Weekly Events: February 3-9

Weekly Events: February 3-9

Walk-in Advising Schedule (15 min drop-in appointments, 2:30-4:30 p.m) Mon- Jennifer barr Tues- Laura Reiter Weds- Amanda Dennis Thurs- Amy Feifer Fri- Jason Chan Events   Monday, Feb 3 Finding Local Health-Related Opportunities 5:00 p.m., D.C. – Faculty Dining Room Behavioral Interviewing Workshop presented by MAXIMUS 6:30 p.m., D.C. – Bryn Mawr Room Tuesday, Feb 4 Conversation With Ted Love ’81 4:30 p.m., MCC (Stokes 106) Wednesday, Feb 5 Grad School Panel 7:00 p.m., Dorothy Vernon Room – New Dorm, Bryn Mawr College Thursday, Feb 6 Common Good Career Fair – 2020 11:00 a.m., Houston Hall, Hall of Flags, UPenn Pre Law: The Law School Application Process 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300 Friday, Feb 7 Fords on Friday / Friday Finds: Will Coleman ’07 – Co-Sponsored by BMC Special Collections 12:00 p.m., Rare Book Room, Canaday Library, Bryn Mawr College Public Health Meet Up 1:00 p.m., Great Hall – College Hall, Bryn Mawr College Saturday, Feb 8 Career Conversations with Alumni Leaders 4:30 p.m., D.C. – Bryn Mawr Room Sunday, Feb 9 Whitehead Internship Program Application Deadline- Self Designed 11:59 p.m., Online, see link...
Shift Into Gear in the New Year (For Your Career!)

Shift Into Gear in the New Year (For Your Career!)

By Jennifer Barr It’s finally 2020 and we hope your break is going well! Many of you have been home for a few weeks now, and we hope you are catching up on sleep, eating healthy and visiting with friends and family. It’s that time of year when many students are trying to figure out practical use of their time before classes begin, and the new year always ushers in a new set of resolutions. One of the smartest ways to utilize January before classes is to spend quality time thinking about next summer, or the next (or initial!) stage of your job search. The more organized you can become over winter break, the healthier your job or internship search will be – and these benefits will be seen as you manage all of your other academics and activities. I know it may seem early, but in the world of the internship and job search, it’s never too early to get started.  Below are some of my recommendations for your Winter Break – make one or more a New Year’s resolution!   1. Create your Resume If you have not already done so, take a stab at a first draft of your resume. You can have the CCPA review it upon your return. Check our samples for layout and structure, taking special note to the tone and use of action verbs. 2. Explore your options Before you even want to look for an internship or job, get some ideas about different careers out there. Narrowing down your search will help keep things manageable and is an important part of the process. The “I can do any job,...
Weekly Events: September 30 – October 6

Weekly Events: September 30 – October 6

Walk-in Advising Schedule (15 min drop-in appointments, 2:30-4:30 p.m) Mon- Jason Chan Tues- Laura reiter Weds- Amanda Dennis Thurs- Amy Feifer Fri- Jennifer Barr Events Tuesday, October 1 Yale Law School: Meet with the Director of JD Admissions 12:00 p.m., Room 200- Campus Center, BMC TD Virtual Information Session Series – Human Resources 4:00 p.m., Virtual Event- See link above. Wednesday, October 2 Pre-Law: Villanova Law School Fair 11:00 a.m., 299 N Spring Mill Rd, Villanova Friday, October 4 Fords on Friday: Bob Elwood ’82 12:00 p.m., Stokes 300 Application Deadline: SAP Site Visit and Meet & Greet Opportunity for Tri-Co 11:55 p.m., Apply Online for Newtown Square Event (Transportation provided)- See link...
New Events: Tri-Co Tech Days!

New Events: Tri-Co Tech Days!

You tech-savvy students may remember “Tri-Co Big Tech Week” from last year, but this year, we have organized so much tech programming that we can’t fit our whole schedule into one week- or even one month for that matter! So, we are super excited to announce the 2019 TRI-CO TECH DAYS! These days span across September, October, and November, and include employer info sessions, alumni career chats, technical skill development, and lots of recruiting/hiring opportunities! Keep an eye out in Handshake as more events and details will be added in the coming weeks. For now, check out this awesome line up:   Tri-Co Hackathon Technical Skill Development Dates: Sept. 27-28, 2019 Location: Haverford, VCAM, Various Rooms About: No experience necessary – Trico Libraries Digital Scholarship Group invites students of all abilities and interests to participate in the 2019 Trico Hackathon. Learn new skills and create projects that serve local community groups including Puentes de Salud and Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity in areas of need, or on self-designed initiatives. If you’re interested in building web or mobile applications, designing interfaces, collecting data, creating multimedia art, etc.,  we encourage you to join us at Haverford College on September 27th and 28th! More Info, Workshops, & Registration: hav.to/hackthetrico   SAP Site Visit  Recruiting, Employer Info Session Date: October 11, 2019, AM  Apply by: Oct. 4, 2019 In Handshake Location:  SAP Campus in Newtown Square – TRANSPORTATION PROVIDED About: SAP is pleased to host a Meet and Greet for Tri-Co students at our Newtown Square Office at 9am on October 11th. They hope you will apply for an opportunity to get to know...
Weekly Events: September 16-22

Weekly Events: September 16-22

Walk-in Advising Schedule (15 min drop-in appointments, 2:30-4:30 p.m) Mon- Jennifer Barr Tues- Laura reiter Weds- Amanda Dennis Thurs- Amy Feifer Fri- Jason Chan Events Monday, September 16 Child Life Career Workshop , Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia 9:00 a.m., 3501 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia Generative Decision Making with Sam Slade, Co-founder of Percolabs, Sponsored by HIP 4:15 p.m., VCAM 201 Tuesday, September 17 Hamilton Lane Advisors Information Session 6:30 p.m., Faculty Dining Room – Dining Center Wednesday, September 18 Idealist Grad School Fair: Philadelphia 2019 5:00 p.m., 1913 North Broad Street, Philadelphia Launch Your Tech Career (For Non-Techies!) 6:00 p.m., Virtual Event- See link above. Flipboard Information Session 6:30 p.m., Dorothy Vernon Room – New Dorm, Bryn Mawr The Doctor-Patient Relationship: What it Means to be a Competent Physician 7:00 p.m., Room 25, Park Science Building, Bryn Mawr College Thursday, September 19 Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment Information Session 12:00 p.m., Swarthmore Room – Dining Center Graduate School 101 – Tips on the Admissions Process – Guest Speaker: Donald C. Martin, Ph.D. 6:30 p.m., Chase Auditorium Boston Consulting Group (BCG) Summer Internship Connection Event for Tri-Co 7:00 p.m., 1735 Market Street, Philadelphia Urban Teachers Information Session 7:00 p.m., Workshop Room, Parrish Hall 159, Swarthmore College Friday, September 20 Policy and Government Career Fair 2019 11:00 a.m., 3417 Spruce St, Philadelphia Fords on Friday: Ali Wolf ’98 2:00 p.m., Stokes...