ION Events Calendar 2014-2015

September

October

November

January

March

April


September 2016

Post-Internship Debriefing Session
September 12, 5:00-6:00pm. Leacock 232.
All interns are required to participate in the debriefing session following the completion of their internship (date to be determined). The session will focus on the return to McGill after an international experience. Topics covered will include challenges faced in the workplace, skills gained during the internship, and how your experience might have reinforced or challenged your future career objectives. This is also an excellent opportunity to share experiences with fellow interns.
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ION Internships Information Session
September 28, 4:00-5:00pm and  September 29, 2:00-3:00pm. Leacock 232.
Find out about the internship opportunities administered through ION and the Schull Yang International Experience Award.
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ION Internship Information Session: Macdonald Campus
September 27, 2:30-3:30pm. Raymond Building R4-046/048.
Find out about the internship opportunities administered through ION and the Schull Yang International Experience Award.
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October 2016

Youth Fusion Information Session
October 4, 10:00-11:00am. Education Building 437.
Learn more about Youth Fusion and the paid internship opportunities available to current McGill students and recent graduates. The session will be presented by Sarah Houde, Executive Director of Youth Fusion.
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Emzingo Information Session
October 17, 12:00-1:00pm. Arts 160.
Learn more about Emzingo and the summer 2017 internship opportunities available in South Africa. The session will be presented by Julie Savaria, Academic Partnerships at Emzingo.
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OECD Information Session
October 27, 12:30-1:30pm. Chancellor Day Hall, Room 312.
Learn more about the internship opportunities available at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Paris for summer 2017. The session will be presented by representatives from the OECD.
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November 2016

OceanPath Fellowship Information Session
November 2, 12:00-1:00pm. Arts 160.
Learn more about this exciting opportunity for graduating McGill students.
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Internship C.V. Workshop, Presented by CaPS and the Internship Offices Network
November 15, 12:00-1:00pm. 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 17, 12:00-1:00pm. 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 23, 6:00-9:00pm. 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 2017

Interviews for Internships Workshop, Presented by CaPS and the Internship Offices Network
January 31, 1:30-2:30pm. 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 2017

Synergos Insitute Information Session
March 7, 12:00-1:00pm and 2:00-3:00pm, Arts 160.
Synergos is a global non-profit organization that brings people together to solve complex problems of poverty - creating opportunities for individuals and communities to thrive. Katie Silva, Senior Coordinator of Human Resources at Synergos, will be on campus to talk about job and internship opportunities with the organization.

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Cross-Cultural Workshop
March 21, 4:30-8:30pm. Leacock 232.
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.

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ION Internship Interns Meeting
March 27, 5:00-6:00pm, Arts 160.
This is a mandatory meeting for all students completing summer internships administered by the Internship Offices Network. This is a chance to ask any questions you may have regarding your internship and to meet your fellow interns. Past interns will also be in attendance to answer any questions you may have.

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University-Wide Pre-Departure Session
March 30, 5:30-8:30. 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 2017

Internship Workshop: Success in a Professional Environment, Presented by YES Montreal
April 18, 10:00am-12:00pm. 666 Sherbrooke Street West, 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.

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Reception for Awards Recipients
April 20, 4:00-6:00pm. Arts Lobby.
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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