Check out the workshops occuring at the Government & Non-Profit Career Fair!

Non-Profit Career Fair, Oct 26,
Location: Coffman Union, President’s Room (Third Floor)
11:15 a.m. Find and Apply Workshop – Call to Serve Speaker: Michael Odle, Chief of Staff to Deputy Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment
12:30 p.m. Professionals in Government: City, County, State and Federal Jobs
Have you ever wondered how people successfully make the step from college student to professional? Individuals from various levels of government will discuss their current positions, and the path taken to arrive there.
Melvin Carter – St. Paul City Council Member
Lily Moua – U.S. Department of Agriculture, Human Resources Specialist
LisaBeth Barajas – Metropolitan Council, Planning Analyst
Robert DeWitt, US Department of State, Director — Minneapolis Passport Agency
Leanne Rajtar — Hennepin County, Human Resources Recruiter
Nancy Erickson — State of Minnesota, Workforce Diversity & Recruitment Supervisor
1:45 p.m. NP 101: Intro to Careers in Nonprofits
What is a non-profit organization? Will I get paid if I work there? How do non-profits stay in business? What types of jobs are available? What is the best way to get my foot in the door? These questions and others will be discussed at this introductory session.