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Winter 2020 Workshops & Info Sessions

Due to COVID-19 concerns, all workshops are cancelled for the rest of the Winter 2020 term.

Thank You, Next Steps
Jan. 14, 2020
Noon-1 p.m.
1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Seniors: Are you trying to figure out your plans for after graduation?
Not sure how to search for a full time job or fellowship?
Don't know which resources to use or how to get organized?
This is the workshop for you! Come for a workshop with the University Career Center on how to create plans for after graduation. We want to support you and provide you with all the resources you need for figuring out your next steps whether it is grad school, a gap year, or going onto the job market! Lunch will be provided. RSVP here >> 

"I didn't need to Study in High School..."

Jan. 27, 2020

4-5:30 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Homework in college isn't like it was in high school- what's up with that?! Believe it or not, studying is a skill that you need to learn... and most students actually don't know how. Come learn how to tackle all your assigned readings, discover different study strategies, and how you can excel on exams. RSVP here >>

Career Fair Prep

Jan. 31, 2020

3-4 p.m.

Maize & Blue Aud. (SAB)

Nervous about attending the job and internship fair next week?
Not sure how to prepare or what to bring?
Want to practice your elevator pitch and talking to employers?

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR YOU!

Join us in the Maize and Blue Auditorium as we go over everything you need to know to feel ready to have a positive and valuable experience at the Career Fair! All students are welcome to attend! RSVP here >>

Don't Delay! How to stop Procrastinating

Feb. 5, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Sometimes, procrastination is a lot more complicated than what people think. Explore reasons behind procrastination and the underlying thoughts and beliefs associated with this common behavior. Identify your own reasons for putting off tasks, learn and practice tools to create realistic goals and reduce procrastination to increase productivity. Presented by CAPS & Lunch will be provided! RSVP here >> 

Resume Lab

February 11, 2020

4-5 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Just getting started building a resume? Have a draft but not sure how to make it better? Want to learn about resources available to revise your resume? Wherever you’re at: that’s ok!

Get real time, personalized support by checking out the Resume Lab. It's designed as a drop-in hour, so come when you can during this time. It's a place for you to learn the basics to get your resume started and get feedback to take your resume from good to GREAT!

Chat with folks from the University Career Center to understand resume formatting, learn how to build great bullet points, and get feedback on your resume. RSVP here >>

What Do I Say? Demystifying Office Hours

February 21, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Every professor lists office hours on their syllabus... but what do you say?! Know you SHOULD attend office hours but aren't sure how to proceed? Come learn strategies for maximizing your resources and creating opportunities beyond just passing the class. Lunch will be provided. RSVP here >>

Do I even have a Credit Score? Your Personal Finance 

March 10, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Do you have a credit card? Should you have a credit card? Heard the term 'credit score'....but not sure what it means or how to get one? This workshop will cover the basics of a financial credit score, including the benefits and things to look out for. Lunch will be provided. RSVP here >> 

To Drop or Not to Drop? **CANCELLED**

March 13, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

The late drop deadline is one week away! Are you thinking about dropping a class but aren't sure if you should? Come talk with advisors about factors to consider when dropping a course, the how-tos, and policies around dropping courses. Lunch will be provided. RSVP here >>

Instagram Isn't Self-Care! **CANCELLED**

Mar. 19, 2020

3:30-4:30 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Everyone talks about 'self-care'- but what does that actually mean? Trust us, it's not sitting on a beach, in a warm bubble bath, or whatever else your peers are posting on Instagram. Come learn about what self-care is, how to it relates to your academics, and leave with some true strategies you can incorporate into your schedule. RSVP here >>

Your Pre-Health Journey **CANCELLED**

Mar. 27, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

Is calc required? Is it not? What about a gap year? How many patient hours do I really need? Come learn from pre-health advisors about what medical schools are looking for, what the application process is like... and how to avoid burnout. We recommend attending the Heath & Medical School Expo on 3/18 prior to this session. Lunch will be provided. RSVP here >>

 

You Belong Here **CANCELLED**

Apr. 9, 2020

Noon-1 p.m.

1122AH - CSP LRG CONF RM (1139AH)

The social-political climate can impact our ability to cope and challenge our well-being. Come join us for an interactive lunch workshop in an empowering and supportive environment as we connect to promote healing, developing coping strategies, and build community. RSVP here >>