Career Services

Employer & Career Events


Covenant Technology Partners Information Session
Wednesday April 9
Student Retention Office Room 225, MSC

Information Session Presented by: Covenant Technologies Partners


Session Agenda:

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Alternate Careers for Scientists: Think Outside the Lab (for graduate students)
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
3:30 to 5 p.m.
SGA Chambers, Millennium Student Center

Speakers: Representatives from the FBI, an IP law firm, the BALSA Group, and the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership will discuss alternate career choices for scientists who want to utilize their expertise outside of the laboratory.

Pizza & Networking: 5 to 6 p.m.

Registration Required:

Sponsored by the Office of Research Administration’s Research & Innovation Week.  FOR MORE INFORMATION on Research & Innovation Week at UMSL, contact Tamara Wilgers ( or visit the event website at


Wednesday, February 26, 2014
SGA Chambers, MSC 3rd Floor 

Come hear directly from a panel of recruiters attending the UMSL Spring Internship & Job Fair on how to be successful at the March 7th  fair!

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Spring 2014
Please stop by Career Services on March 3rd and 4th

Spend 5-10 minutes with a Career Coordinator who can answer your questions on topics like:

We’ll be available between 9am-4pm


Choosing a Law School and a Legal Career Symposium
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Century Room A, MSC

Are you thinking about applying for law school?

Have you ever wondered what the life of a lawyer is really like?

Do you want to know what it takes to succeed in law school?

On Wednesday, March 5, from 3-5p.m. the UMSL Pre-Law Advisory

Council and the UMSL Alumni Association will be hosting the Choosing a Law School and a Legal Career Symposium to help you answer these questions.

The symposium will include:

RSVP’s are not required but are highly encourages. RSVP at  

Questions?  Contact Grace Derda at 314-516-5007 or


Create Your Career Code…Connecting Any Major to a Tech Job
Speaker:  Jim McKelvey, Co-founder of Square

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
MSC Century Rooms

In the St. Louis region and across the nation, it can be difficult for new programmers to get their foot in the door. At the same time, startups and established companies in the St. Louis region struggle to find qualified talent.

Enter co-founder of Square and owner of Third Degree Glass Factory, Jim McKelvey, whose new project, Launch Code, pairs beginner programmers with their more established counterparts.

Come listen to Jim McKelvey’s dynamic story and learn more about connecting your major to technical positions in the St. Louis metro area!

No reservations required; light refreshments served.


US Bank Information Session
Tuesday, March 11th
278 MSC, Career Services

If you’ve never considered working in the banking industry, check us out! U.S. Bank offers careers far beyond finance and accounting.
You’ll learn about opportunities in customer service, sales, fraud, management, and our new Leadership Development Rotational Program developed for new Grads.
Bring your Resume! Our Corporate Recruiter will review and give feedback on what employers are really looking for.
Following the Session we’ll be back for on-campus Interviews:
Thursday March 13th
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Peace Corps Information Session
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Student Retention Services, 225 MSC

This information session will outline exciting transitional career opportunities in  the Peace Corps working overseas. A Peace Corps Recruiter will talk about their  experience as a Peace Corps Volunteer, and will also explain the application  process and the financial and educational benefits of being a Peace Corps  Volunteer.

To learn more  about the organization, go to

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