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(MAC) How to Find a Job

17 Sep 2019 13:00
14:00

Looking for a job or internship? Start here! This popular workshop provides an overview of key job-search strategies, as well as tips on how to uncover hidden opportunities and build relationships that maximize your job search efforts.

By attending this workshop, students will be able to:

Research Ethics and Conduct Seminars: Session II

19 Sep 2019 10:00
11:30

Mark your calendars for the 2019 Research Ethics and Conduct Seminars.

Session 1: September 12

Session II: September 19

This event is open to everyone, but mandatory for new Graduate students (bring your McGill ID for registration!)

 

Chart Making in Excel: Going Further by Telling a Story with your Data

19 Sep 2019 11:30

Tell an impactful story with your Excel data. Learn how to select and customize the right chart to successfully convey your message, as well as use appropriate colour schemes and compelling titles to highlight your main points. Participants will be creating different charts to answer specific questions.

OPEN TO: everyone

(MAC) How to Write a CV and Cover Letter

20 Sep 2019 10:00
11:00

This workshop will help you to understand the various elements of a CV (resume) and cover letter in order to compose a customized application that highlights relevant skills to an employer.

By attending this workshop, students will be able to:

(MAC) How to Make the Most of the Career Fair

20 Sep 2019 11:00
11:30

Attending career fairs can be a key component of a job search strategy. Having a plan in place will help you make the most of your career fair experience. This workshop will help you determine how to prepare beforehand and provide concrete tips on interacting with recruiters. We'll also cover what to do after the fair so that you can turn your conversations into lasting contacts.

By attending this workshop, students will be able to:

EndNote Essentials

23 Sep 2019 10:00

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

OPEN TO: everyone

Macdonald Campus Career Fairs

24 Sep 2019
to
26 Sep 2019

The Macdonald Campus Career Fairs are a great way to connect with organizations right here on campus! Come meet representatives who are looking to inform and recruit students for volunteer, summer, and internship positions, and part time and full time jobs.

Wild Game Is Life: The Importance of Indigenous Food Sovereignty

24 Sep 2019 08:30
10:00

Prof. Treena Delormier and her Human Nutrition class welcome Mac campus students to join in attending a lecture given by dynamic speaker Rich Francis, Wild Game Is Life: The Importance of Indigenous Food Sovereignty.

Admission free but registration required.

 

Food for Thought Public Lecture Series: AI in Agriculture: Where do we go from here?

24 Sep 2019 19:00
20:30

The Food for Thought Public Lecture Series (FFT) is celebrating 20 years!!

This season, we will be looking at the fast-growing and fascinating world of artificial intelligence - AI – exploring notions of AI and its implications for human activity and identity.

Internships Poster Event 2019

25 Sep 2019 13:30
15:30
Come see how Macdonald interns spent their summer!  Posters will be on display from 1:30 - 3:30 PM Everyone is welcome to attend!

For more information: internships.macdonald [at] mcgill.ca

(MAC) How to Interview

27 Sep 2019 11:00
12:00

You’ve landed an interview! You now have a chance to persuade your potential employer that you are the candidate they want. This workshop will help you to develop the skills you need to deliver a successful interview as we’ll cover strategies for highlighting your strengths, using positive body language, and communicating your enthusiasm for the job.

By attending this workshop, students will be able to:

Macdonald Homecoming

28 Sep 2019

Mark your calendars for Macdonald Homecoming 2019!

Many exciting events are planned. Visit the Homecoming webpage for details and to register.

Sneak Peek Macdonald Campus

28 Sep 2019

You are invited to take a Sneak Peek at all that McGill's Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and the Macdonald Campus have to offer!

Events will be held in the Macdonald Campus Centennial Centre.

Details will be available soon on our webpage!

T-PULSE Graduate Teaching Workshop

30 Sep 2019 09:00
14:30

Would you like to improve your T.A. skills, use your time more efficiently, and learn how to be more effective in front of a class? Be a better T.A. now and a better teacher in the future? Here’s your chance!

MyResearch Module 1: EndNote Essentials

1 Oct 2019 14:00

Find out how to build your personal database of references using EndNote. Learn how to organize the references in groups, produce bibliographies, attach files to your references, insert bibliographic citations in your papers in your chosen style, and more. Note: The session will be taught on Windows computers, but Mac users are also welcome to attend since the program's functionality is the same on both platforms.

OPEN TO: Graduate and postdoc students

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