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Jul
9
Thu
Campus Party Digital Edition
Jul 9 @ 10:00 am – Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm
Campus Party Digital Edition

While Covid-19 may have drastically altered the lifestyle that many people enjoyed, it is not capable of stopping innovation and creativity. Campus Party has responded to the global pandemic with the first ever Campus Party Digital Edition! Campus Party Digital Edition will be 3 days of non-stop live and on-demand experiences, for FREE from the comfort of your own home. For the first time in history, more than 30 countries, including the United States, are coming together to simultaneously host the largest virtual experience of innovation and creativity on a single platform.

Campus Party Digital Edition consists of one main global stage and five thematic stages for each country (150 streams to choose from) plus a global Job Factory with job postings and recruitment networking from around the globe. The event will be held nonstop from July 9 to 11. The five stage themes, consistent across all 30 countries, are:

  • REBOOT THE WORLD (Global Main Stage)
  • GREEN POWER (Clean Energy & Environment)
  • WORK LIFE (Employment & Economy)
  • NEW HORIZONS (Education & Cities)
  • JOY OF LIFE (Entertainment & Creativity)
  • LIVING BETTER (Health & Science)

For more information about Campus Party, please visit: https://usa.campus-party.org/campus-party-digital-edition/.

To register (FOR FREE), please visit: https://usa-digital.campus-party.org/

Detours Ahead: Your Career and COVID-19 @ Zoom
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Detours Ahead: Your Career and COVID-19 @ Zoom

Were you planning to job search this summer, or hoping to find a great internship or work opportunity to bolster your resume but currently coming up short? COVID-19 is causing a lot of disruption to summer and post-graduation plans. This webinar will walk you through how to cope, how to find alternative and related experiences, and how to frame those on your resume.

Register at https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/514056

Virtual Spartan Law Preview “Day” @ Zoom
Jul 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Virtual Spartan Law Preview "Day" @ Zoom

Learn about the LSAT and how to maximize your score! The pros at JD Advising will guide you through:

·       What is the LSAT? De-mystify the format, what is tested, how it’s tested digitally, and how the new LSAT-FLEX works.

·       Strategies for preparing for the LSAT. You’ll get study advice and time-management tips on the exam.

·       Mock LSAT problems. Dissect how to answer LSAT questions, including how to identify the correct or incorrect answers.

And they will connect you with LSAC’s free mock practice LSAT so you can practice what you’ve learned!

 

Step 1: Register for an exclusive Zoom session on LSAT prep.

Step 2: Receive a pre-recorded insider’s guide to MSU Law’s programming and application process.

Step 3: Attend the Zoom session, where you’ll have the opportunity to ask questions about MSU Law and get strategies from JD Advising for success on the LSAT.

Jul
10
Fri
MARKETING YOURSELF EFFECTIVELY CAN TRANSLATE INTO BETTER JOBS + PAY
Jul 10 @ 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
MARKETING YOURSELF EFFECTIVELY CAN TRANSLATE INTO BETTER JOBS + PAY

We’re living in a digital world, where resumes are submitted online and interviews are conducted virtually. You need to stand out from the crowd, you need to have a strong personal brand, and you need to effectively communicate that to secure any job, deal or sale.

Brought to you by LIZ KEEN, Operating Partner, Head of Brand + Communications at ACME CAPITAL

Sign up & view more events here: https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/511924?utm_source=notifier&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=attendee_welcome_email 

Jul
13
Mon
Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats:” Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities
Jul 13 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats:" Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities

Do you know a student who might be considering pursuing a graduate degree?  

Invite them to attend the Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats.”  

These facilitated panel discussions are designed to demystify graduate student life for current undergraduate students. We will delve into why current graduate students decided to pursue advanced degrees, how they decided where to apply, and their advice for future graduate students. 

Students can identify their area of study below and register, or view our flyer here [https://www.urca.msu.edu/files/resources/150/document/Grad%20Chats%20Flyer.pdf] 

Career Panel II: Paths in the Life Sciences @ Zoom
Jul 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Career Panel II: Paths in the Life Sciences @ Zoom

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, KBS has shifted to on-line and remote undergraduate programs for the summer. While students can’t be here in person, we are offering online versions of several of our field courses and an online professional development program (link). The KBS Professional Development program meets from 4 to 5 p.m. EDT on Mondays via Zoom, and is open to any student interested in learning more about the skills and experiences important for pursuing research or related careers in ecology, evolution, and similar disciplines.

Register here via Zoom (password: KBS2020)

Jul
14
Tue
AIGA Portfolio Festival @ Zoom
Jul 14 @ 8:00 am – Jul 18 @ 5:00 pm
AIGA Portfolio Festival @ Zoom

New for 2020, AIGA Portfolio Festival is a week-long virtual festival supporting students, recent graduates, and those looking to refresh their portfolio as they look for new jobs.

Each day, programming will kick off with a livestreamed keynote on the topic of feedback. After each talk, our speakers will present a live review of three portfolios. These sessions are free and open to all. Sign up on this page to attend these live talks.

Following the public review sessions, private review sessions for AIGA members will occur in Zoom breakout rooms.

Registration for these add-on review sessions is a benefit of AIGA membership and has a cost of $5.

Register here: https://detroit.aiga.org/event/2020-design-conference/ 

 

Community Language School ESL Pre-Teens & Teens Online Classes – Summer 2020 @ Online Classes
Jul 14 @ 12:00 pm
Community Language School ESL Pre-Teens & Teens Online Classes - Summer 2020 @ Online Classes | Michigan | United States

Our summer online ESL class for pre-teens and teens (ages 10-14) offers language and culture practice with an MSU English language instructor. Through grammar, pronunciation, and language skill activities, students gain confidence communicating in English on a variety of topics. This program assumes that students have basic functional knowledge of English (e.g. introducing yourself, expressing likes and dislikes, asking questions, etc.).

ESL for pre-teens and teens (ages 10-14) Advanced Beginners-Intermediate Mondays, July 14 – Aug. 11 Registration Deadline: Monday, July 6th

*Registration link will provide choices of times*

Once a program is confirmed to run, we will email a confirmation of the time for the 2 programs and the link to our CashNet store to make your payment ($40 per participant per program). After payment is made, you’ll receive the Zoom link and other information about the class. Please email cls@celta.msu.edu if you have any questions!

 

 

 

Listening and Call to Action
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Listening and Call to Action

The WLI stands in solidarity with Black communities over the recent deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery, and is committed to redoubling its focus on equity.

The WLI Executive Board stands with the words of Michelle Obama: it is upon us to root out racism.

To support our commitment to equity and mitigating racism, WLI is hosting listening sessions. The sessions include two goals: support and action. The listening sessions will be a place to share and listen, and to discuss action including what you would like to see in WLI’s work around equity.

Please join us for new listening sessions with MSU’s Women’s Leadership Institute to support our commitment to equity and mitigating racism.
Register here: https://socialscience.msu.edu/research/centers-institutes/wli/listening-sessions.html
Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats”: Physical Sciences and Engineering
Jul 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats": Physical Sciences and Engineering

Do you know a student who might be considering pursuing a graduate degree?  

Invite them to attend the Office of Undergraduate Research’s “Grad Chats.”  

 These facilitated panel discussions are designed to demystify graduate student life for current undergraduate students. We will delve into why current graduate students decided to pursue advanced degrees, how they decided where to apply, and their advice for future graduate students. 

 Students can identify their area of study below and register, or view our flyer here [https://www.urca.msu.edu/files/resources/150/document/Grad%20Chats%20Flyer.pdf]