Center for Career Education - This Week at CCE: Feb. 24-28, 2014
We hope your midterms are going well!
We have posted the results of the 2013 Graduating Student Survey HERE . You'll see that over 76% of respondents to the surveys were employed or going to graduate school. We also have data to share about the work of CCE HERE .
Whether you're starting to think about your internship or job search or actively engaged with employers, connect with us to learn about new opportunities. This week, you are invited to attend the All Ivy Environmental and Sustainable Development Career Fair ; a Public Interest Career Fair ; and an NY Charter School Fair . Next Week, there is a PreK-12 Education Career Fair and CCE's Spring Career Fair , which has employers from arts administration, biotechnology, government, engineering, and more. We look forward to seeing you engage with these CU resources!
Niamh and all at CCE
CC Dinner & Discussion Series – Thursday, Feb. 27 and Tuesday, Mar. 4
CC students: Apply for the opportunity to have dinner and a conversation on Thursday, Feb. 27 with Robert Kolker (CC'91), longtime contributing editor at New York magazine and The New York Times bestselling author of Lost Girls . Also, be sure to r egister for the opportunity to have dinner and a conversation on Tuesday, Mar. 4 with CC alumna Sheena Wright, President and CEO of United Way of New York City! Space is limited; nab your spot today!
Looking for Leadership Experience?
If you love planning events and will be interning or living in Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, or Washington D.C. this summer, apply by Sunday, Mar. 2 to be a Summer CCE Network Ambassador! Get paid and gain valuable leadership experience while organizing fun outings and networking events for your city’s Columbia community!
Solomon & Seymour Fisher Civil Liberties Fellowship - Application Deadline: Sunday, Mar. 2
Currently registered Columbia College rising juniors and seniors can apply for summer 2014 to work at the NYCLU in a dynamic, PAID summer internship. For more information, please check out the posting on LionSHARE by typing in keyword “NYCLU” or Job ID 51504 . For any questions, please contact Heather Perceval at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Save the date for the Spring Career Fair - Friday, Mar. 7
Touch up your resume and practice your introduction for the 130+ employers, including Johnson & Johnson, JP Morgan, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, VMWare, World Teach, Schlumberger, that are coming to campus for the Spring Career Fair on Friday, Mar. 7 . Prepare for the fair by attending Making the Most of the Career Fair on Wednesday, Mar. 5 . Register for the fair here .
Need an internship in the STEM-fields?
If so, check out LionSHARE as positions continue to be added regularly in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. Once you accept an internship that you found on LionSHARE or on your own, apply to be part of STEP to receive an alumni mentor and additional career support. Apply early to STEP, as space is limited.
Columbia College Alumni-Sponsored Student Internship Program (CCASSIP)
Are you a Columbia College sophomore or junior? Are you interested in a fantastic summer internship where you will have the opportunity to engage with CC alumni? Search for “CCASSIP” in LionSHARE – new positions will continue to be posted through spring 2014. Deadlines vary by position. To view all summer positions click here .
CCE would like to share stories that showcase the various ways students and alumni have explored careers and their interests, built job search skills such as networking and interviewing, gained experience through internships, student clubs, research and volunteer positions, and connected with employers and alumni in fields of interest. Submit your story here .
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Calendar at a Glance: Feb. 24-Mar. 7
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CCE will be closed for the career fair in Lerner Hall.
Set up a job agent in LionSHARE so you don't miss a single opportunity! In the meantime, we've pulled a few examples of current positions that we thought might be of interest to you. Employers are posting positions every day, and the active employment and internship opportunities below are just a small sample of the thousands currently available. View details via the links and log on to LionSHARE to apply today.
The jobs listed below expire between Mar. 2 and Mar. 5 .
- Harvard Medical School - Case Writer, Primary Care (Job ID: 132163)
- Lake Partners Strategy Consultants - Analyst (Job ID: 132117)
- CPEX Real Estate - Entry-Level Operations Associate (Job ID: 132088)
- American Express - Marketing Analyst (Job ID: 132270)
- Sageworks, Inc. - Marketing and Public Relations Associate (Job ID: 132317)
The internships listed below expire between Mar. 4 and Mar. 8 .
- The Walt Disney Company - Pricing Strategy & Analytics Internship – Walt Disney World (Job ID: 132165)
- Rabobank International, New York - Summer Intern, Food & Agri Research Department (Job ID: 132640)
- Johnson & Johnson - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Research and Development Summer Intern - 2014 (Job ID: 131169)
- Massey Knakal Realty Services - Real Estate Internship (Job ID: 132467)
- World Trade Centers Association - Marketing Associate (Job ID: 132771)
- Facebook - Software Engineer - Internship (Job ID: 132206)
Below are just a few of the employers recruiting on campus that you may have missed. View details via the links and log on to LionSHARE to apply. Don't have On-Campus Interview access? Complete the mandatory On-Campus Recruiting Program Overview online training and sign off on the new policies and procedures. The schedules listed below between Mar. 7 and Mar. 10 .
- Unilever - IT Summer Internship (Schedule ID: 3663)
- Unilever - Marketing & Customer Development Summer Intern (Schedule ID: 3650)
- Unilever - Finance Summer Internship - Undergraduate (Schedule ID: 3662)
- VMware - R&D Full Time (Schedule ID: 3853)
- FactSet Research Systems Inc. - Software Engineer (Schedule ID: 3824)
The jobs listed below expire between Mar. 6 and Mar. 14 .
- Mind Full Tutors - Upper Level Math and Science Tutor (Job ID: 133099)
- Melcher Media - Business Development/ Marketing Intern (Job ID: 133050)
- NYC Wholesale Diamonds - Social Media Intern (Job ID: 132934)
- NYC Wholesale Diamonds - Marketing Intern (Job ID: 133660)
- Columbia University Romantic Couples Study (Job ID: 116654)
- Dog Walker (Job ID: 130318)
Energy Portfolio Pitch-Fest on Feb. 28 - Registration Deadline: Feb. 24, 2014
The Columbia Undergraduate Energy Club and the Columbia Financial Investment Group are hosting an Energy Portfolio Pitch-Fest on Friday, Feb. 28 . The event will be judged by a panel of energy finance professionals, including Ganesh Betanabhatla, Forbes 30-under-30 lister and Managing Director at Talara Capital, as well as a Managing Member at TerraVerde Capital, and more. Email email@example.com to register your team of up to three by Feb. 24.
Introduction to Consulting Series - Break the Case: Consulting from the Case Perspective
Join CUCC on Thursday, Feb. 27 from 8-10p.m. in Hamilton 517 for an introductory case workshop. Learn about consulting cases, the basics, how to approach them and helpful frameworks and resources to begin your search in the consulting industry. First-years and sophomores are encouraged to come!
#StartupColumbia Challenge - Application Deadline: Mar. 8, 2014
Apply to #StartupColumbia Challenge, a new venture competition at Columbia University with a prize pool of up to $50,000. We're looking for startups by current students and recent alumni, so whether you have an idea or a startup with traction that hasn't yet received funding, we want to hear from you. The finalists will pitch their ideas live on April 11, 2014, at #StartupColumbia.
Procter & Gamble Research Your Future in Science Seminar - Application Deadline: Mar. 14, 2014
Seminar participants will learn what it is like to work as an R&D Researcher at P&G as we explore all areas of R&D within P&G. The seminar is targeted to diverse college students in a science or engineering technology related major that are finishing their first year or second year of a Bachelor's degree program. However, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Search job number RND00002544 here to apply.
OECD Student Ambassador Program - Application Deadline: Mar. 30, 2014
The Student Ambassadors engage with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and plan on-campus activities to raise awareness of the Organization and its work. Based on their performance, two Student Ambassadors will be selected to visit OECD headquarters in Paris, France in May 2015. Please email application materials to Elodie Turchi at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Structural Engineering Opportunities at Jacobs and WSP
The entry level structural engineer at Jacobs will serve in a staff support role on structural and bridge design projects performing routine structural planning, analysis and design for all structural aspects of transportation or marine type structures. WSP, an award winning and innovative multi-disciplinary engineering consulting firm, has an opening for an Entry Level Structural Engineer in the New York City area.
Nestlé Purina College Sweepstakes
Current students and recent graduates who sign up from Feb. 11 - Aug. 5, 2014 will be entered for a chance to win one of two cash prizes of $1,500! Sign up for the Nestlé Purina College Sweepstakes on Facebook or at nestlepurinacareers.com/sweepstakes to be entered for a chance to win. Also review current internships and entry-level jobs .
Paid Strategic Planning Internship at McCann Regan Campbell Ward
Learn and gain valuable, hands on experience as a Strategic Planner in healthcare advertising. Strategic planning is vital to helping guide and shape the success of our clients’ brands – some of the biggest brands in pharmaceuticals.
Summer 2014 Sports Marketing Internship at PUMA
The Sports Marketing Intern will assist the Soccer and Running categories at PUMA North America. This position will be exposed to the day to day workings of the overall marketing department and have the opportunity to work cross functionally with various divisions within the marketing department. The intern must be creative and having an in depth knowledge of soccer and/or running is preferred.