January 30, 2009
Week of Feb 2, 2009
For those of your thinking ahead to Spring and Summer classes, there are more courses than ever being offered at UM!
You can preview the Spring/Summer time schedule now at http://www.lsa.umich.edu/lsa/newcourses
The Golden Apple Award nominations are officially open and nominations can be made by going to www.thegoldenappleaward.com.
Nominate your favorite professor! Nominations close on Sunday, February 15, at 5 p.m.
UPCOMING EVENTS: Not-For-Profit Career Expo, MPowered Career Fair, Peace Corps Application Workshop
ONGOING EVENTS: Pre-Health Quick Questions, Visiting (Non-LSA) Advisors in Angell, Cross Campus Transfer information sessions
THIS WEEK'S EVENTS
SYNC: Career/Academic Peer Advising
BBA Essay Session
International volunteering: What you should know before you go
Summer Academic Peer Advisor Information Session
BBA Essay Session
M-Teach Information Session
UROP Summer Fellowships Deadline
Not-For-Profit Career Expo
Tuesday Feb 10
For students thinking about going into non-profits, this Expo gives you a chance to explore career paths in not-for-profits, meet with employers to discuss internship and full-time positions, learn about volunteer opportunities, discuss ways to stay involved in community service throughout your career, and build networks to expand your job search efforts. Register for the event at the Career Center Website.
MPowered Career Fair (aka Small Company Career Fair)
Wed Feb 11
North Campus (Pierpont Commons, Duderstadt Center, Chrysler Center)
The MPowered Career Fair is your door to experience entrepreneurship. This annual fair is a great opportunity for students with diverse academic backgrounds to get jobs and internships with ambitious small companies and start-up firms. It aims to encourage Michigan companies to hire Michigan grads and to encourage Michigan grads to stay in the state. Register at http://mpowered.studentorgs.umich.edu/index.php?n=Fair.Students-StudentRegistration This is not only for engineers...many companies are looking for all majors!! A regularly updated company list (with degrees sought) can be viewed here: http://mpowered.studentorgs.umich.edu/index.php?n=Fair.Companies-List
Peace Corps Application Workshop
Friday Feb 13
Receive advice and assistance with filling out your Peace Corps application from U-M Peace Corps Office Staff
Pre-Health Quick Questions
David Brawn: Mondays 2–4pm (starting January 12th) in the Newnan Center library
Peggy Zitek: Thursdays 2-4pm (starting January 8th) in alcove #5 in the Science Learning Center (Rm 1720 Chem)
Visiting Advisors to the Newnan LSA Advising Center
Please call 764-0332 to schedule an appointment with one of these advisors in 1255 Angell Hall from Jan 19th-April 21st.
- Architecture: Wednesdays 1:30-4:30pm (Ann Schoen saschoen)
- Computer Science: select Mondays 2-4pm (Martin Strauss martinjs)
- Engineering: Tuesdays 8:30-11:30am (Gary DeGuzman gdeguzmn)
- Health Science Scholars: Tuesdays 1-4pm (Joyce Sutton jesut)
- Kinesiology: Wednesdays 1:30-4:30pm (Martha Reck mrreck)
- Music: select Tuesdays 1-3pm (Charles Garrett cgarr)
- Pharmacy: select Mondays 8:30-11:30am (Valener Perry vlperry)
- Public Policy: Wednesdays 10am-12pm (Beth Soboleski bsobo)
Cross Campus Transfer (to LSA) Group Information Sessions
All Sessions are 4-5pm in G239 Angell
Considering transferring to LSA? Come to this information session to find out about degree and transfer requirements. This session is a mandatory part of the cross-campus transfer process. Once you've attended you can make an appointment with an LSA advisor to discuss your individual situation and complete the transfer paperwork if you are eligible to transfer.
Posted by yunecs at January 30, 2009 02:54 PM