AccessSTEM CAREERS Activities and Bellevue College Events

Unless otherwise stated, RSVP by emailing Tami Tidwell at tamitha@uw.edu or calling 206-685-3648.

Job and Networking Fair

Wednesday, May 11th, 9:30am – 1:30pm
Cafeteria, Bellevue College
Bellevue College’s annual job and networking fair will feature a plethora of companies. Come prepared with your resume! To learn more, contact Fabienne Mouton at fabienne.mouton@bellevuecollege.edu or call 425-564-2190.

Disability Disclosure Workshop

Tuesday, May 17, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
TBD, Bellevue College
Discover tips on how to disclosure your disability from AccessSTEM CAREERS and a guest from Microsoft.

A group of AccessSTEM students chat over snacks during Staying Connected.

Staying Connected Seattle

Tuesday, May 24, 2:00pm – 3:30pm
The D Center, Mary Gates Hall 024, UW
Join us on Seattle campus to have free coffee and food, share success stories, and talk about challenges and questions. RSVP encouraged to Kayla Brown at kayladb@uw.edu.

Staying Connected Bothell

Wednesday, May 25, 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Food for Thought Cafe, UW Bothell Bookstore
Join us on Bothell campus to have free coffee and food, share success stories, and talk about challenges and questions. RSVP encouraged to Kayla Brown at kayladb@uw.edu.

Elevator Pitch Contest

Tuesday, May 31th, 3:00 – 5:00pm
Need to practice your self-promotion and ready to network with a room of professionals? Attend DO-IT’s annual elevator pitch contest to practice yours with industry professionals.

DisAbility Career Fair and Lunch

Thursday, June 9th, 1:00pm – 3:00pm (Lunch from 12:00pm – 1:00pm)
Cafeteria, Bellevue College
A great opportunity for students and alumni to meet employers looking specifically to hire people with disabilities. Hosted by the Washington State Business Leadership Network and Bellevue College. Join us from 12-1 for lunch before the fair; RSVP for location.

A student uses assistive technology during a mock interview.

Mock Interviews

Thursday, July 21th, 3:00 – 5:00pm
Practice your interview skills and learn how to express the best qualities about yourself. RSVP for more information by July 10th.

Workforce Recruitment Program (WRP)

Join WRP, a program that connects students with disabilities with employers nationwide. To be eligible, candidates must be full-time students (or have graduated within one year each December) and be U.S. citizens. Interviews will be held in the fall of 2016. For more information or to find out if you are eligible, contact Michael Reese at the Center for Career Connections by emailing michael.reese@bellevuecollege.edu or calling 425-564-4066.