Professional Communication Workshops Offered Singly

The professional communication workshops of the Graduate Student Professional Communication Certificate Program are available to graduate students not in the program to take on an individual workshop basis.

Yeng Yang

Yeng Yang
International Career Coach
Career Center

Resume and Cover Letter Writing for Non-Academic Jobs
The resume as distinct from the curriculum vitae

Tuesday, October 8
12:00–1:00 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Anna Olson

Rebecca Tivang

Anna Olson
Rebecca Tivang
Career Coaches
Career Center

LinkedIn
Developing Your Profile, Networking

Tuesday, October 15
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Sonya Newlyn

Sonya Newlyn
Professional Development Coordinator, Event Planner
Division of Graduate Studies

Voice and Body
Tools for Effective Public Speaking

Wednesday, October 16
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Janina Larenas

 

Jessie Lopez

Janina Larenas
Graduate Student Advisor
Graduate Programs Coordinator
Literature Department

Jessie MNG Lopez
Ph.D. Student
Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology Department

Research Poster Design
Info Flow, Color Contrast, Text Sizes, Citing Sources

Tuesday, October 22
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Jennifer Baszile

Jennifer Baszile
Assistant Vice Provost
Division of Student Success
Executive Director
Career Center

Evangelizing Your Personal Brand, Networking, and Interviewing

Thursday, October 24
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Gwynn Benner

Gwynn Benner
Assistant Vice Provost
Division of Student Success
Managing Director
Student Success Equity Research Center

Curriculum Vitae Writing
CV as distinct from a resume, converting a resume to a CV, when to send a CV instead of a resume

Thursday, November 7
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Lisa Nielsen

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Lisa Nielsen
Director
Communications and Marketing
University Relations

Jason Chafin
Senior Web Developer
University Relations

Developing Your Personal Brand, Creating a Professional Profile Website
In WordPress and other website editors

Tuesday, November 19
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge

Sonya Newlyn

Sonya Newlyn
Professional Development Coordinator, Event Planner
Division of Graduate Studies

Slide Presentation Design Principles
Colors, Color Contrasts, Fonts, Images, Avoiding “Death by PowerPoint”

Monday, November 25
12:00–1:30 p.m.
Lunch provided
Graduate Student Commons
Fireside Lounge