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!

Finishing your internship? Reports due Sept. 1


A final report written by you and an evaluation of your work as an intern are required for all Sewanee students who have received internship funding from the University. Instructions for completing your report are found when you follow this link.

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C’15 Workshop

to Gailor Auditorium

Learn how our office can support you throughout your senior year and how best to use all of the resources that we offer. THIS WORKSHOP WILL ALSO BE HELD ON THURSDAY, AUGUST 28th, FROM 7:00 - 8:00 PM, IN ADDITION TO SUNDAY, AUGUST 31st, FROM 4:00 - 5:00 PM, AT GAILOR AUDITORIUM.

Crafting Your Personal Statement

to duPont Library, G31

Register on TigerNet for the opportunity to work on your personal statement for graduate/professional school. If you have a draft of your personal statement, please upload it to TigerNet. The workshop will be led by noted author and lecturer Don Asher.

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Gain Admission to Highly Competitive Graduate Schools

to Gailor Auditorium

Noted author and lecturer, Don Asher, returns to Sewanee each fall to share advice with SRO crowds of students on the topic of their application process to grad/professional school. Personal statements, managing the application process, seeking letters of recommendation, and other topics will be thoroughly explored in a very fast-paced session. Prizes will be given out!

TED@Sewanee - Simon Sinek: Why good leaders make you feel safe

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 September 7th. If you need a vegetarian meal or have any food allergies, please notify when you register.

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