LFS Academic and Career Engagement Team


The LFS Academic and Career Engagement Team (ACE Team) focuses on delivering programming related to academic success and career development that allows participants to gain and apply relevant skills, be exposed to campus and Faculty-specific resources, and engage with their peers.


The ACE Team is a of group LFS students representing all four programs, they are invested in creating a sense of community and support in the areas of academics and career-related development opportunities for their peers.

Attend the ACE Team events that run throughout the year!

Photo Date Event
October Let’s Talk about Research
This event is focused on providing the tools and resources for LFS Undergraduate students who were looking for research opportunities. Students learn about the various ways they can take part in research opportunities by hearing from other students who have participated in research.
November Is Grad School Right for Me
This event showcases the numerous possibilities and pathways that can lead up to graduate school. Panelists talk about their experience during their application and time in graduate school. Students also hear about what the graduate school application process looks like.
February Your LFS: Career Stories with Our Alumni
This event provides students with an opportunity to connect with alumni from the LFS Faculty and gain perspective on how our alumnus’ degrees helped them get to where they are. The event will consist of a panel of LFS Alumni sharing stories about the connections between their LFS degree and their career. Afterwards, there is a round robin networking activity, where you will have an opportunity to speak a few different alumni in smaller groups. Ask our alumni your burning questions about the transition from graduation to a career path or how they may have found their career path. Seek out what opportunities are out there and get inspired about new possibilities.
Early March Discover Your Major
This event brings program coordinators and senior year students together to answer questions students had about different majors offered in LFS.

More information to be released by October 2020.

More information to be released by October 2020.

Still Have Questions?

If you’re unsure about what opportunities will best help you meet your goals, we encourage you to visit LFS Student Services to meet with our student engagement officer, career strategist, academic advisor, or all three! We’ll help you narrow down your choices and share what we know about how to reach beyond campus to build your network.