COFA Careers Week

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Join Fine Arts Career Services for COFA Careers Week, a week full of programming related to creative careers.

Monday, October 23 from 10:00am-2:00pm 

Professional Pastry Pop-Up

Meet FACS Staff on your home turf! We’re doing surprise pop-ups in the Winship building, Art building, and BSOM building. Be one of the first 24 people to find us, and we’ll give you a pastry for your follow on social media. Get connected with FACS, get a surprise sweet, it’s a win win!

Tuesday, October 24 from 10:00am-11:00am in DFA 1.101

Coffee with COFA

Did you know many of the staff members of the College of Fine Arts are working in the fine arts themselves? To kick off COFA Careers Week, come have a cup o’joe and doughnuts with College of Fine Arts staff and hear about their own artistic pursuits and projects. Bring your questions about the Austin arts scene to these local makers here in your own ecosphere! RSVPs are appreciated, so we can make sure to order enough coffee and doughnuts, but walk-ins accepted!

Wednesday, October 25 from 12:00pm-1:00pm in DFA 1.104

Tips & Tiffs: Networking 101

"Networking" is a feared word for many, and we want to help you feel comfortable and thriving in the professional relationships you build. In this workshop, we'll de-stigmatize the term, discuss the importance of networking in the arts, and leave you with some ideas about how to go forward and make great connections. You're guaranteed to leave energized about all the relationships you could start or build in the arts!

Thursday, October 26 from 10:00am-1:00pm in DFA 1.104

Rapid Resume Reviews

Need resume feedback in a pinch? Stop by the FACS conference room in our first-ever open office Rapid Resume Review session! Bring a print (preferred) or digital copy of your resume to our office, and you’ll get fast, one-on-one feedback from one of our career advisors. No appointment needed!

Friday, October 27 from 2:30pm-3:30pm in DFA 1.104

Tips & Tiffs: Job and Internship Search Skills

Whether you're seeking your first internship or you're applying for full-time jobs, we've got lots of TIPS to help your job search be successful! In this workshop, we'll cover best practices, search strategies, and share our favorite job resources. You'll leave this workshop slightly closer to your dream job or internship!

DFA 1.103  ♦  ♦  512.232.7333 
Monday-Friday, 10am-12pm, 1pm-4pm