The Center for Career and Professional Advising (CCPA) empowers students and alumni to learn about and prepare for meaningful work, as they translate their Haverford liberal arts education into a rewarding life. In short, we are here to help students explore, identify, and realize their career and professional goals.
As fall semester winds down, we wanted to share some information about spring semester, summer internships, gap year jobs for graduating seniors, and tasks you can work on if you are applying to med school or taking the MCAT this summer.
Tri-College & STEM Recruiting Day: 2 Events – 1 Day! When: Jan. 25, 10:30-5:00 Where: Field House, Haverford College Who: All Tri-Co students are welcome! Register: Tri-College Event and STEM Event About the Events: Whether you are just exploring career paths or are actively searching for an internship or full-time position, you are invited to […]
In honor of our Watson Fellowship Info Session tonight, we are sharing this post from last March announcing the 2018 Watson Fellows from Haverford College, Tosin Alliyu and Owen Janson. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please join us tonight, Dec. 5, at 7 pm in the Faculty Room of the DC, immediately following the Whitehead Info Session at 6 pm!
Happy December!!! We have some great Career Chats and Info Sessions this week, check out the details by clicking their links!
A senior editor and producer at Teen Vogue, Bender kicked off the “Creating a Life You Love” speaker series with an inspiring story of personal growth in the media industry and pride in her Harlem roots. In a talk full of energy and passion, Bender urged listeners to be the “first one in and last one out” of their work and to make their presence known.
Whether it is promised to prospective students and parents at admissions info sessions, listed as a learning goal on course syllabi, or declared by students upon graduation, career readiness is on people’s minds at every stage in their education. NACE has identified eight key competencies to help students, educators, and employers talk about career readiness with more precision and a common vocabulary. Here’s what they are and how to use them.
We hope you all had a lovely Thanksgiving break and got to spend some time with friends and family! Here’s what we have going on this week.
The Career Conference will include a keynote speaker, an alumni panel, and interactive workshops. Come back from winter break early!
Last week, the CCPA hosted our ever-popular Career Closet Free “Shopping” Event. This event was created to help all Haverford students gain access to free, good-quality, professional attire. Thank you to everyone who made this event a success!
Last week, Sarah Brody ’15 came back to campus to talk to students about her position with J.P. Morgan Wealth Management. She shared some great tips on how to apply, interview, and succeed in finance careers. Read about some of them here!