Fall 2017 Calendar Of Events

Career Services has a number of events planned this semester to assist you in all aspects of your career development.  See below for up-coming events over the next few weeks…you can also view our full calendar of events for the semester here.

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kaplan-logoKaplan Test Prep Sessions
(For the GRE, LSAT & MCAT Practice Tests)

Tuesday, September 19th – Montesi
GRE:  3:00 pm
LSAT:  4:00 pm
MCAT:  5:00 pm
If you are interested in a review sessions for any of these three Graduate School Admissions tests, reserve your place by registering at the links below!  It’s free!

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Tuesday, September 19th – 12:30-1:45 pm
Buckman Hall 112

graphic_gradschoolexpoGraduate School Expo
Thursday, September 21st
12:00-2:00 pm, Canale Arena

This event is open to all students and recent grads across all academic majors. More than 65 graduate schools/programs are already scheduled to be present, representing health care programs, law schools, education program, business/MBA programs, engineering degrees, arts programs, as well as several representing all of their schools graduate-level programs.

At this event, you can learn more about:

• Entrance requirements
• Program prerequisites
• Funding opportunities (Scholarships, Graduate Assistantships, Financial Aid, etc.)
• Courses of Study
• Research/Internship/Practicum Opportunities
•…and more!

If you think graduate school might be in your future, then this is a can’t-miss opportunity! Stop by any time between 12:00 to 2:00 pm. (Some schools occasionally have to leave early, so to ensure you get to talk to everyone you want, be sure to arrive before 1:30 pm.) For an up-to-the-minute list of schools confirmed to attend thus far, check your CareerLinX account!

Schools/Programs registered as of Monday, September 18th include:

Health Care/Science:
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Christian Brothers University (Physcian Assistant Studies)
Lincoln Memorial University – DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine at Arkansas State University
Palmer College Of Chiropractic
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (Georgia Campus)
Ross University School of Medicine
Samford University McWhorter School of Pharmacy
Southern College of Optometry
St. Jude Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
The University of Tennessee, College of Graduate Health Sciences
UAB School of Optometry
Union University School of Pharmacy
University of Memphis School of Public Health
University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, College of Medicine
University Of Tennessee Health Science Center, College Of Nursing
UTHSC Tennessee Institutes For Pre-Professionals (TIP) Program
William Carey University-College of Osteopathic Medicine

Law Programs:
American University Washington College of Law
Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School/Savannah Law School
LSU Law School
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific
Mercer Law School
Mississippi College School of Law
New England Law | Boston
Regent University School of Law
Saint Louis University School of Law
The University of Mississippi School of Law
The University of Tulsa College of Law
Tulane University Law School
UALR William H. Bowen School of Law
University of Memphis School of Law
University of Missouri School Of Law
University of Tennessee College of Law

Multiple Programs/All Programs:
Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis (Social Work & Public Health)
Delta State University
Drexel University
Freed-Hardeman University
Jacksonville University
Kaplan Test Prep and Admissions
Lipscomb University
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Teach for America
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
The University of Mississippi
The University Of Southern Mississippi
Union University
University Of Kentucky (Patterson School Of Diplomacy & International Commerce)
University of Memphis

Arts/Education/Religion:
Asbury Theological Seminary
Harding University Professional Counseling
Memphis Theological Seminary
Richmont Graduate University: School Of Counseling & School Of Ministry
Savannah College of Art and Design
Christian Brothers University (Master Of Education)

Engineering:
Christian Brothers University (Master Of Engineering Management)
New York University Tandon School of Engineering

Business/MBA:
Christian Brothers University (Master of Accountancy)
Christian Brothers University (MBA)
Keller Graduate School of Management / DeVry University
The University of Mississippi-DeSoto
University Of Memphis, Fogelman College Of Business & Economics
Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

businesscardMock Interview Day
Wednesday, September 27th
Career Services Office
If you need to brush up on your interviewing skills, or if you’ve never been on an interview before, this is a can’t-miss opportunity!  One of our employer partners will conduct a mock interview with you, then give you feedback at the end on how you can improve, so that when it counts, you’ll be ready!  Stop by Career Services today to sign up for your interview time! (Interview slots will last 30 minutes each.)

cityyearlogo[1]Pizza & Professionals:  City Year
Thursday, September 28th
12:30-1:30 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)

Academic Internship Informational Meetings
Wednesday, October 4th
All Day in Career Services (Buckman 207)

Pizza & Professionals:  Tennessee Department Of Transportation
Thursday, October 5th
12:30-1:30 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)

First Impressions:  Personal Branding
Tuesday, October 10th
1:00-2:00 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)
(Lunch Served starting at 12:45)

Cupcakes & Careers:  ServiceMaster
Wednesday, October 11th
3:30-4:30 pm, Buckman 211 (Montesi)

Career Panel:  “Gap Year” Option
Thursday, October 12th
12:45-2:00 pm – Buckman 211 (Montesi)

The Memphis Chapter of the American Marketing Association is hosting an event for recent graduates this Thursday, September 21st, at 5:30 at The Bluff.  Click here for more information.