Graduate Studies

Workshops

The Office of Graduate Studies is hosting a workshop series this spring. We will be offering several workshops for graduate students designed for professional development. We invite you to attend one or more of the workshops described below.

If you have any questions please contact Rebecca Silverman at rsilverman@usm.maine.edu or (207) 780-4877.

Interviewing Skills Workshop with Rodney Mondor, Student Success Coordinator
This workshop will cover the components of an interview including research and preparation, questions to ask, what an interviewer is looking for, and much more.

Beyond Your Resume: Tips and Tools to Enhance Your Job Search with Joe Austin, Director of Community Based Learning
This workshop will focus on networking, resume writing, LinkedIn, and more. Please bring your resume with you to this workshop -- the instructor will review each attendee's resume and will give personalized tips and comments.

Microsoft Excel Workshop with Alice Cash, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs - School of Business
This will be a basic excel training that will cover basic to intermediate formulas and functions, how to edit and organize worksheets, conditional formatting, visual tools, and more. This workshop will be held in a computer lab so attendees will be able to follow along and learn interactively.