February

Successful Interviewing and Resume Skills  

Place: Grace's Place (204 Express Scripts Hall (formerly CCB)) Grace's Place -- 204 Express Scripts Hall (formerly CCB
Date: February 9th, 2015 Monday
Time: 5:30pm
Sponsored by: IS Mentoring Program
Format: Panel Discussion, Speed Mentoring, Social Hour
Description: Our panel of experts will talk about landing that dream job and how to succeed in the resume and interview phases of your job hunt.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.


March

Mobile Apps for Business Advantage

Place: Grace's Place (204 Express Scripts Hall (formerly CCB)) Grace's Place -- 204 Express Scripts Hall (formerly CCB)
Date: March 10th, 2015 Tuesday
Time: 5:30pm
Sponsored by: IS Mentoring Program
Format: Presentation, Speed Mentoring, Social Hour
Description: Application Development for mobile platforms is one of the fastest growing areas of IT. Hear from our panel of experts about the business and career value that mobile development can bring.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.

April

Cyber Security

Place: Grace's Place (204 Express Scripts Hall) Grace's Place -- 204 CCB
Date: April 8th, 2015 Wednesday
Time: 5:30pm
Sponsored by: IS Mentoring Program
Format: Panel Discussion, Speed Mentoring, Social Hour
Description: Data theft and cybercrime are major threats to individuals and organizations. Knowledge can be an effective deterrent to become a victim. This is an opportunity to network with peers and experts in the field of cyber security.

After the presentation we will devote a short period of time to our "speed mentoring" activity.

Feel free to stick around for the social hour to network with our mentors, and make those contacts. Refreshments will be served.

 

  Biweekly 

Advisory and Student Officer Meeting  

Place: 212 Express Scripts Hall 2003 - 2004 Advisory Board
Date:
Time: 5:30 pm
Format: Round Table Discussion
Description:

The Advisory Committee formed of Alumni advisors and Student Officers participate in a monthly meeting to manage the operations of the IS Mentoring Program at UMSL. Topics discussed will include events, budgets, membership, and other administrative duties.