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Counseling and Career Services is located in RCF 302. Phone 443 518 1340

Howard Community College’s Counseling and Career Services Office offers a variety of career and personal development workshops throughout the year. The workshops are led by experienced professionals, who will help you in your career planning, decision making, and your personal development.  For more information, please call 443-518-1340.

In addition to workshops listed below, the Counseling and Career Services Office hosts a job fair each semester and visits from company recruiters. For list of recruiters coming on campus in the near future visit the Companies Recruiting on Campus page.

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Should you require accommodations for any program/event due to a disability, contact the Disability Support Services office at 443-518-1300 (or VP 443-539-8186). Please submit your request no later than two weeks prior to the program/event.
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CAREER PROGRAMS

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WALK-IN RESUME REVIEW

Meet with a Career Services staff member in RCF 302 for a 10-15 minute review of your resume on the following dates.

No appointment necessary. To assure that your resume is reviewed, please arrive no later than 45 minutes past the hour.

ThursdayApril 910 a.m. - 11 a.m.
WednesdayApril 159 a.m. - 10 a.m.
MondayApril 203 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WednesdayApril 2211 a.m. - 12 noon
TuesdayApril 2811 a.m. -12 noon
ThursdayMay 710 a.m. -11 a.m.

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INTERNSHIPS 101

What’s an internship? What’s a co-op? Attend this workshop to learn more about HCC’s Co-Op/Internship Program. Find out how to find an internship and the requirements for participation. Workshops are held in RCF 302.

FridayApril 1010 a.m. - 11 a.m.
WednesdayApril 1511 a.m. - 12 noon
FridayApril 1711 a.m. - 12 noon
WednesdayApril 299 a.m. - 10 a.m.
 
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Personal Outreach Programs

Alcohol Screening                                    April 9 | 12:30—2:00 pm | Galleria
Concerned about drinking? Wondering if your drinking is under control? Counseling and Career Services, in collaboration with the Wellness Center, will offer confidential alcohol screenings, games, and general information about alcohol use.
 
Anxiety Screening                                    May 6 | 12:00—2:00 pm | Galleria
Concerned about anxiety? Counseling and Career Services, in collaboration with the Wellness Center, will offer confidential screenings along with general information about anxiety. Prizes will be offered to students who complete the screening!
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Support Groups 
Support Groups are offered to assist students who would like to gain support, increase self-awareness and learn new ways to cope with personal and interpersonal conceerns and challenges.  Sorry, no walk-ins. To join a group, contact: Kassy Zester at 443-518-1340 or email kzester@howardcc.edu.  

Career Links Support Group    Mondays 12:00-1:00 p.m. 
Support group for single parents who are part of the Career Links Program
  
Transfer Support Group           Tuesday 9:00-10:00 a.m. 
Support for those dealing with emotional stress related to leaving HCC and transferring to a four-year college
  
Relationship Group                  Tuesdays 1:00-2:00 p.m. 
Explore your personal interactions with others in a small, safe setting
  
Women of Color Group           Thursdays 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 
Support group to address issues unique to women of color       
 
Sobriety Support Group         2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Support group for students who are in recovery for alcohol or substance abuse
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MIDDAY MINDFULNESS

According to Jon Kabat-Zinn, “mindfulness means paying attention in a particular way: on purpose, in the present moment, and nonjudgmentally”.

Are you looking for ways to reduce stress? Perhaps you’d like to find ways to relax. Join us in a mindful journey through the following topics. 1:00—1:50 pm, CL 178 (Wellness Center)

  • April 13—Journaling
  • April 27—Mandala
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT

 
Looking for a way to get connected?  Join us for an informal lunch conversation on the following Wednesdays.  Co-sponsored by Counseling and Career Services and Student Life. LUNCH IS PROVIDED.  RCF 401 12:00 p.m. - 12:50 p.m.

April 8 — Open Topic

April 22 — Under Pressure? Wondering how you will make it through the semester? Thinking about next steps? Juggling school, work, family and relationships? Where do you find your release?

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In addition to events, we offer these additional resources.

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Counseling and Career Services RCF 302
Phone: 443-518-1340  Fax:  443-518-4499
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/counselinghcc   Email: CCS@howardcc.edu

Hours
Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday
8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

 

Thursday and Friday
8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

 
 

 

  
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