GPSC

Graduate and Professional Student Council

Events

Upcoming events for graduate and professionals students on The Hub.

International Student Writing Workshop
International Student Writing Workshop

Library Room #138
This workshop series is designed for international students to help them get acclimated to the American classroom, expectations, and coursework.

Interview Like a Pro
Interview Like a Pro

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Are you prepared for your next interview?

 U.S. Job Search for Internationals
U.S. Job Search for Internationals

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Are you an international student or alumni looking for an internship or job? This workshop will review the job search process including creating cover letters and resumes, job search strategies, interview preparation, and how to deal with OPT, CPT, and Sponsorship issues.

Financial Fitness Workshop
Financial Fitness Workshop

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm at Nygreen 3
This introductory workshop focuses on understanding How Money Works; how to make, keep, and grow more of your hard-earned money.

Tech Talks: Recognizing Opportunities w/ Erik & Brian Went
Tech Talks: Recognizing Opportunities w/ Erik & Brian Went

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Hub 101
Tech Talks: Recognizing Opportunities w/ Erik & Brian Went founders of Pharos Center for Innovation.

Know Your Worth: How to Negotiate the Best Salary
Know Your Worth: How to Negotiate the Best Salary

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Learn how to navigate through salary negotiations with employers. You will learn how to conduct salary research and respond to salary.

Own It: thinking like an owner in business and life
Own It: thinking like an owner in business and life

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Lundring Events Center
Paul Orfalea, nicknamed “Kinko” because of his curly red hair, founded the photocopy chain, Kinko’s as a student in 1970, which he grew to $2 billion in sales and more than 1,200 locations. In this month’s Entrepreneur Speaker Series lecture, Paul Orfalea will share his philosophy on thinking like an owner and how it can lead to a life well lived.

Graduate School Fair
Graduate School Fair

10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Flagpoles
Is Grad School in your future? The Graduate School Fair will give you the opportunity to collect information about programs and applications deadlines, establish a contact for future questions or set up a campus visit.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

Meeting & Mini-Elevator Pitch Workshop
Meeting & Mini-Elevator Pitch Workshop

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Swenson 120
Join us for our 2nd meeting where we’ll go over future events and Human Resources topics that affect all job applicants!

3rd Spectrum of Opportunity Conference
3rd Spectrum of Opportunity Conference

9:00 am – 3:00 pm at Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center
Conference event for students, educators, and families to learn about access to success in higher education while living on the spectrum.

Career Chat
Career Chat

10:00 am – 12:00 pm at Flagpoles
Bring your career questions to the spine and speak to a Career Counselor! Resume and cover letter reviews, LinkedIn profile feedback, interview questions, and more…

 Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume
Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Need help putting together a resume? Learn how to format, use action verbs and buzzwords, utilize the newest trends, include internships and volunteer work, and focus on skills that employers are seeking.

Social Media & Your Career: How to Network and Find Jobs on LinkedIn and Twitter
Social Media & Your Career: How to Network and Find Jobs on LinkedIn and Twitter

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Learn the basics on how social media can help or hurt your career. We will also discuss how to maximize LinkedIn and Twitter in your job search.

GRE/GMAT Behind the Scenes and Personal Statement Workshop
GRE/GMAT Behind the Scenes and Personal Statement Workshop

11:00 am – 12:30 pm at Student Union 114, Kingsmen Room
FREE Pizza Lunch!! A representative from Twainstein will go over the GRE and GMAT by giving an introduction to the exam. We will also be going over guidelines for personal statements for students who will be or are in the application process for grad school.

College to Career Workshop
College to Career Workshop

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Learn the secrets to being an amazing employee. This workshop will cover office etiquette, supervisor interactions, resolving problems, adapting to change, and communication at work.

Business Etiquette & Networking Workshop
Business Etiquette & Networking Workshop

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Swenson 101
Learn the importance of Networking and how it can have an effect on your FUTURE career!

Picnic in the Park
Picnic in the Park

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Kingsmen Park
Come kick off the beginning of 2018 Homecoming and Family Weekend at the annual Student Life Picnic in the Park! Open to Students, Alumni, Families, Faculty and Staff!

7th Annual Loop da Lu 5k Walk/Run
7th Annual Loop da Lu 5k Walk/Run

9:00 am – 11:00 am at Kingsmen Park
Join fellow the Cal Lutheran community for a 5K tour of our beautiful Thousand Oaks Campus.

Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume
Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
This workshop will cover types of resumes and uses, resume format, content, newest trends, using action verbs, presenting internship and volunteer experiences, and skills employers are looking for.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

PIHRA Mixer Nov. 1 | 5:30- 7:30pm |Ullman 100
PIHRA Mixer Nov. 1 | 5:30- 7:30pm |Ullman 100

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Ullman 100
Are you ready to meet business professionals and connect for your future career?

2018 Susan Greiser Price Arts and Learning Symposium: From STEM to STEAM
2018 Susan Greiser Price Arts and Learning Symposium: From STEM to STEAM

8:00 am – 2:00 pm at Lundring Events Center
This event is designed to build working partnerships between educators at all levels from preschool to the university, and also between educators and the public, to strengthen visual and performing arts access for all learners.

Career Chat
Career Chat

10:00 am – 12:00 pm at Flagpoles
Bring your career questions to the spine and speak to a Career Counselor! Resume and cover letter reviews, LinkedIn profile feedback, interview questions, and more…

Know Your Worth: How to Negotiate the Best Salary
Know Your Worth: How to Negotiate the Best Salary

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Learn how to navigate through salary negotiations with employers. You will learn how to conduct salary research and respond to salary.

Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume
Marketing U: How to Create an Epic Resume

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Need help putting together a resume? Learn how to format, use action verbs and buzzwords, utilize the newest trends, include internships and volunteer work, and focus on skills that employers are seeking.

College to Career Workshop
College to Career Workshop

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at Kingsmen Room 114
Learn the secrets to being an amazing employee. This workshop will cover office etiquette, supervisor interactions, resolving problems, adapting to change, and communication at work.

Tech Talks: THE ART OF EXECUTION with Dr. Sukumar Chakravarty Ph.D.
Tech Talks: THE ART OF EXECUTION with Dr. Sukumar Chakravarty Ph.D.

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Hub 101
THE ART OF EXECUTION with Dr. Sukumar Chakravarty Ph.D. - President and Chief Scientist Metacomp Technologies, Inc.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

Career & Intern Expo 2019
Career & Intern Expo 2019

10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Flagpoles
Career Fairs are a great way to meet employers and find out about their company or organization.

GPSC Meeting
GPSC Meeting

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Carol's Corner in Student Union (upstairs)
Please join the GPSC for a regular meeting. All graduate and Professionals students welcome.

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