Resumania! Tips and tricks for your resume and cover letters

WHEN/WHERE: Wednesday February 2nd, 2011 from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. in Career Services

WHAT: Employers from Clear Channel, ViaMedia, and Northwestern Mutual will be available in Career Services to help you with your resumes and cover letters, and provide you with insider tips as to what employers are looking for in undergraduate students’ job search correspondence.

HOW: Signup is required and you can stop by Career Services (Dooling Hall Room 121) or call at X1738 to schedule a time slot. Signup will take place Wednesday January 26th – Tuesday February 1st.

WHO: ALL students from ALL majors are invited to take advantage of this awesome opportunity.  Light snacks will available to all whom attend.

In order to get a kick start on writing your resume, please refer to the Job Search Correspondence Guidebook-sample resumes and cover letters (a hard copy can be picked up in Career Services).

For more information please contact Kristin Eicholtz, Director of Career Services & Internships,

Fr. John Harvey, OSFS memorial on 1/27

Fr. John Harvey, OSFS (1918-2010), religious, priest, scholar, advocate … well remembered and well loved.

All members of the University Community are invited to join the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales for a Mass in memory of Fr. Harvey,  to be celebrated during our University’s Heritage Week on Thursday, January 27 at 5 p.m. in the Wills Hall Chapel. Fr. Chris Hudgin will preach and help us remember Fr. Harvey as we celebrate his life and final journey to the Father.

Battle of the Chefs

DeSales University will be hosting this month’s Chefs’ Fare in the D.U.C. Dining Room from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. this Tuesday, January 25th. Try a variety of different inspired dishes created by the chefs at Moravian, Lafayette, Muhlenberg, Lehigh, and DeSales’ own executive Chef John Francisco. This month is themed around tailgating so get ready to root for DeSales! Make sure to stop by and cast your vote for your favorite dish. Check out for any events, menus, and promotions.

Wednesdays in the MAC: Ask a Nun Night, 1/26

Everyone is welcomed to join us on Wednesday, January 26 in the McShea Activity Center, from 7:00 p.m. Refreshments will be served.

Come and get all your questions answered about the nuns. The Oblate Sisters will give a presentation on religious life. Participants are asked to submit questions they might have around religious life and the Sisters will use these questions as discussion pieces during the presentation. [Read more…]