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2018 Environmental Internship and Career Fair

2018 Environmental Internship and Career Fair

​Event Details
Date: Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Time: 1 - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Northstar Ballroom, St. Paul Student Center
Register here!

Why Attend?
Explore and learn about careers, jobs, internships and volunteer opportunities with biological, environmental and natural resource sciences related employers. Talk to employers from a variety of industries including government agencies, non-profits, consulting firms and private industries.

Everyone is Welcome!
This Fair is open to all University of Minnesota undergraduate and graduate students, alumni from all University of Minnesota campuses, and community college students with an interest in environmental careers. This event is hosted in partnership by Career and Internship Services and the College of Biological Sciences. If you're looking for an internship or job, bring copies of your resume, have your personal introduction ready and dress professionally. If you're not ready yet for an internship or job, come observe the Fair and listen to students and employers, so you're ready next year!

Targeted Career Areas Include:

  • Environmental: Communication, Conservation, Consulting & Assessment, Design, Education, Engineering, Policy & Planning, Research
  • Biology
  • Corporate/Municipal Sustainability
  • Ecology
  • EcoTourism
  • Fisheries & Wildlife
  • Forestry/Urban & Natural Resource Management
  • Green Products & Services
  • Microbiology
  • Parks and Protected Areas Management,
  • Renewable/Alternative Energy
  • Restoration Ecology
  • Soil Science
  • Sustainable & Organic Agriculture
  • Water & Wetland Management

Prepare for this Career Fair in Advance

  • View the career fair prep page to learn how to prepare for a job fair, introduce yourself to employers and gain tips for following up after the fair to increase your chances of securing a job.
  • Review the list of employers attending the fair in advance at the career fair prep page.
  • Dress professionally (clean, ironed clothing, clean shoes).
  • Bring multiple copies of your resume.
  • Attend the special Prep Events

Express Resume Drop-Ins & Career Fair Tips for Environmental Career Fair

Need someone to take a quick look at your résumé? The CBS Career Team invites you to stop by their 15 minute express résumé review drop-ins. They can quickly review your résumé and give feedback and tips for navigating any upcoming career fairs you may be attending! Registration is not required.

Event details
Date: Thursday,  February 1st
Time: 9:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Location: MCB 3-104

Environmental Internship & Career Fair Prep Workshop

Prepare for the Environmental Internship and Career Fair by coming to this discussion on researching organizations, what to expect at the fair and strategies for having a professional interaction with an employer. Register on to reserve your slice of pizza.

Event details
Date: Monday, February 5
Time:  4-5 p.m
Location: 203 Green Hall, Saint Paul Campus

We are committed to providing a comfortable, inclusive, and respectful environment for members of all communities. If there is information you feel would be helpful for us to know, such as accommodation needs, please contact CBS Student Services at or call 612.624.9717

CBS Career & Graduate School Planning I I 612-624-9717

December, 2017