S-STEM Calendar of Activities

S-STEM Calendar of Activities

2014-2015

All costs for the following activities will be covered by the grant (DUE-1060089) if you are an S-STEM scholar!

September

  • Fall Welcome Dinner
  • Undergraduate Research Poster Session sponsored by McNair

October

  • Workshop: Writing Personal Statements
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Analytical Writing)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Verbal Section)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Math Skills I)
  • GRE Prep Seminar (Math Skills II)
  • October 8-11, Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing Meeting in Phoenix

November

  • Head of the Lakes Job & Internship Fair, UMD Kirby Student Ballroom
  • Business Etiquette Dinner
    Sign-up with Career Services.

December

  • Good luck studying for finals!
  • Workshop: Applying for Summer Research Opportunities
  • Work on graduate school & summer research applications over the break.

January

  • Field Trip to ???? Make a suggestion!
  • Finalize summer research applications

February

  • Interview Skills Workshop
  •  MN Private Colleges Job & Internship Fair.
    See for more information.

March

  • GRE Prep Workshops
    Register with the McNair Scholars program
  • American Chemical Society Annual Conference, March 22-26, Denver

April

  • Midwest Instruction & Computing Symposium (MICS) 
  • Please email Jen R. if you are planning to attend.
  • Showing of the movie Naturally Obsessed: The Making of a Scientist
  • Spring Farewell Dinner