Topic: Careers

Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: CareerLAB should bear responsibility for recruiting culture, too

September 30, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: Over the last few days, readers of The Herald have witnessed a heated online debate unravel over Brown’s recruiting culture, specifically with regard to consulting.

Letter: Do we need six figures to pay the bills?

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Do we need six figures to pay the bills?

September 28, 2018 0 comments

To the Editor: In a Herald op-ed published yesterday, Alexa Clark ’19 wrote that “perhaps, at the age of 21, (Aidan Calvelli ’19) is able to prioritize a job’s fit for his ‘individuality’ over its ability to pay his bills.

Jain ’19: Changing the culture of consulting recruitment starts with us

Op-eds, Opinions

Jain ’19: Changing the culture of consulting recruitment starts with us

September 28, 2018 0 comments

As someone who too has wondered if I was a sellout for interviewing (and ultimately accepting) an offer at a consulting firm last fall, I was excited to read the columns written by Aidan Calvelli ’19 and Ruth Foster ’19 this week.

Columns, Opinions

Vilsan ’19: Relationships 101

April 23, 2018 0 comments

Let’s talk about relationships. The word has romantic connotations, but in reality, relationships are central to every part of our lives, from the personal to the professional.

CareerLAB launches LGBTQ+ career conference

News, University News

CareerLAB launches LGBTQ+ career conference

April 5, 2017 0 comments

CareerLAB is making a concerted effort to reach out to students and alums identifying as people of color, first-generation and LGBTQ.

Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

News, University News

Trump spurs seniors to rethink career choices

April 3, 2017 0 comments

As Washington puts forth policies that threaten and even demolish certain federal policies or agencies, some seniors are re-evaluating their career paths.

University News

Networking event JanLab draws double the students

January 26, 2015 1 comment

Around 350 students attended January Career Laboratory or JanLab, marking twice the number of attendees as last year, said Amy Tarbox, a JanLab organizer.

University News

Donato named new CareerLAB director

January 23, 2015 0 comments

Matt Donato, director of career services and associate dean of students at Pitzer College, will take over as director of the CareerLAB on March 23.

University News

CareerLAB sees rise in undergrad job postings

October 28, 2014 0 comments

As a recent national study predicts job opportunities for the class of 2015 will increase, CareerLAB sees signs of a strong hiring cycle for Brown seniors.

Survey suggests employment on rise for recent grads

University News

Survey suggests employment on rise for recent grads

October 9, 2013 0 comments

The most popular employers include Google, the University and Morgan Stanley.