Virtual Workshops for June July



By Stuart Esrock, Ph.D.

The University Career Center is adding two more virtual workshops to its “Moving Forward in Uncertain Times” series to assist students with a variety of aspects of their career development amidst the coronavirus crisis. These sessions include:

“The Difference Maker: Effective Cover Letters" - June 9 at 12:00 Noon: In this webinar you will learn the purpose of the cover letter and how it should be used in conjunction with the resume; how to review the order, organization, and format of a cover letter; discuss writing style and content; and view descriptive examples of content. Link to this event at:

“Interview like a S.T.A.R.” - July 8th at 12:00 Noon: Join the University Career Center in a virtual workshop to learn about the elements of successful interviews. We will discuss various types of interviews and share tips on how to answer three questions that you will be asked in your next interview.  Participants will learn how to craft an effective elevator pitch, utilize the S.T.A.R. technique to answer behavioral interview questions, and how to follow-up after the interview. Here’s the URL for this event: 

And to see recordings of previous virtual workshops on topics like finding a job during the COVID-19 outbreak, virtual interviewing and more, go to Moving Forward in Uncertain Times