blog posts Becoming a Federal Scientist: A Guide to Applying for Jobs, Internships, and Fellowships published by the Union of Concerned Scientists Dec 1, 2021 1:30 pm20 views SECS Career Panel (online)- WEDNESDAY, OCT. 20, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct 11, 2021 3:30 pm35 views First Look@Argonne Conference on October 29 Oct 8, 2021 3:45 pm22 views This year's conference will be held virtually and will allow students to: 1. Learn about the Department of Energy (DOE) complex and Argonne’s mission science research. 2. Explore Argonne’s campus and research facilities virtually. 3. Network with Argonne researchers and engineers across the many different STEM disciplines. 4. Learn about summer and year-round research opportunities for undergraduate students. 5. Connect with current and past interns. 6. Consider participation in a tandem event, Mini-Semester, to further prepare you for an internship at a national laboratory. Jobs With the Forest Service - Virtual Career Fairs Sept. 28 and Oct. 5 Sep 9, 2021 10:45 am42 views Come hear about intern & recent graduate positions as well as Summer 2022 jobs soon to be advertised! Opportunities in the Peace Corps - virtual meeting Sept. 9 Sep 3, 2021 4:30 pm10 views Research Park Block Party September 2 Aug 17, 2021 4:00 pm19 views The Block Party event is meant to give students an opportunity to network and learn more about Research Park and its year-round internship opportunities. 2021 Virtual Trail Apprentice Program (apply by August 15) Jul 1, 2021 1:45 pm13 views The Trail Apprentice Program provides scholarships for young leaders interested in a career in recreation, natural resource management, conservation, environmental studies, history, or a related field, to attend the PNTS virtual fall workshop for free and participate in career exploration, networking and educational opportunities amongst the National Trails community. Article: Explore Career Opportunities in Environmental Science Jun 24, 2021 9:30 am12 views National Wildlife Federation EcoCareers Conference April 7-8 Apr 6, 2021 5:45 pm6 views This is a terrific, free opportunity for current students! Check out the conference program and attend as your schedule allows. Peace Corps Environment Programs Info Session April 22 Apr 5, 2021 11:15 am8 views Careers in Sustainability Panel Discussion (virtual) Friday, April 9 Mar 25, 2021 5:45 pm18 views Careers in Sustainability Panel Discussion Recording Mar 25, 2021 5:45 pm4 views GrizzlyCorps info session for 2021-2022 fellowships April 6 Mar 16, 2021 3:30 pm29 views IAEP Annual Student Career Seminar Feb. 20, 2021 Feb 16, 2021 1:30 pm19 views This is a free, online event for students presented by the Illinois Association of Environmental Professionals (IAEP). Building a Career in Sustainability: Advice from Advocacy & Lobbying Leaders - March 24 webinar Feb 11, 2021 4:30 pm29 views Webinar: Building a Career in Sustainability - Wednesday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. CST Jan 25, 2021 2:45 pm14 views Hiring & Recruitment Events (webinars), U.S. Forest Service through February 25, 2021 Jan 21, 2021 2:15 pm22 views 3 Day Immersive Virtual Entrepreneurship Experience Focused on Social and Environmental Impact Oct 12, 2020 12:00 pm15 views Free Registration to Sustainable Forestry Initiative's E-Summit (register by 10/16) Oct 8, 2020 9:30 am26 views Green Observer Magazine is Recruiting Oct 6, 2020 3:30 pm24 views Getting Started with Careers in Conservation Webinar October 8 Sep 25, 2020 2:15 pm29 views Open Online Course on Gender and Environment Sep 21, 2020 4:45 pm28 views Free Short Courses on Water Topics Sep 21, 2020 4:30 pm28 views Peace Corps Virtual Information Sessions - September 23 & 24 Sep 10, 2020 8:00 am23 views NAEP Career Development Workshops this week Aug 24, 2020 11:15 am8 views The 2020 conference of the National Association of Environmental Professionals is occurring virtually this week. They are offering Career Development sessions, and you can register for that portion of the conference free of charge (dont' let the prices scare you off on the first registration page, just keep going). These sessions will be from 11:00 to 11:55 am (Chicago time) Tuesday-Friday. The list of presenters and the link to registration are at https://naep.memberclicks.net/2020-career-development. They are also offering resume reviews. Conservation Warden Career Information Session 02/12/2020 Jan 30, 2020 2:15 pm35 views Research Park Employer Panel - October 29 Oct 25, 2019 2:00 pm7 views Learn about companies located in the Research Park on campus, the types of jobs panel members have, and how to find and apply for positions on Tuesday, October 29 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the ACES Library Heritage Room. More information at https://illinois.joinhandshake.com/events/314806/share_preview GIS Day - November 12 Oct 25, 2019 1:45 pm10 views GIS Day is set for Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in the Illini Union Rooms B & C. Various events will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a panel discussion about career and internship opportunities from 1:00-1:50 p.m. See http://gisday.illinois.edu/ for a complete schedule. Peace Corps Information Session - November 12 Oct 25, 2019 1:45 pm4 views The campus recruiter for Peace Corps, Sydney Lazarus, will provide an information session about opportunities in the Environmental Sector of the Peace Corps on Tuesday, November 12 from 4-5 p.m. in W-121 Turner Hall. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Fisheries Technician Jan 8, 2019 1:15 pm35 views Wellness Education Coordinator Dec 10, 2018 6:30 pm16 views The Wellness Education Coordinator VISTA serves primarily to develop healthy living components to the Student Stewards Program, which uses public parks as learning laboratories where students engage in hands-on citizen science. Programs & Events Coordinator VISTA Dec 10, 2018 6:15 pm7 views The Programs and Events Coordinator VISTA will focus on expanding the scope of Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation’s “Healthy Parks Healthy People” programs in order to improve community health and park health. Learn about Careers in the FBI, Wednesday 10/10 Oct 9, 2018 1:15 pm30 views Have you ever thought of applying your environmental science knowledge in a law enforcement and investigation career? Join an FBI agent for conversation on Wednesday, October 10th. There are three events throughout the day. Service Member, Greenest Region Corps, Chicago Region, IL Sep 5, 2018 11:45 am112 views Description Across the Chicago Region, communities are voluntarily taking steps to become more sustainable and help make their communities attractive places to live and work. These steps are outlined in the Greenest Region Compact (GRC), a partnership between the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus (Caucus) and the 100+ municipalities who are working every day to as stewards of the environment, community and local economic vitality. To learn more about the GRC, please visit: http://mayorscaucus.org/initiatives/environment/rec/ Career Talk This Friday at 6:00 pm at University YMCA Feb 20, 2018 12:15 pm40 views Attend to learn about career paths in prairie and wetland restoration. Pre-Law Panel Monday Nov 3, 2016 9:00 am21 views Anyone interested in a career in law is invited to this pre-law panel hosted by the History Department and Prof. Rabin’s Career Planning for History Majors course. Monday, Nov. 7 3-4:30 pm 223 Greg Hall Working with Animals Panel Friday, November 4 at noon Nov 1, 2016 2:30 pm22 views Career Center Pizza and Professionals Lunch Series presents Working with Animals Friday, November 4th 12:00-1:00 pm The Career Center Interview Suite (Room 213) Upcoming Pre-Law Events 10/27/2015 Oct 27, 2015 5:45 pm11 views The following upcoming Pre-Law programs are open to all students. We are hosting a special networking event on November 9 that should be of interest to many students. Career Paths in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences Oct 21, 2015 2:00 pm242 views This video was prepared for first year NRES undergraduates, but it contains information that will be useful to any NRES student. Career Center Events and Workshops 09/21/15 - 10/02/15 Sep 16, 2015 3:45 pm22 views Exploring Environmental Careers Webinar: Corporate Careers Jul 15, 2015 1:00 pm181 views Did you know that an NRES degree can lead to a corporate career? On July 14th, three graduates of the NRES Bachelor of Science program talked about their corporate environmental careers. Learn more and access the video. Exploring Environmental Careers: Consulting Careers Jul 1, 2015 1:30 pm164 views On June 30th, three graduates of NRES programs talked about their corporate environmental careers. Learn more and access the video.