Graduating Workshop Series

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Workshops made for work.

Participate in a series of small 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.

Flexible

Attend all the workshops, or just register for a few. Just make sure to commit to attend.

Free

All workshops are free to attend for UBC Science undergrads.

For everyone

You don’t have to be graduating to attend. Register for any of the workshops beneficial to your career and personal development.

Student Reviews

“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

Job Search Strategies, Informational Interviews, and Networking

Thursday Jan 17, 2019, 5:30 - 7 PM

Explore ways to connect with employers and professionals in your area of interest.

 

Résumé and Cover Letter Clinic

Thursday Jan 24, 2019, 5:30 - 7 PM

Brush up your existing documents to stand out in a crowd.

 

Beyond the BSc

Wednesday Jan 30, 2019, 5 - 7:30 PM

Meet former BSc students who have navigated the next steps after graduation. Attendance required in order to qualify for a Certificate of Completion.

 

Leveraging LinkedIn as a Science Student

Thursday Feb 7, 2019, 5:30 - 7 PM

Reinforce your LinkedIn profile and learn to use the online tool to find people and opportunities.

 

Interactive Interview Practice

Thursday Mar 7, 2019, 5:30 - 7 PM

Learn more about interviews and how to prepare for them. Practice answering questions and getting feedback.

 

Panic to Power

Thursday Mar 14, 2019, 5:30 - 7 PM

Cope with worry and nervousness, including in job interviews.

Registration is now open!

Questions? For more information, email sd.grad@science.ubc.ca

Additional Career Development Resources

Browse volunteer and job positions on UBC CareersOnline

Drop by the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers for career advising and resources

Check out other career-building events and workshops