Events

Spring Semester Classes Begin

January 25

STEM, Policy, and Technical Internships and Fellowships (virtual career fair)

January 26; 12 - 3 pm

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is hosting a virtual career fair to highlight the variety of paid internships, fellowships and research opportunities available within our Research Participation Programs …

"A New Dawn for Study Abroad: Planning for International Travel in the Near Future"

January 26; 2 - 3 pm

Education Abroad advisors answer your questions about study and travel abroad in the 'new normal' of the COVID era. All are welcome …

"Coping During COVID"

January 26; 3 - 4 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will review coping skills and reflect on how to manage living during the COVID 19 pandemic and moving forward. All at Miami are welcome to register and watch …

Ernst & Young Office Hours

January 27; 10 am - 2 pm

Chat one-on-one with the EY Campus Recruiter. This time can be spent talking about the organization, career opportunities available to you, as well as what qualifications and skills the company typically looks for in interns …

Basic Interviewing Skills Workshop (virtual)

January 27; 12 - 1 pm

Learn the fundamental tools to prepare for any interview, including guidelines for professional dress and preparing responses for traditional and behavioral-based interview questions …

ScribeAmerica Information Session

January 27; 5 - 6 pm

Interested in a career in healthcare but unsure how to get experience? Join us for a presentation and Q&A about becoming a medical scribe with ScribeAmerica. You'll learn about an opportunity to work side by side with board-certified physicians while helping them provide better patient care …

"A Day in the Life of an AmeriCorps Member"

January 28; 4 - 5 pm

Join our virtual event where you can learn more about Habitat AmeriCorps service opportunities, benefits to service, and how to apply …

Resume & Behavioral Interviewing Prep

January 28; 5 - 6 pm

Join the Campus Recruiting team from BNP Paribas to learn firsthand about insider tips for perfecting your resume and mastering the interview process with a Q&A session after the informational presentation. This session will be held virtually via Webex Events and is open to all undergraduate students of any major …

"Dog Therapy" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 1; 2 - 3 pm

Join Mary O'Leary, the Student Counseling Service (SCS) lead therapy dog handler, and SCS staff who will be showing you live video of their pets. Get to know our pets, ask questions, and learn about how pets provide significant boosts to our moods …

Campus Care Mental Health Conversations

February 2; 1 - 2 pm

Campus Care is a service for students who want to consult with a Student Counseling Service trained mental health professional in a less formal and more convenient setting than a counseling appointment. Campus Care is a "drop-in" service. No appointment is necessary and there is no fee …

Gilman Scholarship Information Session

February 4; 12 pm

The Gilman Scholarship provides up to $5000 to help students with high financial need participate in study abroad programs. Join Global Initiatives at this virtual information session to learn more about this scholarship opportunity and the application process …

"Shame & Vulnerability" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 5; 1:30 - 2:30 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will introduce shame as a human emotion, investigate the ways that we cope with it, and how we can combat the negative feelings through connection and vulnerability …

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session

February 9; 12 pm

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides funding for recent graduates, graduate students, and young professionals to spend a year abroad pursuing graduate studies, conducting independent research, or teaching English. Rising and graduating seniors, graduate students, and Miami alumni are invited to attend an information session to learn more about Fulbright opportunities and the application process for the 2022-2023 application cycle …

"Self-Care in Times of Stress: Reading, Discussion, & Activity Group"

February 10; 2:50 - 4:10 pm

Join colleagues on three Wednesdays in February and March to discuss readings on topics such as the impacts of stress, the importance of self-care, the benefits of various self-care practices, and other topics of interest to the group …

Ernst & Young Office Connects

February 12; 12 - 2 pm

Ready to get a sneak peak into the different EY offices? Hear from our professionals about why they love their city and EY office. We will have professionals from Chicago, Cincinnati, New York, Columbus, Cleveland and many more …

"Choose to Snooze" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 12; 1 - 2 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop is for students who struggle with sleep issues related to stress, anxiety, or other mental health-related problems. Students will learn more about sleep in general as well as ways to improve sleep quality & hygiene …

"Career Fair Backstage Access #1": First Year & First Time Friendly Attendees

February 16; 3:30 -4:30 pm

Join us for a backstage look at our virtual career fairs for first year students and first time attendees. Students will learn how to prepare and navigate the career cluster career fairs. Students can also register for the fair and attend an orientation to the virtual fair platform and meet with an employer to hear what they look for in candidates …

Wellness Day (no classes)

February 17

"Cultivating Self Compassion" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 17; 1 - 2 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will cover the basics of self-compassion and ideas on how to put it into practice to foster self care …

STEM, Policy, and Technical Internship and Fellowship Opportunities

February 17; 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 …

"Taking on Perfectionism" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

February 23; 2 - 3 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will identify warning signs and common behaviors of perfectionism, as well as ways to manage it …