GPSCNews: It's leaving on a jet plane, don't know when it'll be back again.


CONTENTS:
This Week (7/15-7/21)

1. Professional Skills Bootcamp for Graduate Students: Resume & Cover Letter

2. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Make and Take, Guest Chef Gourmet Basket Challenge

3. FREE MOVIE: Third Friday Film Series

4. Fremont Rural Health Clinic

5. 2013 Summer Duke Graduate Finance Club & DCSSA Texas Hold'em Tournament


Next Week (7/22-7/28)

6. Summer Make and Take at the Nasher Museum

7. Professional Skills Bootcamp for Graduate Students: Networking & Interviewing

8. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Book Discussion

9. Music in the Gardens: Matthew E. White

10. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Make and Take, Dinner and a Movie


Ongoing this Summer!

Theology on Tap

MEDMentors at the Durham County Youth Home

Orange County Rape Crisis Center seeks Community Educators


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Build your skills --> make some money
Career-driven Classmates,
The Career Center is hosting weekly events to improve your professional skills. This week get some expert advice on your resume and cover letter, next week learn about networking and interviewing. Both sessions come with free food so register now!

Also this week is your chance to WIN BIG at GFC/DCSSA's Summer Texas Hold'em tournament! Check out the info below and remember, "You got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em."

You know, any week I get to quote Kenny Rogers in GPSC News is a good week.
Fumiko Chino


GPSC BASKETBALL CAMPOUT 2013

CAMPOUT NEWS
Campout takes place 7:00PM Fri, Sept 13th until 7:00AM Sun, Sept 15th
Exemptions for religious obligations will be announced when the full Campout policy is posted. Stay tuned! More info about CAMPOUT: Here.


This Week (7/15-7/21)

1. Professional Skills Bootcamp for Graduate Students: Resume & Cover Letter
When: Wed, July 17th: 8:00AM-12:00PM
Location: 201 Flowers Building
Contact: Career Center
Register: HERE
On average it takes 6-9 months to complete a successful job search. Are you ready to start applying for jobs? This interactive workshop will provide you with strategies and personal feedback on creating, refining, and tailoring your resume and cover letter to specific industries and positions. You will learn how to meet the expectations of employers and make a compelling case for your candidacy by detailing the knowledge, skills, results, and distinctions that comprise your qualifications. This workshop is designed to be small to ensure we cover all of the material and provide significant feedback for all participants. Bring a copy of your CV or Resume and a cover letter draft, if you have them. Breakfast will be served and space is limited!

2. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Make and Take, Guest Chef Gourmet Basket Challenge
When: Thurs, July 18th: 10:00AM-12:00PM (Make and Take), 5:00-9:00PM (Guest Chef)
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Cost: Make and Take is FREE, Gourmet Basket Challenge food is as priced on menu
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
Make and Take, 10AM-12PM: Explore the exhibitions at the Nasher Museum through hands-on crafts. Free and open to all ages. No reservation necessary.

Guest Chef, 5PM-9PM: Local guest chefs will create menus inspired by a basket of gourmet ingredients provided by Parker and Otis.Last seating 8 PM. Reservations are strongly encouraged, online or by calling 919-684-6032.

3. FREE MOVIE: Third Friday Film Series, "BLACKFISH"
When: Fri, July 19th: 7:00PM-8:20PM
Location: American Tobacco Campus - Power Plant: Full Frame Theater
Cost: FREE
Contact: Suzanne (Lani) Simeona
Full Frame is proud to present a free screening of the killer whale documentary, BLACKFISH on July 19, 2013. Screening starts at 7:00pm at the Full Frame Theater at American Tobacco. Seating is first come, first serve. Doors open 30 minutes prior to showtime. Please visit our website for additional information: www.fullframefest.org

4. Fremont Rural Health Clinic
When: Sat, July 20th: 7:00AM-3:00PM
Location: Fremont, NC (107 East Ward Street)
Contact: Fremont Rural Health Clinic
Join us at the Fremont clinic, a student-run free clinic in rural Fremont, NC. Medical students provide basic care including chronic disease management, acute care, physicals, etc., under the supervision of a local physician. Transportation provided.

5. 2013 Summer Duke Graduate Finance Club & DCSSA Texas Hold'em Tournament
When: Sat, July 20th: 1:00PM-6:00PM
Location: French Family Science Center 2237
Registration: HERE!
Contact: Duke Graduate Finance Club
Duke Graduate Finance Club and DCSSA will co-host a Texas Hold'em Tournament this summer. There will be NO BUY-IN and the prizes will be $50, $25 and $10 for the final three winners. Blind structure and rules will be distributed to participants at the tournament. Food and drink will be provided.ALL Duke Graduate/Professional students are welcome!


Next Week (7/22-7/28)

6. Summer Make and Take at the Nasher Museum
When: Tues, July 23rd: 10:00AM-12:00PM
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Cost: Make and Take is FREE
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
Explore the exhibitions at the Nasher Museum through hands-on crafts. Free and open to all ages. No reservation necessary.

7. Professional Skills Bootcamp for Graduate Students: Networking & Interviewing
When: Weds, July 24th: 9:00AM-12:00PM
Location: Flowers 201
Registration: HERE!
Contact: Career Center
Networking and Interviewing are communication skills that require practice and time, and are necessary for the current economic climate. Join us for this comprehensive and interactive boot camp where we will practice and discuss networking and interviewing skills. Expect to leave with tangible ways to engage in networking conversations and have concrete interviewing strategies as well as some new contacts. This workshop is designed to be small to ensure we cover all of the material and provide significant feedback for all participants. Breakfast will be served and space is limited!

8. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Book Discussion
When: Weds, July 24th: 11:00AM-12:00PM
also Sun, July 28th: 2:00PM-3:00PM
Location: Nasher Museum of Art, University Classroom
Cost: Discussion is FREE
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
The Painter's Daughter: The Story of Sandro Botticelli and Alessandra Lippi by Carolyn Street LaFond, chosen to accompany the exhibition "The Human Position: Old Master Works from the Collection". Available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store. Associate Curator of Education Jessica Ruhle will lead the discussion

9. Music in the Gardens: Matthew E. White
When: Wed, July 24th: 7:00-9:00PM
Location: Sarah P Duke Gardens
Cost: $12 General/$10 Duke students with ID/Free for 12-&-under
Contact: Ken Rumble

"Matthew E. White's gift is taking real southern sounds and turning them into figments of his musical imagination, which he bends and shapes into bottomless columns of ethereal soul." -Pitchfork.com

Outdoor shows will take place rain or shine on the lawn behind the Gardens' Visitor Center. Lawn chairs, picnics & blankets encouraged, dogs are not allowed. Food and beverages, including beer & wine, will be available for purchase. The lawn will open 30 minutes prior to the start of show. Parking is available in the Duke Gardens lots off of Anderson Street and is free after 5 pm.

10. Summer Days, Nasher Nights: Make and Take, Dinner and a Movie
When: Thurs, July 25th: 5:00PM-7:00PM (Make and Take), 5:00-9:00PM (Dinner and a Movie)
Location: Nasher Museum of Art
Cost: Make and Take is FREE, Movie is FREE, Dinner is as priced on menu
Contact: Wendy Hower Livingston
Make and Take, 5PM-7PM: Explore the exhibitions at the Nasher Museum through hands-on crafts. Free and open to all ages. No reservation necessary.

Dinner and a Movie, 5PM-9PM: The Mill and The Cross (Lech Majewski, 2011, 92 min, Poland and Sweden, in English, Color, DVD). Described by Daniel M. Gold of the New York Times as a 'lush and hypnotic examination of [Breugel's] work and the times in which he lived...a cinematic picture of a Flemish masterpiece.' Free film at 7 PM in the lecture hall. Dinner patrons enjoy ample parking, two-course dinner specials and reserved film seating. Dinner reservations recommended (5PM or 5:30PM) online or call 919-684-6032.


Ongoing this Summer

Summer Theology on Tap: TUESDAYS
When: Every Tuesday: 5:30-7:00PM
Location: Fullsteam Brewery
Contact: Katie Owen
Join us at Fullsteam Brewery (726 Rigsbee Ave) each Tuesday this summer for informal theological conversation about a variety of topics on religion, politics, faith, and life. Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages provided. Check the Duke PCM website for a listing of topics: www.dukepcm.org

MEDMentors at the Durham County Youth Home: TUESDAYS
When: Every Tuesday: 6:00-7:00PM and 7:00-8:00PM
Location: Durham County Youth Home
Contact: MEDMentors
MEDMentors is an all volunteer, student led service organization founded by Duke University School of Medicine that aims to promote the long-term health and rehabilitation of adolescents at Durham's juvenile detention facility by providing health education, one-on-one tutoring, literacy classes, and job skills training several times a week. MEDMentors involves students from many different Duke graduate and professional schools. We're always open to volunteers from within the greater Duke Graduate School Community and would LOVE to add new members. A criminal background check and some simple paperwork is required before you volunteer.

The Orange County Rape Crisis Center seeks Community Educators (Volunteer Education)
When: Accepting applications until July 29th. Training Starts Sat, August 10, and continues on Tuesday evenings and Saturdays through September 17
Location: 1506 E. Franklin Street, Suite 302, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Contact: Alexis Kralic
Applications and screenings are required prior to starting training
The Orange County Rape Crisis Center seeks volunteers for its Community Education program. Community Educators (CEs) prevent sexual violence in our community by presenting educational programs to students in local schools. See our website for more information. Our training begins August 10 and the deadline for applications is July 29.


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