Career & Leadership Development

Feature Profile

“No one knows how we arrive in the places or jobs we do. We did not do it by ourselves, we were surrounded by people along the way who gave tiny bits of advice, who we watched, who helped us make and not make choices.”

Ellianna Placas
Ellianna Placas

Coming Up!

C’ 17 - Feeling MAJOR-ly stressed about picking a MAJOR?

to McGriff Alumni House

Major declaration season is fast approaching, and we can help!! Career & Leadership Development and the Sophomore Year Committee have created the first-time-ever workshop designated ONLY for Sophomores to help reveal your natural interests and possible career fields,making it easier to pick your major in an informed way! Only the first 30 students who RSVP, on TigerNet, will be able to attend, so act fast! Dessert will be served!

Project Inspire Information Session

to Career & Leadership Development Conference Room

Project Inspire Teacher Residency is an innovative program that recruits, trains, and supports excellent math and science teachers for Hamilton County, TN, public schools. Project Inspire teacher candidates practice inside the classroom, where they develop their skills alongside an effective teacher in schools where they are needed most.

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Recruiting and Interviewing: An Insider’s Perspective

Torian Room

Elain Krehmeyer

Learn how to STAND OUT to employers and get the job/internship you want! Two sessions will be offered on Tuesday, November 4, 2014: 12:30-2 PM (pizza provided) or 5-6:30 PM (snacks provided). Register on TigerNet by November 3, 2014 to learn more about the first five things that a recruiter sees when reading your resume/cover letter, how to get noticed and get an interview when networking, and what employers are REALLY asking during an interview.

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TED@Sewanee - Ruth Chang: How to make hard choices

to Career & Leadership Development Conference Room

View a TED talk, have lunch and enjoy a discussion...all in an hour! To attend, please register on TigerNet by November 3rd. If you need a vegetarian meal or have any food allergies, please notify careers@sewanee.edu when you register.

Wilderness Ventures Information Session

to Career & Leadership Development Conference Room

What are you doing in 2015? Come work for Wilderness Ventures!

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