Career Development

Off Campus Career Events and Programs

Center for Communication
Visit for details on Seminars and On-Location Programs

How to Make it in Indie Film Distribution
Tuesday, November 11, 2014, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Secrets of a Career in Financial Journalism
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Opportunities in Branded Content Explored: Marketing Pioneer Doug Scott
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 5:30 to 7:00 pm
Find Multi-platform Publishing Success: HGTV Magazine & Food Network Magazine
Monday, November 24, 2014, 6:30 to 8:00 pm

On Locations:
On Location: Late Night with Seth Meyers
Monday, November 17, 2014, 4:45 pm to 8:00 pm
Integrated Communications: High 10 Media
Thursday, November 20, 2014, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
On Location: Horizon Media
Friday, December 5, 2014, 10:30am to 11:30pm

November 20, 2014 from 1 pm to 5 pm at 550 Brush Avenue, Bronx, NY 10465.
Cablevision’s Sales Talent Acquisition Group is actively recruiting for Residential Account Executives in the Bronx territory.
They are looking for Cablevisionaries who always keep the customer first in mind, who insist on continuing to learn every day, who thrive in a highly collaborative work environment and who when presented with a challenge, don't quit until they find a solution.
Prior to the event, please submit your resume to Sheila George at

Interested in Teaching? Bard College is hosting an Information Session on Thursday, December 11th at 6:00 pm at 7401 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY. Bard College has one-year/ full-time and two-year/ part-time programs, Secondary Education, and is now accepting applications! RSVP and for more information:

Explore Schools will be hosting a special open house on January 9th for upcoming and recent SUNY graduates who are ready to pursue a teaching career!
Explore Schools is a network of high-performing public charter schools providing 1,800 students in central Brooklyn with the outstanding education they deserve. Purchase College Students and Alumni will have the chance to meet with school leaders, learn more about charter school networks, observe classroom instruction, and get a head-start on the Explore Schools teacher hiring process. The Open House is on Friday, January 9th from 9 am to 10:30 am at the Exceed Charter School, 443 St. Mars Avenue, Brooklyn, NY RSVP with your resume to by Friday, January 2nd to reserve your spot. More information can be found at

Do you want to teach art in schools, afterschool programs, camps, and other settings?
Adelphi University is hosting an Open House for their Visual Art Education M.A. program on Wednesday, January 14th from 5 pm - 7 pm at 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY. In this program you can explore art lesson planning, art learning theories, interdisciplinary education, studio art, special needs, museum education, and more. Earn NY State teaching certification for preK through high school to work in arts and education settings. Enjoy individualized attention, state-of-the-art facilities, and an arts-rich community. Email to RSVP. There are still a few openings for Spring semester, and applicants should bring their transcript if they wish to apply.

Are you interested in a career as a Healthcare Professional?
ASHHRA, the American Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration of the American Hospital Association is hosting a Nationwide Virtual Career Fair on January 14th, 2015. In order to participate, you must register. Please visit or for additional information, please call Kevin O'Brien at 215 525 5776. .

National Career Fairs
2015 Local Fair Dates:
New York, NY:  12/10/14, 2/10, 4/8, 6/23, 8/18, 10/15, 12/10
Long Island, NY:  1/26, 3/23, 5/11, 7/13, 9/14, 11/16
Edison, NJ:  2/25, 5/28, 8/27, 11/5

Diversity Job Fairs
2015 Dates for New York, NY:
1/15, 4/23, 7/23, 10/22