News and Events

Recruitment Events:

Career in Sustainability

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 12:15 pm, Ellison Campus Center, MLK Room

Come listen to professionals in the field of environmental sustainability and public health talk about the growing opportunities in the field of sustainability and environmental science. Students are welcome to ask questions and learn about various types of green jobs available after graduation. Lunch will be served.

Dress for Success

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 6:30 to 8 pm, Classroom Building, Central Campus Cafe

Come hear how to dress the part as you make a successful transition from student to professional. Join career services, Jessica Lenz Dooler, talent acquisition manager, Enterprise Holdings, and Christina Cavino, human resources manager, Nordstrom.

MERC (Massachusetts Educational Recruiting Consortium)

MERC Fair

Thursday, April 24, 2014
9:30 am to 3:30 pm

Cabot Gym, 400 Hungtington Ave, Northeastern University
Bring your Resume and Dress Professionally

As of April 4, 2014 105 organizations are registered to attend the MERC Fair. See a list of who will be attending.

In order to attend the MERC Fair you must complete an orientation session. 

Monday, April 14, 2014 at 4:30 pm in career serivces, Ellison Campus Center, Room 105

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 3:30 pm in career serivces, Ellison Campus Center, Room 105

Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 4:30 pm in career serivces, Ellison Campus Center, Room 105

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 4:30 pm in career serivces, Ellison Campus Center, Room 105

If you cannot attend one of the mandatory information session please call career services at 978.542.6406 to make a one on one appointment with Karen Johnson for the information.

Go Pro!

Go Pro! is designed for you to commit quality time to develop the tools you will need to be successful in landing an internship or full time position after graduation. This semester-long program will cover a variety of career readiness presentations including resume writing, interview preparation, networking and other professional development activities.

Benefits of being a part of the program:

  • Build your resume and interview skills
  • Network with a variety of employers
  • Admitted to internship fair and career fair 30 minutes early
  • Recognition ceremony

Email career@salemstate.edu with your name, email, phone number, and year in school for more information.

The Enterprise Center at Salem State University

The Enterprise Center at Salem State University has great programs and workshops on a variety of career related topics. This fall the Enterprise Center has a number of interesting workshops including:

Off-Campus Events:

Professional dress suggested for all networking and career fairs

Massachusetts Civil Service Examination Information