We’re hiring! Apply to be a Peer Intern

Come work with the Career Center! We’re hiring Peer Interns for 2019-2020 school year. Career Peer Interns operate individually and as part of a team, assisting the Career Center Staff in providing comprehensive career services to students and alumni. This position acts as a student liaison in providing peer services and in the promotion of…

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Due 4/1: Apply to be the Career Center Fellow

Are you… Graduating from CC in May? Interested in higher education, marketing, communications, graphic design, web development, videography, and social media? Looking for a professional, full-time job on campus after you graduate? Hoping to stay in Colorado Springs another year? All of the above?! Apply to be the Career Center’s Marketing & Communications Fellow! The…

4/3: The Value of a Liberal Arts Education in a Global Job Market

On Wednesday, April 3rd, Microsoft’s Alok Sharma will join Colorado College students and the community to speak on “The Value of a Liberal Arts Education in a Global Job Market.” This event is sponsored by the Colorado College Education Department. “As the world changes at a faster pace and becomes more artificial and machine dependent,…

4/1: Careers in Energy Lunch

Careers in Energy Lunch Hosted by the American Public Power Association, Colorado Springs Utilities and the Colorado Association of Municipal Utilities.             When: Monday, April 1, Noon – 1:30 p.m. Where: Engineering & Operations Conference, The Broadmoor Resort, 1 Lake Avenue, Colorado Springs, Colorado (Room: Broadmoor F) Audience: Attendance is limited to 50 students from…

53 Ways to Get a Job Before Graduation

53 Ways to Get a Job Before Graduation Originally posted by The Muse.com   Graduation is an incredibly exciting time, but we don’t have to tell you that it’s also incredibly scary—especially for the many grads who don’t yet know what they’re going to do once they have that diploma in hand. If you have…

Due 3/31: Tiger Trek: Boston Applications

Exciting news! The Tiger Trek: Boston applications are now open. This trip will offer two tracks: a Computer Science track and a Scientific & Medical Research track. 12 students will be selected for each track. Applications close Sunday, March 31 at 11:59pm. What’s Tiger Trek? The Career Center and Office of Alumni and Family Relations organize Tiger Trek, a program that…

Seniors: Come to GYST to work on your post-grad plans!

Holy moly, it’s senior year already. What are you doing after you graduate?? Come sit with the Career Center once a week and figure it all out. This is a dedicated time and space to working on your post-grad plans: whether it’s finding a job, applying to grad school, working on a grant or fellowship,…

51 Great Questions to Ask in an Interview

51 Great Questions to Ask in an Interview By The Muse | Originally posted on The Muse.com You probably already know that an interview isn’t just a chance for the hiring manager to grill you with interview questions—it’s your opportunity to sniff out whether a job is the right fit for you. Which means: It’s important…

Due 3/3: PULSE Yearlong Fellowship

Interested in a yearlong fellowship where you will serve with a Pittsburgh nonprofit, live in an intentional community, and grow as a leader? Apply to PULSE. PULSE cultivates a community of young servant leaders to transform Pittsburgh by inviting talented university graduates to partner with Pittsburgh nonprofits for a year of service and leadership. Where can I learn…

3/1: Grit, Gumption, and Carving Your Own Path Toward a Sustainability Consulting Career

Meet Holly Moynahan ’15 for the third 5 Under 25 program of the year! Holly is a corporate sustainability consultant at Sustainserv, a global management consulting firm that helps clients understand and manage the factors that influence long-term and sustainable value creation for their company and society. She joined the Sustainserv Boston office after receiving her bachelor’s…

3/4: Breaking Down Wall Street: A CC Alumni Guide to Finance

Join three distinguished CC alumni for a panel discussion on entering the world of Finance. Panelists Sue Allon, Jason Bogardus, and Chris Haymons will each share how they transitioned from the Block Plan to the industry, offer advice for current students, and take questions. This session is co-sponsored by the CC Investment Club. The club’s…

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Due 3/13: Conference Services Intern

Conference Services Intern Position What’s this position all about? The Conference Services Intern is an essential member of a team of Housing & Conferences professionals who implement one-stop-shop event planning and guest services to various CC hosted camps and conferences during June and July. Interns assist the Conference Specialist as an assigned assistant planner to…

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Due 3/13: Guest Services Attendant

Guest Services Attendant Position What’s this position all about? The Guest Services Attendant is an essential member of a team of Housing & Conferences professionals who provides exemplary customer service to various CC hosted camps and conferences during June and July. Positioned at the front desk to assist and welcome guests to the Colorado College…

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Due 3/13: Summer RA Position

Summer Resident Adviser Position – Summer 2019 Dates of Position – May 27, 2019 – August 5, 2019 What does this position involve? Summer Session at CC offers students (incoming and current CC undergraduates, undergraduates from other institutions, and MAT graduate students) the opportunity to take summer classes and live on-campus. Summer Resident Advisers (RAs)…

2/26: Changemaker Workshop: Idea to Business

The Changemaker workshop series is a fast-paced, action-oriented series that prepares students to create impact through entrepreneurship. The series is designed to teach students how to put their ideas into action by learning the tools, and practicing the skills, that are needed to validate, scale, and perpetuate impact through business ventures. The Spring series will…

NREL Year-Long Environmental Policy Analysis Internship

Posting Title Internship (Year Round) – Policy Analysis Location CO – Golden Position Type Intern (Fixed Term) Hours Per Week 40 Job Summary The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is a leader in the U.S. Department of Energy’s effort to secure an energy future that is both environmentally and economically sustainable. With locations in Golden,…

Anatomy of a Great Cover Letter

This article was originally posted by The Muse under the title “The Best Cover Letter Examples for Every Type of Job Seeker“. Check out the full article on themuse.com! The Elements of a Perfect Cover Letter Let’s talk about puzzles for a second. They’re made up of bits and pieces that fit together a specific…

3/1: Colorado Springs Job Day

Make history by attending Colorado Springs’s first-ever combined college career fair! This citywide career launchpad is your next step to continuing your future in Colorado Springs. This isn’t your average career fair. You’ll be in the company of your peers from Colorado College, Colorado Technical University, Pikes Peak Community College, and the University of Colorado…

2/20: Using Your Fear of the Unknown: Stratton Series with Mike Shum ’07, International Documentary Film-Maker

Meet international documentary film-maker Mike Shum ’07 for his talk, “Using Your Fear of the Unknown” When: February 20, 12:15pm Where: Gates Common Room in Palmer Hall RSVP? Yes! RSVP on Handshake. Mike Shum is a Chinese-American filmmaker and journalist who specializes in documentary directing and cinematography. According to Mike, “Graduating from college is scary, but that’s okay…

Due 2/7: Block Break 5 Job Shadow Day

The Colorado College Student Government Association in conjunction with the Career Center and the Office of Alumni and Family Relations is proud to announce a local job shadow day experience during Fifth Block Break. Local alumni have graciously volunteered to host students at their organizations for up to one day (Feb. 14th or 15th). The…

YouthWorks Summer and Post-Grad Positions Available

About YouthWorks YouthWorks is a multi-denominational, nonprofit organization that exists to connect teenagers to God, each other and communities through life-changing, Christ-centered mission trips. As 20,000 people take part in service this summer at over 40 communities, we need over 200 college and post-college-age staff to be on the front lines leading this ministry. In…