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Need Housing this Summer in a New City? Boston? DC? Anywhere?
Posted on 15 Apr 2015
Are you a student seeking summer or full-time housing? We have set up discussion board on the Bowdoin Career Advisory Network (BCAN) group on LinkedIn. Read the board for posts fr
Winner Announced in Summer Destinations Survey!
Posted on 15 May 2015
John Branch ’16 is the winner of the $200 Bowdoin Bookstore gift certificate in the Bowdoin Career Planning Summer Destinations Survey. John will join The Century Foundation
How to Prepare for an Entry-level Interview
Posted on 14 May 2015
Is it important to prepare in advance for an entry-level interview?
What’s it like to be a Career Planning Intern?
Posted on 07 May 2015
We are currently searching for a Publicity Intern to join our Career Planning Intern team! Marina Affo ’17, Career Planning Publicity Intern since January 2015, offers her in
April 29: Technology, Policy and National Security
Posted on 27 Apr 2015
Join us this Wednesday for a conversation with retired Deputy Director of the National Security Agency, Frances J. Fleisch. Ms. Fleisch will discuss what policy makers need to unde
Apply for Harvard Business School’s “Summer Venture in Management Program”
Posted on 20 Apr 2015
The Harvard Business School (HBS) Summer Venture in Management Program (SVMP) is a one-week management training program for rising college seniors designed to increase diversity an
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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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Connect with Alumni - BCAN
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.
In-depth intelligence on what it's really like to work in an industry, company or profession
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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