Welcome back to campus everybody! It is so wonderful to see you all coming in for appointments, walk-ins, and our events. We hope to see more of you soon, and we are wishing you the best in your Spring semester. Remember we are here for you, so stop in during walk-ins Monday through Friday from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. or schedule a longer appointment online. Additionally, we will be having Pop-Up Advising sessions in the Dining Center Sunken Lounge from 12:30- 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday 1/25, 2/1, 2/15, and 2/22. Stop by with questions about resumes, cover letters, our events, or if you need a LinkedIn photo!
Regarding our upcoming events, we have two HUGE career fairs coming up: the Philadelphia Career Connection event (1/27) and our STEM Recruiting Day (2/3). You do not want to miss these awesome opportunities to connect with employers. Even if you do not have a pre-selected interview scheduled, there will be an open career fair at the beginning of the day from 10-12 that will give you the opportunity to speak with employers and possibly pick up a last minute interview slot.
Check out our awesome Fords on Friday schedule for Spring 2017. Our first alumni speaker with be Bruce H. Andrews ’90, the Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Commerce. He will be ON-CAMPUS Wednesday, January 25th at 3:00 p.m. in the MCC (Stokes 300) to talk about his career and his industry.
If you are interested in Pre-Law, we have a whole week of events scheduled just for you! Careers in Law week will begin on Monday February 6th and continue until Friday February 10th. From meeting alums in law, learning about Law School from visiting Deans, and participating in info sessions, the careers in law week will prepare you for steps to take after college.
Remember, we can take LinkedIn Photos anytime for you in our office, and at select events such as: the Philadelphia Career Connection (1/27 from 10-12), STEM Recruiting Day (2/3 from 10-12), ANY of our four pop-up tables days, any time during our walk-in hours, and more events to come!
Another quick reminder, if you are interested in applying to our Externship program, make sure you get your application in before Thursday January 26th!
Have a fantastic semester!