Looking for an
on-campus job next year?
Join the impressive and fun
front office team at the CCI!
(You’ll have access to
the famous CCI snacks!)
If the following describes you: kind, approachable, compassionate, energetic, spirited, resourceful, and can maintain a smile and sense of humor even during the most challenging of days then we hope you will apply for this opportunity.
Applicants must submit a résumé, cover letter that explains why you want to work at the CCI and the names of two references to be considered for this position. Apply via PeopleAdmin here.
Application deadline is 4/28.
(Did we mention you get to work with not one, not two, not three, but FOUR dogs who are part of the campus “Dogs at Work” program?)
Are you a sophomore/sophomore Feb woman? Applications for Middlebury College’s fourth cohort of the BOLD Women’s Leadership Network are being accepted now! With funding and inspiration from the late Helen Gurley Brown’s foundation, the Pussycat Foundation, BOLD focuses on facilitating opportunities for women’s career development and networking through scholarship funding, programming, and post-graduation fellowships.
If you are interested in applying for the BOLD Scholarship, please do so by Tuesday, April 30, 2019.
A complete application consists of this form and a copy of your unofficial transcript and a photo sent email@example.com. The criteria candidates must meet to be considered for the BOLD scholarship are:
● Junior standing (as of Fall 2019); Class of 2021 or 2021.5
● Students who identify as women
● Full-time enrollment
● Good academic standing
● Exceptional leadership ability
● Demonstrated ability to work well in groups
● BOLD Scholars are required to reside on campus for the duration of the official programming (Spring2020, Fall 2020, and Spring 2021); students studying abroad in Fall 2019 may apply. BOLD Scholars who will be on campus in Fall 2019 may participate in unofficial programming in the first semester.
From the pool of all applicants, finalists will be invited for individual half-hour interviews on Thursday, May 9, 2019 sometime 4:30-7pm so please save that date/time window. The Middlebury cohort of 7 women will be selected by early summer 2019.
Feel free to email BOLD Director Elaine Orozco Hammond with any questions.
Sarah is a Senior Research Associate and Project Manager at the Center for Nonproliferation Studies at MIIS in California. She’ll be on campus April 25 and 26 and is happy to talk with you. Bring your questions and curiosity!
Her areas of research include US-Soviet and US-Russia nonproliferation cooperation, as well as nonproliferation and disarmament diplomacy. She earned her BA in Russian from Wellesley College. She also holds an MA in Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MA in Nonproliferation and Terrorism Studies from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies.
These times are informal slots for you to ask questions and have a casual conversation about her career path and talk about common interests, including in all things Russia and nonproliferation.
Sign up HERE
Join the webinar on Tuesday, April 23 at 8 pm
What does it take to stand out in the law school admissions process? Most applicants just focus on their GPA and LSAT score. Yes, these numbers are crucial. But admissions officers at top law schools are looking for more. Those numbers don’t paint a complete picture of who you are as an applicant and, more importantly, who you are as a person.
We’re ready to share what law school admissions officers really hope to see. Watch our webinar and we’ll take you behind the scenes!
During this presentation, we will cover:
-Key factors admissions officers consider when deciding which applicants get accepted
-Ways to make the story of your application a memorable one
-How applicants are compared in the admissions process
-Do’s and don’ts for the law school personal statement
-Action points for writing a legal style resume
-Strategies for your letters of recommendation
Join Joel Butterly, Co-Founder and CEO of InGenius Prep (JD, Yale Law School; BA: Dartmouth College), for our FREE webinar on 4/23 at 8pm EST!
The DC Summer Mentorship Program, a 5-year collaboration between Middlebury in DC and the Middlebury College Center for Careers and Internships (CCI), is a summer program intended to complement your internship in any industry in Washington, DC. Each student enrolled is assigned an alumni mentor in their chosen industry. The program consists of one-on-one meetings with your alumni advisor as well as workshops, panel discussions and an important networking event for Middlebury students and alums in Washington.
Application deadline: Rolling admission but please try to enroll by May 15 so there is sufficient time to find you a mentor.
Students interning in Washington in a wide variety of industry will receive an alumni mentor in their industry that will guide and advise them on career choices.
During the summer DC Midd Mentor students will come together for a series of workshops:
- Interviewing Workshop
- Resume and Cover letter writing workshop
- Major networking event with Middlebury alums.
- Career panels.
2019 Program Dates:
Middlebury in DC will run in June and July.
Any current Middlebury College student even those that have graduated are eligible to apply, regardless of major. This program is open to international students.
To Apply: https://forms.gle/XyNoRsN1xq52X76X6
CapitolWorks, a collaboration between Middlebury in DC and the Middlebury College Center for Careers and Internships (CCI), is a summer program intended to complement your internship on Capitol Hill and allow Middlebury students to put theory into practice by learning first hand, how federal policy is developed in the United States.
The program consists of workshops and panel discussions and other program activities during the summer outside of their internships. Program activities will be led by Middlebury alumni holding important positions on and around Capitol Hill. Contacts with Middlebury alumni are an important part of the program and each intern accepted to this program will automatically be enrolled in the DC Midd Mentor Program and be assigned an alumni mentor. CapitolWorks Program participants will receive a $100 metro card from CCI.
Application deadline: Wednesday, May 15, 11:55 PM Eastern Standard Time. Students should not apply to participate in CapitolWorks until you have already secured your Washington, DC-based internship. Space is very limited! If accepted you will also be automatically enrolled in the DC Mentorship Program as well.
Students will intern at a wide array of Senate and House offices. All offices must be located in Washington, DC. Program participants must be independently accepted at one of these internships in order to participate in this program.
During the summer CapitolWorks students will come together three times to meet with a Middlebury alumni professional working in and around Capitol Hill. These days will include a combination of:
- In-depth analysis of the legislative process on Capitol Hill
- The roll of lobbyists in public policy
- Career conversations with experienced Middlebury alumni on Capitol Hill
2019 Program Dates:
CapitolWorks will run in June and July. The exact start date depends on each congressional office. (Only students who can participate in June and July should apply.)
CapitolWorks students will be awarded a $100 metro card.
Any current Middlebury College student that is not a graduating senior and wishes to learn about how the federal government of the United States works is invited to apply, regardless of major. CapitolWorks is open to international students.
Academic credit is not granted for participation in CapitolWorks.
To Apply: https://forms.gle/izoRZddpciUxQf8q9
A hands-on day of learning for anyone participating in international cohorts or social impact-related summer experiences or research. Participants will explore the ethics of engagement through multiple lenses and will leave with a toolkit of culturally-appropriate strategies for maximizing your summer experience.
April 27th 9-4:30pm @ Coltrane Lounge
Lunch and delicious snacks provided
RSVP HERE by April 18, 2019
This training is designed for students preparing for:
- International/domestic service learning
- Social impact or community-based internships
- International cohorts or internships
- Research or independent projects
- Any summer experience in a community other than their own
Presented by faculty and staff of the Middlebury Experiential Learning Centers.
Talk with Truman Scholar
Kesha Ram and learn more about the Truman scholarship! The Truman scholarship supports graduate school
funding for young people committed to public service and working for the public
good. Students apply as juniors for this scholarship, so this is a great
opportunity for first-years and sophomores to learn more about the scholarship
and to meet a dynamic leader in Vermont! (Note: you must be a US citizen
at the time of application.) Here are the details:
Truman Scholarship Conversation with Kesha Ram
Thursday, 4/18/19 12:30-1:30pm in the CTLR (Davis Family Library)
Lunch will be served! RSVP online by Wednesday, 4/17 to have lunch available.
And here’s more information about Kesha:
Kesha Ram is a 2007 Truman Scholar from the University of Vermont who competed in the Southern California region. She has been a speaker at the Truman Scholar Leadership Weekend and recently sat on the New England Truman Scholar Interview Panel. After graduation from UVM, she won a seat in the Vermont Legislature, serving as the youngest state legislator in the country at the time. She served four terms in the Vermont House of Representatives on behalf of Burlington on the House Ways & Means Committee and as Vice Chair of the House Natural Resources & Energy Committee. In 2016, she ran for Lieutenant Governor of Vermont and became the first woman of color to earn double digits in a statewide race. Most recently, she successfully pursued a Master of Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.
As part of the Professor of the Practice Business and Enterprise Program, James Hilton, Executive Managing Director of Promontory Financial Group, LLC, will be on campus to deliver a lecture titled: Enjoying a successful and ethical career in finance: Navigating the Faustian dilemma.
Date: Monday, April 15 at 7.30 pm
Location: Axinn 229
Promontory Financial Group, LLC is a global firm dedicated to assisting financial firms with complex regulatory, risk and compliance issues.
Mr. Hilton joined Promontory in 2004, shortly after its founding. Before assuming his current role, he served in various positions as Promontory has grown, including as the head of its anti-money laundering practice.
Currently, Mr. Hilton manages the U.S. advisory practice. He helps clients respond to regulatory mandates arising from changing regulation, examinations and enforcement actions, especially in the areas of board governance, risk governance and compliance. He focuses on assisting financial institutions to identify the root causes of regulatory issues, and develop and implement comprehensive plans to remedy them. Mr. Hilton also has extensive experience in strategic planning and change management within financial institutions. As a former enforcement attorney with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, he brings a unique regulatory perspective to his work.
Mr. Hilton began his career in financial services as an attorney with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, where he focused on a variety of regulatory issues and enforcement matters. He assisted with regulatory enforcement actions related to the Bank of Credit and Commerce International, as well as with several white-collar criminal prosecutions. Mr. Hilton left the New York Fed to become general counsel of Chicago Board Brokerage, a joint venture of the Chicago Board of Trade and inter-dealer broker Prebon Yamane, which was created to handle electronic trading and clearing of U.S. Treasury securities. He later joined Prebon, where he took responsibility for business planning and product management. Following Prebon’s sale to Collin Stewart Tullett in 2004, Mr. Hilton came to Promontory, initially as a consultant. Before attending law school Mr. Hilton held multiple staff roles with the Massachusetts State Legislature. He earned his J.D. at Boston University and a B.A. in Government, Soviet Languages and Literature at Harvard University.