Weekly Events: March 18-24

Weekly Events: March 18-24

We hope everyone had a fantastic spring break! Here’s our lineup for this week! Walk-in Advising Schedule (15 min drop-in appointments, 2:30-4:30 p.m) Mon- Jennifer Barr Tues- Mike Hertel Weds- Amanda Dennis Thurs- Amy Feifer Fri- Laura Reiter Events Monday, March 18 2019 Team USA Symposium 10:00 a.m. EST, 1 Olympic Plz, Colorado Springs, Colorado Tuesday, March 19 Intern Philly, sponsored by Campus Philly 9:00 a.m., Online, see link above. Peace Corps – Lunch and Learn Session 12:00 p.m., Pendle Hill Room-DC Peace Corps Information Session 5:00 p.m., Room 200- BMC Campus Center Friday, March 22 Fords on Friday – Madeleine Swart ’09 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300 Saturday, March 23 Public Policy Forum 9:00 a.m., Zubrow Commons-...
Weekly Events: March 4-10

Weekly Events: March 4-10

Happy March (and Mardi Gras) to everyone! We have a light line up this week, so take this time to do some job hunting on your own. Check out our website for a list of resources for finding and nailing the perfect summer opportunity!    Monday, March 4 U.S. Census Bureau Info Table 11:30 a.m., DC Foyer Tuesday, March 5 Student PIRG Info Table 5:00 p.m., DC Foyer Wednesday, March 6 CAMPUS HANGOUT – With PayPal Developers 12:o0 p.m., Online, see link above. Comcast – CXT (Customer Experience Technology) Early Career Networking Night 5:00 p.m., 1800 Arch Street, Philadelphia Multitrack Audio and Podcasting: TechPlay Series 6:30 p.m., Stokes Hall...
Weekly Events: February 25 – March 3

Weekly Events: February 25 – March 3

We have a busy week of workshops and events planned for students. Don’t miss out, here’s what’s going on!    Tuesday, February 26 NET/WORK Philly 2019 3:00 p.m., 29 East Allen Street, Philadelphia Simulated Hiring Committee (Resume & Cover Letter Workshop) 4:00 p.m., Dalton Hall 25, BMC Fidelity Asset Management Uncovered 4:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Open Class on Social Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and UN Sustainability Goals 7:30 p.m., CPGC Cafe- Stokes Hall Wednesday, February 27 Social Justice & Advocacy Meet Up 5:00 p.m., Great Hall – College Hall, Bryn Mawr College Illustration in Motion: TechPlay Series 6:30 p.m., Stokes Hall 205 Spotlight on Alums- Urban Teachers 8:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Thursday, February 28 QuEST Information Table 11:30 a.m., Dining Center Foyer Google Hash Code 2019 12:30 p.m. EST, Online, see link above. Friday, March 1 Professional Headshots @ the DC Sunken Lounge 11:00 a.m., DC Sunken Lounge Fords on Friday: Special Finance Event with Varun Bedi ’92 and Sasan Doroudian ’92 12:00 p.m., DC Swarthmore Room Public Health Opportunities Meet Up 1:00 p.m., Great Hall – College Hall, BMC Translating Your On-Campus Experience to the Outside World: Career Skills Mini-Workshop 2:00 p.m., Dining Center East Lounge (Room 032) Saturday, March 2 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Boston Consulting Group (BCG) – Philadelphia Office Site Visit for Tri-Colleges 11:59 p.m., Online, see link above....
Weekly Events: February 18-24

Weekly Events: February 18-24

We hope last night was a successful and productive plenary for everyone!  Here are the career events happening on and around campus this week!   Tuesday, February 19 Preparing Culturally Competent Teachers 8:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Wednesday, February 20 Introduction to Digital Photography: TechPlay Series 6:30 p.m., Stokes Hall 205 Urban Teachers Info Session 8:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Thursday, February 21 Museums Meet Up 4:30 p.m., Dorothy Vernon Room – New Dorm, Bryn Mawr College Friday, February 22 Sixth Annual Penn Law Sports Law Symposium 9:00 a.m., 3501 Sansom St, Philadelphia Fords on Friday – Chris Kluchman ’87 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300 Resumes, Cover Letters, LinkedIn 2:00 p.m., Faculty Dining Room- DC Saturday, February 23 A Day in the Life: A Program for Students Underrepresented in Medicine 9:00 a.m., 5th Floor, 3400 Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia Google Kick Start Coding Competition 4:00 p.m., Online, see link...
Weekly Events: February 11-17

Weekly Events: February 11-17

Happy (Almost) Valentine’s Day! We’re wishing you everything that makes you the happiest! Here’s some events we love this week: Monday, February 11 Meet Urban Teachers Baltimore Information Session 7:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Tuesday, February 12 Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Info Session 12:00 p.m., Swarthmore Room-DC Fidelity’s Boundless Seminar for Young Women 4:oo p.m., Online, see link above. Students of LinkedIn- Hosted by Elom Tettey-Tamaklo and Talia Scott 4:30 p.m., Stokes 300 Urban Teachers Info Session 8:00 p.m., Online, see link above. Wednesday, February 13 Alumni Career Conversation: Morgan Langley ’11 12:30 p.m., Workshop Room, Parrish Hall 159, Swarthmore College ♡ Thursday, February 14 ♡  ESF Camps Information Table 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Foyer- DC Wired Philly: Networking with Science and Tech- By Campus Philly 5:45 p.m., 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia Friday, February 15 Fords on Friday – Lulu Krause ’12 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300 Building Your Network 3:00 p.m., Faculty Dining Room- DC...
Five Tips from Fords on Friday: Ryan Frankel ’06 Founder, EduPlated

Five Tips from Fords on Friday: Ryan Frankel ’06 Founder, EduPlated

Ryan Frankel ’06 Founder, EduPlated Economics & Spanish Double Major   About Ryan Frankel:  Ryan Frankel is the founder of EduPlated, an online nutrition coaching platform. Previously, he was the CEO and Co-Founder of VerbalizeIt, a language translation platform for businesses which was acquired in 2016. VerbalizeIt was incubated in TechStars and featured on the ABC TV series, Shark Tank. VerbalizeIt was honored by PhoCusWright as the 2013 Travel Startup of the Year and in 2014, Ryan was named by Inc. Magazine as a Top 35 Under 35 entrepreneur. He is an MBA graduate of The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a proud undergraduate alumnus of Haverford College where he studied Economics and Spanish and pitched for the varsity baseball team. Prior to Wharton, Ryan was a financial analyst at Goldman Sachs in the Special Situations Group in New York City where he focused on middle market private equity transactions and the operational management of the portfolio companies. He is also a recipient of the 2013 Class of 35 Top Travel Innovators and a frequent columnist in Forbes, Inc. Magazine, Wharton, and OPEN Forum by American Express. Ryan is an endurance enthusiast who has enjoyed competing in an Ironman triathlon and multiple marathons. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife, Golden Retriever, and pair of running shoes.   Five Tips for the Fords on Friday Talk: You don’t need an MBA to practice business. You need an MD to practice medicine, but business professionals can come from any background with (or without!) any degree. MBAs can be great for rebranding yourself and filling in knowledge gaps...