Events

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 …

"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 …

CAS Career Fair Prep Workshop

February 4; 3:30 - 4:30 pm

So why should you go to the career fair? Because employers do want to hire College of Arts & Science students. Need some help explaining your unique skills and experiences to other people? Let us help you prepare for the Spring Career & Internship Fair …

"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 …

"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 …

"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 …