SIGP 2013 Program Calendar

Date Topic
Assignment
June 5th Webinar Wednesday- Stand Out at Your Internship (Recorded) Go to http://northwesternuniversity.adobeconnect.com/p609koy1o28/
First Week of Internship Internship Learning Agreement Due Complete Form with Your Supervisor and email to sigp@northwestern.edu 
Week of June 17th  Ethics and Professional Communication A Discussion Thread/ Blog will be posted to your LinkedIn Subgroup on Monday, June 17th. Please post a comment before by Friday, June 21st.
June 26th Webinar Wednesday- LinkedIn.com Log on at 11:30am C or 12:30am E or 9:30am P http://northwesternuniversity.adobeconnect.com/linkedinsigp/ for a 30 Minute- Webinar on LinkedIn 
June 28th LinkedIn Profile Due Complete Your LinkedIn Profile by this Date!
Week of July 1st Finding the “I” in Balance A Discussion Thread/ Blog will be posted to your LinkedIn Subgroup on Monday, July 1st. Please post a comment before by Friday, July 5th.
July 10th Webinar Wednesday- Networking & Info Interviews Log on at 11:30am C or 12:30am E or 9:30am P http://northwesternuniversity.adobeconnect.com/networksigp/  for a Webinar on Networking and Informational Interviewing
Week of July 15th Be Solution-Focused in The Workplace A Discussion Thread/ Blog will be posted to your LinkedIn Subgroup on Monday, July 15th. Please post a comment before by Friday, July 19th.
July 26th Informational Interviewing Due Comment on Discussion Thread posted to your LinkedIn Subgroup That Week Please reflect on your experience with informational interviewing and networking: 1. Who did you interview? What is his/her job? What career information did you learn that was helpful, new or interesting? 2. What was the experience like for you? Was it easier or harder than you expected?
Week of July 29th Lessons from An Open-Eyed Sneeze A Discussion Thread/ Blog will be posted to your LinkedIn Subgroup on Monday, July 29th. Please post a comment before by Friday, August 2nd.
August 2nd SIGP Ambassador Project Proposal Due Write a proposal for what type of communication/marketing project you will complete. Some ideas include Summer Experience Symposium, Blog on UCS Blog, Create Video, Create Info Graphic (needs to be a form of you communicating what you’ve learned about yourself, your industry and/or SIGP). Complete the proposal form at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1EYGhfcoVDQ9sYXyFNBBUCk9NKVkeHjB6bIqZGb2npaM/viewform 
August 7th Webinar Wednesday- Ending Your Internship Log on at 11:30am C or 12:30am E or 9:30am P http://northwesternuniversity.adobeconnect.com/endingsigp/  for a Webinar on Ending Your Internship on a High Note
August 21st Webinar Wednesday- Showing Appreciation Log on at 11:30am C or 12:30am E or 9:30am P http://northwesternuniversity.adobeconnect.com/appreciatesigp/  for a Webinar on Showing Appreciation
August 30th Networking Assignment Due After attending one Networking Event please reflect on your experience by telling your group more about it on the established Networking Discussion Thread in your SIGP Subgroup on LinkedIn.
August 30th Donor Appreciation Assignment Due Please email your answers to 3 of the questions provided to sigp@northwestern.edu in a Word Document. Please also email jpg image files of photos of you interacting with others at your internship. Candid photos will be used on the SIGP Website, SIGP Donor Thank You Book and Future Marketing materials.
By April 4th SIGP Ambassador Assignments Due Complete the project you proposed by August 2nd