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In this issue:
Hold the Date: Graduate Career Week
Workshops for Graduate Students
Career Panels at Macdonald Campus
Backpack to Briefcase 2008
PhD Support Group
Counselling Services Workshops
Workshop: Learning to Teach
Looking for a job? McGill Tutorial Services
Second Annual World Health Organization Simulation (McWHO)
Graduate Career Week is fast approaching. We are always looking for volunteers to help on the day of, orienting speakers and students, moderating panels, and recruiting career professionals. If anyone is interested in helping out in any way please email Susan Molnar.
Keep your calendars free for the following events:
You also might want to take advantage of the following events to help you prepare for Graduate Career Week:
Come meet our CV Dr. and heal your CV for Grad Career Week!
If you attend only one CAPS workshop this year, be sure to come to this one: Job Search Strategies, key Interview Tips and how to make the most of the Networking events during Grad Career Week will be covered in this intensive 90 minute session.
Never schmoozed? An effective job search involves meeting the people you want to work with. This workshop will highlight the unique opportunities and constraints that face graduate students seeking to build relationships in their target professional area.
This workshop will show you how to market your graduate experience to employers beyond the university and to craft a C.V. that will get their attention. This session emphasizes C.V.'s as an active element of your job search, the importance of targeting, and the effective presentation of transferable skills.
A highly interactive workshop that covers what to do before, during and after a non-academic interview.
Wondering what career path is right for you, but don't know what you have to offer? In this highly interactive workshop you will explore your interests, skills, and values. Participants are REQUIRED to bring their CV to this event.
Come meet representatives from the following companies talk about career opportunities at their organization: Cargill Limited, Pride Seeds, Shur-Grain, La Coop fédérée.
Come meet representatives from the following companies talk about career opportunities at their organization: Miracle Farms, Clubs Conseils en Agroenviroment, SUCO, Fédération des caisses Desjardins du Québec.
Come meet representatives from the following companies talk about career opportunities at their organization: Clubs Conseils en Agroenviroment, SUCO, Les consultants Yves choiniere, Matrix Solutions, Ecofor Consulting.
Design: Owen Ripley