Welcome to the Mānoa Career Center. Our staff is available to provide assistance and student support during regular business hours. Due to COVID-19, our physical offices in QLC 212 are temporarily closed, so in-person drop-in services and resource library use is currently not available. Our staff can be reached via email careers@hawaii.edu or... READ MORE
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Spring 2021 University of Hawaii at Mānoa (UHM) Career Center Virtual Career Fair

The purpose of this virtual career fair is to provide you with the opportunity to connect with resources to support your career decisions during this evolving period.



Read more about our employers, positions they are recruiting for, and more!

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Tuesday, March 9
Resume and Cover Letter: Market Yourself on Paper
Career Development Workshop through Zoom
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Using templates for your resumes and cover letters? This will result in an application that blends in with others in a sea of clones. Let us provide examples and tips on developing an effective resume and cover letter to take you to the next step in the application process!

Sign up for this workshop to learn how to:

  • Understand the purpose of the resume
  • Recognize ways to build and organize the content of a successful resume
  • Highlight transferable skills, describe responsibilities/accomplishments and take credit for activities on your resume
  • Format a professional cover letter
  • Build cover letter content that includes your interest in the position, your qualifications that meet the requirements and the next step you hope will happen

Wednesday, March 10
Career Fair Prep: The Virtual Edition
Career Development Workshop through Zoom
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

What do you need to know to prepare for a career fair, and how do you prepare for a career fair taking place online? In this workshop we’ll teach you how to maximize your time with recruiters and make a positive virtual impression.

Sign up for this workshop to learn how to:

  • Tips on developing an effective career fair resume
  • Information for creating your elevator speech and engaging recruiters
  • Tips on appropriate attire and online presentation
  • Information on following up with recruiters and what to do after the career fair

Thursday, March 11
14 Things You Should Know About the Interview
Career Development Workshop through Zoom
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Planning to ace your next interview? Let us provide you with tips to understand the interview process, conduct yourself professionally, respond appropriately and succeed!

Sign up for this workshop to learn how to:

  • Understand the role of the interview in the job search process
  • Know how to be proactive before the interview
  • Identify what happens during each part of the interview to better prepare
  • Understand what comprises appropriate interview attire
  • Learn about commonly asked and behavior based questions and how respond effectively
  • Know the questions that are appropriate to ask an employer
  • Know about appropriate follow up to an interview

Virtual Career Counseling

We understand you have many questions or need guidance as it impacts your career plans. Please contact us at careers@hawaii.edu to schedule a career counseling session on:

  • Developing a career path or goal
  • Exploring career options and opportunities
  • Applying for internships and jobs
  • Developing a resume and cover letter
  • Practicing and gaining interview skills
  • Planning and applying for graduate school


Frequently Asked Questions for Virtual Career Fair Job Seekers

Tips for Career Fair Success

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Email manoacf@hawaii.edu

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