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…

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…

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,…

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…

Due 4/17: Quad Innovation Partnership Summer Intensive

Turn your ideas into action, expand your networks, develop your professional experience, solve pressing community problems, and create impact in the city you live in through the Quad Innovation Partnership’s four-week signature immersion program. This paid, action-oriented, full-time experience will allow you to dive deeply into a business or community problem, create tangible results and,…

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,…

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…

Due 3/31: Tiger Trek: Boston Applications

Exciting news! The Tiger Trek: Boston applications are now open. This trip will offer two tracks: a Computer Science track and a Scientific & Medical Research track. 12 students will be selected for each track. Applications close Sunday, March 31 at 11:59pm. What’s Tiger Trek? The Career Center and Office of Alumni and Family Relations organize Tiger Trek, a program that…

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,…

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…

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…

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…