Events Calendar

Visit the Handshake Calendar frequently to keep up on the CDO's most current listings of events, programs, and recruiting information. You can also keep track of career events and programs at Claremont Mckenna, Harvey Mudd, Pitzer and Scripps Colleges.

Handshake Calendar of Events

 

 

Sneak Peek of the Week

February 12-18, 2018

SPECIAL OPPORTUNITIES

The Taiwan-United States Sister Relations Alliance (TUSA) Summer Scholarship Program - Tainan, Taiwan - June 11 - August 7
Early Admission Application Deadline - February 15th, 2018
TUSA is an annual program that provides scholarship students from the United States a unique opportunity to improve Chinese language proficiency, appreciate global issues, and increase intercultural connections between the United States and Taiwan. Click here for more information or to apply.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT EVENTS

Learn about Careers in Wealth Management from Eric Fujimoto '93
Monday, February 12th 2018, 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm, Lower Court 61 - Kravis Center, CMC
Eric Fujimoto '93 is a private wealth advisor with Ho'ea Wealth Advisory Group in Hawaii. He has been awarded Barron's #1 Financial Advisor in the State of Hawaii and is listed as one of Barron's Top 1,000 Advisors (nationally). He will be visiting CMC to share his knowledge and experience about Wealth Management over an informal lunch with students. 

ISMP Summer Panel
Tuesday, February 13th 2018, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Frank Blue Room Dining Hall, POM
The International Student Mentor Program (ISMP) has arranged a student panel and discussion regarding summer opportunities in Claremont, the US, at home, and beyond specifically for international students in all class years

Thinking of Taking a Gap Year? A Beyond The Bubble Workshop
Wednesday, February 14th 2018, 12:15 pm - 1:00 pm, Mudd Sprague Conference Room - Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons, HMC
Thinking of taking a Gap Year? Join Jason Jeffrey, Career Counselor, to learn about the Gap Year.

Women in Science Panel
Thursday, February 15th 2018, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm, CP&R Library - Career Planning & Resources, SCR
Learn about the careers available in the sciences beyond traditional healthcare. Join CP&R for an engaging panel to hear from successful women who have gone on to pursue exciting careers in biotechnology, genetics, and the social sciences. 

Pre-Law Alumni Panel hosted by SagePost 47 and Claremont Journal of Law and Public Policy
Wednesday, February 21st 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm, Edmunds 101, POM
Hear from Pomona alums about their meaningful careers in Law and the unique paths they took to get there. 

EMPLOYER EVENTS

Careers For the Common Good Fair
Thursday, Feb 22 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, 1050 North Mills Avenue McConnell Apron and Pitzer Mounds, PIT
Visit representatives from a variety of nonprofit, public service, and socially responsible employers and select graduate programs.  

Public Policy Panel and Networking Event - Hosted by Pomona/CMC
Wednesday, February 28th 2018, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, Bauer Center North - Founders Room, CMC
Join us for a panel event featuring Pomona and CMC alumni discussing their work in public policy. The panel will be followed by a casual networking event where students can meet the panelists in small groups. 

RESOURCE OF THE WEEK

CDO Resource Guide
https://www.pomona.edu/sites/default/files/cdo_resource_guide.pdf
Download the CDO resource guide that contains tips on resumes, cover letters, CVs, thank you notes, requesting letters of recommendations and references, and informational interviewing.