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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

Career Conversation Series: Careers in Research @ Case Hall, James Madison College Library, Room 332
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Career Conversation Series: Careers in Research @ Case Hall, James Madison College Library, Room 332

Have you ever considered a path in a research-oriented career? Join us for a dinner discussion with alumni who have built careers around a variety of professional experience in the field in a casual, informal setting.

Our guests include:

Eli Gaugush: Policy Advisor, Michigan House of Representatives

Chris Harkins: Director, Senate Fiscal Agency

Ceriena Khzouz: Research Associate, Anderson Economic Group

Karl Schneider: Research Assistant, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Jeff Williams: Former CEO, Public Sector Consultants

To keep our conversation personal, this session will be limited to a small number of students with spots filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Dinner provided to all.

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

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).

Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience @ Wells Hall, Room A120
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Troubleshooting Your Undergraduate Research Experience @ Wells Hall, Room A120

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.

Oct
24
Thu
Coffee Chats with Penn State Law @ 1855 Place, Starbucks Lobby
Oct 24 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Coffee Chats with Penn State Law @ 1855 Place, Starbucks Lobby | East Lansing | Michigan | United States

Considering Penn State Law? Join a member of the school’s admissions team for a discussion about Penn State’s offerings and your candidacy in a one-on-one, personal setting.

Interested candidates should reserve one of eight available spots online here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XubbpNNVkX2BaQN__-2_ORoOxCyKZIuRDQ55ENuXjlg/edit#gid=651015299

PLEASE NOTE: Registering for this event on Handshake does NOT book you a spot. Email JMC’s Career Consultant Karissa (kcp@msu.edu) with questions.

Oct
25
Fri
Japan Exchange and Teaching Program Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B-342
Oct 25 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

The Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program offers young professionals the opportunity to work in Japan as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) or Coordinators for International Relations (CIRs).

Since 1987, more than 67,000 JET Program participants from over 54 countries have lived and worked in cities, towns, and villages throughout Japan. Join JET and become part of this exclusive network of like-minded international enthusiasts!

To learn more, come and join a JET Program representative who will be visiting MSU on Friday, October 25th, for an information session!

Oct
28
Mon
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Strategic Research Communication @ Wells Hall, Room A226

What do you want people to know about your undergraduate research? Do you find it difficult to communicate aspects of your research or creative activity? Dr. John Besley (Advertising & Public Relations) will help you define your communication goals and reach your target audience.

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 an organization in D.C. 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, and more.

Housing, internship placements, professional development workshops, and on-site activities are included in the program fee. Visit the D.C. Study Away Internship web page for more information or to apply.