Designed for UBC Science students.
Participate in a series of small virtual workshops designed to help you take the first steps in transitioning from the lecture hall to the workplace.
These workshops will help you dig deeper into the experience gained through your BSc.
You’ll get the chance to identify what’s transferable to the workplace, brush up your résumé & cover letter, practice interview skills, and more.
Attend all the virtual workshops, or just register for a few. Just make sure to commit to attend.
All virtual workshops are free to attend for UBC Science undergrads.
You don’t have to be graduating to attend. Register for any of the virtual workshops beneficial to your career and personal development.
“Helpful in freaking you out about the real world, so you want to start doing something.”
“Guides you on how to properly and effectively market yourself.”
“A fantastic informational program that helps better prepare your career path.”
Workshops & Certificate Option
This year, the Graduating Workshop Series includes both virtual live workshops and additional resources and support on Canvas. When you participate in three virtual workshops, attend the "Beyond the BSc" event, and complete the reflection assignments, you'll be recognized for your achievement with a Certificate of Completion. You can use this as an example to demonstrate your motivation and follow through to employers.
Virtual workshops are held Saturday mornings, 10 - 11:15 AM PST, in January and February. Beyond the BSc is held on Wednesday Jan 27 from 5:30 - 7 PM PST.
What Can I Do with My Science Degree? Saturday Jan 16
Discover how to build a well-designed life and career using design-thinking principles and resources like "What can I do with my Science degree?"
Telling the story of your degree: Interviews, Networking & Career Fairs
Saturday Jan 23
Explore ways to navigate interviews and networking events with confidence and expertise.
Beyond the BSc: Alumni Networking Event | Wednesday Jan 27
Network with BSc alumni from a variety of career fields to find inspiration for careers you might not have considered before.
Telling the story of your degree: Resumes, Cover Letters & LinkedIn | Saturday Feb 6
Tailor your job application, resume and LinkedIn profile to highlight your achievements and stand out to employers.