Life After Geneseo

About the Program:

Ready for what comes next? Prepare yourself for the new challenges and opportunities that you will encounter in the year after you graduate. Attend our sessions designed to help you prepare for life after college. Sessions are presented by guests or Geneseo alumni, faculty, and staff.

 


 

Fall 2014 Offerings:

 

Taste of 'Toga

Date: Thursday, September 4, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

No more meal plan… What are you making for dinner? Ramen again? Come learn a few basic cooking skills that will assist you in preparing healthy, inexpensive meals for the rest of the year. Enjoy food samples as you learn from campus Chefs!

Meeting the People Who Will Change Your Life (GOLD Event)*

Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014

Time: 2:30 p.m.

Location: GOLD Leadership Center, CU 114

We all have personal networks. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70% of all jobs are found through networking. This workshop will lead you toward developing your professional network. College Advancement will share techniques to make you an effective net worker with particular emphases on the Geneseo Alumni network. Instructor: William Brower, Vice President for College Relations and Advancement, SUNY Geneseo. Register here

Branding Yourself*

Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

Have you thought about what distinguishes you as an applicant when interviewing for jobs? Learn about how you can use your skills, strengths, and experiences to market yourself for your ideal job after college. 

Career Connections Brunch (GOLD Event)*

Date: Saturday, October 18, 2014

Time: 11:00 a.m.

Location: MacVittie College Union Ballroom

Seeking opportunities to learn more about a particular career field through networking? Attend the 10th Annual Career Connections Brunch. This event will give current students the opportunity to network with Geneseo alumni and learn about their career experiences. The Career Connections Brunch will help students develop their networking skills, gain career advice, and be better prepared for life after Geneseo. Must register by 10/10/14 here.

Intern Now, Make Connections for Later* 

Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

Join representatives from the Career Development and learn about how you can form connections through an internship that will help you when it comes time to job hunt!

Post-Graduate Opportunities Abroad*

Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Bailey 203 (*Note location change from Saratoga Commons)

Interested in working or volunteering abroad after graduation? There are many things to consider when your post-graduate plans can take you around the globe. Sam Cardamone from the Study Abroad Office will discuss the important elements to consider when thinking about applying for work or volunteer opportunities abroad, as well as introduce attendees to some options that exist.

 *Business Professional Development Event

Look for these Postcards around campus!

Fall 2014