Events

"How to Make the Most of Your Student Organization Experience"

April 19; 12 - 1 pm

Take advantage of your time in your student organization! Find out how to involve those in your organization who wish to lead quietly. Explore non-positional leadership, and how to capitalize on your experience in organizations …

Fall 2021 Info Session for International Students

April 20; 8 am

International Students and Scholar Services staff will present relevant info for international students continuing on campus, returning to campus or starting at Miami for Fall 2021. Topics will include: enrollment requirements, health concerns, and travel considerations …

Campus Care Mental Health Conversations

April 20; 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 …

Undergraduate Research Forum

April 21; 9 am - 5:30 pm

Celebrate the accomplishments of our undergraduate students and their faculty and grad student mentors. During these sessions, over 400 students will tell their research stories about projects conducted as part of a class, an independent study, a community project, service-learning projects, creative projects, experiential learning, etc …

"Elevate Your Virtual Networking Skills"

April 21; 12 - 1 pm

Tired of not being able to connect through a screen? It's time to elevate your virtual networking skills. Join the Career Center as we share tips on how to boost your online networking presence …

"Internship/Job Searching Made Easy"

April 21; 1 - 2 pm

If you're having difficulties finding opportunities that match your interests and skillset, you may be going about it the wrong way. In this session we will give you a new perspective on how to you plan your search and resources to encourage your efforts …

2021 Grads: "Standing Out in a Recovering Workforce"

April 21; 1:30 - 2:30 pm

If you just graduated, or are about to graduate, congratulations! As you are working to stand out in your job search, LaSalle Network can help. Join the first event of our 4-part series to help 2021 graduates like yourself prepare for a successful job search, while adjusting to and finding success in a drastically different jobs market than in prior years …

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session

April 22; 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 …

"Winning with Words - Resume Refresh"

April 22; 2 - 3 pm

oin Nestlé USA's Campus Recruiting team for a virtual workshop focused on reviewing the key components of creating a successful resume. Learn how to elevate and bring your experiences to life …

"Focus in an Unfocused World" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

April 23; 10 - 11 am

This Student Counseling Service workshop will will teach techniques to help students remain focused and motivated when they're finding it difficult to stay on task …

"Starbucks in San Francisco: A Virtual Career Trek"

April 27; 1:30 - 2:30 pm

Take a virtual trip outside of Ohio to explore a cool organization located in an exciting city, all in an hour. Meet Miami alumni and other staff who work for Starbucks. Hear about their careers, the organization, and possible opportunities for you, plus a look at what it is like to live in San Francisco …

"NASA in Washington, DC: A Virtual Career Trek"

April 27; 3 - 4 pm

You don't have to become an astronaut to work for NASA. Take a virtual trip outside of Ohio to explore a cool organization headquartered in an exciting city, all in an hour. Did you know NASA hires all majors? Meet Miami alumni and other staff who work for NASA …

Basic Interviewing Skills Workshop (virtual)

April 27; 5 - 6 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 …

"Negotiating Your Salary"

April 28; 12 - 1 pm

Learn how to research your target salary, highlight your accomplishments and find the right words — and the confidence — to negotiate for better benefits and pay. This Start Smart workshop is specifically designed to teach you how to negotiate salaries for a new job. You will gain confidence in your negotiation style through facilitated discussion and role-play …

"The Mindful Academic" Virtual Mental Health Workshop

April 30; 2 - 3 pm

This Student Counseling Service workshop will address how to engage in mindfulness to manage academic stress towards the end of the semester. A variety of mindfulness techniques will be covered …

Classes End

May 6

Internships for Creatives/Publishing Symposium

May 6; 4 pm

Meet with Miami seniors and alumni who have landed internships that used their English degrees. How did they find their internships? What got them the interview and the position? What would they have done differently? Come find wuy …

Wellness Day (no classes)

May 7

Talk w/ Editors & Agents/Publishing Symposium

May 7; 4 pm

Join us for a panel discussion about what editors and agents are seeking with new writers and also how they got started in the publishing industry. Bonus: We'll also hear from the author of the book, Before and After the Book Deal

Study Days

May 8-9

Final Exams

May 10-15

May Commencement

May 15