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Time to Take Your First Step Beyond Bowdoin
We’re Open Over Summer Break!
Posted on 23 May 2016
If you want to use summer vacation to work on your job search, we are here to help! Career Planning operates normal hours during the summer (8:30am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday).
Paths and Peaks
Posted on 18 May 2016
On Honor's Day, Emily Peterman, EOS assistant professor and recipient of the Karofsky Prize, spoke to students about her research in geology and the relevance to students just starting...
Real Life 101: Budget Apps
Posted on 16 May 2016
Technology has become an increasingly important part of our everyday lives, so here are a few personal budgeting apps (available for iPhones) that can help get your life together financially!
Real Life 101: Signing a Lease
Posted on 12 May 2016
Lots of new challenges and experiences await seniors graduating this May. We've compiled a series of blog posts that will help you navigate the unfamiliar world of rent, employee benefits...
Check Out Idealist for Opportunities in Nonprofit
Posted on 09 May 2016
Are you interested in a career in the nonprofit sector? Idealist.org is a website dedicated to connecting those who wants to do good with opportunities for action.
Career Cruising: An Intern’s Experience
Posted on 06 May 2016
Career Cruising is an assessment tool that connects your identified interests and skills to career fields. The Matchmaker questionnaire asks you to select your preferences on 39 base questions
Class of ’16 – Time to Take Your First Step Beyond Bowdoin
Posted on 02 May 2016
With only weeks remaining in your Bowdoin experience, there has never been a better time to take the first (or next step) in planning for your post-Bowdoin life.
McKinsey’s Undergraduate Women’s Summit – Apply Today!
Posted on 02 May 2016
A great opportunity for exploring consulting! The Summit was established with the goal of meeting and supporting talented female undergraduates in their professional growth...
Work For Career Planning!
Posted on 27 Apr 2016
If you love Career Planning -- or if you're curious, terrified, or intimidated by the thought -- consider an internship with us! We're hiring for a Digital Media Intern for...
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