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Career Day for Undergraduates

Every fall, the Social Sciences Department and the Career and Professional Development Center co-sponsor an event for students to think about their academic and professional interests and career path, as well as how to get internships and employment.  

Students -- this event is for you!  

Last year's schedule is below: 

 

 

Schedule:


Careers in Criminal Justice & Cyber Forensics  9:00-9:50am   International Suite (Click here to RSVP)

Speakers:

  • Frank Hartle, RMU Criminal Justice, moderator
  • Karen Paullet, RMU Cyber Forensics
  • Detective Brett Whittenberger, Allegheny County Police

  • Careers in the Social Sciences   9:00-9:50-am    Dining Room C (Click here to RSVP)

    Speakers:

  • Joshua Miller, Managing Director at SIMA® International
  • Rachel Wachter,  Pittsburgh Mercy Health System
  • Lucky Allen, Allegheny County Human Services Dept.
  • Moderated by Marla Burgess, Career and Professional Development Center
  • "Knowing your own story" activity  10:00-10:30am  Boardroom (Click here to RSVP)
    *** Limited to 10 Students ***

    Speaker: Joshua Miller, Managing Director at SIMA® International  


    Going to Grad School Panel   10:00-10:50am   International Suite (Click here to RSVP)

    Speakers:  

  • Gregory Murdoch, Kaplan Rep.
  • Monica VanDieren, RMU Honors Program
  • Sherri Aufman, RMU Grad Admissions
  • Philip Harold, RMU Political Science 
  • Sam Monda, RMU Psychology 
  • Jen Broderick, Population Genomics Graduate Student at Duquesne

  • First Impressions Matter!  How to wow potential employers   10:00-10:50am   Dining Room C (Click here to RSVP)

    Speakers:

  • Lynn Athey, President, SurgePoint HR Direct
  • Stephanie Vespi, Childcare Careers 
  • Brianna Flasco, recruiter for Bayer
  • Moderated by Kishma Decastro-Sallis, Director RMU Career and Professional Development Center
  • Hors d'oeuvres and informal networking 11:00-1:00, Foyer 


    Mock Interviews in Boardrooms with Recruiters   10:00-1:00  Boardrooms (Click here to RSVP)

    Opportunities to do mock interviews with recruiters from 10:00-1:00 -- RSVP to reserve your time, upload your resume, and select your desired half-hour time slot.

    Recruiters:

  • Kelly Dillard MPM, Child Welfare Recruiter, Office of Community Relations, Allegheny County Dept. of Human Services 
  • Courtney Dean, Glade Run
  • Rachel Wachter, Pittsburgh Mercy
  • Kristine Irwin, Pittsburgh Mercy 
  • Rick Mattia, Community Alternatives
  • Brianna Flasco, Bayer

  • Going to Law School Panel   11:00 am  International Suite (Click here to RSVP)
    Sponsored by the Pre-Law Society 

    Speakers:

  • Moderator: Darius Boxley, co-president of the RMU Pre-Law Society
  • Paul Harold, partner at Ladue, Curran and Kuehn
  • Ryan Fleischer, Associate Athletic Director at RMU
  • Barbara C. Weinzierl, Assistant Dean for Admissions, University of Akron School of Law
  • Megan Willey, current student at Pitt Law, co-president last year of PreLaw Society

  • Fellowships and Scholarships  11:00-11:50am  Dining Room C (Click here to RSVP)
    Sponsored by the Honors Program 

    Speakers:

  • Sarah Robb
  • Shannon Mattox
  • Jesse Phillips
  • Lindsey Sobolosky
  • Philip Harold

  • Careers in Psychology  noon-12:50    International Suite (Click here to RSVP)

    Speakers:  

  • Courtney Dean, Glade Run
  • Aimee Kimball, KPEX Consulting, Owner, Mental Training Consultant
  • Holly Harmon, RMU Counseling Center
  • Moderated by Dr. Kathryn Dennick-Brecht, RMU Social Sciences Department Chair 

  • Careers in the Non-Profit Sector  noon-12:50  Dining Room C (Click here to RSVP)
    Sponsored by the Bayer Center for Nonprofit Management

    Speakers:

  • Peggy Outon, RMU, Executive Director Bayer Center
  • Erin Potts, Bike Pittsburgh
  • Odell Richardson  - Pittsburgh Community Services Inc. 
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    Sponsored by the Social Sciences Department and the Career and Professional Development Center 
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