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Professional Development

Florida International University offers a wealth of resources intended to enrich the graduate student experience, develop professional skills and prepare graduates for post-graduate careers. The graduate student Professional Development Program (PDP) assists students in their career development by serving as a gateway to campus resources. The PDP complements the efforts of established University resources, such as the Center for Excellence in Writing, the Communication Arts Studio, Office of Career Services, and the Center for the Advancement of Teaching.

To learn more about the workshops being offered during the Summer 2016 term, and to confirm your participation in any of the events, please click on the respective categories below.

MMC - Modesto A. Maidique Campus
BBC - Biscayne Bay Campus
EC - Engineering Center
SHC - Student Health Services

2016 EVENTS: SUMMER TERM

By Category
CAREER ENHANCEMENT
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services May 18
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services May 23
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services May 25
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills Career Services May 25
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services May 25
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Interviewing Skills Career Services May 26
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Pathways to Federal Employment Career Services June 1
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services June 1
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills and Interviewing Career Services June 8
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing Career Services June 9
10:00 - 11:00 am
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Salary Negotiation Career Services June 9
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services June 9
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills Career Services June 13
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Federal Government Conference Career Services June 17
8:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - GC Ballrooms To register, please click here
Resume and Cover Letter Tips Career Services June 20
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Interviewing Skills Career Services June 20
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Salary Negotiation Career Services June 27
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services June 29
12:00 - 1:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Branding for Success Career Services June 29
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services July 6
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
The Ultimate Career Portfolio Career Services July 7
10:00 - 11:00 am
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services July 13
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills Career Services July 13
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Resume and Cover Letter Tips Career Services July 18
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - SASC 322 To RSVP click here
Branding with LinkedIn Career Services July 20
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services July 21
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - SASC 322 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services July 25
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Interviewing/Salary Negotiation Career Services July 27
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
CENTER FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF TEACHING
Communicating with Students Center for the Advancement of Teaching February 01, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-GC 1235 To RSVP click here
Communicating with Students Center for the Advancement of Teaching February 02, 1:00 am - 2:00 pm MMC-GL 482 To RSVP click here
Teaching with Technology Center for the Advancement of Teaching February 13, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-GC 1235 To RSVP click here
Teaching with Technology Center for the Advancement of Teaching February 14, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-GC 1235 To RSVP click here
Furnishing Feedback Center for the Advancement of Teaching February 28, 10:00 am - 11:00 am MMC-GC 1235 To RSVP click here
Furnishing Feedback Center for the Advancement of Teaching March 01, 10:00 am - 11:00 am MMC-GC 1235 To RSVP click here
From Diversity to EQUITY: Removing Obstacles to Student Success Center for the Advancement of Teaching March 21, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-SASC 430 To RSVP click here
From Diversity to EQUITY: Removing Obstacles to Student Success Center for the Advancement of Teaching March 23, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-SASC 430 To RSVP click here
HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Love Your Skin (Sun Safety Basics) Wellness Center June 13
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - PC 445 To RSVP click here
Nutrition and Body Image Wellness Center June 21
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - PC 447 To RSVP click here
De-Stress Your Life Wellness Center July 20
12:00-1:00 pm
TBA To RSVP click here
INTERNATIONAL FELLOWSHIPS
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad May 25
12:00 - 1:00 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad June 22
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad July 6
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad July 14
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
LIBRARY SERVICES
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Research Strategies for the Literature Review Library Services July 5
3:30 - 4:45 pm
MMC - GL 280 To RSVP click here
Citation and Bibliography Management with RefWorks Library Services July 12
3:30 - 5:00 pm
MMC - GL 280 To RSVP click here
WRITING SKILLS
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Writing the Literature Review  Center for Excellence in Writing January 24, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-GL 125 To RSVP click here
Writing the Literature Review   Center for Excellence in Writing January 25, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-Online To RSVP click here
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing February 21, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-GL 125 To RSVP click here
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing February 22, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BBC-HL 170 To RSVP click here
Avoiding Plagiarism  Center for Excellence in Writing March 21, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-GL 125 "professional-development-workshops/"https://fiugrad.hobsonsradius.com/ssc/eform/EMc00lx6868Ex6700lCJ.ssc">To RSVP click here
Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing March 22, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BBC-HL 170 To RSVP click here
Dissertation Writing Retreat Center for Excellence in Writing May 1- May 5, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm MMC-GL 125 To RSVP click here

 

By Month
MAY
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services May 18
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services May 23
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services May 25
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills Career Services May 25
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services May 25
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad May 25
12:00 - 1:00 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Writing the Literature Review Center for Excellence in Writing May 25
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - GL 125 To RSVP click here
Interviewing Skills Career Services May 26
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Writing the Literature Review Center for Excellence in Writing May 26
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Online To RSVP click here
JUNE
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Pathways to Federal Employment Career Services June 1
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services June 1
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing June 1
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - GL 125 To RSVP click here
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing June 2
3:00 - 4:00 pm
BBC - HL 170 To RSVP click here
Learner-Centered Lesson Design Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 7
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills and Interviewing Career Services June 8
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Learner-Centered Lesson Design Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 8
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing Career Services June 9
10:00 - 11:00 am
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing June 9
3:00 - 4:00 pm
Online To RSVP click here
Salary Negotiation Career Services June 9
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services June 9
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Networking Skills Career Services June 13
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Love Your Skin (Sun Safety Basics) Wellness Center June 13
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - PC 445 To RSVP click here
Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing June 15
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - GL 125 To RSVP click here
Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing June 16
3:00 - 4:00 pm
HL 170 To RSVP click here
Federal Government Conference Career Services June 17
8:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - GC Ballrooms To register, please click here
Resume and Cover Letter Tips Career Services June 20
3:30 - 4:30 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Interviewing Skills Career Services June 20
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Informed Consent in Human Subjects Research Workshop Office of Research Integrity June 21
12:00 - 1:00 pm
MMC - AHC4 402 To register for this workshop, please email to Elvia Molina or call (305) 348-0056
Nutrition and Body Image Wellness Center June 21
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - PC 447 To RSVP click here
Furnishing Feedback Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 22
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad June 22
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Furnishing Feedback Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 23
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
Salary Negotiation Career Services June 27
2:00 - 3:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services June 29
12:00 - 1:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Branding for Success Career Services June 29
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Biosafety Protection and Research with rDNA/SiRNA (IBC) Workshop Office of Research Integrity June 29
2:00 - 3:30 pm
MMC - AHC4 402 To register for this workshop, please email to Elvia Molina or call (305) 348-0056
JULY
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Research Strategies for the Literature Review Library Services July 5
3:30 - 4:45 pm
MMC - GL 280 To RSVP click here
Resume Writing/Cover Letter Career Services July 6
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad July 6
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
The Ultimate Career Portfolio Career Services July 7
10:00 - 11:00 am
MMC - GC 230 To RSVP click here
Citation and Bibliography Management with RefWorks Library Services July 12
3:30 - 5:00 pm
MMC - GL 280 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services July 13
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
Responsible Conduct in Research - Data Acquisition, Management, Sharing and Ownership Office of Research Integrity July 13
12:00 - 1:30 pm
MMC - AHC4 402 To register for this workshop, please email to Elvia Molina or call (305) 348-0056
Networking Skills Career Services July 13
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Fulbright US Student Program Office of Study Abroad July 14
3:30 - 4:30 pm
MMC - PC 113 To RSVP click here
Resume and Cover Letter Tips Career Services July 18
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - SASC 322 To RSVP click here
Branding with LinkedIn Career Services July 20
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here
De-Stress Your Life Wellness Center July 20
12:00-1:00 pm
TBA To RSVP click here
Teaching with Writing Center for the Advancement of Teaching July 20
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
Teaching with Writing Center for the Advancement of Teaching July 21
1:00 - 2:00 pm
MMC - GL 154 To RSVP click here
LinkedIn Photo Session Career Services July 21
3:00 - 4:00 pm
MMC - SASC 322 To RSVP click here
Internship and Job Search Strategies Career Services July 25
3:00 - 4:00 pm
EC - EC 2300 To RSVP click here
Interviewing/Salary Negotiation Career Services July 27
12:00 - 1:00 pm
BBC - WUC 255 To RSVP click here

 

To learn more about Graduate Student Appreciation Week (GSAW), please click here.

The UGS Professional Development Series is made possible thanks to the support of the following FIU offices and centers:

Career Services
Center for Excellence in Writing
Communication Arts Studio
FIU Library
Student Health Services
Graduate and Professional Student Committee
Office of Academic Writing and Publication Support
Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution

Additional events will be added throughout the year. Please refer to the links above or to our website for updates on our Professional Development Program page.