The purpose of this event is to provide Social Sciences students in Level III, IV or graduate studies with the opportunity to learn about potential career paths and the value of a Social Sciences degree by connecting them with professionals from the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.
Date: Friday, January 31, 2013
Time: 8:30-11 a.m.
Location: McMaster University, Celebration Hall
Dress Code: Business Casual
8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:50 a.m. Welcome
9:00 a.m. Speaker Panel
9:30 a.m. Networking Tables
10:50 a.m. Closing Remarks
*Students who register are expected to attend for the full duration of the event.
Employers from the following areas will be present for round-table career conversations:
Limited spaces available. Registration closes TBD.
Undergraduate Students: Register on OSCARplus
- Graduate Students: Email Keri Long
at email@example.com to
register. Please include your student number.
Students are also strongly encouraged to register for a Prep Session before the Career Networking Breakfast. See below for more information.
Career Networking Breakfast Prep Sessions
Experiential Education will be offering three workshops to help registrants best prepare for the networking breakfast. Topics for discussion include:
- Event breakdown - what to expect
- Dressing for success
- Networking do's & don'ts
- Overview of appropriate questions to ask during networking
- Tips and advice
- Q & A
To attend a prep workshop please register through the same registration method listed above for undergraduate and graduate students.The dates and times for these sessions are:
- Tuesday, January 28 - 12:30-1:20 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 29 - 2:30-3:20 p.m.
- Thursday, January 30 - 11:30-12:20 p.m.
In addition representatives of the McMaster School of Graduate Studies will be available at a networking table to provide additional information regarding post-graduate options, and information from the Student Success Centre and Centre for Continuing Education will also be available for students to take and review to help with decision making pertaining to your professional development as a current student and soon-to-be alumnus.
This event is offered by Experiential Education, Faculty of Social Sciences
and sponsored by the School of Graduate Studies.