Career Development

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December 2015
Career Development Center Events

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New York Medical College Presents: Careers in Health Care - Options & Opportunities
Wednesday, December 2nd, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, Social Science 1001

Veronica Jarek Prinz, Associate Dean for Enrollment Management at the School of Health Sciences and Practice New York Medical College will share information about a wide range of career and graduate school options in the health care industry:  Physicians Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, OT/PT Speech Pathologists and more. 

Career Buffet
A Menu of a New & Practical Career Development Workshop Series!
Pick and choose, or pick ALL programs to strengthen your career management!  “Career Buffet” is a new series of Webinar Career Coaching Sessions packed with practical exercises!

Main Courses: 
Wed Dec 2nd
6:00—6:30 pm: Find Your Passion: Write your own Success Story
5630—7:30 pm: Personality Types and Career Strengths - Your source of Energy
Wed Dec 9th   5:30—6:30 pm: Secrets of Networking - Make a great Impression!
Café and Dessert
Fri Dec 4th    12:30—1:30 pm:  Resume & Cover Letter 101
Fri Dec 11th  
12:30—1:30 pm:  LinkedIn: Start Building your Profile
Graduation Workshop
Wed Dec 16th   6:00—7:30 pm:   Graduation & Networking—In-Person!

To Enroll: HERE or contact Masako Hashimoto
( / 914 251 6377)


 January 2016
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 February 2016
Career Development Center Events

Majors Fair
Wednesday, February 24th, 12-2pm, Student Services Building 1st Fl
Explore Purchase College Majors!  BA & BS faculty and students will be available to answer your questions!
Co-sponsored by the Advising Center and Career Development.


March 2016
Career Development Center Events

Career Opportunities in Book Publishing
Wednesday, March 2nd, 12:30 - 2pm, SSB Red Room
Presenter: Joy Bertan, Director of Talent Acquisition and Human Resources for Simon & Schuster

Learn about the variety of job possibilities and career paths that book publishing holds for every interest. There are positions in finance, marketing, sales, publicity, design, editorial, legal, and production departments, and many more.

Sponsored by gathers together job and internship listings from over 300 different publishers and agencies and the departments within them, and matches college majors with particular jobs in publishing.

Job Fair Prep Day
Wednesday, March 16th, 12 - 2:30pm, SSB 1st Floor

The Job and Internship Fair is around the corner - March 30th! Make sure you are prepared to wow organizations with your skills and talent. Stop by for great information and refreshments!

Prepare for the Fair Hours
Career Development Center

Run-in (don’t just walk-in) to meet with a CDC staff member who will help you get ready to speak with employers and have the best resume for the Job and Internship Fair during these extended walk-in hours:
Check Back in Spring 2016 for Hours

Know Before You Go Workshop
Ensure that you are prepared for the March 30th Job and Internship Fair!  Gain valuable tips on preparing for the fair and learn how to convey your strengths, goals and skills to employers you meet at the fair in one minute or less. Prepare for the fair, and you will be ready to make a great first impression!   Refreshments will be served! 

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Purchase College Performing Arts Center
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

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The Career Development Center is hosting its thirteenth annual Job & Internship Fair!   Purchase College students and alumni will have an opportunity to meet with employer representatives from Westchester, Connecticut and the Metropolitan New York area who have internship, part-time, summer and full time job opportunities. A wide variety of employers will be attending including private for-profit organizations, government, non-profit and educational institutions as well as organizations in the visual, performing arts and entertainment fields


April 2016
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May 2016
Career Development Center Events


Updated 11/2015