xplore program

Year-long program to assist exploratory students in their career journey

Sponsored by
Student Success Center | Career Development | Academic Advising
 

The Xplore program will:

  • Expose students to majors, occupations and careers/industries
  • Identify students’ interests, skills, values and personalities as they relate to majors and careers
  • Introduce students to former exploratory students and how they decided a direction
  • Debunk the myths that prevent students from deciding
  • Show students resources to help in gathering information to make decisions about their futures
  • Initiate goals to move students forward in the career development process
SCHEDULE

AUGUST

Xplore:  Club Day – Student Success Center | Xplore Program 
              August 30, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, GSC Lawn

SEPTEMBER

Xplore:   Welcome Party
Discuss Xavier, colleges/majors/prep for majors/minors fair
              September 13, 2:30 - 4:00 pm, Arrupe

OCTOBER

Xplore:  Xavier Majors & Minors Fair
             October 10, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, GSC Lawn

NOVEMBER

Xplore:  Career Jeopardy
            
November 8, 11:30 am, Commuter Lounge
              November 14, 7:00 pm, Residence Hall TBD

DECEMBER

Xplore:  Student and Parent Newsletter
             December Email                                                       

JANUARY

Xplore:  Who Am I?  What Would I Like to Do?
Interests, skills, values, personality, FOCUS 2 Assessment
              January 23, 6:00 pm, Arrupe

FEBRUARY

Xplore:  Exploratory Student Panel
              February 6, 6:00 pm, Arrupe

MARCH

Xplore:  What's Hot?  Careers and Industries
              March 20, 3:00 pm, Clocktower Lounge

APRIL

Xplore:  What's Next?
             April 11, 3:00 pm, Arrupe

 

TOP RESOURCES

Hire-A-Muskie

Job & Internship Guide

LinkedIn

O*Net (Discover occupations & opportunities)

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Going Global (for international opportunities)

Wet Feet (research companies, explore careers)

CDO Student Blog

*Going Global and WetFeet are resources available via Hire-A-Muskie.  Links to these resources are on the homepage after you log in to your account

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