You are warmly invited to join representatives from the University of Oxford to learn more about the benefits of graduate study at Oxford, Oxford's 850+ fully funded scholarships, graduate life in the UK and how to apply. There will also be the opportunity for you to ask any questions you might have about studying at Oxford and life in the UK.
Graduate students exploring non-academic jobs will meet with ETS professionals who will describe the application and recruitment process and also with 3-4 Research & Development staff who will talk about job opportunities in R & D. Students are encouraged to visit the ETS Research website and careers site. Jobs in R & D fall under the following categories: Psychometrics/Educational Measurement/Data Analysis; Research & Development; and Test Development. Space is limited to 15 graduate students.
You landed the internship, now what? Learn tips and tools to take with you to your summer experience to help build your reputation, develop important skills and prepare for your future job search.
Are you interested in understanding what consulting is all about? Get an insider's look at consulting as you hear about the work of professionals currently working with Oliver Wyman and the process of the case interview.
Every student has strengths, accomplishments and areas of expertise. The key is being able to package and communicate in a way that positions you effectively for jobs in the U.S. Learn from the founder and owner of Princeton Public Speaking about his secrets for success, specifically for international students, in identifying and communicating your skills for the U.S. job market.
If you are applying to graduate schools in the fall, jumpstart the process this summer. Learn how to research programs and to prepare application materials.
Public speaking takes many forms - from lectures and job talks to introductions and elevator pitches - but long or short, academic or non-academic, every oral presentation must meet certain criteria if the speaker's message is to resonate. Good ideas that are poorly articulated will not command respect; sound arguments that are delivered haltingly will not prove persuasive.
Should you come out during or after the job interview? How do you evaluate a company to know if it is LGBTQA friendly? If you are involved with LHBTQA activities, do you list them on your resume? Join Career Services and LGBT Center staff to discuss issues related to coming out professionally. Lunch provided. Sponsored by the Office of Career Services and the LGBT Center.
Bring a laptop and a copy of your resume to this interactive session to learn how to create a LinkedIn account, develop a marketable profile, build upon your current resume, as well as how to network with professionals, employers, and alumni.
Are you considering entering Academia after graduate school? Learn more about the profession and where higher education is heading with MOOCS, adjuncts, funding, globalization, and changing student demographics that may impact your place of employment.