Career-minded people can shape their futures this fall when UH-Clear Lake’s Office of Career Services hosts their Career Exploration Workshop Friday Sept. 6 and 13, 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Anyone entering the workforce, considering a career change or setting new career goals can benefit from this two-day workshop.
Experienced counselors from the university’s Career and Counseling Services will lead small group seminars, reviewing participants’ education and work experience, leading self-assessment exercises, and discussing personal goals.
Sessions will be held at UHCL’s Student Services and Classroom Building, rooms 3103 and 3109, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058. Fees are $200 per person and include a required intake appointment, with discounts are available for students, UHCL alumni and faculty. For more information about the Office of Career Services, visit www.uhcl.edu/careerservices or call 281-283-2580.
Aspiring comic book artists can get their portfolios reviewed by experts in the field during comiCulture: From Creation to Consumption, a comic book convention coming to UH-Clear Lake on Sept. 21.
A team of professional comic book artists will evaluate portfolios and panel members include James O’Barr (“The Crow”), Leroy Brown (“ICECUBES”), Joe Eisma (“Morning Glories”), Terry Parr (Shonuf Studios), David Doub (Dusk Comics) and Terry Wagner, founder of Mental Diversions Studio.
Several exhibitions beginning in August and a movie presented Friday, Sept. 20, complement the one-day event. comiCulture will be held in UHCL’s Bayou Building, 2700 Bay Area Blvd., Houston, 77058. Space is limited, so registration is recommended. For more information, visit http://www.uhcl.edu/artgallery or call UHCL Coordinator of Audience Development Jeff Bowen, 281-283-3376.