February 2017 Events

Wed, 2/1, 4:30pm

Tips from Learning Strategies Center
Study Smarter! Work more efficiently!

Thurs, 2/2, 4:30pm
Info session on the Alumni Connections Program: Shadow an alum and explore a career path!
Exploring Careers Using the Alumni Connections Program (ACP)

Presented by Sheri Mahaney, Manager, Career Education and Exploration Unit, Cornell Career Services
Wondering if a career path you are interested in is right for you?  Want to connect with Cornell alumni who have volunteered to let you visit their workplace and/or want to talk with you to answer your questions? Then come to this information session to learn more about how you can participate in this program designed just for you!

Fri, 2/3, 3:30-5:30pm
The Economics Tutoring Center is now on North!
Peer tutors are now available at Tatkon weekly for Econ 1000 - 4000.
Smart students ask for help.

Sun, 2/5, 1-4pm
We are an official ClubFest site: check out 30 clubs at Tatkon.

Mon, 2/6, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Internal Transfer info session
Changing colleges within Cornell? Get the scoop on how to apply.

Tues, 2/7, 4:30-6pm
Freshmen Career Services Fair 2017
Talk with Career Services staff and see how they can help first years.
Get answers to these questions and more: Can freshmen find an internship? How can volunteering enhance my career? Can Career Services help me with my resume? What other offices on campus can help me get experience? I want to go to Law/Graduate/Medical school – do you have advisors to help me?

Tues, 2/7, 9-9:30pm
Let’s Meditate
No experience necessary! Relieve stress, boost energy! Weekly sessions led by trained RAs and Tat staff all semester long.

Wed, 2/8, 4-5:30pm
Certificate in Engaged Leadership Drop-in Personalized Support
1:1 drop-in time with director
Map your leadership journey through Engaged Cornell
For the first time, Cornell is offering a Certificate in Engaged Leadership.  Students who apply their leadership and engagement activities toward the certificate will gain mentoring relationships with faculty and staff and financial resources to make your off-campus service project a reality. Drop-in anytime and learn more about living into your purpose as a leader. More information engagedleadership@cornell.edu or http://engaged.cornell.edu/leadership-certificate
More drop-in times on Feb 22, Mar 8, Mar 22, Apr 12, Apr 26, May 10

Wed, 2/8, 4:45-6pm
Resume and cover letter reviews
Provided by Career Services staff and peer advisors. Open to all first years and transfers, however,
advance sign-ups, which are required, are full for this program. If you would like to be on a Wait List for this event, please email Rita Boratav at rct5@cornell.edu. She will email you IF a slot opens up.
If you can’t make this program, you can have your resume or cover letter reviewed as part of CCS' drop-in hours, Monday to Friday, from 2 to 4 pm in 103 Barnes. Sign up for a 15-minute slot at the 103 Barnes front desk or call 255-5296 in the morning starting at 8 am to sign up for a slot for that same afternoon.
Also, CCS has Express Resume Reviews on 2/3 and 2/10 campus-wide (check calendar http://www.career.cornell.edu/events/calendar.cfm)

Thurs, 2/9, 3-4:30pm and Wed, 2/15, 5-6:30pm
Work smarter, not harder @ the Library
Find out how CU Library staff can help you: digital tools, better search strategies, reserving study rooms, borrowing equipment.
Free library maps, candy, and cool buttons.

Wed, 2/15, 5-6pm
Meet Research Faculty
Chat with faculty researchers representing many diverse disciplines, from American Poetry to Spacecraft Engineering!
Move from table to table with your friends meeting Cornell faculty.
FREE pizza!

Thurs, 2/16, 3-5pm
Switching Colleges?
1:1 drop-in help with internal transfer questions and process
Plus Mar 14, Mar 23, Apr 13, May 4

Wed, 2/22, 4-5:30pm
Engaged Cornell drop-in time

Tues, 2/28, 3:15-5:15pm
Free Headshot
If you're in need of a headshot to apply to internships or summer opportunities, the 2020 Class Council is hosting a free, professional headshot photoshoot.