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PROGRAMS

Effective Résumé and Cover Letter Writing
Wednesday, October 9 @ 3 PM

A high-quality résumé can effectively sell your skills to any organization! This program will teach you what essential components to include, how to format your résumé, and how to create outstanding accomplishment statements. In addition, learn about writing a cover letter that complements your résumé.


Exploring Internships - Marketing
Wednesday, October 9 @ 5pm

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


Interviewing Skills Workshop (Hosted by Bloomingdale’s)
Thursday, October 10 @ 3pm

Join Bloomingdale’s to learn tips on how to interview for an internship, graduate program, or full-time job! Topics covered will include how to prepare for the interview, questions the interviewer will ask, and the most effective ways to follow-up.


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).

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

INTERVIEWS

OCR Resume Submission Deadlines:

10/7: ERNST & YOUNG (Various Positions)
10/7: PWC (PRICEWATERHOUSECOOPERS) (Various Positions)
10/8: TOTAL QUALITY LOGISTICS (Sales Representative)
10/8: CISCO SYSTEMS (TBA)
10/9: GOLDSTEIN SCHECHTER KOCH (Tax & Audit Intern)
10/9: NBC UNIVERSAL (East Coast Page Program)
10/10: COCA-COLA COMPANY NORTH AMERICA GROUP (Sales Leadership Associate, Sales Summer Associate)
10/10: BLOOMINGDALE'S (Executive Development Program)
10/10: SAPIENTNITRO (Various Positions)
10/12: CROWE HORWATH LLP (Various Positions)
10/13: GRANT THORNTON (Various Positions)
10/13: MCGLADREY (Various Positions)
10/14: PROCTER & GAMBLE (Finance & Accounting Internship)

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

NBCUniversal East Coast Page Program

NBCUniversal East Coast Pages conduct NBC studio tours and provide audience assistance for live tapings of Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Based in New York City, Pages communicate the company’s illustrious history to ensure a memorable and positive experience for visitors from around the globe. Apply on HireACane and search for Job ID 36672 - Deadline to apply is October 15th!

Venue Magazine
Venue Magazine is looking for TWO Social Media Interns to attend events and cover them through various social media platforms, as well as working on daily posts for the website. Speaking and/or writing in Spanish is a plus! All majors and class levels are welcome to apply on HireACane, job ID 36704.

FELLOWSHIPS & SCHOLARSHIPS

National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program
Deadline: December 3, 2013

The National Institutes of Health Oxford-Cambridge Scholars Program is an accelerated, individualized doctoral training program for outstanding science students committed to biomedical research careers. The program is based on the British system, in which students perform doctoral research without required formal courses other than those which students choose to take in relationship to their own interests. The program is fully funded, with all students receiving tuition and stipend support for the duration of their Ph.D. training. For more information, please contact Devika Milner in the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships at 305-284-5387.


Humanity in Action Fellowship Program
Deadline: January 9, 2014

The HIA Fellowship brings together international groups of Fellows to study minority rights and produce research exploring how and why individuals and societies, past and present, have resisted intolerance and protected democratic values. Separate programs will take place for five weeks in Amsterdam, Berlin, Copenhagen, Lyon, and Warsaw. Apply here; for more information, please contact Devika Milner in the Office of Prestigious Awards and Fellowships at 305-284-5387.

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


10/07: COCA-COLA @ 6:00pm (University Center Room 245)
10/09: SUNTRUST BANK @ 5:00pm
10/10: BLOOMINGDALE’S @ 4:30pm
10/16: UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI MASTERS OF PUBLIC HEALTH @ 3:30pm

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.

GOVERNMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Open Call for Fellowship Applications, Academic Year 2014-2015
The Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University has opened its annual call for fellowship applications. This opportunity is for colleagues who wish to spend the 2014-2015 academic year in residence in Cambridge, MA, as part of Berkman's community of pioneers, and who seek to deeply engage in the collaborative, cross-disciplinary, and cross-sectoral exploration of some of the Internet's most interesting, challenging, and compelling issues. Applications will be accepted through December 8, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

For more information and to apply please visit here.

EXTRA

Kaplan is holding FREE practice exams on campus at UM in LC 120!
Saturday, October 12th @ 10am

Practice Exams include LSAT, MCAT & GRE (all other tests, GMAT, DAT, OAT, & PCAT can be taken online as well). You will receive: a detailed score report that analyzes all of your strengths and weaknesses, valuable practice experience, and insight from Kaplan instructors following the exam. Seats are limited, so please RSVP here or e-mail Anthony Coloca with your name, phone number, graduation year, and the exam you would like to take.

SPECIAL

TOPPEL IS HIRING!

PEER ADVISOR
The Toppel Career Center is looking for an energetic, outgoing, and well-spoken undergraduate students to represent the Toppel Career Center as Peer Advisors for the 2013-2014 academic year. Peer Advisors play a critical role in representing Toppel across campus by serving as the liaison between UM students and the Toppel Career Center. This is a leadership position through the Toppel Career Center. Applicants must qualify for federal work study. To Apply: email m.morini@miami.edu for an application and more details.



SURFACES SOUTHEAST INC. – GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Surfaces Southeast is looking for a full-time Graphic Designer to work directly with Senior Management to translate their product and promotional concepts into functional designs. Apply on HireACane, and search for Job ID 36411.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2013
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TOPPEL SPECIAL FEATURE
Crystal Jackson
“After graduation, I want to join the Peace Corps and serve in a West African or Polynesian country as a labor and delivery nurse.”

Read more here!

 
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