University of Wisconsin–Madison
Students and professionals at a Career Kickstart workshop

Career Kickstart

Career Kickstart is a partnership between University Housing and SuccessWorks at the College of Letters and Science to help you get on the path to success no matter where you’re heading. Join us at any of our upcoming events!

Career Kickstart Kickoff and Resume Bootcamp

Sept. 13, 6 PM @ Lake Mendota Room (Lakeshore)

Sept. 14, 6 PM @ Smith Main Lounge (Southeast)

Come for free dinner at this interactive session and make sure you’re ready for the fair. Resume fine-tuning – done! Navigate the career fair like a pro – done!

Get Out of Town: Studying and Working Abroad

Oct. 11, 5 PM @ Lake Mendota Room

Excited to escape your hometown? Come and check out the different ways you can live, study, and work abroad at this resource fair and presentation.

Become an Interview Master

Oct. 24, 7 PM @ Gordon Dining & Event Center

This workshop will include both interviewing instruction and a chance to do mock interviews with alumni, staff, and HR representatives from American Family Insurance.

Is Graduate School for Me?

Nov. 2, 7 PM @ Carson’s Upper Gulley

You have to go to graduate school, right? It can sometimes feel that way. Come and learn whether this is a good option for you and where different graduate paths lead.

Keep it Classy: Managing your Social Media Profiles

Nov. 15, 7 PM @ Ogg Hall Basement Lounge

It’s increasingly common for an employer to scope you out online prior to making a job offer. Make sure your social media presence showcases the best you!