YU International Students Invited to Full Slate of Devant Webinars This November

Education

October 18, 2022

This November, Yorkville University students will have access to a series of sessions hosted by Devant – and it’s all thanks to a recently formed partnership with the career planning platform. 

Aimed primarily at international students, topics discussed during the weekly Wednesday webinars will range from international student housing, to LinkedIn tips, to career targeting workshops, to immigration Q&As. 

Here’s the full listing of events: 

Expert Panel: International Student Housing

The housing crisis is real. The challenge to find safe, clean, affordable housing is affecting Canadians across the country, and this is especially true for international students. Join us for this special expert panel where we will be discussing the current housing issues faced by international students, as well as what resources are available to overcome these challenges.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 2

Time: 6 to 7 p.m. (EDT)

Click HERE to register

Workshops: Perfecting Your LinkedIn

Join our career coach at this interactive workshop to learn more about how to stand out on LinkedIn, tailor your profile to your desired industry, and attract employers to you!

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 9

Time: 6 to 7 p.m. (EDT)

Click HERE to register

Devant Career Café

Join Devant career coaches, Michelle & Yauhan, for our monthly virtual social! Michelle loves working with clients to create a customized strategy to define and achieve their career aspirations. Yauhan has helped hundreds of professionals land amazing jobs and thrive at Canada’s top companies including Amazon, Baxter, Deloitte, EY, Loblaw, Marriott, PwC, RBC, Sunlife, Shopify, TD Bank, Walmart and many more.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 16

Time: 6 to 7 p.m. (EDT)

Click HERE to register

Workshop: Targeting the Career that is Right For You

Join Shandelle as she shares the tips and tricks that you need to narrow down the industries and positions that you want to target. Shandelle is Devant’s Student Ambassador at King’s University College and wants to help you find the career that is right for you. She will share her experiences with conducting industry research and help you get started on your own.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 23

Time: 6 to 7 p.m. (EDT)

Click HERE to register

Live Immigration Q&A

Don’t miss this FREE opportunity to hear the latest IRCC updates from a Canadian Immigration Lawyer! Ziah Sumar, Barrister, Solicitor, Partner, Long Mangalji LLP will provide important immigration information for international students and answer a selection of student questions live.

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 30

Time: 6 to 7 p.m. (EDT)

Click HERE to register