Woman at career fair talks with potential employer

Information sciences and technology students met with refruiters at IST Career Days in 2017. This year Shenango's Advising and Career Planning Services events will be held via Zoom to help students prepare for a technology-driven job market. 

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Academic and Career Planning Services offers weekly student success webinars

SHARON, Pa. — Penn State Shenango’s Academic and Career Planning Services Office is hosting a weekly webinar series to bolster student success during the fall semester.

“Our office is dedicated to helping students develop solid academic plans, prepare for internship and job searches, and succeed in a competitive world,” said Academic Advising Manager Amy Petrucci-Effinite.

Workshops cover a variety of topics that range from new major information sessions to career planning strategies. Shenango students and alumni are encouraged to attend. All workshops will begin at 12:15 p.m. on Zoom

  • Sept. 22 — Ace That Interview!
  • Sept. 29 — Lunch & Learn - Cybersecurity
  • Oct. 6 — Scheduling 101
  • Oct. 13 — New Major — Corporate Communication
  • Oct. 20 — Building Your Professional Brand
  • Oct. 27 — Motivation — Strategies for Creating Success
  • Nov. 3 — Resume Blitz — Resume Review by Career Services
  • Nov. 10 — Tips for Finals

The Academic and Career Planning Services Office can be reached at [email protected] or 724-983-2860 to assist with any questions.