The Science Success Seminar Series helps students majoring in a natural science at Carthage find research opportunities, internships, jobs, and graduate school positions. The series features panels and discussions with current students, recent graduates, and faculty.
The Science Success Seminar Program is on hold for 2018-2019.
Past Science Success Seminars:
Recruitment Fair for the Student Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
February 2016 — Faculty described available research opportunities for the competitive 2016 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience.
Internships and Job Opportunities
March 2016 — Students discussed their experiences in internships and discipline-specific jobs. Learn what opportunities are available and discuss strategies for successful applications.
Workshop on National Science Foundation Fellowships
April 2016 — Students learned more about National Science Foundation fellowships, which provide three years of support, tuition remission, and a $30,000 stipend to students in graduate school.
The Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
September 2015 — Students spoke about their summer research experiences, what they learned, and how they acquired these positions.
Graduate School 101: What is it? How do I get in? How to survive once there?
October 2015 — A panel of faculty and recent graduates provided tips for admission, survival, and success in graduate school.
Research Experiences for Undergraduates and Other Off Campus Opportunities
December 2015 — Students spoke about their competitive off-campus summer research experiences, what they learned, and how they acquired their positions.