2019 In the Know Posts

September 2019

Student speaking with recruiter at career fair
September 19, 2019
114 employers visited Columbia to connect with undergraduates On Friday, September 13 th the Center for Career Education welcomed 114 employers to Alfred Lerner Hall for the 2019 Undergraduate Career...Read more
SMBC employer reps speaking with students.
September 17, 2019
Last week, we welcomed 16 employers to campus for a bustling night of networking at the Beyond the Bulge Bracket Industry Showcase .Read more

June 2019

June 5, 2019
By Leslie Findling & Pete Bridge In May, we took a trip to the West Coast to attend the 2019 URx Conference: Better Together , which connected career services teams with university recruiters...Read more

April 2019

Industry Showcase Publishing Panelists
April 8, 2019
CCE held its Publishing Industry Showcase on April 2, 2019 and hosted 70 undergraduate and graduate students for learning and networking. Our amazing lineup of panelists and other participating...Read more
April 2, 2019
As you think about summer plans, check out these 6 tips for navigating your summer job with confidence: 1) Be present Got the commuting blues? Be sure to leave yourself an extra 15 minutes for your...Read more
April 2, 2019
Virtual Intelligence is imperative in today’s work environments, whether you’re looking for a career in finance, health, business, or the non-profit sector. As the need for virtual interactions and online engagement rises domestically and globally, so does the need for virtual intelligent employees.Read more

March 2019

March 27, 2019
A group of first-year students spent time during spring break job shadowing at various companies in the tri-state area as part of the Columbia Exploration Externship program. To cap off the week, these students had a chance to visit two employers for an insiders look at what it’s like to work at the company.Read more
Networking at the event
March 26, 2019
On March 6th 2019 we hosted 15 startups from around NYC to meet Columbia students and share their experiences in the startup world. Two hundred students joined us in Carleton Commons for a fireside chat with Monday.com and DealCloud followed by a rapid-fire Q&A and networking session. Here are some of our top takeaways from the evening.Read more
March 26, 2019
Whether you prefer to keep your academic and professional life separate, or plan for your major to be the first step along a professional path, major declaration is a significant milestone on your...Read more
March 21, 2019
Whether you’ve landed an opportunity for this summer or you’re still searching, taking the proper steps to research the organization can pay off in the long-run.Read more
March 19, 2019
On March 11th, we hosted our 2019 Industry Showcase: Policy & Politics event where panelists from think tanks, city government, and policy advocates spoke to students about their roles and work in the field. Here are our key takeaways.Read more
Alumni Employer Rep and Student
March 15, 2019
On Friday, February 22nd, 113 employers from a variety of industries came together in Roone Arledge Auditorium for our 2019 Spring Career Fair. There was a huge turnout—over 1,000 Columbia students!Read more
Student and Employer
March 6, 2019
Over 120 students gathered for our Engineering Industry Showcase on February 19, 2019 as part of Columbia’s E-week. The event, co-hosted and moderated by the Society of Hispanic Professional...Read more
March 1, 2019
The Summer Funding Programs application opened on March 1. Applications are due April 15, 2019 at 11:59 pm.Read more
Student and Employer
March 1, 2019
The Columbia Sports Business Club and CCE co-hosted the Industry Showcase: Sports Business on the evening of February 26, 2019. The event included a panel, moderated by Cassidy Gabriel (CC ‘21) and...Read more