WINTER BREAK with the CCPA!

WINTER BREAK with the CCPA!

Looking for something to do over Winter Break? The CCPA has planned a variety of workshops, career-related specialty programming, and recruiting events. Interested? See below! Guide To Finding Summer Internship Opportunities The CCPA has pulled together a guide for your summer internship search. Bookmark this post and revisit it over winter break or when you’re ready to start your search process. Job Search Tips Searching for a job takes time, organization and proactive work. Keep these tips in mind as you launch and maintain your search. CCPA EVENTS Winter Break Artificial Intelligence Remote Internship with Karner Blue Capital. Application Deadline: 12/6/20. Offered by a HC parent. Waitlist -AESOP Virtual Learning Program – Data Analytics Specialist, Jan. 2, 3, 9, & 10 Being able to confidently navigate, analyze, and strategically interpret data is a functional capability that many organizations strive to achieve in their employees or new hires. This interactive, hands-on program will train students on how to independently manage the end to end process of a real world data analytics experience. Crafted specifically for liberal arts students. Taking a waitlist. Register for the waitlist in Handshake. Practical Tips for the Job Search, Wednesday, 1/6/21, 1:00 pm EST Gain insights on how to launch and maintain your job search. Learn where to begin, what platforms to use, tips and tricks for narrowing your search, and more! Tips about time lines, organizational strategies, and resources. The importance of and how to tap into the Haverford alumni network. Alumni Guest Speakers: Co-Chairs of the Young Alumni Affinity Group. Register in Handshake. Funded Internships Mega Session, Tuesday, 1/12/21, 1:00 pm EST Learn about various College funded Internships from the staff who oversee...
Weekly Events, September 28- October 4, 2020

Weekly Events, September 28- October 4, 2020

Virtual Drop-in / Quick Questions Schedule (10 min drop-in meetings, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.) Monday: Amy Feifer  Tuesday: Laura Reiter Thursday: Amy Feifer Friday: Jason Chan Programs and Events Monday, September 28 Google Presents: Navigating Google’s Non-technical Roles 4:00-4:30 PM PDT Tuesday, September 29 Advisor Development at Bank of America – Internship & Career Path Panel  5:00-6:00 PM P&G Leadership Speaker Series Event- David Taylor 7:00-8:00 PM Wednesday, September 30 Compass Lexecon Information Session (Session #2) 5:00-6:00 PM Analysis Group Information Session 6:00-8:00 PM Grad School 101 with Don Martin 7:00-8:00 PM Thursday, October 1 Invest in Her Future: Investment Management Career Panel 5:30-6:15 PM Friday, October 2 Fords on Friday: Caitlin Hutchison ’06 3:00-4:00 PM Sunday, October 4 AESOP Academy Virtual Learning Program – Excel Mini Series 10:00 AM-5:00 PM...
The CCPA Virtual Career Lab: Fall 2020

The CCPA Virtual Career Lab: Fall 2020

The CCPA Virtual Career Lab is designed to accomplish the same goals as if we were in person: to help students Explore, Prepare, Experience, and Launch. Follow the links for details, and to register!     Note: the career labs below do not include employer events through our recruiting program, additional alumni programming, or our popular Fords on Friday alumni career chat series. This year, the Fords on Friday Fall 2020: Social Justice Series is focused on alumni who have dedicated their careers to socially-just causes. Visit Handshake to see all CCPA programming and opportunities.    Weekday Date Time Career Lab / Registration Link Monday August 31 5:00 PM Mapping Out Your Senior Year Wednesday September 2 7:00 PM Watson Fellowship Info Session Wednesday September 9 7:00 PM Employer Perspectives on the Interview Monday September 14 5:00 PM Pre-Health: Haverford-Jefferson Scholars Information Session Monday September 21 5:00 PM Fellowships in Public Service and Policy Wednesday September 23 5:00 PM Pre-Health: MCAT Information Session – co-sponsored with the OAR Wednesday September 23 6:30 PM Pre-Health: Medical School Application Information Session for Applicants Who Plan to Apply in 2021 Wednesday September 30 7:00 PM Grad School 101 – Tips on the Admissions Process . Presented by Donald C. Martin, Ph.D. Monday October 5 5:00 PM Virtual Interviewing Preparation, presented by Vault Wednesday October 7 7:00 PM What’s Your Story? Writing the Personal Statement Monday October 12 5:00 PM LGBTQ+ Job Search 101 Wednesday October 14 7:00 PM Thinking about Law School? Monday October 19 5:00 PM Law School Mock Admissions Panel Wednesday October 21 7:00 PM Creating a Professional Online Presence Monday October 26 5:00 PM...
Alumni Connections This Year (So Far): By the Numbers

Alumni Connections This Year (So Far): By the Numbers

Alumni Connections This Year (So Far): By the Numbers   Now more than ever, the CCPA relies on alumni volunteers to help current Haverford students explore different paths, prepare for professional roles, gain experience, and launch their careers. Here is how our alumni volunteers have helped to make a difference since the start of this year. — 286 Connections Were Made via Haverford Connect From a First-Year student, tentative Physics and Computer Science major: “I have been using Haverford Connect for a while and have found it amazing. Recently, I contacted an alum through Haverford Connect and had an hour-long conversation with him, as if we knew each other for years! Also, I just got matched with an alum working in a career I am interested in through the Extern Program (managed through Haverford Connect). I see Haverford Connect like a bridge connecting students and alumni together thereby enrichening the entire Haverford community.” Students- Log into Haverford Connect using your Haverford credentials and access our strong alumni network. Reach out to alumni about industry information, application help, and more. Alumni-Activate your account to connect with other alumni and allow students to reach out to you. Post in the “Hire a Ford” group to help connect Fords with open positions at your organization. Do you have a Haverford Connect story to share? Submit your story here. — 80+ Alumni Participated in Career Chats, Information Sessions and/or Skill-Building Workshops Through over 40 events and programs including the Fords on Friday series, the Liberal Arts Career Conference, networking events, and more, alumni have dedicated time and resources to come back to campus or join us virtually to share their expertise with current students....
Meet Your Alumni Association Executive Committee This Saturday, Feb. 8th!

Meet Your Alumni Association Executive Committee This Saturday, Feb. 8th!

Want to get to know your Alumni Association Executive Committee? These alumni leaders will be on campus on February 8 and have set aside time to be a resource for current students like YOU! Ask questions about their career, life after Haverford, how Haverford has changed, their involvement with the college now, see if they have advice for current students, and more! . Students from all class years, majors, and backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to attend this event.  . We ask that you register, but walk-ins are also welcome! . Saturday, February 8, 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm, Bryn Mawr Room – Dining Center . Please note that the dress code is business casual. . Here is a list of tentative alumni attendees: Check out the bios of the Alumni Association Executive Committee in advance. Peter Anderson ’92 is head of school at Washington Latin Public Charter School Beverly Ortega Babers ’84 is the President of Babers Consulting, LLC Kate Benanti ’98 has worked extensively in the art world, including at Sotheby’s, the Barnes Foundation, Gallery 339, and with Peter Rockwell HC ’58 in Rome Dan Bloomfield ’82 is chief medical officer of Cardurion Pharmaceuticals Scott Burau ’02 is a senior manager in the real estate organization at Deloitte LLP Michael Caplan MD ’73 practiced obstetrics and gynecology at Kaiser Permanente Henry Hadad ’88 P’17 is senior vice president and deputy general counsel at Bristol-Meyers Squibb Kaley Klanica ’00 is the director of Research Compliance for Allina Health System Evan LeFlore ’06 is Payments & Consumer Finance Manager at Google Nancy Lewin ’84 is managing director of Nancy Lewin Brand & Marketing Strategic Advisors Grace Mangigian ’16 is an assistant vice president...