- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.”
- January 18, 2013
- November 27, 2012
Carleton’s newly released Strategic Plan identifies six core ideas to secure Carleton’s continued distinction. Topping the list: “Preparing students more robustly for fulfilling post-graduation lives and careers.”