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January 24Resident and Peer Career Advisors (RCAs and PCAs) are trained to help with resumes, cover letters, job and internship searches, and general career advising. Here are the drop-in hours for RCAs and PCAs for Spring 2017. Find a time that works for your schedule, and drop in!
February 8Lunch with a Leader provides opportunities to converse with industry leaders in a casual setting. Learn more about career paths and industry trends while you enjoy a free lunch. This semester’s guests include, Emma Mcilroy of Wildfang, Marcus Harvey of Portland Gear, Documentary Filmmaker, Brian Lindstrom ’84, and Kazi Huque of Grameen-Intel. Registration is required.
September 16Students shine in a variety of summer internships.
April 6th, 2017
Don’t miss this opportunity to meet and network with businesses in the sports and entertainment industry, including the Portland Trail Blazers, Seattle Storm, Adidas, Pac-12, and more.
This workshop is designed to prepare seniors for graduation and the transition to post graduation life. The transition from a college student to a college graduate requires several adjustments. This is an opportunity for students to prepare for these adjustments and to learn how to manage life after college. We will discuss important aspects of graduation such as the anxiety and excitement of graduating, maintaining friendships after graduation, the transition to a life with additional responsibilities, and preparing for a career.
Calling all L&C students! This career panel will feature alumni who work within the realms of outdoor education, environmental action, and recreation.
April 7th, 2017
The purpose of the summer internship awards are to underwrite or supplement expenses of students at Lewis & Clark College who are engaged in internship experiences. Open to all majors!
April 10th, 2017
Learn about what LinkedIn is and how you can use it to connect with information and professionals during your time at Lewis & Clark and beyond. Participating students will receive direct assistance in creating or improving their LinkedIn profiles and learn how to use some of LinkedIn’s underutilized tools.
April 11th, 2017
Come to this Passport to Leadership workshop to learn how to use networking to get a leg up when applying for a listed job or to find one of the 80% of jobs not listed. We will go over tactics on how to organize your battle plan including making a list of possible employers, using LinkedIn and alumni connections to get a nexus to an organization, and how to get an informational interview. If there is time, we will discuss what to say in an informational interview.