Get Connected

Created in 2015-16, “Get Connected” is a series of events curated by GPB on topics of professional development for bioscience graduate students. Some events are organized and convened by GPB staff, others by UCLA partners such as the Graduate Division, Biomedical Library and the Career and Writing Centers. Get Connected is designed to make it easy for bioscience graduate students to find high-quality career and professional development opportunities that are appropriate to their interests.

Winter 2020 

 

January 9th :  Effective Resume Writing

Time:  9:00am-10:30am, Career Center, Room 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

January 13th:  Building a Tailored Cover Letter

Time: 3:00-4:30pm, Career Center, Room 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

January 14th: Building Positive Mental Habits*

Time: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM, Boyer Hall 130

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/building-positive-mental-habits-tickets-86030891713

 

January 15th:  HIRE UCLA Job Fair

Time:  10:00am- 3:00pm, Ackerman Grand Ballroom

RSVP:  ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

January 21st :  Preparing for the Career Fair and STEM Networking 

Time:  3:00pm-4:30pm, Career Center, Room 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

January 24stSTEM Networking Breakfast

Time:  8:30am-10:00am,  Bruin Reception Room

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

January 28th:  Maintaining Effective Communication *

Time: 4:30 PM-6:00 PM, Boyer Hall 159

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/maintaining-effective-communication-tickets-86038967869

 

Feb 3rd : Bioscience Women's Circle

Time: 10:00am-11:30am, Boyer Hall 159

 

Feb 4th :  Establishing a Professional Online

Presence with LinkedIn

Time: 3:00pm-4:30pm, Career Center, 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

 

 

 

Feb 7th: Persuasive Interviewing

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm, Career Center, 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

Feb 11th: Navigating Negotiation Workshop

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm, Career Center, 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

Feb 11th : Dealing with Conflict  *

Time: 4:30PM- 6:00PM, Boyer Hall 130

RSVP:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dealing-with-conflict-tickets-86152132347

 

Feb 19th:  Should I Postdoc? A Guide for Graduate Students in STEM and the Health Sciences

Time: 12:00pm-1:30pm, Career Center, 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

Feb 20th: Careers in Higher Ed Administration

Time: 6:00pm- 8:00pm, Weyburn Terrace Village View Room

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

Feb 25th: Confident Networking

Time: 12:00pm- 1:30pm, Career Center, 200

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

Feb 25th: Managing Commitments *

Time: 4:30PM-6:00PM , Boyer Hall 130

RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/managing-commitments-tickets-86045818359

 

Feb 26th :  Exploring Careers In... DATA SCIENCE

Time: 8:30am-10:30am, CNSI Lobby and Auditorium

RSVP: ucla.joinhandshake.com

 

March 2nd : Bioscience Women's Circle*

Time: 10:00am-11:30am, Boyer Hall 159

 

 

 

 

 

 

**REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR ALL EVENTS**

Professional Development Resources

Career Preparation Toolkit: http://career.ucla.edu/Portals/14/Documents/PDF/Graduate_Services_Toolkit/Career_Preparation_Toolkit.pdf

Career Center Graduate Student Drop-Ins: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursdays, 2:30 – 4:00 PM, CAREER CENTER 200

Graduate Writing Center, Workshops, Programs and Resources: https://gwc.gsrc.ucla.edu/

Graduate Writing Center Writing Consultation Appointments: https://gwc.gsrc.ucla.edu/Appointments