Events and Workshops

SD Mines hosts year-round career fairs, workshops, and events to help you network with employers, craft custom resumes and cover letters, develop professional skills, including interviewing, networking, and social media strategy, and search for jobs and internships. 


Spring Career Fair - February 4, 2020 | Learn More
Fall Career Fair - September 22, 2020                     



Other Events:

FALL
Workshops + Events
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AUGUST, 2019

  • Resumes/Cover Letters 101
    August 28                  
    (2 sessions - pick one)
    4-5 pm — CB 203                  
    6-7 pm — CB 203 
  • Interviewing 101 
    August 29                   
    (2 sessions - pick one) 
    4-5 pm — CB 203                   
    6-7 pm — CB 203

SEPTEMBER, 2019

  • Resume Review Mania
    September 4                  
    Come anytime between:
    9 am-12 pm — Surbeck - Ballroom  
    OR 1-4 pm — Surbeck - Ballroom
  • Career Fair Pointers
    September 10                   
    (2 sessions - pick one)
    4-5 pm — CB 203 
    6-7 pm — CB 203  
  • Career Fair 
    September 17                   
    11 am - 4 pm - King Center

OCTOBER, 2019

  • Networking Through Social Media 
    October 2
    4-5 pm — Surbeck - McKeel                                             

NOVEMBER, 2019

  • Transitioning From College to Career
    Co-Hosted with Nucor
    November 4
    4-5 pm - Surbeck - McKeel
  • How to Survive a Jerk at Work
    November 20                     
    4-5 pm - Surbeck - McKeel

SPRING
Workshops + Events
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JANUARY, 2020

  • International Students: Job Search Strategies
    January 15
    4-5 pm — Surbeck - McKeel
  • Resume & Cover Letters 
    January 21
    5-6 pm — CB 203
  • Resume Week
    January 27 - January 30
    8 am - 4 pm — Surbeck - Career Center

FEBRUARY, 2020

  • Career Fair
    February 4                  
    11 am - 4 pm — King Center
  • Benefits Packages & Salary Negotiations
    February 18                  
    4-5 pm — Pearson Alumni Center - Meeting Room              

MARCH, 2020

  • Reality Check
    March 3
    5-6 pm — Surbeck Center - Ballroom 
  • CANCELLED - Co-op and Internship Tips from Fellow Hardrockers
    March 24                  
    4-5 pm — Pearson Alumni Center - Meeting Room 1          

APRIL, 2020

  • Know Your Personality
    Co-hosted with the SLICE Office
    April 7                   
    4-5 pm — Pearson Alumni Center - Meeting Room 1                                                                      

Professional
Development
Conference

February, 2020

CAREER FAIR

Connect with 1,300 students and 152 employers nationwide

Career Fairs are held from 11 am to 4 pm at the King Center.

Next Career Fair:

FEBRUARY 4, 2020
SEPTEMBER 22, 2020

Lyondell Basell
Cargill
LockheedMartin
FreeportMcMoRan
Caterpillar
logoExxon
L-3 Communications
ArcherDanielsMidland
Rockwell Collins
Raven Industries
BurnsMcDonnell
RESPEC
logoCoeurMining
logoPeabody
Innovative Systems
South Dakota DENR
Nucor
South Dakota DOT
DowChemical
BakerHughes
Garmin
EmersonProcessManagement
Daktronics
logoMicrosoft
BarrickGold

Kimberly Clark

Kiewit
Halliburton