The McGill community regularly organizes a wide variety of career events. Mark your calendar with our McGill Alumni Career Services Webinars, panel discussions on campus, and our networking events taking place around the world.
McGill Red & White 2014
Red & White (R&W) 2014 was an event series hosted in partnership with the Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU), the Campus Life & Engagement (CLE) Office and the Development and Alumni Relations Office. Events during Red & White celebrated the graduating students, introduced them to the Seeds of Change projects, and informed them of the alumni community and the networks and opportunities available to them upon graduation.
McGill All Star Profs – Last Chance Lectures
May 1st, 2014
McGill All Star Profs – Last Chance Lectures featured 6 “All Star” professors who gave emotional and inspiring talks that featured their subject matter expertise while also interweaving valuable knowledge, wisdom and life lessons.
Rex Brynan (Political Science)
Peter Younkin (Management)
Patricia Hewlin (Management)
Jay Hewlin (Music)
Ariel Fenster (Chemistry)
Aliki Thomas (Occupational Therapy)
Seeds of Change 5a7
May 1st, 2014
The Last Chance Lectures were followed by a 5a7 sponsored by Seeds of Change. In attendance were Seeds of Change staff member who introduced the new crowd funding website, and members of 4 projects who introduced their projects and invited students and professors to help their cause.
May 2nd, 2014
The Careers BootCamp featured sessions that touched upon various skills and resources required by a student to start their career. The BootCamp also included a lunch and panel which featured 4 professionals from various fields and industries.
“Self-Assessment and Your Career”
“Boost your professional Profile with Social Media”
“Job Search Tools (CV, Cover letter, interview)”
Lunch Panel: “How do your personal values inform professional success?”
“First year on the job – what you don’t know will hurt you”
“Money Management for Young Professionals”
Brunch with a Dozen McGillians
May 4th, 2014
The Brunch with a Dozen McGillians provided students and recent graduates with an opportunity to network and learn from accomplished alumni professionals over a casual brunch. 12 McGill alums hosted tables of 8 graduating student who introduced themselves to the entire group and then lead discussions on career paths and opportunities at their respective tables.