Encova Career Development Center

The Encova Career Development Center is dedicated to the students of Fairmont State University providing resources and assisting in developing their path to contribute to a global society. You can contact the Career Development Center at careers@fairmontstate.edu or (304) 367-4541.

ECDC Professional Workshops

The following table will be updated with new opportunities throughout the semester as they are announced and is subject to change.
Date Event Location/Time
1/25/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring Mr. Fields Jackson
College Diversity Network CEO- Racing Toward Diversity magazine
12:30 Webex
236 Hardway Hall & via WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
2/2/2022

ECDC Presents: “Highway to your future!”
Hands on workshop on how to create a resume using Hiration software that stands out above the rest!
10 AM Webex
11 AM Webex

236 Hardway Hall & via Zoom (10:00am-10:50am and 11:00am-11:50am)
2/3/2022 ECDC Presents: “Highway to your future!”
Hands on workshop on how to create a resume using Hiration software that stands out above the rest!
11 AM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & via Zoom (11:00am-11:50am)
2/7/2022 ECDC Presents: “Highway to your future!”
Hands-on workshop on how to create a resume using Hiration software that stands out above the rest!
1 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & via Zoom (1:00pm-2:00pm)
2/8/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring Mr. Steve Rodriguez, Administrator Marion County Schools
(Fairmont State University Alumni -Scholar Student & Student Athlete-Class of 1984)
12:30 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & via WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
2/11/2022 Mock Interviews - Capstone Classes
Schedule Interview
9:00am - 10:00am
10:00am - 11:00am
11:00am - 12:00pm
12:00pm -1:00pm
2/16/2022 ECDC Presents: “What is LinkedIn and how to use it to find that dream job!”
Hands-on Workshop on creating a LinkedIn account and learning the features and functions of LinkedIn
11 AM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & via Webex (11:00am-12:00pm)
2/16/2022 ECDC Presents: “How to Start a Cover Letter”
Hands-on Workshop
1 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & WebEx (1:00pm-2:00pm)
2/18/2022 Mock Interviews - Capstone Classes
Schedule Interview
9:00am - 10:00am
10:00am - 11:00am
11:00am - 12:00pm
12:00pm -1:00pm
2/22/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring Ms. Diane Lewis Jackson,
CEO (Alum) Action Facilities Management, Inc.
12:30 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
2/23/2022 Mock Interviews - Capstone Classes
Schedule Interview
9:00am - 10:00am
10:00am - 11:00am
11:00am - 12:00pm
12:00pm -1:00pm
3/1/2022 ECDC Presents: How to search for a job using the software, “Handshake”.
This training will introduce the newly purchased software, Handshake that employers will use to post job openings and intern request. This free software for all students, will provide early notification to job postings!
236 Hardway Hall & WebEx
3/8/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Kayla Lantz, (Alum)
Talent Acquisition Manager, The Thrasher Group, Inc.
12:30 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
3/15/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Mr. Christopher Morris
(Alum) Commercial Relationship Manager, First United Bank & Trust
WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
3/17/2022 ECDC Hosts: Spring Career Fair!
Open to all students and alumni
Gym 1-Falcon Center (8:30am-2:30pm) *Registration Required
3/22/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Mr. Stanley Brown,
(Alum) Manager/Broker, Mathers Realty
12:30 PM Webex
236 Hardway Hall & WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
3/29/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Mr. CJ Goodwin
Professional Cornerback, Dallas Cowboys
WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
4/5/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Mr. Robi Taylor
(Alum) Founder/Professional Trainer, BarNone K9, LLC.
WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
POSTPONED ECDC Presents: “It’s a long way to the top!
A presentation on general career-related tips and tricks! (Elevator pitch, interview tips/skills, tips for a successful first day of work, email etiquette, and appropriate/professional attire practices)
POSTPONED
4/19/2022 ECDC: Professional Spotlight Series - Featuring: Mr. Craig Jennings
(Alum) Producer, Bond Insurance Company
WebEx (12:30pm-1:00pm)
4/24/2022 ECDC along with WVU Career Center hosts: JCPenney “Suit-up Event”
The event will be on April 24 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Morgantown Mall. There will also be a virtual component to the event.
5:00pm-7:00pm JCPenney-Morgantown Mall & Virtually