Office of Career Services

Career Services Calendar

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 3rd, 2014

  • Image preview Careers in Math: Actuarial Science/Investment Management
    A. Frank Smith, Jr. Library Center, Prothro Room
    6:30pm - 7:30pm

    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 Alexander Pekker, PhD, CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst), ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries), Vice President at Sage Advisory Services in Austin.

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.