Weekly Events October 19-25, 2020

Weekly Events October 19-25, 2020

These are some of the events happening this week. There are still many great events that we did not include, so be sure to check Handshake! We will no longer be offering office hours for this semester. Please email one of our CCPA staff members if you would like a meeting. Monday, October 19 Career Lab: Pre-Law Mock Admissions Panel 5:00-6:30 PM Tuesday, October 20 SAP Power Hour- Digital Transformation 4:00-5:00 PM Media Literacy: How to Spot Fake News 6:00-7:30 PM Wednesday, October 21 SIG: Meet an ETF Sales & Trading Analyst 12:00-1:00 PM Virtual Event- Opportunity Knocks: Grow Your Career 4:30-6:00 PM Careers in English: Alumni Panel #1- Education, Journalism, & Finance 5:30-7:00 PM Career Lab: Creating a Professional Online Presence 7:00-8:00 PM Techtober: Cesium Technology Presents a Virtual Demo Session 7:00-8:00 PM Thursday, October 22 Virtual Philadelphia Law Fair 2020 4:00-7:00 PM Create Philly, sponsored by Campus Philly 6:00-7:30 PM Create Philly- Haverford College 6:00-7:00 PM Friday, October 23 STEM Diversity Virtual Career Expo 10:00 AM-3:00 PM Yale-Silver Scholars Program (MBA)- Online Student Panel 12:00-1:00 PM Fords on Friday: Marcus Williams ’12 3:00-4:00 PM...
CCPA Internship Series: Healthcare Improvement Foundation

CCPA Internship Series: Healthcare Improvement Foundation

By Valentina Moreno ’22 Funding Source: Whitehead Internship Program Somehow in the midst of an unprecedented global pandemic and a border-transcending civil movement, HCIF managed to make my summer experience incredibly fulfilling. I am overwhelmed with gratitude for an organization that adopted me as soon as I got on my first zoom call. The pandemic forced me to move to the UK at the start of the summer where I worked remotely for the majority of my internship. I was separated from my coworkers in a very literal geographic sense and distanced by my drastic time zone difference. Nevertheless, I have never encountered a more welcoming and inspiring group of individuals. If HCIF has taught me anything, it is that there is no need to compromise on what you value in a job. I never had to sacrifice mission and social justice for intellectual rigor and I never had to give up my own mental health and happiness to do well at my job. Essentially, I learned that even as an intern who has yet to graduate, I have access to incredible opportunities. To any future Whitehead applicant, I guarantee that an internship at HCIF (even a remote one) will result in unparalleled personal and professional growth. Prefacing a more detailed account of my time at HCIF, I want to begin by acknowledging the exceptional mentorship of Claudette Fonshell. Claudette is in charge of overseeing Whitehead interns, she continuously made me feel included, comfortable, and challenged by the work I was assigned. I never felt lost or overwhelmed during my internship in large part due to her sustained attention and her...
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...
Weekly Events September 20-27, 2020

Weekly Events September 20-27, 2020

Virtual Drop-in / Quick Questions Schedule (10-15 min drop-in appointments, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m) Monday: Jennifer Barr  Tuesday: Amy Feifer Thursday: Laura Reiter Friday: Jason Chan Programs and Events Monday, September 21 Career Lab: Fellowships in Public Service and Policy 5:00-6:00 PM Google Presents: Resume & Beyond: Standing out Online 4:00-4:30 PM PDT Associate Black+Latinx@BCG Session | Philadelphia 8:00-9:00 PM Tuesday, September 22 Opportunity Knocks: Keys to Networking Success 11:00 AM-1:00 PM CFA Society Philadelphia (Chartered Financial Analysts) – Bringing Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging to Our Workforce. Learn from a panel of Chief Diversity Officers 12:00-1:00 PM Liberal Arts in Tech: How all majors have transferable skills in the Tech Field 1:00-2:00 PM MDT PRIDE@ BCG Associate Information Session | Philadelphia 8:00-9:00 PM Wednesday, September 23 Tuck Business Bridge Drop In Information Session 4:15-5:00 PM Career Lab: MCAT Information Session-co-sponsored with the OAR 5:00-6:00 PM The Brattle Group Information Session 6:00-8:00 PM Career Lab: Medical School Application Information Session for Applicants Who Plan to Apply in 2021 6:30-7:30 PM Thursday, September 24 VIRTUAL: Public Financial Management (PFM) Information Session for Tri-college consortium 5:00-6:00 PM BCG Case Structuring Workshop | Philadelphia 6:00-7:30 PM Friday, September 25 Virtual Policy and Government Career Fair 2020 11:00 AM-4:00 PM Fords on Friday: Julie Min Chayet ’91 12:00-1:00 PM BCG Talent Acquisition and School Specialist Office Hours | Philadelphia Local Schools 1:00-4:30...