May 13, 2015

The staff at the Center for Career Development wish all of you the best for a great summer break.  Don't forget that we are here all summer should you need assistance!

The Career Bulletin is switching to a monthly publication schedule beginning with this issue.  We will resume weekly issues in late August.


Announcements
Resources
Jobs & Internships


Announcements


Don't Miss the Summer Internship Deadline!
If you are seeking academic credit it is your responsibility to secure a faculty sponsor  and check with your department advisor to learn about department requirements. 

If your department does not have a specific deadline, you must register your internship no later than Monday, June 15,   Register your summer internship via the Student Center:  Academic Credit (registration is required); Not For Credit Option (recommended).

Free LSAT Prep Weekend - Penn Sate Dickinson Law
Approximately twenty students will be selected for this unique opportunity. Priority will be given to students from backgrounds that have been traditionally underrepresented in the legal profession, those with financial need, and those who have not yet taken the LSAT or who have done well below average on an initial test. Programming is from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day and includes a diagnostic practice test and detailed preparation strategies for each section of the LSAT. The event will be held in Lewis Katz Hall, 150 South College Street, Carlisle, PA.

The application is open now through May 15th and requires a resume, statement of interest, and letter of recommendation. While there is no cost for the workshop, those accepted will be responsible for providing their own transportation and lodging, as well as breakfast and dinner. Additionally, students will receive access to a large “Dickinson Law Discount” on further internet prep courses through The Princeton Review.

2015-16 Peer Tutor Positions at HACC Gettysburg Campus
Peer tutors at HACC Gettysburg Campus provide academic support in writing, chemistry, or biology. Tutoring is conducted either one-to-one or in small groups. All tutors are trained in accordance with national best practices, are paid, and work a set schedule for during the fall and spring semesters.  Go to
GettysburgWorks for more information and to apply.  Deadline:  September 14

Emergency Medical Associates - Clinical Information Manager (CIM) Opportunities
Eva Strobl '15 has accepted a position with EMA in the emergency department at NY Hospital Queens in Flushing, NY, and has written to say that EMA has multiple locations and may be accepting applications for all of them. 

In this position you would provide scribe services at the direction of a physician or practitioner.  A CIM does not act independently, but documents the previously determined physician or practitioner’s dictation and/or activities into the electronic medical record (EMR).  CIMs help facilitate data flow by retrieving or locating diagnostic test results and facilitate patient flow by monitoring the patient’s stay, i.e. informing the provider when test results are back, or if the results aren’t back following up to ensure they are completed.  CIMs review the physician or practitioner documentation for coding criteria and assist in selecting the appropriate codes.  This is an outstanding opportunity for pre-med, physician assistant and nursing students, EMTs or any other candidates interested in a career in healthcare.

For more information and to apply, visit www.ema.net/cims

Virtual Information Session - Lehigh University Master of Science in Management
Lehigh University Master of Science in Management invites you attend their virtual information session on Wed., May 20 (4-5 pm) to learn more about this new degree designed specifically for non-business degree holders.  
Click here to register

Taliesin Nexus' 2015 Apollo Workshop and Odysseus Fellowship
Taliesin Nexus is now accepting applications for the 2015 Apollo Workshop:  Storytelling in Film & TV (previously called The Filmmakers Workshop) and the 2015 Odysseus Fellowship program.  Deadline:  May 25

The Apollo Workshop will take place August 14-16 on the UCLA campus.  Everything is free -- free tuition, free room and board, even free travel.  This is a great opportunity for liberty-minded creatives who want a career in movies, TV or new media.  Our stellar faculty of seasoned Hollywood pros deliver practical advice on critical areas like storytelling and career development in an interactive workshop setting. Click here to apply today! 

Odysseus Fellows are placed in paid three-month internships at leading Hollywood production companies.  Past hosts include Robert Zemeckis' ImageMovers (Forrest Gump, Polar Express), Disruption Entertainment (Noah, Godzilla), and Warped Films (Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Law Abiding Citizen).  The program includes an educational component featuring talks from industry pros and liberty movement leaders.  More than half of all interns placed have been offered jobs or were attached to projects after their fellowship ended. Click here to apply now!


Resources


After College - explore jobs/internships based on your field of study; discover opportunities that match your personal interests. 

Boston Housing - Northeastern University, located in the heart of Boston and steps from public transportation, offers short-term summer housing specifically designed for interns.

Center for Career Development - www.gettysburg.edu/career

CandidCareer.com - Whether you are just beginning to explore career options, preparing for a job interview, or looking to change careers, CandidCareer.com can help. They provide thousands of informational video interviews with real professionals through an easy to use website.Their site is dedicated to providing the inside scoop on careers so viewers will be informed and ready for what lies ahead. Find your passion today at CandidCareer.com!

Career Beam - a full service online resource to help you plan for your life after Gettysburg.  All students have been given an account and login information was sent out last fall.  If you cannot find the email with your login information, contact career@gettysburg.edu.

Career Insider (Vault) - Gettysburg College in conjunction with Vault.com has arranged for you to have free, unrestricted privileges to the largest most comprehensive online career resource available.

CareerOneStop - sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor.  Find information on the fastest growing careers vs. slowest, industry trends, etc. 

Career Subscriptions - check out these exclusive career resources for Gettysburg College students e.g. Current Jobs for Graduates, NEC Bridge (New England Conservatory), and more!  If asked to login, use your network username and password.

CyberDegrees.org - new website on the topic of cyber security.  Provides detailed looks into 20 careers related to cyber security; in-depth job resources; full directory of cyber security degrees.

Idealist - learn about nonprofit careers, volunteering, volunteering abroad, and more.

Internships.com - discover internship positions from 67,418 companies located in 7,606 cities across all 50 states.

LinkedIn - Network with alumni, parents, and friends on the Gettysburg Professional Network.

NACE Job Choices Magazine - featuring job-search advice, interview tips, sample cover letters and resumes, links to employers interested in hiring new college grads, and more. Job Choices and Job Choices/Diversity Edition.

New York City Housing - Educational Housing Services offers a long list of amenities, 24/7 security and more: studenthousing.org // 800-297-4694; The Fashion Institute of Technology has housing available in Kaufman Hall (406 West 31st Street--between 9th & 10th Avenues).  For more information visit their website.

Pennsylvania Job Network - professional, technical, hourly, skilled and executive jobs in Pennsylvania. 

Professional Diversity Network - job listings from employers specifically recruiting diverse talent.

Jobs

Recent Job & Internship Postings:

Americorps Vista - Outreach Coordinator (10949)

Headwaters Charitable Trust - DuBois, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Full-Time, Jobs for Alumni

Posting Date: May 12, 2015

End Date: July 01, 2015

Communications/PR Internship - Summer/Fall 2015 (10946)

Pennsylvania Associatio of Elementary and Secondary School Principals (PAESSP) - Summerdale, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: May 12, 2015

End Date: August 07, 2015

Account Executive Trainee (10540)

PLS Logistics Services - Cranberry Twp, Pennsylvania
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 11, 2015

End Date: May 19, 2015

Entry Level Equities Trader (10942)

T3 Trading Group - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 11, 2015

End Date: June 11, 2015

Account Strategist Intern (10941)

Influenster - New York, New York

Position Type: Part-time, Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: May 07, 2015

End Date: June 13, 2015

Piano Teacher (10938)

The Music Studio - Albany, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 07, 2015

End Date: June 08, 2015

Insurance Based Financial Advisor (10932)

Mutual of Omaha - Hunt Valley, Maryland

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 06, 2015

End Date: September 25, 2015

IT Internship - Paid - Tech Support Role (9184)

Progressive Business Publications - Malvern, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: May 05, 2015

End Date: August 31, 2015

Registered Support Assistant (10930)

Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. - Bedminster, New Jersey

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 05, 2015

End Date: June 15, 2015

Financial Advisor (10922)

McAdam - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 04, 2015

End Date: June 30, 2015

Research Assistant/Programmer (10925)

Mathematica Policy Research - Princeton, New Jersey

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 04, 2015

End Date: May 31, 2015

Deckhand/Educator Intern on the Freedom Schooner AMISTAD (10921)

Amistad America, Inc. - New London, Connecticut

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 03, 2015

End Date: June 09, 2015

Entry Level Sales Associate - Online Advertising, NYC (10918)

Felix - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: May 01, 2015

End Date: June 07, 2015

Entry-Level Executive Recruiter (10912)

Abacus Group - NEW YORK, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 30, 2015

End Date: July 30, 2015

Sales Associate (10916)

Criterion Management LLC. - Rye Brook , New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: April 30, 2015

End Date: June 06, 2015

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Sandy Buhrman
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Center for Career Development

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