Career Workshops

The ECRC hosts a variety of career-related workshops throughout the year. For the Fall 2021 semester, all workshops will be offered virtually via Zoom. These live presentations will be scheduled for one hour and will allow time at the end of the presentation for student questions. In addition to our live presentations via Zoom, you can access the slides for our workshops within Engineering Careers, by Symplicity.

Students talk to presenter at ECRC career workshop


Upcoming Workshops

Departmental Career Chats
Typical Workshops Offered
Workshop Presentation Slides 
Disability Accommodation Notice

Upcoming Workshops

ECRC First Year Seminar Series Session 2: ECRC Career Peer Advisor Panel for 1st Year Students
    Time: November 4th 5-6 pm ET
    Zoom link: https://umich.zoom.us/j/94042396983

** Please check Engineering Careers, by Symplicity for specific ENGR 196/400 Workshop dates and RSVP requirements

Departmental Career Chats

Does looking for a full-time job or internship overwhelm or mystify you? Are you uncertain of where or when to start your search? Are you actively searching now and just have a few questions? You can ASK US ANYTHING! Sign up within Career Fair Plus (CF+) for a 15-minute virtual chat with an ECRC Career Advisor or Career Peer Advisor to get your questions answered, learn about the resources available to you, or for a quick resume review. See event dates below.

CLaSP – Thursday, October 28
Civil & Environmental Engineering – Friday, October 29
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering – Thursday, November 4th
Aerospace Engineering – Friday, November 5th

We look forward to meeting you! Additional career chats will occur during the winter term and will be announced in early 2022.

Typical Workshops Offered

The ECRC typically offers workshops on the following topics:

  • Introduction to Resume Writing
  • Career Fair Preparation
  • Strategies for A Successful Job Search
  • US Job Search for International Students
  • Interview Preparation
  • Networking 101
  • Evaluating Offers

Workshop Preparation Slides

To learn more about specific career related topics, you may view the ECRC’s workshop presentation slides within Engineering Careers, by Symplicity. To access this information, log into your account and select ‘Resources’ from the left side menu and then ‘Resource Library’. Within the Resource Library select ‘Students/Alumni: Workshop Slides’ under the ‘Category’ filter, then click on a topic of interest and download the slides.

Disability Accommodation Notice

Please let us know how we can ensure that our events are inclusive to you. What accommodations or access needs can we help facilitate? Email the ECRC at ecrc-info@umich.edu to let us know what accommodations you may need.