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This Week at SI-CDO - Monday, February 21, 2011

In this Edition
Workshops/Programs
ASB Events
Did You Know?
Walk-in Hours for the Week

Workshops/Programs
PEP Rally: Practical Engagement Program Information Session
Tuesday, February 22
4:00-5:00 p.m.
2245 North Quad

All first year students are REQUIRED to attend a Practical Engagement Program (PEP) information session if you intend on receiving academic credit for a Summer or Fall internship. Learn how to obtain your 8 PEP credits (required to graduate). Find out about the Practical Engagement Program requirements, registration process, including the CPT process for international students, in order to be eligible to receive academic credit for your upcoming internships.

The Art of Negotiation
Thursday, February 17
11:30-1:00 p.m.
1255 North Quad

Come to this great workshop and learn the do’s and don’ts of the job offer negotiation process. Tips for how to most effectively negotiate your salary — and other benefits — will be presented.

ASB Events
Pre-Departure Meetings
All students who are participating in the 2011 School of Information Alternative Spring Break Program are required to attend their city session.

Detroit/Make-up Session
Monday, February 21
12:00-1:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Washington D.C.
Tuesday, February 22
11:30-1:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

Chicago
Wednesday, February 23
11:30-1:00 p.m.
2255 North Quad

New York
Thursday, February 24
11:30-1:00 p.m.
1255 North Quad

Did You Know?
Did you know that spring break is a prime time to develop useful networking contacts? Set up informational interviews with people who work in your desired career area to gain valuable job search knowledge.

Walk-in Hours for the Week
If you have general career development questions, need assistance with your part-time job search, or would like your resume reviewed, you can make an appointment with Emily Bowman by emailing her at embow@umich.edu. Students who schedule appointments will be given first priority but walk-ins are welcome.

Monday, February 21 from Noon to 5
Wednesday, February 23 from 3 to 5
3360 North Quad

Walk-in appointments are meant to answer your quick 10-minutes or less questions. If you need a longer counseling session, please make an appointment by emailing si.careers@umich.edu.

Posted by shamille at February 21, 2011 10:02 AM

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