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Calendar of Events & Programs for Students and Alumni

fall CAREER AND GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR

Thursday, September 15, 2016
Field House, King-Horn Athletic Center

This event is for students and alumni from  Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, Engineering and Law for full and part-time, co-op, or internship positions, or for admission to graduate/professional school.

Schedule:
Candidate check-in: 8:45 - 11:45 a.m
Open fair: 9:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
Optional interviews: 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during the morning open fair and scheduled for 30-minute interviews during the afternoon.)

THE EMPLOYER LIST IS POSTED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE AND IN POLAR CAREERS (POWERED BY SYMPLICITY), UNDER EVENTS. IT WILL BE UPDATED PERIODICALLY.

Professional dress is required. 
Requests for business cards must be made by September 12, 2016.
Professional pictures will be taken if desired during the fair while students are wearing their best interview look. These can be used on LinkedIn!

Students can register starting on July 22, 2016. To register, login to Polar Careers powered by Symplicity then follow these instructions.

Go to the Events tab
Click on 'Workshop' sub-tab
Click on 'Winter Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair'
Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click the 'RSVP' button. The screen will revert to the tab ' RSVP for Career Fairs and Workshops' where there will be a green check mark beside the event indicating you have successfully registered.

RSVPs should be made no later than 5:00 p.m. two days before the event. Polar Careers reserves the right to cancel any event or workshop if minimum required number of attendees is not met.  Attendees will be notified by contact info provided in registration if a cancelation occurs.  If enough students have already registered, late registrations may be accepted as space allows.

If you have any questions, please contact Polar Careers at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu.   

Pharmacy fair

Monday, October 17, 2016
Field House, King-Horn Athletic Center

Recruiters are seeking candidates who are pharmacy students and alumni for full/part-time/summer positions and residencies. 

Schedule:

Candidate check-in: 8:45 - 11:45 a.m.
P6 ONLY Fair: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Open Fair: 10:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Lunch Break: 11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (P-6 students and alumni are invited to attend lunch and network with recruiters)
Optional interviews: 12:30 - 4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during the morning open fair and scheduled for 30-minute interviews during the afternoon.)

THE EMPLOYER LIST IS POSTED AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE AND IN POLAR CAREERS (POWERED BY SYMPLICITY), UNDER EVENTS. IT WILL BE UPDATED PERIODICALLY.

Professional dress is required. 
Requests for business cards must be made by October 12, 2016.
Professional pictures will be taken if desired during the fair while students are wearing their best interview look. These can be used on LinkedIn!

Students can register starting on July 25, 2016. To register, login to Polar Careers powered by Symplicity then follow these instructions.

Go to the Events tab
Click on 'Workshop' sub-tab
Click on 'Winter Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair'
Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click the 'RSVP' button. The screen will revert to the tab ' RSVP for Career Fairs and Workshops' where there will be a green check mark beside the event indicating you have successfully registered.

If you are a P-6 or ONU alumni and would like to attend the luncheon:

Also choose P6 Lunch RSVP for Pharmacy Career Fair'
Click on RSVP
Also choose P6 Lunch RSVP for Pharmacy Career Fair'
Click on RSVP

RSVPs should be made no later than 5:00 p.m. two days before the event. Polar Careers reserves the right to cancel any event or workshop if minimum required number of attendees is not met.  Attendees will be notified by contact info provided in registration if a cancelation occurs.  If enough students have already registered, late registrations may be accepted as space allows.

If you have any questions, please contact Polar Careers at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu

WINTER CAREER AND GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL FAIR

Friday, January 27, 2017
Field House, King Horn Sports Center  

This event is for students and alumni from  Arts & Sciences, Business Administration, and  Engineering for full and part-time, co-op, or internship positions, or for admission to graduate/professional school.

Open fair: 9:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Lunch: 11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Optional interviews: 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Candidates may be selected during morning open fair and scheduled for half hour interviews during the afternoon.)

THE EMPLOYER LIST WILL BE POSTED IN POLAR CAREERS (POWERED BY SYMPLICITY), UNDER EVENTS.

Professional dress is required. 
Requests for business cards must be made by January 12, 2017.
Professional pictures will be taken if desired during the fair while students are wearing their best interview look. These can be used on LinkedIn!

Registeration will be available at a later date. To register, login to Polar Careers powered by Symplicity then follow these instructions.

Go to the Events tab
Click on 'Workshop' sub-tab
Click on 'Winter Career and Graduate/Professional School Fair'
Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click the 'RSVP' button. The screen will revert to the tab ' RSVP for Career Fairs and Workshops' where there will be a green check mark beside the event

RSVPs should be made no later than 5:00 p.m. two days before the event. Polar Careers reserves the right to cancel any event or workshop if minimum required number of attendees is not met.  Attendees will be notified by contact info provided in registration if a cancelation occurs.  If enough students have already registered, late registrations may be accepted as space allows.

If you have any questions, please contact Polar Careers at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu

OFIC CareerFest career fair

TBA, February 2017
Columbus, OH (Location TBA)

Increase your employment or internship opportunities and network with recruiters at CareerFest which is sponsored for students and alumni of members of the Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC).  

Candidate Check In: 8:45 - 10:30 a.m.
Open Fair: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

THE EMPLOYER LIST WILL BE POSTED BELOW.

To register and for information on participating employers and tips for a successful event, visit OFIC CareerFest

When you register you will have the opportunity to include your resume for recruiters to review.  Before submitting your resume, please have it reviewed by a professional career advisor in Polar Careers. Call 419-772-2145 or email career@onu.edu for an appointment.

TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED BY ONU OFFICE OF POLAR CAREERS 
A bus leaves McIntosh Center fountain early morning on the day of the event.  A refundable $10.00 deposit is required to reserve your seat on the and will be returned en route. Reserve your space three days in advance by bringing money to Polar Careers, 2nd floor of McIntosh. 

FREE LUNCH arrangements will be made for all ONU students/alumni who use university transportation. 

Professional dress is required. 
Requests for business cards must be made one week in advance.

summer job fair

TBD, April 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
McIntosh Student Center

Drop in! Come as your are! Meet employers seeking students for summer employment and internship opportunities.

Education Expo

April 5, 2017
University of Findlay
Student Registration Deadline: TBD

Education Expo is the annual teacher-recruiting career fair for graduating students and alumni who are licensed to teach school and who are eligible for employment during the 2017-2018 school year (includes August and December, 2018 graduates). The event is co-sponsored by Ashland University, Bluffton University, Defiance College, Heidelberg University, Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Ohio Northern University and the University of Findlay.

Schedule:
Candidate check-in: 8:00 a.m.
Open fair: 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Teacher candidates visit school district recruiters and provide resumes.
Interviews: 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Recruiters select candidates for brief same-day interviews for employment.

For more information about the event including an employer list, contact Polar Careers at 419-772-2145 or career@onu.edu.

EMERGING PROFESSIONAL SERIES (EPS)

EPS presentations offered include the following. Check often for updates to the dates and times on the attachment at the bottom of this page. 

Fall Semester

  • Career Fair Success Strategies 
  • The Self-Introduction – Marketing Yourself in 30 Seconds
  • Creating Professional Resumes & Correspondence
  • Grad School Application Strategies
  • Behavioral-based Interviewing
  • Leveraging Technology: Using Polar Careers/CareerShift/Social Media
  • Social Networking
  • Using Impress Practice Interviewing

Spring Semester

  • Career Fair Success Strategies and 30-second Introduction
  • Behavioral-based Interviewing
  • Professionalism in the Workplace
  • Using Polar Careers/CareerShift/Social Media
  • Salary, Benefits and Negotiations
  • Grad School Application Strategies

If you have questions, or want to make an appointment with a professional career advisor, contact the Polar Careers office at 419-772-2145.

Polar Careers

Anne Niese

419-772-2145
Fax: 419-772-2007
career@onu.edu
McIntosh: Room 220
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-9 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed