Orange County Branch Newsletter

April 2018

Younger Member Forum

OC YMF - University Outreach Resume and Mock Interview Workshop

By Gabreelle Gonzalez, E.I.T.

In February, ASCE OC University Outreach held Resume/Interview Panels for the Local Universities on each respective campus. February 21st was CSUF’s panel, which had 4 professionals presenting and 9 students attending. CSULB’s panel was on February 23rd, with 3 professionals presenting and 8 students attending. UCI’s panel was on February 28th, with 3 professionals presenting and 39 students attending. The volunteers for the panels consisted of a variety of specializations and experience levels. Volunteers presented on online job search, professional branding, networking, resumes, and interviewing. Students that asked questions were entered in a raffle for Starbucks gift cards and pizza was provided. On March 3rd, ASCE OC hosted a Mock Interview Workshop at Fuscoe Engineering; allowing the students to put into practice the information they received at their respective panels. Students were able to practice their interviewing by rotating through various professionals. The students experienced different work environments, for the workshop consisted of company tours. The students toured Fuscoe Engineering, Mark Thomas, and Penco. Overall, the Workshop had a great attendance, with 26 students and 16 professionals. 


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