WST Learning Community Dinner, 3/13/17

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday March 13, 2017
      6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Location: Stein House/4th St. A Apartments, 4th and Techwood, Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA
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  • Fee(s):
    N/A
  • Extras:
    Free food
Contact

Carol Colatrella (carol.colatrella@lmc.gatech.edu)

Summaries

Summary Sentence: WST Learning Community Dinner with Dr. Michael Laughter 3/13/17, 6pm.

Full Summary: Please join us for complimentary dinner and discussion with Educational and Outreach Communications Manager, Dr. Laughter, who will speak on tailoring your resume. 

Please join us for complimentary dinner and discussion with Educational and Outreach Communications Manager, Dr. Michael Laughter, who will provide tips for interviewing and answer any questions you might have regarding resume and interview preparation. 

Dr. Laughter is the Educational and Outreach Communications Manager in the Center for Career Discovery and Development. He has an MA in Technical and Expository Writing from the University of Arkansas and an MFA in poetry from the University of New Orleans.

He began at Georgia Tech in 2001, teaching technical communications in the School of Literature, Communication, and Culture, and later, in Electrical and Computer Engineering, where he taught the communications components to junior-level labs and senior design. At every level of instruction at Tech, he incorporated career preparation, work shopping resume and cover-letter crafting, as well as interview tips, and targeting job openings based on an acquired skill or skill sets. Laughter authored the chapters in the GT 1000 freshman introduction class textbook on resume and cover letter-crafting, and has served as guest lecturer in numerous departments across campus on all aspects of career acquisition and preparation.

 

Additional Information

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Groups

The Center for the Study of Women, Science, and Technology

Invited Audience
Undergraduate students, Graduate students
Categories
Career/Professional development
Keywords
resumes, Interviewing, career, center for career development and discovery
Status
  • Created By: Christina Lucas
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Feb 8, 2017 - 4:31pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:12pm