Career Development and Experiential Learning

R.J. Sivanesan, Mike Van NieR.J. Sivanesan, alumni development co-ordinator in the Faculty of Engineering, reminisces about his co-op term at Valiant TMS with the company’s senior human resources manager Mike Van Nie.

Program to promote employing UWindsor graduates

The Hire UWindsor campaign will help connect employers with the knowledge, expertise, and professional commitment of the University’s graduates.
UWindsor students participate in job shadow activities with hosts from Vista.UWindsor students participate in job shadow activities with hosts from Vista.

Job shadow experience gives students a glimpse into future careers

UWindsor students looking to gain insight into potential career paths had the unique opportunity to shadow professionals at their jobs for the day through the Job Shadow Experience, a career exploration program offered through the Office of Career Development and Experiential Learning (CDEL) during Reading Week.

This year’s hosts shared valuable career advice and planned engaging activities to help students learn about the intricacies of the occupation and the skills required to succeed in the industry.

Amilio AcamporaFourth-year business student Amilio Acampora is a recipient of the Co-op/Internship Rising Student Award for his contributions in his work placement.

Students and partners honoured for contributions in experiential learning and community service

Co-op, Internship, and Community Service Learning Awards recognize the outstanding contributions of co-op and internship students and their employers.
student serving apprenticeshipThe University of Windsor is partnering with Invest WindsorEssex on a job-placement program for students graduating from undergraduate programs in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, funded through the Canadian Career Apprenticeship Initiative.

New job-placement partnership to keep UWindsor grads in region

More UWindsor graduates will launch their careers in Windsor-Essex thanks to a new job-placement program that offers grants to help offset salaries.