developing relationships with a wide range of people and organizations
Learn how to manage graduate life with a positive attitude and productive work habits from two campus experts. Whether you’re a new grad student or just want a refresher to start off the year, this fast-paced session is worth your time.
John Boothroyd, PhD, associate vice provost for graduate education, VPGE, and professor, Microbiology and Immunology
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Learn from other changemakers in STEM, and build your professional and academic network at WINS. The WISE Inspirations Network at Stanford (WINS) provides you the opportunity to engage with a diverse array of stand-out women in science and engineering, and connect with potential mentors, peers, and other colleagues.
With multiple events held throughout the year (the largest being the Fall Career Fair), BEAM (Bridging Education, Ambition & Meaningful Work) brings many employers to campus to allow opportunit
BEAM Treks give you the chance to visit different workplaces to explore different career paths.
The Career Exploration Opportunities Internship Program provides a unique opportunity for trainees to gain meaningful and practical work experience in a broad range of sectors.
Practice the art of informational interviews and make connections with other grad students in this fast-paced, interactive workshop. This is a preview of the popular d.school course, Designing the Professional, which is also offered in Spring quarter and as part of the Stanford Graduate Summer Institute in September.
“This workshop took away the fear of networking.” –Fun and Effective Networking Participant
We'll share strategies to get the most out of LinkedIn by building a dynamic profile and utilizing unique LinkedIn features to find connections. This is an interactive lab, so bring your laptop! During this session, learn how to: - Ensure that your profile shows up in the search results - Leverage LinkedIn to research career paths - Identify organizations where you have inside connections - Learn the fundamentals of growing your network - Using Linkedin to grow your network and find job leads
Silicon Valley Energy Summit is the premier annual event for people in Silicon Valley and beyond connected with sustainable energy. Participants gain insights on the latest energy technologies, corporate practices, market trends and emerging government policies. They interact with more than 400 other participants from the world’s largest IT companies, Silicon Valley startups, investment funds, utilities, government, environmental organizations and research institutions.
Please join us for a very special panel on "CEOs in Energy" on Thursday May 16th from 4-5:30 PM in Geocorner 105 (the big lecture hall). The panel will broadly cover innovation and entrepreneurship in the energy sector, with special perspective on what it's like to found and run disruptive companies in the energy and sustainability space.