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West Conference Room, 4th Floor, Rackham Building

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915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States

September 2019

Entering, Engaging, and Exiting Communities

Friday, September 13, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
West Conference Room, 4th Floor, Rackham Building, 915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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This workshop will introduce graduate students to principles and practices for thoughtfully engaging with communities, including motivations, impact of social identities, and strategies for engaging in reciprocal, ethical, and respectful ways. Particularly useful for students interested in community engagement, social justice, democratic engagement, advocacy, activism, and philanthropy. This workshop is designed for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Space is limited. For faculty and staff, please contact RackhamEvents@umich.edu to see if we can accommodate your attendance. Registration is required at https://myumi.ch/qggEv.…

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Three Key Elements to Make a Positive Professional Impression

Tuesday, September 17, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
West Conference Room, 4th Floor, Rackham Building, 915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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If you communicate effectively, you can have anything in this world you want, including your dream job. This workshop is designed to teach professionals how to communicate more effectively on paper, online, and in-person. The three key elements to an effective job search includes a well-written resume/CV, an updated LinkedIn profile, and polished interviewing skills. In addition to learning strategies, tips, and techniques on how to update their resume/CV, participants will understand what employers are looking for in a LinkedIn…

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October 2019

Disability Awareness

Friday, October 11, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
West Conference Room, 4th Floor, Rackham Building, 915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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This workshop aims to increase baseline knowledge, initiate discussion, and clarify myths and facts about people with disabilities. Participants will gain a better understanding of disability issues and the disability community as a whole. It will also address how to best serve individuals with disabilities and provide suggestions on etiquette that you can use in your everyday life. This workshop is designed for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Space is limited. For faculty and staff, please contact RackhamEvents@umich.edu to see…

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Future Faculty: Developing a Curriculum Vitae

Wednesday, October 16, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
West Conference Room, 4th Floor, Rackham Building, 915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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Do you need a Curriculum Vitae (CV), but all you have is a resume? CVs are required to apply for research and academic positions, and very often for fellowships and scholarships. If you’ve had a resume for a while, but you are now pursuing research and you need to develop a CV, this introductory workshop is for you. If you have a resume or a draft of a CV, please bring an electronic or hard copy with you to the…

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