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CS Summer Research Program Lunch and Learn: Developing your Professional Persona

Event Type
Seminar/Symposium
Sponsor
Illinois Computer Science
Location
Hybrid (In-person at Siebel Center, room 2405 and online at zoom link)
Date
Jul 9, 2024   12:00 - 1:00 pm  
E-Mail
cs-reu@mx.uillinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
Computer Science Undergraduate Research

Developing your Professional Persona

This session will address the dos and don'ts of building a professional image. Topics will include web presence (personal pages and social media), professional communication skills (email, etc.) and behavior. How to be a good collaborator and citizen, polite and respectful treatment of cultural differences, how to be an advocate or ally when you observe disrespectful behavior.

Panelists:

Jule

Jule Schatz
I love teaching and mentoring students in introductory computer science. My goal is to help every student feel welcomed, capable, and supported in their exploration of the field. 


Wade

Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider

Wade Fagen-Ulmschneider is a Teaching Professor of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). With a passion for data, he often teaches thousands of students each year in his courses on Data Structures, Data Visualization, and Data Science. He was selected as one of the National Academy of Engineering’s Frontiers of Engineering Education scholars, awarded the Collins Award for Innovation Teaching, and has been consistently ranked as an excellent instructor by his students for the past ten years. His work on data visualizations has been used by governors of multiple states, featured by websites including Popular Mechanics and The Verge, and has been viewed by millions of readers. 


Zoom Recording


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