Highlight of the Week

Re-Engage, Re-Ignite – Accounting student session

On Tuesday, Jan. 30th, MSA OCS Re-engage workshop was held in Van Munching Hall 2333 to help students continue job search for internships and full-time employment.

At the beginning, Angela Vaughn invited students to talk through their job search challenges and introduced MSA OCS Team. After introducing OCS Services, she encouraged students to sign-up one-on-one coaching appointments, resume reviews, and mock interviews to take the most advantage of OCS Services. Notably, she recommended interview stream review as to record interview process and get feedback.

After introducing the technology and services offered by OCS, Angela shared information about upcoming events, discussed available resources, and provided advice on how to improve job search strategy.

The spring Crest will begin in February to help students prepare the spring recruitment season, and it will combine with Crest Employer networking events as last year. The highlight of Spring crest includes approaching strangers to give elevator pitch and taking information interview.

As for Spring recruiting cycle, OCS will hold Mock Career Fair to prepare students for UMD Spring Internship Fair on Feb 20th-23th. Also, OCS office will provide Virtual Career Fair Prep Session and Virtual Career Fair to offer the opportunity to do the job search at home.

To help students better connect professional employer, OCS will hold the MS Case Competition, Alumni Panel, monthly(Feb-April) Virtual Professional Speaker Series.

Thank you to all students who came to our event. The Office of Career Services hopes to see you in our future events.