Welcome Back Students/Handshake Information

The Becker Career Center is back to the blog, #BeckerBlogs! Join us here to learn more about happenings at the Career Center and tips for success.

Today, we want to welcome you back to campus for another great year at Union College!

Handshake- Students Getting Started

Handshake BBQ

Thursday, September 13, (rain date 9/20), Common Hour, Becker Career Center

***Free LUNCH and GIVEAWAYS***

We’ve launched our new Career Management System, Handshake and we want you to benefit from all it’s great features!  Handshake is designed to model sites and apps like Instagram and Facebook.  It helps you selectively target internships, employment opportunities and career related events.  Handshake is also where you will schedule your appointment with career advisors!  Stop by and see what it’s all about!

Remember….It all starts with a Handshake!

Oh, and check out the guest chefs behind the grill….Bob Soules and Pete Fowler!

Register for the BBQ by logging into your Handshake account. Not sure how to log in, email careercenter@union.edu or stop in to the Becker Career Center for assistance. 


Handshake Orientations

Union College Becker Career Center

Attend an orientation to learn Handshake, our new career management system. Handshake will allow students to selectively search and apply to internships available in summer and during the academic year. You can find post-grad employment opportunities, tailoring the search toward your field of interest. Register for on and off campus career related events and programs throughout the year. Schedule one-on-one appointments with a career advisor. Learn how to get started with the Becker Career Center. It all starts with a Handshake! Students are encouraged to bring their laptops. Computers will be available.

Thursday Sept. 6, 1pm

Friday Sept. 7, 1pm

Monday Sept. 10, 10am

Thursday Sept. 13, 4pm

Tuesday Sept. 18, 1pm

Monday Sept. 24, 1pm

Wednesday Sept. 26, 4pm

Thursday Oct. 4, 4pm

Wednesday October 10, 1pm

Tuesday Oct. 16, 4pm

Friday Oct. 19, 10am

Monday Oct. 22, 4pm

Wednesday Oct. 24, 10am

Tuesday Oct. 30, 1pm

Friday Nov. 2, 10am

Monday Nov. 5, 1pm

Wednesday Nov. 7, 4pm

Questions? Email careercenter@union.edu, call (518) 388-6176 or stop by the office.


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