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UofM Career Integration Presentations

    University of Minnesota staff continues to present on their Career Integration expertise at conferences, workshops, and meetings.  Related resources have been shared and replicated widely.  

     

    Presentations

     

    2018

    2018 Career Integration Conference:  Leveraging Partnerships (Washington DC, August 2018)

    Resilience: From Study Abroad to the Workplace   

    • Andrea Custodi, Director of Academic Affairs & Strategic Initiatives, CET Academic Programs
    • Kelly McLaughlin, Deputy Director of Center for International and Professional Experience, Yale University
    • Christine Anderson, Academic Director, Learning Abroad Center, University of Minnesota
    • Margaret Wiedenhoeft, Executive Director, Center for International Programs, Kalamazoo College 

    Divided By a Common Language?: A Debate On the Role of Language in Career Development Abroad  

    • Martha Johnson, Assistant Dean, Learning Abroad, University of Minnesota
    • Mark Lenhart, Executive Director, CET Academic Programs
    • Moderated by: John Christian, CAPA The Global Education Network

    Leveraging Partnerships Within the University of Minnesota

    • Steve Cisneros, Program Director, President’s Emerging Scholars (PES) Program, University of Minnesota
    • Scott Daby, Assistant Director of Advising & Enrollment, Learning Abroad Center, University of Minnesota

    Innovations in Internship Course Content

    • Christine Anderson, Academic Director, Learning Abroad Center, University of Minnesota
    • Andrea Custodi, Director of Academic Affairs and Strategic Initiatives, CET Academic Programs

    Career Minded Marketing: Exposing Employability Benefits of Study Abroad

    • Maria Wentworth, Senior Marketing Specialist, Learning Abroad Center, University of Minnesota
    • Matthew Brink, Assistant Executive Director, National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE)

    What Matters? Reviewing the Impact of Experience Abroad on Employment (vol. 3) Call for Papers

    • Michael Woolf, Deputy President for Strategic Development, CAPA: The Global Education Network
    • Kim Hindbjorgen Assistant Director, Curriculum and Career Integration, Learning Abroad Center

    #Alternative Facts: Dispelling the Myth that Short-term Programs do not have Career Development Value 

    • Lindsey Lahr, Program Director, Instructor-led Programs, Learning Abroad Center, University of Minnesota
    • Tricia Todd, MPH, Interim Director, Pre-Health Student Resource Center Instructor, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
    • Lisa Novack, Associate Director of Student Services in the Carlson Undergraduate Business Career Center, University of Minnesota 

    Career Readiness in Liberal Arts Education: Bridging Education Abroad and Career Development   

    • Tim Dohmen, Program Director, Learning Abroad Center and College of Liberal Arts Initiatives Liaison
    • Erica Tealey, Career Counselor, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

     

    2017

    Help Students Help Themselves:  Developing Successful Returnee Programming. 

    Student Career Development Through a Returnee Internship

    • Maria Wentworth, Learning Abroad Center

    NAFSA Tri-Regional Conference (Denver CO, November 2017)

    Career Minded Marketing:  Exposing employability benefits of study abroad

    • Maria Wentworth, Learning Abroad Center

    IIE Generation Study Abroad (Washington DC, October 2017)

    Building and Designing Career Development into Education Abroad Programming

    • Tim Dohmen, Darren Kaltved, and Ann Hubbard

    The FORUM on Education Abroad (Seattle WA, April 2017)

     

    2016

    Before, During, and After:  Strategies for Maximal Career Integration

    • Martha Johnson, Learning Abroad Center

    IES Conference (Denver CO, October 2016)

    Curriculum and Career Integration

    • Martha Johnson, Learning Abroad Center and Nanette Hanks, College of Liberal Arts

    The University of Auckland (Auckland, New Zealand, October 2016)

    UofM Career Services Overview and Center Tours 

    • Becky Hall, Susan LeBlanc, Katie Selby and Paul Timmins:  University of Minnesota Career Center Representatives

    UofM Resident Directors Workshop (Minneapolis, MN, July 2016)

    Research on the Impact of Study Abroad on Career Skill Development

    • Christine Anderson, Learning Abroad Center and Sophie Gladding, University of Minnesota

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    Study Abroad as a Mechanism to Promote International Careers for Students with Disabilities

    • Paul Edwards, Multicultural Center Academic Excellence, University of Minnesota

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    Short Term, Long Impact:  Articulating the Skills and Value of Short-Term Study Abroad 

    • Martha Johnson, Learning Abroad Center

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    Career Development & the Minnesota Studies International Development (MSID) Program Model 

    • Mohamud Jama, MSID Kenya, University of Minnesota
    • Antonia Lortis, Learning Abroad Center

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    La Nouvelle-France: Creating Non-traditional and Career Relevant Programs in a “Traditional” Location

    • Martha Johnson, Learning Abroad Center
    • Françoise Chaton, Montpellier, France, University of Minnesota

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016) 

    Fit or Skills?  How Employers Really Hire, and Why it Matters 

    Mark Lenhart, CET Academic Programs and Erica Tealey, College of Liberal Arts Career Center, University of Minnesota

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    Learning to Talk the Talk – Articulating Your Study Abroad Experience

    • Craig Kench, CAPA London, and Kirsten Canterbury, Carlson School of Management

    Career Integration Conference, Minding the Gap:  Career Integration Strategies for Educators & Employers (Boston, MA, July 2016)

    Aligning Education Abroad Outcomes With Employability

    • Christine Anderson, Learning Abroad Center and Cynthia Banks

    NAFSA Annual Conference (Denver, CO, June 2016)

     

    2015 

    The University of Minnesota’s Career Integration Initiative 

    • Christine Anderson, Becky Hall and Kim Hindbjorgen 

    CIC Senior International Officers Meeting (Minneapolis, MN, December 2015)

    Career Workshops Onsite 

    • Christine Anderson, Rebecca Dordel, Becky Hall, Kim Hindbjorgen, Susan LeBlanc, Sara Newberg, Cathy Schuster, Katie Selby

    Career Development Network (CDN) Meeting (Minneapolis, MN, October 2015)

    Study Abroad & Career Integration: Strategies for Before, During, and After the Study Abroad Experience

    • Zach Mohs, Learning Abroad Canter

    IFSA NAC Conference (Indianapolis, IN, July 2015)

    Before, During, and After: Strategies for Maximal Career Integration

    • Martha Johnson, Learning Abroad Center

    Annual Global Internship Conference (Dublin, Ireland, June 2015)

     

    2014

    Working Together = Working Abroad

    • Kim Hindbjorgen, Kevin Morrison, Aileen M. O’Donnell, Angie Schmidt Whitney, and Martin Tillman

    Gilman Scholarship Web Symposium Series (Online, January 2014)

    The University of Minnesota’s Career Integration Initiative

    • Christine Anderson, Kim Hindbjorgen, Angie Schmidt Whitney, and Jeannie Stumne

    LAC Annual Advising Workshop (Minneapolis, MN, January 2014)

    Career Integration: (Re)viewing the Impact of Experience Abroad On Employment

    • Martha Johnson, Priscilla Stone, and Mike Woolf

    AIEA Annual Conference (Washington, DC, February 2014)

    Career Integration: Reframing the Career Component of Learning Abroad

    • Cynthia Banks, Becky Hall, Martha Johnson and Antonia Lortis

    Forum on Education Abroad (San Diego, CA, April 2014)

    The University of Minnesota Twin Cities Career Integration Initiative:  How Learning Abroad and Careers Connect

    • Becky Hall, Kim Hindbjorgen, Antonia Lortis, and Maria Wentworth

    Campus Internationalization Conference (Minneapolis, April 2014)

    The University of Minnesota's Career Integration Initiative

    • Amanda Fischer, Kim Hindbjorgen, and Katie Selby

    NAFSA Annual Conference (San Diego, May 2014)

    Using Partnerships to Create Career – Focused Short Courses

    • Christine Anderson, Becky Hall, and Angie Schmidt Whitney

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    Using Goal-Based Education Abroad to Address Workforce Expectations for STEM Graduates

    • Jessie Guinn, Nikki Letawsky Shultz, and Adam Pagel

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, July 2014)

    More than Coffee, Copies & Cantonese: Helping Returnees Articulate Professional Skills Gained through Education Abroad

    • Aileen M. O’Donnell,  Ben Efird, and Jeannie Stumne, College of Education and Human Development Career Center, 

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, July 2014)

    Strengths at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities and Abroad: Using a Strengths-Based Approach to Enhance Career Development

    • Sheila Collins, Katy Hinz, and Angie Schmidt Whitney

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    You Did What, Where? Applying the Not Obviously Relevant Experience Abroad To Your Career

    • Martha Johnson, Lindsay Ellingson, Gretchen Hoff, Jen Mering and Stephanie Wengronowitz

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014) 

    Coaching Students On-Site as They Explore Their Future Major and Career Focus

    • Susan LeBlanc

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014) 

    Minnesota Study Abroad Re-entry Conference: A Living Case Study

    • Allison Suhan and Joy Ruis

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    Learning Abroad Groupies: Converting Career Professionals to Ambassadors of Learning Abroad Programs

    • Sara Newberg

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    Get a Job: Parental Goals for Student Careers  

    • Antonia Lortis

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    Medicine and Business: A Tale of Two Approaches

    • Katie Selby and Tricia Todd

    Career Integration Conference (Minneapolis, MN, July 2014)

    Learning Mobility and Graduate Employment: Research Findings Unveiled

    • Martha Johnson, Davina Potts and Gianni Samsa

    EAIE Annual Conference (Prague, Czech Republic, September 2014)

    Creating an Effective Study Abroad Career Integration Plan on Your Campus

    • Vera Chapman, Angie Schmidt Whitney, and Martin Tillman

    NAFSA Collegial Conversation (Online, September 2014)

    Bridging Experience: Career Integration Before, During, and After Education Abroad

    • Jessica Burns, Kim Hindbjorgen, Lindsey Lahr, and Jon Mayfield

    NAFSA Regional Conference (St. Paul, MN, October 2014)

    Career Integration: Re-framing the Career Component of Learning Abroad

    • Becky Hall, Kim Hindbjorgen, and Antonia Lortis

    Association of American Colleges & Universities' Global Learning in College Conference (Minneapolis, MN, October 2014)

     

    2013

    Career Integration: Introduction and Next Steps 

    Brook Blahnik, Becky Hall, Kim Hindbjorgen, and Lindsey Lahr

    John Tate Academic Advising Conference (Minneapolis, MN, March 2013)

    Career Integration: Connecting the Dots

    Becky Hall and Antonia Lortis

    National Society for Experiential Education Annual Meeting (St. Pete Beach, FL, October 2013)

    International Experience = Jobs Back Home? How Learning Abroad and Careers Connect

    Christine Anderson, Amanda Fischer, Becky Hall, Kim Hindbjorgen, Martha Johnson, and Lindsey Lahr

    UMTC Education Abroad Network (EAN) Fall Meeting (Minneapolis, MN, October 2013)