9/27 3-5pm: Student Research and Internship Symposium

Friday, Sept. 27: 3-5 p.m. Cornerstone Screening Room and Main Space Studying on the Block Plan at Colorado College gives students the flexibility to pursue and participate in summer opportunities that enhance and expand their in-class learning with practical experience. This symposium showcases the Summer Student Collaborative Research (SCoRe) and Summer Internship Funding programs with a…

Theatre & Dance Kickoff Party, Sept. 13 @ 4pm

2019-20 Theatre & Dance Kickoff Party Special Guests from TWIT and the Cast of Red Friday, September 13, 4pm CC Theatre & Dance invites all students interested in theatre, dance, and tech to meet and mingle with department faculty and staff in the 2nd floor lounge in Cornerstone. There will be food, drinks, and flash…

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9/26: Boren Awards information lunch

Boren Awards Information Session 12:15pm on Thursday, Sept 26 Carriage House (behind the Morreale House Career Center) Come meet with a representative from the U.S. Boren Awards, and learn how to be a competitive applicant for the Boren Scholarship (undergraduate) and Fellowship (graduate)! Boren Awards are nationally-competitive funding study abroad scholarships for U.S. citizens, centered…

Professional Headshots – Second Block

  Join the Career Center every second Wednesday of the block 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:…

#hired and #gradschoolbound: Let us celebrate you!

Let us celebrate you! It’s almost time for the 2019 #hired and #gradschoolbound campaigns. We want to celebrate you and your amazing summer internship, post-grad position, or grad school acceptance. Want to be featured? Shoot us an email or a Facebook message letting us know. (Psst…you can nominate friends, too!) Working hard, but not hired yet? Don’t panic – be…

Due 4/19: Summer of Code 2019

Learn to code this summer with the Liberal Arts for Silicon Valley Summer of Code program, designed to give students in the liberal arts the technological tools to make a difference. Liberal Arts in Silicon Valley – Summer 2019 – San Francisco, CA Whether you’ve always wanted to use technology to drive change or you’re simply curious about…

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…

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…

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Due 4/1: Apply to be the Career Center Fellow

Are you… Graduating from CC in May? Interested in higher education, marketing, communications, graphic design, web development, videography, and social media? Looking for a professional, full-time job on campus after you graduate? Hoping to stay in Colorado Springs another year? All of the above?! Apply to be the Career Center’s Marketing & Communications Fellow! The…

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,…

Deadline Extended – 3/20: Blumenstein Stewardship Assistant, The Nature Conservancy Colorado

The 2019 Blumenstein Internship, in Hayden, CO, is an 11-week position June 3, 2019 through August 16, 2019. This paid internship will allow one CC student to participate in hands-on water and wildlife conservation work right here in Colorado. The Colorado College Blumenstein Stewardship Assistant performs and participates in monitoring, research, management operations, maintenance, and…

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…

2/21: 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…

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…

1/24: 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…

Your Winter Break Career Prep Checklist

You made it! The semester is over, your bags are packed, and you’re heading home (or maybe staying on campus to enjoy a snowy Colorado winter). Now what? Winter Break is great, but it can easily morph from a restful vacation into four weeks of slouching around the house. As amazing as it feels to…

Update your grad year in Handshake!

Have you checked your graduation year in Handshake lately? It’s important that you have the right year selected for your profile, since your class year determines the types of jobs you can see and apply to! How to check your grad year: Log into Handshake. In the top right-hand corner, select your name. Click “My…

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…

NEW! Radio Production Half Block

Radio Production with Andrea Chalfin Half Block What’s this class about? Join Andrea Chalfin from 91.5 KRCC for this dynamic week-long crash course in radio production. You’ll learn how to record high-quality audio; utilize Adobe Audition to layer voices, music, and sound; and complete a final project showcasing your skills. This course will be taught…

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…

Deadline 11/29: Girls Who Invest Summer Intensive Program

Girls Who Invest, a non-profit specifically geared toward placing more women in the pipeline, is seeking bright and talented diverse sophomore women from all majors for its 2019 summer intensive program. The summer intensive program consists of four weeks on campus at the University of Pennsylvania or University of Notre Dame learning core finance and…