Career Center Programming 2021 - 2022

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.

Virtual drop-in hours are available every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 12-1 p.m. for all things Career & Professional Development related. Join the zoom room here to connect with GV Career Center staff! If you would like to attend an in-person appointment, sign up through myView's Navigate.

New in Fall 2021:

Each month Career & Professional Development workshops will be offered in partnership with The Palmer Group! Students - be sure to watch our email, Handshake notifications and Career Center social media sites for updates.

Upcoming Events

September 2021

  • Palmer Group & GV Career Center Presents: Career Connections – Career Exploration & Self-Assessment – (On Campus Event)
    Tuesday, Sept 7, 2021 – 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Speed Lyceum (Grand View University Student Center)

  • Accounting Interview Day - Iowa College Recruiting Network - (Virtual Event)
    Friday, Sept 24, 2021 – Employers register through www.recruitiowagrads.com; students register through the Career Center – careers@grandview.edu.   

  • Palmer Group & GV Career Center Presents: Career Connections – Job & Internship Possibilities – (On Campus Event)
    Tuesday, Sept 28, 2021 – 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Speed Lyceum (Grand View University Student Center)

October 2021

  • Palmer Group & GV Career Center Presents: Career Connections – Resume & Interview Resources – (On Campus Event)
    Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 – 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Speed Lyceum (Grand View University Student Center)

  • Global Vision Week –Identity and Belonging in a Digital World  - Stories of Identity & Belonging (TEDTalk Format) – (On Campus Event)
    Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021 – 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at Speed Lyceum (Grand View University Student Center)

  • Getting The Job Virtual Workshops (Career Center and Graduate & Professional Studies Partnership) – (Virtual Events)
    Monday, Oct 18, 2021 – 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. (Target audience - undergraduate students) – Register through careers@grandview.edu     
    Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021 – 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. (Target audience – graduate students) – Register through careers@grandview.edu      

November 2021

  • Diversity Career Fair - Collaboration with Drake University (Host) via Handshake platform - (Virtual Event)
    Friday, Nov 12, 2021 - All-day event – register and participate on Handshake

  • Palmer Group & GV Career Center Presents: Career Connections – Professionalism & Purpose – (On Campus Event)
    Tuesday, Nov 16, 2021 – 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. at Speed Lyceum (Grand View University Student Center)

  • STEM Interview Day – Iowa College Recruiting Network (Date/Format TBD)
    Employers register through www.recruitiowagrads.com; students register through the Career Center – careers@grandview.edu.      

December 2021

  • Career Launchers Workshop (Date/Format TBD)
    This workshop is intended for December/April graduates who will be transitioning to careers, graduate school or service sector. 

Spring 2022

January 2022

  • MLK Week of Service – Jan 17 – 21 / Featured “Get To Know” Sessions with Grand View’s valued service partners.  More information to follow! 

February 2022

  • Spring Interview Day, Feb 2th – Iowa College Recruiting Network (modality – TBD)
  • NEW Event – “Get To Know” - Nurse Residency Application Process – Virtual event for nurse residency programs featuring valued healthcare partners like Broadlawns, Mary Greeley, Mayo Clinic, MercyOne, University of Iowa, UnityPoint Health and the Veterans Administration.  This event will prepare nursing students for nurse residency application process and deadlines. 

March 2022 – March Madness with Workshop Wednesday all month!

  • Workshop Wednesdays – Targeted workshops (virtual and in-person) offered on each of the following days: 3/2, 3/9, 3/16, 3/23, 3/30. 
  • March 2nd – Career Exploration / Self-Assessment – What Can I Do With This Major & Kuder Journey
  • March 9th – Job & Internship Prospecting – Handshake & Parker Dewey & LinkedIn
  • March 16th – Spring Break – Zoom Room open for drop-in appts.
  • March 23rd – Resume & Interview Resources – Tools, Templates & StandOut Virtual Interviewing Platform.
  • March 30st – Professionalism and Purpose – Put your best foot forward and know your “why”

April 2022

  • Vocation Week – Dates TBD – Signature events featuring Health Science & Social Science partners.  Details coming soon!