“Prepare for the Fair” offers tune-up before Career & Internship Fair

Flier for Prepare for the Fair with information about what it is and time, date and location

Students can learn what documents to bring, which clothes to wear, and what to say during two prep sessions next week for the upcoming Career & Internship Fair.

UH West Oʻahu Career Services is presenting the “Prepare for the Fair” workshops from 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., Monday, Feb. 4, and from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 5, in the Nāulu Center Conference Room. The sessions will explore what documents (resumes and cover letters) to bring, how to dress to leave the right impression, and how to deliver a strong introduction.

The workshops are being held to help students get ready for the Career & Internship Fair which is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 13, in C-208. More than 30 companies, firms, and organizations will have tables at the event as they offer internships/practicums, part- and full-time employment, and volunteer work.  Organizations that have signed up range from Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa, to Bank of Hawaiʻi and the Hawaiʻi Conservation Alliance Foundation, to Kamehameha Schools and YMCA of Honolulu.

The Career & Internship Fair is designed to help students looking for a job, internship or career-related experience.  As an added incentive, students who attend have a chance to win door prizes. Students can register here, while organizations can register for a table here.

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