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Events & Workshops

Each school year, the Office of Student and Alumni Affairs offers a range of career and professional development events. Please see below for the regular events that are offered each year. Keep in mind that other events may be added and you can find out about these opportunities through the weekly Student Affairs eNewsletter.

The Job Search for Social Workers:
Cover Letter, Resume, and Interviewing Skills Workshop

NYU Silver Student Affairs and the Wasserman Center for Career Development team up to offer workshops for students about writing effective cover letters and resumes, improving their interviewing strategies, and learning general job hunting tips. Learn how the Wasserman Center to help you get ahead in your career.

Alumni Career Panels Series

Explore careers in social work and get to know NYU Silver alumni with the Alumni Career Panel Series. Once a month, we will explore a new topic or career path. Panels are open to students of all levels, alumni, and friends of NYU Silver.

Individual Career Coaching

Each spring, NYU Silver alumni who are professional career coaches meet individually with students to review job search documents and have personalized discussions about career development strategies. Space for these meetings is very limited - be sure to check your NYU email for information about the next series of individual career coaching sessions.

NYC Master's Level Social Work Job Fair

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 | Columbia University

This job fair for graduating MSW students is a collaboration of Adelphi University, Columbia University School of Social Work, Fordham University Graduate School of Social Service, Hunter School of Social Work, Lehman College, Long Island University-Brooklyn Campus, NYU Silver School of Social Work, SUNY Stony Brook School of Social Welfare, Touro College School of Social Work and Yeshiva University Wurzweiler School of Social Work. Register via CareerNet

Career Fair Prep Bootcamp

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 | 1 Washington Square North, The Parlor

Need help getting ready for the Job Fair? We can help! Join us for the Career Fair Prep Bootcamp where students will be able to come to different stations to help them prepare for the MSW career fairs. We will have stations that focus on your pitch, handshake, attire, and quick resume reviews. RSVP here.


Professional Development Workshop

Kick off the new month of @SilverCPD with pizza, peers, and a briefing of Career and Professional Development curriculum and upcoming events. Bring a laptop and all of your questions!