The Office of Career Development

Career Development makes available to students the information and skills necessary for becoming more marketable and finding satisfying employment in the global job market.  Career Development provides support and resources for students, faculty, staff and alumni through individual assistance and professional development programs. Facilitating workshops including but not limited to; Career Planning/Job Search, Resume and Cover Letter Development, Effective Interviewing, Mock Interviews, Workplace Protocol, Business Etiquette, and Networking.

Hours

The office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Margaret Cambron
Director of Career Development
270-852-3302
[email protected]


Career Development Events

Check out our Passport to Success scheduled events this semester that will help you prepare for the wide world of life after college — there are events dealing with job searches, interviewing, networking and business etiquette, plus we can always help with cover letters, resumes, interview skills, etc.

To help you get a feel for these events, see below for photos from previous Speed Mock Interviewing events and the Business Etiquette Luncheon.


KWC 2017’-18’Career Development Events

 

KWC Fall 2017 Graduate School, Study Abroad and Internship Fair

Tuesday September 12th  Rogers Hall 10am- 2pm 

(for ALL KWC students )

Graduate schools, internship/volunteer and study abroad opportunities.

List of graduate schools and organizations updated on Career Development webpage weekly starting August 22th.

 

Speed Mock Interviews and Networking Event

Wednesday October 25th , Rogers Hall.  5:15- 7:30 PM. 

For Seniors; underclassmen by special permission.

30+ Business Leaders, 4 minute interviews, followed by Mocktail Networking Event

Each senior will sit down with 12-15  business professionals who will help participants perfect their interview skills.

During the Mocktail Networking Event students will have the opportunity to speak with professionals in their field.  Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.

RSVP: Students must make reservations by Friday October 20th to [email protected]

Interview Attire Mandatory! No Charge to students.

 

Business Etiquette Dinner

Wednesday November 15th. Cox Conference 5:15-7:30PM  

Purposely for Juniors and Seniors, but all students welcome.

“How To Avoid Social Embarrassment While Dining Out.”

The Business Etiquette Dinner will consist of a formal 4 course meal and

each student will learn the proper manners to be used at a business dinner, including conversation topics,

how to handle difficult foods, and appropriate silverware and glassware use.

RSVP: must make advanced reservations by Friday November 10th. by payment in Cashier’s office or by indicating that you will use Flex dollars.

Interview Attire Mandatory!

Cost: $15 in advance

 


Related Links

Current employment opportunities

You can find more information and resources regarding the Office of Career Development on PantherNet.

Graduate School, Internship and Study Abroad Fair                                                                                      Speed Mock Interviews   

Photos – Click photo to see more:

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