York: 04.22.21 Student Coffee Chat - Making the Most of your Co-op or Internship

Date and Time

Starts:04/22/2021 6:00 PM

Ends:04/22/2021 7:00 PM

Event Type: Webcast




Student Members Only


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Student Members Only

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York: 04.22.21 Student Coffee Chat - Making the Most of your Co-op or Internship

6:00 pm – Introductions and Annoucements 
6:15 pm – Guest speaker Drew Atamanuk, Work-Integrated Learning Coordinator from Seneca College discusses co-op and internship placements from his perspective
6:30 pm – Co-Hosts discuss their experiences of intern programs at their workplaces
6:45 pm – Questions and Answers
7:00 pm – Event concludes

Event Description
Spring is here and this also may mean the start of a co-op work term or internship. You may be starting to feel anxious, nervous and excited - all of which is expected as you begin a career-launching experience. This is a valuable time to learn more about the HR industry and to become familiar with the types of working environments you can expect. Like many things in life, the more you put into the co-op experience, the more you benefit from it. Join us to discover some tried and true ways to get the most out of your opportunity.

Learning Objectives

  • A chance to hear from a Learning Coordinator at Seneca College with years of experience guiding students and helping them secure placements
  • hear stories from HR professionals that have hired interns and ran successful programs
  • students will gain confidence stepping into their first work opportunity