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.



Spring 2014 Offerings:


Intern Now, Make Connections for Later*

Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

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

Etiquette Dinner (Pre-Registration Required)*

Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Time: 6:00 p.m.

Location: MacVittie College Union Ballroom

No matter your field of study, this dinner will educate you on how to conduct yourself socially, an important factor to being a successful leader. Networking etiquette is often a confusing maze for many during the job search or the first few years. Join us for an evening that will include a first class dinner and dessert while our speakers guide you through the experience with valuable tips and tricks. Register at: by2/11/14. This program requires payment of $5.00 by check, payable to GOLD and submitted to the Center for Community in MacVittie College Union Room 353 by 2/11/14. 

How Much?! Build a Budget and Avoid Moving Back Home!*

Date: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

Rent, utilities, cable bill, groceries, car payment, health insurance… who knew how expensive being a grown-up was? Join Bonnie Swanson from Key Bank and learn tips and advice about money management so you can be ready for the real world once you leave college.

Seminar on Survival (SOS)*

Date: Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Newton 214

SOS features five alumni panelists, each an expert in their field: Lawyer, Human Resources, Personal Finance, Insurance and Personal Organizer. Each panelist will discuss the most important issues facing young adults as pertains to their area of expertise. This program focuses on real-life questions and concerns of Geneseo students about to graduate. Sign up today at  

Apartment Hunting Essentials*

Date: Thursday, April 3, 2014

Time: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Saratoga Commons

Whether you live on campus, on Court Street, or at home, it may be time for you to start thinking about where you will live after graduation.  Learn about your rights as a renter, how to work with a real estate agent or broker, and how to find an affordable apartment that suits your needs. Presenters: Wendi Kinney (Assistant Dean of Students for Fraternal Life & Off Campus Services at SUNY Geneseo) & John DiSarro (Director of Fraternity and Sorority Affairs at the University of Rochester and a Geneseo Alum).

 *Business Professional Development Event

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