IAP Study Abroad Student Panel

Study Abroad Student Panel: Ask an Alum
Wednesday, December 6, 12:00-1:00PM
TITU, Red Gym


Hear directly from UW students about their time abroad – the challenges, the triumphs, and the day-to-day routines that made their experiences unique. Past participants will discuss why they chose to study abroad, the program selection process, and how their time abroad complimented their studies at UW-Madison. Audience members will have the opportunity to submit questions in advance, and after a moderated panel there will be additional time for Q&A.  Lunch is provided.  Register for the event here. Use this link to submit your questions for our student panel no later than Wednesday, November 22nd.

Political Science Peer Advising Program

The Undergraduate Team of the Department of Political Science is pleased to announce the unveiling of the new Political Science Peer Advising Program.This program is designed for undergraduate Poli Sci majors, and those considering the major, to take advantage of the knowledge and expertise of experienced students. From career development opportunities to advice on which classes to take, the Peer Advising team will assist students in making the most of the Political Science major. They will hold walk-in advising hours in Room 210, North Hall. Hours are as follows:

Monday: 10am-1pm
Tuesday: 1pm-4pm
Wednesday: 11am-1pm
Friday: 10am-1pm



Exploring Careers Regardless of Major

Everyone wants to land a great opportunity when they graduate. Regardless of your major or year in school, you’re probably starting to consider what’s next. In this workshop, we’ll explore what post-college opportunities look like; help you explore your values, skills, and interests to gain insight into opportunities that might be a good fit for you; and discuss how to increase your chances of success with any major. Sign up for this workshop here.

Alumni Career Mentoring

International Education Week Alumni Career Mentoring gives UW-Madison students an opportunity to learn from and engage with Badger Alumni whose international experiences and backgrounds have contributed to their professional development. Alumni representing a diverse range of careers, backgrounds and interests will share insights into their professional success, and share advice with students in an informal setting. This event will take place on Thursday, November 16th at 6:00PM in the Concerto Room of the Gordon Dining and Event Center.

GCRC Fall Government Career Fair

The GCRC Fall Government Career Fair will take place on the University of Illinois – Chicago campus on November 3rd. Students must make their own travel arrangements. ALL UW students from any major or degree are welcome to attend the fair since I am a member of GCRC.  The fair will feature a combination of employer tables and breakout sessions. Details here.


Majors Fair Coming Soon

Are you exploring major options? Thinking of adding an additional major or certificate? If you answered yes, you won’t want to miss the Majors Fair.

Majors Fair
Tuesday, October 24
3:30-6:00 p.m. Union South

At the Majors Fair, more than 100 departments, majors, and certificate programs from all eight undergraduate schools and colleges will come together to give you the chance to “shop around” for your major. You’ll be able to ask questions of academic advisers, faculty, or other representatives from each department.

Take time to make a thoughtful decision about your major by attending the Majors Fair!

For more information go to: https://cec.ccas.wisc.edu/majors-fair/

Meet Famous Alumni at the Badger Leaders Conference


Get energized, enlightened, informed, and inspired at the Badger Leaders Conference, November 9–11.

The conference will open with a Thursday-night reception featuring keynote speakers Jim Doyle ’67 and Jessica Doyle ’67, MS’76. The former Wisconsin governor and his educator wife — who both served as Peace Corps volunteers — will share their thoughts about the university, public service, and the Wisconsin Idea.

This conference will prepare you for continued success in your volunteer and professional endeavors. Don’t miss this opportunity to spend time on campus this fall and soak up some Badger spirit!


Majors Fair for Students

This year’s Fall Majors Fair will take place on Tuesday, October 24th, 2017, from 3:30-6:00 pm at Union South. Come to the majors fair and browse, chat, explore and ask questions of over 100 departments, majors and certificate programs representing all 8 undergraduate schools and colleges. Advisors from Cross-College Advising Service (CCAS) will also be available to answer your questions.