This Week’s [OUS Events]

Four OUS events this week and two other events supported by OUS…something for everyone!

1. BYOL: How to find a Summer Internship
Monday, February 18, 2013, 3:00pm-4:00pm, Falvey Library Room 205


  • Attend an informational workshop on how to follow up with employers you met at the Career Fair (Feb. 5th and 6th).  Learn how to draft a professional email to express your interest in a company and potential internship opportunities.

2. VIP (Villanova Internship Program) Mentors Student Panel: Law, Politics & Government
Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 5:30pm-6:30pm, Garey Hall Cafe.

  • Attend an informative panel discussion of current Villanova Arts & Science students who have or will soon be conducting internships in the area of Law, Politics, and Government. Panelists have internship experience at organizations such as the FBI, Senator’s Offices, the Villanova Minimester Program, and the Public Defender’s Office. Attendees will be welcome to ask questions following the panel discussion.

3. Athletic Internship Panel
Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 7:30pm-8:30pm, Driscoll 132.

  • Attend this event to hear from a panel of current student-athletes who represent a disverse population of academic majors and internships completed. Attendance will count towards one hour of study hall. This event is co-sponsored with the College of Arts & Sciences, VSB Clay Center, the College of Nursing, the College of Engineering, and the Career Center.

4. 5th Annual Business of Sports Conference
Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 5:00pm-8:00pm, Villanova Room

  • Is a career in sports your goal? If so, you don’t want to miss this terrific opportunity to learn from the experts! At the 5th Annual Business of Sports Conference “Money Talks: The Economics of Lockouts”, sports industry professionals will examine why they happen, who “wins,” what affect they have on the fans, & more. Event will culminate w/a Networking Reception. Business casual or professional attire. (BD-approved: Track II)

5. The Washington Center Information Session
Thursday, February 21, 2013, 12:30pm-1:30pm, Falvey Library Room 205

  • Attend an informational session to learn about the Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars: an independent, nonprofit organization serving hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and other countries by providing selected students challenging opportunities to work and learn in Washington, D.C. and London, England, for academic credit. The largest program of its kind, The Washington Center has 70 full-time staff and more than 50,000 alumni, many of whom are in leadership positions in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.

6. Nonprofit Mentoring & Networking Event
Thursday, February 21, 2013, 6:00pm-8:00pm, Dougherty West Lounge

  • Learn how alumni and professionals have incorporated their mission-oriented values in their professional choices. Students will be grouped with a professional mentor to discuss the industry and their individual career journey, followed by an open networking event for all attendees.

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