Loyola University Chicago

The Graduate School

Fall workshops

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Networking and LinkedIn Workshop

Sarah Syversen from the Career Development Center will explain how graduate students can use LinkedIn to start networking while still in grad school to explore potential career pathways. Learn how to communicate your skills, experiences, and interests and make connections with professionals outside the academy.

This event includes FREE LUNCH and is open to all graduate students in the humanities.

Date: Tuesday, October 31st
Time: 12:00-1:00
Location: Damen Student Center 216

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop

Sarah Syversen will return for a hands-on resume and cover letter writing workshop. Using actual job postings appropriate for someone with a PhD in the humanities, Sarah will walk us through how to actually turn your CV into an effective resume and how to draft a compelling cover letter. We'll discuss how to translate your skills and experience from grad school into language that employers can understand and value. You will leave with a draft resume and cover letter. This is a hand-on workshop, so bring your laptop and current CV

This event is open to all graduate students in the humanities.

Date: Thursday, November 16th
Time: 4:30-6:00
Location: Cuneo 111