Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Writing a resume for the first time or updating your current resume? Considering transitioning to a different type of position? Rosanne Lurie, Associate Director, Penn Career Services, will share resume advice and tips for helping your resume to stand out. She’ll cover content tips to help you best present your relevant experiences and skills. Come by before of after class, bring your lunch and...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 6:00pm
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will be on campus to provide information about The Director's Financial Analyst Program, a highly selective, two-year rotational program. The CFPB seeks out a small group of talented college graduates and challenge them to use their analytical skills to make financial markets work better for all Americans. Director's Financial Analysts work alongside...
Friday, November 14, 2014 - 7:00am
Don't miss this opportunity to meet Fels alums working in DC. We will be providing a bus for students that will leave the Fels residence around 7am on the 14th. There will be an opportunity to join a morning and afternoon meeting with Fels alums at various organizations as well as a networking lunch with Fels staff, students and alums.
Students please RSVP here to help us plan visits...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
If you want to make an impact through your career, help the country or tackle policy issues - consider a career in public policy and government! On October 7th, University of Pennsylvania Career Services will welcome over 20 organizations to Philadelphia for their annual Policy and Government Career Fair. This is an incredible opportunity to meet face-to-face with representatives from the State...
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm
The Class of 2006 and the Class of 2016 are both invited to Harvest for a happy hour together! This is part of a new initiative that will connect the Class of 2006 to the Class of 2016 and that will provide numerous ways for alumni to reconnect with each other and new Fels students.
Please sign up below!
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 11:30am - 5:00pm
Building on last year's success, the Community Development Studies & Education Department at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia is again hosting a forum for graduate students pursuing research in the field of community development. At this event, attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a thoughtful dialogue about emerging community development research, network with...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:00pm
The Presidential Management Fellows Program (PMF) is a highly selective, rigorous leadership development program which recruits outstanding graduate students for a two-year fellowship at various Federal agencies. Master's and doctoral students of all disciplines, including STEM, and graduate alumni within a year of graduating are encouraged to learn about this unique and competitive opportunity...
Friday, September 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
Hadi Khan is visiting Fels from Pakistan and would be glad to meet with Felsians interested in exploring work in international development, particularly education in developing countries, post-Fels. He will be sharing job search resources, types of jobs available in the development sector and how to secure one.
Hadi graduated from Fels in 2012 and is currently managing education programs in...
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Women of Fels for this empowering, hands-on workshop exploring gender differences in risk aversion and negotiation. Fiona Greig, Fels Professor and Deputy Budget Director for the City of Philadelphia, will facilitate this session focusing on these issues through the lens of public sector salary negotiation. Participants will examine their own negotiation styles, explore useful strategies,...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Lauren Cristella, Director of Strategic Operations, will lead a workshop covering the etiquette of LinkedIn outreach and its usefulness in expanding your network and setting up informational interviews. She will also touch on best practices in setting up a personal profile. At the end of the workshop, all participants will have the opportunity to take head shots to use for their...