Events

The Keys to a Graduate Application

Date and Time

Thursday, February 23, 3:00–4:15 p.m.

Description

Have you ever wondered about what comes after your undergraduate degree? Are you interested in the idea of a Masters or Doctorate, but not quite sure how to get one? Come learn about what graduate school is, and how to apply to optimize your employment opportunities. We will discuss application timelines; application components; and the keys to being a competitive applicant!

Location

King Hall C3097

Contact

Department of Chicana/o and Latina/o Studies (CLS)


Fulbright Programs Info Session 

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 4, 3:15–4:15 p.m.

Description

The Fulbright US Student Program offers research, study and teaching opportunities in over 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.Cal State LA students of all majors are invited to learn more about these competitive awards, including an overview of the English Teaching Assistant grants and Study/Research grants, eligibility requirements, and application timeline.

Joining the session is Dr. Ericka Verba, Cal State LA Director of Latin American Studies, who received a Fulbright Research Award to Chile in 1991 and has served on a Fulbright national review panel.

Please register to attend by April 3.

Location

King Hall D1053

Contact

National & International Scholarships and Fellowships Program (NISFeP)


Applying to Doctoral Programs

Date and Time

Thursday, April 6, 3:15–4:15 p.m.

Description

Come join the writing consultants in the Graduate Resource Center as we demystify the process of applying to doctoral programs and to help you get started.  Register to attend.

Location

Graduate Resource Center (Library North A124)

Contact

Graduate Resource Center


Schwarzman Scholars Program Info Session 

Date and Time

Thursday, April 13, 3:15–4:15 p.m.

Description

The Schwarzman Scholars program gives the world’s best and brightest students the opportunity to develop their leadership skills through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in Beijing – one of China’s most prestigious universities.
 
Cal State LA students are invited to learn more about this competitive scholarship, including an overview of the program, eligibility requirements, and application timeline. Register to attend.

Location

King Hall D1053

Contact

National & International Scholarships and Fellowships Program (NISFeP)


Careers & Doctoral Degrees in Education

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 18, 3:15–4:15 p.m.

Description

Learn about Cal State LA's doctoral programs in Education — the PhD in Special Education and EdD in Educational Leadership — and how to prepare for a career as an educator. Register to attend.

Location

Graduate Resource Center (Library North A124)

Contact

Graduate Resource Center


Scholarships for Postgraduate Study in the UK Info Session  

Date and Time

Thursday, April 20, 3:15–4:15 p.m.

Description

Cal State LA students are invited to attend an information session on the Gates Cambridge, Marshall, Mitchell, and Rhodes Scholarships. These prestigious awards fully fund graduate-level study in the UK. This info session will familiarize you with the awards, application process, and best practices for constructing a competitive application. Students of all majors are encouraged to attend. Recommended minimum GPA of 3.5+. Register to attend.

Location

King Hall D1053

Contact

National & International Scholarships and Fellowships Program (NISFeP)


B&E Now N' Later

Date and Time

Tuesday, April 25, 2:30–4:30 p.m.

Description

Graduation is just around the corner! So what’s next?! Learn more about your post-graduation options and what you need to plan for your future. The A.S.I. B&E College Representatives, in cooperation with the B&E Career Center Representative, will be dishing out information on graduate schools, internships, and job opportunities. Join the conversation! Learn more.

Location

Salazar Plaza Quad Area

Contact

A.S.I.


Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) Online Graduate School Fair

Date and Time

Tuesday, July 18, All Day.

Description

Thinking about Grad School? Searching for an international career in the private, public, or non-governmental sector? Whether you’ve just started your search or have a shortlist in mind, representatives of APSIA’s top international affairs and public policy graduate schools can help you navigate the admissions process.

Register today and answer your questions about:

  • application requirements,
  • curricula and joint degrees,
  • financial aid, and
  • career opportunities.

Go beyond what you read on a website – leave with new information and personal connections to admissions staff.

Location

Online

Contact

APSIA