Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Framingham State University Career and Opportunity Fair (open to the public)

Sponsored by FSU Human Resources Department www.framingham.edu/careers

Thursday, August 10, 2017, 6:00-9:00 p.m., McCarthy Center Forum

Visit FSU-staffed information tables as we assist interested community members with topics such as:

  • Employment at FSU

  • Resume Assistance and Interview Prep

  • Undergraduate, Graduate, Continuing Education, and English Language Programs

Employment and Enjoyment Fair (Employer Registrations have reached capacity)

Monday, September 11, 11:30am -2:30pm, Athletic Center Gym

Need an internship or job? Interested in joining a club? Come to the Employment and Enjoyment Fair on Monday, September 11. Join us at the largest career fair of the year! Over 50 retail, restaurant, and non-profit employers and over 40 student clubs will be there. Get an internship or job, join a club, win a prize. Drop in any time between 11:30 am and 2:20 pm with or without your resume. Potential to take home employer-provided swag! Several campus offices will be represented as well. For more information on what positions employers are recruiting for log into your RAMTRACK account and search one of the 50 employers. They are all very interested in hiring Framingham State students.

Employer Registrations are FULL - call 508-626-4625 to be placed on waiting list.

Please see the flyer to find more information.

Suitable Solutions Career Professionalism Initiative Kickoff

Wednesday, September 20, 1:30am -2:20pm, McCarthy Center Alumni Room 309

Enjoy refreshments while learning about our professional career development series aimed at preparing students for the interview, internship and job search process, learn the professional skills that employers want and program overview. Applications available at the Kick-Off or in the CSER Office at 412 McCarthy. The Framingham State Suitable Solutions Career Professionalism Program is a five-part professional career development series aimed at preparing students for the internship & job search and the interview process. Students are educated about career professionalism, soft skills, dining etiquette, social awareness, professional dress, and networking techniques to enhance their career opportunities. Upon completion of the series students will be awarded a professional outfit ($100 limit) and graduate certificate of achievement. This initiative will benefit ALL students for all majors.

Please see the registration form and the flyer for more information.

Career Advice Roundtables (CARS) Networking Event

Thursday, September 28, 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.*, McCarthy Center Alumni Room 309

Research shows that the number one way to gain employment is by networking!  Would you like to start networking with FSU Alumni and other professionals currently employed at local businesses? Info about the CARS event: The CARS program is designed to provide a dialog between professionals (including many FSU alumni) and students seeking real answers to their career related questions. There is the opportunity to network your way into an internship or full-time position.

*End Time: the event will run until 6:00 p.m. but if we are as successful as the last event, the conversations may continue until later.

Fidelity Investments Career Day on Wednesday, October 4

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Individual Interviews: For 2017 Fidelity internships and other career opportunities call Career Services and Employer Relations at 508-626-4625 to schedule your 30 minute interview. Pre-registration is required.

9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Fidelity Information Table, McCarthy Lobby

4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Fidelity Information Session, For All Majors - Whittemore Library, Archives Room

Major & Minor Fair

Tuesday, October 24, 11:30 am- 1:30 pm in the McCarthy Center Forum

Speak with faculty and students! Grab a Major/Minor Fair tote bag and stuff it with info on majors, minors, Study Abroad and careers! Come with a friend! What can I do with a major in? Are you having a difficult time choosing a major or minor? Would you like information on what careers would correlate to your choice? Prior to the fair, consider what majors and minors you are interested in. When you arrive, visit academic department tables, Career Services and International Education (Study Abroad), and ask questions. Please see the flyer for more information.

Human Services, Non-Profit, Government Careers Night

Tuesday, October 24, 4:30 pm- 6:00 pm in the McCarthy Center Forum

Join us for our one of our highest rated career fairs and network with over 30 employers in the human services, non-profit, and government fields! Come professionally dressed and bring plenty of resumes.

A great way to find a spring internship or full time job! Undergraduate and Graduate students are encouraged to attend! Log on to your Ramtrack account to see a list of employers.

Employers must register- Log into your Ramtrack account on the career events page click on Human Services, Non-Profit, and Government Careers Fair. If you don't have an account register here https://www.myinterfase.com/framingham/employer/. You will not have access to see events until your account is activated by our office if you are creating a new account.

Once you are logged in 1) click on the Career Events tab at the top of the screen 2) Career Fair in the Category box

3) click on Human Services Fair 4) complete the online registration form. This event is free.

Employer Showcase Series - SUBMIT your dates for Fall 2017 NOW

Every Wednesday (*A couple of dates will be held on a Tuesday) 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
MC Lobby

9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.: Two employers are showcased during 3 separate time frames to informally network with students and recruit for their full time job and/or internship opportunities. 

Click here for the schedule.

Majors Going Mobile - Kick Start Career Cart

Various dates and locations - Be on the lookout for the mobile cart filled with major, minor, and career information showing up at a location near you.

Monthly Employer Site Visits - Let us know if you would like to have us visit your site

Will be added as scheduled. Transportation will be provided. All students must register in advance at the Career Services office, MC 412 to fill out required paperwork.

The TJX Companies, Inc. Corporate Headquarters October 27, 12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.