MPINCC launched the Student Affairs Committee Sponsored Exclusively by AT&T Park initiative in the Fall of 2008. The committee offers Student Members tools for engaging and participating in the Meetings Industry.MPINCC CALL FOR INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
This committee is dedicated to providing educational opportunities geared toward the interests of students and promoting networking opportunities to help students begin their career in this industry. Watch out for specific “by invitation” events planned just for students, as well as discounts to regular chapter events and networking functions.
We understand how important it is for you to make connections and have the support of your peers and future colleagues as you get ready to join tomorrow’s workforce. Check out the great resources below – geared specifically to help you ease into your professional career.
Thank you for your interest in providing an internship opportunity to a current hospitality student. Please click here to complete the form to assist us in placing an interested candidate. Completed forms should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed to (925) 355-1296.
Current Internship Opportunities: Please check back later
MPINCC STUDENT VOLUNTEERS
Volunteer at the Annual Conference and Tradeshow on February 21, 2013. Contact Amanda Voss email@example.com for more information.
Don’t have time for an internship, but would like to get some experience on your resume? Please check out the volunteer section of our chapter website to find out what opportunities there are to contribute to the chapter.
Our committee also receives volunteer opportunities throughout the year from our members so please check back here to see what is currently offered.
CURRENT MPINCC CHAPTER VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
The Student Affairs Committee needs you! Volunteer for this committee and gain valuable experience in marketing, planning events and developing relationships with the professionals of MPI. To volunteer start by filling out the volunteer interest form. You must be a member to volunteer!
SUMMER VOLUNTEERING AND INTERVIEWING TIPS
VOLUNTEER: Want to volunteer for a festival or event local to San Francisco this summer? Check out the San Francisco Travel website to see what is happening this summer. Most events need volunteers and have a volunteer section of their webpage.
INTERVIEWING: MPINCC Student Informational Interviews Toolkit
Summer is a great time to meet with professionals in the types of jobs you would like to have. The Student Affairs Committee has created an Informational Interviews Toolkit that contains a list of questions to ask in the informational interview and a list of our members that will accept interviews. Please contact Natasha Zellerbach for the list of questions and meeting professionals waiting to talk to you about your career.
QUARTERLY STUDENT MEMBER NEWSLETTER
Stay current on what is happening among the student membership at MPINCC. This newsletter provides great resources for getting the most out of your MPINCC membership and highlights students who are making a difference.
Newsletter 1st Quarter, October 2011
Newsletter 2nd Quarter, January 2012
Newsletter 3rd Quarter, April 2012
Newsletter 4th Quarter, July 2012
CHECK OUT THE STUDENT ENQUIRER
This quarterly publication highlights the professional members of MPINCC providing insight into their careers and their perspective on the industry. Plus look for great tips to help you get your start in this industry.
Student Enquirer, 1st Quarter, October 2011
Student Enquirer, 2nd Quarter, January 2012
Student Enquirer, 3rd Quarter, April 2012
Student Enquirer, 4th Quarter, July 2012 (See Newsletter 4th Quarter, July 2012)
MPINCC Annual Conference & Expo
If you missed our February 16, 2012 student workshop at MPINCC's Annual Conference & Expo 2012 at Moscone West, here are the Top Tips from the Professionals who led the roundtable discussions at this event.
Branding Yourself Through Social Media and Finding Your Dream Job
Wednesday, November 2, 2011, 7:00 PM – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Westin St. Francis
Speaker: David T. Stevens, Global Events Manager, streamlinevents
(If you missed the workshop, check out David’s Top 5 Things to Make LinkedIn Work for You.)
Exclusive presentation with a social media expert. Learn how to stand out from the crowd by crafting your social media personal brand. Learn tips for professional development, including a dynamic LinkedIn profile.