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Beyond Free Key Chains: Prepare for the Virtual Job Fair

When: Monday, April 06, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Where: BB Collaborate

The Center for Career & Professional Development will be offering students distance learning services. Click Here for CCPD Files and Resources to assist with referring students to our services.

Virtual Individual Appointment Topics:
Resume and Cover Letter Reviews
Career Exploration and Planning
Job and Internship Search

Appointment Requests made via Career Connect or calling (718) 482-5235 during business hours.

Live Chat via Career Connect available for students to ask general questions.
Students: When logged in to Career Connect, click on Chat with a CCPD Professional

Resources and Tip sheets will also be available in the Career Connect Document Library

Virtual Workshops begin during the week of Monday, March 23 through the remainder of Spring Session I. Additional topics and dates will be made available next week.



Virtual Services available via Career Connect:

Announcements & User Messages
Counseling – Students may schedule appointments online, and staff can meet with students remotely by including a virtual meeting link to the appointment, using software Blackboard Collaborate, alternative tool Zoom.
Resumes – Students may submit resumes online, and staff can continue to review resumes and provide feedback online.
Jobs – Employers may post jobs, students can apply for jobs, and employers can review job applications online.
OCR – Staff may set up virtual interviews and use resume collects in lieu of traditional face-to-face interviews.
Live Chat - Staff members may chat live with students or contacts at any time.
Mobile app – Students may stay up to date with notifications and the newest jobs while on the go, using the Symplicity Jobs & Career mobile app. Download from Google Play and Apple Store.

English Majors Advising Event

When: Monday, April 27, 2020 4:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Where: E-Building, E-242


Are you a Writing and Literature, Creative Writing or Journalism major? Are you interested in these majors? Join us to chat about your plans with English faculty and representatives of the Advisement, Transfer, and Career Services. You can also REGISTER for Spring II and Fall I!

Event Contact: Dr. Lilla Toke, ltoke@lagcc.cuny.edu.

African American Museum Trip

When: Friday, May 01, 2020

Where: 1400 Constitution Ave Northwest, Washington, DC 20560


LaGuardia Community College will be taking a group of students to the National Museum of African American Art and Culture located in 1400 Constitution Ave Northwest, Washington, DC 20560. We will be leaving LaGuardia on Friday, May 1 at 5:00 AM and returning to campus at approximately 9:00 PM.

If you are interested in joining us on this incredible trip inquire with Campus Life in room M-115.

Boundaries in Relationships

When: Tuesday, May 05, 2020 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Where: M-building, MB-06


Participants will have the opportunity to discuss healthy norms, navigate community values and gain language and other tools to assert their own boundaries and values in a relationship, and support others in doing so as well.

For more information, contact LGBTQIA Safe Zone Hub at safezone@lagcc.cuny.edu or 718-482-5320

High Blood Pressure and the African Dispora

When: Wednesday, May 06, 2020 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Where: M-building, MB-40


May is National High Blood Pressure Awareness Month.
Hypertension is a serious global public health problem, affecting approximately 600 million people worldwide. The prevalence of high blood pressure in African-Americans in the United states is among the highest in the world representing 40 percent of African-American men and women who have high blood pressure. The Health Center will present a pro-active approach to understanding the facts about high blood pressure, risk factors and techniques to manage and lower high blood pressure.

Four-Year College Partner ships Funding your Education

When: Wednesday, May 06, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Where: E-building, E-501


Lear about the importance of college partnerships and LaGuardia's partnerships with four-year colleges. Learn how to get money to pay for you college education.

For more information, visit Transfer Services in B-215, Call 718-482-5185, email transfer@lagcc.cuny.edu or visit www.laguardia.edu/transferservices/

GRACE Program – Preparing for a Professional World: Special Guest Speaker Claudia Chan

When: Thursday, May 07, 2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Where: E-Building, E-501

This session will focus on the importance of establishing a positive presence in your career. Featuring guest speaker Claudia Chan, of the LAGCC government relations office, and Deputy Director of External Relations.

If you require special accommodations, please contact Joanna De Leon at jdeleon@lagcc.cuny.edu two weeks prior to the program.






The GRACE Leadership Program is an exceptional opportunity for you to develop and hone your critical thinking, social and leadership skills by gaining a sense of empowerment that will translate beyond the classroom.

This enriching leadership program consists of an orientation, four experiential workshops, civic engagement participation, and an end-of-semester celebration.

With the successful completion of the program, you will receive an honorary GRACE Leadership pin, a certificate of achievement, membership to a professional journal related to your major and more!

#Ways to Supercharge Your Job Search

When: Thursday, May 07, 2020 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Where: B-building, B-114

Looking to jump start your career? Nobody should job search alone! Get your job search on track and let us coach you through the job search process. Topics include how to navigate Career Connect, job search tips and more!

Register for this event on  Career Connect.

Anxiety and the Job Interview

When: Monday, May 11, 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Where: E-Building, E-500


Fears and emotions about going on a job interview? What does anxiety look like? Learn practical tips to keep anxiety in check in preparation for successful job interviews.

We encourage all instructors to bring their classes or have their students attend this event. If you are planning to attend, please let us know a week in advance, if possible, so we can secure seats for your students.

Please contact Career@lagcc.cuny.edu or (718) 482-5235 with any confirmations or questions.

If you require accommodations, please contact Matthew Joffe at matthewj@lagcc.cuny.edu.

High Blood Pressure and the African Dispora

When: Wednesday, May 13, 2020 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Where: M-building, MB-40


May is National High Blood Pressure Awareness Month.
Hypertension is a serious global public health problem, affecting approximately 600 million people worldwide. The prevalence of high blood pressure in African-Americans in the United states is among the highest in the world representing 40 percent of African-American men and women who have high blood pressure. The Health Center will present a pro-active approach to understanding the facts about high blood pressure, risk factors and techniques to manage and lower high blood pressure.