Meredith Offers Career Planning Opportunities
Meredith’s Academic & Career Planning (ACP) office offers a full schedule of programs to support students as they choose a major, apply for internship or jobs, or explore graduate school opportunities.
Encourage your student to attend ACP events, including the following:
My Major Meet Ups
Hear from and network with employers in a variety of career fields. Participate in mix and mingle time and simultaneous panel presentations focused on the following majors this semester:
• My Major Meetup: Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, & Business
• My Major Meetup: History, Political Science, International Studies, & Foreign Language
• My Major Meetup: English, Communication, & Religious & Ethical Studies
• My Major Meetup: Family Consumer Science & Child Development
Students should RSVP on CareerLink by October 15.
October 17 and October 24, 2-3 p.m.
A two-part workshop designed to help students through the process of deciding on a major
Global Career Fair
Students with global interests will make connections with local employers and graduate schools representatives.
Career Planning Seminar
Freshmen and sophomores can enroll in CPS 101 – Career Planning Seminar. This half-semester course will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2 p.m. in January and February. The course helps students to decide on their major or confirm their choice and teaches them how to make the connection from major to career.
Students can also access Careerspots videos, accessible through their CareerLink accounts. These short videos allow students to explore a variety of career options.
Other Parent Articles
In this issue:
- Meredith College Holds 2017 Commencement
- Meredith College Names New Dean for the School of Arts and Humanities
- Student Health Insurance Requirements
- Awarding of Financial Aid for Current Students
- Three Tips to Help Set Your Student on a Strong Career Path
- Meredith Holds 15th LeaderShape Session
- Shop Online for Meredith Merchandise
- Fitness Center – Updates at a Glance
- Class of 2020 Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Fire & Water
- Meredith Avenging Angels Have Championship Season
- Class of 2017 Donors Recognized
- Annual Celebrating Student Achievement Day Held
- 2017-18 Meredith Travel Program Opportunities
- Mini-Commencement Celebration for Lacrosse Seniors
- Honoring Scholarship Donors
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