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Online Workshops - Short videos and pod casts on interviewing, resumes & cover letters, networking, job search and more.

Drop-Ins with Peer Advisors
Quick Resume & Cover Letter Review (Academic Year only)
Monday-Friday, 11am-12pm & 2-4pm, Lazarus Center Library
and Tuesdays, 7:30-9:00pm, Campus Center 102

NOTE: The last Tuesday evening drop-in session of the semester will be Tuesday, December 9, 2015.


JANUARY 2015
Creative Approaches to Career Development
Friday, January 9, 2:00-4:00pm
Dewey Common Room
In a fun and supportive space, explore strategies to help discover your true calling and gain insight into how to leap into your next level of success. Using creative exercises we will tap into our own ideas, share, and learn together.  Leave knowing how to discover next steps in your unique career development journey. Wear comfortable clothing and feel free to bring a journal and an open mind!
Please RSVP to: pwoods@smith.edu by January 8.

Job Search for Seniors
Monday, January 12, 1:00-2:00pm
Lazarus Center Workshop Room
As you prepare for your first step out of Smith, The Lazarus Center can help you plug into specific resources to create a job search plan that works best for you.  Networking basics will also be covered.

Internships & Summer Jobs
Tuesday, January 13, 3:30-4:30pm
Lazarus Center Workshop Room
Whether you’re looking for a high-profile internship or a summer job, this workshop is for you.  Learn about resources for finding opportunities, search strategies, and how to prepare strong applications.

Applying to Graduate School
Thursday, January 15, 12:00-1:00pm
Lazarus Center Workshop Room
Discover what you can do now to best position yourself for admission.  Designed for students considering academic graduate programs. Feel free to bring your lunch.

Find a Career You Love (for Ada Comstock scholars)
Friday, January 23, 9:00am-1:00pm
Smith College Alumnae House Board Room
Make a plan or someone else will make one for you. This was never truer than when it comes to your career advancement. Learn how to define the professional trajectory that will point you towards the lifestyle and career you want. We’ll cover how to decide what works for you, the key elements to include in your plan, tips for finding opportunities and how to apply these strategies for moving forward with intention, purpose and control. While finding work you truly love might seem like a vague or daunting endeavor, you can take concrete steps now to find that kind of fulfillment. Join Colleen DelVecchio, director of alumnae engagement, for an interactive workshop dedicated to helping you find a career that works for you.
This event is free and lunch will be provided. Please register by emailing Colleen Delvecchio at cdelvecchio@smith.edu

FEBRUARY

Job Search for STEM Students
Friday, February 13, 12:15-1:00pm
McConnell Hall 103
An overview of specific resources and techniques for securing a summer position in the STEM field. Students of all class years are welcome to attend, and please bring your questions! Pizza will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis.



 

For disability access information or accommodation requests, please call (413) 585-2582 or send an email to lazarus@smith.edu. To request a sign language interpreter please call (413) 585-2071 (voice or TTY) or email ods@smith.edu at least 10 days before the event.