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Up-Coming Events for CLA students

Internship Advice & Pizza Slice
-- Tuesday, November 8
-- 12 to 1:30 pm
-- Coffman Union, President's Room
At this panel discussion, CLA students can learn about the benefits of internships, hear from people who've done successful internships, and grab a slice of pizza! Free.

Business Careers for CLA Majors
-- Thursday, November 10
-- 12:45 to 2 pm
-- 121 Smith Hall
At this free panel discussion, you'll learn how a liberal arts degree can lead to a successful business career.

Company Site Visit: AEROTEK
-- Friday, November 11
-- 12:15 to 3:30 pm
-- transportation provided
Attention CLA students: Get an up-close look at an international business focused on recruitment services. Talk to their employees about the many career options available to liberal arts majors. You must register by Nov 8 to attend this tour!

For All Students!

November Workshops: most workshops are offered ONE more time this semester and that's it until 2012! For descriptions, times and the complete fall schedule, see

--LinkedIn: The Basics: Nov 8
--Writing Personal Statements: Nov 9
--Applying to Law School: Nov 11
--Effective Interviewing: Nov 15
--Job-Search Strategies: Nov 16
--Resumes and Cover Letters: Nov 10 or 30

November Book Discussions & Signings

Local restaurant critic and author Beth Dooley will discuss her book The Northern Heartland Kitchen, November 2 at 4:00 p.m.

MPR personality Peter Smith will discuss his book A Cavalcade of Lesser Horrors, on Tuesday, November 8 at 4:00 p.m.

Alan Bjerga, author and journalist, will discuss his book, Endless Appetites, on Monday, November 7 at 4:00 p.m.

Rodney Smolla, author and president of Furman University, will discuss his book, The Constitution Goes to College, Monday, November 14 at 4:00 p.m.

Local author and University of Minnesota professor Jeff Hertzberg, M.D. will discuss his book, Artisan Pizza and Flatbread in Five Minutes a Day, Wednesday, November 16 at 4:00 p.m.

All book discussions and signings will be at the University of Minnesota Bookstore in Coffman Memorial Union. Please send any questions or comments to Kari Erpenbach, University of Minnesota Bookstore (612) 625-6564,

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