Post Tagged with: "Career"

VIEWPOINT: Defining Meaningful Goals

One of my most formative college experiences didn’t even happen at Georgetown University: it came, unexpectedly, during a study session in an Adams Morgan cafe. A friend and I struck up a conversation with a federal prosecutor of white-collar crime. As bright-eyed, first-semester freshmen, of course we each had an[Read More…]

by April 25, 2019 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
THE MCDONOUGH ALLIANCE/FACEBOOK | GLMR is set to host a resume and cover letter review workshop in Red Square on Friday.

LGBTQ Professional Group Rebrands, Aims to Expand

McDonough Alliance, a student group that seeks to bridge the gap between queer students and professional opportunities, has changed its name to Georgetown LGBTQ+ Mentors and Resources and expanded events beyond career guidance to promote broader student involvement. Changing the McDonough Alliance’s name to GLMR affirms the organization’s commitment to[Read More…]

by April 5, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
2017 First Destination Report: Consulting, Finance Top Industries

2017 First Destination Report: Consulting, Finance Top Industries

Seventy-three percent of graduates of the class of 2017 are employed part-time or full-time and 16 percent are enrolled or plan to enroll in graduate school, according to the first destination report for the class of 2017. The survey received responses from 66.2 percent of the class of 2017, a[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 0 comments News, News - Top
JOUBERT: Fighting for Connections

JOUBERT: Fighting for Connections

When I was a young boy, success meant making my parents happy. When I became a teenager, it meant earning money to help my family. Now that I’ve transitioned into adulthood, I define success as making and maintaining a broad range of connections. Attending Georgetown University has taught me how[Read More…]

by February 6, 2018 5 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top
HOYA GATEWAY
More students are connecting with alumni after the relaunch of Hoya Gateway, a career networking platform.

After Relaunch, Hoya Gateway Sees Rise in Student-Alumni Connections

In the second semester of its relaunch, networking website Hoya Gateway has seen a rise in student-alumni connections. The online platform facilitates one-on-one career-related conversations between students and alumni.  This semester, the platform has sought to establish a higher response rate by maintaining a ratio of one alumni volunteer to[Read More…]

by November 9, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

EDITORIAL: Bridging the Academic Gap

This semester’s debut of Bridge Courses, one-credit classes aimed at instilling practical skills to seniors and recent graduates, challenges the assumption that learning can only take place in traditional, three-credit courses that meet two or three times per week. The program, which was created through Georgetown’s Designing the Future(s) initiative[Read More…]

by February 10, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

EDITORIAL: Encouraging Hoya Creativity

As students scramble to secure internships before the summer, they may find their options falling into one of three categories: the lucrative but demanding financial and consulting services, the generally unpaid government and nonprofit work and the creative industries that lie between the other two. Financial and consulting services are[Read More…]

by January 27, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top
BYMAN: Finding a Place in Government

BYMAN: Finding a Place in Government

The allure of public service led many of us to come to Washington and to Georgetown. After graduating from college way back in the Precambrian Era, I joined the United States government with a vague goal of doing good. After a few twists and turns, I ended up working on[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Your Career

Your Career

In the midst of recruiting season for the banking and consulting sectors, The Hoya spoke with experts attending events sponsored by the Cawley Career Education Center. These recruiters, associates, analysts, consultants and other professionals were asked for their insights and advice to guide students pursuing careers in their fields. This[Read More…]

by October 28, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
What To Do Next

What To Do Next

In the midst of recruiting season for the banking and consulting sectors, The Hoya spoke with experts attending events sponsored by the Cawley Career Education Center. These recruiters, associates, analysts, consultants and other professionals were asked for their insights and advice to guide students interested in pursuing careers in their[Read More…]

by October 21, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top