Internship Week

Academic Advising and Career Education (AACE) is hosting a week-long program of professional development workshops, seminars and panels for all students to attend virtually. The sessions are designed to provide students with an overview of the internship process, highlight the experiences of current student interns, as well as provide information on the career planning process.

The dates for Internship Week are September 18-21, 2023 and all sessions (with the exception of the Career Fair) will be hosted virtually. 


Internship Week - Fall 23

Titles of the sessions hosted during Internship Week and the Recordings / Links to the Resources

Session Details





Building a Resume & Cover Letter - Learn the basics of creating a resume and cover letter

Monday, 9/18 11:00am View Here Presentation

Student Panel - Current students speaking on their internship experiences on campus and off campus

Monday, 9/18 3:00pm View Here

Internships 101 - Learn how to receive academic credit for your internship experience and the resources available to find an internship. Includes an overview of CalStateS4

Monday, 9/18 5:00pm View Here Presentation

International Student's Internship Workshop - Learn about the internship process and CPT requirements

Tuesday, 9/19 12:15pm View Here Presentation

Interviewing/Dress for Success - Learn appropriate dress for different interviews and do's and don'ts on the interview process

Tuesday, 9/19 1:30pm View Here


Interview Prep

Building a Professional Profile - Maximize your online presence. This sessions provides an overview of creating professional profiles on job aggregators (Handshake, LinkedIn, etc.)

Tuesday, 9/19 3:00pm View Here

Handshake Website

Creating a LinkedIn Profile

Working Scholarships (LAEP/CSIP) - Learn about different funding sources available for Cal State east Bay students seeking an internship

Wednesday, 9/20 11:00am View Here

CSIP Presentation

CSIP Website

LAEP Presentation

LAEP Website

LAEP Website

My Story - Creating an Elevator Pitch - Learn how to sell your skills to a potential employer in 30 seconds or less!

Wednesday, 9/20 1:00pm View Here

30 Second Elevator Pitch

Handshake Website

Social Networking - Learn how to market yourself and seize the moment!

Wednesday, 9/20 2:30pm View Here Presentation

Education/Health Care/Public Service Career Fair

Thursday, 9/21 11:00am - 2:00pm

Register Here

Location: New UU - MPR 


Previous Internship Weeks


See flyer for clickable zoom links and Action Plan for students. 

All workshops and panel topics are listed below: 

Titles of the sessions hosted during Internship Week
Stereotype Threat Workshop 
Writing a Compelling Cover Letter 
Career in Social Science Alumni Panel 
Professionalism and Etiquette 
Building a Professional Network and Artistic/ Creative Brand 
Student's Guide to Handshake 
Careers in the Arts and Digital Arts 
DREAMers: Meaningful Careers with or without DACA 
Life Sciences at USDA 
Internships and Working Scholarship Opportunities 
Navigating the Job Search 
Careers in Business 
Soft Skills for Success 
Online interviewing 

Resume Development1 

Resume Development2 

Careers in the Sciences 
Social Networking 
Careers in Information Technology and Development 
Interview at Your Best 
Careers in Entrepreneurial Success