Programs & Events
Thursday, September 7th 11-2pm
Come learn more about how you can get inVOLved with your college’s clubs, media organizations, and more. Enjoy Dogs with the Dean, experience the Student Engagement Fair, and see what CCI is all about.
Tuesday, September 12th 12-4pm
Are you planning on attending one of our fall job and internship fairs? This event provides you with opportunities to prepare beforehand. At this drop-in event, you can; get your resume reviewed by employers, practice your elevator pitch with real employers at our job fair simulation booth, shop at Smokey’s Closet for FREE professional clothing, have your LinkedIn profile reviewed and get a free professional headshot, and more!
Tuesday, September 5th to Sunday, September 17th
We courage you to join the mentorship program and allow experience and expertise of the CCI alumni family to guide you achieve your career goals.
Wednesday, October 25th 4-5:30pm
Are you looking to build an online portfolio or showreel but feel unsure about where to begin? We have experts ready to teach you how to create various portfolios and reels that cater to different fields. Our focus areas include Photography/Visual Media, Highlight Reels, Writing & Communication, Graphic Design, Advertising. Join us to learn the best practices and techniques for showcasing your skills and accomplishments.
Thursday October 26th 5-6:30pm
Are you still deciding on a major at UT? Attend Vol to Vol: Choose Your Major Edition! Vol to Vol is a casual networking event connecting exploring students with major representatives across colleges. There are limited spots, so sign up soon!
Learn about Industries and Career Pathways
Careers in Entertainment; Production & Performance
Wednesday, October 18th
LINK And BIO TO COME!
Details are being finalized!
Thursday, November 2nd 2-4pm.
The Board of Visitors and Industry Leaders will be on campus to visit and interact with our students in a professional setting.
Monday, September 18th 2-6pm
This event focuses on students who are interested in organizations seeking Engineers and STEM-related majors. It is targeted to students in the following majors/areas: Engineering, hard sciences like Biology, Chemistry, Physics, etc., Agriculture Science areas, Technology-focused areas, and Mathematics. This is the only event that serves full-time/perm engineering and STEM employers and job seekers.
Wednesday, September 20th 5:30-7:30pm
This event is hosted by Young Professionals of Knoxville. Senior Undergraduate Students looking for network opportunities are welcome to come to this is a fantastic opportunity to network with future young professionals. Must be 21 to attend. For more information contact Bukky Abdul, Senior Career Coach in the Center for Career Development at email@example.com.
Wednesday, September 27th 2-6pm.
This fair is for students/alumni of any major who are interested in working in these industries.
Wednesday, October 4, 2023th 4pm
The Communication and Information Career and Internship Fair typically brings in over 50+ corporate, government and non-profit organizations seeking students/alumni for full-time entry-level positions and/or internships and/or practicum experiences.
Meet with your Career Coach
CCI Career Development Drop-in Hours
Stop by the CCI Career Development Office on Wednesdays starting September 6th between 1 pm – 3 pm.
Get Personalized help from your Career Community
Stop by the CCI Career Development Office to explore the following
- Resume, portfolio, LI critiques
- Job or Internship Search Strategies