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April 22, 2014
 
STATE DEPARTMENT CAREERS WITH AMBASSADOR IAN KELLY
Monday, April 28 / 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. / Stewart 214B / Registration Required
Come meet Ambassador Ian Kelly who will discuss State Department career paths including foreign service at this information session.
A former spokesperson for the U.S. Department of State, Ambassador Kelly is currently the Diplomat in Residence for the Midwest, based at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He served most recently as the U.S. Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) in Vienna, Austria. He was concurrently the U.S. Co-Chair of the Minsk Group, the negotiating process set up to resolve the dispute between Armenia and Azerbaijan over the territory of Nagorno Karabakh. REGISTER HERE.
 
FNR JOB BOARD
You will notice that the job opening list is significantly shorter this week. Summer seasonal, intermittent job openings are being filled and openings are fewer and fewer.  If you do not have a summer position in your major area, please see make an appointment with Shelly.  To make an appointment visit the OSS in Pfendler G003 or contact our office at 765-494-3591.
 
8 THINGS TRULY OUTSTANDING LEADERS DO WITHOUT THINKING
By Jeff Haden on Inc.com
Once in a while you meet a leader who stands out--even in a room filled with skilled, experienced, successful people. She isn't just remarkably charismatic. He isn't just remarkably likeable.
You can tell, in an instant, they simply think and act and lead differently than most people.
But those rare individuals don't become outstanding leaders overnight. While some are born with an aptitude for leadership, truly outstanding leaders are made. Through training, experience, and a healthy dose of introspection they learn how to make quick decisions. They learn to work with different personalities. They learn to nurture, motivate, and inspire.
They learn to truly leadRead the full article HERE
 
CALENDAR
 
Date
Event
Location
Time
 
April 28-May 2
Dead Week
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May 5-10
Finals Week
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May 12-June 13
FNR Summer Practicum
Iron River, MI
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May 17
Spring Commencement
Elliott Hall of Music
2:30p
 
May 19
Summer Classes Begin
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May 26
Memorial Day
~no classes
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July 4
Independence Day
~no classes
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August 9
Summer Commencement
Elliott Hall of Music
TBD
 
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JOB POSTINGS
Visit the FNR Job Board for the full listing.  
 
Title Employer City State Degree Required Deadline Link
Outreach - Zone Botanist, GS 07-09 (120 Day Detail) U.S. Forest Service, Huron-Manistee National Forest, Huron Shores Ranger Station and Mio Ranger District Oscoda MI B.S. Required 5/2/2014 Outreach - Zone Botanist, GS 07-09 (120 Day Detail)
Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program Technician Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program, Grand Traverse Conservation District Grand Traverse MI B.S. Required 5/2/2014 Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program Technician
District Forester Arkansas Forest Commission Monticello AR B.S. Required 4/25/2014 District Forester
Natural Resource Specialist 4 (TMDL Basin Coordinator) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality - Eastern Region Klamath Falls OR B.S. Required 4/22/2014 Natural Resource Specialist 4 (TMDL Basin Coordinator)
Outreach Notice, Resource Assistant, GS 05-06 U.S. Forest Service, Plumas National Forest, Beckwourth Ranger District Blairsden CA B.S. Required 5/7/2014 Outreach Notice, Resource Assistant, GS 05-06
Outreach Notice - Resources Information Specialist, GS 07-09 U.S. Forest Service, Lassen National Forest, Hat Creek Ranger District Fall River Mills CA B.S. Required 4/28/2014 Outreach Notice - Resources Information Specialist, GS 07-09
Planning Specialist III (Stormwater Facility Maintenance), Grade 23 Maryland, Department of Environmental Protection, Watershed Management Division Montgomery County MD B.S. Required 5/3/2014 Planning Specialist III (Stormwater Facility Maintenance), Grade 23
Fisheries Biologist Rhode Island, Wildlife Management Institute and the Bureau of Natural Resources, Rhode Island Department of Environment South Kingstown RI B.S. Required 5/16/2014 Fisheries Biologist
Wildlife Biologist (Habitat Management) Rhode Island Wildlife Management Institute and the Bureau of Natural Resources, Rhode Inland Department of Environment Providence RI B.S. Required 4/25/2014 Wildlife Biologist (Habitat Management)
Volunteer Coordinator Rhode Island Wildlife Management Institute, Division of Fish and Wildlife, Rhode Island Department of Environment South Kingstown RI B.S. Required 5/16/2014 Volunteer Coordinator
Wildlife Biologist (Waterfowl) Rhode Island Wildlife Management Institute and the Bureau of Natural Resources, Rhode Island Department of Environment Providence  RI B.S. Required 4/25/2014 Wildlife Biologist (Waterfowl)
Administrative Staff Assistant - Hunter and Aquatic Education Programs Rhode Island Wildlife Management Institute and the Bureau of Natural Resources, Rhode Island Department of Environment Exeter RI B.S. Required 5/16/2014 Administrative Staff Assistant - Hunter and Aquatic Education Programs
Ph.D. Student - Research Education - Biology Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences Umea Sweden Graduate Assistantships 6/15/2014 Ph.D. Student - Research Education - Biology
Biodiversity Research Presenter Operation Wallacea Staunton VI M.S. Required 4/30/2014 Biodiversity Research Presenter
Summer 2014 Seasonal Workforce Positions, GS 01-02-03-04-05-06-07, WG 05-08 U.S. Forest Service, Huron-Manistee National Forests, Mio Ranger and Huron-Shores Ranger Districts Oscoda MI No Degree Required 4/25/2014 Summer 2014 Seasonal Workforce Positions, GS 01-02-03-04-05-06-07, WG 05-08
2014 Summer Positions, GS 03-04-05 U.S. Forest Service, Ottawa National Forest, Eastern Region Various MI No Degree Required 5/15/2014 2014 Summer Positions, GS 03-04-05
Forest Ranger I Arkansas Forest Commission Magnolia AR No Degree Required 4/29/2014 Forest Ranger I
Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program - Technician Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program, Clinton and Gratiot  Conservation District St. Johns MI No Degree Required 4/28/2014 Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program - Technician
Field and Lab Technician Purdue University, Stable Isotope Study of Northern Flying Squirrel Diets West Lafayette IN No Degree Required 4/30/2014 Field and Lab Technician
Technical Staff Assistant - Hunter and Aquatic Education Programs Rhode Island Wildlife Management Institute and the Bureau of Natural Resources, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Exeter RI No Degree Required 5/16/2014 Technical Staff Assistant - Hunter and Aquatic Education Programs
Outreach Notice - Lead IT Specialist, GS 12 U.S. Forest Service, GEO SPECIFIC Various Various Ph.D. Required 5/22/2014 Outreach Notice - Lead IT Specialist, GS 12
 
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