Block 8: “From Intern to WINtern” Workshop Series

Getting ready for your summer internship experience? Want to put your best foot forward? The Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” Workshop Series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Please sign up for each individual…

5/7: Navigating Workplace Relationships

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Navigating Workplace Relationships    From Intern to WINtern: Navigating Workplace Relationships Tuesday, May 7, 3:30pm – 5:00…

5/6: First Impressions & Lasting Impressions

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. First Impressions & Lasting Impressions    From Intern to WINtern: First Impressions & Lasting Impressions Monday, May…

5/6: Navigating Workplace Harassment

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Navigating Workplace Harassment    From Intern to WINtern: Navigating Workplace Harassment Monday, May 6, 12:15pm – 1:30…

5/3: Workplace Technology

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Workplace Technology   From Intern to WINtern: Workplace Technology Friday, May 3, 1:00 – 2:30 pm Tutt…

4/29: Managing Time and Prioritizing

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Managing Time and Prioritizing   From Intern to WINtern: Managing Time and Prioritizing Monday, April 29, 4:00…

4/25: Personal and Work Values & Happiness

Throughout Block 8, the Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” workshop series to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. Personal and Work Values & Happiness   From Intern to WINtern: Personal and Work Values & Happiness…

4/22:  for international students – Working in the U.S.:  An International Student & Alumni Panel

International Students: Are you interested in working in the U.S.?   Have you wondered how international students have navigated the job search process and workplace culture in the U.S.?  This is your opportunity to hear first-hand from a group of international students and alumni! Event:  Working in the U.S.:  An International Student & Alumni Panel Date: …

Block Break 7: “From Intern to WINtern” Workshop Series

  Spending time on campus this Block Break? The Career Center is hosting an “Intern to WINtern” Workshop Series during Block Break 7 to help students make the most of summer internships: from managing time and responsibilities, to presenting themselves professionally in communication, appearance and workplace relationships. All sessions will take place in the Tutt…

One-on-One Conversations with Marc St. John

  Interested in a career in finance, investing, investor relations, or private equity? Want to meet a member of the Colorado College Board of Trustees? Sign up for a one-on-one conversation with Marc St. John! Where? Tutt Alumni House (1205 N. Cascade Ave.) When? Tuesday, April 9 – 20-minute conversations between 1:30 – 3:00pm Sign…

4/10: Beyond Schmoozing: Why Networking Matters

Who you know is important, but who knows about you is critical. Come practice your social networking skills and interpersonal techniques as well as learn tips for using networking tools to broaden your network of connections. Wednesday, April 10 12:15 Tutt Library 238 **Bring Your Laptop to access tools during the workshop RSVP to bgray@coloradocollege.edu…

#hired and #gradschoolbound: Let us celebrate you!

Let us celebrate you! It’s almost time for the 2019 #hired and #gradschoolbound campaigns. We want to celebrate you and your amazing summer internship, post-grad position, or grad school acceptance. Want to be featured? Shoot us an email or a Facebook message letting us know. (Psst…you can nominate friends, too!) Working hard, but not hired yet? Don’t panic – be…

Rising Senior Symposium Registrations Now Open!

Prepare Yourself for Life After CC at the 4th Annual Rising Senior Symposium// May 16-17, 2019 Register Now! CALLING ALL JUNIORS: Registration is now open for the Rising Senior Symposium, which is a two-day event immediately following Block 8 that is designed to help you on your own path to #adulting. This event is free and includes catered meals,…

4/9: Working Back from the Gravestone (Stratton Series with Inventor Michael White ’02)

Working Back from the Gravestone with Inventor Michael White ’02 Don’t know what you want to do with your life? Great. Neither does Stratton Series speaker and inventor Michael White (but he’s “successful” by many accounts). While it’s okay to have no idea, there are a few things we can do right now that can…

4/8: Free Professional Headshots

Join the Career Center every Third Monday of the semester for an opportunity to get a professional portrait taken by the one and only Zak Kroger! This is your chance to get a photograph of yourself to use on your LinkedIn profile and other professional platforms. Let us know you’re coming on Handshake! Where? The Morreale…

4/4: A CC Student’s Guide to Negotiating Total Compensation

A CC Student’s Guide to Negotiating Total Compensation With Executive-in-Residence Kyle Samuel ‘92 Many students know that they should negotiate their salary before accepting a job. But did you know that you can also negotiate your benefits? Join Executive-in Residence Kyle Samuel ’92, President of M&T Insurance Agency and Senior Vice President of M&T Bank,…

4/2: Leverage Your Social Media & Live Your Best Life (Stratton Series with Phil Pallen)

Leverage Your Social Media & Live Your Best Life As part of the 2018-2019 Stratton series, meet brand strategist, social media expert, and keynote speaker Phil Pallen! Social media doesn’t have to be scary. Come learn how to leverage this powerful tool to build relationships and attract opportunities. In this virtual session, branding expert Phil…

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,…

12 Things You Shouldn’t Say At Work

12 THINGS YOU SHOULDN’T SAY AT WORK Check out this Linkedin article to avoid common work faux pas!  The everyday phrases that do damage in the workplace 12 Things you Should Never Say at Work is an Infographic designed to give you early warning of these types of quietly damaging phrases. It doesn’t set out to…

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…

3/26: Middlebury Language Schools Info Session

Middlebury Language Schools Info Session When: Tuesday, March 26th @ 4:00 PM Where: Career Center Classroom Are you interested in learning a new language this summer? Come join Middlebury for more more information. Middlebury has been delivering life-changing summer immersion language programs from beginner to graduate level for over 100 years. The difference is the…

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,…

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3/4: Overland Info Session – best summer ever

Overland Info Session & Pizza Monday, March 4th at 7pm Morreale Carriage House This summer join the dynamic, accomplished and charismatic group of Overland leaders who help kids see the world and all of its beauty and promise.  Overland hires exceptional college students and recent graduates to lead summer programs across the country and around…

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…