Prep-A-Palooza Career Workshops


Sep. 26, 2017, 1pm
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Office/Remote Location

Various Locations


Prep-A-Palooza Career Workshops are taught by local employers to help you prepare for our Career Fairs!  At various times starting September 26th through October 12th, you'll find a variety of topics available.  Here's what we have to date:

  • "Writing Your Best Resume", 3:30 p.m., Sept. 26, TBE-A Great Hall. Presented by the Bureau of Reclamation.
  • "Practice Interviewing with an Employer (Mock Interviewing),  11:00 a.m., Sept. 27, TBE-A 2nd Fl. Conference Room. Presented by Southland Industries.
  • "Beating the Resume Robots", 4:00 p.m., Sept. 27, Lied Library, Pioche Room. Presented by The Sands Corporation.
  • "Negotiating Your First Salary", 2:00 p.m., Sept. 28, TBE-A Great Hall. Presented by The Sands Corporation.
  • "Whiteboard Coding for Fun and Profit", 1:00 p.m., Oct. 3, Lied Library, Amargosa Room.  Presented by Google.
  • "How to Score your Dream Internship", 3:00 p.m., Oct. 3, TBE-A Great Hall. Presented by Southland Industries.
  • "Interviewing Well by Phone or In Person", 4:00 p.m., Oct. 4, TBE-B 172; Again at 6:00 p.m., TBE-A 107.  Presented by the Bureau of Reclamation.
  • "What to Say - And Not Say - In an Interview", 10:00 a.m., Oct. 10, Lied Library, Rhyolite Room.  Presented by Scientific Games.
  • "Job Ninja 101: Your Best Resume and Interview", 11:00 a.m., Oct. 10, Lied Library, Rhyolite Room.  Presented by Konami Gaming.
  • "Research Your Potential Employer", 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., Oct. 11, Lied Library, Rhyolite Room.  Presented by UNLV Libraries.
  • "Working in the Public Sector", 11:00 a.m., Oct. 12, TBE-A Great Hall. Presented by Nevada Dept. of Transportation.
  • "Job Ninja 101: Your Best Resume & Interview", 3:00 p.m., Oct. 12, TBE-A Great Hall.  Presented by Konami Gaming.

Admission Information

This event is free to students, but must register here to attend.

Contact Information

UNLV College of Engineering
Marian Mason

External Sponsor

Participating Employers:

  • Konami Gaming, Inc.
  • UNLV Libraries
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • The Sands Corporation
  • Southland Industries
  • Nevada Department of Transportation
  • Southwest Gas
  • Scientific Games
  • Google
  • Nevada Dept. of Transportation