New and recent grads can still rely on their alma mater to support them as they join the workforce and throughout their career journey.
Get LinkedIn with Alumni Relations!
There can be some great advantages to having a LinkedIn profile and Alumni Relations is here to help you enhance yours.
Just follow these steps:
1. Get a FREE LinkedIn profile headshot
Dress your professional best and stop by the Career Fair on Wednesday, January 20 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in Marshall McLuhan Hall. Visit our Alumni Relations booth for your free professional headshot!
2. Set up your profile
University of Manitoba Career Services offers LinkedIn workshops throughout the year. Please check careerCONNECT for dates and times. Remember to add that you are studying at the University of Manitoba within the Education section of your profile!
In addition, LinkedIn provides excellent podcasts on how to successfully set up your profile.
3. Connect with us on LinkedIn
Find our University of Manitoba page on LinkedIn and click the ‘Follow’ button. It’s a great way to keep on top of the latest U of M news and to find stories about University of Manitoba students, alumni and faculty.
Also take advantage of LinkedIn’s great networking potential by finding and connecting with U of M students and alumni here.
Recent Alumni Stories
Roberta (Bobbie) Whiteman had already worked in the child welfare sector for at least 10 years when she first learned about the new Master of Human Rights (MHR) program being offered at the University of Manitoba. On October 18, she graduates as a member of the inaugural Master of Human Rights program class her thesis already demonstrating potential to impact the work she does in changing lives.
Every dollar donated to the Douglas and Beverly Ruth Centenary Award in Engineering, up to $10,000, will be matched by Friends of Engineering, as well as an additional fifty cents from the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative.