Mastering Your Materials: Strategies for Crafting Compelling Resumes and Cover Letters

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 12pm (Central)

How do you craft a resume and cover letter that stand out for all the right reasons?

During this webinar, presenter Alison DeVries, Assistant Director of Student Preparation with Career Advancement, will share key strategies for writing clear, compelling resumes and cover letters.

This webinar will cover:
  • Customizing your resume for each position
  • Ensuring each bullet point stands out
  • Opening your cover letter in a unique way
  • Keeping body paragraphs concise and effective






Join us and learn how to master these important materials!

About the Presenter:
alison_devries_headshot--1-Alison DeVries is an Assistant Director of Student Preparation at Career Advancement. In her role, she develops career programming and advises students and young alumni on various stages of their career development. Previously, she worked with Valparaiso University’s Institute for Leadership and Service in student engagement and program management to support students in their long-term growth in leadership, service, and professional development. Alison earned her Bachelor’s degree in International Service and French from Valparaiso University.




Mind Your Career Webinar Information


Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 12pm (Central)
Cost: Complimentary
Location: Online
Note: This webinar will not be recorded
Event Contact
Adam Sylvain
Assistant Director, Career Development
UChicago Alumni Association Contact