International STEM Alumni Connections

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Complete at least 3 of the activities listed during the month of November for a chance to be a career challenge winner! ✩Full event information is available on GoldPASS and the International Careers Facebook page. For a chance to win: take a selfie when completing 3 activities, or a screenshot when completing a profile, and submit them to z.umn.edu/InternationalCareerChallenge. Those who complete at least 3 activities will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win! International Career Challenge winners will receive a $25 U.S. Bank gift card! The International Career Challenge is open to undergraduate international students at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities. Email Jane with any questions about the International Career Challenge: sitt0036@umn.edu.

November is International Career Challenge Month!

Complete your profile in GoldPASS or “The Edge” if you’re a Carlson Student! A complete profile has information that includes your education, work experiences, and organizations you are involved with.

Complete your profile in the Maroon and Gold Network! A complete profile has information that includes your education, work experiences, and organizations you are involved with.

Grad School Life Friday, November 9th - 4pm-5:30pm Learn about the experience of being a graduate student from international graduate students!

Personal Statement Consultations Beginning November 12 Applying to graduate school? Personal statements are a big part of the application process. Get yours reviewed by a Personal Statement Consultant.

LinkedIn Workshop Monday, November 12th 12:00pm-1:00pm Learn how to make a great LinkedIn profile, connect with professionals, and search for jobs.

Coffee & Pastries with Employers Tuesday, November 13th 8:30am-10:00am Meet a panel of U.S. employers for a discussion around U.S. Work Culture, and what skills and competencies employers are looking for when hiring.

“International STEM Alumni Connections” Wednesday, November 14th 5:00pm-7:00pm Meet UMN International Alumni who are working locally in the Twin Cities in careers related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.

Other activities? Are you participating in other career development activities this month? Feel free to submit selfies or screenshots of those activities to be considered in the challenge! Other activities may count as one of the three required activities to complete the challenge.