Upcoming workshops

The office for career and alumni success offers events throughout the year including workshops, employer visits, the annual Career Fair, visiting lecturers and panelists, and many more.

Jan. 27

‘Create the Future of Play’ with a career at Mattel

Learn about Mattel’s undergraduate summer internship program and discover if you have what it takes to join one of the biggest names in toy manufacturing.

Jan. 30

Freelancing: Things to know when working for yourself

This discussion will also address how to network with other freelancers, schedule time and budget resources.

Jan. 30

Understanding the Cover Letter

Daunted by the cover letter? Let us walk you through creating the perfect one.

Feb. 2

School of Building Arts Résumé and Portfolio Review Night

Receive constructive feedback on your résumé and portfolio from your School of Building Arts career advisers, professors and classmates.

Feb. 2

Learn what it takes to work at DreamWorks

Learn what it takes to catch the eye of their executives and start creating high-quality entertainment and advanced film technology for audiences around the world.

Feb. 3

Think different with a future at Apple

Join representatives from Apple as they talk about company culture and ways you can become part of this highly innovative team.

Feb. 4

Take an inside look at company life at Nickelodeon

Learn about the fun and fast-paced company environment at Nickelodeon as representatives share current projects and internship opportunities.

Feb. 5
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Atlanta, Georgia

Fjord reps discuss corporate culture, job opportunities at employer presentation

Join representatives from service design pioneer Fjord for a presentation and hear what it’s like to work at this human-centered firm.

Since 2001, Fjord has designed breakthrough digital services that reimagine people’s relationships with the world around them. Learn...

Feb. 5
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Savannah, Georgia

Discover your future in service design at Fjord employer presentation

Join representatives from service design pioneer Fjord for a presentation and hear what it’s like to work at this human-centered firm.

Since 2001, Fjord has designed breakthrough digital services that reimagine people’s relationships with the world around them. Learn...

Feb. 6

How to Create a Jewelry Design Portfolio

Learn how to create a jewelry design portfolio, from what content to include to how to display your work.

Feb. 6

CAS interview prep workshop for all majors

Gain valuable tips on how to land that perfect internship or job.

Feb. 6

Raise Your Networking Game

This workshop uses real-world examples and live demonstrations to review advanced techniques for building and leveraging your own professional network.

Feb. 6

Portfolio Structure and Content for Fibers

Prepare your fibers portfolios for campus employer visits, the Career Fair and Senior Portfolio.

Feb. 6

Be Your Own Boss series, part two

Embrace your inner entrepreneur at this workshop series that addresses the fundamentals behind founding and running your own successful business.

Feb. 6

Get schooled on acing any type of interview

Learn tips for making the best impression during an in-person interview or acing the initial phone interview.

Feb. 6

Crafting Your Personal Branding Statement

Get to know yourself and cultivate and deliver a concise quick pitch response to the often-asked interview question, "Tell me about yourself."

Feb. 6

Touch up your résumé at the Résumé Building workshop

Learn the ins and outs of creating a compelling résumé that will land you the interview for the job of your dreams.

Feb. 6

CAS résumé building workshop

Gain valuable tips on how to build your most effective résumé and get your foot in the door with leading companies.

Feb. 6

Branding You: Self-promotion Materials

Learn about self-promotional items that designers and artists need including résumé, cover letter, business cards, Behance or Web portfolio, and more.

Feb. 9

Learn from your peers at CAS School of Building Arts internship panel

Hear from School of Building Arts students about their internship experiences. Discover new companies and get ideas for your own internship search.

Feb. 13

Portfolio 101 for Fashion and Accessory Design Majors

Learn about employer expectations and strategies for success.

Feb. 13

Networking Tips for Introverts and Extroverts

Take a short Myers-Briggs-style test and learn about different networking strategies for each type and how to accommodate each networking style.

Feb. 13

How to Create an Industrial Design Portfolio

Learn how to create an industrial design portfolio, from what content to include to how to display your work.

Feb. 13

The How to for LinkedIn

Expand your knowledge of LinkedIn. Learn about helpful shortcuts, networking tips to find SCAD alumni, and correct etiquette for messaging and outreach.

Feb. 13

Get quick pitch tips for SCAD Career Fair 2015

Planning to attend the SCAD Career Fair? This workshop will discuss the best way to highlight your expertise and present your work to employers. The workshop also will explore unique ways of packaging portfolio materials and discuss what to include as stunt pieces/leave beh...

Feb. 19

Career Fair and Beyond, Building your Company List and Reaching Out to Recruiters

Learn ways to go beyond making a target list of companies by reaching out to alumni and recruiters in the industry through email and social media.

Feb. 27
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Savannah, Georgia

Make the connections that could lead to your dream job or internship at Career Fair 2015

Hundreds of employers come to the event to recruit talented students and alumni for jobs, internships and freelance opportunities.

Feb. 27
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Savannah, Georgia

Find your next great hire among exceptional talent at SCAD Career Fair 2015

SCAD produces graduates with unparalleled talent. Meet these candidates all in one place, and discover how they can contribute to the success of your company.

March 5

CAS graphic design alumni panel: Advice From Last Year's Seniors Working in the Real World

Meet recent alumni will discuss how they landed their dream jobs and important skills they've developed that are not in the job description.

March 6

CAS interview prep workshop for all majors

Knowing how to interview is a key component to landing that perfect internship or job. Attend this workshop to gain valuable tips.

March 6

Digital Etiquette

This workshop covers correct and professional ways of making industry connections via social media sites.

March 20

Supercharge your career: How to get promoted

Be a "silent influencer" and get noticed at work without obvious self-promotion.

May 7
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Atlanta, Georgia

Careers take off at Out to Launch senior, graduate student showcase in Atlanta

Select students from a wide range of majors exhibit their best work while employers choose who they want to meet and interview.