Library - Scholarly Commons
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Need to write a personal or professional goals statement for a fellowship application? This workshop offers some strategies.
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Heading to a conference soon? Need to effectively communicate your research to different audiences? In this interactive workshop, you'll learn strategies for talking about your research effectively with a variety of audiences and contexts, and you'll have an opportunity to practice those skills.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
How can you create a powerful resume for your non-academic job search? In this workshop, you will learn how to incorporate your transferable skills and customize your document to make the best impression with employers. You will also learn how to choose a resume type that will highlight your experiences and how to structure an effective cover letter.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Going on the academic job market soon? Join us for valuable advice from faculty experts, the Graduate College Career Development Office, and others from around campus.
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
What are interviews like for jobs in industry and nonprofits? What are interviewers looking for? What kinds of questions will they ask? What’s the difference between a behavioral interview and a case interview? What do I wear?
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
In this workshop, we will discuss concrete strategies for managing information and staying organized on the job market. We’ll look at different approaches to staying organized, and you’ll leave with a plan that best suits your needs.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Friday, October 6, 2017
The Ford Foundation offers fellowships for underrepresented doctoral students and postdocs preparing for academic careers. We'll cover the mission of the Foundation, the application process, and the services of the Office of External Fellowships. Eligibility: U.S. citizens, nationals, permanent residents, or individuals with DACA status.
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
This is a test event with commencement and academic topics