EVENTS

Calendar

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
Business Etiquette for International Students
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Business Etiquette for International Students

This seminar will prepare international students for job searching in the U.S., and highlight business etiquette expectations and norms. Presented by Global Detroit in virtual format, students will be able to ask questions and feel confident about their search.

Register here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/595514

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/

World Expo Information Session
Oct 30 @ 3:00 pm
World Expo Information Session

World Expo is the oldest and largest global event that celebrates world cultures, friendship, and human excellence. Due to Covid-19, the event is postponed and will be held next year from October 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022. Nearly 200 countries will participate in this event. The Department of State is in charge of the U.S. Pavilion and they are looking for applications for Youth Ambassadors and Cultural Performers who will represent cultural richness and diversity of America.

We really appreciate if you help us promote this great opportunity to your students. All travel expenses will be paid and Youth Ambassadors will receive stipend. We are organizing a virtual information session on Friday, October 30 at 3 pm. Please join us if you are interested and encourage your students to attend to find more about this great opportunity!

Register here: https://msu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zp2S6X8OTbeSPlMJjDwZRA

Nov
4
Wed
The Day After: Moving Forward Post Election
Nov 4 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Day After: Moving Forward Post Election

This program will explore and examine the potential outcomes and impact of the 2020 United States national election. The first part of our program will focus on a panel of scholars from a variety of disciplines and focus areas. Our panelists will help attendees better understand the outcome of the election and provide strategies to help the MSU community move forward. After the panel discussion, we will provide a space for attendees to participate in a dialogue based on their individual and shared experiences. This program is open to all MSU students, staff, specialists, and faculty.

Registration for zoom link here: http://bit.ly/thedayafter2020