Bryn Mawr College & Haverford College are committed to providing career development services to all alumnae/i . We offer career counseling; pre-professional advising; reviews of resumes, CVs, essays and cover letters; coaching for interviewing and job search strategies; networking events on campus and in several major cities; online job postings including our own password protected Network News specifically for alumnae/i; and a robust offering of other online resources to advance investigation of career options and job searches.
Appointments with counselors can be pre-arranged for on campus, phone or Skype by contacting the CDO at your alma mater.
We put an extremely high value on our networks and encourage you to engage in them. Our goal is to keep the networks vibrant and provide vehicles, or access to vehicles, for network communication. To that end, we encourage alumnae/i to take advantage of our services and to also inform us of career opportunities that we can share with other alumnae/i and/or students.
Please keep the College informed of your current employment, or graduate/professional
study. The more current the information in the Colleges’ databases about
what you are doing, the more powerful our network becomes.
Bryn Mawr alumnae/ i update your information at
Haverford Alumni update your information at
Below is a collection of Career Development resources including some powerful online career research and search tools we subscribe to for use by alumnae/I and students.
The Online Bi-Co Alumnae/i Jobs Listing, Network News is the password-protected sources of listings published by the Career Development Office for all bi-college undergraduate and graduate alumnae/i. Its job postings reflect the interests and expertise of our alumnae/i, from recent grads to experienced professionals. Included are postings by or through Bi-Co alumnae/i and/or their employers, as well as other employers who have made an effort to specifically reach out to our alumnae/i populations.
BMC, GSSWSR students and alumni have access to the password protected
job board called the Network News.
For more information go to the GSSWSR home page, Career Development section.
FOR BRYN MAWR ALUMNAE
FOR HAVERFORD ALUMNI
JOIN LinkedIn –
Go to http://www.linkedin.com/
LinkedIn is an online network of more than 30 million experienced professionals from around the world, representing 150 industries. Then join your LinkedIn alumnae/i groups for even greater networking potential. The more Bi-Co Alumnae/i who join and use LinkedIn, the more powerful it becomes for all alumnae/i. A basic sampling of Bryn Mawr and/or Haverford LinkedIn groups are listed below. There are a growing number of more specialized or affinity groups forming in LinkedIn
Career Counseling for Alumnae/i - is provided
on an as available basis.
Contact your college's CDO to make an appointment or arrange for a resume review or other consultation.
For Bryn Mawr Alumnae -
For Haverford Alumni: All Career Counseling Staff
Bryn Mawr Career Volunteers in Key Cities
In the college’s effort to help alumnae make career connections within their communities, it offers volunteers in some major cities who can help with questions related to career relocation as well as facilitating connections among alumnae living in their cities. This group of Career Development Representatives is headed by Marcia Y. Cantarella, PhD, '68, firstname.lastname@example.org. Cities with volunteers include: