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Interested in development work in Africa?
Posted on 26 Mar 2015
Kara Gerson: Executive Director of Voss Foundation Friday, April 3, 12:00-1:30 p.m. Daggett Lounge, Thorne As part of the Leadership Development Series at Bowdoin, Kara Gerson R
Tailor Your Resume for the Position
Posted on 19 Mar 2015
It’s important not to underestimate the importance of customizing your resume to the specific position to which you are applying. Including experience and skills that are re
The Funded Internship Application Deadline is March 25. Make Spring Break Count!
Posted on 04 Mar 2015
Career Planning offers a number of grants that can help you take an unpaid internship if you need financial help. To apply for a grant you must first secure an internship that help
Spring Break is THE TIME for Networking! Here’s How in 2 Steps
Posted on 04 Mar 2015
Wherever you may be headed for Spring Break, it is a perfect time to plan for some face-to-face conversations with people that work in careers of interest to you. Whether you are
Explore Working in an Independent School – Thursday, March 5
Posted on 02 Mar 2015
Explore Working in an Independent School – Event for College Students of Color Thursday, March 5, 2015 from 8:30 am to 3:00 p.m. Waynflete School, 360 Spring Street, Portland
Summer and Fall Internship Positions at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art Announced!
Posted on 27 Feb 2015
The Bowdoin College Museum of Art has several openings this summer and coming academic year for students who want to get a better look at what goes on behind-the-scenes at a world-
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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.
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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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Spotlight on Careers
What does a consultant actually do every day? A public affairs specialist? Learn more about job titles and career paths.
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