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PROGRAMS

Keys to Success: How to Start an Online Business in Miami
Monday, October 14 @ 7:00pm

Learn from Miami experts with real experience on how to launch, develop, and monetize a web business. The panel discussion will be followed by an informal networking reception, where panelists will answer questions and discuss open internship positions within their organizations. RSVP on HireACane.

Confirmed Panelists: MonaBar, Pet360, Venture Hive, and the Enterprise Development Corporation.


Exploring Internships for International Students
Tuesday, October 15 @ 5:00pm

Are you an international student interested in obtaining an internship? Learn how to find internships, best resources, as well as what to expect from an internship as an international student. ISSS will be there to explain the basics of the CPT process, and you will hear from past international students who have completed successful internships!


Is Graduate School Right For Me?
Tuesday, October 15 @ 6:30pm

Panelists will discuss the admittance process, the importance of the personal statement, and how to prepare for the graduate school interview. RSVP on HireACane (under Events, Workshops).



Leveraging LinkedIn for Your Job Search
Tuesday, October 22 @ 2:00pm

Are you on LinkedIn but have no idea how to effectively use it? Toppel can help! Attend ‘Leveraging LinkedIn for the Job Search’ to learn how to use the world’s largest online professional network. LinkedIn can be used for networking, job searches, and much more, so you won’t want to miss this!


Exploring Internships – Engineering
Tuesday, October 22 @ 5:00pm

Interested in getting an engineering internship? Come learn tips and advice from fellow students who have already gotten an internship in the field.


Network Like a Pro: Keys to Effective Networking in Your Field!
Tuesday, October 22 @ 6:30pm

Networking with professionals in your industry is essential and exciting, but can also be a bit overwhelming. At this program, learn how to organize your network, as well as best strategies for networking with the right people! Hear from working professionals and strategize ways to best utilize your ever-growing network. You won’t want to miss this event, as it is the night before the STEM Networking Night and one week before the Communications Networking Night.


Want To Get Into Banking?
Tuesday, October 22 @ 6:30pm

The Toppel Career Center will be featuring a panel of students who pursued internships in the financial services industry. Students will provide insight into their experiences, as well as offer tips and advice to peers looking to learn more about the industry and field of investment banking and analyst roles.


STEM Networking Night
Wednesday, October 23 @ 6:00pm in SAC West Ballroom

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Networking Night is an opportunity for students and alumni in science, technology, engineering and mathematics to connect with professionals in these industries. Meet employer representatives and learn about career paths and networking opportunities. Refreshments will be served and Professional dress is required. For more information, visit here.


Communication Networking Night
Tuesday, October 29 @ 6:00pm at the School of Communication Courtyard

Communication Networking Night provides opportunities for talented students and alumni to connect with professionals in a variety of fields. Meet and network with employers in the fields of Public Relations, Advertising, Graphic Design, Multimedia, and more. Learn from the experts about the value of internships and working in the industry. Refreshments will be served. For more information, visit here.

* All programs are held in the Toppel Career Center unless otherwise noted.

INTERVIEWS

OCR Resume Submission Deadlines:

10/14: PROCTER & GAMBLE (Finance & Accounting Internship)
10/15: NBC UNIVERSAL (East Coast Page Program)
10/20: NBC UNIVERSAL (NexTech Associate, Operations & Technical Services Internship)
10/20: SAPIENTNITRO (Junior Associate Interactive Program Management, Junior Interactive Developer, Junior Associate Technology)
10/20: TEKSYSTEMS (Recruiter/Sales Management Trainee)
10/22: DISTRIVALTO USA INC. (Supply Chain Management, Graphic Designer, Marketing Internship, Public Relations Intern, Logistics Coordinator, Sales Executive Assistant)
10/27: FIRST INVESTORS CORPORATION (Financial Representative)

If you would like to participate in on-campus recruiting (OCR) at the Toppel Career Center, remember that your résumé must be approved on HireACane by the résumé submission deadline.

INTERNSHIPS

Goldman Sachs 2014 Summer Analyst - GS: Inside Look
We are pleased to introduce our Discover Goldman Sachs virtual information sessions and recruiting effort. Through this effort, they aim to broaden their reach and provide students with a better opportunity to learn about their internship opportunities. For more information, about sessions and divisional overviews, please visit here. Apply on HireACane, Job ID 36771.

Office Max
OfficeMax is searching for interns to participate in their College Internship Program, which is designed to provide real world corporate experience to high potential college students, whose educational background and coursework are well suited for eventual full-time employment at OfficeMax, and can make a contribution to the organization on a short-term basis. For more information and to apply, go to HireACane, Job ID 35131.

Digital Marketing Internship with YourListen.com!
YourListen.com is seeking students to fulfill their available internship positions! This internship will grow your digital marketing and advertising knowledge, as well as give you direct contact and interaction with the CTO and other YourListen.com teams. For more information and to apply, go to HireACane, Job ID 36841.

FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics – Essay Contest 2014
Deadline: December 2, 2013

The Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest is an annual competition designed to challenge college students to analyze the urgent ethical issues confronting them in today's complex world. Full-time undergraduate juniors and seniors at accredited four-year colleges and universities in the United States are welcome to enter the Essay Contest. For additional information, please visit here. UM students planning to submit applications should contact the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships.


Critical Language Scholarships For Intensive Summer Institutes Abroad - 2014 Critical Language Scholarship
Deadline for application: November 15, 2013

The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce the upcoming scholarship competition for overseas intensive summer language institutes in thirteen critical need foreign languages for summer 2014. Critical Language Scholarships (CLS) provide fully funded, group-based intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences for seven to ten weeks each summer. For more information visit here, or contact the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships at 305-284-5387.


Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship
Deadline: December 16, 2013

The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed upon degree completion. UM Students planning to apply should contact Devika Milner in the office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships. For applications and additional information, visit here.

INFO SESSIONS

University of California, San Diego is visiting UM!
Wednesday, October 16th, @1:30-3:00pm, Toppel Library

Interested in international affairs? Come and learn more about this Master’s degree program offered at UC San Diego, School of International Relations & Pacific Studies (IR/PS).

IR/PS offers a two year Master’s degree in Pacific International Affairs and shapes students to be future leaders of international firms, government institutions, and non-governmental organizations. The IR/PS core curriculum is designed to integrate the subject areas of international management, international relations, and comparative public policy. In addition to the required set of core coursework, students must also satisfy the requirements of a regional specialization and language requirement, as well as courses for a career track. Session will be presented by Marina Baeza, Assistant Director of Admissions.



Company Information Sessions


10/14: How to Start an Online Business in Miami: Presented by MONABAR @ 7:00pm (Industry Information Session)
10/16: Graduate Programs in Public Health @ 3:30pm
10/21: Distrivalto USA @ 5:00pm
10/24: First Investors @ 5:00pm

All Infosessions will be held at the Toppel Career Center unless indicated. More information about upcoming information sessions and breezeway tables can be found here.

EXTRA

Building Your Résumé and Social Media Presence
Wednesday, October 16th @ 12:30pm in CIB 2055

PRSSA has organized a program to educate students about résumés and your online presence related to the job and internship search. If you are interested in Communications, attend this event to learn from Toppel staff members, as well as professionals from Kreps DeMaria Public Relations. Contact PRSSA with any questions on Twitter.

JOB OF THE WEEK

Get Credit Healthy (GCH)
Get Credit Healthy (GCH) is hiring an Account Manager and this is an opportunity to gain management and sales experience. GCH is a consumer-advocate company that helps clients return to credit health through education, a disciplined resolution process and personal ownership. Apply today on HireACane, Job ID 35699.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2013
PROGRAMS
INTERVIEWS
INTERNSHIPS
FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS
INFO SESSIONS
EXTRA
JOB OF THE WEEK
 
PEER ADVISOR SPOTLIGHT
Maura Gergerich
Peer Advisor

Maura is currently a sophomore in the school of architecture. In her spare time she can be found in the studios drafting (because architects don’t have spare time.) Shockingly, she manages to schedule in the time to perform her duties not only for Toppel, but also for Hurricane Productions as an executive board member for QuantUM, and for her sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma. She enjoys singing and dancing and also likes peacocks, the color blue, and One Direction. Read more here!

 
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