Career Development

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Free career workshops and events on various topics are offered assisting alumni professionals with their career and job search in addition to providing networking opportunities. Alumni are also welcome to attend our annual Job and Internship Fair.  For a listing of additional career events visit our full list of upcoming events and our Off-Campus Career Events and Programs page. 

Upcoming Career Events

Career Hang Out with Masako
Wednesdays 8:30 -9:00 AM & 12:00 - 12:30pm
Using a Skype chatroom connect with the CDC to ask a quick question or get brief advice.   

Purchase College Grad School Expo
Wednesday, November 18,  2015  - 11:30 AM-2:00 PM
Performing Arts Center

The Grad School Expo is a great opportunity to learn about graduate and professional schools. Graduate school admissions representatives will share information about their programs, admissions criteria etc.  A variety of academic fields will be represented.

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
5:00—5:30 pm: Find Your Passion: Write your own Success Story
5:30—6:30 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)

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

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.

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Updated 11/2015