McNair Scholars Program

FALL 2014 CALENDAR

During the Fall/Spring Semesters, McNair Workshops meet every Wednesday in the ITTC Common Veranda at 3:30pm.

September

12   Welcome Back! (Friday)

17   Career & Educational Goals/Graduate School Expectations

24   Applying to Graduate School - Writing Personal Statements and Receiving Letters of Recommendation

25   UNI Career Fair (McLeod Center from 11am-3pm)

October

1   Stress Management

8   Personal Statement Follow-up

15  Mid-terms - No McNair Workshop

22  Community Engagement

29  Meet and Greet - 5:00-6:00pm, Location: CME

November

5   Letters of Recommendation/Funding Ideas (Sources & Searching)

     Graduate Programs Open House (5-7pm)

12 CV's and Resumes

19  Admissions Process and Summer Research Opportunities

26  Thanksgiving - No McNair Workshop

December

3  Test Anxiety

10 Ugly Sweater Party & Graduate Recognition

17 Final Weeks - No McNair Workshop but stop by for treats!

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