Office of Career Services

Career Services Calendar

October 22nd, 2014

  • Image preview Careers in Math: Curriculum Design/Publishing
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, St.e 140 (Career Services)
    12:20pm - 1:20pm

    You have strong quantitative and analytical skills.  What kind of career fields benefit from those skills?  Get valuable advice and make connections to help you explore career options. This section features Katie Rojo ’00, senior curriculum specialist at Six Red Marbles in Austin, TX.

     

  • Image preview Pop in for Popcorn (drop-in internship advising)
    Prothro Center, Career Services (Ste. 140)
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Pop in for snacks and some internship triage.  Stop by with quick questions about internships. First come, first served. Please email any documents for review (e.g. resumes, cover letters, applications, etc.) ahead of time to career.services@southwestern.edu. If your questions require more extensive conversation, we will gladly schedule an appointment for you.
  • Image preview The Borgen Project Information Session
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Room 147
    4:30pm - 5:30pm
    The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that works with U.S. leaders to improve their response to the global poverty crisis. Hear from founder Clint Borgen about how you can contribute, including through internships with the Project.

October 23rd, 2014

  • Image preview Trip to UT Law Fair
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning (meet at Career Services)
    11:00am - 2:00pm
    Wear your suit, bring your resume and meet employers ready to hire you or grad schools of interest to you! Look for internships and full-time jobs or just network. Transportation may be provided, depending on student interest.  Business attire.  All students are welcome, but space is limited. Please reserve your spot at Career Services by Tuesday, Oct. 12, at 5 p.m.

October 24th, 2014

October 27th, 2014

  • Image preview Careers in Math: Technical Product Management
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Ste. 140 (Career Services)
    12:20pm - 1:20pm
    You have strong quantitative and analytical skills.  What kind of career fields benefit from those skills?  Get valuable advice and make connections to help you explore career options. This session of the series features alumna Sheena Gregson ’09, who works in product management at Rackspace in Austin.

October 28th, 2014

October 29th, 2014

  • Image preview Spotlight on Law Careers and Legal Education
    McCombs Campus Center, Lynda Ballroom
    12:20pm - 1:20pm
    Considering law school and law careers? How can you pay for law school?  What do you need to know to be successful in law school?  How can you increase your chances of getting in? How does hiring for lawyers work?  Bring your questions and get great insight from visiting professor and LSAT expert Keith Syska, JD. 
  • Image preview Pop in for Popcorn (drop-in internship advising)
    Prothro Center, Career Services (Ste. 140)
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Pop in for snacks and some internship triage.  Stop by with quick questions about internships. First come, first served. Please email any documents for review (e.g. resumes, cover letters, applications, etc.) ahead of time to career.services@southwestern.edu. If your questions require more extensive conversation, we will gladly schedule an appointment for you.
  • Image preview Careers in International Business
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    SU political science alumnus Matt Beck and Career Services invite all students to learn about opportunities to work internationally in the for-profit sector.  Hear from a panel of professionals in marketing, finance, business analysis, sales and trade compliance about what they do and how they got there.

October 31st, 2014

  • Image preview Careers in Math: Teaching
    McCombs Campus Center, Lynda McCombs Ballroom
    12:20pm - 1:20pm

    You have strong quantitative and analytical skills.  What kind of career fields benefit from those skills?  Get valuable advice and make connections to help you explore career options. Bring your lunch, if you like. This session features Southwestern University President and Professor of Mathematics Dr. Edward B. Burger. All students with mathematics coursework (e.g. natural sciences students), including but not limited to math majors, are invited.

     

November 5th, 2014

  • Image preview Funding Graduate Study
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Room 147
    12:20pm - 12:40pm

    Matthew Einsohn of Prescott College will show students a living example of acquiring funding for school and how story can help build a network and, in turn, create opportunity. 

  • Image preview Prescott College Graduate Programs Information Session
    Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning, Room 147
    12:40pm - 1:20pm
    Prescott College is for the Liberal Arts, the Environment and Social Justice. Learn about limited-residency Master of Arts degrees in fields including Adventure Education, Environmental Studies, Counseling Psychology and more. For students at Prescott College, using their knowledge to improve lives, communities, and the world around them is a priority. Students who come to Prescott are able to shape their experience specifically around their interests and goals.
  • Image preview Pop in for Popcorn (drop-in internship advising)
    Prothro Center, Career Services (Ste. 140)
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Pop in for snacks and some internship triage.  Stop by with quick questions about internships. First come, first served. Please email any documents for review (e.g. resumes, cover letters, applications, etc.) ahead of time to career.services@southwestern.edu. If your questions require more extensive conversation, we will gladly schedule an appointment for you.

November 12th, 2014

  • Image preview Pop in for Popcorn (drop-in internship advising)
    Prothro Center, Career Services (Ste. 140)
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Pop in for snacks and some internship triage.  Stop by with quick questions about internships. First come, first served. Please email any documents for review (e.g. resumes, cover letters, applications, etc.) ahead of time to career.services@southwestern.edu. If your questions require more extensive conversation, we will gladly schedule an appointment for you.
  • Image preview Southwestern Stars Dinner
    Red and Charline McCombs Campus Center Ballrooms
    6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Come join current students as they share their internship experiences from this past year and their tips/advice for you as we network over dinner. Business attire. Spaces are limited. Please RSVP to reserve your spot.

     

November 13th, 2014

  • Image preview Careers in Music: Performance/Music Radio
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    6:30pm - 7:30pm
    Music is your passion. Can you also make it your livelihood?  Get valuable advice and make connections to help you explore career options. This session features opera singer Katherine Wiggins ’07 and The Bright Light Social Hour founders Jack O’Brien ’07 and Curtis Roush ’05.

November 19th, 2014

  • Image preview Pop in for Popcorn (drop-in internship advising)
    Prothro Center, Career Services (Ste. 140)
    3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Pop in for snacks and some internship triage.  Stop by with quick questions about internships. First come, first served. Please email any documents for review (e.g. resumes, cover letters, applications, etc.) ahead of time to career.services@southwestern.edu. If your questions require more extensive conversation, we will gladly schedule an appointment for you.