Calendar-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh Campus - Graduate Student Community Calendar

For events and opportunities on our additional campuses visit: Adelaide, Australia, Kigali, Rwanda, Africa, Silicon Valley, California, USA

Department specific events and opportunities can be found through your program.

September 2014

Sept 23, 2014

Students of Color Ph.D. Networking Group

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Negotiating a Job Offer
4:30pm
The Career & Professional Development Center
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.

Sept 24, 2014

Conflict of Interest
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by Stacey Becker, Research Compliance Coordinator, Office of Research Integrity and Compliance

Communicating in a Global Environment

5:00-6:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Sept 26, 2014

Graduate Women's Gathering: Networking Lunch

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education


October 2014

Oct 1, 2014

Social Networking and Creating and Online Brand
4:30pm
The Career & Professional Development Center
Learn how anyone can begin building a network of professional contacts. Understand why everyone should network …and what it means when people say, “It is WHO you know, not WHAT you know that gets you a job/internship.”

Reps Meeting
5pm
Graduate Student Assembly

Oct 7, 2014 Fall Employment Opportunities Conference (EOC)
The Career & Professional Development Center
A Career Fair for Students from All Majors
Oct 14, 2014

Students of Color Dinner

5:30-8:00pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Oct 15, 2014 Western PA Collegiate Job and Internship Fair (WestPACS)
10am-3pm
The Career & Professional Development Center
CMU students and alumni are eligable and encouraged to attend the largest job fair in the Pittsburgh region at the Monroeville Convention Center
Oct 16, 2014

Handling Stress During the Job / Internship Search
4:30pm
The Career & Professional Development Center
Interviewing can be a very stressful experience for many students. During this workshop, participants will learn techniques and strategies to help them prepare for interviews, manage stress, and increase confidence.
Co-presented by the Counseling and Psychological Services and the Career and Professional Development Center

Beer Tasting
8pm
Graduate Student Assembly

Oct 20, 2014

Graduate Women's Gathering: Networking Lunch

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Oct 21, 2014

Emotional Intelligence

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

On-Site Visit / Interviews
4:30pm
The Career & Professional Development Center
You worked hard to create your resume and to get that first interview. Now you have a site visit (interviews at the employer’s location)! Join us to learn how to make that site visit a success. Learn what the day will be like: what kind of interview questions to prepare for, what to wear, what to order for meals and how to pace yourself for those all-day interviews at a company.

Oct 22, 2014 Research Misconduct Lessons
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by Ann Mathias, Assistant Vice President of Research, Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Oct 23, 2014 Spark: Startups and Emerging Companies
The Career & Professional Development Center
An Innovative Recruiting and Networking event featuring Small Businesses and Early Stage Start-Up Companies
Oct 27, 2014

Negotiation within an Academic Context

11:00-2:00pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Oct 29, 2014 Using the IRB and Ethical Issues with Research Involving Human Subjects
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by John Zimmerman, IRB Chair and Associate Professor, HCII and Design
Oct 30, 2014

Students of Color Ph.D. Networking Group

Noon-1:30pm
The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education



November 2014

Nov 4, 2014

International Research Considerations: Foreign Travel and Foreign Collaborators
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by Shoba Subramanian, Assistant Teaching Professor, Biological Sciences

Graduate Women's Gathering: Networking Lunch

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Nov 5, 2014 Reps Meeting
5pm
Graduate Student Assembly
Nov 6, 2014

Gender and Management

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Nov 10, 2014

Students of Color Dinner

5:30-8:00pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Nov 12, 2014 Data Security
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by Allison MacFarlan, Senior Information Security Risk Analyst, Information Security Office
Nov 17, 2014

Students of Color Ph.D. Networking Group

12:30-2:00pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Nov 19, 2014 Lab Safety
12pm
Office of Research Integrity and Compliance
Presented by EH&S
Nov 24, 2014

Graduate Women's Gathering: Networking Lunch

Noon-1:30pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

December 2014

Dec 3, 2014 Reps Meeting
5pm
Graduate Student Assembly
Dec 9, 2014

Students of Color Ph.D. Networking Group

Noon-1:30pm
The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education

Dec 10, 2014

Graduate Women's Gathering: End of Semester Celebration

4:30-6pm

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education



More events and opportunities for Fall 2014 will be forthcoming.

If your CMU office or organization would like to add an opportunity, please contact grad-ed@cmu.edu.