September 5, 2017
Graduate Student Council: Build Your Professional Network
The Graduate Student Council kicks off the first graduate student professional development workshop series of the semester at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, in 121 Eisenhower Hall.
The Building Your Professional Network event will feature guest speaker Rebecca Robinson, director of economic development for the K-State Institute for Commercialization. This event will focus on building and maintaining your professional network in various contexts.
Topics covered during the session will include:
- Creating an online professional profile.
- Utilizing social media to build your professional network.
- Networking in person at conferences and other professional events.
- How to use business cards for networking.
K-State graduate students and postdocs who attend at least five professional development events hosted by Graduate Student Council during the 2017-2018 academic year will be recognized with a professional development certificate.
Learn more about the Graduate Student Council Professional Development Workshops.