JC Penney Suit Up Event

Join us for a unique virtual experience blending in-person and online shopping. Students, receive an exclusive voucher to revamp your wardrobe with polished professional attire from JC Penney! Whether you’re attending interviews, internships, or networking events, this is your chance …

By Minh Nguyen
Minh Nguyen
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Forage Enables Students to Upskill & Land Amazing Careers

Launched in 2017, Forage invented the virtual work experience. Forage gives any student, from any diverse starting point in the world, the chance to see behind the curtains of the best companies around the world and start careers there–100% free …
By Laura Kestner-Ricketts
Laura Kestner-Ricketts Executive Director, Career and Professional Development
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UnityPoint Coming to the Brew ☕️

Come check out UnityPoint Health in the Brew!! There are endless opportunities that offer a challenging, flexible and rewarding experience.

Hospital, clinical, home care, telehealth, and more!

Part-time, evening, and weekend openings are available.

Date: December 12th

Time: 11am -1pm

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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This week’s Viking Connectors: Biotech Sales Representative & Nonprofit Executive

Perhaps the most useful way to learn what a career is all about is to find someone doing that career and connect with them.  Augustana Colleges has more than 10,000 alumni active on LinkedIn and 96 of them have signed …

By Nicole Grafon
Nicole Grafon
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5 Course To Cultivate New Habits this Holiday Season that will Bring You Joy All Year ‘Round 🌲

Originally from LinkedIn

The holidays are different for everyone. For some, it’s about quality family time. For others, it’s time to see the world and travel to a new country or even finally getting to organize that pesky garage. What …

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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5 Ways to Maximize Your Winter Break ❄️ 🧣

Originally from LinkedIn

After a busy semester, you’re probably ready to shut your brain off, kick your feet back, and catch up on sleep and not wake up until the new year!

I get it. End of the semester crunch …

By Claire Martino
Claire Martino
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Contact & Location


Olin Center
639 38th Street
Rock Island, IL 61201

Career Service Hours

Day of the week
Office is Open Drop-Ins
Monday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Drop-in topics include:

  • Resume & Cover Letter Review
  • Resume & Cover Letter Writing
  • Viking Score Overview
  • LinkedIn Headshot Photo
  • Career Resources Overview