Careers That Make a Difference
Friday, March 4, 2016
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall, second floor
Are you interested in doing an internship or getting a job with a nonprofit agency? Are you thinking about a career that helps promote the common good or solves real-world problems? If so, Careers That Make a Difference Day is the right event for you.
Idealist.org Resume Workshop
Join us for a resume workshop presented by Idealist.org on how to create a resume for nonprofit careers. This workshop will be held in the ICC in Case Center at 11 a.m. Please register on your My CDC Account.
Panel and Student Luncheon
Students please register using your My CDC Account. Registration is strongly recommended for the panel and student luncheon taking place from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., since food will need to be ordered based on attendance. Please see list of panelists below.
Please stop by to get your free professional Linkedin headshot!
Students who register for the Career Fair (before the day of the event) and attend the event get a chance at winning some exciting prizes. A raffle will also be held at the event. Registration is recommended, but not required, for the afternoon Career Fair from 3 to 4:30 pm. Please see Career Fair participants below.
Career Fair Participants
Thank you for your interest in Skidmore's Careers That Make a Difference Day. Due to the limited space available, the event is by invitation only. In developing programs for Skidmore students, we carefully review the interests and outcomes of our current students to feature thoe programs that best fit their goals. To register, career fair participants will receive an invitation by email. Please contact Penny Loretto at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 518-580-5790 for more information.
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Careers That Make a Difference Day Agenda
Please register on My CDC to participate in each of these events:
Nonprofit Resume Workshop: ICC, 11 a.m.
Victoria Crispo, content manager and college liaison, Idealist.org
Panel Presentation and Student Luncheon, Murray-Aikins, second floor, 1–2:30 p.m.
Eliot Cresswell, Peace Corps
Geraldine Gutierrez, Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Juanita Tabb, '15, TechGoesHome, Americorps
Juliet Ramirez, '13, M.Ed., Wheelock College, student success specialist
Max Yurenda, Double H Hole in the Woods Camp, Lake Luzerne
Natalie Alvarez, '11, MSW, MS, social worker, Bronx Lighthouse College Preparatory Academy
Phillip Morris, Proctors Theater, Schenectady
Rifat Filkins, Refugee and Immigration Center, Albany
Career Fair, Murray-Aikins, second floor, 3–4:30 p.m.
AHRC, Camp Anne
Alliance for Quality Education in New York (AQENY)
Big Brothers/Big Sisters
Camp Little Notch
Common Good Careers, Mass.
Double H Hole in the Woods Camp
Girls Who Code
NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Refugee and Immigration Center
US Committee for Refugees & Immigrants
VISTA, Siena's Vista Fellows Program