Calendar of SPuRS-Approved Events

Upcoming Virtual events

* Events with an asterisk (*) require registration. Click on the event link for details. Event dates and times are subject to change. 

Date

Event

Location

Time

SPuRS Credit

01/11/21 - 02/05/21

Resume Revamp

ELearning Program

all-day

Personal and Interpersonal Knowledge (F)

01/15/21

Entrepreneurship Forum: Alberto and Sagario Guerrero, Mango Healthy Fruit and Food

WebEx Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

8 to 9 a.m.

Professional Insight (F)

01/21/21

Virtual Escape Room - Study Abroad Edition

Zoom Event (RSVP in ExperienceWMU)

10 to 11:30 a.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

01/22/21

Resume Critique Day

Handshake Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

01/22/21

Leveraging LinkedIn with Kellogg’s

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

12:30 to 2 p.m.

Personal and Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

01/26/21

BEP Showcase

WebEx Event (link in Handshake and ExperienceWMU)

3 to 4:30 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

01/28/21

Financial Planning Speaker Series: Aric Faber, CEO of SalesPage

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

3:30 to 5 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

01/28/21

Career Fair Prep Event

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

01/29/21

Practice Interview Day

Handshake Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/03/21

ISM Career Night

Easy Virtual Fairs(link in Handshake)

3 to 6 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/03/21

Marketing, Sales, and Food Marketing Career Night

Easy Virtual Fairs (link in Handshake)

3 to 6 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/05/21

Entrepreneurship Forum: Desi Taylor, president and adventure specialist, Cluventure Travel

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

8 to 9 a.m.

Professional Insight (F)

02/08/21

Accounting Opportunity Panel

Virtual Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

1 to 2:30 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

02/10/21

STEM Career Fair

Easy Virtual Fairs(link in Handshake)

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/11/21

WMU Career Fair

Easy Virtual Fairs(link in Handshake)

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/18/21

Government and Non-Profit Career Fair

Easy Virtual Fairs(link in Handshake)

10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Professional Insight (A)

02/25/21

Financial Planning Speaker Series: Ryan Cahill, CFA CFP, Cahill Wealth Management

WebEx Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

2 to 3:30 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

03/05/21

Bring Your “A-Game” to Work hosted by Eaton Corporation

WebEx Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Leadership and Service (A)

03/12/21

Virtual Escape Room - Spring Break Edition

Zoom event (RSVP in ExperienceWMU)

10 to 11:30 a.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

03/17/21

Virtual Escape Room - Spring Break Edition

Zoom event (RSVP in ExperienceWMU)

1 to 2:30 p.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

03/19/21

Entrepreneurship Forum: Brett Vanderkamp, president, and Amy Kenny, CFO, New Holland Brewing

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

8 to 9 a.m.

Professional Insight (F)

03/19/21

Business Broncos Finish Strong

WebEx Event (link in ExperienceWMU)

1 to 3 p.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (F)

03/24/21

Major Match Up

Virtual Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

03/25/21

Virtual Escape Room - Spring Break Edition

Zoom event (RSVP in ExperienceWMU)

9 to 10:30 a.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

03/25/21

Financial Planning Speaker Series: Guest Speaker TBD

WebEx Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

3:30 to 5 p.m.

Professional Insight (F)

03/30/21

Virtual Escape Room - Spring Break Edition

Zoom event (RSVP in ExperienceWMU)

8 to 9:30 p.m.

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge (A)

04/02/21

Entrepreneurship Forum: Kyle Monk and Natashia Monk, co-owners, Nonla Burger

WebEx Event(link in ExperienceWMU)

8 to 9 a.m.

Professional Insight (F)

 

 

self-guided activities

In addition to the current calendar of events, we have available for you some SPuRS-approved self guided activity options that can be completed online through ExperienceWMU.

Foundational Level Options                                                 

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge                                            

  • Build Your Brand Workbook (Part 1)                                                              
  • FOCUS assessment

Personal Insight

  • Company Research & Position Analysis
  • LinkedIn profile

Leadership & Service

  • Big Interview Engagement (Foundational)
  • Handshake profile
  • Best Practices for Interviewing Video Series 

Advanced Level Options

Personal & Interpersonal Knowledge

  • Build Your Brand Workbook (Parts 1 and 2)
  • Art of Negotiation Video Series 

Professional Insight

  • Informational Interviews with Employers
  • Report an Internship Experience

Leadership & Service

  • Big Interview Engagement (Advanced)
  • Report a Volunteer Experience
  • The Jungle Podcast Review and Reflection

Instructions on how to complete and report these self-guided activities are found in ExperienceWMU.  

The video links below can answer most questions regarding ExperienceWMU and how to submit an audit.

SPuRS Video Tutorials:

What is SPuRS – Program Overview

Navigating ExperienceWMU

How to Process My SPuRS Audit

If you have additional questions, please email us at hcob-spurs@wmich.edu.