EVENTS

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Jan
13
Wed
University Undergraduate Research & Arts Forum
Jan 13 @ 8:30 am – Feb 11 @ 5:30 pm
University Undergraduate Research & Arts Forum

Share your research or creative scholarship with the university community April 15 – 19, 2021 at the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF)!

Registration https://urca.msu.edu/uuraf/reg for UURAF will open on January 13 and close on February 11, 2021.

Current MSU students and December 2020 graduates from all academic disciplines are eligible to present at UURAF 2021. Students may select poster, oral, or performance presentation types. All stages of research and creative scholarship are welcomed—from preliminary to capstone projects and everywhere in between! Research and creative activity conducted during courses, internship/REU, Education Abroad, or community-based participatory research are also accepted. Research is a process. Share where you are in that process when you present at UURAF.

Jan
18
Mon
MSU Social Justice Art Festival
Jan 18 @ 3:00 pm – Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm
MSU Social Justice Art Festival

Connect with us virtually, January 18-21 for a 4-day festival featuring a variety of student artworks centered on social justice issues. It will be a week of contemplation and connection toward building a more inclusive MSU community.

This event is hosted by James Madison College (JMC) and the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities (RCAH). If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact the organizer, Amber Benton, at bentonam@msu.edu

Find more info and zoom links here: https://jmc.msu.edu/diversity/social-justice-art-festival.html

Jan
21
Thu
New Year New ResuME
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
New Year New ResuME

2020 was a doozy. Start off the new year with a fresh start! Let the Career Services Network help you share your professional story in this workshop focused on writing and formatting your resume and cover letters.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/634979?ref=events-search

CSN Virtual Drop-In Advising
Jan 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
CSN Virtual Drop-In Advising

Need a fast resume review before meeting with employers? Have some quick questions about Career Fairs? MSU Career Services Network has got your back! Come virtually drop in and have Career Consultants and trained Peer Advisors review your resume and answer questions. Follow the centralized Zoom link and we will connect you for a 15 minute resume review or career prep session.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/643115?ref=events-search

Jan
22
Fri
CSN Virtual Drop-In Advising
Jan 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
CSN Virtual Drop-In Advising

Need a fast resume review before meeting with employers? Have some quick questions about Career Fairs? MSU Career Services Network has got your back! Come virtually drop in and have Career Consultants and trained Peer Advisors review your resume and answer questions. Follow the centralized Zoom link and we will connect you for a 15 minute resume review or career prep session.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/643132?ref=events-search

Jan
25
Mon
Finding a Summer Research Opportunity – REUs
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Finding a Summer Research Opportunity - REUs

There are a variety of summer opportunities available for students. Programs are hosted by colleges and universities around the United States and the world. They provide an intensive research experience on a particular topic within a scholarly discipline. For undergraduates with plans for graduate or professional school after MSU, summer research provides the opportunity to expand your professional network and acquire experience in an area of interest. In this workshop, you will learn more about what Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) are and the benefits of participation in an REU.

Register in advance for this meeting here:

https://msu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUqdeqqrDgqG9BkKZXT-tkh4XP1_Fzj7N_0

Navigating Virtual Career Fairs
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Navigating Virtual Career Fairs

All Spring 2021 career fairs will be hosted on the Handshake virtual fair platform. Join the Career Services Network to learn more about preparing for virtual career fairs and gaining confidence when networking with potential employers in a virtual environment.

Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/636027?ref=events-search

Jan
26
Tue
MSU Diversity Career Fair 2021 (Virtual)
Jan 26 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
MSU Diversity Career Fair 2021 (Virtual)

The Diversity Career Fair is Michigan State University’s premiere diversity career event.

It is open to ALL students of ALL majors.

Connect with employers who have demonstrated a commitment through their values to diversifying their workforce for full-time, part-time, internship, and co-op opportunities.  This fair attracts well-known and well-respected companies across a myriad of industries who are looking to employ top talent like yourself due to the unique perspective that you can bring to their organization.

Register on Handshake to be able to access all the virtual features of this fair.

*Don’t forget to make your resume visible to employers by January 8 to be included in the resume book that will be shared with registered employers.

Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/career_fairs/21035

Jan
27
Wed
How to Make Your Personal Statement Stand Out
Jan 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
How to Make Your Personal Statement Stand Out

Whether for graduate school, med school, or law school, almost every post-undergraduate school will require you to write some kind of personal statement. Prepare to write yours by joining us for this webinar.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/634439?ref=events-search

Jan
28
Thu
Taking a Gap Year: What to Consider, and Where to Look
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Taking a Gap Year: What to Consider, and Where to Look

Considering a gap year? Join us as we highlight gap year opportunities and discuss how participating in a gap year can impact your future employment and grad school prospects.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/635162?ref=events-search