Pomerantz Career Center is new resources regularly to assist you in navigating these unusual times - we're here to help, even if we aren't on campus together! Visit these pages to get started and remember to reach out with any questions you have.
Finding Remote and Virtual Work
Additional COVID-19 Career Resources
Virtual-only services begin on Monday, March 16th. Drop-ins and in-person appointments will be suspended until further notice.
Students may still schedule advising appointments via MyUI. The Zoom link you will need to connect for your virtual career advising meeting will appear in the location and body of your confirmation and reminder emails. Those who scheduled prior to the career center moving virtual will receive a Zoom link via email from their advisor in advance so you can proceed with your scheduled meeting.
Have you considered taking a class for credit from Pomerantz Career Center? The Center offers courses for 1, 2 or 3 credit hours through departments LS and CCP. Look for them as you build your schedule for Fall 2019.
Build your communication skills, teamwork experience or learn more about getting into graduate school!
Feeling comfortable about your interviewing skills is important and will help you be successful next time you are trying to land that dream internship or job!
Participating in Mock Interviews at the Career Center gives you feedback and experience with an actual recruiter who is volunteering their time to help you prepare for interviews.
Upcoming Mock Interviews:
Do you need a career new year's resolution? Read more here!
Need tips to stay Motivated? Read more here!
Join us Thursday, November 8th to learn more about career and internship opportunities in public service through the U.S. State Department.
Presentation: Melissa Martinez, 7–8pm, S207 PBB
Visiting Hours: 1–3pm, C330 Pomerantz Center
Ms. Martinez will be available to meet informally with students and alumni interested in State Department opportunities.
Read why Career Leadership Academy is a great program to be a part of!
The Fall Job and Internship Fair will be held on Thursday, September 27th from 11 am - 4 pm. Check-in will be in Hubbard Commons of the Iowa Memorial Union and the employers will be in the Main Lounge & Second Floor Ballroom of the IMU.
Don't miss this 2nd Annual Opportunity to shop at a discount during the JCPenney UI Suit Up Event!
Sunday, September 16th, from 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. at Coral Ridge Mall
- Show your student ID to get your discount card
- Shop career-related apparel - including suits, dresses, sport coats, pants, shoes and accessories
- Free Transportation from the UI campus to JCPenney
More information at: careers.uiowa.edu/suitup
HireaHawk.com Launch Party this Thursday!
Party Time- You’re Invited!! Join us on Thursday, August 30th for our HireaHawk.com Launch Party from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at C310 Pomerantz Center for games, prizes, demos of the new system and snacks!
Click here to take a quiz to test your LinkedIn skills!
Are you looking for a job, internship or Co-op? Save valuable time and meet recruiters online!
Central Intelligence Agency Information Session:
The Pomerantz Career Center is now hiring for the 2018-2019 school year - find out why it's awesome to work here in our latest blog!
Join us for one or more of the following sessions to learn more about careers in public service. Hear from professionals in the community about their career paths and how to prepare for those careers. Attend a local Road Trip to learn more about law, city administration and the court system. More information below:
Sarah Staley, a UI Alum shares her success at the job fair – without having a business major.
Click here to read 5 fun reasons WHY you should meet with a career advisor!