The AGU Heads and Chairs program and the American Geosciences Institute are pleased to be offering a free online webinar and discussion about career preparation for students. Our speakers for this month's webinar are:
- Dana Thomas, Ph.D., Coordinator for College Transition, Student Success, and Learning Experiences, Jackson School of Geosciences, UT Austin
- Corey Garza, Ph.D., Professor in the Department of Marine Science at California State University, Monterey Bay
- Barbara Bruno, Ph.D., Faculty Specialist at the Hawai'i Institute of Geophysics and Planetology, University of Hawai'i, Manoa
Dana Thomas will be discussing the GeoFORCE program and high school transitions to college. Corey Garza will be discussing bridge programs and professional development for students to help guide them in their next steps in their geoscience career, and Barb Bruno will be discussing how students have been using individual development plans to map their careers. Please come prepared to share your own experiences, suggestions, and challenges as this session provides an opportunity for the community to share experiences and discuss strategies.