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LAS Student Success Workshops

SPRING 2016

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Check out these personal and professional development workshops designed to help you be successful throughout your college career. For more information and workshop descriptions visit the workshops website.

February

  • February 4 — PHYSICS: So You’d Like to Pass Your First Physics Exam…
  • February 4 — Resumes and LinkedIN for Scientists (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • February 9 — Post-Graduation Service Opportunities: Giving Back While Gaining Skills (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • February 10 — SPANISH: Say, ¡Olé! to Spanish help today!
  • February 11 — Procrastination Domination: Battling Procrastination with Effective Time Management Skills
  • February 12 — SOCIOLOGY: Navigating the Sociology Major Experience with Purpose
  • February 17 — Mindfulness: How to Slow Down, Take Stock, and Regain Your Academic Focus
  • February 17 — Boost Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile – Using Free Online Learning Programs to Gain Business, Technological and Creative Skills (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • February 17 — ECONOMICS: Improving your performance on ECON exams
  • February 18 — MCB: Succeeding in MCB Core Courses
  • February 22 — MATHEMATICS: Succeeding in the basic Calculus sequence
  • February 23 — PSYCHOLOGY: How to Study for a Multiple-Choice Exam in Psychology
  • February 23 — Volunteering to Give Back, Explore Careers, and Develop Employable Skills (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • February 25 — The Power of Presentations – Enhancing Your (Employable!) Communication Skills (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • February 25 — CHEMISTRY: My First CHEM Exam Did Not Go Well, Now What?
  • February 29 — CHEMISTRY: My First CHEM Exam Did Not Go Well, Now What?

March

  • March 1 — PHYSICS: So, Your First Physics Exam Didn’t Go As Well As You Hoped…
  • March 2 — How to Sell Your LAS Degree at the Illini Campus and Internship Fair (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • March 3 — Enhancing Your (Employable!) Communication Skills: An Introduction to Prezi (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • March 8 — Boost Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile – Using Free Online Learning Programs to Gain Business, Technological and Creative Skills (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)
  • March 11 — ACADEMIC WRITING: Writing a mind-blowing academic paper

April

  • April 7 — Enhancing Your (Employable!) Communication Skills: Introduction to Infographics Using Piktochart (CAREER DEVELOPMENT)


Internships

Looking for career experience? Visit our internships page. We post openings relevant to LAS students that appear on the U of I Career Center’s I-Link. See what kind of learning you can do beyond the classroom!