Friday, November 1, 2019

Attend the India Global Seminar info session on Monday, Nov. 4

Learn more about how you can design solutions to real sustainable development issues in India during May Session 2020 at an informational meeting on Monday, Nov. 4, noon-1 p.m., Blegen Hall, Room 155.

Visit the SIMULIA 3D Experience Simulation Reveal the World tour on Monday, Nov. 4

SIMULIA is bringing its "3D Experience Simulation on Wheels: Reveal the World" tour to the University of Minnesota on Monday, Nov. 4, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., TCF Bank Stadium parking lot.

Attend an Acara Challenge info session on Wednesday, Nov. 6 or Wednesday, Nov. 13

Learn more about the Acara Challenge, an annual spring semester impact venture competition to reward University of Minnesota students for creating solutions to social and environmental challenges at an upcoming information session on Wednesday, Nov. 6 or Wednesday, Nov. 13.

Register now to hear astronaut Robert Cabana on Wednesday, Nov. 6

Join the Bell Museum and the University Honors Program for an evening with Robert D. Cabana, former NASA astronaut and current director of NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The event is Wednesday, Nov. 6, 7 p.m., Bell Museum, St. Paul. Register now!

Attend a learn abroad info session and student panel on Thursday, Nov. 7

Learn from other students what it's like to travel and study abroad at the Student Experiences Abroad event on Thursday, Nov. 7, 5-7 p.m., Bruininks Hall.

Take your professor to lunch...for free!

Want to get to know your professors and classmates better? Take advantage of the Take Your Professor to Lunch program. The University will pick up the bill up to $11 per person when you and at least two other classmates take your professor to lunch. The program is sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Education.

Attend First-Gen College Celebration Week events Nov. 4-8

Join the University of Minnesota and colleges across the U.S. in celebrating the presence and experience of first-generation college students, faculty, and staff on campus during First-Generation College Celebration Week Nov. 4-8. Several events are planned around campus during the week.

Academic Advising 'Slice and Advice' is Monday, Nov. 11

CSE Academic Advising will offer "Slice and Advice" drop-in advising Monday, Nov. 11, 5-6:30 p.m., Pioneer Hall. Enjoy some food while getting advice from an academic advisor.

Get 'Concise Advice' at Career Center mini-workshops in November

The CSE Career Center Peer Assistants will offer "Concise Advice," a series of mini-workshops on career preparation and development this month in Lind Hall. The workshops will provide quick tips on a variety of topics for students who are short on time.

Enter the BizPitch contest by Monday, Nov. 11

Win up to $1,000 for the best new business idea in the 2019 BizPitch contest. Undergraduate students will compete in a 90-second contest to pitch their ideas to a panel of entrepreneurs and investors. Apply by Monday, Nov. 11.