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Oct
15
Tue
Speaker: Jason Masherah “”How Can You Align Your Passion With a Career?” @ MSU Union--Lake Huron Room
Oct 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Speaker: Jason Masherah ""How Can You Align Your Passion With a Career?" @ MSU Union--Lake Huron Room

The College of Arts & Letters is pleased to host Jason Masherah, President of Upper Deck Company, who will speak on the Business of Pop Culture.

What does it take to make a career in the sports industry?  

How can you align your passion with a career?

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Jason is an ambitious business development professional with proven track-record of identifying new business opportunities, successfully negotiating contracts and closing deals, managing worldwide relationships with corporate partners, directing global marketing plans and growing revenue.  
 

Jason Masherah is an MSU Alumni 1999 Marketing; Broad Business; MBA from Indiana

Oct
16
Wed
Unpacking Your International Experiences @ Student Services Building, Room 113
Oct 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Wondering how to talk about your study abroad or international experience to employers? This workshop will help you explain your international experiences so that they are meaningful to employers and graduate schools. We’ll discuss all the ways you can share your international experiences on your resume, and how to talk about them in interviews. You’ll hear experiences from students in Spartans Abroad Global Ambassadors (SAGA – study abroad student group), International Student Association (ISA), and Career Peers (Career Services student employees). Students that have studied abroad, international students, or students that have spent time abroad, may benefit from this program.

 

Oct
18
Fri
IT/Actuarial Day @ Auto-Owners Insurance
Oct 18 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
IT/Actuarial Day @ Auto-Owners Insurance | Lansing | Michigan | United States

Auto-Owners is excited to invite you to our annual IT/Actuarial Day, which shows students how their degree can be used in the insurance industry.

Sophomores, juniors, seniors, and recent graduates of the following majors are invited:

  • Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • Information Systems
  • Information Technology
  • Actuarial Science
  • Mathematics/Statistics
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Data Sciences
  • Information Security/Intelligence
  • UX/Experience Architecture

Faculty and staff are also welcome! Anyone who wishes to attend should fill out a registration to ensure we adequately prepare for the correct number of attendees.

Register online from now until end of day Monday, October 14th. If you have any questions, please contact one of our IT/Actuarial Recruiters:

Erin McLaughlin can be reached at McLaughlin.Erin@aoins.com or call 800-346-0346 x51855

Matt Alashari can be reached at Alashari.Matthew@aoins.com or call 800-346-0346 x55258

Oct
22
Tue
CAL – Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
CAL - Life After Study Abroad @ International Center Rm303

Readjusting to a new culture can be tricky but coming home has its challenges as well. Mark your calendar for this important workshop that is meant to help our CAL study abroad returnees! Refreshments will be provided! Please RSVP on Handshake.

This workshop will:
•          Give you the chance to share your experiences with other returning students
•          Provide resources to help you stay connected to the culture and language
•          Teach you how to leverage your study abroad experience to impress future employers

Oct
23
Wed
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310
Oct 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Preparing for an International Career @ Wells Hall, B310

Chad Frost, Program Coordinator for the Japan Center for Michigan Universities (JCMU), joins Middlebury Institute of International Studies’ (MIIS) Enrollment Advisor, Carol Johnson, for an informative presentation with Q&A about upcoming study abroad opportunities and why graduate school could be the right next step for you. Attendees will learn more about:

· Study abroad opportunities through JCMU.

· What constitutes an international career?

· The skills and experiences necessary for establishing an international career.

· Whether a graduate program is the right next step.

· How foreign language and experiential learning are integrated into all MIIS degrees.

· Special guaranteed MIIS scholarships for JCMU participants and applicants for several MIIS MA degrees

Coffee Chats with Wake Forest University @ Spartan Stadium Office
Oct 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Coffee Chats with Wake Forest University @ Spartan Stadium Office

The Wake Forest University School of Business is coming to Michigan State University! They are eager to connect with students from a variety of majors who are curious about exploring their career options in business fields. Come out, enjoy a snack & coffee, and meet a member of our team for a 15-minute conversation to learn more about the program! Please be sure to sign up, which you can do so here. Upon signing up, you’ll then be invited to schedule a coffee chat!

Learn more:

Wake Forest School of Business is consistently ranked among the nation’s top business schools for offering the most innovative programs in graduate business education. Our programs in Management, Accounting and Business Analytics are designed to build on your undergraduate experience, while providing the advanced preparation you need to excel personally and professionally in today’s competitive marketplace in a range of careers.

Questions?

Contact Christie Schichtel (schicht3@msu.edu).

MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium
Oct 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
MSU Graduate & Law School Fair 2019 @ Spartan Stadium | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Career Fair Description

NO RSVP REQUIRED. OPEN TO PUBLIC.

This event is in the Spartan Stadium Office Tower, 4th floor Huntington Club

Here’s your chance to meet with reps from 130+ schools offering graduate programs in law, health, science, business, public affairs, arts, humanities and more! Students of all majors and grade levels are encouraged to attend!

Here’s some popular schools who’ve attended last year’s fair:

  • Baylor
  • Boston College
  • Indiana University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Michigan State University
  • Northwestern University
  • Notre Dame
  • Ohio State University
  • Penn State University
  • Purdue University
  • U.C. San Diego
  • University Illinois
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Wisconsin
  • Wake Forest

Parking: TBA

Dress Code: Strive to look nice, but it’s okay to come as you are from classes or work!

Sustainability is a high priority at Michigan State University. We appreciate your efforts to help us Be Spartan Green..

  • Printed maps/company layouts will be available at the event.
  • Carpool when possible.

Questions? Contact Us:

MSU Career Services @ the Stadium: (517) 884-1300

CareerEvents@csp.msu.edu

Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Grad School 101 @ Spartan Stadium, Room 235

Are you thinking about pursuing an advanced degree at some point? If so, join the Career Services Network to learn and chat about important aspects to consider such as the application process, types of degrees, preparation, funding, workload, gap years, and outcomes.

This event occurs during MSU’s Graduate and Law School Fair which takes place in the same building . So, attend the discussion and then go upstairs to check out the fair! How convenient!

The event takes place in the Varsity ‘S’ Clubroom of the Spartan Stadium Office Tower (room 235) at 325 W Shaw Ln. This opportunity is open to undergraduate students of all majors and levels (freshmen through recent alumni).

Oct
29
Tue
Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310
Oct 29 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Washington D.C. Study Away Internship Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B310

Are you interested in completing an internship in Washington D.C. this summer while earning MSU credit?  The MSU College of Arts & Letters partners with Global Experiences, an organization that identifies customized internship placements for students in industries such as historical/archival research, advertising, politics and law, NGOs/nonprofits, community services, social entrepreneurship, government/policy, marketing, and more.  Melissa Buerkett from Global Experiences will facilitate the info session.

Housing, professional development workshops, and on-site activities are included in the program fee. This program is open to all MSU majors.  Visit the D.C. Study Away Internship web page for more information or to apply.

Nov
8
Fri
Teaching Abroad Info Session @ Student Services Building, Room 113
Nov 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Teaching Abroad Info Session @ Student Services Building, Room 113

This information session is designed for students from all majors who are interested in teaching abroad. You will hear from panelists who have participated in a variety of teaching abroad experiences. Open to all majors!

Join us to:

– Explore teaching abroad options

– Hear from representatives from the JET Program, Peace Corps, MA TESOL and TESOL Minor, Volunteer English Tutoring Program, Fulbright Program

– Learn how to navigate the application process Questions?

Contact Jennifer Gansler (gansler@msu.edu) or Cindy Walter (walterc2@msu.edu)