Events Calendar for UCI Students

Webinars are virtual workshops and events held via Zoom. Registration is provided through Handshake. Zoom webinar details including the link will be available upon registration. For more information, please see our Eligibility Policy.

Webinars

 RegisterTaking a Gap Year podcast episode Thursday, October 15th 2020, 9:00 am PDT - Friday, November 13th 2020, 5:00 pm PST

October 15, 2020 (9:00am PDT) - November 13, 2020 (5:00pm PST)

Are you considering taking a gap year? Listen to this podcast episode featuring one UCI alumna's story. She shares insights and what she did during her gap year before beginning graduate school.
**LINK TO LISTEN: https://anchor.fm/ucicareer/episodes/Taking-a-Gap-Year-ekpibp

 RegisterJob Search Strategies Grad Students Only Tuesday, October 27th 2020, 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm PDT

October 27, 2020 (12:00pm - 12:30pm PDT)

Learn to research and understand the job market. Discover how to narrow your search, locate jobs, and develop an action plan to get you started. This section will also incorporate strategies pertinent to job search during COVID.

*If you would like to request special accommodations (i.e., closed captioning, etc.) for this webinar, please email llyon@uci.edu.



(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterHow to Get an Internship Tuesday, October 27th 2020, 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PDT

October 27, 2020 (2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT)

From internship search strategies to making the most of your internship, get ready for internship success!

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Oct 27, 2020 – 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: How to Get an Internship

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterHow to Ace Your Video Interview Presented by Jasmine Cho, PSC Biotech Corporation Wednesday, October 28th 2020, 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm PDT

October 28, 2020 (3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT)

Presented by Jasmine Cho, PSC Biotech Corporation, (Bio Sci Consulting Co.)
https://biotech.com
Learn what to expect and get tips on how to prepare for a virtual interview.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: How to Ace Your Video Interview
Time: Oct 28, 2020 – 03:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterJob Search in the Time of COVID-19 Thursday, October 29th 2020, 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm PDT

October 29, 2020 (2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT)

From networking techniques to tips on using Handshake, learn effective strategies to search for jobs during the time of COVID-19.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Hi there,

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Oct 29, 2020 – 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Job Search in the Time of COVID-19

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterTips for Successfully Tackling the GRE featuring The Princeton Review Monday, November 2nd 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

November 2, 2020 (12:00pm - 1:00pm PST)

Looking to attend graduate school in your future and not sure how to approach the GRE? Join Princeton Review to learn some tips, tricks, and best practices to tackle the GRE successfully!

Please note:
We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. This is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Webinar details:
You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Nov 2, 2020 – 12:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Tips for Successfully Tackling the GRE featuring Princeton Review

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterApplying to Graduate School Tuesday, November 3rd 2020, 3:00 pm - 3:50 pm PST

November 3, 2020 (3:00pm - 3:50pm PST)

Learn foundational tips about the grad school application process, and factors to consider when selecting programs that are right for you.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Applying to Graduate School
Time: Nov 3, 2020 – 03:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterThe Pre-Med Journey Tuesday, November 3rd 2020, 6:00 pm - 6:50 pm PST

November 3, 2020 (6:00pm - 6:50pm PST)

This webinar will focus on medical school admissions criteria and developing a competitive application. Other topics include effective interviewing, the AMCAS Process, and asking for Letters of Recommendation.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: The Pre-Med Journey
Time: Nov 3, 2020 – 05:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterInstagram Live: What I Learned After Applying to Graduate School Wednesday, November 4th 2020, 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm PST

November 4, 2020 (3:00pm - 3:30pm PST)

Watch us on Instagram Live! A UCI alumna will share "Lessons I Learned After Applying to Graduate School." Join us at: http://www.instagram.com/ucicareer

 RegisterCurrent UCI Graduate Student Panel Wednesday, November 4th 2020, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm PST

November 4, 2020 (4:00pm - 5:00pm PST)

Learn from our panel of current UCI graduate students representing programs in: Neurobiology and Behavior, Counseling Psychology, Education and Sociology. Hear about what grad school life is really like! Additional tips and advice regarding applying to graduate school will be shared.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: Nov 4, 2020 – 04:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Current UCI Graduate Student Panel

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterFrom PhD Candidate to PhD in Academia: A Panel Discussion Grad Students Only Thursday, November 5th 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

November 5, 2020 (12:00pm - 1:00pm PST)

Join us as we explore the transition from candidacy to the world of a PhD in academia. Panelists will discuss the process of transitioning from “student” to “colleague”, share insights regarding their job search process, and provide us with key strategies for success.

*If you would like to request special accommodations (i.e., closed captioning, etc.) for this webinar, please email llyon@uci.edu.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:

(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterHow to Pay for Law School Thursday, November 5th 2020, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm PST

November 5, 2020 (1:30pm - 2:30pm PST)

Presented by Chapman Law School Admissions. Learn about ways to help fund a law school education.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: How to Pay for Law School
Time: Nov 5, 2020 – 01:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterWhat to do to Get into Law School Thursday, November 5th 2020, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm PST

November 5, 2020 (3:00pm - 4:00pm PST)

Presented by UCI Law School admissions. Learn about tips on how to be a competitive applicant and get into law school in this virtual session.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: What to do to Get into Law School
Time: Nov 5, 2020 – 03:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterHow to Ask for LOR and Write a Personal Statement Thursday, November 5th 2020, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm PST

November 5, 2020 (4:30pm - 5:30pm PST)

Co-presented by UCI's Center for Excellence in Writing & Communication. Come hear about the factors that go into crafting a strong personal statement and asking for letters of recommendation.

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

Career Pathways is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: How to Ask for LOR and Write a Personal Statement
Time: Nov 5, 2020 – 04:30 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterSkills That Define High Performance Leaders Graduate Students Encouraged Tuesday, November 17th 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

November 17, 2020 (12:00pm - 1:00pm PST)

Presented by the CA State Auditors:
In this presentation, participants will acquire a deep understanding of the top six leadership skills that define high performance based on the research of Zenger & Folkman. They will learn some of the core components those skills, including planning and project management, and develop the ability to identify those skills, or the absence of them, in leaders. They will also obtain a set of criteria to strive for as a leader and upon which to gauge their performance.


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterVirtual Chat with a CA State Auditor Recruiter Graduate Students Encouraged Tuesday, November 17th 2020, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm PST

November 17, 2020 (1:00pm - 2:00pm PST)

Presented by the CA State Auditor:

Join an informal virtual chat with CA State Auditor recruiter, Shana Love. Shana will answer questions regarding becoming as a CA State Auditor and application process. All majors are encouraged to attend.


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterInstagram Live: Career Chats with Alumni Wednesday, November 18th 2020, 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm PST

November 18, 2020 (3:30pm - 4:00pm PST)

Join us this fall quarter as the Division of Career Pathways is launching an Instagram Live series of Career Chats featuring UCI alumni providing career advice to current Anteaters. We'll be talking about their career journeys, their involvements on campus that has helped them and so much more. Make sure you tune in on Instagram @ucicareer

 RegisterThe Coolest Career You’ve Probably Never Heard Of Graduate Students Encouraged Thursday, November 19th 2020, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm PST

November 19, 2020 (11:00am - 12:00pm PST)

Presented by the CA State Auditor's office:
Participants will learn about the role of the California State Auditor’s office, our relationship with the State Legislature and our core functions. They will learn in-depth about the Performance Auditing career path, its purpose, the associated responsibilities, and its reach, scope and impact. They will learn of the intrinsic and extrinsic benefits of the position, what “a day in the life” is like, what characteristics and competencies are required and desired for applicants, and how to apply.


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterVirtual Chat with a CA State Auditor Recruiter Graduate Students Encouraged Thursday, November 19th 2020, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PST

November 19, 2020 (12:00pm - 1:00pm PST)

Presented by the CA State Auditor:

Join an informal virtual chat with CA State Auditor recruiter, Shana Love. Shana will answer questions about becoming a CA State Auditor and the application process. All majors are encouraged to attend.


(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterLeveraging your LinkedIn Webinar Tuesday, December 1st 2020, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm PST

December 1, 2020 (2:00pm - 3:00pm PST)

Get tips and tricks on how to build a network using LinkedIn!

We will be hosting this workshop via Zoom where you can access the workshop anywhere as long as you have internet access. Students have the ability to ask questions throughout the webinar via chat box feature. Please note, this is NOT an in-person workshop, so all participants will join the webinar remotely.

When: Dec 1, 2020 – 02:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Leveraging your LinkedIn Webinar

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
(Zoom webinar details available upon registration)

 RegisterInstagram Live: Career Chats with Alumni Wednesday, December 2nd 2020, 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm PST

December 2, 2020 (3:30pm - 4:00pm PST)

Join us this fall quarter as the Division of Career Pathways is launching an Instagram Live series of Career Chats featuring UCI alumni providing career advice to current Anteaters. We'll be talking about their career journeys, their involvements on campus that has helped them and so much more. Make sure you tune in on Instagram @ucicareer

Featuring:
Troy Novales
UCI Alumni '16
Recruiter at Cedar