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Monday, January 07, 2019 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
A talk by Roald Hoffman: Publishing Scientific Papers

Learn from a Nobel laureate about how to get published! Roald Hoffmann shares personal reflections and practical advice about scientific publishing, including submission letters, anonymous review, dealing with editors, and manuscript revision.

Free and open to all, this is the keynote talk for the

Location:
120 Physical Sciences Building

Tuesday, January 08, 2019 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Research From Start To Publish Workshop

Jan 8 12:30-1:30pm Innovative Ideas for Test Driving Your Career, Susi Varvayanis, Executive Director, Cornell BEST

See the full agenda below. A free two-day workshop for engineering, math and physical sciences graduates but open to all fields.  Expert guidance on publishing and

Location:
Physical Sciences Building
Full agenda:
Jan 7 @9:30am-5pm, Jan 8 @9am-4pm

Monday, January 14, 2019
2019 AIBS Emerging Public Policy Leadership Award

Each year, the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS) recognizes graduate students in the biological sciences who are demonstrating an interest and aptitude for working at the intersection of science and policy.  

Recipients of the AIBS Emerging Public Policy Leadership Award

Location:
Washington DC
Held March 25-27
Apply by January 14

Monday, January 14, 2019 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM
Careers in Biomolecular Sciences

Sponsored by GGD, BMCB, BBS & BEST Program 

Hosted by Dr. Paula Cohen (paula.cohen@cornell.edu)
Careers in Biomolecular Sciences (BioMG 7800/7940)

Register by January 4th at: http://bit.ly/CareersBMS2019

Speakers:

Patty Clark, Associate Director, Corporate Counsel at Regeneron

Location:
Schurman Hall
Lecture Hall 4/5

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 01:31 PM
PHYS 7679:Finding Your Scientific Voice:

Communicate your research more clearly to scientific audiences, and enroll now for PHYS 7670 Finding Your Scientific Voice, taught by Prof. Itai Cohen. This course emanated from a BEST-supported workshop to help graduate students and postdocs improve their research presentation skills.

PHYS

Location:
294D Clark Hall

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 07:30 AM - 10:00 AM
The Power of IMPACTful Leadership Principles

POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER, sorry!

The BEST Program will sponsor qualified BESTies who want to attend and willing to share driving.  Please let Azucena Ortega know by Friday January 18. 

AM&T is pleased to offer an exciting SEMINAR on

The Power of IMPACTful Leadership Principles&

Location:
Owego Treadway Inn
Owego, NY

Thursday, January 31, 2019 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
ASAP Science Policy Happy Hour

Join Advancing Science And Policy (ASAP) to meet peers who may be interested in science policy careers, to network with locals already engaged in science policy, and to munch on chips and dips provided by ASAP!

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Other opportunities in Science Policy:

The American

Location:
Bickering Twins

Sunday, February 03, 2019
NextProf: Science 2019

The NextProf Science Workshop is designed to encourage talented scientists and mathematicians with a demonstrated commitment to diversity to consider academia — an exciting and rewarding career. We will help you develop strategies to strengthen your ability to pursue an academic career. Travel

Location:
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Held May 6-9

Tuesday, February 05, 2019 03:00 PM - 04:15 PM
NYAS webinar: Informational Interviews

Cornell graduate students and postdocs can secure free individual memberships under Cornell’s institutional NYAS (New York Academy of Science) membership. NYAS provides access to their events and webinars for free or at a reduced price for its members. See NYAS webinar links for

Location:
Webinar

Wednesday, February 06, 2019
Spring Technical & Entrepreneurial Career Fair

Meet potential employers (48 advertise for doctorates, 20 for postdocs), learn more about possible employment opportunities, and practice networking skills for your job search.

See more information and sign up here

Location:
Barton Hall

Wednesday, February 06, 2019 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
ASAP: CCST Fellowship info session

California Council on Science & Technology Fellowship: Your Next Step?

The California Council on Science & Technology (CCST) Science Fellows program recruits PhD scientists and engineers to spend one year serving policymakers in the California State Legislature. Current fellow Dr. Chanel

Location:
100 Mann Library

Friday, February 08, 2019 - 11:59 AM
2019 AIBS Congressional Visits Day

Join the American Institute of Biological Sciences on March 25-27 for our annual Congressional Visits Day in Washington, DC. (Please note that the dates for the program have changed from March 18-20 to March 25-27, 2019)

Meet with your members of Congress to help them understand the important role

Location:
Washington, DC.

Friday, February 08, 2019 10:22 AM
Advocacy Day & AAAS CASE Workshop

Priority consideration will be given to applicants affiliated with the Cornell BEST Program and to those in the later stages of their training. The events take place in Washington DC.

Cornell Graduate Student Advocacy Day Date: March 27

This exciting opportunity is designed for

Location:
Apply by Feb. 8, 2019
Held March 24-27
Washington DC

Monday, February 11, 2019 03:30 PM - 09:00 PM
NYAS webinar: Resume and LinkedIn Profile

Cornell graduate students and postdocs can secure free individual memberships under Cornell’s institutional NYAS (New York Academy of Science) membership. NYAS provides access to their events and webinars for free or at a reduced price for its members. See NYAS webinar links for

Location:
Webinar

Thursday, February 14, 2019 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Tell an Epic Research Story webinar

Start in the middle to be remembered in the end. The narrative structure used by epic stories is key to hooking attention that sparks research collaboration. Researchers like you uncover fascinating information about the natural and built worlds. To turn your new understandings into inventive

Location:
Online

Friday, February 15, 2019 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Handling Tricky Situations with Your Mentor

The Multicultural Academic Council (MAC) & the Graduate School Office of Inclusion & Student Engagement cordially invite you to the third session of the Maximizing Your Mentoring Series.

Geared towards graduate students and postdocs, this series aims to support

Location:
G10 Biotechnology Building

Friday, February 15, 2019 03:58 PM
Three Minute Thesis Competition

Three Minute Thesis competition for research master's and doctoral students

Can you present your thesis or dissertation in no more than 3 minutes? Can you effectively engage a non-specialist audience and compete to win $2,000, including the People’s Choice Award voted on by an audience

Location:
TBD

Monday, February 18, 2019
Atkinson Center Summer Internships

Atkinson Center Summer Internships with Environmental Defense Fund

Atkinson Center summer internships, sponsored by David and Pat Atkinson, give Cornell undergraduate and graduate students hands-on experience at the intersection of science and policy. These internships expose student scholars and

Location:
Apply by February 18, 2019

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 11:15 AM - 01:30 PM
My Voice, My Story

The Graduate School Office of Inclusion & Student Engagement and CIRTL at Cornell invite faculty and academic staff to join us for a My Voice, My Story session on Understanding the Untold Lived Experiences of Graduate & Professional Students

About My Voice

Location:
423 ILR Conference Center in King-Shaw Hall

Thursday, February 21, 2019 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Broader Impacts Design for NSF Proposals

OSP Roundtable: Broader Impacts Design for National Science Foundation Proposals

Presenter: Tiffany Fleming, Broader Impacts Design Manager

About the Presentation:

The NSF Merit Review process has two criteria for reviewing more than 50,000 proposals annually, Intellectual Merit, and Broader

Location:
404 Plant Science Building

Thursday, February 21, 2019 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Immigration webinar

H-1B and Selected Immigration Alternatives in 2019

Miller Mayer LLP’s globally recognized immigration law practice offers a free webinar presented by attorneys Kristal Ozmun and David Wilks.

The webinar will provide insight into the upcoming April 2019 H-1B lottery together with select

Location:
Online

Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Pathways to Success Symposium

Pathways to Success is the Graduate School’s framework for helping graduate and professional students and postdoctoral scholars be successful in their research and scholarship, and establish the necessary skills to their future careers.

This one-day event is a professional development

Location:
G10-G01 Biotech

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 05:00 PM
Managing Client Expectations

In the world of consulting, managing relationship with your clients is one of the most important things. There are many instances that a consultant fail not because they did not perform well in their project, but because they didn’t deliver what the clients were expecting. 

In this

Location:
224 Weill Hall

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 12:30 PM - 05:00 PM
Cornell University MedTech MeetUp

MedTech comes to Cornell University

Connect and partner with the Bio/Med Industry. MedTech’s members are in biotech/pharma, engineering, contract research, health IT and more. Rub shoulders with company professionals while you learn about entrepreneurial opportunities at Cornell and in the

Location:
405 Weill Hall

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Apply: Engineering Commercialization Fellowship

This fully-funded Fellowship is an opportunity for engineering PhD students to take a deep dive into the commercialization process and determine the real-world applications for their innovations. The program supports Fellows through personalized guidance, mentorship, and a collaboration with Johnson

Location:
Apply by February 28

Thursday, February 28, 2019 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Understanding Copyright workshops

Cornell's Copyright Information Center will celebrate Fair Use Week with two back-to-back sessions focused on copyright and fair use on Thursday, Feb. 28. Who should attend? All students, faculty and staff who create or use copyrighted materials.

Two Workshops on understanding copyright, Feb. 28:

Location:
160 Mann Library

Friday, March 01, 2019 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Opportunities for Public Communication of Science

All are welcome to attend this open event to kick off the Science Communication Workshop-COMM 5660*

4:30-7:00 pm Opportunities for Public Communication of Science Panel open to the public

  • Ellen George, PhD student, Natural Resources, and active producer of social media for both research and
Location:
143 Plant Science Building

Saturday, March 02 - Sunday, March 03, 2019
Comm 5660 Communication Workshop

Communication Workshop: This weekend workshop trains researchers in the sciences (including natural sciences, engineering, experimental social sciences, etc.) to communicate effectively with non scientists such as policy makers, political stakeholders, the media, and the general public. Training

Location:
143 Plant Science Building
4:30-7pm Fri eve
9-5pm Sat and Sun

Thursday, March 07, 2019 12:20 PM - 01:10 PM
Transforming the Process Industries

Here's a speaker who has traversed careers in a non-profit research institute, for-profit industry, and now a public-private partnership between a US government office and an industry trade organization that boasts members from industry, academia, government and nonprofits. Who says careers are

Location:
165 Olin Hall

Friday, March 08, 2019 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
NYAS webinar: Thinking about Teaching

Cornell graduate students and postdocs can secure free individual memberships under Cornell’s institutional NYAS (New York Academy of Science) membership. NYAS provides access to their events and webinars for free or at a reduced price for its members. See NYAS webinar links for

Location:
Online

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Building a Resume for Industry

BioCareers webinar presented by Lauren Celano 

This seminar will focus on how to highlight experiences and skills on a resume and cover letter and the importance of tailoring these documents for

Location:
online

Thursday, March 14, 2019 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Policy Fellowship Test Drive

Are you a STEM PhD student, post-doc, or faculty interested in policy? The AAAS Science and Technology Policy Fellowship is the premier entry point for STEM PhDs launching policy careers. Join Advancing Science and Policy (ASAP) for a panel discussion and interactive lunch session with AAAS

Location:
110 Bradfield Hall

Friday, March 15, 2019
Biotech I-Corps Short Course

Biotech I-Corps Short Course from Friday, March 15 to Friday, March 29. The free course will feature entrepreneurship training for researchers and scientists and provide coaching from industry experts.

See the course flyer

More info and to apply click here

Location:
Held March15-29

Friday, March 15, 2019 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Careers in Innovation

The Plant Biology Graduate Student Association is hosting an “alternative” career development  event — in reflection on the small percentage of PhDs who are likely to remain in academia after graduating. We are hosting a Q&A panel of leaders in the IP/innovation space

Location:
224 Weill Hall

Monday, March 18, 2019 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Pitch Competition

Technology Entrepreneurship at Cornell (TEC) will be hosting an upcoming pitch competition for graduate students in April.  You will have the opportunity to pitch your startup or startup idea in front of judges and win cash prizes!
If you are interested in participating, please sign up

Location:
Upson Hall 1st fl. lounge-workshop Mar 18
April pitch competition, TBD

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 11:33 AM
Networking @Rev: Women, Money & Tech

Rev: Ithaca Startup Works and the Upstate Capital Association of New York are hosting a networking night focused on women, finance and technology.

Join dynamic discussions around why gender gaps exist in business, finance, and tech, and what is happening to change the status quo. During the

Location:
Rev: Ithaca Startup Works
314 E State St

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
3MT finalists

Come join your colleagues for the Cornell Graduate School Three Minute Thesis finals! 

Location:
Call Auditorium, Kennedy Hall

Sunday, March 24 10:37 AM - Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:37 AM
CASE Workshop

Catalyzing Advocacy for Science and Engineering (CASE)

This is a nomination process, as Cornell can send only 1-4 candidates. Last year two BESTies were selected to attend. The Graduate School is coordinating the nominations, but we wanted to make you aware of the potential selective


Thursday, March 28, 2019 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
Essential Skills for Becoming a Good Mentor

The Multicultural Academic Council (MAC) & the Graduate School Office of Inclusion & Student Engagement cordially invite you to the third session of the Maximizing Your Mentoring Series.

Geared towards graduate students and postdocs, this series aims to support

Location:
G10 Biotechnology Building

Monday, April 01, 2019 09:15 AM
Scientist Mentoring & Diversity Program

Scholars are paired with industry mentors to learn about career opportunities in industry and receive career development coaching. As part of the Scientist Mentoring & Diversity Program (SMDP) program, Scholars and their mentors create personalized mentoring plans, which they implement over the

Location:
Apply by April 1st

Thursday, April 04, 2019
FLEFF Diversity Scholars Fellowship

Applications are now open for the 2019 FLEFF Diversity Scholars Fellowship program at Ithaca College. The Fellowships bring to Ithaca College up to 20 graduate students from traditionally underrepresented groups in higher education. Participants will discuss their research and career interests

Location:
Ithaca College
Held Aprl 4-7

Tuesday, April 09, 2019 11:40 AM - 12:55 PM
Alumni connections: meet a program officer from NSF

Susi Remold is an ecologist and evolutionary biologist from the University of Louisville. She is an alumna of Cornell, having received her PhD in ecology and evolutionary biology. She has been a program officer for the NSF Ecology and Evolution of Infection and Disease (EEID) program for the past

Location:
2123 Comstock Hall

Tuesday, April 09, 2019 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
Case Competition Info Session

CGCC in partnership with Cornell Transportation will be hosting a sustainability themed case competition on April 22. This is a great opportunity for grad students and postdocs interested in consulting to showcase your skills while addressing an issue that is of high relevance for the campus

Location:
226 Weill Hall

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
How to Clearly Communicate Your Science to Any Audience

Enhance your skills and sign up for BEST partner Mark Bayer's online course for PhDs and postdocs How to Clearly Communicate Your Science to Any Audience Wednesdays 11am-12pm. Starts April 10. Please send expressions of interest to sv27@cornell.edu. There are a limited number of slots

Location:
online

Thursday, April 11 - Friday, April 12, 2019 12:18 PM
Entrepreneurship@Cornell Celebration

Join more than 700 alumni, parents, students, faculty, and staff for two days of on-campus events including:

Symposia on a wide range of topics including startup challenges, sustainability, power of networking, bitcoin, etc

Don't miss the BEST sponsored panel “EntrepreneurShift: 

Location:
Statler Hotel

Friday, April 12, 2019
Science Policy and the Media

ASAP will be hosting Dr. Maya Almaraz from UC Davis for a casual lunch to discuss communicating science and interacting with the media.

Dr. Almaraz's postdoctoral work on nitric oxide emissions led her to many opportunities to engage stakeholders like the California Air Resources Board,

Location:
A306 Corson Hall (Cole Room)

Saturday, April 13 - Sunday, April 14, 2019
Microbiome Hackathon

The Brito Lab is hosting a Microbiome Hackathon April 13-14! Never been to a hackathon or even heard of one? That's okay! In general, hackathons are where people work in teams to solve interesting problems. Teams are made up of people from diverse majors and specialties to address problems in

Location:
eHub 409 College Ave. Ithaca

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
CGCC Social

The CGCC Exec Board will be at the Big Red Barn. Come have a drink with us, and bring us any questions you have about your work on the case competition and about joining the Executive Board next year.

We will be recruiting new Exec members in May – returning PhD students (especially those who

Location:
Big Red Barn

Thursday, April 18, 2019
UNC Duke/UNC National Case Competition

Co-hosted by the Duke Advanced Professional Degree Consulting Club and the UNC Graduate Business & Consulting Club, this event is a great opportunity to explore management consulting as a career, meet fellow candidates, and network with current consultants at premier firms.

Open to all non-MBA

Location:
The Bullpen
215 Morris St Ste 300
Durham, NC 27701

Thursday, April 18, 2019 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
Transition from Technical to Management Careers

Hosted by the Graduate and Professional Women's Network (GPWomeN) and the President's Council of Cornell Women (PCCW). Co-sponsored by the Graduate School.

Speaker: Dr. Yonn Rasmussen, '83, M.S. '86, PhD'89

PCCW Member and Cornell alumna Dr. Yonn Rasmussen will speak on how to transition your

Location:
700 Clark Hall
RSVP for lunch at 12:15

Thursday, April 18, 2019 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Finding Your Side Hustle: Redefining the PhD

Hosted by the New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)

Are you wondering how you can apply your scientific knowledge outside the lab while still staying on track with your PhD? What are the opportunities available to you that you may never have considered? 

This event, the first in a series, will

Location:
Webinar

Monday, April 22, 2019 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Irwin Jacobs co-founder QUALCOMM

As the creator of CDMA technology and co-founder of QUALCOMM, Inc., Irwin Jacobs is considered one of the world's foremost communications scientists. The National Medal of Technology recipient will share his thoughts on his time at Cornell Engineering, and how he transitioned from an early career in

Location:
101 Phillips

Monday, April 22, 2019 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
TEC Graduate Pitch Competition

Technology Entrepreneurship at Cornell (TEC) will be hosting a pitch competition for graduate students. You will have the opportunity to showcase your entrepreneurial spirit and pitch your startup or startup idea in front of judges to win cash prizes:

1st place prize - $1,000 2nd place prize - $250

Location:
eHub Kennedy Hall

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
JD Power

If you love data, analysis, innovation, advising, making a difference, and are toying with consulting, consider learning more from JD Power representatives Michael Vermillion and Jennifer Corwin. Open to PhDs and postdocs in any discipline. In special collaboration with the Office of External

Location:
RSVP only

Friday, April 26, 2019 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
CGCC CASE Competition

The Cornell Graduate Consulting Club in partnership with Cornell Transportation will be hosting a sustainability themed case competition for graduate students. This is a great opportunity for students interested in consulting to showcase your skills while addressing an issue that is of high

Location:
226 Weill Hall (tentative)

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Cornell CBI Symposium

The Chemical Biology Interface (CBI) Symposium will be held on April 27th in PSB 120. Come support & interact with internal Cornell faculty, external investigators, and industry representatives. Specifically, you won't want to miss Doug Johnson, Director of Chemical Biology & Proteomics

Location:
Physical Sciences Bldg 120

Monday, April 29, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
From STEM student to Wall Street quant

Citi's Markets Quantitative Analysis (MQA) team builds tools and models that assist Citi's traders and clients in pricing, hedging, and structuring of securities, and provides critical information and advice for managing risk across all market trading units. Come join us for a presentation on how

Location:
700 Clark Hall

Tuesday, May 07, 2019 04:30 PM - 06:00 PM
Global Technology Nexus Launch

Please join us to celebrate the launch of the Global Technology Nexus. We are a group of technologists who have been tasked with fostering collaboration and knowledge sharing for the development of inventions and intellectual property (IP) at research institutions around the

Location:
102 Mann Library

Wednesday, May 08, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
From Academia to Data Science: The Insight Program

Join us for a Q&A session with Riccardo Pavesi.

Riccardo Pavesi, PhD in Astronomy, recently finished the Insight program in San Francisco as a Data Science fellow and will start working at Cruise soon, focusing on driver-less cars in San Francisco.

Come and learn about his experience as an

Location:
622 Space Science Building

Friday, May 10, 2019 08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
12th Annual NIH Career Symposium

 Cornell's BEST Program will fund 6 slots for participants to attend together from Ithaca free of cost. Please contact Oriana Teran, BEST organizer, with expressions of interest by April 26. More details will be sent to you. The event is free and open to all PhDs and postdocs.

The

Location:
Natcher Conference Center
Building 45

Friday, May 10, 2019 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Info Session: BIO2019 Student Day

Join us for this Info Session on BIO2019 Student Day. We are gauging interest to determine whether the BEST Program should subsidize travel to facilitate participation of a small group of Cornell doctoral students and postdocs to take advantage of this opportunity. If you are interested in

Location:
341 Caldwell Hall

Monday, May 13, 2019 02:39 PM
Insight Fellows Program

The Insight Fellows Programs are tuition-free fellowships for graduating students looking to transition to thriving careers as data scientists, engineers, and other cutting-edge professionals. 

Don't miss this May 8th Q&A session  with Riccardo Pavesi , PhD in Astronomy, who


Sunday, May 19, 2019 10:34 AM
Global Connect 2019

The Cornell Graduate Consulting Club (CGCC) shared this opportunity:

McKinsey is pleased to announce the launch of ‘Global Connect’ 2019 – an opportunity for individuals who are from, or passionate about, fast-growing global markets.  We will fly Global Connect participants

Location:
Apply by May 19
Held August 23-25

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
CCMR Symposium

If you are considering a career at a National Lab, government research or in industry, join this year's CCMR Symposium. The theme is on Electrochemical Energy Storage and Conversion and is perfect for anyone in materials science engineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, autonomous systems,

Location:
120 Physical Sciences Bldg.

Wednesday, May 22 - Saturday, May 25, 2019
Silicon Valley Entrepreneurship Trek

Silicon Valley Entrepreneurship Trek for Cornell PhDs interested in careers in innovation and entrepreneurship

The objective of the trek is to expose PhDs to various companies and organizations that contribute to a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem, including university spinouts, incubators/

Location:
Silicon Valley

Thursday, May 23, 2019 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Internships for Graduate Students: Info session

This event is aimed at exposing graduate students to the benefits of conducting an internship during their PhD as well as resources available for finding/applying to internship programs.

We are very fortunate to have Geneva Licht from Genentech (San Francisco, biotech giant) joining via Skype into

Location:
148 Stocking Hall

Sunday, June 02 - Monday, June 03, 2019
Finding Your Research Voice Workshop

 This workshop is to intensively work your research presentation and hone your engaging story.

Time: 9 am - 4 pm Sun. Jun. 2 & Mon. Jun. 3, with an hour lunch break on your own. You must attend both sessions. Open to doctoral students and postdocs in any discipline.

Learning to tell a

Location:
247 Clark Hall

Tuesday, June 04, 2019
Summer Pathways to Success Symposium

Come join us to chart your future career success at the 2019 Summer Pathways to Success (P2S) Symposium

Workshops and talks for broad professional development on this year's theme of Communication. Register by May 22 via the ink below.

Date: June 4, 2019
Time: 8:30 am - 3:45 pm

Location:
G10 Biotech

Wednesday, June 05, 2019 02:37 PM
BIO2019 Student Day

This is a signature conference to network with a lot of employers.  If there is enough interest the BEST Program will fund this opportunity.  The registration deadline  for this convention is May 17.

See more details at the event site here

Use this registration link to attend

Location:
Philadelphia

Thursday, June 06, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Overview of SBIR/STTR grants to fund a startup

Want to fund your new startup?…But don’t know where to begin?

If you need funding for your new high-tech business, this presentation is for you!

An Overview of the SBIR/STTR Grants
Speaker: Marcene S. Sonneborn, Professor of Practice, iSchool, Syracuse University and President,

Location:
Weill Hall 226
RSVP please

Friday, June 07, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
All. Things. Entrepreneurship.

This Friday, we’ll be at the eHub Kennedy, the incubator on campus for some knowledge and networking! Join Cornell entrepreneurial leaders to talk about the entrepreneurship landscape and what’s new. Ask your questions and make connections! This event will take place during Cornell

Location:
eHub Kennedy Hall

Friday, June 14, 2019
ComSciCon-NY 2019

this year's theme: Public Engagement
takes place August 2nd and 3rd in Ithaca, NY

ComSciCon-NY is a science communication workshop engaging attendees with science communication experts. STEM graduate students and post-doctoral researchers from universities based in New York (e.g. Cornell,

Location:
deadline to apply June 14

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
NIGMS Postdoc program info

Interested in pursuing postdoctoral research at the NIH? Defending in the next year, or recently awarded your PhD? Come to this webinar!

The NIGMS PRAT Program is a competitive three-year postdoctoral fellowship program that provides high-quality research training in the basic biomedical

Location:
webinar

Friday, June 21, 2019 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Commercialization Strategies

Small Business Innovation Research/ Small Business Technology Transfer Research (SBIR/STTR) seminar series

Speaker: Jenny Servo, Founder & President, Dawnbreaker

Without a well-developed commercialization strategy and the financial resources needed to implement it, your technology is

Location:
Biotech G01

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Writing a strong commercialization section for your SBIR/STTR proposal

Small Business Innovation Research/ Small Business Technology Transfer Research (SBIR/STTR) seminar series

Each federal agency regards this section differently. This presentation considers how “commercialization” fits into the framework of SBIR/STTR grant applications. 
We will

Location:
Biotech G01
Please RSVP

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Writing a Teaching Statement

Brown Bag Discussion presented by CIRTL

Presenters: Derina Samuel, Associate Director, Center for Teaching Innovation and Colleen McLinn, Executive Director, CIRTL at Cornell

Location:
102 Mann Library

Wednesday, July 17, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
How to Approach the Research Plan in a Job Application

...at a Research Intensive University

Brown Bag Discussion presented by CIRTL

Presented by Marvin Pritts, Professor of Horticulture, Cornell University

Location:
B75 Warren Hall

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
Designing your Research Statement around Undergrad Research

Brown Bag Discussion presented by CIRTL

Presenter: Jeffrey Werner, Associate Professor of Chemistry, SUNY Cortland

Location:
102 Mann Library

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Writing a Great Paper

Writing and Publishing Workshop Series

A new workshop series, starting this summer and continuing throughout the academic year, focuses on writing and publishing. Join us for discussion of issues and your questions about writing for publication. Sessions will include panels of Cornell faculty and

Location:
Big Red Barn

Wednesday, July 31, 2019 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM
How to Submit Grants at Cornell: A Primer

Brown Bag Discussion presented by CIRTL

Presenter: Kim Holloway, Associate Director of Research Development, Office of Sponsored Programs

Location:
102 Mann Library

Friday, August 02 - Saturday, August 03, 2019
ComSciCon-NY 2019

this year's theme: Public Engagement
takes place August 2nd and 3rd in Ithaca, NY by application only (deadline June 14)
Learn more at comscicon.com/comscicon-ny-2019

ComSciCon-NY is a science communication workshop engaging attendees with science communication experts. STEM

Location:
Cornell University Ithaca, NY campus

Friday, August 09, 2019 09:00 AM - 10:00 AM
How to Engage the Public Through Public Media

A Workshop for Scientists

Social media has revolutionized the way people receive information about almost everything and has introduced a new medium for scientists to communicate directly to the public.

This two-part workshop is designed to help graduate students and early career scientists learn

Location:
Museum of the Earth/ Paleontological Research Institute
Ithaca, NY

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Creating an Employer-Ready LinkedIn Profile

We'll start with a short overview presentation with pro tips on how to use LinkedIn, some exercises to identify a good tagline, and a very interactive session where participants work on their own profiles and critique others’ --so you will need to bring your own computer. We plan to send out

Location:
Boyce Thompson Institute room 215
Enter from Tower Road, go up the stairs, turn left, and the room …

Monday, August 19, 2019 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Selecting a Journal, Writing a Cover Letter, and Navigating Submission

Writing and Publishing Workshop Series

A new workshop series, starting this summer and continuing throughout the academic year, focuses on writing and publishing. Join us for discussion of issues and your questions about writing for publication. Sessions will include panels of Cornell faculty and

Location:
Big Red Barn

Thursday, August 22, 2019
BBS Symposium-18th Annual

Don't miss the Biological and Biomedical Sciences Symposium which brings together researchers from a myriad of departments and fields to celebrate and learn. This year's theme centers around "The Gut", its microbiome, and much more.

With a high profile keynote speaker; faculty, postdoc,


Thursday, August 22, 2019 09:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Professional Portrait Day

Careers Beyond Academia/BEST is bringing back award winning portraitist Roger William Theise to take a professional headshot so you can look your BEST for your LinkedIn profile, and more. Please sign up for a slot using this google form.

Dress professionally and be prepared to

Location:
G01 Biotech

Thursday, August 29, 2019 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM
Careers Beyond Academia/BEST Humanities Round Table Discussion

Explore ways that Careers Beyond Academia can help PhD students and postdocs in the humanities identify career options in non-profits, industry, and government organizations. Please come with questions and share your career needs.

Location:
A.D. White House

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 11:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Job Interviewing for a career in industry, government or non-profit

Job interviewing workshop that provides an overview and tips on interviewing for job in industry, government and non-profits. The workshop is for PhD students and postdocs.  

The workshop is being hosted by SiGMA (graduate student organization for mechanical and aerospace engineering

Location:
Upson Lounge, Room 116

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
P&G Doctoral Recruiting

Do you have these qualities?

Procter & Gamble is looking for doctoral applicants in many career areas. Come to this recruiting event to find out more about the company and what they are looking for in a successful hire.

Brought to you in collaboration with Diversity Programs in Engineering

Location:
Hollister Hall, McManus Lounge

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Frame Yourself - How to Present Yourself as an Ideal Job Candidate

An informational workshop to help PhD students and postdocs frame and position themselves as ideal job candidates. Workshop includes defining your brand (marketing terminology that refers to your identifiable skills and expertise), transferrable skills, keywords, and a chance to share what future

Location:
Big Red Barn

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