Additional On and Off-Campus Events

All events are listed in Eastern time unless state otherwise. Please contact the organizers directly with any questions regarding the events.


FREE MENTAL HEALTH WEBINARS CURATED BY SOCIALWORK.CAREER

OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT (OPM) RECRUITMENT POLICY AND OUTREACH (RPO) FEDERAL JOB WEBINARS (Finding and Applying for Federal Jobs, Writing your Federal Resume, Interviewing, etc.)

TALK ABOUT IT TUESDAYS: VA CAREERS LIVE
Every Tuesday, 12:00 – 12:30 PM | LinkedIn Live
Join VA Careers and Veterans Health Administration’s Mike Owens for a chat about things that are happening culturally in and around VA. For more information on careers at VA, visit www.vacareers.va.gov or comment on the live feed. Learn more

NSWM COMMUNITY CHAT 
Every Wednesday and Friday, 2:00 PM | Zoom
Join this virtual gathering to connect with social workers and human services professionals, working at all levels of management across a broad and diverse range of organizations, to share support, ideas, and resources. Learn more and register

PIVOT JOURNEY’S FREE MONTHLY CAREER NAVIGATION ROUNDTABLES: YOUR CAREER DURING COVID

First Tuesday of every month, 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Figuring out the next step in your career and executing a successful job search had its challenges before COVID came along. Attend these roundtables to learn from others about what’s working in their job search, network with other professionals, and get answers to burning questions about your job search. These events are FREE, but space is limited to enable smaller, more intimate discussion among participants. Topics of discussion will likely include: how to network effectively today; getting your application noticed; finding the jobs that aren’t listed; strategizing on your next career move, and more. Learn more and register.


CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY SPOTLIGHT (ONLINE PANEL AND NETWORKING)
Tuesday, January 12, 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Attend this interactive online panel hosted by Be Social Change to hear about the latest social impact insights, trends, and best practices from leaders in corporate social responsibility, B Corps, and sustainable brands. Hear how business can be leveraged as a force for good now – and in the future. This event is for CSR, sustainability, and social impact professionals as well as job seekers and those looking to learn more about the corporate social responsibility field. Featuring CSSW Alumna Emma Conniff, Corporate Giving Manager, Macy’s, as well as representatives from The Kroger Co. Foundation, Zero Waste Foundation, and PayPal. Learn more and register ($10 for non-Be Social Change members)


SOCIAL WORKER OR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR
Wednesday, January 13, 1:00 – 2:30 PM | Zoom

Want to become a social entrepreneur? Attend this interactive presentation designed to help you define “social entrepreneurship”, describe what makes an idea a good one, develop a map to guide your first steps, and more. Learn more and register

BUILDING YOUR PROFESSIONAL NETWORK IN 2021
Monday, January 18, 1:00 – 2:00 PM
In this webinar, serial social entrepreneur (founder of Be Social Change and For All Drinks) and career coach Marcos Salazar will share key strategies and techniques on how to build inspiring and purposeful relationships as well as ways to leverage your network to advance your career or business in authentic and mutually beneficial ways. This webinar is for you if you’re: looking for a new job; wanting to change careers; looking to grow your business; a student or a recent grad building a foundation for your future career path; or someone who doesn’t enjoy networking as you’ve been taught to do it. Learn more and register

NUL DIGITAL CAREER SUCCESS SERIES (DCSS): NAVIGATING THE NEW NORMAL
Wednesday, January 20, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Learn everything you need to know from digital branding, to virtual interviewing, to salary negotiation. Attendees will gain a first-hand look on how to succeed in the virtual world! This session features Tristan Layfield, Owner & Head Career Coach at Layfield Resume Consulting. Register

JOB HUNT + NETWORKING REFRESH: RECRUITERS TELL ALL (FREE EVENT)
Thursday, January 21, 2:00 – 3:30 PM
Join FindSpark to hear from a variety of HR, recruitment, and diversity professionals who will share tips on how job hunting and networking has evolved during this Global Pandemic. Learn how to approach your career strategies as we move into 2021, including what to do if you’re in between jobs, how to maintain your connections in an even more digital era, and how to navigate virtual meetings and your role at work. Register (Recording)

MASTERING TIME
Thursday, January 21, 6:00 – 7:15 PM

How do you practice time management? Do your days feel like a battle to beat the clock, make deadlines, work on your passion projects, uphold standing commitments, prioritize chores, and avoid seemingly unavoidable distractions? Or, are you the opposite, being so productive, you can’t possibly keep it up and know burnout is coming? If any of this rings true (and it’s not your reminder alarm), join us in this workshop to discover simple and even, dare we say, fun solutions to help you master time and fulfill your purpose, from wherever, whenever. Learn more and register

OPT WEBINAR FOR INTERNATIONAL (F-1) SPRING 2021 GRADUATES
Friday, January 22, 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Zoom
Additional sessions on January 26, 9:00 – 10:00 AM and February 4, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Learn about eligibility requirements and application procedures for F-1 Optional Practical Training (OPT) employment authorization after graduation. OPT is a benefit and extension of F-1 student status that allows you to work in your field of study for up to 12 months and is authorized by USCIS. Become familiar with the OPT application process before the webinar here. Register

NASW-NYC CARES VIRTUAL SOCIAL WORK JOB FAIR
Tuesday, January 26, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
The NASW-NYC New Professionals R&R SubCommittee in partnership with the NASW-NYC CARES Initiative presents the first virtual Social Work Job Fair! Designed specifically for social workers in NYC, this event is meant to support social workers in their job search and provide them access to numerous NYC organizations offering specifically social work positions. FREE and open to NYC social workers ONLY. Learn more and register

For current NASW-NYC members only, the chapter is also offering free live online webinars (flyer) for job seekers, led by Shanequa E. Moore, LMSW, ’10.
Resume and Cover Letters | Thursday, January 21, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | Register
Interviewing Skills | Thursday, January 28, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | Register

AGPP CAREER PANEL (flyer)
Wednesday, January 27, 12:30 – 1:30 PM | Zoom
Join the AGPP Caucus for a conversation with Mary F. Brown, LMSW ’19, a School-Based Social Worker at Partnership with Children, and Kathryn Lige, ACSW ’19, PPSC, Clinical Social Worker at Child Mind Institute, about their journeys post-Columbia and how their careers have been impacted by their experiences of being on the AGPP track. Join via Zoom (Meeting ID: 958 0656 2839) If you have any questions for the panelists or caucus, please fill out this survey.

NASW-NYC CHAPTER PRESENTS: SOCIAL WORKERS ARE ESSENTIAL: A TOWN HALL ON THE ROLE OF SOCIAL WORKERS IN HEALTHCARE
Thursday, January 28, 6:00 PM | Zoom
Co-sponsored by 1199SEIU, this event is to support healthcare social workers and create a space where social work professionals in all areas of healthcare can get together, connect, and discuss the current experience of working in the field. Featuring speakers from Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York Presbyterian (Columbia Campus), New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia University Medical Center, and 1199SEIU. Register

LIVING YOUR PURPOSE
Tuesday, February 2, 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Kickoff the new year by building the foundation for living your purpose in 2021! In this webinar, founder of Be Social Change and career coach Marcos Salazar will teach you the core elements needed to create a life and career filled with meaning, purpose, and impact. Through coaching exercises and activities, you’ll understand how to identify and connect with your passions and values, better define your purpose, get clarity on the people you want in your life, and begin building the foundation for living and working with a purpose. Learn more and register

DCSS: PIVOT IN A PANDEMIC
Wednesday, February 3, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Are you looking to make a career change but are unsure on how to go about it? During this webinar, attendees will learn key strategies on how to make a successful career pivot in the age of Covid-19. This session features Kanika Tolver, CEO and Author of Career Rehab. They will be raffling off a few of her books! Hosted by Kenneth Johnson, Diversity Recruiter, Google Learning Center Facilitator & the President of East Coast Executives. Register

THE EVOLUTION OF EMPLOYMENT: JOB SEARCHING DURING COVID-19
Thursday, February 4, 2:00 – 3:00 PM | Link | Recording*
Tuesday, February 9, 10:00 – 11:00 AM | Link
Tuesday, February 9, 3:00 – 4:00 PM | Link
Additional Dates and Times
Join career expert and GoinGlobal founder Mary Anne Thompson as she explores proven strategies and tactics for helping job seekers achieve their career objectives in an employment market transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic. During this presentation, Mary Anne will share insights gathered by her global team of in-country-career experts and provide practical advice on how to: develop effective job search strategies; identify emerging employment and career trends; ace the video interview; leverage personal and professional networking resources; find remote job and internship opportunities; and work from anymore. Register using the respective links above. *You must be logged into GoinGlobal via Career Connect to access the recording.

JEFFCO PUBLIC SCHOOLS EDUCATOR VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR 
Saturday, February 6, 10:00 – 2:00 PM (MST)
Tuesday, February 16, 4:00 – 8:00 PM (MST)

Connect individually with their talent acquisition team to learn more about special service provider and educator opportunities available with this large Colorado public school networkRegister

BUILDING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND IN 2021
Tuesday, February 9, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Developing a personal brand has never been more important. Whether you’re looking for a new job, exploring a career change, seeking to move up in your organization, launching a new business, wanting to attract new clients, or looking to scale your social impact, a personal brand that clearly communicates who you are, where you’re going, and the value you can bring to others is vital for growing your career or business. In this webinar, founder of Be Social Change and career coach Marcos Salazar will share key strategies and techniques on how you can build an inspiring personal brand that clearly communicates your passions, talents, and skills in an authentic and intentional way. Learn more and register

VIRTUAL VISION BOARD MIXER
Thursday, February 11, 7:00 PM
Join the NASW-NYC CARES Initiative along with the NASW-NYC New Professionals R&R Subcommittee for a night envisioning your intentions and goals. Focusing on visualization, vision boarding is a fun and therapeutic technique to support individuals as they work on goal-oriented outcomes. Open to NASW Members and Non-members. Bring: Magazines; Scissors; Glue; Something to Glue Your Images On. Register

PHILANTHROPY NEW YORK PHILANTHROPY FELLOWSHIP INFO SESSION
Friday, February 12, 10:00 – 11:00 AM: Session 1
Friday, February 19, 3:00 – 4:00 PM: Session 2
Friday, February 26, 4:00 – 5:00 PM: Session 3

Attend one of the three informational sessions to learn more about Philanthropy New York’s two-year Philanthropy Fellowship opportunity, including about the roles and responsibilities of a fellow, the experiences of previous fellows, and the professional growth opportunities that the role presents. Register using the individual session links above. Learn more

BUILDING YOUR PROFESSIONAL NETWORK IN 2021
Tuesday, February 16, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

In this webinar, founder of Be Social Change and career coach Marcos Salazar will share key strategies and techniques on how to build inspiring and purposeful relationships as well as ways to leverage your network to advance your career or business in authentic and mutually beneficial ways. This webinar is for you if you’re: looking for a new job; wanting to change careers; looking to grow your business; a student or a recent grad building a foundation for your future career path; or someone who doesn’t enjoy networking as you’ve been taught to do it. Learn more and register

HUMAN RIGHTS LAW AND DISCRIMINATION BASED ON RACE AND COLOR
Wednesday, February 17, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
In partnership with New York City Commission on Human Rights, this three-hour workshop provides a historical context of race and color-based discrimination, institutional and structural racism, and how it has impacted the lives of New Yorkers and the delivery of services and resources in New York City. Key terms, such as race, racialization, and white supremacy are discussed. The workshop covers racism in New York City throughout history and how New Yorkers have challenged and resisted racist policies and actions. The workshop provides information about protections and remedies against race and color-based discrimination under the City Human Rights Law. Resources, such as the City Human Rights Law, are provided to combat racism and invest in an anti-racist future. FREE for NASW-NYC Members. Learn more and register

DCSS: THE JOB SEARCH FORMULA
Wednesday, February 17, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Job seekers have faced new and unprecedented challenges in searching for a job. During this webinar, attendees will learn how to effectively look for jobs while managing job search burnout. Join the UL Jobs Network and guest speaker Orlando Haynes, author of Inside Career Tips All Job Seekers Should Know and Mastering Your Career Journey. Register

ADDRESSING BARRIERS TO HEALTHCARE DEVLIVERY
Thursday, February 18, 9:15 – 10:30 AM | Zoom

Hosted by the West Side Inter-Agency Council for the Aging, Inc. (WSIACA), a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for older adults on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, this seminar will feature various healthcare professionals who will be sharing their expertise on addressing barriers to healthcare delivery. This is a great opportunity to hear from legislators across NYC and network with and learn from older adult advocates in general. Learn more and register

2021 UNA-USA GLOBAL ENGAGEMENT SUMMIT
Friday, February 19, 3:00 – 7:00 PM
Saturday, February 20, 12:00 – 4:00 PM

Meet fellow UN advocates—virtually—from across the country and learn how you can collectively work toward a better world for everyone, everywhere. This Summit, typically held at UN Headquarters in New York City, is the largest annual gathering of UN supporters in the country, bringing together community leaders, college students, young professionals, and subject matter experts from across the country to dive deep into the mission and lifesaving work of the United Nations. Register

INDEED JOB CAST: BEAT THE BIAS – RACIAL DISCRIMINATION IN THE HIRING PROCESS
Tuesday, February 23, 3:30 – 4:30 PM | Zoom

When applying for jobs, you may unfortunately experience potentially discriminatory conduct based on your race or ethnicity. This virtual workshop will uncover the types of bias you may encounter, and discuss tips to help reduce potential racial bias during your job search. Featured speakers will include: Kenneth Johnson, East Coast Executives, Stacey Lewis, HR Interrupted, and Gabrielle Gambrell, NYU. Learn more and register

NASW-NYC LMSW TEST PREP
Wednesday, February 24, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Taught by renowned presenter, Dawn Apgar, PhD, LSW, ACSW, this online and LIVE test prep includes: a full day of face-to-face instruction; the latest study exam guide delivered straight to your door; 6-month access to a Robust Social Work Licensure Learning Management System which includes online access to the electronic version of the full study exam guide, customized study plan, and online access to your peers and the author/presenter. Register

2021 MIT EUROPEAN CAREER FAIR
Thursday, February 25, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

The MIT European Career Fair (ECF) is an annual recruiting event, organized by the MIT European Club and taking place at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, MA (this year to be held virtually), to connect top-tier US students and young professionals with European companies, universities, and non-profit organizations in the research, technology, business and consulting sectors and to generally inform about career opportunities in Europe. This fair is open to candidates students, working professionals, and recent alumni. Learn and register

NASW-NYC SOCIAL WORK MONTH SERIES
March 2 – 31, various times

Committed to promoting the value and visibility of the social work profession and enhancing the profession’s credibility and influence at state and local levels, the NASW-NYC has designed various events over the course of the month that speak to the scope of social work. This Social Work Month series is designed to offer opportunities for engagement, networking, learning, and more to social workers across the five boroughs, reminding us all of the essential importance of social workers and exemplifying the 2021 Social Work Month theme of NASW. In the era of COVID-19 and the changes and issues it has brought, this series hopes to encourage and support our NYC social workers. The series is FREE (unless otherwise indicated) and open to all social workers of all levels and fields. Questions about the NASW-NYC Social Work Month Series should be directed to [email protected] Learn more and register

SAVE THE DATE: LEGISLATIVE EDUCATION & ADVOCACY DAYS (LEAD) (flyer)
Kick-Off Event: Tuesday, March 2, 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Legislative Education & Advocacy Day (LEAD) is an opportunity for social work students from across New York State to advocate with government in support of issues critical to the social work profession and the communities we serve. Due to COVID19, LEAD, which normally takes place in Albany, will involve a series of virtual events this year. The agenda item this year is to advocate for Racial Justice by supporting the Racial Equity Bill S8209 (Kennedy) / A10319 (People-Stokes). More information to come

NYSSCSW GRADUATION BOOTCAMP: YOU’RE GRADUATING, NOW WHAT? (flyer)
Saturday, March 6, 2:00 – 4:00 PM | Zoom
Free for NYSSCSW members; $15 for non-members (scholarships available)
Get resume writing, networking, and interviewing advice, tips on how to prepare for the MSW Job Fair, and answers to your NYS licensing questions from members of the NYS Society for Clinical Social Work (NYSSCSW). For more information, visit www.nysscsw.org or call (800) 288-4279. Learn more and register

To apply for student membership, complete their Student Membership Application. Should you decide to join, the $15 fee will be applied to the $48 student membership fee.

TALK LIKE A BOSS: HOW TO COMMUNICATE ASSERTIVELY IN THE JOB SEARCH
Tuesday, March 9, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | Zoom

Assertiveness is a key skill for effectively advocating for yourself in order to progress in your career, but many people (especially women) struggle to speak up. Tune in to learn tips for strategically asserting yourself in your job search, workplace and world. Learn more and register

2021 SOCIAL WORK DAY ON THE HILL
Wednesday, March 10 | Virtual Events Live Streamed on YouTube & LinkedIn

9am ET: CRISP Policy & Politics Forum: Social Work and the Future of Democracy
11am ET: Panel discussion with social work students and recent graduates, including Monika J. Soto ’21, Reneson Jean-Louis ’21, and Miriam Edelman ’18
3pm ET: CRISP Annual Awards Presentation
Learn more and register

DCSS: COPING DURING COVID-19
Wednesday, March 10, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

According to NPR, a staggering 865,000 women have left the workforce during the pandemic, four times the rate of men. From working mothers to women caretakers, the pandemic has impacted women disproportionately. During this webinar organized by the Urban League Jobs Network, attendees will hear different perspectives on how to cope with managing families, maintaining your career, and navigating a healthy work-life balance. Register

2021 CRISP STUDENT ADVOCACY DAY | VIRTUAL EVENT
Thursday, March 11 | 11:00 AM
Join students, faculty and social workers throughout the nation for CRISP’s annual Student Advocacy Day. The day begins at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time and 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time with an opening plenary session with guest speakers and orientation. Following the plenary, students will attend Zoom meeting with congressional staffer to advocate for legislation important to social work and the populations we serve. Be sure to visit this website often for more details and information. $25 Registration Fee; $15 Early Bird Registration Until February 20 – Use Coupon Code: EarlyBird2021. Learn more and register

A DISCUSSION GROUP FOR GRADUATING STUDENTS
Fridays, March 12 – April 2, 2:00 PM

Attend this supportive virtual workshop series hosted by Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) to address and discuss coping strategies on how to manage the uncertainty of life and work beyond Columbia including stressors of applying to jobs in the current state. For more information about this support space, please contact Dr. Andrew Colitz at [email protected] with “Graduating Student” in the subject line.

NEW YORK CITY CIVIL SERVICE 101 INFO SESSION (flyer)
Friday, March 19, 4:00 – 5:30 PM | Zoom
Are you interested in having a fulfilling career? New York City government offers more than 2000 titles in 80+ agencies. Connect with DCAS and see where your professional journey can take you. Questions? Contact Shannon Foley at [email protected]. Register

SHOW ME THE MONEY: HOW TO HAVE HARD CONVERSATIONS ABOUT EQUAL PAY
Tuesday, March 23, 6:00 – 7:15 PM

Learning how to speak up and hold your ground in the face of a challenge, especially around “sensitive” topics like money, can be difficult to say the least. Skills like how to do the research, build the case for your request, and navigate a hard conversation (or human) effectively can make all the difference. From getting your mind under new management to structuring the conversation and dealing with rejection, this workshop will help you to successfully navigate asking for equal pay. Hosted by Be Social Change. Learn more and register

CITYTALK PANEL DISCUSSION: “WOMEN IN CITY GOVERNMENT” (flyer)
Friday, March 26, 2:30 – 4:00 PM | Zoom
In recognition of Women’s History Month, DCAS and partner City agencies will be hosting a panel discussion to highlight various careers held by women in City government. CityTalk Panel Discussion: Women in City Government will feature representatives from various City agencies who will discuss opportunities working for the City. Attendees will learn about the process for applying for City jobs and gain insights about what it is like to work for the City. Questions? Contact Raymond Cruze, Citywide at Recruitment Specialist [email protected]. Register

ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION COMMUNITY FORUM FOR SOCIAL WORKERS (flyer)
Wednesday, March 24, 12:00 – 1:30 PM
This event is for social workers, students of social work, social services organizations, and caregivers. Hear a brief overview on Alzheimer’s, dementia, and memory loss. Share your thoughts about how we can help people in
your community. The presenter is Lauren Snedeker, DSW, LSW, LMSW, Coordinator for the Aging and Health Certificate Program, and Assistant Professor of Teaching at Rutgers Graduate School of Social Work. This event provides 1.5 general CE hours for NJ and NY social workers. Register

HRSA VIRTUAL JOB FAIR
Wednesday, March 24, 6:45 – 10:45 PM

Connect with recruiters nationwide and hear about the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program. HRSA Virtual Job Fairs are free online recruitment events that connect students and clinicians with health care delivery organizations. During the fair, you will learn about available training and employment opportunities across the country, benefit packages offered, and general information about patient populations. Learn more and register

NASW SPRING 2021 VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR (For Members)
March 30, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Whether you’re searching for new employees or looking for an exciting opportunity in social work, you’ll want to join the Virtual Career Fair. Network with professionals and companies near and far, and make meaningful connections in a virtual setting from the comfort of your home or office. Learn more and register

HERC: ROCK YOUR LINKEDIN PROFILE
Thursday, April 1, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

No matter how you define success, it starts with your profile.
During the Rock Your Profile Workshop, they will discuss the power leveraging LinkedIn for networking and finding opportunities in Education; distinguish the differences between your resume and your LinkedIn Profile (and why both matter); discover 10 key steps to optimizing your LinkedIn Profile; and debrief by walking through selected LinkedIn profiles during a Live Coaching session. Led by Bryant Ramirez, Global Customer Experience Associate and ‘Rock Your Profile’ Ambassador, LinkedIn. Register

PIVOT JOURNEY’S CAREER NAVIGATION ROUNDTABLE
Tuesday, April 6, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Learn practical tips and exercises to make cover letter writing easier, as well as what to do when you feel your application is in good shape but it’s not getting noticed. These virtual roundtables, held the first Tuesday of every month, start with 10-15 minutes on what they’re seeing and learning is working in the job market right now. They’ll tend spend the rest of the time talking about what’s on your mind, with lots of Q&A. Space is limited to foster smaller, more intimate discussion among participants. Learn more and register

DCSS: BRIDGING THE GAP
Wednesday, April 21, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | Zoom
The Training Associates report that more than 80 percent of US employers believe that workers aged 50 and more are “a valuable resource for training and mentoring” and “an important source of institutional knowledge.” During this webinar, attendees will learn the importance of developing a “beginner’s mindset” to learn new skills and tools to thrive in the workplace amongst a diverse workforce.  Learn more and register

INDEED JOBCAST: HOW TO PROVE YOURSELF FOR A PROMOTION
Wednesday, April 21, 1:00 – 2:00 PM | Zoom
Asking for a promotion can feel like an intimidating process, but learning how and when to make the request can help set you up for success. Attend this Indeed Job Cast with author, speaker and leadership expert Emilie Aries for tips to help increase your chances of getting a promotion, including how to clarify and communicate your vision for your promotion and how to build a persuasive case for the next step in your career. Learn more and register

NASW-NYC LMSW TEST PREP
Saturday, April 24, 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Through the NASW-NYC Test Prep you will receive full day face-to-face instruction; review of exam content areas, practice questions, structure and strategy; Social Work Licensing Exam Guide (3rd Ed.)* (Please note that the Exam Guide will ship to U.S. residents only.); and 6-month access to a robust social work licensure learning management system. NASW Member: $150 | Non-Member: $210. Learn more and register (by April 1)

DCSS: BUILDING YOUR PROFESSIONAL TRIBE
Wednesday, May 5, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | Zoom

According to the Center for Talent Innovation, 85% of women and 81% of multicultural professionals need navigational support to advance in their careers. Attend this webinar to learn the difference between sponsorship, mentorship, advocates, and coaching, and why they are important for successful career growth. Register

AAWU Summer Salary Negotiation Workshops
Every Tuesday, May 4 – August 10, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Learn how to research your target salary, highlight your accomplishments, and find the right words — and the confidence — to negotiate for better benefits and pay. Negotiating increases your potential to earn more and can make the difference for paying off student loans and saving for the future. Register

HACKENSACK MERIDIAN HEALTH VIRTUAL INFORMATION SESSION
Tuesday, May 11, 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Get an overview about Hackensack Meridian Health and specific information about their open Social Worker positions. You will also learn about the benefits of working at Hackensack Meridian Health, such as opportunities for career advancement, professional development opportunities, and competitive pay. Register

HIRE NEW YORK – METRO MULTI-UNIVERSITY ALUMNI CAREER FAIR
May 12, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM: Group Info Sessions (Optional)
May 13, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM: 1:1 Private Interviews

Meet virtually with employers from a range of sectors including education, healthcare, government, and non-profits. The list of registered employers will be updated on an ongoing basis. Learn more and register

NASW-NYC CARES AND THE NASW-NYC NEW PROFESSIONALS R&R SUBCOMMITTEE FIRST VIRTUAL SOCIAL WORK GRADUATION CELEBRATION
Wednesday, May 12, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Network with social work graduates from across the five boroughs, learn about the New Graduate Professional Development Package, which is meant to support your entrance into your new social work career, and hear how you can stay involved with the NASW-NYC chapter after graduation. with special guest Yves Mathieu. Register

AAUW CAREER DEVELOPMENT WEBINAR SERIES PART 1: INSIGHTS ON THE NEW RULES OF WORK—GRADUATE EDITION
Monday, May 17, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

This engaging program will share best practices and perspectives on what conscious job seeking and career navigation looks like in our “new normal”. The program will center on the new rules of work & how to manage your early career with intention! Be prepared to be informed & inspired to renew your mindset, build game-changing relationships, and take daily action towards personal & professional success! Presented by AAUW and facilitator Chelsea C. Williams of College Code. Register

DCSS: LEVERAGING YOUR COMMUNITY
Wednesday, May 19, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

We have all heard the phrase, “Your Network is Your Net Worth.” The National Urban League’s Digital Career Success Series is continuing its Career Management segment with Leveraging Your Community! During this webinar, learn different strategies on how to leverage your community to advance your career with senior expert Zachary Nunn! This event is brought to you by Nestlé. Register

THE CHILD CENTER OF NEW YORK VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR (flyer)
Wednesday, May 19, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Join this information session to learn about opportunities for Master Social Workers/Mental Health Counselors positions including school-based and community-based clinical coordinators, clinical consultants, per diem, and much more! Register

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE CORPS (MHSC) VIRTUAL JOB FAIR (flyer)
Wednesday, May 26, 12:00 – 1:00 PM | WebEx

Learn about the MHSC Program and opportunities to gain experience in diverse clinical settings, training in evidence-based practices, and clinical supervision towards the “C.” Register by May 21 AND send your resume to: [email protected] with the subject line “MHSC Social Worker”.

MHSC is a workforce development program that trains and places early-career clinicians throughout the NYC Health + Hospitals system. Learn more 

AAUW CAREER DEVELOPMENT WEBINAR SERIES PART 2: WINNING STEPS TO NETWORK VIRTUALLY AND CULTIVATE RELATIONSHIPS
Thursday, June 3, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

The dynamics of learning & working are evolving quickly. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to an increase in virtual connectivity, yet the question lies, are you networking effectively? Within our “new normal” forging and cultivating diverse connections becomes increasingly important in advancing professionally. This highly interactive session will provide you with 3 practical steps to network with authenticity and intention. The program will focus heavily on tapping into social networks including LinkedIn. Presented by AAUW and facilitator Chelsea C. Williams of College Code. Register

DCSS: THE ART OF AUTHENTICITY
Wednesday, June 2, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

During this webinar, learn tips and skills needed to show up (and show out) authentically in your career! Featuring career expert Damola Oshin, Senior Director at Anheuser-Busch. Hosted by Kenneth Johnson, Diversity Recruiter, Google Learning Center Facilitator & the President of East Coast Executives. Learn more and register

NYC DCAS CIVIL SERVICE 101 INFORMATION SESSION
Wednesday, June 9, 5:30 – 7:00 PM
Learn about the NYC civil service process and civil service exams. Register

NYC HEALTH + HOSPITALS SOCIAL WORKER RECRUITMENT EVENT (flyer)
Thursday, June 10, 2021
NYC Health + Hospitals/Jacobi, 1400 Pelham Pkwy S., Bronx, NY 10461

Social Workers are needed for the following areas: Mobile Crisis Team, The Post Discharge Follow Up Team, The Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinic and Outpatient Addiction Treatment Team. A valid LMSW or LCSW issued by the New York State Education Department required for all Social Worker positions. If you are interested, please send your resume to [email protected] / Subject line: SW Recruitment Event. You must be registered to attend this event. Learn more

CITYTALK PANEL DISCUSSION: PROUD EMPLOYEES
Friday, June 11, 3:00 – 4:00 PM
In recognition of Pride Month, DCAS and partner City agencies will be hosting a panel discussion to highlight various careers in City government. The CityTalk panel will feature representatives from various City agencies who will discuss opportunities working for the City. Attendees will learn about the application process for City jobs, the City’s practices for an inclusive workforce, and gain insight into what it’s like to work for the City of New York. Register

WOMEN IN GOVERNMENT TALK SERIES: JUNETEENTH FORUM
Monday, June 14, 2:00 – 3:15 PM

The City & State NY “Women in Government Talk Series” Juneteenth forum will explore what Juneteenth means at this very moment in history, and why there’s been a renewed interest as of recent years in the day that celebrates freedom. They’ll discuss its significance for women – particularly black women in government and the communities they serve. And they’ll celebrate the contributions and achievements of the women who are working diligently to promote the progression of our state government and whose impact is helping to protect the rights and liberties of all New Yorkers. Learn more and register

FULBRIGHT PUBLIC POLICY FELLOWSHIP INFORMATION SESSION
Monday, June 14, 2:00 – 3:00 PM

The Fulbright Public Policy Fellowship provides opportunities for early and mid-career professionals* to serve in professional placements in a foreign government ministry or institution. Fellows build their public policy knowledge, skills, and experience while providing support to partner country institutions. Attend this webinar to learn about the program. Register

*This opportunity is geared toward experienced professionals with U.S. citizenship, a graduate degree in a public-policy related field (e.g., JD, MPA, MPH), and a minimum of three to five years of full-time work experience. Recent graduates with limited professional experience are ineligible and should instead apply to the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.

AAUW CAREER DEVELOPMENT WEBINAR SERIES PART 3: HOW TO ADVOCATE FOR YOURSELF IN THE WORKPLACE
Tuesday, June 15, 5:00 – 6:00 PM
When’s the last time you actively advocated for yourself? If you’re like most people, talking about yourself, and even more nerve wrecking, advocating for yourself, can be quite uncomfortable! Yet, when it comes to career progress and advancement, being able to effectively advocate for yourself is often an essential step to getting ahead. This program will focus on how to advocate for yourself in professional spaces aligned with personal mission, vision, and goals! Presented by AAUW and facilitator Chelsea C. Williams of College Code. Register

DCSS: IMPOSTER SYNDROME – THE SECRET FEAR OF HIGH ACHIEVERS
Wednesday, June 16, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
For people of color, feelings of “fraud” and imposter syndrome can work together to feel like a weighted blanket. During this webinar, attendees will learn new strategies and methods on how to conquer imposter syndrome while preserving their mental health. Register

ACE THE INTERVIEW: HOW TO MAKE A GREAT IMPRESSION
Wednesday, June 16, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Getting ready for an interview can be overwhelming, but learning what to expect and how to prepare will boost your confidence and help ensure your next interview is a success. Join this upcoming webinar for advice and best practices to help you impress interviewers and ensure you stay top-of-mind. Register

NOVA’S VIRTUAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT FAIR FOR ASPIRING VICTIM ADVOCATES
June 22 – 24, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Attend this new and free opportunity for students entering the workforce, professionals interested in a career change and advocates looking for professional growth. Individuals will have the opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge about the field of victim advocacy and crisis response, understand the variety of positions and organizations in which advocates serve, and have the opportunity to build connections with other aspiring advocates. A diverse group of agency partners will provide participants with information about current services and how aspiring advocates and crisis responders might join in such important efforts. Learn more and register

DCSS: SELLING YOUR STORY
Wednesday, June 30, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Professional narratives are becoming increasingly more important as the landscape of the workforce is changing and career pivots are becoming increasingly more common. Learn how to craft your unique professional narrative and take your career to the next level. Register

DCSS: LINKEDIN – BEYOND THE BASICS
Wednesday, July 14, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
They’re calling it the “Great Resignation.” More U.S. workers are quitting their jobs to pursue opportunities more aligned with their skills. In this new era of optimism, explore how to go beyond the basics and use proven strategies to advance your career on LinkedIn to prepare for the emerging job market with LinkedIn guru Stacey Gordon! Register

NASW-NYC SOCIAL WORK CAREER FAIR
Thursday, July 15, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Place yourself in the social work job market by connecting with NYC organizations and fellow social workers. Participating employers will include Arab American Family Center, Cayuga Centers, CORE Service Groups, Acacia Network, Karen Horney Clinic, Mount Sinai Hospital, and Bridging Access to Care. Questions? Email: [email protected]. Learn more and register

GOINGLOBAL: THE EVOLUTION OF EMPLOYMENT: JOB SEARCHING DURING COVID-19
Thursday, July 15, 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Additional dates and times through July and August)
Join career expert and GoinGlobal founder Mary Anne Thompson as she explores proven strategies and tactics for helping job seekers achieve their career objectives in an employment market transformed by the COVID-19 Pandemic. During this one hour presentation, Mary Anne will share insights gathered by her global team of in-country career experts and provide practical advice on how to: 1) Develop effective job search strategies; 2) Identify emerging employment and career trends; 3) Ace the video interview; 4) Leverage personal and professional networking resources; 5) Find remote job and internships opportunities. Learn more and register

NETWORK YOUR WAY TO SUCCESS
Tuesday, July 20, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Get actionable networking tips from self-described “undercover introvert” Jason Scott, Google’s Head of Startup Developer Ecosystems. In this workshop, you’ll learn simple strategies for building connections with people who can help you grow your career. Learn more and register

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICE CORPS (MHSC) VIRTUAL JOB FAIR
Wednesday, July 28, 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Learn about the MHSC Program and opportunities to gain experience in diverse clinical settings, training in evidence-based practices, and clinical supervision towards the “C.” Register by July 23 AND send your resume to: [email protected] with the subject line “MHSC Social Worker”. 

#IAMREMARKABLE WEBINAR
Wednesday, July 28, 2:00 – 3:30 PM | Zoom
#IamRemarkable is a #Google initiative empowering women and underrepresented groups to speak openly about their accomplishments in the workplace and beyond, thereby breaking the modesty norms glass ceilings. Learn more at g.co/IamRemarkable.  Facilitated by Lakeya Cherry, DSW, MSSW, CEO of Network for Social Work Management. Register

GOINGLOBAL VIRTUAL TRAINING
Tuesday, August 10, 7:00 – 8:00 PM
Tuesday, August 24, 4:00 – 5:00 PM

Learn more about the career tools and job search resources available from GoinGlobal, a subscription-based platform available for free to students and alumni, including their local and global career guides and H1B employer database. Register

To access GoinGlobal for free, click on the GoinGlobal icon on the Career Connect Dashboard. Alumni can access the site on Columbia Alumni Association’s GoinGlobal Career Portal.

PMF CLASS OF 2022 APPLICATION INFORMATIONAL WEBINARS
Multiple dates and times throughout September
The webinars will provide a general overview of the PMF Program, details about the 2022 application cycle, and, time permitting, allow for any questions. Several of the webinars have a specific focus related to strategic recruitment goals, but all will cover the basics and are open to all majors. The webinars will not be recorded for later publishing or viewing. Register directly using the links listed below.