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Dec
5
Thu
International Internship Info Session @ International Center, Room 201
Dec 5 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
International Internship Info Session @ International Center, Room 201

Learn how you can go abroad while gaining internship experience and earning academic credit.  See below for program links.   Programs include housing, orientation, internship placement, and more. Highlighted internship locations include Argentina, Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Ireland, South Africa, Spain & the United Kingdom.  The application deadline for summer 2020 programs is February 1.  For more information on a particular program, visit the following program web pages:

Jan
8
Wed
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall
Jan 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall

Devin assists the Excel Network as a Career Peer Intern to the CAL student-body by improving resumes and cover letters to help prepare students for internships, job selection, study abroad programs and other opportunities. To schedule a resume and cover letter review appointment with him, follow the steps listed below.

Step 1: visit msu.joinhandshake.com

Step 2: Click on “Career Center,” Then Appointments

Step 3: Select “Schedule New Appointment”

Step 4: Click on “College of Arts & Letters”

Step 5: Select Devin or Maggie

Jan
9
Thu
Puerto Rico Study Away Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B443
Jan 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Puerto Rico Study Away Info Session @ Wells Hall, Room B443

Interested in learning about the Language & Culture in Puerto Rico study away program? Then stop by to learn more about the program with Irma Bartolo, the program coordinator, at an info session on Thursday, January 9th at  12-1 pm and Wednesday, January 15th at 5-6 pm. Both info sessions will be held in Wells Hall, room B443

Language & Culture in Puerto Rico is a study away program designed for students who have completed SPN 202 or its equivalent.  During this program, students will spend three weeks in San Juan, Puerto Rico, living in residence halls, taking classes, and experiencing life in “La Isla del Encanto.” Students will participate in a number of excursions to places like El Yunque rainforest, Piñones Beach, Guavate, Cayey (pork highway), Charcol Azul (natural swimming pool), and a bioluminescent bay kayaking tour. Come join us for an exciting learning experience in Puerto Rico!

Film in Britain Info Session @ Wells Hall, room C607
Jan 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Film in Britain Info Session @ Wells Hall, room C607

Film in Britain offers students the opportunity to study film history and film production in two of Europe’s most vibrant cities, London and Edinburgh.

This six-week program, led by Drs. Bill Vincent and Swarnavel Pillai, will combine the academic study of film, film production, and exposure to London and Edinburgh as cinematic cities. The production component will allow students to study screenwriting and/or film directing.

Filming will take place in some of the most cinematically attractive locations in both London and Edinburgh, incorporating famous landmarks like the London Eye, Brighton Beach Pier, the Hill Garden and Pergola, and more. Students will screen films at the British Film Institute, with classroom visits from world famous filmmakers and theorists.

Contact: Bill Vincent | vincentw@msu.edu

Jan
10
Fri
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall
Jan 10 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall

Devin assists the Excel Network as a Career Peer Intern to the CAL student-body by improving resumes and cover letters to help prepare students for internships, job selection, study abroad programs and other opportunities. To schedule a resume and cover letter review appointment with him, follow the steps listed below.

Step 1: visit msu.joinhandshake.com

Step 2: Click on “Career Center,” Then Appointments

Step 3: Select “Schedule New Appointment”

Step 4: Click on “College of Arts & Letters”

Step 5: Select Devin or Maggie

 

 

Jan
14
Tue
Study Away in Hawaii Info Session @ Berkey Hall, Room 210A
Jan 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Study Away in Hawaii Info Session @ Berkey Hall, Room 210A

Interested in studying abroad in Hawaii? Then come to Berkey Hall on January 14th for an info session for Michigan State University’s Study Away Program in Hawaii.

This program combines field and classroom experience in a culturally rich setting which provides students with an opportunity to expand their worldview without leaving the U.S. This program is designed for all undergraduate students in all majors. The multi-ethnic nature of the Hawaiian community encourages interaction with others from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds and enhances the academic and internship experiences.

The program offers an academic focus on Hawaii culture, tourism and other social issues and includes class meetings with University of Hawaii professor and students, field experiences and community service work. Note that students can fulfill an upper-level IAH, among other course options, as part of the program.

Unpacking Your International Experiences @ Minskoff Pavillion Room M216, Broad College of Business
Jan 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Unpacking Your International Experiences @ Minskoff Pavillion Room M216, Broad College of Business

Wondering how to talk about your study abroad or international experience to employers? We will help you explain your international experiences so that they are meaningful to employers and graduate schools. We’ll discuss all the ways you can share your international experiences on your resume, and how to talk about them in interviews.

You’ll hear stories from students in Spartans Abroad Global Ambassadors (SAGA – study abroad student group), International Student Association (ISA), and Career Peers (Career Services student employees), and they will share how they have highlighted their international experiences in interviews and on job applications.

Students that have studied abroad, international students, or students that have spent time abroad, may benefit from this program.

Jan
15
Wed
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall
Jan 15 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Resume & Cover Letter Review/Editing @ 200 Linton Hall

Devin assists the Excel Network as a Career Peer Intern to the CAL student-body by improving resumes and cover letters to help prepare students for internships, job selection, study abroad programs and other opportunities. To schedule a resume and cover letter review appointment with him, follow the steps listed below.

Step 1: visit msu.joinhandshake.com

Step 2: Click on “Career Center,” Then Appointments

Step 3: Select “Schedule New Appointment”

Step 4: Click on “College of Arts & Letters”

Step 5: Select Devin or Maggie

Freshman Career Expo @ Student Services Building, Room 113
Jan 15 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Freshman Career Expo @ Student Services Building, Room 113

The Freshman Class Council and Career Services Network presents an afternoon of career-related opportunities for all MSU freshmen and all grade levels! Activities include resume help station, on-campus job table, LinkedIn photo booth, and much more! Food and drinks will also be provided. Open to students in all grade levels and in all majors!

Employer Panel: Career Exposure @ Student Services Building, Room 110
Jan 15 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Employer Panel: Career Exposure @ Student Services Building, Room 110

All students are encouraged to attend this unique opportunity to hear from recruiting employers about what their companies, industries and what they look for in college student applicants. The employer panel will include reps from: State of Michigan department of Health & Human Services; Auto-Owners IT department; MSU Federal Credit Union, and BDO (the 5th largest accounting network in the world.) Employer Panel location: The Leadership Suite on the first floor of the Student Services Building

In addition to great work insights and tips from the employers, all students will also get to participate in the Career Expo held next door in the Career Services office. The Expo includes a LinkedIn Photo Booth, an Excape Room, drop-in career advising, raffle prizes, food and drinks and more! Details are at https://msu.joinhandshake.com/events/418142 .