Senior Success Day — Training For Your Future

Tuesday, Feb. 10
8:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.

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  • Must RSVP by Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 in order to participate in a Mock Interview.
  • Must RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 in order to participate in other Senior Success Day activities.
  • NOTE: Registration for Senior Success Day 2015 is complete. We look forward to seeing you on Feb. 10!

You’re finally ready to enter the workforce...or are you?
Before you attempt to land your dream job, hone your interviewing, networking, and etiquette skills during USM’s Senior Success Day, set for Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015.


YOU should attend Senior Success Day!

Why? Because business leaders and human resources professionals from major organizations will be on hand to help you with gain the knowledge you need to achieve your career goals with:

  • Mock Interviews
  • Mastering the art of networking
  • Tips for repaying student loans
  • Business etiquette and more


Contact the Student Success Office


Kaela McWherter
913-758-6119
On campus: ext. 6119
Kaela.McWherter@stmary.edu
 
Nick Cale
913-758-6131
On campus: ext. 6131
Nick.Cale@stmary.edu


The Student Success Office is dedicated to helping students gain the most  academic achievement during their stay at USM — from day one to graduation.


For questions, contact
Nick Cale: 913-758-6131 or email Nick.Cale@stmary.edu
Kaela McWherter: 913-758-6119 or email Kaela.McWherter@stmary.edu


Print a PDF of the Senior Success Day Agenda Here »

Time

Topic

Location

Description

8:15 – 8:40 a.m.

Check In & Welcome from Sister Diane and Alumni Department

Mabee Auditorium

Coffee and light breakfast items provided.

8:45 – 9:30 a.m.

Featured Speaker—Alum and
USM Board Member Joe Contrucci

Mabee Auditorium

Hear frin someone who's been in your shoes and has much experience to prepare you for post-graduation.

9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

The Collegiate Learning Assessment / NSSE

Various — Mabee, Berchmans Classrooms

Validate the prestige and strength of your degree!

11:30 a.m. – 12:45 a.m.

Faculty & Senior Lunch

Mead Hall — Walnut Room

Take the opportunity to sit down with the professors who have championed your success and served as educators, mentors, and professional references.

1 – 3:30 p.m.

Mock Interviews

Student Nurses:
Barchmans Room

Education Students:
De Paul 12

Other Majors:
Berchmans — Red Room

Practice your interviewing skills with alumni and employers who will give feedback to help you land that first professional job or secure your place in graduate school.

1 – 3:30 p.m

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*1:00 and 2:15

Worried About Loan Repayment?

Mead Hall — Faculty / Staff Lounge

Sit down one-on-one with our financial aid professionals to get your loan repayment questions answered.
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*Financial Aid / Loan Repayment Presentation

1 – 3:30 p.m.

Are You Ready for Graduation?

Mead Hall — Faculty / Staff Lounge

Finalize your graduation day event details and purchase your cap & gown — and avoid shipping costs!

1 – 3:30 p.m.

Free Time to Take a Professional Headshot

Mead Hall 100 / Marketing

Prepare your professional social media profile for your upcoming interviews — start with a professional headshot!

 

Sign up NOW »

  • Must RSVP by Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 in order to participate in a Mock Interview.
  • Must RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015 in order to participate in other Senior Success Day activities.
  • NOTE: Registration for Senior Success Day 2015 is complete. We look forward to seeing you on Feb. 10!