What if every student and new grad from Schulich Engineering, UCalgary, had five to fifteen new connections to learn, share, and grow?

Having a diverse network:

  • Accelerates careers
  • Helps tap into the smart thinking of peers locally and globally
  • Is a powerful contribution to the Schulich School of Engineering community

Introducing:

Schulich Engineering Cafe, UCalgary

Matching together industry partners with students and recent grads for a career inspiring coffee.

Take an hour every 1–3 months to meet someone new from Schulich School of Engineering, create an opportunity to learn, share and answer questions.

What’s next?

Industry partner or new graduate? You’re invited, see below for how to get involved.

Student? Start building your network now — you’re invited !

Here’s the full update on what you can expect…

Are you a Schulich School of Engineering Student?

Join this network to:

  • Gain a better understanding of what careers are available with your degree
  • Develop your networking and communications skills through real-world practice
  • Build your network of Schulich School of Engineering new grads and industry partners based on your interests

As a student at Schulich School of Engineering, you have access to new graduates and industry partners with valuable life and career advice to share. With 85% of jobs being filled via networking and 2.4 million jobs available over the next four years, the time to build your network is now. The top skills companies are looking for across ALL industries are active listening, speaking, critical thinking and social perceptiveness. Improve these skills by connecting with others, sharing your story and asking thoughtful questions.

Schulich Engineering Cafe is your exclusive networking and mentoring platform. Powered by Ten Thousand Coffees, Schulich Engineering Cafe introduces you to industry partners and other students based on your specific career interests and goals. You can schedule and set up a coffee chat in-person or online.

How does the Schulich Engineering Cafe work?

  • You’ll receive monthly introductions each year to a fellow student or industry partner based on your career interests and goals
  • Suggest a time to chat, in-person at a coffee shop or online from the comfort of your home, to share your advice and experience
  • Receive an official LinkedIn certification to recognize your commitment to continuous learning and career advancement
  • Once you join, all introductions are sent directly to your inbox, schedule a time, and get an invite directly to your Gmail/Outlook

How do I join?

The easiest and quickest way to gain access is to sign-up using your school email address here!

Are you a New Grad or Industry Partner Schulich School of Engineering, UCalgary?

Join this network to:

  • Help shape the careers of students and by sharing your career advice and experience
  • Develop your networking and mentoring skills through real-world practice
  • Build your network of other Schulich Engineering members based on your industry and interests

As friend of Schulich School of Engineering, you have have valuable life and career advice to share. With 85% of jobs being filled via networking and 2.4 million jobs available over the next four years, it is key for students to receive support and advice from those in industry. The top skills companies are looking for across ALL industries are active listening, speaking, critical thinking and social perceptiveness. Everyone can improve these skills by connecting with others, sharing your story and asking thoughtful questions.

Powered by Ten Thousand Coffees, Schulich Engineering Cafe is an exclusive networking and mentoring platform that introduces you to recent grads and students based on specific career interests and goals. You can schedule and set up a coffee chat in-person or online.

How does Schulich Engineering Cafe work?

  • You’ll receive a monthly introduction to a student or fellow industry partner based on your career interests and goals
  • Suggest a time to chat, in-person at a coffee shop or online from the comfort of your home, to share your advice and experience
  • Receive an official LinkedIn certification to recognize your commitment to mentoring and networking
  • Once you join, all introductions are sent directly to your inbox so you don’t need to use another tool!

How do I join?

Enter your log-in info and interests to be added to the waitlist here.

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