Volunteer at Career Center Programs
As an employer, you can play an integral role in helping BGSU students develop job search skills by volunteering for on-campus events, all while increasing your visibility on-campus, developing relationships with faculty and staff, and interacting with prospective candidates.
Register as a Volunteer
Fall 2012 Events
BGSU Campus Fest
Thursday, August 30, 2012
11:00am to 3:00pm
Join the BGSU Career Center at a display table for Campus Fest, at the Bowen-Thompson Student Union Oval. Meet hundreds of BGSU students and student leaders. Campus Fest is an annual outdoor organization and merchant fair with approximately 300 student organizations, local merchants, community partners, and offices in attendance. This is a perfect opportunity to gain visibility, meet students, and promote your services and career opportunities in a relaxed and festive environment.
Resume Critique Session
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
We want to tap your expertise and leverage the years of experience you have reviewing resumes. Consider volunteering your time to critique individual student resumes and provide constructive feedback in brief 15-minute sessions. This is a great opportunity to meet students interested in attending the Fall EXPO Job and Internship Fair.
Recruiters Tell All Panel and Mock Interview Observation
Thursday, September 27, 2012
Consider participating in an employer panel that allows recruiters to inform students of tips on how to impress employers. You will have an opportunity to share insight on resumes, interviewing, networking, and much more. This event will also include a mock interview observation, which is opportunity for recruiters to model a typical interview in front of a student audience with a pre-selected student volunteer. At the end of your mock interview, you will have the opportunity to offer constructive feedback. Audience members will be encouraged to provide insight and ask questions as part of the student learning process.
For more information about these events, please contact:
Sue Young, Assistant Director
Other Volunteer Opportunities
Employer Discussion Panels
The Career Center conducts employer panels on various topics for students. If you are interested in discussing a job search/career topic and having the opportunity to highlight your industry and organization, we would welcome your expertise. Employer panels are a great venue for increasing visibility on campus and building your brand with students. Please complete and submit the interest form above; we will keep your information on file at the Career Center and a staff member will contact you when an opportunity arises.
Student Organization Speaker
BGSU has more than 300 student organizations, and many have a career focus or are student chapters of professional organizations. If you would like to join the list of professionals interested in speaking with BGSU student organizations and student groups (most meet after 6:00 p.m.), please complete and submit the interest form above; we will keep your information on file at the Career Center and a staff member will contact you when an opportunity arises.
For more information about volunteering with the Career Center, please contact:
Bill Pargeon, Recruiting Manager