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…

2/21: Mayo Clinic Info Session: Blending Engineering and Health #whynotboth?

#WHYNOTBOTH? Interested in health, science and the liberal arts?  (YES! There will be pizza!) Meet Amy Alexander, a Biomedical Engineer from the Mayo Clinic’s Department of Radiology. Amy is passionate about mentoring liberal arts students on career growth. As a STEM professional in a multidisciplinary field, her talk will focus on how you can blend…

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…

1/23, 24, 25 & 28: Edge Internship Program Info Sessions

Colorado College Edge Internship Program   What is the Edge Internship Program? For summer 2019, Colorado College is piloting the Edge Internship Program, a 10-week full-time experience providing invaluable opportunities for rising juniors and rising seniors to connect academic learning with professional work. What differentiates the Edge Internship Program? Edge internships take place at companies…

2/4 & 2/5: PIFP Interview Prep Sessions

PIFP Interview Preparation Sessions Selected for a first-round PIFP interview? You’ll want to attend one of the two interview prep sessions, where Career Coaches will overview the interview process, how to answer tricky questions, what to hear, how to follow up, and more. RSVPs are required! PIFP Interview Prep Session 1: Monday, February 4th 2019…

1/24: Final PIFP Session

This semester’s final PIFP info session will take place on Thursday, Jan. 24, at 12:15pm in the WES Room. Learn to craft a compelling application and tackle your interviews with confidence. Get paid to make a difference! PIFP is a program that allows Colorado College students (and CC students only!) to apply for summer-length and year-long fellowships at Colorado nonprofit…

2/9: Colorado Educators Diversity Recruiting Fair

Colorado Educators Diversity Recruiting Fair 2019 Calling all faculty, staff, and administrative candidates interested in employment in Colorado’s independent schools. Visit their website for more information. Free for candidates! Check out their flyer for more information. When: Saturday, February 9, from 1:00-4:00 P.M. Where: St. Anne’s Episcopal School, 2701 South York Street, Denver, CO 80210  *Park…

1/23: Summer In January

January 23, 2019 Make the most of your summer! Come learn about summer opportunities from the Career Center, Summer Session, the Collaborative for Community Engagement (CCE), the Public Interest Fellowship Program (PIFP), Study Abroad, Fellowships and Scholarships, Outdoor Education, the Dean’s Office, the Quad Innovation Partnership, AND from students that have lived it. This is…

1/11 Coffee Chat: What are my strengths?

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 12:15pm in the Career Center for lunch and one of our very…

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…

12/12: How do I plan my future career?

How do I plan my future career? with Rakhi Voria ’11 of Microsoft When: Wednesday, December 12, 12:15pm Where: Gates Common Room (location change!) RSVP? Yes! RSVP on Handshake. Students who are about to enter the working world are inundated with career advice, and the reality is, much of it is conflicting. You’re told to be regimented…

12/6: El Pomar Fellowship Info Session

Become an El Pomar Fellow! El Pomar Fellowship Information Session Lunch Thursday, December 6th at 12:15 in the Career Center. RSVP on Handshake for lunch. Would you like to spend your days working to promote the well-being of Colorado communities? Do you want to advance your career and push yourself personally and professionally? Do you…

12/10: 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. Find out more on Handshake! Where? The Morreale Carriage House,…

PIFP fellowships now posted!

Have you heard about PIFP, the Public Interest Fellowship Program? Get paid to make a difference! PIFP is a program that allows Colorado College students (and CC students only!) to apply for summer-length and year-long fellowships at Colorado nonprofit organizations. Fellows are able to create valuable changes in Colorado communities and do meaningful work – all…

Half Block registrations now open!

It’s finally here! You can now register for skill-building, resume-boosting classes that take place during Winter Break. Learn new skills, boost your resume, prepare for grad school, and try out new careers! When is Half Block? Half Block takes place over Winter Break, from January 7-17, 2019. How do I register? Register on Summit: Student Life.…

11/6: Fighting Financial Crime with Scott Jarrell ’99, EY Forensics

Join Scott Jarrell, partner at Ernst & Young Forensics, for an exciting demonstration of how accounting firms help banks to manage the risks of financial and cyber crime, and how they build better surveillance systems through automation and artificial intelligence. Scott graduated from CC in 1999 with an IPE degree. Since then, he has had an incredible…

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 5 Under 25 program begins with a group lunch at 12:15 in the Career Center. After a small group lunch, students can sign up for a 20-minute one-on-one conversation with…

REGISTRATIONS CLOSED: Local Job Shadow Day Over Block Break 2

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 Second Block Break. Local alumni have graciously volunteered to host students at their organizations for up to one day (Oct. 18 or 19th). The…

10/2: J.P. Morgan Info Session

J.P. Morgan will be hosting an information session on campus Tuesday, October 2, from 4-5 pm in Palmer 230. During this time they will share with you: How the Private Bank works What the role of the analyst is Information about the recruiting process and upcoming deadlines. Additional topics may include: asset allocation, how JP…