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Bowdoin Career Planning
Welcome Bethany Walsh!
Bethany has joined the Career Planning team as the advisor for students interested in Science, Environment and Health
Getting Ready for Your Senior Year
How to Choose the Right LinkedIn Photo
Why Can’t I Apply to Jobs on eBear?
Posted on 22 Aug 2016
As a senior beginning to search for jobs and post-graduate opportunities on eBear, you may find that you "do not qualify" for the job opportunities. Here's why...
It’s Time! Getting Ready for Your Senior Year
Posted on 22 Aug 2016
If you are a senior, you are just days away from beginning your final year at Bowdoin. This is a time of great excitement as you consider your options for life beyond the College.
New Advisor: Bethany Walsh
Posted on 26 Aug 2016
Greetings Polar Bears! Allow me to introduce myself: I am the new advisor in Career Planning working with students interested in science, healthcare, and environmental careers, as well as...
Federal Agency of the Week: General Services Administration
Posted on 25 Aug 2016
Have you ever wondered where the land for lighthouses comes from? Or all the government’s computers? Or those big armored cars that follow the President around?
JP Morgan Summer Internship Program Deadlines in September and October!
Posted on 24 Aug 2016
If you are a junior pursuing a finance internship for the summer of 2017, the hiring process is starting earlier than ever this year. JPMorgan is offering a series of day-long workshops and
Do This Before You Graduate
Posted on 18 Aug 2016
Bob White, Trustee of the College, tells you the most important thing you can do before you leave Bowdoin.
Class of ’16: 5 Important Things You Need to Know
Posted on 08 Aug 2016
Greetings from Brunswick! Most of you are probably just starting to deal with the idea that Brunswick will not be in your travel plans for September for the first time in four years.
How To Choose The Right LinkedIn Photo
Posted on 18 Jul 2016
By now you know you should probably have a LinkedIn profile. And you've also probably noticed that...
You’re Halfway There! 3 Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Internship
Posted on 07 Jul 2016
At this point in the summer you are about half way through your summer internship or summer experience. As you look to wrap up your work and projects we suggest the following...
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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.
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
Career assessment tools 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 guides with detailed info on everything from writing a resume to using our online tools. Printed versions are available in our office!
Cover Letter Guide
Writing a great cover letter is tricky. This guide helps you get started.
Summer Housing Resources
Resources for finding summer housing in a new city.
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