Broadening Perspectives: Career Talks with NSA

The National Security Agency (NSA) will hold a recruitment event on December 3, 2020 from 10:30am – 5:00pm. This event, titled Broadening Perspectives: Career Talks with NSA, will give students the opportunity to learn about a variety of NSA career fields and learn more about how the NSA contributes to the nation’s security. If you are interested in attending, please register for the event here.

Jeopardy! National College Championship

 

The Jeopardy! National College Championship is currently casting for an all new competition that features 15 colleges from across the U.S.! If you would like to be the new college champion, please take the Jeopardy! College Test now to be considered for the competition. Students are urged to take this test within the next two weeks.

Notre Dame ESTEEM Graduate Program Information Session

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University of Notre Dame will host a virtual information session for their Entrepreneurship, Technology, & Innovation Master’s program (known as the ESTEEM Graduate Program) on Monday November 16th at 5:30 pm. The ESTEEM Graduate Program runs for 11 months and uniquely combines science with business. At this program, students will have the opportunity to learn how to start their own businesses, raise money for new businesses, how to launch products, and other relevant topics in entrepreneurship.

You may find the information for the Zoom event below:

Meeting ID: 929 4695 3010

For more information:

  • check out this flyer
  • check out their website
  • contact Iseli Hernandez (ihernandez@nd.edu) or Kyle Williams (kwilliams@nd.edu)

A Century of Chemical Warfare: Trenches, Treaties, Today

ACS will hold an event titled A Century of Chemical Warfare: Trenches, Treaties, Today on Wednesday November 18 from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Dr. David Lenz from the US Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense will be the speaker of the event.

Zoom Virtual Presentation by Dr. David Lenz, starting at 6:30 pm: 

https://osu.zoom.us/j/92312898999?pwd=a3h5ZnJkSDZsdWZBZmUrV0syU0E0UT09
Meeting ID: 923 1289 8999      Password: 693640

2020 Autumn Undergraduate Research Festival

The 2020 Autumn Undergraduate Research Festival is taking place virtually this week, Nov 2 to Nov 6, 2020. The Festival features undergraduate students from various colleges and departments around campus. Undergraduate researchers have uploaded their presentations to the website and can be watched on demand. You are invited to leave comments and questions for the undergraduate researchers, who will be monitoring and responding all week.

The Undergraduate Research & Creative Inquiry office is also hosting a Virtual 3-Minute Thesis Competition during the festival. Sign up to view the competition on Friday, November 6th!

ASC Career Connections: Nonprofit and Health and Wellness Careers

OSU’s Center for Career and Professional Success is holding a virtual networking event on November 12 from 2:00pm-3:00pm.

At this event, students will have the opportunity to network with organizations who work with individuals with special needs. Speakers at the event with discuss the non-profit sector, the operations of non-profit organizations, and the health and wellness industry. The details of the event (including the zoom link and password) can be found here on Handshake.

CUNY Biochemistry PhD Information Session

The City University of New York is holding an information session about their Biochemistry PhD program. The university is currently recruiting interested students for the class of Fall 2021.

This event will give students the opportunity to:

  • learn more about the City University of New York’s Biochemistry PhD program
  • learn how to create a competitive application and personal statement
  • ask questions to City University of New York faculty and students
  • learn about research being conducted at the City University of New York

The information session will be held via Zoom on Friday, November 13 from 1:00pm-3:00pm EST. If you are interested, register here for the event by November 10th.

For more information:

  • check out this flyer for the event
  • check out this brochure for their Biochemistry PhD program
  • find more about the Biochemistry PhD program on the website

Indiana University Chemistry PhD Info Session

The Chemistry Department at Indiana University is holding an info session for prospective PhD program applicants. This event will take place on Wednesday November 11th, from 11:00 am-12:00 pm EST.

This info session will give students the chance to:

  • learn more about the application process
  • learn about the Indiana University Chemistry Department’s PhD program
  • learn about graduate life at Indiana University

Register for the event here.

For more information:

  • learn more about the Indiana University Chemistry Graduate Program here
  • contact chemgrad@indiana.edu

Graduate School Readiness & Professional Development Bootcamp

In collaboration with the Genentech Foundation, the ACS Bridge Project will hold a free, online Graduate School Readiness & Professional Development Bootcamp for underrepresented minority undergraduate students from January 8-10, 2021. A pre-workshop event will be held online in mid-November (more information about this event will be provided to selected applicants).

This workshop will help students:

  • articulate and frame strengths, motivations, experiences, and goals towards professional development
  • receive feedback on improving their personal narrative
  • outline a strategy for competitive graduate school applications
  • gain insight towards growing a professional network
  • receive educational and career coaching

The deadline to apply for this event is 5:00 pm, October 31, 2020. Space is limited to 25 selected applicants, so apply today!

For more information:

  • find out more about this event on the ACS website here
  • find out more about the ACS Bridge Project here
  • contact the ACS Bridge Project team at bridge@acs.org

U.S. Department of Energy Virtual Career Fair

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) is holding a Virtual Career Fair on Thursday, October 29, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET. The event is hosted by Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE). This career fair gives undergraduates and recent graduates an opportunity to meet recruiters, scientists, and researchers; learn more about each participating lab; and learn about Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) and Community College Internships (CCI) at a variety of schools.

You may register and find a list of participating labs here.

For more information: