Post Tagged with: "career center"

ANNA KOVACEVICH/THE HOYA Cawley Career Center has drawn criticism from students, despite its recent efforts to improve.

Students Express Concern Over Career Center Resources

Forty-five Georgetown graduates enrolled in law school in 2016, one of the top fields of study for those going directly to graduate school according to the Class of 2016 First Destination Report released by the Cawley Career Education Center. Like these students before her, Corine Forward (COL ’19) plans to[Read More…]

by December 8, 2017 2 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

VIEWPOINT: Reevaluate Campus Career Search

Fall recruiting is well under way at Georgetown, and while this is an exciting time on campus, it can also cause stress for students. Recently, the editorial board of Duke University’s The Chronicle addressed the topic of coping with a pervasive campus culture of careerism. The authors urged students to[Read More…]

by November 1, 2016 0 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Career-a Personalis

A first trip to the Cawley Career Education Center can be a terrifying experience.Crammed in an on-campus interview workshop or information session with a popular employer, attended by what seems like the entire university, it is easy to feel out of place and disenchanted with the university’s corporate-driven culture. In[Read More…]

by February 5, 2015 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
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The Office of Professional Development opened in the McDonough School of Business this September. It will provide additional career advice and opportunities to students interested in business-related fields.

MSB Opens Additional Career Resource

The McDonough School of Business launched the Office of Professional Development in September to serve as an additional career resource for business students, who already benefit the most directly from the services provided through the Cawley Career Education Center. The office supplements the aid already provided by the Cawley Career[Read More…]

by October 17, 2014 1 comment Business, Business - Top

Expanding the Business Model

Georgetown students and alumni have long lamented our school’s stagnant ratings in U.S. News and World Report. It seems only necessary, then, that whenever Georgetown scores exceptionally well in college rankings, that we congratulate ourselves for our accomplishments, no matter how superficial. Last week, rankings in recent alumni career success[Read More…]

by October 7, 2014 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Wage Hike Alters Campus Prices, Employment

In accordance with the new minimum wage hikes, student employees at Georgetown will see up pay increases this year of up to $1.25, possibly at the expense of number of student jobs offered. As of July 1, 2014, the minimum wage in Washington D.C. has been increased from $8.25 to[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 1 comment City News, News, News - Top
Investing in Our Job Hunt

Investing in Our Job Hunt

Students curious about the scholarly work their professors do outside the classroom might be irked to find that getting these answers requires a bit of research on students’ end, too. Georgetown takes pride in its classification as an institution of Very High Research Activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the[Read More…]

by September 17, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Amid Winter Break Detente, Students Network for Careers

Approximately 560 students took time away from winter break relaxation to network with Georgetown alumni at the Georgetown University Alumni Association Career Services and Cawley Career Center’s seventh Winter Break Career Tour from Jan. 2 to 4. The events partnered university clubs, such as the 1634 Society, with alumni clubs in 13[Read More…]

by January 15, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Career Center Serves 4,653 Students

The October on-campus interviewing rush is winding to a close for seniors, marking the end of one of the busiest times of the year for the Cawley Career Education Center. According to Executive Director of the Career Education Center Mike Schaub, the career center has helped 4,653 Georgetown students since[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Unemployment Rate for College Grads Rises

The recent economic downturn has been hardest on young people aged 20 to 24, according to a recent U.S. Labor Department survey. Unemployment among this age bracket rose last month, bucking national trends. Overall unemployment decreased from 9 to 8.9 percent from January to February, but unemployment among 20- to[Read More…]

by March 18, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News