New planners and students have many questions about the planning profession. Hear-first hand from a planning hiring manager and a career management specialist on how to be strategic in your job search. Learn what employers are looking for and how to increase your chances of getting hired.
Join the Maryland APA Chapter on Monday, January 27th from 5:30-7:30 pm for a Transportation-minded happy hour. We will hear from the Central Maryland Transportation Alliance about transportation in 2020, including likely hot topics for the upcoming legislative session. The happy hour will be held at the Monument City Brewing at 1 North Haven Street, Baltimore, MD. Light food will be provided.
Are you taking the AICP exam in the Spring? Join the MD APA Emerging Planners Group and attend some of the sessions at Morgan State University. The session is open to everyone. If you are interested, please email email@example.com
Taking the AICP exam in November or want to start studying early? The Emerging Planners Group has reserved Room at Morgan State University, Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies on 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14 and 11/21 from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm. If you are interested, please fill out the form in the following link:
A new initiative by APA Maryland was launched this year called “Active Hours”. It is essentially APA Maryland teaming up with another local nonprofit to lend some helping hands to their cause. The first Active Hours will be with Civic Works, at the Real Food Farm on July 11th from 4:30 pm- 7:00 pm . Volunteers will be working on a farm and tending to various crops to help with food security. Please wear closed-toe shoes, and weather appropriate clothing that can get dirty. For more information please contact Joe Griffiths at firstname.lastname@example.org
Did you make your nominations yet??? The Emerging Planners Group (EPG) of the American Planning Association is seeking candidates for the 2019 and 2020 board. Do you think you or someone you know would be a good fit? If so make a nomination.
Every year, the National Planning Conference holds a Career Zone, which offers interactive activities to support your job search and career development, no matter where you are in your planning career. The Career Zone is available to all current or future job seekers who will be attending the conference. The Career Zone offers the following: