Career Development Center

What's NEXT?

A career development initiative engaging students in their first year through their last year and beyond graduation

Skidmore's Four-Year Career Development Initiative

KNOW / EXPLORE / TRANSFORM

What's NEXT Newsletter

 

What's NEXT

 

KNOW: Gain Self-Awareness
EXPLORE: Experience and Experiment
TRANSFORM: Prepare for Life after Skidmore

The Career Development Center helps students develop a holistic view of their career development plan, offering programs and services for students in each year to foster enhanced self-awareness, exposure to a variety of career fields, participation in off-campus experiential activities, effective career decision-making, and positive outcomes at graduation and beyond.

First Years
KNOW: Gain Self-Awareness


February

Internship Expo
Fri 2/17, 2:00-4:00 PM, Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor 
 
Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Awards Program Info Session
Thurs 2/23, 4:30-5:30 PM, Ladd 307
 
How Does She DO It?
Fri 2/24, 12:00-1:00 PM, Palamountain 304
 
The Interview Project
Fri 2/24, 3:00-5:00 PM, Scribner Library
 
Career Conversations with Alumni Board Members
Fri 2/24, 5:00-6:30 PM , Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 

March

Careers That Make a Difference
Thurs 3/2, 1:00-5:00 PM, Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 
Internships in Asia
Mon 3/6, 4:30-5:30 PM, Ladd 307
 
Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Award Program Info Session
Weds 3/22, 6:00-7:00 PM, Ladd 307
 
Consulting 101
Fri 3/24, 9:00-6:00 PM, Location TBD

 

Sophomores
EXPLORE: Experience and Experiment

Juniors
EXPLORE: Experience and Experiment


February

Careers in the Health Professions Panel and Reception
Thurs 2/2, 5:30-7:00 PM, Emerson Auditorium
 
Careers in Museums
Thurs 2/2, 6:00-8:00 PM, Tang Museum
 
Internship Expo
Fri 2/17, 2:00-4:00 PM, Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 
Degree Anticipated…Aaron Wallace, MD and Anya Jaffe Cutler, MPH
Fri 2/17, 2:15-3:15 PM, Scribner Library
 
Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Awards Program Info Session
Thurs 2/21, 6:00-7:00 PM, Ladd 307
 
How Does She DO It?
Fri 2/24, 12:00-1:00 PM, Palamountain 304
 
The Interview Project
Fri 2/24, 3:00-5:00 PM, Scribner Library
 
Career Conversations with Alumni Board Members
Fri 2/24, 5:00-6:30 PM, Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 

March

Careers That Make a Difference
3/2, Murray-Aikins Dining Hall 2nd Floor
 
Internships in Asia
Mon 3/6, 4:30-5:30 PM, Ladd 307
 
Consulting 101
Fri 3/24, 9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Location TBD
 

April

Relocating to NYC after Skidmore!
Mon 4/3, 12:30-1:30 PM, Ladd 207
 
Student Loans & Taxes - What's Next After Skidmore
Mon 4/3, 6:00-7:30 PM, Location TBD
 
Insight into Graduate Study: Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics
Mon 4/3, 4:30-6:00 PM, Location TBD
 
Troy Art Tour (Tentative)
Fri 4/7, Time TBD, Off-Site Location – Transportation Provided

 

Senior Year (Beginning in September)
TRANSFORM: Prepare for Life After Skidmore


1.   Eastern College Career Day NYC 2017

Deadline is Tues February 7 at 11:59 PM

Be on the lookout for Career Development Center newsletters with more details.
Interview day will be Friday March 3, 2017. Contact Corine Houry at chourykl@skidmore.edu for more info and assistance
 

Spring 2017 Programming

February

Success Academies Info Table
Weds 2/1, 11:00-1:30 PM, Skid Shop
 
Success Academies Info Session
Weds 2/1, 7:00-8:00 PM, Palamountain 202
 
Careers in the Health Professions Panel and Reception
Thurs 2/2, 5:30-7:00 PM, Emerson Auditorium
 
Careers in Museums
Thurs 2/2, 6:00-8:00 PM, Tang Museum
 
Clarkson MBA Info Table
Tues 2/7, 11:30-1:00 PM, Outside the Skidshop
 
Teach for America Info Session
Weds 2/22, 4:30-6:30 PM, Ladd 307
 
Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Awards Program Info Session
Thurs 2/23, 4:30-5:30 PM, Ladd 307
 
Peace Corps Info Session/Workshop
Thurs 2/23, 4:00-6:00 PM, Ladd 307
 
How Does She DO It?
Fri 2/24, 12:00-1:00 PM, Palamountain 304
 
The Interview Project
Fri 2/24, 3:00-5:00 PM, Scribner Library
 
Career Conversations with Alumni Board Members
Fri 2/24, 5:00-6:30 PM , Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 

March

Careers That Make a Difference
Thurs 3/2, 1:00-5:00 PM, Murray-Aikins 2nd Floor
 
Eastern College Career Day NYC
Fri 3/3, 9:00-5:00 PM, American Management Association (AMA), 1601 Broadway, NYC, NY 10019
Deadline is February 7 at 11:59 PM!
 
Skidmore Summer Funded Internship Award Program Info Session
Weds 3/22, 6:00-7:00 PM, Ladd 307
 
Consulting 101
Fri 3/24, 9:00 AM-6:00 PM, Location TBD
 

April

Relocating to NYC after Skidmore!
Mon 4/3, 12:30-1:30 PM, Ladd 207
 
Student Loans & Taxes - What's Next After Skidmore
Mon 4/3, 6:00-7:30 PM, Location TBD
 
Troy Art Tour (Tentative)
Fri 4/7, Time TBD, Off-Site Location – Transportation Provided
 
Sip & Celebrate
Tues 5/2, 3:00-5:00, Porter Plaza
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