LACIS

Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program

Career Workshops

 

 

Previous Workshops:

 

Career Roundtable Discussion: Learn about careers in the international non-profit and journalism fields

 

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 (1:00-2:00 p.m., 206 Ingraham Hall)

 

Led by Jacob Kushner, LACIS and School of Journalism Alum, Award-winning, freelance journalist, MA in International Journalism from Colombia University 

Jacob discussed his experiences working as a freelance journalist and on possible careers in the international non-profit, NGO and journalism fields.

 

 

Alternatives to Traditional Study Abroad


Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 (12:00-1:00 p.m., 206 Ingraham Hall)

 

Are you interested in volunteering or interning abroad? How about participating in a study tour led by a non-profit organization doing work in Latin America or the Caribbean?  Have you ever considered the Alternative Break opportunity? It's never too early or too late to build your resume and begin your career search!

 

College to Career: LACIS & IS Majors in the Field


Thursday, November 17th, 2011 (5:00-7:30 p.m., the University Club, 803 State St.) This event includes appetizers, beverages and an in-depth workshop with L&S Career Services Advisor, Molly Krochalk.


Co-sponsored by LACIS, the Wisconsin IS Major Association, the IS Major, Go Global!, the Global Studies Program and the L&S Career Center.


College to Career: LACIS & IS Majors in the Field 

(Thursday, February 10th, 5:00-7:00 p.m., the University Club, 803 State St.)

 

This event includes dinner and an in-depth workshop with L&S Career Services Advisor, Molly Krochalk. Co-sponsored by LACIS, the Wisconsin IS Major Association, the IS Major, and the L&S Career Center

 

Resume & Cover Letter Development for Students Wishing to Market Themselves Internationally 

(April 6th, 2010, 4:00 p.m., Room 336 Ingraham Hall)
Presented by the L&S Career Center

 

Domestic Job Search Tips for Students with Interdisciplinary Degrees, Foreign Language Skills & Study Abroad Experience 

(April 14th, 2010, 4:00 p.m., Room 336 Ingraham Hall)
Presented by L&S Career Center

 

Peace Corps: Everything you ever wanted to know...and more!" 

(November 10th, 2009)
Presented by Jeff Sheffy, UW Campus Representative for the Peace Corps

 

Teach for America Information Session 

(October 8th, 2009)

Presented by Luke Livingston, Recruitment Director for Teach for America

 

LACIS Country-Focused Study Abroad Information Session (September 15th, 2009)
Presented by International Academic Programs 

 

Study Abroad in Spain Information Session 

(April 14th, 2009)
Presented by International Academic Programs

 

Domestic Job Search Tips for Students with Interdisciplinary Degrees, Foreign Language Skills & Study Abroad Experience 

(April 9th, 2009)
Presented by L&S Career Center

 

Resume & Cover Letter Development for Students Wishing to Market Themselves Internationally 

(April 2nd, 2009)
Presented by the L&S Career Center

 

 

LACIS Country-Focused Study Abroad Information Session (January 30th, 2009)
Presented by International Academic Programs

 

LACIS Academic Programming Session (February 10th, 2009)


Presented by LACIS Staff

Internships and Careers Abroad: A Workshop for International Studies & LACIS Majors

 

(December 2nd, 2008)

Presented by Go Global!