Summer 2020 Virtual Drop-In Sessions

Virtual drop-in sessions are a way for you to get help with quick questions about majors and careers, resume and cover letter critiques, accessing and navigating Handshake, increasing your networking skills, learning interviewing tips, and more! 

Sessions are offered Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at various times throughout the day.  Join us as your schedule allows and know we are here to help you with all of your career needs!

To join a session, click the daily link below at any point that it is open.  Each drop-in visit will typically last about 10-15 minutes. You are welcome to attend multiple drop-in sessions throughout the semester.

Summer drop-in sessions will end Thursday, August 13.

Day

Start Time

End Time

Link to Session

Mondays

5:00 PM

8:00 PM

Join Session Here

Tuesdays

11:00 AM

1:00 PM

Join Session Here

Wednesdays

11:00 AM

1:00 PM

Join Session Here

Wednesdays

5:00 PM

8:00 PM

Join Session Here

Thursdays

5:00 PM

8:00 PM

Join Session Here

Future Focused Fridays

Join a Future Focused Friday to learn about a wide variety of topics that will help you in pursuing your career and beyond!  Each Future Focused Friday will be formatted as a workshop with 30 minutes of presented content and 30 minutes for small group breakout sessions to discuss the material and ask questions.

To join a workshop, click the appropriate link below.  If you are not available for a Future Focus Friday or want to discuss a specific topic sooner, attend a drop-in sessions or schedule a virtual advising appointment.

Day

Topic Start Time End Time

Link to Session

June 5

LinkedIn 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

June 12

Grad School 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

June 19

Cover Letters 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

June 26

Networking 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

July 10

Resume Basics 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

July 17

Interviewing 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

July 24

Navigating Career Change 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

July 31

Exploring Your Options 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

August 7

Negotiations 1:00 PM 2:00 PM Join Session Here

Have questions or trouble getting these sessions to work? Visit Blackboard's help website for some troubleshooting tips!

Blackboard Collaborate Tips Here

Virtual Drop-in Sessions

For help with:

  • Quick questions about Majors & Careers
  • Resume & Cover Letter Critiques
  • On-Campus Student Employment Search
  • Introduction to Networking Strategies
  • Interview Tips

The Career Exploration and Development staff and Career Peers are available to answer brief questions during drop-in hours. To ensure questions are answered in a timely manner, please join fifteen minutes before the end of the drop-in session.  For questions requiring more than 10-15 minutes, we encourage you to schedule an appointment through KSU Advising.


Let one of our student assistants help you perfect your resume and cover letter to begin your search for employment.

Meet Our Career Peers


Career Exploration and Development provides centralized, comprehensive services for all students and alumni of Kent State University. Students enrolled at a regional campus may also connect with local career contacts at each campus.

Regional Campus Help


College of Business Administration students may use the Career Services Office in 320 BSA.

COBA - Career Services Office