Career Center

Work Like a Laker: Virtual conference includes GVSU Career, Internship and Summer Job fair

To help students prepare for the virtual world of work, the GVSU Career Center is hosting the fully virtual Work Like a Laker conference, which includes the virtual Career, Internship and Summer Job Fair.

Mar 4, 2021


Cimitile names new vice provost for Graduate and Lifetime Learning

Kara H. Van Dam is the current vice president and dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Maryland Global Campus.

Dec 10, 2020


Student gains internship opportunities after Career Centers first virtual fair

More than 100 employers attended the fair and represented a variety of industries and fields of study. The fair concluded the Work Like a Laker conference, a 15-day conference with multiple tracks.

Oct 23, 2020


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