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Career Advising Appointments

Looking for personalized advice and information regarding your career plan? Interested in conducting a practice interview? Need networking advice related to your internship or job search? Schedule an appointment with your Career Advisor!

Drop in to CareerLab

Need a resume reviewed or advice on how to start one? Have some questions about using Handshake, or LinkedIn? Curious about what you can do with your major? Drop into CareerLab! 

Attend Career Events

The Career Center offers a wide variety of events to help you successfully land after graduating from GVSU! Attending workshops, career fairs, and employer hosted events are great activities to add to your short and long - term career plan and are available to students and alumni!




Career Events

Virtual Information Session: Fulbright US Student Program (English Teaching Assistantship and Study/Research)

May 30, 2024 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Interested in teaching English abroad as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA)? Curious about the Fulbright Study/Research (S/R) grants for US students seeking support for a year of funded graduate...

Virtual Information Session: Fulbright US Student Program (English Teaching Assistantship and Study/Research)

June 4, 2024 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Interested in teaching English abroad as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA)? Curious about the Fulbright Study/Research (S/R) grants for US students seeking support for a year of funded graduate...

Virtual Workshop: Writing Personal Statements for Fellowship Applications

June 18, 2024 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Workshop: Writing Personal Statements for Fellowship Proposals; we'll delve into two writing assignments, one for the personal essay and one for the project or policy statement. Everyone (including...

Writing Workshop for all August 16 Deadline Fellowships (Fulbright, Marshall, Rhodes)

July 7, 2024 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

You should have your essays for the Fulbright, Marshall and/or Rhodes Fellowships well underway! The internal GVSU deadline is August 16. It's not too late for feedback and guidance! If...

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Employer Info Sessions

Alaska Teachers Wanted!

When: Monday, May 27th 2024, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm AKDT
Come to Alaska to teach and become a part of a a community that treats you like family. You will experience rich cultural and traditional living. We have competitive salaries, great benefits, and a moving allowance. Join our Team today!

More Infoabout the Alaska Teachers Wanted! event starting 5/27/2024

AMA with a software engineer at Handshake

When: Wednesday, May 29th 2024, 10:30 am - 11:00 am PDT
Join Handshake Staff Software Engineer Phil Middleton for answers to questions on topics like:Building professional experience through personal projectsTips for growing your career in software engineeringHow to network as an engineer in techBonus: by attending, youll be automatically eligible to win one of three $100 Visa gift cards.* Hope to see you there! *View full terms & conditions

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Career Center News

Laker Lifetime Learning - Career Center Alumni Resources

Laker Lifetime Learning - Career Center Alumni Resources

In the ever-evolving landscape of careers, the journey doesn't end with graduation. The Career Center provides a robust array of resources and support tailored to meet the needs of GVSU alumni.

Mar 26, 2024

A Realistic Look at Job Searching with GVSU Alum, Fletcher Zebell

A Realistic Look at Job Searching with GVSU Alum, Fletcher Zebell

Finding a job is not an easy task. GVSU Alum, Fletcher Zebell, details the ins-and-outs of his job-search process and explains how he secured a job at Invio Automation with the help of the Career Center.

Oct 9, 2023

GVSU Career Center Employer Showcase: A Casual, Conversation-Based Approach to Career Connections

GVSU Career Center Employer Showcase: A Casual, Conversation-Based Approach to Career Connections

The Employer Showcase is an opportunity for students to connect with potential employers and learn about career opportunities. HealthWest encourages students to take control at the Employer Showcase event, follow up, and plan for personal development.

Apr 27, 2023

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