EVENTS

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Oct
22
Thu
Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience
Oct 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience

Intended for students who currently hold roles as undergraduate researchers, this panel discussion provides insight and suggestions on how to manage common challenges and problems. How can you establish an impactful working relationship with your supervisor? How do you manage to balance your academic, personal, and research responsibilities? How can you optimize your relationship with your faculty mentor? A panel of undergraduate researchers will share their experiences and ideas.

Register in advance for this meeting.

Learn more and register here: https://urca.msu.edu/events/troubleshooting-your-undergraduate-research-experience-1

Oct
23
Fri
Education Abroad 101 Webinar
Oct 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Education Abroad 101 Webinar

The Office for Education Abroad continues helping students navigate the possibilities of education abroad. Every Friday we are now offering an “Education Abroad 101” webinar to assist students as they explore their options.

Learn more and register here: https://educationabroad.isp.msu.edu/students/getting-started/student-workshops-and-seminars/education-abroad-101-webinar-registration/

Oct
26
Mon
Learning about Undergraduate Research
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Learning about Undergraduate Research

Make research an integral part of your MSU experience! Come learn about the opportunities available for involvement in research and creative activities at Michigan State. You can expect a short presentation, discussion, and Q & A facilitated by current undergraduate researchers.

Register in advance for this meeting.

Learn more and register here: https://urca.msu.edu/events/learning-about-undergraduate-research-6

Oct
27
Tue
CSN Fall Series | You Majored in What?
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
CSN Fall Series | You Majored in What?

Do you have friends and family members asking about what you’re going to do with your degree? Did you know that only 24% of students end up in a career directly related to their major? Meet our panel of Spartan alumni who are working in exciting careers that are unexpected based on what they studied during their time at MSU. In this session you will learn how to use skills you build in the classroom in diverse and unexpected ways to build the career you want!

Learn more and RSVP here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/543555

CSN Fall Series: Identifying and Effectively Communicating Your Professional Skill Sets to Others @ Zoom
Oct 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CSN Fall Series: Identifying and Effectively Communicating Your Professional Skill Sets to Others @ Zoom

Most students can tell you about their academic classes and what they are learning; however, can you identify and effectively communicate your professional related skills that you are learning from your academic, work and extracurricular experiences effectively to an employer or graduate program? This virtual Zoom presentation will briefly discuss how to identify and discuss your professionally related skill sets to both employers and other professionals more effectively.

RSVP here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/544856

ZOOM: https://msu.zoom.us/j/98461127489

Password: Will be sent to students who have registered for this event prior to the session

Building your Digital Brand: Developing a Website or Portfolio
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Building your Digital Brand: Developing a Website or Portfolio

The importance of having a professional online presence is more important than ever. An online portfolio or website can be a great way to increase your visibility, showcase your work, and help you connect with employers you’d like to work for.

Join Joelle Berbano from WiX.com as she discusses the importance of your digital brand and provides insight into how to develop your professional website or online portfolio.

Topics covered include how to plan a website, understanding and using design features, digital marketing for beginners, search engine optimization (SEO), email marketing and selling online.

Register here: https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/587097

Oct
28
Wed
Virtual Field Experience 2020: You, Your Trash, and Climate Change: Waste Management
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Virtual Field Experience 2020: You, Your Trash, and Climate Change: Waste Management

Join ComArtSci as we travel across the nation to to learn about a wide variety of employers. Meet with multiple functional teams, chat with alumni to build your professional network, and explore possible career fields and employers for future jobs and internships!

Kathleen Klein, community relations representative, will be joining us to discuss “You, your trash, and global climate change”. She will examine career choices in the context of climate change, discuss how her organization is tackling the challenge, and providing insight into the skills necessary to enter this line of work.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/597858

Virtual Field Experience 2020: You, Your Trash, and Climate Change: Waste Management
Oct 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Virtual Field Experience 2020: You, Your Trash, and Climate Change: Waste Management

Join ComArtSci as we travel across the nation to to learn about a wide variety of employers. Meet with multiple functional teams, chat with alumni to build your professional network, and explore possible career fields and employers for future jobs and internships!

Kathleen Klein, community relations representative, will be joining us to discuss “You, your trash, and global climate change”. She will examine career choices in the context of climate change, discuss how her organization is tackling the challenge, and providing insight into the skills necessary to enter this line of work

Space is limited, please Register to save your space. Zoom Link will be shared after event registration.

Oct
29
Thu
Health and Safety Abroad
Oct 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Health and Safety Abroad

This webinar is for students who want to learn more about international health and safety as they plan for education abroad.

Topics covered include:

  • How to research your intended destination
  • Where to find resources for your health and wellbeing
  • Recommended safety tips for international travel
  • What you need to know about COVID-19

At the end there will be a Q&A session where you can ask us any questions you may have

Learn more and register here: https://educationabroad.isp.msu.edu/students/getting-started/student-workshops-and-seminars/health-and-safety-abroad-webinar/

Oct
30
Fri
Education Abroad 101 Webinar
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Education Abroad 101 Webinar

The Office for Education Abroad continues helping students navigate the possibilities of education abroad. Every Friday we are now offering an “Education Abroad 101” webinar to assist students as they explore their options.

Learn more and register here: https://educationabroad.isp.msu.edu/students/getting-started/student-workshops-and-seminars/education-abroad-101-webinar-registration/