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This Week at SI-CDO - Monday, April 4, 2011

In This Edition:
Workshops/Programs
RSVP for Upcoming Events
Other Events on Campus
Did You Know?
Walk-in Hours for the Week

Workshops/Programs
What Can You Do With a MSI?
Career Exploration Series: Information Management

Tuesday, April 5
12:00-1:00 p.m.
3100 North Quad

In this session, a range of careers in Information Management will be introduced. This workshop will help you envision your career pathway and prepare for success: required skills and abilities, employment outlook, salaries, job outcomes, industry trends, testimonies and tips, and much more.

Silliman University Summer Opportunities - Philippines Information Session
Wednesday, April 6
11:30-12:30 p.m.
1270 North Quad

The SI CDO will host Virginia Rezmierski to talk about Silliman University and summer opportunities.

INTERNATIONAL SUMMER OPPORTUNITIES in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines

Silliman University is one of the best known and respected institutions of higher education in the Philippines. It is located in the southern Visayas, the central island cluster of the Philippines. Silliman University has a rich history as a Christian founded university. Taken over during WWII by the Japanese and used as a garrison, it also has deep history associated with that war.

Students who are selected to participate in these opportunities are eligible to apply for international internship funding through the SI Career Development Office.

If you plan to attend, please email Kelly Kowatch at kkowatch@umich.edu.

PEP Rally: Practical Engagement Program Information Session
Friday, April 8
12:00-1:00 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.

RSVP for Upcoming Events
Apr 12 K12 School Media Panel Session

Other Events on Campus
Hire Big 10 Plus|Virtual Career Fair
Tuesday, April 5 - Thursday, April 7

Students and Alumni are invited to attend the Virtual Career Fair, a unique virtual event that helps job seekers meet employers in an efficient, environmentally-conscious way.

Register at www.hirebig10.careereco.net

Did You Know?
The Student-Alumni Network (accessible via iTrack) has almost 200 SI alumni that students can reach out to get answers to questions about courses, internship and employment opportunities, interviewing tips, and resume questions?

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.

Monday, April 4 from Noon to 5
Wednesday, April 6 from 2 to 3
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 April 4, 2011 09:21 AM

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