SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development

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The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University at Buffalo offers undergraduate and graduate students an opportunity to receive free professional development training through the SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development program.

This cost free program is designed to help undergraduate and graduate students develop and improve “power skills,” which are in high demand from employers around the world. To earn a SEAS 360° Certificate of Professional Development, which you can add to your resume, you must complete 25 hours of training. Training hours can be obtained by attending workshops, seminars, online professional development programming, and through approved experiential learning opportunities. Most workshops are typically 1 to 1 1/2 hours in length.

While participation in this program is optional, students interested in pursuing this certificate program must first opt-in.

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Past Events

A listing of prior SEAS 360° Professional Development Workshops can be found below, listed by semester.

If you have an idea for a future workshop, please contact us at seas360@buffalo.edu.

Spring 2019

January 15, 2019: Interviewing Skills - Keys to Applying for Jobs and Interviewing

January 22, 2019: MS Word - Harnessing the Power of Templates, Headers, Footers and Reviewing Tools

January 24, 2019: Strengths Based Leadership - Teams and Leadership

February 7, 2019: Graduate School 101: What You Need to Know

February 13, 2019: Resume Writing for Jobs and Internships

February 18, 2019: Get Discovered with your Bullseye powered by Handshake Profile

February 19, 2019: Creating a Great LinkedIn Profile

February 21, 2019: Graduate School 201: Navigating the Application Process

February 27, 2019: Job and Internship Search Strategies

March 4, 2019: Making the Most of the Job and Internship Fair

March 5, 2019: Interviewing Hacks That Work

March 12, 2019: Job Search Strategies and Immigration Issues

March 13, 2019: Salary Negotiation Tips

March 14, 2019: Intercultural Communications in Today's Global Economy - Part 2

March 27, 2019: DiSC Assessment: Understanding Your Leadership Style to Improve Emotional Intelligence

April 2, 2019: Pay Equity - Salary Negotiation Skills

April 4, 2019: Tips and Tricks to Planning for Building Your Career and a Powerful Resume

April 10, 2019: Rocket: A Simulation on Intercultural Teamwork

April 11, 2019: Graduate School 301: Financial Literacy, Scholarships and Funding

April 17, 2019: Marcelo Barros - The International Advantage: Get Noticed, Get Hired!

April 25, 2019: Resume and Cover Letter Review Session

Fall 2018

September 6, 2018: Your Path to Success: Winning the Job and the Lightning Talk Competition (Tips and Skills)

September 10, 2018: Get Discovered with your Bullseye powered by Handshake Profile

September 10, 2018: Working with Different Personalities in the Workplace

September 13, 2018: Resume Writing for Jobs and Internships

September 13, 2018: Rocket: A Simulation on Intercultural Teamwork

September 17, 2018: International Students: The American Job Search

September 18, 2018: Creating a Great LinkedIn Profile

September 19, 2018: STEM Majors: Jobs and Internships

September 21, 2018: Networking: What is It, What’s Appropriate and Why it’s Important for Your Career

September 25, 2018: Passport to Employment: Tips from UB Engineering Alumni

September 27, 2018: Making the Most of the Job and Internship Fair

October 1, 2018: Interviewing Hacks that Work

October 4, 2018: Soft Skills: The Key to Developing Your Career

October 4-5, 2018: Career Perspectives Networking Conference

October 10, 2018: DiSC Assessment

October 16, 2018: Public Speaking

October 18, 2018: Engineering Ethics

October 23, 2018: Networking for Introverts

October 25, 2018: Grad School 101: What You Need to Know

November 6, 2018: Resume Writing - Building a Career and Your Resume

November 13, 2018: Global Dexterity: Working in Global Environments

November 29, 2018: Intercultural Communications in Today's Global Economy

December 11, 2018: Applying for Jobs and Employment Interviewing

December 12, 2018: Strengths Based Leadership - Individual Strengths

Summer 2018

June 7, 2018: Data Visualization Principles

June 28, 2018: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

June 28, 2018: Framing for Leaders: Perception Based Leadership

June 28, 2018: Mental Models: how to Make Intelligent Decisions

July 10, 2018: Excel: Data Prep, Pivot Tables and Working with Worksheets

August 1, 2018: Tableau: Installation, Data Connections, Interactive Reports and Dashboards Workshop

Spring 2018

February 8, 2018: Resume Writing for Jobs and Internships

February 9, 2018: Leading Self: Time Management vs Priority Management

February 13, 2018: Engineering without Borders

February 14, 2018: Get Discovered with your Bullseye powered by Handshake Profile

February 14, 2018: Funding Your PhD: Fellowships for Graduate Study

February 15, 2018: Grad School 101

February 16, 2018: Optimizing Student Learning

February 19, 2018: Creating a Great LinkedIn Profile

February 20, 2018: STEM Majors: Jobs and Internships

February 20, 2018: Non Profit Panel Discussion with Blackstone Launchpad

February 21, 2018: US Army Corps of Engineers- 10 Things I Wish I Knew When Starting My Career

February 26, 2018: UB Alum from Bloomberg LP

February 27, 2018: Grad School 201

February 28, 2018: Job and Internship Search Strategies

March 5, 2018: Making the Most of the Job and Internship Fair

March 6, 2018: Interviewing Hacks that Work

March 8, 2018: Grad School 301

March 14, 2018: Salary Negotiation Tips

March 15, 2018: Resume and Cover Letter Part 1

March 27, 2018: Networking for Introverts

March 29, 2018: DiSC Assessment

April 4, 2018: Stress Management

April 5, 2018: Leading with Emotional Intelligence

April 5, 2018: Framing for Leaders: Perception Based Leadership

April 5, 2018: Mental Models: How to Make Intelligent Decisions

April 5, 2018: Leading Self: Public Speaking

April 6, 2018: Strengths Quest

April 6, 2018: Team Building in the Workplace

April 12, 2018: Applying for Jobs and Employment Interviewing

April 12, 2018: Leading Others: Building a Community

April 24, 2018: Effective Visual Presentation Skills

May 2, 2018: DiSC Assessment

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