Class of 2024: First-Year Student Career Resources
We hope that your Moreau class has set you on course for engaging in your individual career development. While there wasn't time to offer every tool, program, and process during those 2 sessions, we wanted to ensure you had the resources at your fingertips to continue to on your path forward.
Discerning My Career Path
Take a step further and participate in our Discerning My Career Path Group Appointment. Offered multiple times every week. Register here on Handshake.
Developing My First Resume
Creating your first professional resume has it's challenges. What do I keep on from High School? What sections do I include? How long should it be? Can I use a template? Here is a link to our resume section of our website to get you started and a link to resume examples.
Also, here is a link to our resume creation tool.
Finding a Summer Experience
Planning what you will be doing during your upcoming 3 summers before graduation is an important step. Each summer provides you the opportunity to engage in different experiences to build your skills, confidence and career competencies. First-year students participate in many different types of summer experiences from summer jobs to summer classes, to volunteerism to internships. Attend one of our Summer Plans workshops to learn the many options and tools available to secure your first-year summer experience. Register on Handshake.
Learning Labs are small group, virtual "hands on" workshops offered on a regular basis. Search for the lab in which you want to attend and register via Handshake. Topics covered are:
- Creating Your Resume
- Developing Your Profile and Utilizing LinkedIn
- Networking with Notre Dame Alumni; irishCompass, LinkedIn, MyNotreDame
- Building Your Interviewing Skills
Headshots for your LinkedIn & Handshake Profiles
Every Monday and Tuesday from 11:00am - 12:00 noon we offer formal headshots for free to use on your professional social media sites. Register via Handshake.
Post-Moreau Weekly Newsletter
For the remainder of your first year, watch for the CCD's weekly Post-Moreau Newsletter. Each week we will include programming of interest, opportunities, tips, articles, and more to help you on your career journey this year.