Career Development

Friday, November 11, 2016 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
International experience has become increasingly valuable to employers in this globalized economy. Visit the upcoming International Opportunities Fair to learn more about opportunities to work, volunteer, or intern before and after your graduate. Meet representatives from more than 30 globally-oriented organizations and companies that provide jobs, internships, fellowships, research and...
Friday, September 23, 2016 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
A career fair run by Penn's Career Services focusing on policty and government jobs. For a list of registered organizations and more info, visit  
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 10:00am - 3:00pm
Join us on Friday, September 16th for Career Link 2016, Penn's annual University-wide career fair. Enhance your search for full-time postgraduate positions and/or summer internships by taking the opportunity to speak with and distribute resumes to a wide variety of employers. Many of the recruiters will return to campus later in the year to conduct individual interviews with students. Dress is...
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 12:00pm
Join recent Fels alumnus Matt Bassett, '14 for lunch as he discusses his experience at Fels and how it led him to his current work as a Special Agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives. If you have any interest in federal law enforcement or how your Fels coursework will come in to play in your future career, be sure to join us for this session!
Spring 2016
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm
Please join Black Students and Alumni of Fels for Race Politics: Capital in Communities of Color. The event will include a panel discussion that will focus on governing black communities and providing critical supportive services in the midst of financial cutbacks. Amongst federal curtailment, policy makers and public managers must find creative ways to support programming that strengthens...
Spring 2016
Friday, April 8, 2016 - 7:00am - 10:00pm
New York Career Day is an annual event where students will get the opportunity to meet with organizations in a variety of fields - consulting, banking, nonprofits and local government. 
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
Join us for lunch and conversation with Fels alumna Talia Stinson. Talia is a 2010 Fels grad who has held positions with the Philadelphia School Partnership and Tembo. In a few weeks she will begin a new position with the City of Philadelphia as an Assistant Chief Administrative Officer/Performance Management Analyst. During the talk Talia will share her experiences and discuss tips for...
Spring 2016
Friday, March 18, 2016 - 12:15am - 1:15am
Come meet, speak, and eat with Richard Pan, an MPA candidate from China who is interested in collaborating with Fels MPA students. Xinglin (Richard) Pan is the first Penn China-U.S. PEACE Graduate Fellow of Fox Leadership International (FLI). He received an undergraduate degree in business administration from Renmin University of China and now is pursing his master's degree in School of Public...
Summer 2016
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 12:00pm
Interviewing is more than a skill. It's an art. Join us as we discuss how to go beyond the basics and sure that you make the most out of your opportunity to show them who you really are.
Spring 2016
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 6:00pm
You did the work. You wrote the papers; you delivered the presentations. You've balanced internships, classwork, homework, not to mention life, and you did it all on a budget. And you are committed to public service, to making a difference. But does your resume reflect it? Most employers scan that single piece of paper for less than thirty seconds. Does yours' really communicate all that you've...
Spring 2016
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