ION Events Calendar 2014-2015

September

October

November

January

March

April


September 2017

Macdonald Campus Career Fair
September 26, 2017. 10:00am - 2:00pm. Macdonald Stewart Building


October 2017

Youth Fusion Information Session
October 3, 2017. 3:00-4:00pm. Leacock 232
Are you interested in initiatives to counter high school dropout rates in Quebec? This information session will introduce Youth Fusion's after-school programs and the opportunities to participate in their mission as a coordinator. The session will be hosted by Sherlie Chatelier, Human Resources and Volunteers Director.

OECD Information Session
October 26, 2017. 12:30-2:00pm. Leacock 232
Learn more about the various career opportunities at the OECD, including the Young Professionals Programme and the Young Associate Programme, and the many summer internship opportunities at the OECD offered through the Internship Offices Network. The session will be hosted by Donal Mulligan, Talent Management Analyst at the OECD.


November 2017

McGill International Experience Award Annual Event
November 1, 2017. 4:30 - 5:30pm. Leacock 232
Attendees will have the chance to hear past McGill International Experience Awardees speak about their international activity and how it impacted their lives.

McGill Abroad Fair (International Week)
November 8, 2017. 9:00am-6:00pm. SSMU Ballroom

Internship C.V. Workshop, Presented by CaPS and the Internship Offices Network
November 14, 2017. 12:30 - 1:30pm. Leacock 232
Thinking of applying for an internship? Learn how to build a perfect CV.
Please RSVP on myFuture: click on "events" and keyword search "CV" under workshops.

Internship Cover Letter Workshop, Presented by CaPS and the Internship Offices Network
November 16, 2017. 12:30 - 1:30pm. Leacock 232
Thinking of applying for an internship? Learn how to write a cover letter that will get you the job!
Please RSVP on myFuture: click on "events" and keyword search "cover letter" under workshops.

University-Wide Pre-Departure Session
November 30, 2017. 5:30-8:00pm. Leacock 132
This session is mandatory for all students who will be travelling out of Canada on a McGill-related travel activity in 2015-2016 (study abroad, internship, exchange, etc.)
For more information and registration, click here.


January 2018

Interviews for Internships Workshop, Presented by CaPS and the Internship Offices Network
January 24, 2018. 12:30 - 1:30pm. Leacock 232
This workshop will help students prepare and plan for successful interviews when applying for internships. The workshop will be facilitated by a CaPS advisor.
Please RSVP on myFuture: click on "events" and keyword search "interview" under workshops.


March 2018

Cross-Cultural Workshop
Tuesday, March 13. 4:30-7:00pm. Royal Victoria College, West Lounge
The workshop will cover themes such as strategies to improve cross-cultural communication, professional and social behavior, country context and its impact on professional and personal objectives, stages of adaptation and managing the stress of culture shock, as well as health and safety. This is a mandatory workshop for all ION interns travelling outside of Europe and the U.S.

Internship Workshop: Success in a Professional Environment, Presented by YES Montreal
Tuesday, March 20. 10:00am-12:00pm. 666 Sherbrooke St. W., Suite 700
This session will offer invaluable advice for internships in an office environment:

  •     Get tips on how to prepare before the start of your internship
  •     Learn how to avoid common mistakes and have a successful internship
  •     Improve your interpersonal communication in an office environment
  •     Learn how to use LinkedIn to your advantage

This workshop is made possible through the generous support of the Faculty of Arts Tarr-Chevrefils Student Advising Fund. This is a mandatory workshop for all ION interns.

Interns Responsibilities and Guidelines
Tuesday, March 20. 6:00-8:00pm. Leacock 232
This session focuses on student interns' responsibilities and highlights the guidelines associated with your internship activity. This is a mandatory session for all ION interns.

University-Wide Pre-Departure Session
Thursday, March 22. 5:30-8:00pm. Leacock 132
This session is mandatory for all students who will be travelling out of Canada on a McGill-related travel activity in 2015-2016 (study abroad, internship, exchange, etc.)
For more information and registration, click here.


April 2018

Internship Workshop: Success in a Professional Environment, Presented by YES Montreal
Tuesday, April 17. 10:00am-12:00pm. 666 Sherbrooke St. W., Suite 700 (This is a make-up session if you missed the first session)
This session will offer invaluable advice for internships in an office environment:

  •     Get tips on how to prepare before the start of your internship
  •     Learn how to avoid common mistakes and have a successful internship
  •     Improve your interpersonal communication in an office environment
  •     Learn how to use LinkedIn to your advantage

This workshop is made possible through the generous support of the Faculty of Arts Tarr-Chevrefils Student Advising Fund. This is a mandatory workshop for all ION interns.

Reception for Awards Recipients
Thursday, April 26. 5:00-6:30pm. Royal Victoria College, West Lounge
A reception to celebrate all award recipients. During this session, we will also discuss the responsibilities of Arts Interns and Award Recipients, as well as explain the forms students must submit. This is a mandatory reception for all ION interns.

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