Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Welcome!

Graduate Students - Congratulations!

We hope you are settling in! Copies of University-wide Orientation presentations may be found here. A listing of university resources can be found under Programs and Services.


Highlights - Events and Opportunities


Jan 26, 2015

Negotiating a Job Offer:Workshop

4:30pm

Learn what you can and can't negotiate when evaluating a job offer. Discuss how to approach salary negotiation and what strategies to use when approaching your potential employer for other amenities.

The Career & Professional Development Center

Jan 27, 2015

Conducting Productive and Engaging Discussions

1:00–3:00pm

Peter/Wright Room, CUC

How can you facilitate students' participation and learning in discussions? In this seminar, you will learn about the factors that influence student learning during discussions as well as strategies for both facilitating effective discussions and addressing common challenges associated with student participation.
Eberly Center

The Art of the Pitch: An Interactive Job Fair Workshop

4:30pm

Not sure what to expect at a job fair? Searching for ways to stand out from the crowd? The first 30 seconds speaking with a recruiter is the most vital part of networking at a job fair and landing the job or internship you seek . Get tips on how to navigate a job fair--learn how to introduce yourself to employers, what to say, how to dress, and much more. Walk away from the next job fair with confidence!  Bring your 30-second commercial/elevator pitch to deliver in this interactive workshop and we’ll help you make an impactful first impression.

The Career & Professional Development Center

Jan 28, 2015

Job Search for International Students

9:30am-12:30pm

The Career & Professional Development Center

Jan 29, 2015

Network Lunch

Noon-1pm

Students of Color Ph.D. Network

Blogging Club

6pm

Public Communication for Researchers

Internship Showcase

TBD

Connect with other students to learn what a great internship experience can do for your job search.  30 CMU students will be on hand to discuss their personal internship experiences with top companies as well as many startups and smaller organizations. Open to students from all majors.

The Career & Professional Development Center

Jan 30, 2015

Boost - Online Networking and Career Event

11am-12:30pm

An online networking event featuring CMU Alumni currently working in a variet of industries and top companies and organizations.  Check back soon for more information.

The Career & Professional Development Center



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