Career Services Calendar of Events

November - December 2014

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Junior Networking Lunch with Alumni—Juniors Only!
Saturday, November 1, 12:00, Hodson House Conference Room
Enjoy a catered lunch and meet local Alumni and begin the conversation of life after St. John’s.

Architecture Information Session & Visit to Maryland AIA on Maryland Ave.
Tuesday, November 4, 3:45—Meet in FSK Lobby & walk over to AIA on Maryland Avenue We’ll visit the Maryland American Institute of Architects on Maryland Avenue where we’ll join Jeremy Kargon, Director of the Master of Architecture Program at Morgan State University.

Senior Workshop: Resumes, Cover Letters, Networking, Career Services Presentation
Wednesday, November 5, 2:45, Hodson Room
We’ll present the latest information about preparing effective resumes and cover letters, and the importance of networking.

Parents Invited to the Career Services Office Open House
Friday, November 7, 2:30-4:30, Career Services Office
All parents are welcome to drop by our office, located in the Pinkney building, to meet with us and to hear about how we can be of use to your students.

Parents’ Lunch with Hodson Interns
Saturday, November 8, 12:00-1:30, FSK Lobby
Join your parents for lunch in the FSK Lobby and hear from Hodson interns about their summer experiences.

Brunch with Alumna Author Barbara Rogan SF73
Sunday, November 9, 12:00, Private Dining Room
Rogan will talk about her path as a writer, what students can do to prepare for a career in writing and answer your questions about what it takes to be a writer.

Johnnie Women in Science Information Forum—All welcome!
Wednesday, November 12, 5:30, Private Dining Room
Join four women alumna representing several science fields:

  • Meredith Bohannan A03 is a Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Maryland College Park. 
  • Rachel Dudik A02 is an astrophysicist at the U.S. Naval Observatory with a PhD in the Physical Sciences program at George Mason University.
  • Elisabeth McClure A08 is a PhD Candidate in Georgetown University's Department of Psychology in the Georgetown Culture and Emotions Laboratory.
  • Cara Gormally A02 is an assistant professor at Gallaudet University, in the biology program. Cara earned her doctorate in Plant Biology from the University of Georgia. 

Dr. Leslie Kay, Institute of Mind & Biology, University of Chicago
Saturday, November 15, 11:00 (Conversation Room)
Dr. Kay will be available to talk with you about the field of neuroscience and to answer your questions about graduate school programs.

How to Find an Internship: Presented by the Career Services Office
Tuesday, November 18, 3:45 (Hodson Room)
We’ll give you information about searching for or creating an internship that will help you explore a career field. It’s easier than you may think!

University of Maryland School of Law Forum
Thursday, November 20, 3:45, Hodson Room
Join a representative from the University of Maryland School of Law to learn about the opportunities there.
She will tell you all about their program and answer any questions you may have.

Join Roberto Salinas-León, Economist & Fellow at the Cato Institute
Friday, November 21, 11:45, Dining Hall (table near the back)
Mr. Salinas-León, an economist and fellow at the Cato Institute, invites you to join him during your lunch break to hear more about his career field.

RILA (Rome Institute of Liberal Arts) Presentation
Tuesday, December 2, 3:45, Hodson Room
A representative of RILA will also be on hand to answer your questions.

Also, please remember that the Pathways Fellowship deadline is on December 11, 2014. Please stop by the Career Services Office with any questions about your application.