Career Events and Programs

The following is a list of upcoming career events and programs.

Warburg Panel - A World in Crisis: Diplomacy Today and Careers in Foreign Service

Oct 1, 2014 at 6 PM - 8 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor

Join Warburg Professor of International Relations Ambassador (ret.) William M. Bellamy as he moderates a panel of three former ambassadors on why diplomacy is critical in today's world. The panel will be followed by a discussion on careers in foreign service and networking with representatives from the US Dept. of State. Open to the entire Simmons College community and students from Boston University, Colleges of the Fenway, and Tufts University Fletcher School of Diplomacy. Refreshments served. Co-Sponsored by the Career Education Center and the Department of Political Science & International Relations.

Northeastern Fall Career Fair

Oct 2, 2014 at 2 PM - 4 PM at Cabot Gymnasium, Northeastern University, 440 Huntington Avenue, Boston

Meet with over 200 employers to learn more about full-time positions and internships opportunities. Open to Simmons students from 2-4 PM. Please note: You must arrive by 3:30 PM to be admitted to the fair. For more info and a list of registered employers visit the Northeastern Career Services website.

Employer Information Table: Watermark Donut Company (Dunkin Dounts Franchise)

Oct 2, 2014 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Fens Lobby, Main College Building (MCB) Lower Level

Watermark Donut Company, a growing Dunkin Donuts franchise with forty stores, soon to be more, is seeking candidates with energy, and enthusiasm, who love to work with people. Thesy are recruiting for part-time customer service positions for students. They offer paid training and opportunities for growth in a fast paced, team-oriented environment. For more information, please visit their employer information table outside the Fens on October 2!

Fidelity Investments: Women in Technology Information Session & FCAT Tour

Oct 6, 2014 at 3 PM - 5 PM at Fidelity Center for Applied Technology (FCAT), 245 Summer Street, Boston

Please join us to learn more about the Fidelity Investments Leap Technology Program from our female technology associates. The session is a great way to learn how Fidelity is leading the industry in technology by visiting our Fidelity Center for Applied Technology (FCAT). Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from and network with a panel of female IT professionals. During the session, you will learn more about technology careers at Fidelity, in addition to having the opportunity to tour the Fidelity Center for Applied Technology. Please bring copies of your resume and a photo ID. Please RSVP at https://fidelity.recsolucampus.com/exeventreg.php?file=CampusList&event_loc_id=889&eventid=9648&language_id=0

Employer Information Table: Privatus Care Solutions

Oct 8, 2014 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Fens Lobby, Main College Building (MCB) Lower Level

Privatus Care Solutions, the premier provider of of private care services, is seeking CNA's and Nursing students for per diem private duty shift work throughout Boston and the suburbs. Please stop by their table outside the Fens to find out more for opportunities with this organization.

Alumnae Panel: Careers in Teaching

Oct 8, 2014 at 4:30 PM - 6 PM at Main College Building, Room C101

The Education Department invites you to hear from past Simmons students who are currently teaching. Some graduated just last year and others as far back as 2002. All are passionate about their careers as teachers and their Simmons experience as undergraduate Dunn Scholars in the accelerated 4+1 degree in education. Come and meet them! They can't wait to come back to campus and to share with you. (At least come and listen while you enjoy some pizza. You have to eat, right?) Information about the 5-year BA plus graduate degree programs in SPED, Secondary Education, Elementary, or English as a Second Language will be available.

School of Management Careers EXPO

Oct 9, 2014 at 12 PM - 5 PM at School of Management and Academic Building (SOM), Fifth Floor

The SOM Careers EXPO is a productive half-day with representatives from leading area employers across several industries. Student meet and greet from 12:00—1:00 pm, followed by roundtable discussions and 15—20 min. individual exploratory interviews. (Note: open to SOM students only.)

Western Massachusetts Government, Criminal Justice & Non-Profit Career Fair

Oct 9, 2014 at 1:30 PM - 4 PM at Woodward Center, Westfield State University, 395 Western Avenue, Westfield

Simmon students and alumni are invited to attend the Annual College Career Centers of Western Massachusetts Government, Criminal Justice & Non Profit Career Fair on Thursday, October 9th from 1:30pm — 4:00pm in the Woodward Center at Westfield State University (WSU), Westfield, MA. Over 85 federal, state, and local agencies will be in attendance. Many employers, particularly Federal Agencies, are interested in meeting students from all academic disciplines including Business, Education, Psychology, Economics and Sociology. For a list of agencies visit: www.westfield.ma.edu/careercenter. Click on Career Fairs and Events — Scroll Down to the Fair and follow the directions to view the agencies. For further information, contact WSU by phone (413) 572-5206 or by email at careers@westfield.ma.edu

Employer Information Table: Search Associates

Oct 9, 2014 at 11 AM - 2 PM at Fens Lobby, Main College Building (MCB) Lower Level

Search Associates is a recruiting agency assisting graduates and soon-to-be graduates in finding paid internships in international schools all over the world.  All majors are welcome to apply for this exciting opportunity to teach overseas for a year!

Boston University Fall Career Expo

Oct 15, 2014 at 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM at George Sherman Student Union (Metcalf Ballroom), 775 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston

Meet with a variety of employers from numerous industries, many who are looking to hire for internships, part-time, and full-time positions. Open to all Simmons students. Dress professionally, bring copies of your resume. For more info visit the BU Career Development Center website.

Employer Information Table: Peace Corps

Oct 16, 2014 at 11 AM - 1 PM at Main College Building (MCB) Fens Lobby (MCB Lower Level)

Want to help serve the world after your graduate? The Peace Corps has been a leader in international development and citizen diplomacy for more than 50 years across more than 139 countries. Drop by the College Center to speak one-on-one with a former Corps member and to obtain more information about the Corps, the new application process, and to answer any questions you might have.

Employer Drop-In Hours: Peace Corps

Oct 16, 2014 at 2 PM - 3:30 PM at Main College Building (MCB) College Center/Common Grounds (MCB 1st Floor)

Want to help serve the world after your graduate? The Peace Corps has been a leader in international development and citizen diplomacy for more than 50 years across more than 139 countries. Come to an information session led by a former Corps member to obtain more information about the Corps, see a demo of the new application and new application process, and to answer any questions you might have.

Employer Information Session: Peace Corps

Oct 16, 2014 at 4 PM - 5 PM at Career Resource Center, SOM First Floor - M106

Want to help serve the world after your graduate? The Peace Corps has been a leader in international development and citizen diplomacy for more than 50 years across more than 139 countries. Drop by the Peace Corps information table in the Fens Lobby to obtain more information about the Corps, the new application process, and to answer any questions you might have.

Harvard Intercollegiate Business Convention

Oct 18, 2014 at 8 AM - 6 PM at Hynes Convention Center

Every fall, Harvard Undergraduate Women in Business hosts the globally recognized Intercollegiate Business Convention (IBC), a day of targeted programming for aspiring female business leaders. Each year, over 1200 delegates from campuses worldwide attend the diverse panels, workshops and presentations that feature over 100 professionals across industries. Attendees also hear from three inspiring keynote speakers and have access to exclusive career fairs and networking sessions. Registration for IBC 2014 is now open at attend.com/IBC. General admission is $42, but Simmons students can receive a $10 discount using the promotional code "ibc.x.boston".

 


The DIY Professional Website

Oct 22, 2014 at 12:30 PM - 2 PM at Beatley Library, L225

The Library & Career Education Center will present a workshop, The DIY Website, on Wed. Oct 22nd from 12:30-2pm in L-225 in the Library. Come create a website showcasing your skills and experience using Wordpress.com. Please bring a copy of your resume to the event.

Communications & Marketing Careers Information Exchange

Oct 22, 2014 at 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM at Suffolk Law School, 120 Tremont Street, Boston

The Communications & Marketing Careers Information Exchange is a career exploration and networking event for students and professionals in advertising, broadcasting, journalism, PR, social media, Internet and web marketing, and more. Round table discussions, 20 min. each, provide students with the opportunity to learn first-hand about different types of careers and employers in the communications and marketing fields. Dress: business casual or business formal. Open to students from the six colleges in the College Career Centers of Boston: BC, BU, Emerson, Emmanuel, Simmons, and Suffolk.

Employer Information Session: Fidelity Investments

Nov 6, 2014 at 5 PM - 6:30 PM at Career Resource Center, SOM First Floor - M106


School of Social Work Career Fair

Mar 3, 2015 at 3 PM - 6 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor


Education Career Networking Fair

Mar 13, 2015 at 9 AM - 3 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor


Spring Career & Internship Fair

Mar 25, 2015 at 2 PM - 5 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor


Library & Information Science Career Fair

Apr 15, 2015 at 12 PM - 2 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor


Next Career Event

Warburg Panel - A World in Crisis: Diplomacy Today and Careers in Foreign Service

Oct 1, 2014 at 6 PM - 8 PM at Linda K. Paresky Conference Center, MCB Third Floor

Join Warburg Professor of International Relations Ambassador (ret.) William M. Bellamy as he moderates a panel of three former ambassadors on why diplomacy is critical in today's world. The panel will be followed by a discussion on careers in foreign service and networking with representatives from the US Dept. of State. Open to the entire Simmons College community and students from Boston University, Colleges of the Fenway, and Tufts University Fletcher School of Diplomacy. Refreshments served. Co-Sponsored by the Career Education Center and the Department of Political Science & International Relations.

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