Events

Education Abroad Student Panel

October 26; 4 - 5 pm

Join us on Instagram Live to ask students all your questions about studying abroad …

"Virtual Internships - What Are They Really Like?"

October 26; 4:30 - 5:30 pm

Students who have participated in virtual internships share their experience and offer advice. Open to all majors, all career clusters, and all years …

"Coping with COVID" Virtual Workshop

October 27; 2 - 2:30 pm

This workshop will focus on how to cope during COVID-19 …

Medical Scribe Opportunities (virtual info session)

October 27; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Scribes are needed through this COVID-19 outbreak. Learn more about becoming a medical scribe at one of our virtual information sessions …

"Data Analytics Awareness Microcredential: Code Demystified"

October 27; 5 - 8 pm

Every industry is being revolutionized by data and the use of code to manipulate that data to make better business decisions. Whether you are an active coder or the end user of a product developed by coders, code and its output impacts the lives of each and every one of us. Join us as we demystify coding and bring to life how coding is used to solve problems in every workplace …

"Investing in You! How to Get Hired in a Virtual World"

October 27; 7 - 8 pm

Come join leaders from Target as we host an interactive workshop that will help you impress the hiring manager. Workshop will include: "How to Build an Effective Resume", "How to Professionally Network", "Virtual Interview Tips & Tricks", "How to Answer Behavioral-Based Interview Questions" …

Alumni Speaker: Sydney Chuen

October 28; 6 - 7:30 pm

Sydney Chuen graduated from Miami University in May 2020 with majors in International Studies, French, and Global Intercultural Studies and with minors in Arabic and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. During her time at Miami, she studied and traveled to several different countries, including France, Morocco, the Netherlands, Thailand, and Oman. Currently, she works remotely for The Fund for Global Human Rights. …

"Considering Law School?" Alumni & Student Networking Event

October 28; 10:30 - 11:30 am

Students who have participated in virtual internships share their experience and offer advice. Open to all majors, all career clusters, and all years …

"Grad School & Gap Year Planning Down to a Science"

October 28; 4 - 5 pm

Not sure how to plan for graduate school and/or a gap year as a science student? Come hear from a Career Advisor and a Miami alum to learn about all the steps, tips, and timelines. By the end of this workshop, you'll have grad school and gap year planning down to a science …

"Fair Fighting" Virtual Workshop

October 28; 2 - 2:30 pm

This workshop will help attendees understand the barriers to healthy conflict and provide tools for effective communication. The goal is to better equip attendees to engage in "fair fighting," which is a structured method for handling conflict with others, and address how this impacts relationships …

"The Path to Research in the Humanities"

October 28; 5 pm

Each year the Humanities Center offers a talk to undergraduate humanities majors interested in research. Whether these students are coming with research projects in mind, or are simply curious about how academic research works, The Path to Research in the Humanities will introduce students to the benefits and purpose of research in the humanities and connect students with resources to get their projects started. …

U.S. Department of Energy Internship Virtual Career Fair

October 29; 11 am - 3 pm

Are you an undergraduate or recent graduate looking for an internship opportunity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM)? Join us for the Department of Energy, Office of Science, Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists Virtual Career Fair and discover opportunities to participate in the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program and the Community College Internships (CCI) program at several participating labs/facilities. You can interact with recruiters, scientists, and researchers; explore information about each laboratory; and learn about the SULI and CCI experiences …

PetSmart General Internship & Career Fair

October 29; 1 - 3 pm

This virtual career fair is for anyone interested in an internship position at PetSmart (must be a sophomore, junior, or senior working towards a 4-year degree …

"Undergraduate Research in the Humanities…Getting Started"

October 30; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Pepper Stetler from the Miami Humanities Center will talk about getting started in undergraduate research in the humanities in this Office of Research for Undergraduates Q&A session …

Spotlight on Study Away

November 2; 4 pm

Join the Office of Education Abroad to explore experiential learning opportunities all around the United States—from Hollywood to New York City …

"Data Analytics Awareness Microcredential: The Art and Science of Storytelling"

November 3; 5 - 8 pm

Communicating effectively with data is a skill imperative to master for influence in today's business climate. It is through data stories that organizational change happens. To begin, it’s imperative to know the problem you are trying to solve. Knowing the question to be answered helps you interpret the results, and know what type of data you need to collect to solve the problem …

"Taking on Perfectionism" Virtual Workshop

November 4; 3 - 3:30 pm

This workshop will help attendees recognize signs of perfectionism, and how it can be both helpful and unhelpful. Attendees will learn strategies to address unhelpful perfectionism …

Ball Aerospace Summer 2021 Intern Program (virtual meet and greet)

November 4; 4 - 5:30 pm

Join us virtually to learn more about the Ball Aerospace Summer 2021 Intern Program. Register for one of our upcoming Information Meet and Greet Panels, where you will hear all about the company and the program from a diverse panel of current employees. You will have the opportunity to ask questions and discover why Ball Aerospace is an amazing place to start your career …

"Ask the Recruiter: How to Ace Your Next Video Interview!"

November 5; 6 - 7 pm

We all have to interview for a job or internship at some point and let's be honest, we all get nervous! Video interviews are increasingly becoming more common in the hiring process. Whether you have an interview scheduled or you're currently on the hunt for your next opportunity, I want to help you prepare! I'll be sharing some of my video interviewing tips & I'd also love to answer your questions …

"Mindfulness & Your Senses" Virtual Workshop

November 9; 3:30 - 4 pm

Our mind tends to wander and then we have to redirect and focus our attention; this is referred to as mindfulness. This workshop will discuss mindfulness and its benefits, and share different ways to engage in practice using your senses …

Basic Interviewing Skills Workshop

November 9; 5 - 6 pm

Learn about the Center for Career Exploration & Success, basic interviewing techniques, on-campus interviewing and important dates and programs. Before registering for a mock interview session or on-campus interview with an employer, you must attend one Basic Interviewing workshop …

GLG/GEO/IES Alumni Networking Event

November 9; 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Join the Department of Geology & Environmental Science, the Department of Geography, the Institute for the Environment & Sustainability, and the Center for Career Exploration & Success for an alumni networking event to learn from and engage with 9 Miami alumni from these industry areas through a virtual panel and virtual breakout sessions …

"Disciplinary Approaches to Research" (faculty & student panel)

November 10; 4 - 5 pm

Curious about the research being conducted in your major? This panel series will explore research questions and approaches across disciplines from both the faculty and student perspective. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions about ongoing research …

"Digital Wellness" Workshop

November 10; 5 - 6 pm

Smartphone and social media use (and overuse) is a way of life these days. Why are we hooked, what is the impact, and how can we unplug to find balance? This workshop teaches techniques for building a healthy relationship with technology …

"Data Analytics Awareness Microcredential: Analytics in Action"

November 10; 5 - 8 pm

Join us for an on-site visit to one of the Center for Analytics and Data Science Corporate Sponsor’s headquarters. We will hear from data scientists as they walk us through data analytics projects. This session will bring to life how problem framing, coding, and storytelling come together to drive data based decision making …

"Going Global": Scholarships and Fellowships for Study, Research, and Teaching Abroad

November 17; 5 pm

Join Global Initiatives for this International Education Week event to learn more about scholarship and fellowship opportunities to fund undergraduate study abroad, research, graduate study, or teaching abroad. This session will include information on Gilman, Boren, CLS, Fulbright, Rangel, Pickering, and more …

"Working through Unexpected Grief" Virtual Workshop

November 18; 1:30 - 2 pm

This workshop will discuss how grief can occur in unexpected ways and how to work through, especially while at school …

STEM, Policy, and Technical Internship and Fellowship Opportunities

November 18; 2 -3 pm

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) connects the most talented and diverse college students, recent graduates, postdocs, and faculty to programs closely aligned with the interests of a variety of research facilities, including those managed for the U.S. Department of Energy and more than a dozen other federal agencies. These internship and fellowship programs are key to the recruitment and preparation of the next generation of our nation's scientific workforce …

Fall Classes End

November 20