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  • Internship Extravaganza

    Peer Power

    March 20, 2013

    In the quest for internships, Carleton students reach out to a powerful untapped network: each other.

    In today’s job market, internship experience can be the extra edge that lands a coveted job interview or position. But where can students look for internships, and how do they learn successful tactics to compete for them? With the help of peer Career Advisors, Carleton students are answering those questions for each other.

  • Winter Externship Adventures

    March 20, 2013

    Some students get bored during Carleton’s six-week winter break. Others get to work. Meet three students who discovered that time flies when you’re immersing yourself in a prospective career (with the help of savvy alumni mentors).

  • All Aboard for Beantown

    March 20, 2013

    Take 26 students on two career tracks with at least one point of intersection. Add 60 volunteers at more than 25 locations. Now bring them all together in just four days. Is this some kind of brain-bending logic problem? No, it's the itinerary for our winter break Scholars trip—the first to explore two different fields in the same city.


    Carleton Top School for Peace Corps

    February 15, 2013

    For the second consecutive year, Peace Corps placed Carleton on its list of the top volunteer producing small colleges and universities. Carleton also placed many students into Green Corps and AmeriCorps.

  • Kimberly Betz '91 Named New Career Center Director

    February 6, 2013

    Kimberly Betz '91, director of career development at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, has been named director of the career center at Carleton College. She will assume her new, full-time duties on March 4. Betz has 17 years of experience in higher education career development, including a stint at Carleton from 1996-2000 when she held roles as program coordinator, assistant, and associate director with Carleton’s Career Center. She went on to serve as director of internships at Oberlin College (Ohio) before assuming her current position at St. Catherine in 2005. In 2010, she was named administrative staff employee of the year at St. Kate’s.


    “Engagement Wanted” Connects Carleton Students with the Workforce

    February 1, 2013

    This year, the Career Center has promoted ‘Engagement Wanted’ as a networking tool to connect Carleton seniors and juniors with “Alumni, parents, and friends of the College who may have advice, referrals, or employment opportunities.”


  • Digital River is seeking a Java Engineer. Does writing code and being on the cutting edge of tech seem like your perfect fit? See the Tunnel 28 Jul
  • FT College Possible Opportunities in the Twin Cities, Philadelphia, Omaha & Milwaukee. Work for an org. whose founder is a Carleton grad! 28 Jul
  • Tuck Business Bridge Program - December Bridge Application Deadline - Aug. 1st. It is a 3-week program. See the Tunnel for details. 27 Jul
  • Summer intern profile: Alexander Auyeung '16 Wanted: Lab intern who’ll watch cartoons all day.… 27 Jul

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This page was last updated on 18 June 2013