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Office of Leadership, Service and Career

First Generation Career Conference

Be a part of this year's First Generation Career Conference!

In collaboration with Employers and Campus partners, a series of workshops and events will be held throughout the semester as part of the First-Generation Career Conference.  

Additional workshops hosted by employers and campus partners will be shared throughout the semester!  

You can also download the Flyer here.  

UC Merced’s First-Generation Career Conference- Join us for one or more of the following events!

Facilitator Topic Date and Time Registration Information
Best Interview Tips Thursday, Oct. 14 from 3 pm - 4 pm Please RSVP Here
Job Search Strategy -How to Create a Game Plan Wednesday, Oct. 20 from 3 pm - 4 pm Please RSVP Here
 
Past Events
 
Graduate School 101: Featuring First-Gen Panel 

Tuesday, Sept. 21

from 4 pm – 6 pm 

Please RSVP Here.
Uncovering Your Secret Sauce: Telling Your Story 

Tuesday, Sept. 28

from 3 pm – 4 pm 

Please RSVP Here
Leveraging Service to Career 

Wednesday, Sept. 29

from 4 pm – 5 pm 

Please RSVP Here
Best Interview Tips Wednesday, Oct. 13 from 1 pm - 2 pm Please RSVP Here

 

 

UC Merced Workshops and Opportunities

Facilitator Topic Date and Time Registration Information
UCDC & UC Center Sacramento Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: UCDC & UCCS  Tuesday, Oct. 5 from 1 pm - 2 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division

Why Choose Grad School?

If you are applying for graduate school or are still deciding, this is the webinar for you! Learn more about the graduate application process, funding, common misconceptions, and graduate programs offered by UC Merced. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.

Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 12 pm - 1 pm  Register for the Webinar
UCDC & UC Center Sacramento Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: UCDC & UCCS  Wednesday, Oct. 13 from 2 pm - 3 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division

Psychological Sciences Webinar

Learn more about UC Merced's Psychological Sciences graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.

Monday, Oct. 18 from 9 am - 10 am Register for the Webinar
UCDC & UC Center Sacramento Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: UCDC & UCCS  Thursday, Oct. 21 from 1 pm - 2 pm Join via Zoom
UC Center Sacramento Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: Intern in Sacramento, Summer 2022 Monday, Oct. 25 from 10 am - 11 am Join via Zoom
UC Center Sacramento

Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: Intern in Sacramento, Summer 2022

Friday, Oct. 29 from 1 pm - 2 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division

Psychological Sciences Webinar

Learn more about UC Merced's Psychological Sciences graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.

Monday, Nov. 1 from 9 am - 10 am  Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Quantitative & Systems Biology (QSB) Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's QSB graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Monday, Nov. 1 from 12 pm - 1 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Center Sacramento

Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: Intern in Sacramento, Summer 2022

Monday, Nov. 1 from 2 pm - 3 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division Quantitative & Systems Biology (QSB) Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's QSB graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Tuesday, Nov. 2 from 12 pm - 1 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Center Sacramento

Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: Intern in Sacramento, Summer 2022

Thursday, Nov. 4 from 1 pm - 2 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division Physics Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's Physics graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Friday, Nov. 5 from 12 pm - 1 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Center Sacramento

Academic Internship Opportunities for First-Gen Students: Intern in Sacramento, Summer 2022

Friday, Nov. 12 from 12 pm - 1 pm Join via Zoom
UC Merced Graduate Division Psychological Sciences Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's Psychological Sciences graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Monday, Nov. 15 from 9 am - 10 am Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering (MBSE) Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's MBSE graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Monday Nov. 15 from 5 pm - 6 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering (MBSE) Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's MBSE graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Tuesday, Nov. 16 from 9 am - 10 am Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Economics Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's Economics Ph.D. program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Tuesday, Nov. 16 from 1 pm - 2 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Physics Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's Physics graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Thursday, Nov. 18 from 9 am - 10 am Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Economics Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's Economics Ph.D. program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Wednesday, Dec. 1 from 11 am - 12 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering (MBSE) Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's MBSE graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Monday, Dec. 6 from 5 pm - 6 pm Register for the Webinar
UC Merced Graduate Division Materials and Biomaterials Science Engineering (MBSE) Graduate Program Webinar
Learn more about UC Merced's MBSE graduate program and meet with faculty. This webinar is 1-hour and will include a presentation and Q&A portion.
Tuesday, Dec. 14 from 9 am - 10 am Register for the Webinar