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October 3, 2011


Student Services Fee Committee
Interested in serving on the student services fee committee? More information about this years committee with be coming in the next couple weeks!  In the mean time, you can review what was done last year at the student services fee website

Higher Education Small Area Plan
The Higher Education Small Area Plan is being conducted by the City of Duluth to plan for the future of the area around the University of Minnesota Duluth and the College of St. Scholastica.  As part of this plan, the City is hoping to better understand student housing preferences and invites you to answer a few brief (12) questions. 
Your input is important to the decisions made by the City, and I hope you will take a few minutes to complete the survey.


Interviewing Workshop
Monday, October 3, 2011
4 to 5 pm
SCC 22

How to prepare for interviews and successfully present yourself as a top candidate.

Head of the Lakes Job and Internship Fair
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
10 am to 2 pm
Kirby Ballroom and The Rafters

Over 60 companies are registered to attend!

The Head of the Lakes Job & Internship Fair is a general (all majors) job fair held annually at UMD. Employers will be seeking candidates for internships and full-time positions, as well as promoting their company. Students register at the door. This event is free and open to current students and recent alumni from the University of Minnesota Duluth, College of St Scholastica, and University of Wisconsin Superior.

Employer Information Sessions
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
5 pm
LSBE 125

Deloitte & Touche LLP
Thursday, October 6, 2011
5 pm
LSBE 135

Now What? Learn How to Choose the Right Career Webinar
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Available online after 4 pm

Are you looking for a career that:

  1. You look forward to going to work most of the time
  2. You are extremely successful and productive because you are doing what comes naturally to you
  3. Your work is a natural expression of your talents and personality, so you fit with your work like a duck fits in a pond
  4. A day on the job leaves you feeling energized, not burned out
  5. You are proud of what you do
  6. Work often feels more like play

Learn that you do have control over your career and your destiny.

Recruiters Interviewing On Campus
Several companies are conducting interviews on campus this fall. Log into your GoldPASS account to check schedules, requirements and deadlines.

Graduate School Workshop
Thursday, October 6, 2011
Noon to 1 pm
Garden Room

Thinking about graduate or professional school? Join us to learn more about what degrees are available to you and which might be most appropriate for you. You will get information on planning for grad school, what it takes to be a good candidate, and the steps in the application process.

Other Fairs
Minneapolis Idealist Grad Fair (Minneapolis, MN) - Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 5 to 8 pm

“Fresh 15” Fridays! 
On the menu today is “Sandwich Art”!  Learn how to be creative in your sandwich making with these quick, easy and nutritious sandwich construction ideas.  You will learn how to make aesthetically pleasing and tasty sandwiches using colorful fruits and veggies from our “Fresh 15” garden on the UMD campus.  All recipes for Fresh 15 Fridays are designed for dorm room cooking. Friday, October 7, Garden Room, 10-11:30am.  Please RSVP by emailing


Student Bowling Night Sponsored by Entrepreneurship Club
Back by popular demand, Entrepreneurship Club will hosting student bowling night at Skyline Lanes starting at 9 PM! If you register on the facebook page in advance you can reserve a lane for up to 8 people for only $20 all night! It not registered before it will be $5 cost at Skyline Lanes. This is an UNLIMITED bowling night! Shoe rentals are only $2! There will be 16" pizza's on sale for only $10! Don't forget that Skyline Lanes plays the latest and greatest tunes by request! Come on out to the cheapest bowling night in Duluth!

For a list of all events, please visit the UMD Calendar of Events.

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