Career Services



Wednesday, October 1, 6-8pm, Business Instructional Facility Atrium
Meet students from across campus interested in working on entrepreneurial ideas for the Cozad Competition. Win mentorship, funding, and friends.

Game Design Symposium

Wednesday, October 1, 6-8pm, Champaign Library, Robeson Rooms A+B
Dan Cemak, Volition General Manager, and Professor Dave Dubin from Library Sciences discuss aspects of board game design. Followed by a networking event.

Art Marketing Secrets with Susan Harbourt

Friday, October 3, at 1pm, Art + Design 224
This St. Joe metalsmith's work can be seen on The Vampire Diaries and Pretty Little Liars. Her distribution channels include catalog, retail, and wholesale sales. Learn how to use multiple channels to get your work to the public. Read this article for more background.

Introduction to Human Centered Design

Digital Computer Lab 2320. 1304 W. Springfield Ave, Urbana. Saturday, October 4

Applications Open for $500 Interdisciplinary Grant

The Murphy Lab Interdisciplinary Grant for Research & Creative Work invites applications from undergraduates. Spend one-two hours per week in an inorganic chemistry lab and producing creative work based on your experiences with graduate researchers. Deadline: October 31.

IDSA / GDSI Speaker Series

Tom Mitchell, Teams & Mark Pavel, Choi Design, October 10
Peter Simpson, Philips MR, October 17th
Nicole Stack, Weber Shandwick & Chris Galvin, Sears, November 14
more to come...

Board Game Boot Camp

Champaign Library, Saturday October 11, 11-2pm
Experience the game design process from start to finish in one day.

Ptich Night

October 16th, Pizza M, 6:30-8:30pm
This is a continuation of the board game group, so join a team or recruit more members for your board game project.

Employment Opportunities

Disney Character Auditions

Designer, Office of Diversity, Equity and Access


The Cozad New Venture Competition (funding and mentorship).

Student Consulting for Non-Profit Organizations

Illinois Business Consulting Club: Collaborate with students across campus to consult for start-ups and established companies.

I-Link Job Database

This semester we are encouraging departments to transition from multiple job boards to I-LInk. So post your resume and check weekly for job postings.

Showcase Your Talents

Learn where to exhibit, perform, and promote your work.

Participate in the FAA Professional Mentor Program

Mentorship can make the difference between a smooth or bumpy transition into the professional world. For additional networking opportuntiies, be sure to connect with your alumni LinkedIn group. There are over 2,800 members and counting!

Higher Education Jobs in Music 2013-2014

Read our summary of 2013-2014 job postings as they appeared in the NEC Bridge Database to get an idea of the market by concentration and tenure track vs. adjunct.

Visit the Fine + Applied Arts Career Services Office

Make an appointment to discuss your career path, portfolio, cv, resume, website, upcoming interview, and more.

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