FALL 2012 career development workshops
Preparing for a Career Fair: Resumes
Thurs., Sept. 13th, 217 Noyes, 6:30 pm
Whether you need advice about what to include in your resume, how to format your resume or need to start one for the first time, come learn how to develop a professional resume.
Student Conservation Association (SCA)
Wed., Sept 19th, 135 Burrill, 4:00-5:00 pm
A Student Conservation Association representative will explain the all-expenses paid conservation internships offered by The SCA. Come learn about the variety of nation-wide opportunities.
Preparing for a career fair: interviewing
Thurs., Sept. 20th , 223 Greg Hall, 5:00 pm
Being interviewed by a potential employer for the first time can be nerve-wracking. Attending this workshop will help you feel more at ease during any interview.
Preparing for graduate school in the life sciences
Tues., Sept. 25 and Wed., Sept. 26, 143 Career Center, 6:00 pm
Make sure you're ready for the graduate school application process, interviews, and life as a grad student!
Preparing for a Career Fair: How to Work a Career Fair
Thurs., Sept. 27th, 131 Animal Sciences, 5:30 pm
Come to this workshop to understand more about the format of a career fair and how to make the most of the experience.
Graduate and Professional School Fair
Wed., Oct. 3rd , Illini Union, 3:00-7:00 pm
ACES and Sciences Career Fair
Thurs., Oct. 4th , ARC, 1:00-5:30 pm
Undergraduate Research in IB
Thurs., Oct. 11th , 135 burrill, 4:00-5:00 pm
Fellow IB students will share their experiences doing undergraduate research and discuss the steps necessary to find a research position.
How to Become a Genetic Counselor
Thurs., Oct. 18th , 135 Burill, 4:00-5:00 pm
Learn about the career of genetic counseling and also hear about the path to get there.
Study Abroad for IB Students
Wed., Oct. 24th , 135 Burrill, 4:00-5:00 pm
Fellow IB students will share their Study Abroad experiences and how they relate to the IB major. We will also discuss the processes of applying and transferring credit.
How to Become a Science Teacher
Wed., Oct. 31st , 135 Burrill, 4:00-5:00 pm
The director of the Secondary Education program will be on hand to discuss the paths to becoming a science teacher.