Career Presentations

Spring 2020 Workshops and Presentations

Thursday, Feb. 6th 9:00-4:30 150 Carver: “Resume Lounge” (lounge environment where students can come in at their leisure throughout the day and meet with an advisor if they’d like to work on their resume in real-time – snacks and beverages available!)

Tuesday, Feb. 18th 4:10-5:00 2105 Pearson: “Internships 101: From Searching to Success”

Thursday, April 2nd 4:10-5:00 2115 Pearson: “Money Talk: How to Effectively Negotiate a Salary”

Monday, April 13th 4:10-5:00 268 Carver: “How to Talk to Employers About Your Part-Time Job” (National Student Employee Week event)


Week of Feb. 24th: “Writing a Cover Letter”

Week of March 2nd: “Online Job Applications: What You Need to Know”

Week of March 9th: “Virtual Career Fair Prep and Performance”


Classroom and Student Organization Presentations

Career Services is always looking for opportunities to educate students about career-related topics.  We are very interested in serving as a guest speaker to your LAS student organization or class.  Presentation topics we could bring to your group include:

  • Overview of Career Services
  • Resume and Cover Letter Writing
  • Networking/Career Fair Preparation
  • Maintaining a Professional Online Presence
  • Interviewing Tips
  • Job/Internship Search Strategies
  • Evaluating and Negotiating a Job Offer

Topics can be adjusted to fit your students’ needs.  To arrange a presentation for your class or organization, please fill out the Guest Speaker Form or contact Taren Crow at or 515-294-2967.

Please note: Iowa State University Career Services will consider presentation requests from academically based student organizations and ISU offices, but is not able to support non-academically based student organizations, including Greek organizations and residence halls, or non-ISU entities due to resource and time constraints.