Mark your calendars NOW for
workshops and other events scheduled for the week after Spring Break - see
listings at the end of this issue!
resources added - check them out!
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management - Financial Advisor
Philip Peters '04,
Financial Advisor with Sullivan and Peters Associates in Stamford, CT,
emailed yesterday about the Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Financial
Advisor Internship Program. They would like to receive resumes from
interested students interested in the program, preferably by this Friday, March 7th. The position is located in Stamford, CT. This 10-week
program is structured to provide a foundation in understanding the
Financial Services industry, the Merrill Lynch business, and their
Financial Advisor career track. Interns are given the opportunity to
learn about the advisory business by gaining exposure to key aspects of the
wealth management division including various investment vehicles,
relationship building and client support. Required qualifications include a
minimum 3.0 gpa, a graduation date between December 2014 and May 2016, and
legal authorization to work in the US now and in the future without
sponsorship. Apply through your GettysburgWorks
Summer 2014 Externships - Applications Available!
externship is an intensive one-week
job shadowing experience open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors.
Externships allow Gettysburg students to gain an insider’s view into a
career field, observe on-the-job activities, and participate in hands-on
learning experiences in the workplace. Most externships are sponsored
by Gettysburg alumni, parents, and friends of the College and are a great
networking opportunity. Over
65 externship sites in 19 states! Review the full list of opportunities and apply today (resume
required). Program application instructions and FAQs. Application
and Resume Deadline: Friday, March 7, by 11:59 pm.
Health Human Resources Internship
Megill '07, HR Generalist at Digitas Health in Philadelphia, has notified
us that there are a number of internship positions available at both
Digitas Health and Publicis Healthcare Communications Group (Digitas'
parent company). A general posting for each geographic market is
posted on the Digitas Health job board. In particular, Alaina mentions that they are hiring
an HR intern and you can find more information on that position and how to
apply in GettysburgWorks. Application
2014 On-Campus LSAT Prep Course
Classes start on March 19 and you can register until March 18 at noon by contacting Merlin Test Prep.
Registration, pricing and payment information can be found at www.gettysburg.edu/career. Read about Merlin Test Prep and instructor
Marlon Ritchie. Questions? Contact
the Center for Career Development at 717-337-6616.
Analytics, LLC - Summer Internship Opportunities
Dr. Carrie Salafia P'16 is again offering two summer internship
opportunities: Chorionic Vascular Networks and ASD Risk Research and
Clinical Child Development and Autism Research Internship. For more
information on both opportunities, go to GettysburgWorks. Application requirements include a cover letter,
resume and a Gettysburg College faculty mentor letter of support.
Applicants should demonstrate an interest in child development,
neurosciences, or health sciences, and a genuine interest in research
methods (either in their resume and/or in their cover letter). Application Deadline: March
Security Administration is Hiring
Ramimrez '08 who works in the Philadelphia area says that the Social
Security Administration is hiring nationwide and she recommends that
students check out their website at www.usajobs.gov. She says time is of the essence and you should apply
immediately. You may contact Jenn if you have questions.
State Civil Service Commission Announcement
While there are hundreds of job titles available for application every day
which can be viewed through the “Job Seekers” section of the PA State civil
Service Commission website, they have asked us to highlight a few that may
be of special interest to you. Detailed information regarding the
minimum experience and/or training requirements needed to qualify can be
found by clicking on the links to each test announcement.
Aid Trainee –
Opened 02.05.2014 and will remain open until further notice. (No degree or experience
Library Assistant 2 – Opened 02.05.2014 and will close 04.12.2014. (Associate’s degree is
addition, their Spring 2014 College Career Booklets provide a listing of
job titles for which students may qualify based on their particular degree
– no experience required!
Associate Degree Careers
Bachelor Degree Careers
Master Degree Careers
degree students who are within seven months of graduation and have
completed at least 90 credits may begin the application and testing process
prior to graduation.
entire summary of open civil service examinations can be accessed at www.scsc.state.pa.us by selecting Job Seekers.
This listing is updated every two weeks, so students are encouraged to
access it frequently to read about new employment opportunities.
you interested in an internship or job related to reproductive
choice/health and the relevant issues/policies?
Shepherd '09 volunteers with NARAL national and Virginia and is in the process of joining their Future Directions
Committee. If you have questions, Madeline would be happy to put you in touch with the staff in those
Talk with Jeff Martini ’80 - Friday, March 21, at Noon
Top Interviewing and Job
Hunting Do’s and Don’ts for Today’s Environment: Helpful things I’ve
learned over a 30 year career to help you in yours!
Martini is a 1980 graduate of Gettysburg College, with a degree in Music
Education. After spending 4 years as a middle school band director, he
entered the corporate world, and enjoyed a very successful 30 year career
in the technology industry. In 2010, Jeff was part of an executive team
that rang the bell to open the Nasdaq, celebrating their successful dot.com
IPO. His career experience and interests span Business Development,
Procurement Services, Cloud Technology, Music, and Performing Arts. Jeff is
currently very involved with his local theatre and has hopes of performing
in GettysburgWorks by March 19 - location listed there. Pre-registration is
required and lunch will be provided). Please contact Tiffany Kurzawa,
Assistant Director in the Center for Career Development, at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Corps Sessions On Campus - Friday, March 21
Information Table in
the CUB PO Lobby (11 am to 1 pm)
and an Information
Session at 2:30 pm in WEID 112
The Peace Corps offers a way to refine and develop skills and gain
international experience, while helping others. Nine Gettysburg College
alumni are currently serving as Volunteers in the following sectors:
Agriculture, Education, Environment and Youth in Development. They serve in
the following countries: Azerbaijan, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala,
Nicaragua, Panama, Rwanda, Togo, and Ukraine. Since 1961, 168 Gettysburg
alumni have served in the Peace Corps.
Stop by the information table in the CUB PO Lobby or attend the information
session to find out if the Peace Corps is right for you. Rebecca Morrison
who served as a TEFL volunteer in China between 2009 and 2011, will
present. Rebecca is a Philadelphia Field-Based Recruiter for the Peace
Corps Northeast Regional Office (since 2011). RSVP to attend the
information session through your GettysburgWorks account.
Center for Women and Politics Lecture by Gwen Ifill, PBS NewsHour Co-Anchor and Managing
Ifill, managing editor and moderator of "Washington Week" and
managing editor and co-anchor of "PBS NewsHour" will be giving a
free public lecture entitled "Politics, Policy, and Reality: What's
Really Going on in Washington" at 6 pm on Wednesday, April 2, in the
Campbell Memorial Chapel at Chatham University in Pittsburgh. Register Here Parking is limited and carpooling is encouraged.
www.chatham.edu/campusmap for directions and parking locations.
Please park in the Library Parking Lot (You must enter from Murray Hill
Avenue). From there it is a short walk to the chapel.
your resume through GettysburgWorks to be considered for an on-campus interview with the
following employer (you must have an approved
resume uploaded into your account first so don't wait until the deadline):
Associate Software Engineer (Application
Deadline: March 17 at 11:59 pm - consider submitting your
application before you leave for Spring Break!)
After College - explore jobs/internships based on your field of study;
discover opportunities that match your personal interests.
for Career Development - www.gettysburg.edu/career
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 email@example.com.
Career Insider - 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.
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
Evisors - access recorded and live free webinars on popular topics
such as Working in
International Development, Careers in Product Management, Optimizing Your
LinkedIn Profile, etc.
Idealist - learn about nonprofit careers, volunteering, volunteering
abroad, and more.
Did you know ...? If you want a quick tour of internship search
resources, come into the Center for Career Development on a Tuesday at 2 pm
for an internship search drop-in session. Bring your laptop with your
resume on it and stay afterwards for resume review during our regular
Internships.com - discover internship positions from 40,876 companies
located in 6,581 cities across all 50 states.
The Language Corps - check this site out for information on teaching English
abroad. Their February 27, 2014 newsletter says that Argentina is
consistently one of the most popular locations for those interested in
teaching English in Latin America. Check out some of the best things to see
and do while living in Argentina!
LinkedIn - Network
with alumni, parents, and friends on the Gettysburg Professional Network.
PennsylvaniaJobNetwork.com - professional, technical, hourly, skilled and executive
jobs in Pennsylvania.
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.
Diversity Network - job listings from employers
specifically recruiting diverse talent.