Alumni Career Coaching

  • Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014
  • Time: 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
  • Location: Landrum Bolling Center
  • Event Audience:

The "real world" is only a few years away, and getting ready for it takes some preparation. Who better to coach you for that step than Earlhamites who were once in your shoes?

Alumni from a variety of class years and career fields are returning to campus for Alumni Career Coaching, an event that will pair students with alums for one-on-one informational interviews, offer several informative panels that will cover a wide range of topics, and offer space for networking practice.

April 10, 2014
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Landrum Bolling Center, First Floor

In order for alumni to be prepared for the informational interviews, resumes must be submitted to the Career Education Office prior to the event. Please begin preparing your resume now.

This event should allow you to interact with several alumni, and attend the panels you find most helpful.

Registration for one on one interviews is closed.

Panels

  • A Beginner's Guide to Your Career Search - 2:00-2:25 p.m.
    This general session introduces students to career searching. (recommended for first- and second-year students)
  • Careers in Health - 2:30-2:55 p.m.
    Learn about trends in health careers, and get advice from those just starting to those who just left the field.
  • Success in the Social Sciences - 3:00-3:25 p.m.
    Discover the variety of options available for social science grads.
  • The Path to Graduate School - 3:30-3:55 p.m.
    Thinking about grad school, or how to use your future graduate degree? Prepare yourself by attending this panel!
  • Social Media and Your Future - 4:00-4:25 p.m.
    Learn what you should (and SHOULDN'T) be doing to optimize your social media presence for your career search.
  • Those Who Can, TEACH! - 4:30-4:55 p.m.
    Interested in being an educator? This panel will help you prepare to enter this career field.
  • Why Indiana? 5:00-6:00 p.m.
    This general discussion will focus on alumni sharing their stories about why they chose Indiana as a place to work and call home.

Additional Details:

  • Sponsor: Earlham College Alumni and Career Education offices
  • Contact Phone: (765) 983-1269
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