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Innovation Hub Now Accepting Applications from Sophomores for Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship and the ChangeMaker Program

Middlebury’s Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship and ChangeMaker Program are designed to help students carry out Middlebury College’s mission: “Through a commitment to immersive learning, we prepare students to lead engaged, consequential, and creative lives, contribute to their communities, and address the world’s most challenging problems.” 

This fall, the staff of Middlebury’s Social Entrepreneurship Program will select eight sophomores (members of the class of 2022 or 2022.5) to receive up to $7,000 in funding as well as mentoring and work space. The Fellowship and ChangeMaker Program will help these sophomores to grow their personal qualities and to enhance their academic experience at Middlebury.

The application can be found here (GO/SEAPP19) and is due on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2019 by 11:59 PM (Eastern Time). Questions can be directed to Charlotte Sullivan via email at cxsullivan@middlebury.edu or in person at the Innovation Hub at 118 South Main Street.

Middlebury Major Guides Now Online!

go/majorguides

  • Read about each major/minor.
  • Find reasons you might choose a certain major/minor.
  • Review how to translate your learning into professional competencies.
  • See some of the many interesting ways Middlebury graduates have applied their liberal arts learning to engage the world.

Winter Term Internship Info Session on Tuesday, 9/24 at 4:30 pm in Hillcrest 103

Each Winter Term, many Middlebury students participate in internships.

Internships are a valuable opportunity to earn academic credit while gaining high-level exposure to work tied to your academic and/or professional interests.

On Tuesday, September 24 at 4:30pm, the Center for Careers and Internships will host an information session for students interested in Winter Term Internships in Hillcrest 103.

The information session will cover the steps needed to:

  • find a winter term internship,
  • earn internship credit,
  • secure funding support from the CCI.

RSVP in Handshake if you plan on attending.

Questions?

AFC, Cultural Orgs, and CCI will discuss all the Great Resources the Center for Careers and Internships offers students. Please join us! Sign up in Handshake!

Click here to register in Handshake!

1-Day Student Technology Trek to Boston – Open to ALL MAJORS!

Application deadline 9/29 at 11:55 p.m.

Looking for a fun and inspiring way to spend part of your fall break? Come meet tech alumni in Boston!

The Center for Careers and Internships and Middlebury Professional Networks are partnering to provide a student ‘Tech Trek’ in Boston, MA on Monday, October 21st

You will be introduced to alumni working in all areas within tech companies – such as:

  • engineering
  • product management
  • advertising, marketing
  • and new ventures

You will be exposed to real-world professional experiences that will enable you to apply your liberal arts learning while informing your career exploration and other post-graduate planning.

Spend the day visiting with alumni at companies such as Google (one of the Big Four tech companies), Wayfair (a leader in home goods e-commerce), and Cogo Labs (a startup accelerator), and close out the day with a networking reception in the evening. 

This trek is open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors of all majors!

Learn more and apply in Handshake.

Connect with Midd Alums at the Global Health Field Guide October 3-4

On Thursday, October 3rd, four alums working in global health fields return to campus for the Global Health Field Guide

Join us for the dinner panel Thursday night at 5pm in Atwater dining hall to hear how these alumni went from campus to career.

They can help you answer the question, “What can I do with my liberal arts major?” At these events, you will have the chance to connect with alumni, faculty, and other students.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Career Panel, 5:00 p.m.
Dinner with alumni, 6:15 p.m.
Atwater Dining Hall
Reserve your spot, RSVP in Handshake!

Friday, October 4th from 9:00am-noon:

One-on-One Career Conversations at the CCI – Check out the alumni panelists below!

FIRAS M. NASR ’15
Founder
WERK for Peace
Sign up for a 1:1 Alumni Chat
ALESSANDRIA SCHUMACHER ’17
Health Science Researcher
ICF
Sign up for a 1:1 Alumni Chat
MORIA SLOAN ’15
Strategy Analyst
International Rescue Committee
Sign up for a 1:1 Alumni Chat
KLAUDIA WOJCIECHOWSKA ’17
Public Health Associate
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Sign up for a 1:1 Alumni Chat

CCI’s Fall Family Weekend Events Are Not To Be Missed!

CCI is hosting four
Fall Family Weekend events
9/27-9/28

Join us!

Several of the student participants in the Silicon Valley Innovation Trek will discuss their experiences on this fully-funded CCI-led trip to explore careers involving innovation. Open to all students and guests! Learn more about the event in Handshake.

Join us for this unique, Fall Family Weekend opportunity for students to network with parents who have worked to advance the common good—planned or through happenstance —whether through careers in the public, nonprofit, business, or environmental sectors, serving on boards, or volunteering. Invite your parents, if this is their field or passion or even their hobby, please have them join us for some delicious sushi and help inspire and guide Middlebury students! Learn more about the event in Handshake.

CCI and the Student Investment Committee are pleased to host a panel of parent professionals to discuss careers in finance for liberal arts majors and the power of the Middlebury alumni/parent networks. Students and parents who currently work in the field or who are curious about careers in finance for their Middlebury students are encouraged to attend. Learn more about the event in Handshake.

At Middlebury, students don’t just learn how to engage the world—they go out and do it!

CCI prepares students for great internship and job opportunities so they can apply their liberal arts learning beyond the classroom. Our advisors, programming, and resources focus on all areas of career exploration and specialize in areas that include the arts, media and entertainment, education, social impact, government and policy, STEM, law, health professions, and business. Stop by and meet the CCI team and learn how we help students explore what’s next. go/cci

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For the full FFW schedule and information – visit the Middlebury FFW page.