by month

Career Development Office - Programs & Events

Be sure to visit the OCEAN calendar to view all upcoming CDO events, including Application Deadlines & Information Sessions.
Career Fairs
New Jersey Collegiate Career Day/Rutgers Career Services
Thursday, Jan 3rd, 2013
9:30am-3:30pm
Rutgers Student Center and Brower Commons
Open to all Rutgers students, alumni, and the public.

* Our largest career day with 150 employers

* Full-time jobs and internships for liberal arts, business, science, and technical majors.

Parking at the Scarlet Lot across from the Football Stadium - Busch Campus - Shuttles run continuously.

For more information visit: careerservices.rutgers.edu
Visit our website on December 1 to:
*Review the list of employers
*Learn how to prepare for success.
City Recruiting Days
New York Recruiting Day
Friday, Jan 4th, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
New York, NY
Application Deadline Online: by October 31 by 11:59 pm PT.

Pre-selected interviews with organizations in New York, NY

Apply at http://slac.experience.com

Info at http://www.slaconsortium.org

Sponsored by the Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, of which CDO is a member.
City Recruiting Days
Washington, DC Recruiting Day
Monday, Jan 7th, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Washington, DC
Application Deadline Online: by October 31 by 11:59 pm PT.

Pre-selected interviews with organizations in Washington, DC

Apply at http://slac.experience.com

Info at http://www.slaconsortium.org

Sponsored by the Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, of which CDO is a member.
Career Info Days
Careers in Law: Career Exploration Day
Tuesday, Jan 8th, 2013
all day
Washington, DC
law careers outside the traditional firm

A very small group of students spend a day visiting 4 alumnae/i in their workplaces who do work in different aspects of law. Students will obtain information and advice, learn about the career field, and develop networking skills.

Tentative Alumni Organizations include:

- attorney-advisor, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, Environmental Protection Agency

- attorney , Common Cause

- lead counsel, Legal Operational Policy Unit, Legal Vice Presidency, The World Bank

- attorney-advisor, Legal Division, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and attorney-advisor, Legal Division, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

This program is free, but you are responsible for your own transportation and space is limited. You must register IN PERSON in the CDO. By registering, you are COMMITTING to attend the entire Career Exploration Day.

Space is extremely limited.
Sign up in person in CDO BEGINS on 12/4/12 at 9am.
Deadline: 12/10/12 OR until filled.
City Recruiting Days
San Francisco Recruiting Day
Friday, Jan 11th, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
San Francisco, CA
Application Deadline Online: by October 31 by 11:59 pm PT.

Pre-selected interviews with organizations in San Francisco, CA.

Apply at http://slac.experience.com

Info at http://www.slaconsortium.org

Sponsored by the Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, of which CDO is a member.
Workshops
Senior KickStart
Thursday, Jan 24th, 2013
6:00pm
Haverford College, Dining Center, Bryn Mawr Room
It is never too late. Take this opportunity to develop or refresh your knowledge of CDO services, support and advice for conducting successful job searches,career exploration, networking and/or preparation of graduate or professional study applications.

- Get to know CDO staff and our resources for you.
- Browse our online network of job postings.
- Lots of jobs in for profit and not-for-profit sectors coming into OCEAN
- Learn how to keep informed of opportunities.
- Hear about your alumnae/i networks.
- Ask any and all questions.
Workshops
Finding a Summer Internship and Resume Tips Workshop
Monday, Jan 28th, 2013
6:00 pm
HC Dining Center, Bryn Mawr Room
Learn creative ways to find an internship.

Learn about Resume tips and advice.

Tap into the CDO resources to help you launch your summer search.
Career Fairs
Angel Venture Fair Education Day 2013
Tuesday, Jan 29th, 2013
4:00-7:30pm
Philadelphia, PA
LEARN WHAT INVESTORS WANT
AND HOW TO NEGOTIATE A GREAT DEAL

(Part of the Angel Venture Fair Education Series)

Hosted by:
Blank Rome LLP
Marvin Comisky Conference Center
One Logan Square • 130 North 18th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-6998

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
4:00-6:15pm (registration begins at 3:30pm)
Please join us for cocktails and networking from 6:15-7:30pm

Once again Blank Rome has the honor of hosting the upcoming 15th Annual Angel Venture Fair Education Day, an event that will feature leading investors and professionals who will discuss topics related to early stage investments. Topics include:

Panel 1 - Pitching to Investors/AVF Selection
• Howard Lubert, managing director, Keiretsu Forum
• Ellen Weber, executive director, Robin Hood Ventures
• Jeff Snellenburg, president, PA Angel Network
• Marc Kramer, president of Kramer Communications and executive director of the Private Investors Forum
• Michele Zujkowski, venture consultant and co-founder of the Private Investors Forum
• Moderator – Louis Rappaport, Esq., Blank Rome

Panel 2 - Term Sheet Negotiation
• David Drahms, partner, Osage Partners
• Brett Schulman, Esq., Blank Rome
• Mark Mitchell, principal, Safeguard
• Joshua Strober, Esq., Blank Rome
• David Nevas, principal, Edison Ventures
• Moderator - Geoffrey Schwartz, Esq., Blank Rome

PURCHASE A TICKET
(Discount Code: AVFStudent)

discount code reduces the price to attend from $25 to $10.
Workshops
SAVE AS LinkedIn
Tuesday, Jan 29th, 2013
6:00 pm
HC, Dining Center, Bryn Mawr Room
Learn to effectively use LinkedIn to help with your career exploration and job search

Gain useful tips on using LinkedIn.
- Want to learn how to connect with alumni for career info?
- Want to learn how to write an effective headline on LinkedIn?
- Receive feedback about your LinkedIn profile

For this workshop:
1. Bring your Laptop
2. Have a LinkedIn account and be able to log in to your account

Co-presented/sponsored by
the Career Development Office and the Tri-Co Digital Humanities
Workshops
Senior KickStart
Tuesday, Jan 29th, 2013
5:00pm
Bryn Mawr College, Carpenter B-21
It is never too late. Take this opportunity to develop or refresh your knowledge of CDO services, support and advice for conducting successful job searches,career exploration, networking and/or preparation of graduate or professional study applications.

- Get to know CDO staff and our resources for you.
- Browse our online network of job postings.
- Lots of jobs in for profit and not-for-profit sectors coming into OCEAN
- Learn how to keep informed of opportunities.
- Hear about your alumnae/i networks.
- Ask any and all questions.
Extern Program
Extern Program - Priority Selection Application Deadline
Wednesday, Jan 30th, 2013
Begins at 8:00 am
online
Shadow alumni in their workplaces over Spring Break

In January, stop by CDO to learn about the specific opportunities to shadow alumni in their workplaces over Spring Break.

On Jan. 30, between 8:00am and 11:59pm, submit the completed Extern Application Form for priority selection for the Spring Break Program.

Extern selection meetings with students will be set based on the order that applications are received.

Application Form must include extern sponsor preference(s) in order for applications to be processed.

Program is for sophomores, juniors and seniors.
Speakers & Panels
MBA Admissions Panel: Wharton, Yale and Harvard
Wednesday, Jan 30th, 2013
6:00pm
Bryn Mawr College Wyndham Ely Room
Admissions representatives from Wharton, Yale and Harvard will talk and give tips about the MBA admissions process.
Panelists include:

Panelists include:
Kavitha Nair Bindra SOM’05
Associate Director, Admissions
Yale School of Management

Rachel Frankenfield
Member of the Admissions Board
Harvard Business School

Ankur Kumar
Director, MBA Admissions & Financial Aid
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Speakers & Panels
Gap-Year Alumni Career Panel
Thursday, Jan 31st, 2013
6:30 pm
HC, Dining, Center, Bryn Mawr Room
Hear from alumni/ae who did a gap year experience after College.

Panelists:
Jenny Bogoni HC '88, Cities Major
Gap Year: Peace Corps (Gabon, Central Africa)
Currently: Executive Director, Spark
Also on the Board of Directors for Philly Fellows and City Year.

Tom Reynolds HC '05, History Major
Gap Year: City Year Philadelphia
Currently: Graduate Student: Widener, Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology

Lena Edelstein HC '09, Chemistry, Physics Majors
Gap Year: Research Assistant at McKay Orthopedic Center, UPenn
Currently: Medical Student at Jefferson University

Adrienne Webb BMC '11, Psychology Major
Gap Year: Philly Fellows, Consumer Credit Counseling Service
Currently: Development Coordinator, The National MS Society

Elizabeth Wingfield, HC ' 12, Philosophy
Gap Year: Haverford House, Phila. Legal Assist.