Center for Career Education - This Week at CCE: Nov. 7-11, 2011
Get the Internship - Friday, Nov. 11th
No matter what industry you're looking to work in, this workshop series is a must attend for anyone conducting an internship search! These workshops will review the varying hiring practices for different industries and discuss ways to fund unpaid internship opportunities.
On-Campus Recruiting: 12:00-2:30pm
Learn about LionSHARE, On-Campus Recruiting, and what it means to work in finance and consulting.
How to Fund an Unpaid Internship: 2:30-3:15pm
Representatives from the Fellowships Office and CCE will discuss ways you can fund unpaid internship, research, and volunteer opportunities.
Develop an Effective Plan: 3:15-4:45pm
Most companies don't have formal recruiting timelines. Learn about when and where to find opportunities in a variety of fields such as arts, media, law, government, nonprofit, engineering, education, and healthcare.
This event is brought to you in partnership with General Studies Student Council, Columbia College Student Council, and Engineering Student Council.
Kenneth Cole Fellowship – Applications Now Available! CC and SEAS sophomores and juniors are encouraged to apply. This innovative program develops skills necessary to implement effective community problem solving and change. After the completion of a two-course academic requirement and a spring seminar series, the program culminates in a paid summer internship project within a local organization. The program will also provide students with summer housing. Visit the program web site to apply or learn more. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011.
What to do with a Poli Sci Degree? - Wednesday, Nov. 9 The Political Science Student Association (PSSA) is hosting a panel of recent grads to discuss their job searches and careers, which are in broadcast, political and heathcare advocacy, education, government, and policy (a think tank).
Startup Career Fair - Friday, Nov. 11 - Applications Development Initiative (ADI) is hosting a career fair just for student developers on campus and tech startups in NYC. The event will be a casual, t-shirt & jeans event (we hear there will be SWAG for you too). Companies attending include: Nodejitsu, SecondMarket, 10gen, and Vimeo. Check out http://adicu.com/jobfair for more info.
DEADLINE EXTENDED To Sunday, Nov. 13 for CCE's Spring Arts, Nonprofit, & Virtual internships. First years through Seniors - Do you want to build skills and make connections? There are 50+ internships available through Columbia Arts Experience (CAE), Columbia Communities in Action (CCIA), and Virtual Internship Program (VIP). Check out this list of all available positions , and apply ASAP.
GS Dinner & Discussion: Entrepreneurship Monday, Nov. 14 - Join this informal, intimate panel discussion to network with and learn from alumni who will share their professional experiences, industry insights and answer questions about launching and managing your own business.
STEP Position Deadlines are as early as Nov. 15th…don’t miss out! - CCE's Science, Technology, Engineering Program (STEP) offers Columbia students high quality summer internship experiences. Current STEP positions are related to Computer Science, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing, Mechanical, and Operations Research. Check out all current STEP positions here (more positions to come over the coming weeks – so stay tuned if these do not fit your interests) .