Career Center

Virtual 'Work Like a Laker' conference includes Fall 2020 Career & Internship Fair

The Work Like a Laker conference, hosted by the Career Center, begins October 1 and includes GVSUýs Fall Career and Internship Fair on October 15.

Sep 28, 2020


Faculty and staff sketches

The Career Center honored students, faculty and staff members, and supervisors from area business and organizations for their dedication to student interns.

Jun 8, 2020


GVSU student engaged in experiential learning through employment initiative

Student Employment + (SE+) was initiated by the Student Employment Office with support from the Career Center and the Division of Inclusion and Equity to create a better employment experience for students.

May 29, 2020


President Mantella tells alumni experiential learning may look different in the fall, but will have the same impact

Alumni from more than a dozen states joined a May 19 virtual town hall with President Philomena V. Mantella and university leaders to learn how Grand Valley is responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 19, 2020


Student Employment + initiative enhances opportunities for students, faculty and staff members

In a time when jobs and internships, either for credit or not-for-credit, are difficult for students to come by, a student employment initiative will enhance the opportunities at Grand Valley while providing experiential learning.

May 19, 2020


Career Center supporting students virtually with job search

Remote and phone appointments with a career center staff member can be scheduled in Handshake, Grand Valley's job portal. Students can also have their resume or cover letter reviewed by a staff member.

Mar 26, 2020


More than 230 employers registered to attend fall career fair

Students and alumni will have the opportunity to meet more than 230 employers registered to attend Grand Valleyýs Fall Career and Internship Fair on Wednesday, October 16.

Oct 15, 2019


Area employers attend GVSU inclusivity conference

About 165 area employers attended Grand Valley's Inclusive Recruitment and Retention Conference, sponsored by the Division of Inclusion and Equity and the Career Center. 

Jul 30, 2019


Faculty and staff sketches

The faculty and staff members listed have given presentations, earned credentials or received an appointment.

Jul 8, 2019


Where did they land? GVSU report details post-graduate destinations

More than 60 percent of Grand Valley alumni who participated in the Career Center's 2016-2017 First Destination Survey reported having a job offer before graduating.

Oct 31, 2018