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    • 20 Oct 2022
    • 18 Apr 2023
    • 6 sessions
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    The CDPI Affinity Groups are being rebranded as Communities of Practice to better reflect their goal and function. Join us for these informal conversations to share your experiences, be empowered by your fellow CDPs, receive guidance and brainstorming, and thrive in community. 

    The Community of Practice for New CDPs is geared towards those who have been working for less than five years in career services.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, Kevin Lema, CDPI Secretary (secretary@cdpi.org) or Jeffry Neuhouser, CDPI Director of Professional Development (professional-development@cdpi.ord).

    • 25 Oct 2022
    • 12 Dec 2022
    • 2 sessions
    • Zoom
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    CDPI is excited to invite you to join one or more of the Communities of Practice. This time is for informal conversations to share your experiences, receive guidance and opportunities for brainstorming, and thrive in and be empowered by community. These groups started out as affinity groups and have been rebranded to better reflect their goal and function.

    The Employer Relations Community of Practice will focus on conversations around developing relationships with employers and increasing collaboration.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, Karley Clayton (past-president@cdpi.org), the CDPI Past-President, or Jeffry Neuhouser (professional-development@cdpi.org), the CDPI Director of Professional Development.

    • 01 Nov 2022
    • 04 Apr 2023
    • 5 sessions
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    CDPI is excited to invite you to join one or more of the Communities of Practice. This time is for informal conversations to share your experiences, receive guidance and opportunities for brainstorming, and thrive in and be empowered by community. These groups started out as affinity groups and have been rebranded to better reflect their goal and function.

    The Student Employment Community of Practice will focus on conversations around developing, growing, and managing on-campus student employment and improving the student employment experience and outcome.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, Lea Staedtler (internships@cdpi.org), the CDPI Internship Program Coordinator, or Jeffry Neuhouser (professional-development@cdpi.org), the CDPI Director of Professional Development.

    • 03 Nov 2022
    • 04 May 2023
    • 6 sessions
    Register

    CDPI is excited to invite you to join one or more of the Communities of Practice. This time is for informal conversations to share your experiences, receive guidance and opportunities for brainstorming, and thrive in and be empowered by community. These groups started out as affinity groups and have been rebranded to better reflect their goal and function.

    The Directors and Chief Career Development Officers Community of Practice is focused on supporting those who lead and manage career centers.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, David Cross (memberservices@cdpi.org), CDPI Director of Member Services, or Jeffry Neuhouser (professional-development@cdpi.org), the CDPI Director of Professional Development.

    • 03 Nov 2022
    • 13 Dec 2022
    • 2 sessions
    Register

    CDPI is excited to invite you to join one or more of the Communities of Practice. This time is for informal conversations to share your experiences, receive guidance and opportunities for brainstorming, and thrive in and be empowered by community. These groups started out as affinity groups and have been rebranded to better reflect their goal and function.

    The Career Development Curriculum Community of Practice will focus on conversations around developing and teaching career development focused classes and how career development can be further integrated into your institution's overall curriculum.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, Keely Floyd (president@cdpi.org), CDPI President, or Jeffry Neuhouser (professional-development@cdpi.org), the CDPI Director of Professional Development.

    • 18 Nov 2022
    • 21 Apr 2023
    • 6 sessions
    Register

    CDPI is excited to invite you to join one or more of the Communities of Practice. This time is for informal conversations to share your experiences, receive guidance and opportunities for brainstorming, and thrive in and be empowered by community. These groups started out as affinity groups and have been rebranded to better reflect their goal and function.

    The Coaching and Advising Community of Practice will focus on conversations regarding career coaching best practices and improving equity-minded and culturally-relevant coaching strategies.

    RSVP to receive the Zoom link (the link will be resent before each meeting as a reminder email).

    Questions can be directed to the Community of Practice convener, Bryson Maesch (treasurer@cdpi.org), CDPI Treasurer, or Jeffry Neuhouser (professional-development@cdpi.org), the CDPI Director of Professional Development.

    • 02 Dec 2022
    • 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Zoom

    The CDPI Affinity Groups are being rebranded as Communities of Practice to better reflect their goal and function. Join us for these informal conversations to share your experiences, be empowered by your fellow CDPs, receive guidance and brainstorming, and thrive in community. 

    Click here to register via Zoom. Please consider submitting your questions or ideas to discuss when you register.

    Have any questions about this session? Contact Kristine Schuster at historian@cdpi.org. This session will be co-hosted with Sally Saydshoev, Director of Talent and Training Programming at the Indiana Chamber of Commerce.

    • 06 Dec 2022
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Zoom
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    Join us on December 6th from 9:00 to 10:30 AM as we discuss how to foster diversity, equity and belonging for LGBTQ+ students. Leading the session are Brandon Million, Mike Martinez, and Jeffry Neuhouser of MNM Equity Consulting. We are excited for you to join this session as they provide knowledge, insight, and resources to help career professionals in assisting the unique needs of our queer student populations.


    Campuses and employers are learning to understand the importance of inclusive spaces, events, and language, but are these inclusion efforts resulting in a sense of belonging for the students? To help us answer this question as we navigate 2022-2023 academic year, CDPI (Career Development Professionals of Indiana) and CCCC (College Career Center Consortium of Indiana) are joining forced to continue the ongoing series "Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development."

    Six-session are planned for the year with speakers and discussions about underserved student populations, including Latinx, International, Queer, Black, Veterans, and First Generation students. Each session will have:

    • Speaker(s) knowledgeable about the unique needs of the student population,
    • A discussion about available resources for both coaches and students,
    • Insight into how to prepare students to navigate the realities of inequitable workspace. 
    These sessions will be geared toward equipping coaches, advisors, student workers, and other campus staff or faculty with the skills and resources they need to serve these populations.
    • 12 Dec 2022
    • 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
    • https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86073257002
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    Presenters Dr. Todd Hurst and Sally Saydshoev from the Institute for Workforce Excellence will chat with CDPI members about their unique perspective on the employment landscape in Indiana. Participants will:

    1. Be informed of the most recent results of the employer/employee survey conducted by IWE and the IN Chamber of Commerce with over 900 responses
    2. Learn about the initiatives of IWE to help drive and support businesses and education institutions obtain and develop talent through regionalism, partnerships, and programs
    3. Dive deeper into the Talent Resource Navigator and how educational institutions can be a resource and help individuals navigate a busy workforce and education ecosystem

    • 15 Dec 2022
    • 27 Apr 2023
    • 5 sessions
    • Zoom
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    Hello, 

    We wanted to let you know about the next workshop in our series for New Career Development Professionals. on December 15th at 2:00PM, we are going to be covering some of the finer points related to conducting mock interviews. We will be talking about conversing with employers to build effective employer relationships. If you've previously registered for our prior event, then your registration should still be active. for questions, reach out to David Cross, Director of Member services at memberservices@cdpi.org. 

    Dec. 15: Conversing with employers: Learning about industries and building meaningful partnerships

    Jan. 16: Supporting Exploratory Students: Helping students in decision making for their future

    Feb. 23: Impactful Programming: Tips for improving learning outcomes and information retention

    March 30: Industry Deep-Dives: Deeply understanding your employer industries and be a better advocate for students

    April 27. Understanding Student Career Needs

    Again, if you have any questions ahead of these workshops, reach out to David Cross at dcross@fortiscollege.edu. 


    • 21 Feb 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Zoom
    Register

    Join us on February 21st, 2023, from 9:00 to 10:30 AM as we discuss how to foster diversity, equity and belonging for Black students. Our speaker, William Durham, is the Executive Director of 100 Black Men of Indianapolis, Inc., a 501(c)(3) youth development organization that serves several hundred Indianapolis youth each year through mentoring-based educational programs.

    Part of the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Series

    Campuses and employers are learning to understand the importance of inclusive spaces, events, and language, but are these inclusion efforts resulting in a sense of belonging for the students? To help us answer this question as we navigate 2022-2023 academic year, CDPI (Career Development Professionals of Indiana) and CCCC (College Career Center Consortium of Indiana) are joining forces to continue the ongoing series "Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development."

    Six-sessions are planned for the year with speakers and discussions about underserved student populations, including Latinx, International, Queer, Black, Veterans, and First-Generation students. Each session will have:

    • Speaker(s) knowledgeable about the unique needs of the student population
    • A discussion about available resources for both coaches and students
    • Insight into how to prepare students to navigate the realities of inequitable workspace. 

    These sessions will be geared toward equipping coaches, advisors, student workers, and other campus staff or faculty with the skills and resources they need to serve these populations. This session counts toward the six available toward the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Certificate.

    • 21 Mar 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Zoom
    Register

    Join us on March 21, 2023, from 9:00 to 10:30 AM as we discuss how to foster diversity, equity and belonging for veteran students. Panelists include Nancy Jirousek, Senior Director of Transfer and Military Services at Baldwin Wallace University, Michael Brown, Manager of Veteran and Military Services at Baldwin Wallace University, and Sarah Harrison, Vice President of Veteran Engagement at INvets. 

    Baldwin Wallace is among the top, Gold-rated "2021-2022 Military Friendly® Schools" nationwide. The Gold award designation, published by Military Friendly® online and in GI Jobs magazine, reflects "leading practices, outcomes, and effective programs" for active military and veteran students. The University also received the Collegiate Purple Star Award for its ongoing efforts to support students with military backgrounds. Universities with the Collegiate Purple Star Award designation provide service members, veterans, and military-connected students the necessary support system and guidance to pursue higher education.

    INvets is a nonprofit public/private partnership with the state of Indiana that’s all about attracting, retaining, and cultivating our state’s veteran workforce. They are dedicated to matching our nation’s veteran workforce and their spouses with rewarding, lucrative career opportunities here in Indiana. 

    We are excited for you to join this session as they provide knowledge, insight, and resources to help career professionals in assisting the unique needs of our veteran student populations.

    Part of the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Series

    Campuses and employers are learning to understand the importance of inclusive spaces, events, and language, but are these inclusion efforts resulting in a sense of belonging for the students? To help us answer this question as we navigate 2022-2023 academic year, CDPI (Career Development Professionals of Indiana) and CCCC (College Career Center Consortium of Indiana) are joining forces to continue the ongoing series "Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development."

    Six-sessions are planned for the year with speakers and discussions about underserved student populations, including Latinx, International, Queer, Black, Veterans, and First-Generation students. Each session will have:

    • Speaker(s) knowledgeable about the unique needs of the student population,
    • A discussion about available resources for both coaches and students,
    • Insight into how to prepare students to navigate the realities of inequitable workspace. 

    These sessions will be geared toward equipping coaches, advisors, student workers, and other campus staff or faculty with the skills and resources they need to serve these populations. This session counts toward the six available toward the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Certificate.

    • 18 Apr 2023
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Zoom
    Register

    Join us on April 18th, 2023, from 9:00 to 10:30 AM as we discuss how to foster diversity, equity and belonging for first-generation students. Panelists include Brittney Collins with Common App (formerly with the Indiana Higher Education Commission) and Alex DeLonis, the Director of Financial Aid at Wabash College.

    Part of the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Series

    Campuses and employers are learning to understand the importance of inclusive spaces, events, and language, but are these inclusion efforts resulting in a sense of belonging for the students? To help us answer this question as we navigate 2022-2023 academic year, CDPI (Career Development Professionals of Indiana) and CCCC (College Career Center Consortium of Indiana) are joining forces to continue the ongoing series "Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development."

    Six-sessions are planned for the year with speakers and discussions about underserved student populations, including Latinx, International, Queer, Black, Veterans, and First-Generation students. Each session will have:

    ·         Speaker(s) knowledgeable about the unique needs of the student population,

    ·         A discussion about available resources for both coaches and students,

    ·         Insight into how to prepare students to navigate the realities of inequitable workspace. 

    These sessions will be geared toward equipping coaches, advisors, student workers, and other campus staff or faculty with the skills and resources they need to serve these populations. This session counts toward the six available toward the Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development Certificate.

Past events

15 Nov 2022 Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development: Supporting International Students
18 Oct 2022 Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development: Supporting Latinx Students
30 Sep 2022 Community of Practice: Internships and Experiential Learning
20 Sep 2022 Fostering Diversity, Equity, and Belonging through Career Development: 2022-2023 Opening Session
20 May 2022 Post-Conference Employer Visits
19 May 2022 CDPI Spring 2022 Annual Conference
18 Apr 2022 Fostering Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Through Career Development: Breaking Down the Brick Walls to Student Success
06 Apr 2022 Fostering Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Through Career Development: Tuning Into the National Conversation
29 Mar 2022 Employer Panel: Law, Health Care, Education, and Social Work
28 Mar 2022 CDPI Graduate Student Job Search Panel: Learn About the Insights from Professionals in a Variety of Fields.
08 Mar 2022 Ivy Tech's Career Coaching and Employer Connections (CCEC) Overview Session
04 Mar 2022 New Career Development Professionals Affinity Group
24 Feb 2022 Fostering Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Through Career Development: Creating Accessible Space
11 Feb 2022 Internship and Experiential Learning Affinity Group
10 Feb 2022 Chair Yoga--Be our CDPI Valentine!
20 Jan 2022 Coaching and Advising Affinity Group
19 Jan 2022 Employer Relations Affinity Group
19 Jan 2022 Internships and Experiential Programming Affinity Group
18 Jan 2022 Aspiring Career Development Leaders Affinity Group
14 Jan 2022 New Career Development Professionals Affinity Group
13 Jan 2022 Directors of Career Development Affinity Group
12 Jan 2022 Career Development Curriculum Affinity Group
11 Jan 2022 Student Employment Affinity Group
02 Dec 2021 Overcoming the Misconceptions of Networking: Helping Students Build Relationships and Expand Their Network During the Age of COVID
02 Nov 2021 Strategizing with CDPI...
12 Oct 2021 The Walt Disney Company Professional Internship & College Program Information Session
30 Sep 2021 Professional Development Committee and Affinity Groups Interest Meeting
21 Sep 2021 The Politics of Self-Disclosure: Identity in the Application Process
24 May 2021 CDPI Spring 2021 Annual Conference
16 Apr 2021 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Practice
12 Mar 2021 CDPI Employer Connections: Developing Career Readiness
11 Mar 2021 Statewide Virtual Career Fair
26 Feb 2021 Conference Proposal Writing Workshop
19 Feb 2021 CDPI Employer Connections: A Conversation with Nonprofits
27 Jan 2021 CDPI Employer Connections: Talk to the Recruiter
14 Dec 2020 2020 Student Advocates Conference
03 Dec 2020 Using LEGO® to Build Career Management Skills
26 Oct 2020 CDPI October Town Hall: COVID-19 & The Impact on the Hoosier Career, Internship, and Higher Ed Landscape
15 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Increase your Capacity! Building a Career Peer Program to Meet Service Demands
15 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Integrating Career Readiness in Campus Jobs & Leadership Positions
14 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Engaging Students with Disabilities in Career Development Programming
13 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Neurodiversity: Exploring the Spectrum at IU
12 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Spin Networking
11 May 2020 CDPI Webinar: Building Equity in College and Career Completion and Transition through the College Scholar Success Program
17 May 2019 2019 CDPI Conference
16 May 2019 CDPI Spring 2019 Networking Event, May 16, 2019
16 May 2019 CDPI Spring 2019 Pre-Conference Workshop, May 16, 2019
18 May 2018 2018 CDPI Conference
17 May 2018 CDPI Spring 2018 Networking Event, May 17, 2018
17 May 2018 CDPI Spring 2018 Pre-Conference Workshop, May 17
28 Jul 2017 Plat 99 Networking Mixer
19 May 2017 CDPI Spring Conference 2017, May 19, 2017
18 May 2017 CDPI Spring 2017 Networking Event, May 18, 2017
18 May 2017 CDPI Spring 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop, May 18, 2017
02 Dec 2016 Career Development Professionals of Indiana and Midwest ACE Present: a Regional Roundtable Networking Event
15 Aug 2016 Facebook Live Webinar: Serving the International Student Population, August 15, 2016
24 Jun 2016 Summer 2016 Networking Baseball Game & Picnic
22 Apr 2016 CDPI Spring Conference 2016, April 22, 2016
21 Apr 2016 CDPI Spring 2016 Networking Event, April 21, 2016
21 Apr 2016 CDPI Spring 2016 Pre-Conference Workshop, April 21, 2016
02 Oct 2015 CDPI Fall Conference 2015
01 Oct 2015 CDPI Fall 2015 Networking Event, October 1, 2015
19 Jun 2015 Central Indiana CDPI Summer 2015 Networking Event
17 Apr 2015 CDPI Spring Conference 2015
16 Apr 2015 CDPI and Employers Night at the Ballpark, April 16, 2015
26 Sep 2014 CDPI Fall Conference 2014
07 Aug 2014 Member Summer 2014 Networking Baseball Game & Picnic
07 Aug 2014 Employer Summer 2014 Networking Baseball Game & Picnic
11 Apr 2014 Spring 2014 CDPI Conference
13 Sep 2013 CDPI Fall Conference 2013
12 Sep 2013 CDPI Fall Conference Networking Dinner
01 Mar 2013 Spring 2013 CDPI Conference
28 Feb 2013 EMPLOYERS: Register here for CDPI Networking Event
28 Feb 2013 CDPI MEMBERS: Register for the Pre-Conference Networking Event
28 Feb 2013 Eli Lilly Site Visit
28 Feb 2013 ExactTarget Site Visit
28 Feb 2013 Pacers Sports Career Fair
25 Oct 2012 Fall 2012 CDPI Conference
13 Apr 2012 Spring 2012 CDPI Conference

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