Subject:                                Weekly Career Bulletin - January 21, 2015 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


January 21, 2015


Announcements
Employer Information Sessions/On-Campus Interview Opportunities
Resources
Jobs, Internships & Workshops


Announcements


Spring 2015 Internship Deadline
If you are planning to do an internship for credit this semester, you must have a faculty sponsor and complete an internship learning contract through the Student Center no later than Fri., January 30 (drop/add deadline).  Go to our website for information on academic policies and information on how to complete the learning contract.

Summer 2015 Entrepreneurial Fellowship Information Sessions
You’ve heard of ScholarOasis.  The Center for Career Development is seeking its next entrepreneur.  We know you have an exciting idea!  Information sessions are being held on Tuesday, January 27, and Thursday, January 29, at noon in CUB 260.  Applications will be due by noon on Friday, February 20.  Attend one of the sessions to learn more about this opportunity.  Note: International Students in their junior year are eligible to apply and must apply for OPT work authorization should they be selected as an entrepreneurial fellow.

Wake Forest - Master of Science in Accountancy Program
Wake Forest University’s Master of Science in Accountancy (MSA) program gives today’s accounting and finance professionals the knowledge, skills and experience they need to navigate modern challenges in a wide range of business environments. In the MSA program, students complete intensive coursework, seminars and case-based research to prepare for thriving careers in assurance, tax and financial transaction and advisory services at top firms around the world. Wake Forest is recognized as one of the leading accounting programs in the country.

Tyler Burrows Assistant Director of Admissions, will be on campus on Tuesday, January 27, to discuss Wake Forest’s Master of Science in Accountancy program.  Anyone is welcome to attend the open session at 10:00am in CUB 126 or stop by the CUB information table from 11-1pm. 

Center for Career Development Spring 2015 Menu of Events
Our Spring 2015 program brochure has been distributed to all student mailboxes and is also available through our
homepage. Approximately 45 students participated in last night's Resumania - there are more coming up.  Check out the brochure for future dates of this popular event along, as well as many others!

Thinking about medical school?
Join the Association of American Medical Colleges on Thursday, Jan. 29 from 2-4pm ET for an information session and Q&A. Learn about our pre-med services, including Aspiring Docs; The Medical School Admission Requirements; The MCAT Exam; the AMCAS application; Fee Assistance Program; Financial Information, Resources, Services, and Tools; and Summer Medical and Dental Education Program. Register now:
http://ow.ly/GXvN3

Teach for America - Application Deadline Approaching
Kids from low-income communities aren't getting an education that gives them choices in life. You have the power to change this.  NEXT Application Deadline: Friday, January 30 at 11:59pm ET. 
Apply to the 2015 Teach For America corps.  Full salary and benefits.  Federal student loans deferred.  All majors and career backgrounds.

Teach For America is growing the force of leaders committed to ensuring that all kids have an education that expands their opportunities and gives them more choices in life. By teaching for at least two years in TFA’s corps, you will join thousands of leaders helping students in low-income communities make the academic progress that will expand their opportunities for the future.  Bring your passion to the classroom: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DIMYq4Vivik

MSA/MBA Program at Northeastern for Liberal Arts & Sciences, Non-Accounting Majors
The MS in Accounting/Masters in Business Administration program at Northeastern University's D'Amore-McKim School of Business is specifically designed to get non-accounting majors CPA ready, and provide valuable work experience and connections, in 15 months.  To learn more about the program and to see a list of upcoming events, go to their websiteSecond merit scholarship deadline:  February 1

Mark your calendars - Job & Internship Fair - Thurs., Feb. 12, 2015
The Spring 2015 Job & Internship Fair is scheduled for Thurs., February 12, 11:30 am to 1 pm in the CUB Ballroom (Snow Date:  February 26).  Resume and professional attire required.  Employer registrations are still coming in - more information available by the end of the month.

LSAT Prep Course – March 28-29, 9:00am-5pm
In need of some helpful preparation in advance of the June LSAT?  Dr. James Yoho, J.D., Ph.D. has more than 13 years of experience teaching at colleges and university, including two law schools, and will be instructing an LSAT prep course over two days at Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA.  Cost for the program is $350 – 14 hours of expert classroom instruction and extensive handouts, as well as a plan to best continue your preparation after the course. 
Registration forms and payment are due by March 24th to F&M.  If there is enough student interest and need from Gettysburg’s campus, the Center for Career Development will explore providing transportation to and from F&M for the course.  Please contact the Center for Career Development at 337-6616 or career@gettysburg.edu with your interest and/or questions.

Adams Rescue Mission Marketing & Management Internship Opportunities
ARM is opening a new downtown boutique and has unpaid internship opportunities which would provide sufficient hours if the student hired would like to submit a for-credit internship request.  The spring internship would consist of marketing for the new boutique which is scheduled to open on May 28,2015. Duties would include:  choosing the proper marketing techniques, being within a budget, choosing items for the store for the proper clientele, and planning a store layout.  In the summer, the management opportunity would continue with planning duties for employees keeping inventory and the store stocked and continuing with the marketing plan that was implemented during the spring semester.  Sometimes work will be done at the location of the new store (114 Chambersburg St.), but the store manager is available to pick up the student if needed for meetings and work at the Route 30 office.  For more information and to apply, go to your
GettysburgWorks account (soon if you are interested in the spring internship).

Camden Riversharks - Summer 2015 Marketing/Street Team Internship
The summer internship program with the Camden Riversharks is one of the most exceptional and beneficial internships in the sports industry. It provides an opportunity to learn about many facets of the professional sports world through hands on experience. In addition to learning about the business side of the team, Camden Riversharks interns will have the opportunity to gain experience with the events side of the operation as well. By working home games during the season, interns will interact with fans and apply what they have learned to actual game day situations.  For more information, go to your
GettysburgWorks account.   

Kennedy Krieger Institute - CDC Funded Internships - Summer 2015
The
MCHC/RISE-UP Programis a 10-week summer program for undergraduates in their junior and senior year, and recent baccalaureate degree students (within 12 months of MCHC/RISE-UP program orientation) who are interested in learning more about preventing health disparities.  A $3,500 stipend is provided to all program participants.  Housing and round-trip travel is available for out-of-state participants.   For more information go to the website.   Questions: MCHC-RISE-UP@kennedykrieger.orgApplication Deadline: January 31, 2015

The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowshipis a nine-week summer program for students currently enrolled full-time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in learning more about the area of infectious diseases and health disparities.  Fellows may also gain clinical experience and develop leadership skills.  A $4,000 stipend is provided to all program participants.  Housing and round-trip travel is available for out-of-state participants.   For more information go to the website.  Questions: Ferguson_Fellowship@kennedykrieger.org. Application Deadline: January 31, 2015

The Public health Leadership and Learning Undergraduate Student Success (PLLUSS) Program is an eight-week summer and part-time academic year public health leadership and research program. The PLLUSS Program is for undergraduate sophomore and junior students minoring or majoring in public health with at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4-point scale.  PLLUSS Program students will participate in public health research, education on health disparities and urban health issues, professional development, and community health promotion activities. Students will be encouraged to submit research to national meetings and produce peer-reviewed publications.  Housing and round-trip travel expenses for out-of-state students are available. Student stipend is $5,140 per year.  For more information go to the website.  Questions:  PLLUSS@kennedykrieger.org.  Application Deadline: January 31, 2015


Employer Information Sessions/On-Campus Interview Opportunities


On-Campus Interview Opportunities
To  be considered for one of these opportunities, you must submit your resume through your GettysburgWorks account (posting may list specific requirements, such as minimum GPA or US citizenship, and will indicate if a cover letter is also required).  Note: you must have an approved resume uploaded in the system.  Take advantage of our drop-in hours, Monday-Friday, 2:30 - 4:30 pm, to get your resume reviewed and uploaded.

Lockton - Commercial Insurance Consulting Internship
Cover Letter Required - Apply by Tues., Feb. 3

McLagan - Compensation Consulting Internship
Apply by Wed., Feb. 4

Mercer - Talent Consulting Intern
Cover Letter Recommended - Apply by Wed., Feb. 4

M&T Bank - MDP - Retail Branch Management Track
Apply by Wed., Feb. 4

Compusearch Software Systems - waiting for position description
Apply by Wed., Feb. 4

Cambridge Associates - Data and Reporting Summer Intern
Resume and Cover Letter Needed - Apply by Thurs., Feb. 12

SEI - Fund Accountant
Apply by Wed., March 18

Information Sessions
This is a list of Spring 2015 information sessions or CUB PO information tables scheduled to date (you can RSVP to attend the information sessions through the events tab in your GettysburgWorks account):

Source4Teachers - Mon., Jan. 26 (CUB PO information table - just stop by between 11 am &1:30 pm)

Bear Creek Camp - Tues., Feb. 3 (CUB PO information table - just stop by between 11 am &1 pm)

Johnson & Johnson (Nic Dracopoli) - Fri., Feb. 6 (Information Session - Noon, 115 McCreary)

AT&T (Jack Duffy '79) - Tues., Feb. 6 (Information Session - 3:30 pm, 200 Science Center)

Cambridge Associates - Wed., Feb. 11 (Information Session - 6 pm, 200 Science Center)

Compusearch Software Systems - Thurs., Feb. 12 (Information Session - 5:15 pm, Penn Hall Large Board Room, 3rd floor)


Resources


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

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. 

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.

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.

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

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

Jobs  |  Workshops

Jobs

Recent Job & Internship Postings:

Animal Care Internship (10350)

The Philadelphia Zoo - Philadephia , Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships, Part-time, Community Service/Volunteer

Posting Date: Jan 20, 2015

End Date: Mar 01, 2015

BlueCross BlueShield Healthcare Internship-PAID (10349)

BlueCross BlueShield - Washington, District of Columbia

Position Type: Internships, Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: Jan 20, 2015

End Date: Feb 20, 2015

Forest Foundation Undergraduate Summer Internships (10355)

Forest Foundation - Boston, Massachusetts
Greater Boston, Massachusetts

Position Type: Internships, Scholarships & Fellowships

Posting Date: Jan 20, 2015

End Date: Feb 26, 2015

Start Your Teaching Career with the NYC Teaching Fellows! (10353)

NYC Teaching Fellows - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 20, 2015

End Date: Feb 20, 2015

Sales Intern (10100)

ALKU - Herndon, Virginia

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: Jan 19, 2015

End Date: Jun 30, 2015

Sales Internship - Pittsburgh - Summer 2015 (9767)

ULINE - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: Jan 19, 2015

End Date: Apr 22, 2015

Entry Level Recruiter/Account Manager (10336)

Connections of New York, Inc. - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 16, 2015

End Date: Feb 22, 2015

Software Development Engineer/SDET Intern (10333)

Amazon - Seattle, Washington

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: Jan 16, 2015

End Date: Mar 31, 2015

2015 Fulton Farm Internships (10324)

Asina Fulton Center for Sustainable Living - Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Position Type: Internships

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: Mar 01, 2015

2015 Leadership Fellows Program (10329)

Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows Program - Mount Vernon, Virginia

Position Type: Scholarships & Fellowships

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: Feb 01, 2015

Financial Professional (10319)

AXA Advisors, LLC (Woodbury NY) - Woodbury, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: May 15, 2015

Information Technology Associate (10328)

US Environmental Protection Agency - Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: Jan 23, 2015

Research Associate (10331)

SearchOne - New York, New York

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: Feb 23, 2015

SURE Program (10330)

James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute - Baltimore, Maryland

Position Type: Summer Opportunities

Posting Date: Jan 15, 2015

End Date: Feb 01, 2015

Teaching Jobs PK-12 Private/Independent Schools (10037)

Southern Teachers Agency - Multiple, Alabama
Multiple, District of Columbia
Multiple, Florida
Multiple, Georgia
Multiple, Kentucky
Multiple, Louisiana
Multiple, Maryland
Multiple, Mississippi
Multiple, North Carolina
Multiple, Pennsylvania
Multiple, South Carolina
Multiple, Tennessee
Multiple, Texas
Multiple, Virginia

Position Type: Full-Time

Posting Date: Jan 14, 2015

End Date: Mar 01, 2015

Workshops

Upcoming Events & Workshops:

Source4Teachers Information Table

Session Start:
January 26, 2015, 11:00 am

Session End:
January 26, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: CUB Lobby

Bear Creek Camp Information Table

Session Start:
February 03, 2015, 11:00 am

Session End:
February 03, 2015, 1:30 pm

Location: CUB Lobby

Senior Dinner Prep Session

Session Start:
February 04, 2015, 12:15 pm

Session End:
February 04, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

Senior Dinner Prep Session

Session Start:
February 04, 2015, 4:00 pm

Session End:
February 04, 2015, 5:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

Resumania

Session Start:
February 05, 2015, 6:00 pm

Session End:
February 05, 2015, 8:00 pm

Location: Center for Career Development

Johnson & Johnson Information Session

Session Start:
February 06, 2015, 12:00 pm

Session End:
February 06, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: MCCR 115

AT&T Information Session

Session Start:
February 06, 2015, 3:30 pm

Session End:
February 06, 2015, 5:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

How to Navigate a Job Fair

Session Start:
February 09, 2015, 12:15 pm

Session End:
February 09, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: CUB 260

Cafe Connections - Job Searching, Connecting and Researching with LinkedIn

Session Start:
February 10, 2015, 8:00 am

Session End:
February 10, 2015, 9:00 am

Location: Glatfelter Hall - Room 201

Cafe Connections - Job Searching, Connecting and Researching with LinkedIn

Session Start:
February 13, 2015, 9:00 am

Session End:
February 13, 2015, 10:00 am

Location: Glatfelter Hall - Room 201

Job Search 101

Session Start:
February 16, 2015, 12:15 pm

Session End:
February 16, 2015, 1:00 pm

Location: Science Center 200

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