SLAC NYC & D.C. Recruiting Day Jobs Now Posted!

It’s SLAC time again! What’s SLAC, you ask? The Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, which helps top-notch employers recruit students from seven outstanding colleges – including CC. Recruiting happens over video, and on-site in Washington D.C. and New York City. Everything you need to know about SLAC is right here. What are the SLAC Recruiting Days? Through Recruiting…

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…

11/19: SLAC is your business connection to jobs!

Research. Banks. Insurance. Mergers. Acquisitions. Economics.   SLAC is a great way to apply for jobs in the teaching field, get fabulous experience and really learn more than you ever thought possible. There are 20 different positions you can apply to with organizations such as Economist Incorporated, BDO USA LLP, Federal Communications Commission, PURE Insurance, FDIC…

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11/1 – Public Policy & International Affairs Program Fellowship

The PPIA program prepares undergraduates to be competitive  candidates for top degree programs in the fields of public policy, public administration or international affairs through participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI). The Public Policy and International Affairs Program (PPIA) Junior Summer Institute (JSI) is a national fellowship program that prepares students for an advanced…

10/5 Denver Career Fair

The 5th Annual Colorado Business School Career Fair will be held on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Mile High Stadium. This is not just for business majors!! Hence, our friendly, renamed version, Denver Career Fair. Professional dress is REQUIRED. (Extra credit reading: 5 Reasons Why You Should go to the…

9/11 Blue Canyon Information Session

Blue Canyon Information Session Tues. Sept 11th  –  12:15pm – 1 p.m.  –  Tutt Library 105 ** please note the room change   Blue Canyon Partners is a management consulting firm that tackles B2B enterprises’ most difficult growth issues. For nearly two decades, we have been helping B2B organizations define the right strategy, translate it into action, and reward shareholders…

3 Soft Skills You Need to Stand Out in an Interview

by Natalie Fisher | May 25, 2018 Re-posted from Vault One of the biggest mistakes interviewees make in interviews is believing they need to be polished, professional, and perfect all the time. Instead, what they need is to exhibit a few specific “soft skills.” And so, [READ MORE and] you’ll find these soft skills, along with examples…

That’s all for #HIRED and #GRADSCHOOLBOUND 2018!

It’s finally that time – we’ve concluded #HIRED and #GRADSCHOOLBOUND 2018. We hope you enjoyed the campaign, celebrated your friends, and maybe even got some good advice along the way. Huge congratulations to everyone, featured here or not, with amazing plans for the summer and beyond! If you have summer or post-grad plans you’d like…

Will you be in the Maryland area this summer?

ATTEND THE MARYLAND CAREER CONSORTIUM CAREER FAIR The annual Maryland Career Consortium Career Fair will be held on Friday, June 1st from 11:30am-3:30pm at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).  130 employers will be recruiting for full-time and internship opportunities.  Come and meet employers from a variety of industries who are eager to fill…

6 Things to Research About a Company Before an Interview

by Lisa Rangel | May 15, 2018 Re-posted from Vault Researching the company you’re interviewing with is a must, and almost all job candidates do it to some degree. However, many candidates don’t research thoroughly enough or research the right things. So, below are the most important things to research about a company before an interview, which…

5/9: Making a Mark on the Ski Industry with Stephan Drake, DPS Skis

Join Stephan Drake ’99, Founder and CEO of DPS Skis, for a lunch conversation about making a mark on the ski industry. Stephan will share his story of founding a groundbreaking ski company, give details about DPS’s proprietary Phantom Wax (which promises skiers and snowboarders that they’ll never have to apply another coat of wax…

Career Studio every Thursday of Block Break!

Spending Thursday of Block Break on campus? Maybe you’re getting a late start to an off-campus trip, or you’re done with finals and finally have some time to spend on career prep. Join us for Career Studio! Every Thursday of Block Break, come hang out at the Career Center for some self-structured time to work…

#hired and #gradschoolbound: Let us celebrate you!

Let us celebrate you! It’s almost time for the 2018 #hired campaign – and our brand-new #gradschoolbound campaign, too. 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. Working hard, but not hired yet? Don’t panic – be…

4/17: Undergraduate Women’s Summit Workshop

The McKinsey & Company Undergraduate Women’s Summit: Summer 2018 in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, NYC, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. Looking for advice prior to submitting your application? Join us on Tuesday, April 17th for a virtual resume workshop and Q&A. RSVP for details. What is the Summit? The McKinsey Undergraduate Women’s Summit was designed to…

Free Professional Headshots every Second Monday

Join the Career Center every Second Monday of the semester for an opportunity to get a professional headshot 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. Where? The Morreale Carriage House, behind the Career Center. When? 4…

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 –…

Sign up for Skype appointments with our new Consulting Coach

Introducing Dr. Kevin Boeh, our new Finance & Consulting Coach! Interested in landing a consulting or finance job or internship? Trying to improve your case or technical finance interviewing skills, or become a strong candidate for competitive business opportunities? Or maybe you’d just like to know more about career paths like management consulting, investment banking,…

2/20: Talk Finance Jobs with Andrew van der Vord of Credit Suisse

Interested in investment banking, finance, international business, or where an economics and business degree can take you? Join us in Tutt Library for a talk with Andrew van der Vord, the Global Co-Head of Consumer Retail Investment Banking at Credit-Suisse. Andrew will speak Tuesday, February 20, at 12:15pm in Tutt 238. Remember to RSVP to the…

Deadline 2/20: SLAC Video Interviewing Day Applications

What’s SLAC, you ask? The Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, which helps top-notch employers recruit students from seven outstanding colleges – including CC. Everything you need to know about SLAC is right here. This is our 4th and final application cycle for SLAC this academic year. Don’t miss out! All jobs are posted on SLAC’s Handshake site. Make sure to get…

Seniors: Come to Senior Job Club every Tuesday

Calling all seniors! Stressed about searching for your perfect post-grad opportunity? Join the Career Center every Tuesday for Senior Job Club. We’ll provide a dedicated time and space for upcoming grads to work on their post-grad plans, with a coach on hand to answer questions. (Plus, free coffee and snacks!) Where? The Career Center Carriage House…

2018 Siemens Foundation-PATH Fellowship

Siemens Foundation–PATH Fellowships A global health opportunity for science, technology, engineering, and math students. PATH, a leading global health organization, in partnership with the Siemens Foundation, is launching the third year of the Siemens Foundation–PATH Fellowship. The program engages science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students in innovative, hands-on assignments that serve society by accelerating…

2/5 & 2/6: PIFP Interview Prep Sessions

If you applied to PIFP, and want to spend some time preparing for your interview, these sessions are for you. PIFP Interview Prep Sessions February 5, 4:00 to 5:30, in Gaylord (Worner Center) February 6, 12:00 to 1:30pm in McHugh Commons (above the Preserve) Join us to gain an understanding of the PIFP interview process, and…

SuCCess Stories: Meet Rosie Nelson ’14!

This post is part of the Career Center’s bi-weekly roundup of alumni success stories. Check out Rosie’s story below, and find more SuCCess Stories here! 8 Questions with Rosie Nelson ‘14 Major: History and Feminist and Gender Studies Grad Year: 2014 Current Job Title, Organization: PhD Researcher, University of Bristol What did you do after graduation? RN: Immediately after…

Deadline extended to 1/22: Paid project opportunities with the Quad Innovation Partnership

The Quad Innovation Partnership is a joint initiative between Colorado College, Pikes Peak Community College, University of Colorado Colorado Springs and the US Air Force Academy that supports graduating innovators build careers that matter in the Colorado Springs area. The Partnership is offering two paid project opportunities for the Spring 2018 semester. Janska is offering a…

Deadline 1/31 for freshman: Future Global Leaders Fellowship

Colorado College freshman may be interested in applying to the Future Global Leaders Fellowship. The Future Global Leaders Fellowship is an internationally competitive program granting first generation and low-income students entry into the Fortis Society – the world’s first private network for diverse leaders. This program has gathered students from leading universities worldwide including Harvard, Oxford, Sciences Po, the…

Spotlight on Half Block: The Big Idea Half Block

Welcome to our Spotlight on Half Block series! Each week leading up to Dynamic Half Block in January, we’re featuring one of 2018’s non-credit offerings here on our blog. Registration for all non-credit offerings is now open on Summit.   Spotlight on The Big Idea Half Block What’s this class about? This workshop will be 100% focused on innovation and startup teams…