Dear History Student,
Are you wondering what you’ll do after you graduate? The Department of History invites you to participate in the Backpack to Briefcase (b2B) program so you can meet alumni from your department, build your professional network and practice your networking skills. Upcoming events are listed below.
Networking Made Easy at b2B – a workshop designed to prepare you for all the networking you’ll do at b2B events and beyond.
Friday, September 15 (3-5pm) – BA 1130, Bahen Centre, 40 St. George Street
Monday, September 18 (1-3pm) – SS 1073, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
Friday, September 22 (11am-1pm) – SS 1073, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St. George Street
Register for one of these workshops here: http://alumni.artsci.utoronto.ca/b2b-networking-made-easy/.
Speed Networking Nights – sit down with alumni from your area of study, ask them questions and hear their top tips and advice for making the transition out of University – what did they do after graduation, how did they do it, what did they learn, what could you do?
Humanities: Wednesday, September 27th (6-8pm) – JHI 100, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George Street
Life Sciences: Thursday, September 28th (6-8pm) – JHI 100, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George Street
Social Sciences: Wednesday October 4th (6-8pm) – JHI 100, Jackman Humanities Institute, 170 St. George Street
Math & Physical Sciences: Thursday October 5th (6-8pm) – location TBD
Industry Nights – mingle with alumni from industries you’re interested in joining; enjoy delicious refreshments while building your professional network.
Wednesday, November 15th: Careers in Government, Public Policy, Not-for-Profit & Social Justice (6-8pm)
Wednesday, November 15th: Careers in STEM & Innovation (6-8pm)
Thursday, November 16th: Careers in Arts & Culture (6-8pm)
Thursday, November 16th Careers in Business, Finance, Marketing & Entrepreneurship (6-8pm)
Register for any alumni-student event here: http://alumni.artsci.utoronto.ca/b2b-registration-fall-2017/.
We look forward to seeing you at upcoming b2B events – always feel free to get in touch if you have questions about the program!
p.s. Full participation in the b2B program can be included on your Co-Curricular Record (CCR).