Professional-in-Residence Events, Block 8 weeks 1 and 2

The Career Center in partnership with the Dean of Students office will be hosting two alums, for Block 8 weeks 1; T. Justin Garoutte ’12 (April 26th & 27th) and Nancy Hernandez ’96, week 2 (May 2nd morning and May 3rd afternoon) for our Professional-in-Residence program. T. Justin Garoutte, MPH, CPH was a major German…

Helping to Launch to the Moon, Meet Dawn Massop Love who Combines Soft & Technical Skills in STEM

Meet Dawn Massop Love – Combining Soft & Technical Skills in STEM As part of STEM month, we would like to introduce and share some words and encouragement from Dawn Massop Love, the Director of Strategic Communications at Advanced Space. Advanced Space exists to support the sustainable exploration, development, and settlement of space, and is…

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The Perfect Formula for Answering “What Is Your Greatest Accomplishment” in an Interview

by Rebecca KrausRe-posted by The Muse When you’re preparing for a job interview, you’ll be anticipating the most common interview questions, and you’ll want to prepare for a whole slew of behavioral questions that ask about your past experiences. So compared to stumpers like “Why should we hire you?” or “Tell me about a time you had a conflict…

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Black Women Are Wildly Underrepresented in the C-Suite. Change Starts at the Entry Level.

by Maura Walters Re-posted by The Muse In 2021, just 3% of computing-related jobs were held by Black women. It’s a disheartening statistic whose ripple effect reaches the highest levels of the corporate world: It was also reported in 2020 that women held the top job of CEO at just 37 of the Fortune 500 companies—a record high of 7.4%—and none of those women…

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Finding the Right Job Boils Down to the People

by The Muse EditorRe-posted by The Muse For millions of professionals, the last two years have presented an opportunity to get crystal clear on what they value in a job. (Spoiler alert: It’s about so much more than a salary.) After taking some time off in 2021 to prioritize his own well-being, Michael Farley had a…

2022 Summer Internship Funding Available Now

The Summer Internship Funding Awards program allows students to apply for funds to subsidize unpaid and underpaid summer internship opportunities. It is designed to increase the ability of all CC students to participate in internships, many of which remain unpaid. What do I need to know about them? You can learn everything you need to…

Announcement Request for Nuclear Science Summer School

NATIONAL SUPERCONDUCTINGCYCLOTRON LABORATORY Michigan State University will be hosting the 7th Nuclear Science Summer School (NS3) from May 15-21, 2022. NS3 is a summer school for undergraduate students that aims to introduce the participants to the fields of nuclear science and nuclear astrophysics. NS3 will offer lectures and activities covering selected nuclear science and nuclear astrophysics topics and provide…

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[Employer Event] Keystone Science School Virtual Info Session 3/7 & Interviews 3/8

Keystone Science School educates youth and adults to broaden perspectives and foster appreciation for engaged citizenship. We accomplish this through meaningful and collaborative learning experiences in the natural mountain environment that incorporate non-biased scientific inquiry, leadership development, civic engagement, and academic rigor. Our historic 23-acre campus is located at 9,200 feet, on the site of…

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Wait, How Do I Know if That Interview Went Well?

by Kat BoogaardRe-posted by The Muse You just wrapped up a job interview for a role you’re excited about. You think it went well. But wait, did it? Now that you’ve had some time to take a breath and reflect on that conversation, the confusion and self-doubt have kicked in. You’re chewing your nails and…

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Exactly How to Follow Up on a Job Application

by Alex CavoulacosRe-posted from The Muse Sending your resume into the job search ether—and hearing nothing—can be disheartening. But you don’t have to sit on pins and needles waiting for a response. If you’ve applied for a job and haven’t heard from the hiring manager in a week or two, go ahead and follow up. Here’s a…

Camp Augusta Information Session 2/22

Join our diverse and worldly staff! Meet humans from all over the world this summer at Camp Augusta Join Camp Augusta staff for an information session hosted by Colorado College’s Career Services! February 22nd at 4pm GMT. Check out Handshake for the zoom link! Can’t make it? Fill out our staff interest form at https://campaugusta.org/staff/staff-app/staff-interest-form/…

2/22 Camp Augusta Info Session

Camp Augusta is not your average summer camp. There are over 12,000 camps in the United States.  There are a dozen camps in Northern California that are “like” Camp Augusta. Yet, you must be asking yourself…”What’s Special About Camp Augusta”? Well, if you are interested in learning more about: this employer, their available positions, and how…

The Oath–nonprofit launched training– (EVENT) Free Workshop

by KAELYN LYNCHRe-posted from Outside Business Journal The Oath, a new nonprofit launched by Pattie Gonia, Teresa Baker, and JosĂ© GonzĂĄlez Activists launch The Outdoorist Oath to promote social justice on the trail. Most outdoor enthusiasts have heard of Leave No Trace, the ubiquitous guidelines for minimizing environmental impact on the trail. Now, a group…

Wright Water Engineers – Miller Internship

Wright Water Engineers – Miller Internship We are interested in providing a paid internship to expose a young person to the day-to-day work of water engineering along with an extracurricular research project, such as a paper, on a larger water policy issue.  We would be looking with someone who is interested in western water issues,…

Attend the World Pre-Health Conference- Application Deadline 1/25/22

Undergraduate students at Colorado College are invited to apply to attend the World Pre-Health Conference (WPC) held on March 26-27, 2022.   The World Pre-Health Conference at Harvard University is an educational conference for pre-health students at universities across the world that takes place in March of each year. According to guidance from public health authorities…

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The 31 Best LinkedIn Profile Tips for Job Seekers

by Regina BorsellinoRe-posted from The Muse Quick: What are the most important tools for a job seeker? You probably said your resume and your network. But what about the platform that combines them? LinkedIn allows you to share your experience, skills, and qualifications with future employers, while also allowing you to build and interact with…