Events

Networking and LinkedIn Tips

September 21; 1 - 2:30 pm

This Professionalism 101 for Graduate Students session will cover the basics of networking, including your "elevator pitch," as well as discuss informal vs. formal networking opportunities, and how the career center can assist as graduate students prepare for their next step …

"Emerging NASA Earth Science Opportunities with Very High-Resolution Commercial Imagery and Cloud Computing"

September 21; 2 - 3:30 pm

Dr. Chris Neigh, NASA, presents this Department of Geography seminar …

Meet the BEEPS Foundation

September 23; 5:30 - 6:30 pm

The BEEPS Foundation was created to continue Becca Eldemire's work of developing lifelong environmental stewards by making sustainable practices accessible to people from all walks of life. We're taking a different approach to environmental communication and advocacy through shared human connection …

"Sustainability & You"

September 24; 7 - 8 pm

Professor Scott Johnston will be enlightening us on what exactly sustainability is, and the many outside factors which it entails. He will also describe what students can do in order to take their own personal action in helping our planet …

"Time Management for Graduate Students"

September 28; 1 - 2:30 pm

This Professionalism 101 for Graduate Students session will help you to manage your time effectively during graduate school …

Hike-A-Thon Plus

September 29; 9 am - 2 pm

The Hike-a-Thon Plus will offer opportunities to discover our local natural resources, learn from various demonstrations, and explore by hiking on marked trails at the Miami University Natural Areas. With over 1,000 acres and 17 miles of trails that cross beautiful streams, woodlands and wildlife, Miami University's Natural Areas are perfect for beginner, moderate and experienced hikers interested in this 1-, 3- or 5-mile event …

"CV vs. Resume"

October 5; 1 - 2:30 pm

This Professionalism 101 for Graduate Students session will explain when to use the appropriate one. Grad students are encouraged to bring their laptops as we will use the remaining time to update/create or adjust their already created resumes/CVs …

"Building a Data Refinery to Model the Earth"

October 5; 2 - 3:30 pm

Dr. Caitlyn Kontgis, Descartes Labs, presents this Department of Geography seminar …