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  • Couches for Carls Map.

    Alumni: Want to Connect with Current Carls?

    March 30, 2012

    Do you have a couch (or guest room) to offer a Carl traveling to a job interview? Would you like a budget-friendly alternative to impersonal hotel rooms? Couches for Carls, the Career Center's personal hospitality exchange network, provides travelers free lodging plus a chance to network with Carleton alumni. For volunteers, it's a simple way to give back to the Carleton community from the comfort of your own home.

  • Brent Nystrom

    Update on Career Center Staffing

    December 2, 2011

    In November the Career Center bid hail and farewell to Director Richard Berman, who accepted the position of Director of Career Services at Oberlin College and Conservatory in Ohio. We thank Richard for all his contributions and congratulate him on this wonderful new opportunity. Carleton is now preparing for a national search for a new director. During this transition, Associate Director Brent "Rex" Nystrom '92 will serve as the Interim Director.

  • CareerShift Streamlines the Search for Jobs and Opportunities

    December 2, 2011

    There are hundreds of job and internship sites on the World Wide Web. But who has time to search hundreds of sites? Streamline your search with CareerShift, a new all-in-one tool for finding jobs and opportunities, researching companies, and much more. CareerShift is available to alumni as well as students.

  • Reed Jordan '12 in Peru

    A Tale of Two Internships

    December 1, 2011

    Summer internships can help strengthen a resume or even launch a career. But many internships are unpaid—a hardship for students who can't afford to work for free. Carleton helps level the playing field with special scholarships to cover their lost earnings.

    Meet two students who took advantage of these scholarships to pursue amazing summer experiences:

  • Manipulating the canopy

    Opportunity Uncorked: A Mentor Externship in Wine Country

    December 1, 2011

    California winemaker Jeff Pipes '83 admits that he wasn’t sold on Carleton’s Mentor Externship program at first. Having a student work with him and live with his family sounded like a big commitment. But once he began reading applications from eager Carleton students, Pipes couldn't help but be impressed.

  • Point, click, chat, network!

    "30 Minutes" Goes Nationwide with Skype Video Chat

    June 1, 2011

    Carleton's popular 30 Minutes program brings students interested in a specific job or industry face-to-face with alumni experienced in that field. But until recently, volunteering was limited to alumni within easy driving distance of Carleton. No longer! Thanks to Skype video chat, alums now can share their career wisdom from anywhere with an internet connection.

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This page was last updated on 7 December 2012