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Welcome back for the Winter 2009 term!

The Advising Center will have WALK-IN ADVISING hours from Wednesday January 7 through Tuesday January 13
Come in without an appointment between 10am and 4pm!! Or call 764-0332 to make an appointment.

Also, look for upcoming deadlines in
Scholarships and Awards, and Internships, Job, and Leadership Opportunities

UPCOMING EVENTS: Multicultural Career Fair, Internship Fair, Michigan in Washington Poster Session

ONGOING EVENTS: Pre-Health Quick Questions, Visiting (Non-LSA) Advisors in Angell, Cross Campus Transfer information sessions



Organizational Studies Information Night
Thursday, January 8, 2009
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Dennison 130
Organizational Studies program faculty, staff, and students will discuss the curriculum requirements, pre-requisites for application and application process, and other opportunities offered in the OS program. Deadline for application is January 12, 2009!


School of Education M-Teach Information Night
Thursday, January 8
2302 School of Education Building
Learn more about the different certification options and the application process for SOE programs! http://www.soe.umich.edu/mteachinfo/index.html


Nursing Sophomore Transfer Information Session
Friday, January 9th (another one on Tuesday, January 20th)
Time and location given after RSVP
To provide prospective students with program, prerequisite & admission information, the School of Nursing Office of Student, Academic & Multicultural Services (OSAMS) regularly hosts Information Sessions.  Please complete this brief form to indicate the session you would like to attend.  Once the RSVP form is submitted, you will receive a confirmation e-mail with session information & directions to the School of Nursing.


Summer Jobs and Internships Abroad
Friday Jan 9
Michigan Union, Kuenzel Room
Are you interested in an internship ABROAD this summer?  The time to apply is now! To find out more, come to our panel presentation which will feature the following internship & work abroad programs:
CDS UM Summer Internships in Germany, Undergraduate Internships in France, Turkey, Morocco, Malaysia & Indonesia, UM Summer Undergraduate Fellowship in South Asia (India), IAESTE-Michigan (Paid engineering, science and architecture internships worldwide), CDS Schott Summer Internships in Germany, EMGIP Fellowship in Germany, AIESEC-Michigan (usually paid internships in business, development, teaching English worldwide), CDS Argentina Internship, CDS Spain Internships, BUNAC (Work in Ireland, France, Canada, Australia & New Zealand). Cosponsored by the Career Center and International Center.

Monday (next week)

Michigan in Washington Information Session
Monday, January 12
Eldersveld Rm (5670 Haven)
Michigan in Washington invites highly motivated students in any concentration who would like to study and work in the nation's capital to apply to the program.  This includes students in humanities, social science and science as well as undergraduate students from UM professional schools.  Applicants should have at least sophomore standing. The deadline for applications for MIW’s Fall Semester 2009 is FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 6. You will find an application at the following link. http://www.lsa.umich.edu/UMICH/MichInWash/Home/MIWappW09.pdf


Resume Review Nights
Monday 1/12, Tuesday 1/13, Thursday 1/14, and Friday 1/15
5-8pm (by appointment)
Sign up for a resume critique by calling The Career Center at 764-7460.  Choose between meeting with Career Center Staff or an employer -  your choice!  Participating employers include Capitol One, Deloitte, Google, Progressive, and Target Stores.


UMS Half-Price Student Ticket Sale
Monday January 12 (and Tuesday January 13)
At the beginning of each semester, UMS sets aside a certain number of tickets for each event that college students can purchase for 50% off in a special online sale! http://www.ums.org/students

Tuesday (next week)

The Global Scholars Program
Tuesday January 13
Michigan Union (Parker Room)
UofM’s 10th Michigan Learning Community! The Global Scholars Program announces it is taking applications for its first year as a living learning community. http://www.lsa.umich.edu/globalscholars


WinterFest - Student Recruitment Fair
Tuesday January 13th
Michigan Union (2nd Floor)
Winter student involvement fair hosted by Student Activities & Leadership with participants from hundreds of student organizations and University offices, departments, and units. Whether you want to "Get Involved" or connect with resources on-campus, WinterFest is an excellent opportunity to start the year off right. Performances, Food, Giveaways, and Prizes are an essential part of the evening!

Wednesday (next week)

Summer Study Abroad Fair
Wednesday January 14th
Michigan Union (Pendelton Room)
This Fair caters to those students interested in studying abroad during the spring or summer terms. The majority of the deadlines for these programs approached quickly after the start of the new term.


Multicultural Career Fair
Wednesday January 21
2pm - 6pm
Michigan Union
The Multicultural Career Fair is a great way to connect with employers right here on campus! Typically, 60-65 organizations and over 800 students participate in the Fair.

Internship Fair
Thursday January 22
12:00noon - 4:00 pm
Michigan Union
http://www.careercenter.umich.edu/events/fairsevents/internshipfair.htmlThe Internship Fair is a great way to connect with employers right here on campus! Typically, 30-40 organizations and 1000 students participate in the Fair.

Michigan in Washington Poster Session
Monday, January 26
Eldersveld Room (5670 Haven)
 Fall 2008 MIW students will present their research and answer quetsion about their experiences.


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.

Cross Campus Transfer (to LSA) Group Information Sessions
All Sessions are 4-5pm in G239 Angell

1/13/09 Tuesday
1/28/09 Wednesday
2/12/09 Thursday
2/16/09 Monday
3/4/09 Wednesday
3/19/09 Thursday
4/7/09 Tuesday
4/20/09 Monday
5/11/09 Monday
5/27/09 Wednesday

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 5, 2009 10:48 AM