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CAREER & TRANSFER CALENDAR (All on-campus events listed are open to SCCC students, alumni and the general public unless otherwise stated. For questions related to SCCC events, call 518-836-2807, otherwise contact the sponsor listed who is hosting the community event for questions.

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SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AND DEADLINES: http://www.sunysccc.edu/adm-fin/finschol.htm

COLLEGE TRANSFER EVENTS: http://www.nystaa.org/

NEW YORK/CAPITAL REGION RECRUITING EVENTS:Listing of Company Specific Job Fairs

SEPTEMBER

2nd - RESUME CHALLENGE! - Are you ready? Create or revise your resume and make it viewable for hundreds of organizations seeking candidates for part-time, full-time jobs and internship opportunities in SCCC's College Central online job board. Resumes made viewable in College Central will be eligible for prizes awarded the week of October 20th and will be part of the Virtual Job Fair scheduled from October 22nd through the 31st. RESUME DEADLINE - Oct. 12th. Click this link now to register into College Central

3rd - TEXAS de BRAZIL RESTAURANT - recruiting on-campus for various positions. 11am - 1:30PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk)

4th - HAMPTON INN & SUITES - recruiting on-campus for various positions. 10:30am - 2PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk)

8th - TECH CAREER EXPO at the Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY from 2PM - 7PM. This event connects job seekers with local companies interested in hiring qualified skilled workers in the technology and advanced manufacturing sectors.

8th-9th - VECTOR MARKETING - Career Information Table (part-time employment) from 10:30AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

9th - AVON - Career Information Table (part-time employment) from 10:30AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

10th - CROSSGATES MALL JOB FAIR from 3PM - 7PM on the lower level Apple Court or at individual storefronts throughout the mall. To receive a complete list of participating stores, please visit the ustomer Service Desk located on the lower level by Macy's.

11th - SUNY BROCKPORT - Information Table from 10AM - 3PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk). Stop by and speak with the Admissions Representative about their programs and transfer options.

15th-16th - OPEN HOUSE - CAREER & TRANSFER SERVICES - Stop by anytime between 9AM - 3PM to introduce yourself to the people and services provided by this office. Get a demonstration of various computer systems related to personal assessment and job search strategies while having a cup of coffee and hearty sweets.

17th - SCHENECTADY JOB FAIR - 10AM - 4PM in the lobby of Proctor's Theater. Additional information on businesses planning on attending will be posted when available.

17th - CAREER FAIR at University at Albany, School of Business from Noon - 5PM. Student Union.

18th - ALBANY DEVILS - recruiting on-campus for various positions. 10AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk)

22nd - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

23rd - HUFF 'N PUFF - recruiting on-campus for various positions. 10AM - 2PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk)

24th - SAGE COLLEGES - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

26th & 27th - CAREER FAIR at RPI - 10AM - 3:30PM - Rensselaer Armory (Student ID required)

27th - SCHENECTADY CITIZEN PREPAREDNESS COURSE - Must register in advance for the 2 hour training at the SCCC campus. See link for online registration and information.

29th - US ARMY - 11AM - 2PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Providing information on military careers and benefits.

30th - SCCC TRANSFER FAIR - Elston Hall Student Center from Noon - 2:30PM. Discuss transfer options with representatives from 60 colleges that offer programs related to SCCC graduates. Participating Colleges and Universities: SUNY: University at Albany, Binghamton University, Brockport, Buffalo State, University at Buffalo, Cobleskill, Cortland, Delhi, Empire State, Environmental Science & Forestry, Farmingdale, Oneonta, Oswego, Plattsburgh, Potsdam / PRIVATE: Albany College of Pharmacy, Cazenovia College, Our Lady of the Elms College, Excelsior College, Hilbert College, Houghton College, LeMoyne College, Marymount Manhattan College, MCLA, Medaille, Mercy College, Messiah College, Nazareth College, Pace University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, St John’s University, Siena College, The Sage Colleges, The College of Saint Rose, Union College, Wells College

CANDIDATES WANTED! The Student Government Association is seeking individuals for the following seats for the Fall 2014 Semester: Interested candidates may pick up petitions for election from the SGA Office (222H) or Student Affairs (ELS-222). Please contact Mr. Stephen Fragale, Acting Vice President of Student Affairs with related questions by e-mail at fragalsa@sunysccc.edu or telephone at 518-381-1313 for more information.

*** WORKFORCE RECRUITMENT PROGRAM for people with disabilities seeking paid summer internships. Students must be US citizens and matriculated in a certificate or degree program. You must register by October 8th to be considered for a phone interview on October 20, 2014. To begin registration, go to https://wrp.gov/StudentRegisterInstructionPre.do and follow the registration procedures.  Once you are approved for registration, the WRP site will send you a temporary password that you will need to enter exactly to access the site to complete the registration process.  Once you are in the site, you will be required to reset your password. A good format may be your first and last initials capitalized, a number, the @ symbol, suny.  For example (JD1@suny).  This format will satisfy all of the requirements for the password.  To complete the application, you will need to upload a resume and a copy of your transcripts.  Unofficial transcripts can be downloaded from the SCCC website at www.sunysccc.edu . If you would like assistance with any portion of this process, please contact Dawn Jones, Career Advisor, at 381-1334 / jonesda@sunysccc.edu. 

OCTOBER

RESUME CHALLENGE! - Are you ready? Create or revise your resume and make it viewable for hundreds of organizations seeking candidates for part-time, full-time jobs and internship opportunities in SCCC's College Central online job board. Resumes made viewable in College Central will be eligible for prizes awarded the week of October 20th and will be part of the Virtual Job Fair scheduled from October 22nd through the 31st. RESUME DEADLINE - Oct. 12th. Click this link now to register into College Central

1st - SARATOGA JOB FAIR - 10AM - 4PM at the Saratoga City Center off Broadway. Additional information on businesses planning on attending will be posted when available.

1st - FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 101 - Seminar sponsored by College Suites. 5PM-7PM in the Community Lounge at College Suites on Washington Avenue (across from SCCC). A panel of experts will highlight important strategies and common mistakes college students make during their college years and the first few years in the workforce. Refreshments provided and prizes awarded.

1st - HABITAT FOR HUMANITY - 11AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near security). Providing information on volunteer building projects throughout the region. For more information, visit their website at: www.schenectadyhabitat.org

1st - SCCC CLUB CARNIVAL - from 11:20AM - 12:20PM in the Elston Hall Student Center. Speak to students and faculty advisors of various SCCC student clubs and organizations. Involvement in this types of organizations offers students a great chance to learn new skills and develop a stronger understanding of their community or career path.

1st - SMALL BUSINESS ALBANY SHOWCASE & SEMINARS - from 8AM - 5PM at the Holiday Inn Express and Conference Center. FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

2nd - JC PENNEY PORTRAIT STUDIO - Job Promotion Table (part-time employment) from 10:00AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

6th - VECTOR MARKETING - Career Information Table (part-time employment) from 10:30AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

7th - REGIONAL JOB FAIR at CENTER CITY - OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Up to 50 organizations will be available to speak with job seekers on the main floor of the Schenectady Center City building. For more information, contact the office at (518) 631-2257 or sunysccc@sunysccc.edu - This event is coordinated by the SUNY Career and ounseling Center at 433 State Street, in the Center City building.

6th-8th - SPEED NETWORKING - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

6-7th - VECTOR MARKETING from 10:30AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Recruiting on-campus for direct sales positions.

8th - DAIGLE CLEANING - 10AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Recruiting on-campus for various positions.

8th - SIENA COLLEGE (Advisor in Residence) from 10-2pm in the Student Activities Forum, Elston Hall. Stop by or sign up for a specific time outside Elston Hall, room 223.

9th - SUNMARK FCU BUSINESS COMPETITION - Interested candidates are encouraged to attend the Advisement Session on Thursday, October 9 from 11 am to 2 pm at Sunmark’s corporate headquarters at 1187 Troy Schenectady Road in Latham.  Candidates will be able to review their information with local business experts in various subjects including business plan (Janet Tanguay, Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber), financials (Tom Evans, SCORE and Jay Singh, Sunmark Business Services Director), sales and marketing (Steve Gonick, Steve Gonick Network, LLC), and operations (Erin Conway, Regalo A Gift Experience and Sandy Mardigian, SMS Media ).  Also, small business owners, including Josie Madison of Four Fat Fowl, the 2013 Sunmark Business Grant finalist and the winner of the 2014 Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber Boot Camp, will be on hand to discuss their experiences. 

9th - BEST WESTERN SOVEREIGN HOTEL - 10AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Recruiting on-campus for various positions.

13th - CAPITAL REGION JOB FAIR - sponsored by Times Union. 10AM - 4PM at the Albany Marriott, 189 Wolf Road, Albany, NY

14th - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

14th - MAZZONE HOSPITALITY - 10AM - 2PM in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Recruiting on-campus for various positions.

15th - SAGE COLLEGES - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

16th - APPLE INC. - 10AM - 1PM.in the Elston Hall Student Center (near security desk). Recruiting on-campus for various positions.

20th - COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE - 11AM - 1PM. Stop by their information table at SCCC Center City in room 235.

21st - LOWE'S HOME IMPROVEMENT Career Information Table from 10:30AM - 4PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

21st - DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table for discuss opportunities and upcoming exams in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

22nd - SCCC CAREER EXPO from 10AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons. A list of businesses will be availble closer to the event. (Open to the Public)

22nd - SCCC VIRTUAL JOB EXPO - Businesses will be seeking candidates looking for PT/FT and internship opportunities who are registered in SCCC's College Central system. Only SCCC students and graduates are able to participate. Register into College Central and upload a current resume that targets the type of opportunity you seek: www.collegecentral.com/sunysccc

23rd - SIENA COLLEGE (ADVISOR IN RESIDENCE) from 10-2pm the Activities Forum, Elston Hall. Stop by or sign up for a specific time outside Elston Hall, room 223.

23rd - BAY PATH COLLEGE - Noon - 2PM, Stop by their information table in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

28th - UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY (ADVISOR IN RESIDENCE) from 10-2pm the Activities Forum, Elston Hall. Stop by or sign up for a specific time outside Elston Hall, room 223.

28th - TIME WARNER CABLE - Career Information Table from 10:00AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

30th - SAGE COLLEGES - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

NOVEMBER

3rd - VECTOR MARTKETING Career Information Table frm 10:30AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

3rd - 5th - SPEED NETWORKING - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

4th - COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE - 11AM - 1PM, Stop by their information table at SCCC Center City in room 235.

5th - MANAGING YOUR REPUTATION - Seminar sponsored by College Suites. 5PM-7PM in the Community Lounge at College Suites on Washington Avenue (across from SCCC). A panel of experts will highlight important strategies and common mistakes college students make during their college years and the first few years in the workforce. Refreshments provided and prizes awarded.

12th - INTERNATION STUDENT GLOBAL CONNECTIONS MIXER - Tech Smart, Malta, NY (Transportation will be provided to F1/J1 Visa Students and students who have migrated to the US within the last 5 years. Contact Robert Frederick at 518-381-1368 for more information.

13th - SCCC CAREER EXPO from 10AM - 2PM at Center City SCCC, 2nd floor. A list of organizations will be availble closer to the event. (Open to students and graduates of SCCC)

18th - DEPT. OF CORRECTIONS - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table for discuss opportunities and upcoming exams at CENTER CITY - SCCC 2nd Floor.

20th - SAGE COLLEGES - 10AM - 2PM, Stop by their information table in the Student Center in Elston Hall (near Security).

24th - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

DECEMBER

1st-3rd - SPEED NETWORKING - Restricted Event - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

2nd - COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE - 11AM - 1PM, Stop by their information table at SCCC Center City in room 235.

8th-9th - VECTOR MARTKETING Career Information Table frm 10AM - 2PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons (near Security Desk)

JANUARY

28th - SCCC CAREER EXPO from 10AM - 1PM in the Elston Hall Student Commons. A list of businesses will be availble closer to the event. (Open to the Public)

FEBRUARY

3rd - 5th - SPEED NETWORKING - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

10th - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

MARCH

3rd - 5th - SPEED NETWORKING - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

3rd - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

March 10th - COMMUNITY JOB FAIR - 10AM - 3PM in the McDonough Sport Complex

APRIL

1st - RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE at SCCC - 9:30am - 3pm in the Student Activities Forum near the Student Lounge in Elston Hall. Call Elizabeith Napier at (518) 381-1344 to schedule your appointment or just stop by as a walk-in.

14th - SCCC CAREER EXPO for Busniess, Technology & Health Sciences from 10am - 1pm in the Elston Hall Student Center. Companies will be highlghted before event.

22nd - 24th - SPEED NETWORKING - for pre-registered classes only. Lally Mohawk Room, Elston Hall

 

ADDITIONAL EVENTS & ACTIVITIES ADDED WEEKLY - REGISTER with SCCC's College Central Network for most updated career and employment information!