edition: How Much Money Do You Really Need to Make? Career Tools (pdf) 

  • Event Dates:  March 17 - 5 p.m.; March 18 - noon.  Register for just one session
  • Leave with career research tools, along with a better understanding of salaries, information on how to develop a monthly budget...and maybe a prize
  • For more information or to register email  careerservices@hacc.edu  The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member.

 

Career Fair Boot Camp - Enlist in "Basic Training" and learn how to get in shape and thrive at the HACC Spring Career Fairs.  Two sessions for each Drill will be offered via zoom daily.  Drills (pdf)

  • Drill #1 - Resume Development:  April 5, 2021
    • Times: Noon and 5 p.m.
    • Learn how to draft an effective resume
    • Receive resume and cover letter tips
    • Presenter: Monica Gillis, Career Advisor
    • Email Monica at  mlgillis@hacc.edu  for zoom link
  • Drill #2 - Prepare for Interview:  April 6, 2021
    • Times: Noon and 5 p.m.
    • Develop effective interviewing skills
    • Understand how to communicate your skills
    • Receive guidance on how to interview remotely
    • Discuss the most common interview questions
    • Presenter: Christy Ramos, Career Advisor
    • Email Christy at  cdramos@hacc.edu  for zoom link
  • Drill #3 - LinkedIn/Networking:  April 7, 2021
    • Times: Noon and 5 p.m.
    • Learn how to utilize career fairs as a networking opportunity
    • Develop a professional presence online
    • What is LinkedIn and understand how to use it
    • Presenter: Annmarie Driscoll, Coordinator/Career Education
    • Email Annmarie at  aldrisco@hacc.edu for zoom link
  • Drill #4 - Personal Branding:  April 8, 2021
    • Times: Noon and 5 p.m.
    • What is Personal Branding and why is it important
    • Discover how to cultivate and market your brand
    • Presenter: Sharon Zortman, Career Advisor
    • Email Sharon at  slzortma@hacc.edu for zoom link

If you are unable to attend any of the drills, please reach out to career services to arrange a one-on-one appointment by calling 717-780-2433 or email careerservices@hacc.edu.

 

Escape Room: Escape the "Undecided Room": April 21, 2021.  Undecided (pdf)

  • Event times:  Noon; 3 p.m. or 5 p.m.  Sign up for just one session.
  • Find the Clues, Solve the Puzzle, Escape the Room...if you can.  You will look for clues, solve a puzzle pertaining to your interests, personality, values and skills and will use this to escape the room and create a career action plan
  • To register email Career Services at careerservices@hacc.edu or Annmarie Driscoll at aldrisco@hacc.edu.  The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member.

 

Experiential Learning Events:

First Semi-Annual Virtual Internships and Experiential Learning Opportunities Fair

  • Date:  Feb. 24 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Here you will be able to connect with organizations that will be providing internships, co-ops, field experiences, or practicums along with providing informational interviews and job shadowing opportunities
  • To register email Career Services at careerservices@hacc.edu.  The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member
     

STEM Day

  • Date:  April 19, 2020 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Be inspired by industry presentations and make connections in thr worlds of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics
  • To register email Career Services at  careerservices@hacc.edu.  The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member.
     

Spring Career Fairs

Employers:  Please register to attend on our online job board www.collegecentral.com/hacc.  Approved employers will be emailed a zoom link a few days before the event.

Students:  If you wish to attend a fair, please request the Zoom link by emailing careerservices@hacc.edu. The ZOOM link will be emailed by a Career Services team member.

  • Respiratory Therapy Fair:  March 15 from 1 - 3 p.m.
  • Early Childhood, Child Care and Education Fair:  March 24 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Business Career Fair:  March 26 from 1 - 3 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
  • Sustainability & Science Virtual Career Fair:  March 29 from 1 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Dental Career Fair:  April 2 from 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Criminal Justice and Police Science Career Fair:  April 6 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 3 - 6 p.m.
  • Trade Career Fair:  April 9 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Computer Technology Career Fair:  April 14 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 4 - 6 p.m.
  • Cardiovascular Technology Invasive and Cardiac Sonography Career Fair:  April 14 from 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Engineering, GIS, Mechatronics, and Construction Fair:  April 16 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 3 - 5 p.m.
  • Nursing Career Fairs - Please note that each day might have additional employers available:
    • April 19 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and 2 - 5 p.m. 
    • April 20 from 2 - 4 p.m. and 6 - 8 p.m.
    • April 21 from 3 - 6 p.m.
    • April 23 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Social Services, HUMS and Gerontology Career Fair:  April 23 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

If you are in need of an appointment with or have questions related to Career Services, please e-mail careerservices@hacc.edu or phone 717-780-2433 and a staff member will be able to assist you.