If you are interested in finding out more about preparing for life after UMass check out these events being held in the upcoming weeks!
City Year Information Session
Campus Center 803
CIty Year unites young people of all backgrounds for a year of full-time service, giving them the skills and opportunities to change the world. As tutors, mentors and role models, these diverse young leaders help children stay in school and on track, and transform schools and communities.
You have a LinkedIn profile… now what? We’ll talk about tips for building your profile, contacting people to build a network, and easy steps for using the worlds largest professional social network to your advantage as you begin your job search.
SBS Career Survivial Series – Career Fair Prep Workshop
Wilder Hall 201
Career Services’ largest campus-wide career fair open to all students of all majors, are Tuesday, February 19 and Wednesday, February 20! Get ready. Career Services offers one-hour Career Fair Prep workshops to help you prepare for the career fair. We’ll talk about what to bring, where to go, and what to say.
Check your enrollment appointment on Spire on the Student Home page and enroll as soon as you can. If you have any questions, please drop in during our peer advising hours or make an appointment online with an advisor. We are happy to answer any questions you have or help you map out future semesters.
Juniors!: Don’t forget to sign up for a junior year writing class!
You will have first priority for these classes
Senior and sophomore sociology majors: you will be able to sign up for these classes starting April 16th!
Hi everybody! We hope your spring break was time well spent! If you’ve recently signed into the major, we strongly encourage going to the New Majors Orientation, this Tuesday from 12:30-2:30 in Thompson 620. There will be pizza! Please come and get information regarding requirements, planning for future semesters, study abroad, internships, 5-college courses, advising, sociology club, and much more! We hope to see you soon!
Today is the last day of the semester to sign in to the major!
See us in Thompson 722!
Sociology is an awesome major!
If you are thinking about adding sociology as your major, keep in mind that you only have until March 16th to do so!
So if you think Sociology is the major for you, come on in to Thompson 722 and talk to a peer advisor!
Come by the Peer Advising office in Thompson 722 and pick up an application to be on our Peer Advising team next year! We are looking for students who will be in their junior year in Fall ’12 who are in good academic standing. Applications are due on March 1st. We hope to see you soon!
Any questions can be directed here: firstname.lastname@example.org
The date for the New Majors Orientation has been changed. It is now November 10th
Welcome New Majors!
If you just signed in to Sociology this semester, you need to attend the New Majors Orientation!
You’ll find out everything you need to know about the major, and get some advising!
Thursday, November 10
Campus Center Rooms 165-169
If you are a rising senior (87 credits+ after this semester), there will be a registration hold on your SPIRE account. Seniors are required to sign up for a Senior Advising Appointment to check on requirements, encourage thinking about post-graduate plans, and connect students to University resources for graduating students.
Sessions will run approximately 30-40 minutes. Sign up for ONE session only.
If you do not attend one of these sessions, you WILL NOT be able to register for Spring courses on time. If you have a legitimate conflict and absolutely cannot make one of the 14 sessions available, please send an e-mail to email@example.com
To sign up for a Senior Advising Session, follow the link below:
And then choose a time and a date under Event Registration. Please let us know if you have trouble registering for one of the session.
See you there!
Friday, October 28th is the last day to sign in to the sociology major this semester!
Interested in being a Sociology major?! Come see the peer advisors in Thompson 722!