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Call to Serve School Events

The Partnership provides professional development on federal opportunities for university advisors, and resources for college students seeking federal opportunities through online trainings and webinars.

Trainings for Advisors

Webinars for Students

VIRTUAL FEDERAL ADVISOR TRAINING SERIES

Through interactive webinars, participants will gain a better understanding of the federal hiring process, learn how to advise students on federal opportunities and build meaningful agency relationships. Successful completion of the Virtual Federal Advisor Training Series fulfills one of the requirements for the new Federal Advisor Certificate of Completion.

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Who Should Attend?

We recommend this series to career services professionals and faculty who are just beginning to build to knowledge of federal advising. This series is designed to cover the basics of the federal hiring landscape and can also serve as a great refresher for those with intermediate experience in the field.

Objectives

  • Learn how to navigate the federal hiring process and learn more about student programs, where the jobs are and the federal application process.
  • Identify best practices for building agency relationships by leveraging existing college or university relationships and strategically developing new long-term relationships.
  • Discuss ways to promote federal service in cost-effective and sustainable ways by involving the whole campus community and building off what has worked at other campuses.

Fall 2014 Series

Advising Students on Federal Opportunities
Tuesday, November 4, 2014, 1:00 to 2:15 p.m. EST
Learn how to navigate the federal hiring process and learn more about student programs, where the jobs are and the federal application process.

Creating Sustainable Programs on Capus
Tuesday, November 12, 2014 1:00 to 2:15 p.m. EST
Discuss ways to promote federal service in cost-effective and sustainable ways by involving the whole campus community and building off what has worked at other campuses.

Building Agency Relationships
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 1:00 to 2:15 p.m. EST
Identify best practices for building agency relationships by leveraging existing college or university relationships and strategically developing new long-term relationships.

Registration and Fee

The cost of the three-session Call to Serve Virtual Federal Advisor Training Series is $135 per registration.

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What are participants saying?

  • “Exceeded expectations, great information, resources and presenters!”—University of Maryland training participant
  • “We were provided with some great resources so that we can keep learning after today.”—Rochester Institute of Technology training participant

This event is made possible by the generous support of NACE.

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CALL TO SERVE WEBINAR SERIES

These complimentary webinars are designed for career service professionals who want to learn more about advising students on federal opportunities.

Who Should Attend?

These complimentary webinars are designed for career service professionals who want an introduction to advising students on federal opportunities and building relationships with federal agencies.

Upcoming webinars

There are no upcoming webinars at this time.

Missed our past webinars? You can access recordings of these presentations by contacting us at calltoserve@ourpublicservice.org.

 

GO GOVERNMENT WEBINAR SERIES

This webinar series provides career services professionals with convenient webinars to show to students and alumni looking for federal opportunities. We encourage campus advisors to register for these sessions and broadcast them to their students and colleagues in a classroom or other venue.

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Who Should Attend?

We recommend that advisors at all levels of skill and experience register for the series in order to host on-campus events around these student-focused webinars and their associated resources.

Upcoming webinars

Go Government: Find Your Fit in Government
Tuesday, October 7 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EDT
Interested in working for the federal government, but don’t know where to start? Searching through thousands of job announcements on USAJOBS can be intimidating. The Partnership can help you focus your search so you can find your dream job in the federal government. Hear from Partnership staff and agency representatives on how to find your fit and begin your federal job search.

Go Government: Build a Strong Federal Resume
Tuesday, October 14 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EDT
Federal resumes differ from traditional resumes in many ways. They can be anywhere from 2-5 pages and require information not normally found on a traditional resume. Join the Partnership staff and agency representatives as we walk you through how to build a federal resume and highlight its essential parts.

Go Government: Stand Out in the Federal Application Process
Tuesday, October 21 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. EDT
Marketable skills such as leadership, networking, communication and teamwork are critical to careers in government, even in technically specific fields. Join agency representatives and Partnership staff for a discussion about how to identify and highlight these intangible skills to give you an edge over the competition for federal internships and jobs.

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Missed our past webinars? You can access recordings of these presentations by contacting us at calltoserve@ourpublicservice.org.

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