Let us help you in your career! The Alumni Association has partnered with CU Career Services to offer you a multitude of alumni resources, including job search and networking strategies, résumé and cover letter samples, interviewing tools and much more.

Whether you are a new professional, changing careers or reentering the workforce, we have events, workshops, teleclasses and webinars designed to meet your needs. 

Upcoming Events

Alumni Assessment

Industry Night: Careers in Criminal Justice & Government
Thursday, March 2
4-7 p.m.
University Memorial Center - Room 235
1669 Euclid Ave
Boulder, CO 80309

Cost: Free 

Meet organizations in the federal, state, and local government, law enforcement, military & security organizations. Come prepared with resumes, but know that many employers today ask that their applicants apply online. This event is your time to network and meet with representatives and learn more about their organization and positions. 

No pre-registration is necessary.


career fairCMCI Spring Career Fair

Wednesday, March 8
5:30-7:30 p.m.
University Memorial Center - Ballroom
1669 Euclid Ave
Boulder, CO 80309

Cost: Free 

Alumni, undergraduate and graduate students are invited to the College of Media, Communication and Information Spring Career Fair. Companies will be offering full-time jobs, part-time jobs and internships. Employer listings will be posted on the Facebook event page.

Learn more


Career FairIndustry Night: Careers in Non-Profit

Thursday, March 9
4-7 p.m.
University Memorial Center - Room 235
1669 Euclid Ave
Boulder, CO 80309

Cost: Free 

Meet organizations in the local and national non-profits with volunteer, internship, part-time and full-time positions. Come prepared with resumes, but know that many employers today ask that their applicants apply online. This event is your time to network and meet with representatives and learn more about their organization and positions. 

No pre-registration is necessary


TaleneWebinar Series: Leeds School of Business – Managing Up

Talane Miedaner, Career Coach

Are you experiencing difficulties with your manager? Do you feel strained, neglected, or unappreciated at work? You have more influence over your boss than you may believe. Talane Miedaner will present how to manage these circumstances and gain the appreciation you desire while enhancing the communication between you and your manager.

Part 1 – Creating an Effective Relationship with Your Boss 

Thursday, March 23
Noon-1 p.m. MST

Cost: Free

In Part 1 of this 2-part series you will learn how well you are currently managing your boss and exactly where you can do better. Talane will explore how to set healthy boundaries with your manager and colleagues, to gain the respect you deserve and ensure you’re not being taken advantage of. You'll learn practical steps you can take to take charge of your relationships at work, both with your managers and colleagues, so that you can do your best work. *It isn't required to do Part 1 of this series first, but you might find it helpful*

Register here for Part 1

Part 2 – Creating an Effective Relationship with Your Boss

Thursday, March 30
Noon-1 p.m. MST

Cost: Free

In Part 2, we will cover:

  • Installing Healthy Boundaries
  • Teamwork
  • Personal Balance
  • Initiative
  • Career Path

*If you don’t participate in Part 1, you may still participate in Part 2*

Register here for Part 2


Job Postings

Career BuffsIf you’re searching for a job or considering a career change, browse Career Buffs which includes job postings for alumni looking for entry level, 2-5 years’ experience, or more than 5 years’ experience. If you’re new to the tool, you will need to get your ID reactivated by calling Career Services at 303-492-6541.

 

Career Counseling

The world of work is constantly changing as are the needs and goals of today’s workforce. CU is committed to helping alumni manage their career transitions. Lea Alvarado and Jennifer Duncan are our two alumni career counselors and are available for appointment by phone, Skype, or in person. First two sessions are free and each additional session, up to six per year, is $30. Call 303-492-6541 to schedule an appointment.


Visit the Alumni Career Services website for more information.