Classes, Events & Workshops

All services, classes, workshops and events offered by our Center are open to students, alumni, and members of the community, both men and women.

Events & Workshops

Spring Networking and Job Fair, plus preparation workshops

3-day Virtual Networking & Job Fair 2021 

Employers from private, public and non-profit sectors will be sharing their available jobs for 2021. A link will be emailed to those who registered to attend the fair a week before the fair.

This event is free and open to students and the community.

Day 1: Business, Accounting, Marketing, Design and Service Industry
Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Day 2: Healthcare, Non-profits, Government and Communications
Date: Thursday, May 13, 2021
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm

Day 3: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, STEM and Education
Date: Friday, May 14, 2021
Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm


Workshops to Get Ready for the Networking & Job Fair

For more information about each workshop select the date and time.
All workshops are held via Zoom

Resume Development

Tuesday April 20, 2021, 11:30pm – 1:00pm
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 1:30pm – 3:00pm


Wednesday April 21, 2021, 11:30pm – 1:00pm
Wednesday, April 28, 2021, 1:30pm – 3:00pm


Preparing for Virtual Job Fairs
Friday, April 23, 2021, 11:30pm – 1:00pm
Thursday, April 29, 2021, 1:30pm – 3:00pm
Friday May 7, 2021, 1:30pm – 3:00pm

Resume Clinic Week (30-minute appointments)
Monday – Friday, May 3-7, 2021, Variable time slots

Other Awesome Career Workshops

For more information about each workshop select the date and time.
All workshops are held via Zoom

Secrets to Virtual Interviews
Tuesday, May 18, 2021, 1:30pm – 3:00pm

How to Prepare for a Technical Interview
Thursday, May 20, 2021, 1:30pm – 3:00pm 

Salary Negotiation
Tuesday, May 25, 2021, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Future of Work Keynote Event, Keynote Speaker: Merisa Heu-Weller
Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 2.30pm-3.30pm 


Explore Career Pathways Workshop I
Wednesday, June 2, 2021, 1:00pm-2:30pm

Explore Career Pathways Workshop II – A day in the life of ….
Wednesday, 9 June, 2021, 1:00pm-2:00pm

Curriculum Practical Training (CPT) & Internships
Tuesday, June 8, 2021, 12:00pm – 1:00pm 

Additional Workshops: 

Transform Your Resume for Interior Design majors
Wednesday, April 21, 1:15 -2:15pm

LinkedIn Workshop for Interior Design students
Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 1:15pm – 2:15pm


Academic Internships – 1-5 credits

EXPRL 191, 192, 193

☑ Year-round open enrollment.
☑ Earn 1-5 credits while working and learning

An internship is a form of experiential learning that integrates knowledge and theory leaned in the classroom with practical application and skill development in a a professional environment.

The Academic Internship Experience, EXPRL 191/192/193 & EXPRL 490 /491 seek to ensure learning by helping you integrate your internship experience and academic goals.

To learn more, visit
or call (425) 564-2279 to meet with an internship coordinator.

Resume and Interview Strategies

EXPRL 220    Item# 6355 A      2 Credits

This is a two-weekend synchronous late start course where you will have the opportunity to hear from HR professionals for the 1st Friday (May 7) with a Q&A panel to ask your questions about what they look for in job applicants and how to get noticed.  On the second Friday (May 14), you will have the opportunity to interact with professionals through mock job interviews where you will receive feedback/tips on job interviewing and receive advice on how to make your resume stronger.

On the first Saturday (May 8) you will learn how to write a targeted resume, develop and practice an elevator pitch, practice interviewing and learning more about careers and resources that can help you navigate college to career transitioning.  On the second Saturday (May 15) we will learn effective job and internship search strategies, cover letter writing, salary negotiations strategies and you will learn how to a create a strong LinkedIn profile and how to utilize LinkedIn as a powerful networking tool.

Course days and times:

Friday, May 7 from 6 pm – 9 pm; Saturday, May 8 from 9 am – 4 pm

Friday, May 14 from 6 pm – 9 pm; Saturday, May 15 from 9 am – 4 pm

Fee: $21.00 eLearning Fee.

Job Search using Social Media and Personal Branding

EXPRL 240  (2 Credits) Instructor: Chiew Jones

Students participate in reflections and hands-on activities to discover and articulate their strengths. They integrate that knowledge with their passions and experience to develop a personal brand.  They use social media to create strengths-based profiles; explore practical strategies to make connections with employers, recruiters, and mentors; and articulate their personal brand

By the end of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify and articulate their strengths using the dependable strengths articulation process.
  2. Create strengths-based social media profiles.
  3. Develop an “elevator pitch,” a succinct summary of their strengths and experience, and deliver it in a polished fashion.
  4. Apply effective job search strategies on multiple social media channels.
  5. Apply networking strategies to make connections with industry professionals on social media.
  6. Integrate their knowledge of their strengths, their passions, and their experience to develop a personal brand and articulate their brand on a social media channels.

Class meets on 2 Fridays and Saturdays,  4 days only.

Friday, 6:00pm – 9:00pm & Saturday, 9:00am – 4:00pm

Contact Chiew Jones, for questions on the class.

Please call (425) 564-2279 or email  for more information.

Last Updated May 10, 2021