Resume or Curriculum Vitae: How to Create Them and When to Use Them


Feb. 28, 2022, 4pm to 5pm

Office/Remote Location



Resumes and curriculum vitaes (CV’s) must provide a persuasive account of your specific skills and experiences related to the job you are applying for, but there are significant differences between the two. This workshop will review the process of creating and using resumes and CV’s. 

By participating in this workshop you will:

  • Review the difference between a resume and curriculum vitae (CV)
  • Identify resume sections and their respective content, including how to translate material from your CV to your resume
  • Identify CV sections and their respective content
  • Learn what should not be in a CV and resume
  • See example CV and resume templates

The Grad Academy Pillars: Communication, Career Prep

The Grad Academy Program: GRC, GMC, GTC, RAMP, PGCPP, Grad Rebel Advantage

Learning Experience: Interactive, Lecture, Panel

Lifecycle Stage: Early-Mid-Late Master’s, Early-Mid-Late Doctoral


  • Barry Saeger, goals coach, US Bank
  • Darren Vetter, career & professional Development Specialist, UNLV Career Services
  • Eric McMahan, career & professional Development Specialist, UNLV Career Services
  • Tim Buchanan, assistant director, UNLV Writing Center
  • Kevin Blume, lead writing consultant, UNLV Writing Center





Admission Information

Please log in to your Grad Rebel Gateway account and click on The Grad Academy tab to RSVP for this workshop.

Contact Information

Graduate College
Nevena Cvijetic

External Sponsor

Graduate College