Workshops

All workshops listed are posted in our CareerBuzz system.    By clicking on the event title, you will be taken to the event in CareerBuzz, where you have access to more information about the event and can express your interest in attending.   NOTE:  You must have an active CareerBuzz account to access this information.  Any questions about any of these events can be sent to careereducation@gatech.edu.

Updated:  July 16, 2024

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Graduate Internship Program: International Student Focus

August 5, 2024 | 2:00 PM
Webinar (Online)

Are you an international graduate student who is considering participating in an internship? The Graduate Internship Program is often used by graduate students who have secured internships. This workshop will discuss the procedures and requirements of the Graduate Internship Internship Program, answer questions that students have about the program, and what to consider as an international student.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_wdITVrzASSSKIX-HV2zp1w

 


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Graduate Internship Application Day

August 6, 2024 | 3:00 PM
Webinar (Online)

We understand that navigating the registration process for your graduate internship can be complex, which is why we’re here to guide you through every step. In this virtual session, our experienced team will provide comprehensive support to ensure a smooth and successful registration process.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7ljXqXJrQe208kVPPl0CsA

 


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Graduate Internship Program Info Session

August 12, 2024 | 4:00 PM
Webinar (Online)

Are you a graduate student who is considering participating in an internship? The Graduate Internship Program is often used by graduate students who have secured internships. This workshop will discuss the procedures and requirements of the Graduate Internship Internship Program, and answer questions that students have about the program.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MQX9_GSzTAqcfnfU3gRPEg

 


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Grad Expo: Resource Fair for New Graduate Students (In-person)

August 15, 2024 | 10:00 AM
Exhibition Hall

The Graduate Career Development team welcomes new master’s and doctoral students to GradExpo, Tech’s resource fair for graduate students. Join us to learn about the career programs and services we offer, including tailored workshops, career advising, and professional development opportunities. Additional activities at GradExpo include information sessions, campus tours, door prizes, and more!
Student registration is not required but encouraged. For complete details, visit: https://grad.gatech.edu/gradexpo

 


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Asynchronous Resume Review by Grad Peer Advisor, Berkeley Chandler : August 19 -23

August 19, 2024 | 8:00 AM
Virtual Event

Our Asynchronous Grad Peer Advisor Resume Review service allows you to receive feedback on your resume without needing an appointment. After signing up by RSVP and submitting your resume via the Qualtrics link below, one of our peer advisors will review your document and return it to you via email within 5 business days. This brief, drop-in style review is designed to provide quick, constructive feedback and is not a replacement for individual appointments.
To get a resume review, you must RSVP to this workshop AND submit your resume via Qualtrics (click the link below)

https://gatech.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bqEEfHBYRxicfye

 


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Career Bootcamp 1: Resumes, Cover Letters, & Job Searching (Virtual)

August 22, 2024 | 11:00 AM
Virtual Event

Need to get ready for the fall hiring season? Join us to learn about resume writing, cover letter, and job search best practices.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5r8gF9nKQ_q-C1jVWvOpDA

 


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Inside Boeing: Networking Insights from Industry Leaders (Virtual)

August 27, 2024 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event

Gain valuable networking strategies and insights directly from Boeing. Hear from Alejandro Botero, Senior Manager and Airplane Characteristics Certification Leader, and Kaela Fraizer, Composite Materials & Process Engineer. Learn how to build connections, navigate professional relationships, and leverage opportunities within industry. This webinar is open to all Georgia Tech students including undergraduate, Master, and PhD. Post-doc students are welcome as well!

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_aznM9pD9Qeunc3tNaxF1oA

 


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Using Design Thinking to Navigate Your Career Path During Grad School and Beyond (In-person)

August 28, 2024 | 3:30 PM
Student Success Center – President Suite C & D

Unsure exactly what you want to do professionally after graduate school or how exactly you’re going to get from here to there? You are not alone! In this workshop, we will walk you through how to use a design thinking approach to help you to build a life where you can flourish at and beyond Tech. We will be using self-reflective and interactive exercises developed by the Stanford Life Design Lab.
The facilitator for this session will be Jana Stone, Ph.D., Assistant Vice Provost for Professional Development.

 


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Resume Lab for Master’s and PhD Students (In-person)

September 3, 2024 | 2:30 PM
Bill Moore Student Success Center – President Suite A & B

Experience a resume workshop like no other! Bring your laptop and get ready to actively update your resume with personalized guidance and constructive peer reviews. You’ll be working right at your table, making real-time improvements with our expert support. Light refreshments will be offered.
Note: This is a collaborative working workshop, not an individual resume review session.
Location: Bill Moore Student Success Center; Presiden suites A, B, C, and D

 


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Meet Your COS Career Educator

September 11, 2024 | 5:00 PM
Student Center – Northside Room, 3rd Floor

Meet James Stringfellow- Your College of Sciences Career Educator!
Welcome back, College of Science students! As we enter the Fall 2024 Semester, join us for an exclusive opportunity to connect with your dedicated Career Educator, James Stringfellow.
Event Details:
Location: John Lewis Student Center, Rafael Bras Northside Room, 3rd FloorDate: Wednesday, September 11, 2024Time: 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
This event is your gateway to a semester filled with career-focused workshops and panels. Including:

Meet Your Career Educator- Sept 11, 2024
What Can I Do with my Georgia Tech Science Degree (2 Sessions) Sept 18 & 25, 2024
Science & Math Internships (How to get started) Oct 9, 2024
Science Alumni Insights featuring META- Oct 16, 2024
CoS Student and Alumni Leadership Dinner- Oct 30, 2024
Career Trek- Home Depot (TBD)

Dive into the world of possibilities, mingle with fellow students in your major, and network with industry leaders. Plus, we’ve got a delicious dinner waiting for you!
Secure your spot and register for this insightful presentation on CareerBuzz today! Don’t forget to bring a friend along—it’s the perfect way to kick off the fall semester. See you there!

 


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Graduate School or Job Search? Understanding Your Options

September 17, 2024 | 3:00 AM
Virtual Event

This workshop will guide you through the decision-making process of choosing between graduate school and entering the job market. We’ll discuss job market trends and delve into the unique aspects of Master’s and PhD programs to help you make an informed decision.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_tzxx-u8MSLGY4IsLtnWA_A

 


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How to Identify INTN-Friendly Employers for International Graduate Students (Virtual)

September 18, 2024 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Discover how to find and connect with employers who hire international students through targeted strategies and resources. This workshop is designed to support international graduate students in their internship and job search efforts, but all international students are welcome to join.
Format: Virtual lecture with Q&A.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_VmrM6uYfRiOiKs5myqV26g

 


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What Can I Do with My Georgia Tech Science Degree (Physical Sciences & Math Session)

September 18, 2024 | 6:00 PM
John Lewis Student Center – Cypress Theater

Most students enrolled in the College of Sciences traditionally re-enroll in graduate school, medical school, and doctorate programs. There is a growing population of students interested in employment opportunities after their undergraduate degree. The question being asked by these students is “what can I do with my science degree?”.
To answer this question, we are developing a panel series connecting students with professionals in the sciences. In this series is called “What Can I Do with My Georgia Tech Science Degree?”. We are inviting professionals from various disciplines of the science industry to provide insight on career pathways post-graduation. This session is targeting our physical sciences and math majors including:
Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Earth & Atmospheric Sciences.
Event Details:
Date: Wednesday, Sept 18, 2024Location: John Lewis Student Center- Cypress TheaterTime: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PMRefreshments will be servedStudents may Register via CareerBuzz

 


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Graduate Internship Program Info Session

September 20, 2024 | 3:00 PM
Webinar (Online)

Are you a graduate student who is considering participating in an internship? The Graduate Internship Program is often used by graduate students who have secured internships. This workshop will discuss the procedures and requirements of the Graduate Internship Internship Program, and answer questions that students have about the program.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_qyK9Q99DRuulbs7KpKdW2Q

 


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What Can I Do with My Georgia Tech Science Degree (Life Sciences Session)

September 25, 2024 | 6:00 PM
John Lewis Student Center – Cypress Theater

Most students enrolled in the College of Sciences traditionally re-enroll in graduate school, medical school, and doctorate programs. There is a growing population of students interested in employment opportunities after their undergraduate degree. The question being asked by these students is “what can I do with my science degree?”.
To answer this question, we are developing a panel series connecting students with professionals in the sciences. In this series is called “What Can I Do with My Georgia Tech Science Degree?”. We are inviting professionals from various disciplines of the science industry to provide insight on career pathways post-graduation. This session is targeting our life sciences majors including: Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, Psychology, and Biochemistry
Event Details:
Date: Wednesday, Sept 25, 2024Location: John Lewis Student Center- Cypress TheaterTime: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PMRefreshments will be servedStudents may Register via CareerBuzz

 


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[PhD Career Series] Strategies for Personal Branding through LinkedIn and Research Profiles (Virtual)

September 26, 2024 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Discover the art of building a compelling online professional brand with our workshop on LinkedIn and other digital platforms. Discover the art of building a compelling online professional brand with our workshop on LinkedIn and other digital platforms. This workshop offers strategies to effectively showcase and enhance your professional brand.
Format: Virtual lecture with Q&A.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_fGYiQloJSJKlWflqGghYYg

 


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Ask Anything: Virtual Networking for OMS Students (Virtual)

October 1, 2024 | 5:00 PM
Virtual Event

Join our “Ask Anything: Virtual Networking” webinar, specifically designed for online Master of Science students. This interactive session offers expert answers, tips, and insights on virtual networking. Enhance your networking skills, gain valuable knowledge, and connect with peers and other professionals in your field. Don’t miss this opportunity to elevate your career!

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_vgXAITTvS7mV_g7c8Gx7aQ

 


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[PhD Career Series] Acing Screening Interviews for Faculty Positions (Virtual)

October 3, 2024 | 12:00 PM
Virtual Event

Are you ready to stand out in your next faculty job screening interview? This workshop will help you prepare effectively to secure a campus visit among other shortlisted candidates. You’ll gain insights into the typical interview process for tenure-track faculty positions and learn strategies to excel in your screening interviews.
Format: Virtual lecture with Q&A.

https://gatech.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_euPbIrUtS3ee3sSf96j1cw

 


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Introducing Yourself: How to Network During and After Conferences for Master’s and PhD Students (In-person)

October 3, 2024 | 3:30 PM
John Lewis Student Center – Northside Rm 3rd Floor

The opportunity to meet, connect, and discuss research with your fellow academics or future employers will help with your own career and research. However, networking at conferences can feel like a daunting and overwhelming task. Learn tips and tricks to make a positive impression during various conference activities (e.g., presentations, posters, and lunch). The workshop includes an opportunity to practice with your peers. Postdocs are welcome to join.

Location: Rafael Bras Meeting Room (Northside) at John Lewis Student Center

 


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Science and Math Internships (How To Get Started)

October 9, 2024 | 5:00 PM
John Lewis Student Center – Northside Rm 3rd Floor

Event Title: “Sciences & Math Internships (How to get started)”
Join us for another insightful session in the workshop, brought to you by the College of Sciences Career Educator. This installment delves into key aspects of the finding science internship positions. This will be a wonderful opportunity to gain valuable insights from our panel of students and members of the Career Center Experiential Learning team as they share strategies towards securing that coveted science internship position. Secure your spot today and join us for an engaging exploration into the world of scientific internships and how to register them with the career center. Students may RSVP via CareerBuzz.

 


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