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CBS Leadership Seminar: Advocating for Yourself and Your Ideas

CBS Student Services will offer our Spring 2021 Leadership Seminar focused on the idea of advocacy. Being able to advocate for yourself, your needs, and your ideas in personal and professional settings is a critical skill that can also feel daunting at times.

CBS Trivia Night

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Join members of the CBS communty for an evening of fun competition. Teams of 4 will compete to win prizes by answering questions as a team. Come with friends or join a team and meet new CBS peers.

 

Event Details

January 28
6-7:30 p.m. CT
Join via Zoom at z.umn.edu/CBSTrivia

Tips from the CBS career coaches to use your winter break wisely

Winter break is almost here and while travel and gathering with others may be limited this year, find some opportunities to focus on your career development while also taking time to recharge and rest. 

Focusing on your future career is crucial while developing as a student. The National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) has identified 8 career readiness competencies that new graduates should be able to demonstrate as they enter the workforce. 

Work in a national park this summer — USA Jobs 101

It’s not too early for students to be thinking about summer jobs! Our local national park (Saint Paul, MN and St. Croix Falls, WI) are hiring! Spring/summer 2021 joobos are poosted and may close around Dec. 10 for start dates in April/May 2021. MISS in Saint Paul is expecting to hire several park rangers (student and seasonal positions), biological science technicians (student and seasonal positions) and an education technician.

Submit early! These postings close after they hit the applicant limit. 

Applications for Spring 2021 CBS Student Board open

Online learning has only increased the need for finding community and promoting student engagement. As a member of the CBS Student Board, you will have the chance to create opportunities for undergraduate students to come together and create social and professional communities. With frequent changes and uncertainty, the Student Board also acts as the core student advocacy group for CBS students.