September 2014

Labor Day (University Closed)
Monday, September 1

Industry Advisory Council (IAC) Meeting
Friday, September 5 | 8:00—9:30 am
University Club
Open only to IAC members.
more information

SIS Council Meeting
Friday, September 5 | 9:30—11:30 am
IS Building, Room 501

LERSAIS Colloquium Series: Ron Baklarz
Information Security: It’s Not a Job, It’s an Adventure
Friday, September 5 | 2:00 pm
IS Building, 3rd floor collaboration space

iSchool Social Hour
Friday, September 5 | 3:00—6:00 pm
3rd floor iSchool student space, IS Building

Discover, engage and grow your research network with Mendeley Groups
Webinar with Dr. Daqing He, Wei Jeng (University of Pittsburgh) and Luz Marina Alvare (IFPRI-CGIAR)
Thursday, September 11 | 10:00 am
more information & register

Undergraduate Team-Based Design Challenge
Friday, September 12 | 1:00 pm
IS Building, 3rd floor

A quick competition will take place at this session and the winning team gets free Kennywood tickets.

iSchool Kennywood Trip
Saturday, September 13
Kennywood Park (family friendly)

Q&A with Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry CIO
Thursday, September 18 | 5:30-6:30 pm
IS Building, 3rd floor

Prepare for a job now: crafting a resume, elevator speech and online presence
Friday, September 19 | 1:00 pm
IS Building, 3rd floor

Heinz History Center Trip
Friday, September 26 | 1:00 pm
Heinz History Center (lunch and tour)

Alumni Reception at Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA) Conference
Sunday, September 28 | 5:30-7:30 pm
Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square, Walnut Room