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…

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4/8: Peace Corps visit

Come talk to Karyn! She has all the answer you need whether that be what is the Peace Corps, is it right for me, how do I apply, I applied so now what or HELP! Monday, April 8th from 11:30-1:30 in Worner at the Fellowship Fair 1-on-1s with Karyn in the Career Center. Sign up…

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…

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2/21/19: Real Estate Info Session with Griffis Residential

Interested in the ins & outs of real estate and residential management? Join us for an informational session with Griffis Residential on Thursday, Feb 21 at the Career Center from 12:15-1:30. Griffis Residential is a multifamily real estate company that owns and self manages more than 8,000 Class A apartment units in premier locations throughout…

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2/21: Griffis Residential Info. Session

Griffis Residential Info. Session Thursday, February 21st 2019 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Classroom – Career Center Griffis Residential is currently seeking talented team members to join our property management teams. Griffis Residential owns and manages a distinct portfolio of attainable high-quality apartment communities in premier locations. Our motto is simple: It’s about you. Impeccable…

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…

2/12 Apogee Info Session

Apogee offers outdoor adventure travel to teens and young adults. We provide students with well-designed hiking, biking, service, writing, and photography trips in spectacular locations throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Central America, and Europe.   HIRING FOR: Outdoor Adventure Trip Leaders: Apogee is looking for responsible, dynamic, and motivated applicants to lead experiential-education…

Top Wall Street Interview Questions To Know Now

13 Difficult Interview Questions Top Wall Street Firms Are Asking Now Check out the full article here: http://www.vault.com/blog/interviewing/13-difficult-interview-questions-top-wall-street-firms-are-asking-now/ Last week, we released our latest Vault Banking 50, a ranking of the best investment banks to work for. Our rankings are based on a survey of 2,800 banking professionals, who were asked to rate firms other than their…

4/1: Working Around the World

Working Around the World Did you study abroad and the only thing you can think about it “how do I go back?” This is a great way to find different resources and ideas about how you can live abroad, gain awesome cultural experiences, learn a language and make a difference! Find out more on Monday,…

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…

2/26: Senior Wine Tasting: Does the glass really matter?

Does the glass really matter? An unpretentious introduction to wine and etiquette The Senior Transition Series cordially invites seniors to join CC alumni Ben Davis ’84, chef, and Mat Elmore ’09, sommelier, for a fun, interactive wine tasting and etiquette event! Tuesday, Feb. 26 Bemis Great Hall 5:30-7:30 p.m. The 60 spots are available for seniors only. …