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The SAA Virtual Career Center Needs Your Help!

  • 1.  The SAA Virtual Career Center Needs Your Help!

    Posted 11 days ago

    Want to volunteer for the Career Center, but didn't want to be a mock interviewer or advisor? Want experience working with a SAA committee? Then volunteer to be a Virtual Career Center Greeter! Deadline to Sign Up is August 3. 


    This year Greeters will act as technical support for Zoom sessions. 

    Being a Greeter does not take a lot of technical knowledge. If you have used Zoom and Slack, you will do great. All information that you will need to answer questions and provide support will be provided prior to the start of the Virtual Career Center. 


    What Does It Take to Be a Greeter?

    We are just looking for an hour of your time to do the following:

    • Monitor the Virtual Career Center Slack account
    • Answer questions from participants about Zoom issues


    During this year's SAA Annual Meeting, the Career Center will run virtually as follows:

    • Wed., August 5:  9 am - 1 pm* (advising); 5pm - 9pm (interviews) 
    • Thur., August 6: 9 am - 1 pm (interviews); 5pm - 9pm (advising) 
    • Fri., August 7:  9 am - 1 pm (advising); 5pm - 9pm (interviews) 
    • Sat., August 8: 9 am - 1 pm (advising and interviews)

    *Note: all times listed here and on Signup.com are in Central Time. Please plan accordingly.



    Interested?

    If you are interested in being a Career Center Greeter, please sign up at https://signup.com/go/SEhiUip. If you have questions about using signup.com, please refer to our signup.com walk-through: https://youtu.be/BUXUtmgpKX0


    Sign up is on a first come, first serve basis; deadline to sign up is August 3.


    You will receive a confirmation of your time slot with information/resources for providing support prior to the start of the Virtual Career Center.


    If you have any questions, please contact us at careerdevelopmentsubcommittee@gmail.com


    Thank you,

    Brittany Newberry

    Maggie Hoffman



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    Brittany Newberry
    Processing Archivist
    Atlanta University Center
    newberry394@gmail.com
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