April 14 2014
Today's post is by Crystal Snyder, Coordinator for the University of Alberta's Undergraduate Research Initiative (URI).As another academic year draws to a close, between the celebratory spirit of the end of classes and the hustle to prepare for final exams, there may be a question lingering on the minds of many students: "Now what?"I remember being in the final semester of my undergrad degree,
April 01 2014
Today's post is from Amy Roy Gratton, Experiential Learning Coordinator at CAPS: Your U of A Career Centre.
When it comes to engaging in career exploration activities time is important. Every year, CAPS organizes U of A Job Shadow Week, which relies on the willingness of professionals to volunteer their time to support students’ career development. This past February we recruited over 150
March 10 2014
This week is Professional U at the U of A. CAPS is hosting a number of sessions and events to help U of A students prepare for the transition from the classroom to the workplace. In anticipation of Professional U, we ran three Google Hangouts last week, all of which you can watch on our YouTube channel: Presenting yourself professionally in interviews, Using social media to advance your career