New Handshake Feature! Peer Messaging!

Upon logging into Handshake, you will be prompted to select from one of three privacy options… Community: This option will give you access to Peer Messaging! Choosing Community will make you visible to other students and alumni across all Handshake schools, as well as to employers approved by your school. Employers: This option will make you visible…

Due Friday: Rising Senior Symposium Registrations

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,…

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…

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…

2/7: Environmental Sustainability at the Happiest Place on Earth

Meet Cory Page ’18 for the second 5 Under 25 program of the year! Cory networked extensively during his senior year to land a position as an Environmental Associate for the Walt Disney Company. He now works to make Disney a more sustainable organization. His talk will focus on transitioning out of CC into the…

1/16 Coffee Chat: Networking & Tiger Link

Planning to be on campus over Half Block? Why not use your free afternoons to drink some coffee, eat some snacks, and chat with the Career Center staff about resumes, interviews, applications, networking, finding job and internship opportunities, and more? Join us at 3:30pm today in the Career Center to discuss how to use the…

Career Center Coffee Chats

Planning to be on campus over Half Block? Why not use your free afternoons to drink some coffee, eat some snacks, and chat with the Career Center staff about resumes, interviews, applications, networking, finding job and internship opportunities, and more? Join us in the afternoons of Half Block (January 7-17, 2019) to cover all of…

11/7: Information Session with Scott Jarrell ’99, EY Forensics

Are you interested in starting your career at EY? Come join alum, Scott Jarrell ’99, to hear his tips and tricks for your applications. Scott graduated from CC in 1999 with an IPE degree (International Political Economy). Since then, he has had an incredible career in consulting, has led Risk Analytics and Business Intelligence at…

Non-Profits & Philanthropy Half Block

Non-Profits & Philanthropy: You Really Can Change the World Half Block What’s this class about? From low-budget, two-person shops to century-old institutions with budgets in the millions, non-profits tackle some of our country’s most pressing challenges and preserve some of the world’s most precious places. This Half Block course will help you to think about the unique…

What is 5 Under 25?

About 5 Under 25 5 Under 25 is a Career Center series that features alumni under the age of 25 in diverse and exciting fields, each of whom launched their career immediately after graduating from CC. 5 Under 25 speakers speak in-depth about their industry, marketing their liberal arts experience, networking, hiring practices, and more. Each…

Deadline 12/1; PNC Financial Services: 2019 Summer Internships & Full-Time Positions

PNC is seeking applicants for our 2019 Summer Internships and Full-Time Positions across our lines of business. These programs will expose you to our businesses by allowing you to work with PNC professionals while making meaningful contributions. For more than 160 years, we have been committed to supporting our customers, communities, employees and shareholders. At…

10/11: Bloomberg Software Engineering Info. Session with Alumni

Interested in working in a fast paced, high impact, technology job in NYC? Come learn more about Bloomberg’s Software Engineering Full-Time and Summer Interns roles. Colorado College alum, Joe Karlin , will speak about his experience working at Bloomberg, as well as the different opportunities available. Lunch will be provided Details: October 11th Thursday from…

9/13: Partners Group Information Session with Alumni

Jayson Post, a recent alumni and current an investing professional at Partners Group, a global asset management firm, is hosting a information session on campus. Partners Global is seeking upcoming 2019 undergraduates for our Financial Analyst (FA) rotational program. Partners Group is a global asset management firm with $80 billion assets under management and 19…

CC Alumni: Interested in Supporting Current Students?

CC alumni, there are plenty of ways that you can contribute to current students’ success, whether it’s in their professional development or their lives after CC! Here’s how you can help: Create a profile on Tiger Link (and make sure it’s up to date with your current and past employment). Indicate in your account settings…

4/10: “Gun Violence in America” Lecture with Mark Glaze ’92

Join Mark Glaze ’92, CC alum and former Executive Director of the bi-partisan coalition Everytown for Gun Safety, for a lecture titled “Gun Violence in America”. Prior to beginning his consulting practice in June 2014, Mark – the son of a licensed gun dealer and NRA member – served as Executive Director of Everytown for…

Executives in Residence this Semester

Join us this semester to welcome three Executives in Residence: Denise Young Smith, former head of Diversity and Inclusion at Apple; Mark Glaze ’92, Director of Mayors Against Illegal Guns; and Nat Robinson ’03, former CEO and Founder of Juhudi Kilimo Company Limited, which provides micro-asset financing to rural smallholder farmers in Kenya. Each executive will…

SuCCess Stories: Meet Gianina Horton ’14!

This post is part of the Career Center’s bi-weekly roundup of alumni success stories. Check out Gianina’s story below, and find more SuCCess Stories here! A Conversation with Gianina Horton ‘14 Major: Political Science Grad Year: 2014 Current Job Title, Organization: Program Manager for Bridging the Gap: Kids and Cops “Gianina” is not a very common name –…

Mock Interviews with CC alumni 2/20 & 2/21

Sign up now while spots remain. Whether you have a specific interview coming soon, or just want to practice your skills and get feedback, this is a great time. Interviews will be held in the Career Center the afternoons of Tuesday, February 20, and Wednesday, February 21. Sign up for a specific time slot and…

2/1: Creating a Carbon Neutral Future for Airlines with Ellie Wood ’10

Remember to RSVP to the Career Center for lunch! As part of the 2017-2018 Stratton series, meet Ellie Wood ’10, Regional Director of Environmental at Boeing Commercial Airplanes. At Boeing, Ellie is responsible for the development and execution of sustainable aviation fuel strategy. Her talk, “Boeing: Shaping the Future” will provide you with insights into how Boeing…

SAA Kickoff Event on November 7 – Food and Prizes!

Join the Student Alumni Association (SAA) for our Block 3 Kickoff Event on Tuesday, Nov. 7 at 6 pm! This event will allow students to connect with local alumni while participating in our Jeopardy-style CC Trivia game. Food will be provided, and there will be lovely prizes for the winners. We hope to see you…

SuCCess Stories: Meet Anna McCreedy ‘13!

This post is part of the Career Center’s bi-weekly roundup of alumni success stories. Check out  Anna’s story below, and find more SuCCess Stories here! 8 Questions with Anna McCreedy ‘13 Major: International Political Economy Grad Year: 2013 Current Job Title, Organization: Intern at Berkeley International Office (BIO) What did you do after graduation? AM: I…

2017-2018 Stratton Series Lineup

2017-2018 Stratton Series Lineup What is the Stratton Series? Featuring alumni and individuals connected to Colorado College, the Stratton Series allows students to meet high-profile members of diverse industries, learn about their career journeys, and seek advice for breaking into exciting fields. Stratton Series speakers present during lunchtime discussions, offer one-on-one conversations at the Career…

10/9: Choosing Art for a Living Panel

Join the Career Center and Office of Alumni Relations for a panel with parent and alumni artists. Monday, Oct. 9, 3-5 p.m.  Mahaney Classroom, El Pomar Sports Center Brought to you by the Stratton Series  Panel will include: Austin Howlett ’15, Painter http://www.austinhowlett.com/ Jon Khoury ’84, Executive Director, Cottonwood Center for the Arts http://cottonwoodcenterforthearts.com/ Laurie Smith…

10/5: Talk Investment Banking with Tyler Snover ’13

Investment Banking, Sales & Trading, Mergers & Acquisitions, Buy Side, Sell Side. WHAT DOES IT ALL MEAN? Find out on Thursday October 5, 12:15pm at the Career Center. Presented by: Tyler Snover, ’13, Investment Banking Senior Associate with Industria Partners Are you interested in Investment Banking, but not quite sure what it’s all about or where…

SuCCess Stories: Meet Jack Teter ’13!

This post is part of the Career Center’s bi-weekly roundup of alumni success stories. Check out Jack Teter’s story below, and find more SuCCess Stories here! 8 Questions with Jack Teter ‘13 Major: Religion Grad Year: 2013 Current Job Title, Organization: Research Director, Democrats for Education Reform What did you do after graduation? JT: I moved up…

9/27: Confessions of a Recruiter with Matt Lopez ’14

As a Director of Talent, Matt Lopez ’14 has seen it all: the good, the bad, the “okay”, and the plain ugly. Join Matt as he shares pointers on how to rock both the application and interview process. Q&A to follow! Learn to shine on paper and in person on September 27, 12:15-1:15pm. Make sure…

SuCCess Stories: Meet Olvia Chow ’08!

This post is part of the Career Center’s bi-weekly roundup of alumni success stories. Check out Olivia Chow ’08’s story below, and find more SuCCess Stories here!   8 Questions with Olivia Chow ‘08 Major: Political Science Grad Year: 2008 Current Job Title, Organization: Content Marketing Manager at finder.com What did you do after graduation?…