Calendar of Events

January 2018

Goodwill Career Services
Wednesday, January 24, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center Foyer

February 2018

2018 Student Research and Creative Works Showcase
For questions or comments, contact Dr. Jeremy Ecke, chair of the Student Research and Creative Works Committee, at jsecke@ualr.edu.

Student Success Workshop Series
Am I “Career Ready?” Resume and Cover Letter Writing, Interviewing, and Negotiating Career Salaries
Tuesday, February 6 & Wednesday, February 7
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, 205-G

2018 Student Research and Creative Works Showcase Abstract Workshop
Thursday, February 8, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Ottenheimer 535

EIT Cover Letter & Resume Workshop
Thursday, February 8, 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
EIT 321

2018 City of Little Rock Career Fair
Saturday, February 10, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Southwest Community Center
6401 Baseline Road, Little Rock, AR

Networking & Mock Interview Day
Tuesday, February 13, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter A, B, & C
SPACE IS LIMITED – RSVP to emforbes@ualr.edu.

2nd Annual Anderson Institute Black History Month Essay Contest
Win a trip to New York City!
Deadline to Submit Essay: Midnight, Friday, March 9

Spring 2018 Study Abroad Fair
Wednesday, February 21, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter Hall A, B, C

EIT Cover Letter & Resume Workshop
Wednesday, February 21, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
EIT 321

On-Campus Employer Event: Tulsa Public Schools
Thursday, February 22, 12:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Dickinson Hall

2018 CSSC Student, Faculty & Staff Research & Creative Works Showcase
Monday, February 26, 8:00 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Tuesday, February 27, 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – Ledbetter A, B, C

Student Success Workshop Series
Can I Just Say What I’m Thinking? Professional Communication in the Workplace
Tuesday, February 27 & Wednesday, February 28
1:30 p.m.  – 2:30 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, 205-G

March 2018

We Apply
Monday, March 5, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Schedule an appointment for a FREE resume and/or cover letter review with a professional career coach.

GradFest “One-Stop-Shop”
Tuesday, March 6 & Wednesday, March 7
11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – First Floor

Graduate Programs in the Rock
Thursday, March 8
Lunch Mixer – 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Happy Hour Mixer – 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Technology Park, 6th floor
417 Main St., Little Rock

On-Campus Employer Event: Mathnasium, The Math Learning Center
Thursday, March 8, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center Foyer

On-Campus Employer Event: USAA
Thursday, March 8, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
EIT 321

2nd Annual Anderson Institute Black History Month Essay Contest
Win a trip to New York City!
Deadline to Submit Essay: Midnight, Friday, March 9

DracoFest
Tuesday, March 13 & Wednesday, March 14
Ottenheimer Library

UA Little Rock 2018 Spring EIT Career Fair
Wednesday, March 14, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Jack Stephens Center – Upper Concourse

Careers in Criminal Justice Panel Presentation & Job Fair
Wednesday, March 14, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center

The Watershed in Little Rock Job Fair
Tuesday, March 20, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
3701 Springer Blvd., Little Rock, AR

UA Little Rock College of Social Sciences & Communication (CSSC) Career Day
Tuesday, March 27, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter Hall A, B, C

2018 UA Little Rock College of Arts, Letters, and Sciences (CALS) Career Fair
Wednesday, March 28th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter Hall A, B, C
All majors are welcome.

Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace
Thursday, March 29, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – Meeting Room 205D

April 2018

Baptist Health Medical Center – Conway Job Fair
Tuesday, April 3, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Baptist Health Medical Center – Conway Cafeteria
1555 Exchange Ave., Conway, AR

Student Success Workshop Series
How Do I Say This and Talk It Out? Having Difficult Conversations
Tuesday, April 3 & Wednesday, April 4
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center, 205-G

On-Campus Employer Event: On-Campus Interviews with Advanced Tissue
Interview for a full-time Account Representative.
Wednesday, April 4

Goodwill Industries of Arkansas Job Fair
Wednesday, April 4, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
UA – Pulaski Technical College – Campus Center Grand Hall
3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, AR

Career Information Expo
Saturday, April 7, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 pm.
Donaghey Student Center, Ledbetter Hall
Hosted by the Southern Region of Iota Phi Theta® Fraternity, Incorporated.

Nursing Expo
Saturday, April 7, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
UA Little Rock Jack Stephens Center

We Apply
Monday, April 9, 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Schedule an appointment for a FREE resume review with a professional career coach.

Logan University
Tuesday, April 10, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – Ledbetter C

2018 Student Research and Creative Works Showcase
Thursday, April 12, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Jack Stephens Center

Take Back the Night
Wednesday, April 18
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – Ledbetter A, B, & C

Free Professional Headshots
Thursday, April 19
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center – Ledbetter A
Courtesy of BOLD PALETTE

Earth Day
Thursday, April 19
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Donaghey Student Center Mall Area

On-Campus Employer Event: On-Campus Interviews with Colonial Life
Interview for a full-time Account Representative or Agency Development Manager.
Thursday, April 26

May 2018

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July 2018

August 2018

Goodwill: Free Classes for Microsoft Excel
Each Thursday, August 2 – August 16
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1716 Military Road, Benton, AR  72015
For more information contact:
Jeremy Evans at (501) 776-1267 or jevans@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event
Tuesday, August 7, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
2514 W. 28th St., Pine Bluff, AR  71603
Goodwill in Pine Bluff will be hiring for retail store associate positions. All applicants are subject to a background check and drug screen. Please apply online at www.GoodwillAR.org.
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: Home Instead Senior Care
Wednesday, August 8, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
5914 HWY. 5 N. , Bryant, AR  72022
For more information contact:
Matthew Coulter at (501) 847-6660 or mcoulter@GooodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: Kelly Services
Wednesday, August 8, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
1309 TP White Drive, Jacksonville, AR  72076
For more information contact:
Teri Glover at (501) 415-2989 or tglover@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: Waffle House
Wednesday, August 8, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
1716 Military Road, Benton, AR  72015
For more information contact:
Jeremy Evans at (501) 776-1267 or jevans@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: Republic Services
Thursday, August 9, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. & 3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Republic Services
1911 W. 65th St., Little Rock, AR 72209
For more information contact:
Latasha Taggart at (501) 372-5100 or ltaggart@GoodwillAR.org
or
Dirk Johnson at (501) 372-5100 or djohnson@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event
Thursday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
205 Garrison Road, Hot Springs, AR  71913
Goodwill in Hot Springs will be hiring for management positions at both locations.  All applicants are subject to a background check and drug screen. Please apply online at www.GoodwillAR.org.
For more information contact:
Kristen Lancaster at (501) 525-4447 or klancaster@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: Teph Seal
Thursday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Goodwill Career Center
5914 HWY. 5 N., Bryant, AR  72022
For more information contact:
Matthew Coulter at (501) 847-6660 or mcoulter@GooodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: TTEC
Thursday, August 9, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
TTEC
2402 Wildwood Ave., Ste. 140, Sherwood, AR  72120
For more information contact:
Teri Glover at (501) 415-2989 or tglover@GoodwillAR.org

Goodwill Hiring Event: U. S. Steel
Every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
U. S. Steel Corporation
5411 Industrial Drive
White Hall, AR  71602
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org

September 2018

Goodwill Hiring Event: U. S. Steel
Every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
U. S. Steel Corporation
5411 Industrial Drive
White Hall, AR  71602
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org

October 2018

Goodwill Hiring Event: U. S. Steel
Every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
U. S. Steel Corporation
5411 Industrial Drive
White Hall, AR  71602
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org

November 2018

Goodwill Hiring Event: U. S. Steel
Every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
U. S. Steel Corporation
5411 Industrial Drive
White Hall, AR  71602
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org

December 2018

Goodwill Hiring Event: U. S. Steel
Every Thursday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
U. S. Steel Corporation
5411 Industrial Drive
White Hall, AR  71602
For more information contact:
LaShuna Davis at (870) 850-0711 or ldavis@GoodwillAR.org
or
Wanda Mouncil at (870) 850-0711 or wmouncil@GoodwillAR.org