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Pizza & Beer Skill Development Workshops

Winter 2016 Events

Tuesday, January 26: Tools You Can Use - Goal Setting & Time Management

Presenter: Dan Herschlag, Ph.D.

Succeeding as a scientist requires effective goal setting, time management, and balancing the many demands on you and your time. Dan Herschlag, PhD discusses proven techniques for realistic goal-setting, maximizing your time inside and outside the lab, and how improving your health and well-being will also help you achieve your scientific goals.

Wednesday, February 24: Career Values Workshop

Presenter: Stephanie Eberle, Director of the School of Medicine Career Center

Are you unsure which careers of choice are best for you? This interactive workshop provides the opportunity to explore your values as they apply to career exploration and decision making. Space is limited. RSVP:

Wednesday, March 30: The Career Expo - 3 P's for a Positive Impression

Presenter: Joe Bucher, Assistant Director of the School of Medicine Career Center

Do you want to expand your professional network, learn about specific companies, or secure a full time position? Get ready for the BBIE and other networking events by attending this workhop highlighting the preparation, practice, and process for making the most of a career expo. RSVP:

Future Events & Workshops

Spring 2016 workshops schedule coming soon! Topics may include:

  • It's Not "Publish or Perish" but Rather, "Do Great Science"
  • The Elevator Pitch for Scientists
  • Engaging Mentors in Your Academic & Professional Development
  • Giving Successful Poster Presentations

Prior Workshops

Workshops held in prior quarters include:

  • Tools for Success
  • Resource Blitz!
  • Managing Expectations With Your Advisor
  • Choosing The Right Rotations & Thesis Lab
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Winter 2016 Schedule

Pizza & Beer Skill Development Workshops will be held on Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 5:30-7:00pm.

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