Schedule

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2020 IGI Career Day Schedule (PDF)

Graduate Career Day Schedule

8:30 – 9:30AM

Check-In

9:00 – 10:15AM

Translating Your Skills & Writing Resumes
What transferable skills have you developed in graduate school? And how can you explain them in ways that make sense to employers? In this interactive workshop, learn how to identify your skills and practice articulating their value in a variety of contexts, including resumes. You will work with real job ads from a variety of fields to give you hands-on experience making connections between your skills and what employers are looking for.

10:30 – 11:30AM

Panel 1: Government, NGOs, Human Rights, and Education Programs
Speakers: Levi Armlovich, Laura Fyfe, Nellie Manis, Aida Orgocka

11:45AM – 12:45PM

Individual Informational Interviews I (Illini Union Room 409)

Pre-registration required to schedule 20-minute informational interview with panelist

12:45 – 1:45PM

Lunch Break

1:45 – 2:30PM

Panel 2: Working in University Services, Administration, and Education Programs
Speakers: Matthew Rosenstein, Antonio Sotomayor, Donna Tonini, Angela Williams

2:45 – 3:45PM

Individual Informational Interviews II (Illini Union Room 409)

Pre-registration required to schedule 20-minute informational interview with panelist

4:00 – 5:00PM

Panel 3: Museums, Community, & the Private Sector
Speakers: Annie Contractor, Elena Jakel, Noriyasu Li

5:00 – 6:00PM

Networking & Reception