CDO Winter Workshop Series


Tuesday, January 23, 2018


12:00 pm


Rockefeller Hall 200-Auditorium

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Workshop: Resumes and Cover Letters
Preparing to apply for jobs and/or internships? Both will require that you submit a resume and cover letter as part of your application. Come learn what to do (and what not to do) when writing resumes and cover letters so that your documents stand out from the crowd!

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Workshop: Jumpstart Your Internship Search
Get an overview of all the available resources available to help you land an excellent summer internship and develop your action plan.

2:00pm - 3:00pm
Workshop: Tapping into the Vassar Alumnae/i Network
More than 70 percent of jobs/internships are unadvertised and only accessible through networking. It's never too early to begin networking with Vassar alumnae/i - one of Vassar's best career resources! Strategies for identifying, contacting, and following up with your network (in person and online) will be covered in this workshop.

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Workshop: How to Handle the Five Most Terrifying Interview Questions
When going into an interview, it's important to know what questions to expect and how to approach them. Preparation is key! Come learn about the five most terrifying (and common) interview questions asked by employers and how to prepare for them!

Jannette Swanson

Career Development Office