Author Archives: Nicole Veilleux

Hiring Engagement Fellows for the 2021-2022 Academic Year!

Are you interested in serving as a CCI ambassador, helping to share CCI programs and resources with fellow students and positively contribute to the CCI brand and mission?

Do you have some experience with marketing and promotion -OR- a passion for social media campaign strategies, creation, and content ideation?

Are you a Sophomore, Junior, or Senior who wants to help prepare students to translate their Middlebury experience into a successful pursuit of their post-graduate goals?

Then consider applying to be a Peer Career Engagement Fellow for the 2021-2022 Academic year!

Two New MIDDVantage Episodes This Week On: Multi-Lateral Institutions in Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, and Behavioral Tools for Global Energy Efficiency

We are excited to share our next TWO MIDDVantage episodes:

Exploring Careers Global Security- Multi-Lateral Institutions in Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation with our guest, Gaukhar Mukhatzhanova ’07 MIIS, Director IONP at the Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.

Check out the latest episode (47 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.



Exploring Careers in the Green Economy- Green with Envy: Behavioral Tools for Global Energy Efficiency with our guest Kira Ashby ’05, Senior Program Manager – Behavior; National Expert IEA, CEE.

Check out the latest episode (23 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.

Juniors and Seniors Check This Out! Financial Wellness: The Essentials For A Prosperous Financial Future

When: Wednesday, May 5th from 7:00-8:30 p.m. EST

This session is designed for juniors and seniors as they prepare for what’s next. Over 90-minutes, Kevin Ostergaard, CFP® ChFC®, will provide a high-level view into basic budgeting principles, cash flow management, retirement planning, taxes, debt management, personal investing, and more.

Please register in advance. Space is limited.  

Webinar Presenter Kevin Ostergaard, CFP®, ChFC®
Kevin is an Associate Financial Planner at Wolf Group Capital Advisors specializing in holistic financial planning. He is dedicated to supporting and guiding his clients to achieve financial freedom through the development of a comprehensive financial plan and tailored investment management strategy.   Kevin is a Certified Financial Planner® and a Chartered Financial Consultant®. He graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in economics and also holds an Executive Certificate in Financial Planning from Georgetown University.    

Three New MIDDVantage Episodes This Week On: Animal Disease as a Global Threat, A Customer First Approach to Product Managment, and Corporate Sustainability

We are excited to share our next THREE MIDDVantage episodes:

Exploring Careers Global Security- Animal Disease as a Global Threat with our guest, Emerson Tuttle ’09, Regional Science Manager at Defense Threat Reduction Agency.

Check out the latest episode (39 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.


Exploring Careers in Technology’s New Frontiers- A Customer-First Approach to Product Management with our guest Nicole Fazio ’11, Senior Technical Product Manager, Alexa Shopping at Amazon.

Check out the latest episode (26 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.


Exploring Careers in the Green Economy- Sustainability: A View from Inside A Corporation with our guest Tiffani Jarnigan ’14 MIIS, Sustainability Project Manager at Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

Check out the latest episode (30 minutes) and keep an eye out for new episodes each week.

Experience Summer in Vermont with one of the MiddWorks for Vermont PAID Internships!

Interested in making your mark in Vermont this summer? Experience SUMMER in VERMONT with one of these amazing MiddWorks for Vermont internships. The goal of these internships is for students to gain the knowledge and skills needed to be successful in making lasting change at the local or state level while working to further the mission of the organizations they will be serving.

There are some really wonderful internships posted now and more to come – apply by April 23rd and make an impact in Vermont this summer!