Professional U Speaker Series


Professional U is a speaker event series that is designed to provide free professional development to students. Each event covers a variety of topics for students in all stages of their career preparation.

Fall 2015

The USF Career Services Professional U programming team is working hard to develop a fresh and exciting schedule for the Spring of 2016. The current schedule is below.

Monday, October 26, 2015: Don Asher Presents Bound for Graduate School? Strategies to Gain Admission to Highly Competitive Programs, MSC 2709, 6:00pm-7:30pm

This presentation will cover topics including essay tips, how to find programs, funding, how to address borderline grades or scores, how to get the most out of the Graduate & Professional School Fair, how to help faculty write strong letters of recommendation, and more! 

Donald Asher is one of the nation's foremost authorities on the graduate admissions process. Hundreds of thousands of students have seen his lectures, tapes, and teleconferences. He is the author of twelve books, including Graduate Admissions Essays, the best-selling guide to the graduate admissions process, and The Best Scholarships for the Best Students.