Career Events and Programs

On-campus recruiting is now open - apply for positions and interviews of interest in CyHire. View your Spring ’17 Career Checklist to help you stay on track this semester.


How to Get Your Resume Read!        

When: February 1, 2017 from 4:10-5 p.m.
            February 6, 2017 from 5:10-6 p.m. (repeat session)
Where: 1009 LeBaron Conference Room

Will potential employers notice and read your resume? We will explore the important components recruiters want to see on a resume and share details about how to convey your valuable skills.

Success at the Career Fair

When: February 2, 2017 from 4:10-5 p.m.
            February 7, 2017 from 5:10-6 p.m. (repeat session)
Where: 118 MacKay Hall

Learn how to identify and research companies looking for students with your major. We will also discuss: what to wear, what to say, and how to make the best and most positive impression.

What’s Next? Unpacking Your International Experience

When: Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 12:10-1 pm              
Where: 1009 LeBaron Conference Room

Congratulations! You’ve set yourself apart from most students with your international experience. Now, how do you unpack the personal, academic, and professional benefits of studying or interning abroad?

Area Career Fairs

To view Iowa State University career fairs, please visit the Career Fairs page. All companies registered for Iowa State career fairs can be found in CyHire.

DePaul University’s School of Hospitality Leadership Career Fair

When: January 27, 2017 from 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Where: DePaul University Student Center in Chicago, IL

Every year DePaul University’s School of Hospitality Leadership hosts a career fair with over 90 hospitality companies. The AESHM department will provide transportation to and from Chicago for hospitality and event management students who would like to attend. In the past, participants have left Ames around 4-4:30am and returned shortly after the career fair ended. There is no charge for transportation for any hospitality or event management student, and there is no cost to attend the career fair.

Additional information, including a list of companies already registered, can be found at If you would like to attend, please RSVP for the AESHM provided transportation at You will also need to RSVP for the career fair through the Eventbrite link above.

Please contact Dr. Eric Brown with any questions at 515-294-8474 or

**There may be additional events throughout the semester and those will be promoted via the Human Sciences Career Services office.

  • Contact Information

    Human Sciences Career Services
    131 MacKay Hall
    2302 Osborn Drive
    Ames, IA 50011-1078