Center for Career Education - This week at CCE: Oct. 7-11, 2013
The government shutdown has postponed our event with the State Dept. on Wednesday, however, we do have the Get an Internship/Job in International Affairs workshop tomorrow. Also, join GovLoop, an online network of 60,000 members working for or interested in the public sector, and check out “ Making Global Impact: Guide to International Jobs in Government. ”
If innovation and entrepreneurship excite you, attend an IE@Columbia info session tomorrow and compete to join a cross-Columbia University team of likeminded individuals focused on developing startups. Also, check out CORE 's event with Google for non-tech jobs on Thursday and ADI’s startup career fair on Friday.
Another highlight this week is the Secrets of Grad School Admissions . Admissions, Fellowships, Preprofessional and Career Advisors, and current graduate students from the Arts & Sciences and Engineering will share insider tips about personal statements, letters of recommendation, and more.
Niamh and all at CCE
Applications are now available for the 2014 Kenneth Cole Community Engagement Fellowship!
This exciting initiative serves to inspire and empower the next generation of community leaders, introducing undergraduates to the challenges and opportunities for community building in contemporary urban America. The program is open to sophomores and juniors in CC and SEAS. Prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to attend one of two information sessions (Monday, Oct. 7 from 6-7p.m. in Lerner 401 and Friday, Oct. 11 from 1-2p.m. in Lerner 403H/I.) Click here for more details.
Mock Interview Night Program - Oct. 9
Are you ready for the fall interviewing season? CCE career counselors will partner with Columbia alumni on Oct. 9 to provide mock interviews. Gain experience, practice your skills, receive feedback, and improve your interview performance! Students can call CCE at 212-854-5609 to schedule 30 minute one-on-one sessions. Slots available on a first come, first served basis.
Site Visit to Christie's - Oct. 11
Please join us for a site visit at Christie’s Auction House on Friday, Oct. 11 and learn about internships for current students and career opportunities following graduation. Opportunities are offered throughout the business, in both auction and non-auction departments (Art Transport, Business Development, Client Service, Digital Media, eCommerce, and Public Relations to highlight a few support areas). Come take a tour of the gallery space, sit in on an auction, and hear from Columbia alumni and members of the Human Resources team about what it’s like to work in the auction field.
CCE Spring Internship Programs—APPLY NOW!
Positions are now posted on LionSHARE for CCE’s Spring Internship Programs : Columbia Arts Experience (CAE), Columbia Communities in Action (CCIA), and the Virtual Internship Program (VIP). If you’re interested in breaking into the arts industry, contributing to a not-for-profit organization, or working remotely for a company in a range of fields, don’t miss your chance to apply for one of these great opportunities! Attend an info session on Oct. 15 to learn more. All applications are due Oct. 27.
Asia-Pacific Recruiting Night - Oct. 17
CCE will hold a joint event with organizations seeking to fill internships and full-time opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region. Come hear from several firms and learn about their opportunities at this career fair style event! It is always good practice to have your resume on-hand — employers may request one. Employers registered to attend: Abercrombie & Fitch, Coach A Co. Ltd., Teach for China, Telligent Capital Management Ltd., and Unilever.
Save the Dates for the Engineering Career Fair Networking Reception on Oct. 24 and Engineering Consortium Career Fair on Oct. 25 !
Register for the fair by Oct. 23 at 11:59p.m. to receive a Pre-Registered Pass to check out employers like United Technologies Corp - Pratt & Whitney, Hazen & Sawyer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Square, Colgate Palmolive, and Intel. Prepare for the career fair by signing up for SEAS Undergraduate Student Resume Reviews on Oct. 22 and Oct. 23 and attending Making the Most of the Engineering Consortium Career Fair in Partnership with Microsoft on Oct. 23 .
Calendar at a Glance: Oct. 7-Oct. 18
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 Oct. 16 and Oct. 18.
- McGraw Hill Financial - Product Consultant (S&P Capital IQ) (Job ID: 120453)
- AppCard - Software Developer (Job ID: 120364)
- PureMinutes - Social Media Associate (Job ID: 120554)
- Bank of America Merrill Lynch - Alternative Investments Analyst (Job ID: 120557)
- BlackRock - Analytics and Risk Client Services - 2014 Analyst (Job ID: 120703)
The internships listed below expire between Oct. 15 and Feb. 9.
- BloomReach - Software Engineer Intern (Job ID: 120918)
- Amitav Kaul - Script Writing Internship (Job ID: 120931)
- AXA-Equitable Life Insurance Company - Strategy Financial Protection and Wealth Management Summer Intern (Job ID: 120316)
- NBA - NBA Summer Internship Program (Job ID: 121222)
- Roland Berger - Consulting Summer Internship - CEOHongKong (Job ID: 121063)
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 new, mandatory On-Campus Recruiting Program Overview online training and sign off on the new policies and procedures. The schedules listed below expire between Oct. 22 and Nov. 8 .
- Unilever - Finance - Unilever Future Leaders Program (Schedule ID: 3636)
- Unilever - Marketing & Customer Development (Sales) - Unilever Future Leaders Program (Schedule ID: 3637)
- Microsoft Corporation - Software Development Internship Positions (Schedule ID: 3446)
- Bloomberg L.P. - 2014 Financial Software Developer (Schedule ID: 3454)
- MasterCard Worldwide - Associate Analyst Program - Advanced Analytics (Schedule ID: 3624)
Student Led Initiative
Columbia Finance Mentorship Program (CFMP) - APPLY HERE! CFMP, with the support of CUFE, is comprised of seniors who have interned on Wall Street and who want to mentor underclass students to help them (1) figure out what they want to do in finance and (2) get the job they want. All are encouraged to apply, although preference will be given to juniors. Deadline is Oct. 11, 2013 at 11:59 p.m.