Center for Career Education - This Week at CCE: Feb 27-Mar 2, 2012
Did you attend Speed Networking for Engineers or the Spring Career Fair last week?
You probably met some great alumni and employers so make sure to follow up with them. If you're unsure of the best way to cultivate your contacts, take a look at the Follow-Up Letter Tipsheet for advice and sample letters. Note that many of the 135+ companies that attended the Fair such as All Stars Project, AOL, Dyson, Microsoft, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Thomson Reuters, and Wolters Kluwer have full-time jobs and internships posted in LionSHARE . Don't let these amazing opportunities pass you by!
Also, for those interested in conflict resolution, peace building, development and human rights, connect with NYC-based nonprofits offering internships at the AC4 career fair in Lerner this Wednesday, Feb 29. RSVP
A.R.T./New York Internship Fair , Media Networking Night, and the Start Up Career Fair are coming in March so stayed tuned! Read on below for more opportunities.
Major Discovery! Classroom to Career in Columbia College - Feb. 28, 11am-1pm
It’s major declaration time for Columbia College! First years and sophomores - drop by to get insider advice from juniors/seniors about majors, talk with career counselors/advising deans about majors/internships/careers, snap up massages and stress reduction tips from Stressbusters, and more. Free lunch and raffle prizes too! Register today.
Summer Internships for Science, Technology & Engineering Students ( STEP )
Internships available to undergraduate students in New York and around the world. For example, positions are available at Infosys (India or China – various majors available), Industrial Technology Research Institute (Taiwan- Elec. Engr, Comp Sci, Sciences, HR), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (DC – various majors), and RockPaperRobot (Brooklyn - various majors available). Application deadlines for these positions are between March 3 – 18. Or, have you found your own science, technology & engineering internship? If so, receive all STEP benefits by applying here today.
CU In Ambassadors: Get paid to connect with students and alumni this summer—apply this week!
If you’re going to be in Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, or Washington, DC this summer, apply to be a CU In Ambassador by Sunday, March 4 ! Build your Columbia network and your leadership skills, connect with local alumni in your field, and get paid to organize events and explore your home for the summer!
Columbia College Alumni and Parent Internship Fund 2012
Apply to fund your unpaid summer internship! Currently registered Columbia College rising juniors and seniors, in good standing with at least a 3.0 GPA, who receive Columbia grant-based financial aid and have secured an unpaid internship for summer 2012 are eligible to apply. Applications are due on April 18, 2012.
Complete the 2012 IDEAL Employer Survey for a chance to win scholarships and internships!