Friday, October 16, 2020

Employers host virtual information sessions this week

Employers Danaher-Beckman Diagnostics, Texas Instruments, and Itron will host virtual career information sessions for CSE students this week.

Madrid study abroad virtual information session is Tuesday, Oct. 20

Spend a semester abroad in Madrid! Join the CSE International Programs staff and guests from the Universidad Pontificia Comillas on Tuesday, Oct. 20 for a virtual information session to hear more about a semester in Madrid at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas.

Attend the CSE Virtual Student Organization Fair on Friday, Oct. 23

Learn more about CSE student groups and which ones you might like to join at the CSE Virtual Student Organization Fair on Friday, Oct. 23, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Drop-in as you can. More than 20 science and engineering student groups will be represented.

Explore majors during the 'Fall Into Your Major' virtual workshops Oct. 26-30

Join the Center for Academic Planning and Excellence for a week of virtual events designed to help students explore majors at the University of Minnesota. Workshops are scheduled for various times Monday, Oct. 26-Friday, Oct 30, in Zoom rooms. Some sessions require pre-registration, so sign up early.

Attend the Women Innovators Conference online Monday, Nov. 16

The Women Innovators Conference is a professional development summit designed to inspire female innovators to connect the dots between their ideas and achieving positive, significant impact. The conference is scheduled online for Monday, Nov. 16, 1-3:15 p.m. The event is free. Register now!

Enter the BizPitch contest by Friday, Nov. 13

Win up to $1,000 for the best new business idea in the 2020 BizPitch contest. Undergraduate students will compete in a 90-second contest to pitch their ideas to a panel of entrepreneurs and investors. Apply by Friday, Nov. 13. BizPitch is Wednesday, Dec. 2.

Register for 'Navigating Your Identity: Disability in the Workplace' panel and webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 28

The University of Minnesota Alumni Association (UMAA) will host the webinar "Navigating Your Identity: Disability in the Workplace," a panel discussion with University of Minnesota alumni, on Wednesday, Oct. 28 at noon. The discussion will address questions about how to navigate aspects of identity in the workplace.

Attend the Graduate School Diversity Conference and Graduate Fair on Tuesday, Nov. 17

The University of Minnesota Graduate School will host "Explore the Possibilities," the first systemwide diversity virtual conference and fair on Tuesday, Nov. 17. The conference is 10 a.m.-2 p.m, and the graduate fair is 2-4 p.m. This virtual conference and graduate fair offers current University of Minnesota undergraduate students with an opportunity to explore the possibilities of what a graduate education can provide for their future academic and career goals. Attendees must register in advance.