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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 2017 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

2017 EVENTS: SUMMER TERM

By Category
CAREER ENHANCEMENT
Resume & Cover Letter Writing  Career and Talent Development May 15, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-SASC 305 To RSVP click here
Resume & Cover Letter Writing 
Career and Talent Development
May 17, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Resume & Cover Letter Writing 
Career and Talent Development
May 18, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Job & Internship Search Strategies
Career and Talent Development
May 22, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Snag the Internship
Career and Talent Development
May 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Linkedin Photoshoot Session
Career and Talent Development
May 24, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Inside the Interview
Career and Talent Development
May 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Branding Yourself Like a Boss
Career and Talent Development
May 31, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Job Hunt - Strategize, Search and Slay
Career and Talent Development
June 01, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Resume & Cover Letter Writing  Career and Talent Development
June 01, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Interviewing & Networking Skills
Career and Talent Development
June 08, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Inside the Interview Career and Talent Development
June 09, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Prepare for Federal Government Conference 
Career and Talent Development
June 15, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Prepare for Federal Government Conference  Career and Talent Development
June 19, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Linkedin Photoshoot Session Career and Talent Development
June 19, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Federal Government Statewide Conference 
Career and Talent Development
June 21, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
MMC-GC Ballrooms
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Salary Negotiation
Career and Talent Development
June 26, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development
June 26, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development
July 06, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development
July 06, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Snag the Internship Career and Talent Development
July 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Salary Negotiation Career and Talent Development
July 12, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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Job Hunt - Strategize, Search and Slay Career and Talent Development
July 13, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
BBC-WUC 255
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Inside the Interview Career and Talent Development
July 19, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Job & Internship Search Strategies Career and Talent Development
July 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Engineering-EC 2852
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LinkedIn Photoshoot Session Career and Talent Development
July 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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Salary Negotiation Career and Talent Development
July 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-SASC 305
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CENTER FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF TEACHING
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
What does your syllabus say about you and your course? Center for the Advancement of Teaching
May 24, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-GL 482
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What does your syllabus say about you and your course? Center for the Advancement of Teaching
May 25, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC-GC 1235
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Assignment Transparency Center for the Advancement of Teaching May 31
11:00 - 12:00 pm
MMC - GC 1235 To RSVP click here
Assignment Transparency Center for the Advancement of Teaching
June 01, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
MMC-GC 1235
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Specifications Grading to Enhance Learning Center for the Advancement of Teaching
July 25, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
MMC-GC 1235
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Specifications Grading to Enhance Learning Center for the Advancement of Teaching
July 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC-GC 1235
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HEALTH AND WELLNESS
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
"Me" Time and Massages  Wellness Center
July 20, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
MMC-PC 212
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Relax Your Way into Summer with Aromatherapy Wellness Center
June 22, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
MMC-DM 193
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LIBRARY SERVICES
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Research Strategies for the Literature Review Library Services
June 27, 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm
MMC-GL 523
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Citation & Bibliography Management with RefWorks Library Services
July 11, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
MMC-GL 523
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WRITING SKILLS
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Writing the Literature Review Center for Excellence in Writing
May 25, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MMC-GL 125
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Writing the Literature Review Center for Excellence in Writing
May 31, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MMC-Online
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Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing
June 07, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
BBC-HL 170
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Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing
June 08, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MMC-GL 125
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Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing
June 28, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
BBC-HL 170
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Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing
June 29, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MMC-GL 125
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Dissertation Writing Retreat Center for Excellence in Writing
August 14-18, 8:30 pm - 4:30 pm
MMC-GL 125
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OFFICE OF RESEARCH INTEGRITY
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
IRB Ethics Office of Research Integrity June 08, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
IRB Part 1:  Obtaining Approval Office of Research Integrity June 12, 10:00 am -12:00 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
RCR in the Digital Age Office of Research Integrity June 27,  12:00 pm - 1:30 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
IRB Part 2: Managing Your Approved IRB Study  Office of Research Integrity July 12, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
RCR Topic: Privacy and Confidentiality Office of Research Integrity July 24, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
IRB Part 1: Obtaining Approval Office of Research Integrity August 09,  2:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
RCR Topic: Informed Consent  Office of Research Integrity August 14,  10:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-AHC-4, room 402 For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.

 

By Month
MAY
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development May 15, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development May 17, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Engineering-EC 2852
Resume & Cover Letter Writing  Career and Talent Development May 18, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Job & Internship Search Strategies Career and Talent Development May 22, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Engineering-EC 2852
Snag the Internship Career and Talent Development May 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Linkedin Photoshoot Session Career and Talent Development May 24, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
What does your syllabus say about you and your course? Center for the Advancement of Teaching May 24, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-GL 482
What does your syllabus say about you and your course? Center for the Advancement of Teaching May 25, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-GC 1235
Inside the Interview Career and Talent Development May 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Writing the Literature Review  Centerfor Excellence in Writing May 25, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-GL 125
Assignment Transparency Center for the Advancement of Teaching May 31, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-GC 1235
Branding Yourself Like a Boss Career and Talent Development May 31, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Engineering-EC 2852
Writing the Literature Review  Center for Excellence in Writing May 31, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-Online
JUNE
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Job Hunt - Strategize, Search and Slay Career and Talent Development June 01, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development June 01, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Assignment Transparency Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 01, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-GC 1235
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing June 07, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BBC-HL 170
Interviewing & Networking Skills   Career and Talent Development June 08, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Engineering-EC 2852
Writing the Personal Statement Center for Excellence in Writing June 08, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-GL 125
IRB Ethics Office of Research Integrity June 08, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Inside the Interview Career and Talent Development June 09, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
IRB Part1: Obtaining Approval Office of Research Integrity June 12, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Prepare for Federal Government Conference Career and Talent Development June 15, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Prepare for Federal Government Conference Career and Talent Development June 19, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Linkedin Photoshoot Session Career and Talent Development June 19, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Federal Government Statewide Conference Career and Talent Development June 21, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm MMC-GC Ballrooms
Relax Your Way into Summer with Aromatherapy Wellness Center June 22, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-DM 193
Salary Negotiation Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 26, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Center for the Advancement of Teaching June 26, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Engineering-EC 2852
Research Strategies for the Literature Review Library Services June 27, 3:30 pm - 4:45 pm MMC-GL 523
RCR in the Digital Age Office of Research Integrity June 27, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing June 28, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm BBC-HL 170
Avoiding Plagiarism Center for Excellence in Writing June 29, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-GL 125
JULY
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development July 06, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Resume & Cover Letter Writing Career and Talent Development July 06, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Snag the Internship Career and Talent Development July 10, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Citation & Bibliography Management with RefWorks Library Services July 11, 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm MMC-GL 523
Salary Negotiation Career and Talent Development July 12, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Engineering-EC 2852
IRB Part 2: Managing Your Approved IRB Study Office of Research Integrity July 12, 2:00 pm - 1:30 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Job Hunt - Strategize, Search and Slay Career and Talent Development July 13, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm BBC-WUC 255
Inside the Interview Career and Talent Development July 19, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
"Me" Time and Massages Wellness Center July 20, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MMC-PC 212
Job Searching/Internship Strategies Career and Talent Development July 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Engineering-EC 2852
RCR Topic: Privacy and Confidentiality Office of Research Integrity July 24, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Specifications Grading to Enhance Learning Center for the Advancement of Teaching July 25, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm MMC-GC 1235
Specifications Grading to Enhance Learning Center for the Advancement of Teaching July 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm MMC-GC 1235
LinkedIn Photoshoot Session Career and Talent Development July 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
Salary Negotiation Career and Talent Development July 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm MMC-SASC 305
AUGUST
Workshop(s) Facilitated By Date / Time Location RSVP
IRB Part 1: Obtaining Approval Office of Research Integrity August 09, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
RCR Topic: Informed Consent Office of Research Integrity August 14, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm AHC-4, room 402
For all ORI offered trainings, to attend, participants must register in advance by emailing Eliza Gomez at elgomez@fiu.edu.
Dissertation Writing Retreat Center for Excellence in Writing August 14-181, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm BBC-WUC 255

 

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
Center for the Advancement of Teaching
Communication Arts Studio
FIU Library
Graduate and Professional Student Committee
Office of Academic Writing and Publication Support
Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution

Statistical Consulting
Student Health Services
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.