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The NEW eBEAR
You’ll notice it looks a bit different this year.
Read this: The NEW eBEAR
Posted on 22 Aug 2014
If you’ve logged into eBEAR before, you’ll notice it looks a bit different this year. This summer, we’ve transitioned to a new hosting platform. We are now using Symplicity to host
Is Law School In Your Future? Panel on Tuesday Night
Posted on 22 Sep 2014
Considering law? Would you make a good attorney? Would you enjoy the daily problem-solving work of being a lawyer? If you’re thinking about attending law school some day, c
Juniors: Great Opportunity to Explore International Affairs
Posted on 20 Sep 2014
If you are a junior interested in public service, international affairs, and cross-cultural and social issues connected to those things, you’ll want to apply for the PPIA Jun
Would You Like To Be a Professional Artist…..And Still Eat?
Posted on 19 Sep 2014
You are pretty clear that you want to be a professional artist, but how do you organize your life so that you can continue to pursue your work as an artist AND earn a living? If th
Get Hired at Eastern College Career Day!
Posted on 11 Sep 2014
Eastern College Career Day (ECCD) Boston is a special interview day each fall where companies from around the Northeast gather at Back Bay Events Center in Boston and interview stu
5 Ways to Make the Most of an On-Campus Information Session
Posted on 11 Sep 2014
If you have looked at eBEAR lately (please check a few times a week!), or the Career Planning bulletin boards or emails, you may notice that we are at the beginning of a busy sched
Fall Deadlines Loom for Paid 2015 Summer Internships at the New York Times, Boston Globe and Washington Post
Posted on 09 Sep 2014
The New York Times, The Boston Globe and The Washington Post have early fall deadlines for their summer 2015 internships. All three offer great paid internships in variety of areas
Spend a post-grad year in Africa, Asia or Latin America
Posted on 09 Sep 2014
Would you like to spend a year in Africa, Asia or Latin America post-graduation? Join Princeton in Africa founder Rev. Frank Strasburger and Meg Springer, Asst. Director, Career Pl
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Funded Internship Program
Bowdoin has funds to help finance your unpaid summer internship!
Student Fellowships & Research
Office of Student Fellowships and Research is an essential resource for students interested in pursuing undergraduate research or post-graduate fellowships.
Build a professional resume quickly and see student examples using this tool.
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Polar Bears are want to help you in your career journey! Join the Bowdoin Career Advisory Network (BCAN) now.
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This jobs and internships database is 30 times bigger than eBEAR, but still aimed at liberal arts students like you.
Vault Career Library
Get access to "Insider's Guide" style reviews and information about industries and even individual employers.
A self guided assessment tool to help you find careers that fit your interests and skills.
Spotlight on Careers
What does a consultant actually do every day? A public affairs specialist? Learn more about job titles and career paths.
A library of tipsheets with detailed info on everything from writing a resume to using our online tools. Printed versions are available in our office!
Cover Letter Handbook
Writing a great cover letter is tricky. This guide helps you get started.
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Class of 2014 Senior Video
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