Are you looking for career path possibilities or searching for job opportunities?
On April 6, 2016, we will be hosting our annual “Career Paths for Graduate Students” seminar. Employers will cover all disciplines. Please RSVP to reserve your spot! Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about career possibilities and to network with employers of their interest.
DATE: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
TIME: 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM
LOCATION: University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Campus, Skylight Room (3rd floor in Commons Building)
ATTIRE: Business casual.
RECOMMENDED MATERIALS TO BRING: Resume, Curriculum Vitae, Business Cards
4:00—Employers arrive (gather plates of food, settle in at tables)
4:00 p.m.—Students arrive, register and start dinner
4:30-4:35-(General welcome by Renetta G. Tull, Ph.D., Associate Vice Provost for Graduate Student Development & Postdoctoral Affairs )
- Renetta introduces Jill Barr
4:35: Special Remarks: K. Jill Barr, J.D., Sr. Assistant Dean, The Graduate School at UMBC
- Jill invites Christine to podium
4:45 –Special Remarks: Christine Routzahn, Director, UMBC Career Center
- Christine invites Diane to podium
4:50—Facilitator: Diane Crump-Fogle, Associate Director, UMBC Career Center
- Brief overview of Graduate Student Resources
- Overview of program format (speed networking)
- Employer Introductions
5:00–Round Table rotations begin
5:15-Switch (Round 2)
5:30-Switch (Round 2)
5:45 p.m.—Q and A and Thanks to employers
5:45-6:00 p.m.—Informal networking
Please RSVP on the myUMBC page at: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/35772.
Attendees not affiliated with UMBC:
Please indicate your interest in the comments section below.
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