Center for Career Education - This Week at CCE: Nov. 28-Dec. 2, 2011
We hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving break. As you refocus on your classes and some of you finish midterms, make sure you also carve out time for your internship and/or job search. Review your LionSHARE job agent results daily (see LionSHARE section below for details) and take advantage of the following career tools that you access with your CU UNI and password.
- Vault - Download Vault Guides covering a wide range of industries, including advertising, biotech, fashion, media, investment management, real estate, venture capital, and many more.
- WetFeet - Conduct in-depth research on companies, careers and industries.
- Going Global - Learn about transnational opportunities, foreign hiring practices, and domestic, city-specific employment information.
- UniWorld - Research American Firms operating in foreign countries as well as foreign firms operating in the United States to assist with your international job search.
Summer Internships Info Session - Tues, Nov. 29, 5-6pm RSVP
Learn more about CCE’s summer domestic and international internship programs! CEO internships are available in a variety of fields in six cities around the world. STEP positions are in science, technology and engineering. The CU In Network is a student and alumni network for interns working in five cities around the USA. For more information on all programs, review this link .
Columbia College Alumni-Sponsored Student Internship Program (CCASSIP) Info Session - Wed, Nov. 30, 2011, 5-6pm RSVP
This new program is for Columbia College sophomores and juniors across a range of industries. To learn more about this program, please visit the CCE website and attend on info session on Nov. 30 , Jan. 17 , or Jan. 21 .
Looking to fund an internship/research opportunity?
You may be eligible for the Work Exemption Program (WEP). WEP is part of Columbia University's enhanced financial aid program for undergraduate students in Columbia College and Columbia Engineering and is designed to enable financial aid recipients to take advantage of experiential learning opportunities. The deadline for the Spring semester is Sunday, Dec. 11th. To learn more, visit the CCE website .
Consulting Crack the Case - Mon, Dec. 5, 12-1:30pm, CCE Conference Room
In consulting, case interviews are used in the screening process to assess your thought process, analytical and interpersonal skills. Learn from a former McKinsey consultant how to analyze cases and provide solutions. Prepare by reviewing CCE's consulting page .