Public Service Career Series Feb. 27-Mar. 5 and March 7 Road Trip

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 2:04pm

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:

Out of the Classroom & Into the Job Market: Effectively Preparing for a Public Service Career Today
Tuesday, February 27th, 3:30–4:30pm, 66 SH
Learn about using the power of academic programs, resources, and networks to get ready for a public service job.

Navigating the Federal Government Hiring Process
Thursday, March 1st, 3:30–4:30pm, 70 VAN
Learn about the application process, how to locate student opportunities, and the inner workings of
Bring your laptop for step-by-step practice.

Career Workshop: Local Government
Monday, March 5th, 11am–1pm, 302 SH
Meaningful work. Impacting lives. Learn from local leaders about diverse career opportunities in local government.
Sponsored by the Political Science Department

Local Public Service Careers Road Trip; Wednesday, March 7th; 11am–4:30pm, Meet at 310 PC
Interested in meeting local government employees in-person and learning what it’s like to work for a city,
county or county attorney’s oce? Join us for an exciting local road trip. Visits include: City of Iowa City oces,
Johnson County Administration oces, Johnson County Court House. Pizza will be provided.

Email Jim Seyfer at to RSVP by Friday, March 2nd.
Contact Jim via email or at (319) 335-1369 with any questions. Additional details will be provided.