Career Center Programming 2020 - 2021

The following list of events have been organized to assist Grand View University students in obtaining practical experiences and career opportunities following graduation. For more information or to express interest in these events please reach out to careers @ grandview.edu.

July

Get to Know MercyOne

Get to Know: MercyOne Webinar
Wednesday, July 1 | Time: 1:00 p.m.| Virtual Event (Zoom)

MercyOne will be featured in this zoom webinar on Wednesday, July 1st @ 1:00.  Topics include open positions, information about work culture and priorities, application process and future opportunities for observation/shadowing hours.  If you are majoring in the health sciences and/or looking for a great career opportunity, RSVP to careers@grandview.edu for the zoom link for this session.  This session will be recorded for future access.

 

August

Get to Know U of I Genetics

Get to Know: University of Iowa Healthcare – Iowa Institute of Human Genetics / Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs
Tuesday, August 4 | Time: 2:00 p.m.| Virtual Event (Zoom)

The Grand View University Career Center is pleased to announce that the Iowa Institute of Human Genetics is hosting an informational event on the Future of Personalized Genomic Medicine: Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs. During this event, a panel of genetic counselors from around the state will speak about their experience applying to genetic counseling training programs, their daily activities, as well as their role in personalized genomic medicine. This opportunity is a great way for students to discuss first-hand the application process, job growth and ask questions in a small group setting.

For more information about the Future of Personalized Genomic Medicine: Applying to Genetic Counseling Graduate Programs event or to register by July 29, please visit our website at:  www.medicine.uiowa.edu/humangenetics.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events.  If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact the IIHG in advance at (319) 335-3688.

Get to Know DMU

Get to Know: Des Moines University Medicine & Health Sciences
August 5, 14, 25 | 1:30 p.m.| Virtual Event (Zoom)

Many Grand View graduates pursue their advanced degrees/doctoral studies in the Health Sciences at DMU.  We are grateful for this opportunity to promote their upcoming “Creating Opportunities: At A Glance” sessions.  Join a virtual overview of Des Moines University’s graduate programs! Creating Opportunities: At A Glance events present a virtual opportunity to learn more about DMU beyond what’s on the website. Attendees can expect to learn more about what makes a competitive application, interview tips and tricks, and what makes DMU unique.  Sessions in August are scheduled for August 5, 14, 25.  Visit this site to register for one of the upcoming sessions:  https://www.dmu.edu/admission/events/.  Any questions, reach out to the Career Center at careers@grandview.edu.

 

September

University of Illinois College of Medicine - Virtual Open House
Wednesday, September 2 | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.| Online

This open house will be a comprehensive overview of College of Medicine programs and admissions process at the University of Illinois. Please register here.

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Get to Know: Mainstream Living Webinar
Wednesday, September 23 | Time: 1:00 p.m. | Virtual Event (Zoom)

Mainstream Living is committed to enhancing opportunities, creating success, and fulfilling dreams for our adults with disabilities and mental illness. We provide housing, medical, employment, and a variety of other supports in a number of locations in Central Iowa. Our Direct Support Professionals, who provide daily support to our adults in home and community based settings, are our highest need. This position is an opportunity to make a positive impact on someone's life, from ensuring dignity to empowering goal achievement. More details coming soon. Watch a short video of Mainstream Living here.

If you are majoring in the health and/or social sciences or looking for a great career opportunity, RSVP to careers@grandview.edu for the zoom link for this session.  This session will be recorded for future access.

Accounting Interview Day - (ICoRN: Iowa College Recruiting Network)
Friday, September 25 |  Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. | Virtual

This interview day will consist of live video conference, phone interviews & resume collections. Deadline to register & submit your resume is Wednesday, September 9. Please email careers@grandview.edu to register for the event.

Get to Know Principal

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - Women in IT Panel
Monday, September 28 | Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Virtual

Hear from women IT leaders at Principal about our technology culture and innovative teams. Register here.

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - How to Ace Video + Virtual Interviews
Monday, September 28 | Time: 6:00 - 6:45 p.m. | Virtual

In this session with business & HR professionals, you’ll get the tips and tricks on interviews! Register here.

 

October

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Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - IT
Friday, October 2 | Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Virtual

As one of the fastest growing career paths, technology is an important aspect of any business. Come learn about Principal’s technology community and opportunities. Register here.

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - Current/Former Intern Panel
Monday, October 5 | Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Virtual

Join us in this virtual session to hear from current and former interns on their experience at Principal. Register here.

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - General Information Session
Wednesday, October 7 | Time: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. | Virtual

Join us for this virtual session with our Principal University Relations Team. You’ll get insights into our internship program, career possibilities, and Principal’s workplace culture. We’ll leave plenty of time for Q+A! Register here.

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Get to Know: Des Moines University Medicine & Health Sciences
October 7, 13, 23 | 1:30 p.m.| Virtual Event (Zoom)

Many Grand View graduates pursue their advanced degrees/doctoral studies in the Health Sciences at DMU.  We are grateful for this opportunity to promote their upcoming “Creating Opportunities: At A Glance” sessions. Join a virtual overview of Des Moines University’s graduate programs! Creating Opportunities: At A Glance events present a virtual opportunity to learn more about DMU beyond what’s on the website. Attendees can expect to learn more about what makes a competitive application, interview tips and tricks, and what makes DMU unique.

Visit this site to register for one of the upcoming sessions:  https://www.dmu.edu/admission/events/. Any questions, reach out to the Career Center at careers@grandview.edu

Get to Know Principal

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - The Future of Accounting Panel
Tuesday, October 13 | Time: 4:00 - 4:30 p.m. | Virtual

Join in on a conversation with two of Principal’s Chief Accounting Officers to hear their thoughts on long-term outlook for the profession and futureproofing your skills. Register here.

Get to Know: Principal Financial Group - Data Analytics
Wednesday, October 14 | Time: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. | Virtual

An ever growing discipline, data analytics is necessary in all industries. Join our analytics professionals in a conversation on how analytics is used across Principal and hear more on our related career possibilities. Register here.

Get to Know Gallagher

Get to Know: Gallagher - Insurance Sales Internships
Wednesday, October 28 | Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. | Virtual

Are you interested in a career in sales? Are you passionate about securing a 2021 internship, but not 100% certain on which industry to pursue? We encourage you to join us on October 28th @ 4pm CST to learn more about our challenging and lucrative sales opportunities within the Insurance Brokerage Industry.

Gallagher has the longest standing internship program in the insurance industry.  Launch your career in sales by being challenged with our “learning by doing” culture and professional development opportunities.

Please RSVP for this event and check us out on www.ajg.com/interns to learn more about this exciting opportunity! Register here.

 

November

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Get to Know: Des Moines University Medicine & Health Sciences
November 4, 13 | 1:30 p.m.| Virtual Event (Zoom)

Many Grand View graduates pursue their advanced degrees/doctoral studies in the Health Sciences at DMU.  We are grateful for this opportunity to promote their upcoming “Creating Opportunities: At A Glance” sessions. Join a virtual overview of Des Moines University’s graduate programs! Creating Opportunities: At A Glance events present a virtual opportunity to learn more about DMU beyond what’s on the website. Attendees can expect to learn more about what makes a competitive application, interview tips and tricks, and what makes DMU unique.

Visit this site to register for one of the upcoming sessions:  https://www.dmu.edu/admission/events/. Any questions, reach out to the Career Center at careers@grandview.edu.

Diversity Career Fair
Thursday, November 12 | Time: 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. | Virtual (Handshake Platform)

Hosted by Drake University, in partnership with Grand View University, Simpson College and Central College.

STEM Interview Day - Iowa College Recruiting Network
Friday, November 13 | Time: TBD | Virtual