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We are happy to provide customized workshops on any career-related topic. We typically require at least two weeks notice for all requests. As soon a staff member is assigned to your workshop, you will be contacted to confirm the details. Please email the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
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During Intersession, undergraduate KSAS and WSE students have the option of taking classes that offer career networking and information trips to New York City
Intersession 2014 Course/Trip Offerings:Financial Literacy Intersession
Course Dates: January 6-17, 2014
Trip Dates: January 21-23, 2014
This course combines the classroom and the boardroom to prepare students to launch a career in the financial services industry. In the academic portion, Hopkins alumni visit campus to cover in depth the vocabulary, concepts, and profit-making strategy of their particular area of finance, (e.g., venture capital, investment banking, trading, IPOs, etc.) These lectures will help students choose the career track within the field that is best suited to their strengths and interests. The course concludes with a three-day trip to New York City, which includes site visits to financial firms, a panel discussion on financial trends, and an alumni networking reception. Site visits for this year’s trip will include: Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Citibank, Credit Suisse, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and Guggenheim.Financial Literacy Course/Trip Application
Perspectives on Globalization
Course Dates: January 13-16, 2014
Trip Dates: January 21-13, 2014
This course introduces students to perspectives on globalization and the global economy as practiced by leading professionals in a range of fields. Presentations, discussions, and readings address the changing nature and importance of global trade and finance, emerging markets, international marketing, sustainable development, human rights and national security. The course concludes with a three-day trip to New York City, which includes visits to various law, finance and marketing firms, NGOs and policy organizations. Last year’s site visits included: HSBC, the Clinton Foundation, Partner International, Council on Foreign Relations, International Rescue Committee, UN Conference on Trade and Development, as well as an international law panel of Hopkins alumni. Globalization Course/Trip Application.Public Relations and Media in the Big Apple
Course Dates: January 6-10, 2014
Trip Dates: January 14-16-2014
Gain insight into trends and career opportunities in public relations and media in this course that provides one week of class learning from Baltimore-based PR and media guest speakers followed by a 3-day trip to New York City to meet and network with executives from leading PR and media firms. Note: 100% attendance expected for successful completion of the course. Space on this trip will be generally allocated on a first-come, first served basis, however, professionalism of students, resumes, and overall GPA will factor into selection should the number of students applying exceed our limit. Public Relations and Media in the Big Apple Course/TripI Have my Public Health Degree, so now what???
Course Dates: January 6, 7, and 10, 2014
Trip Dates: January 8 and 9, 2014
The goal of the course is to introduce students to and enthuse them about the vast array of public health practice careers. Case studies will be presented and discussed to highlight a range of public health professional roles and responsibilities, as well as the necessary skills for effective public health responses. **The course will include two all day excursion field trips, scheduled for Jan. 9 & 10 to public health agencies in D.C. and Baltimore.** A mandatory trip meeting and resume workshop will be held in early December in the Career Center Library, Garland Hall, 3rd floor. Course/trip attendees made by faculty selection and applications will be due to the JHU Career Center on November 16 by noon. Public Health Course/Trip Application .
Important Information for All Trips:
- A mandatory trip meeting and resume workshop will be held in early December in the Career Center Library, Garland Hall, 3rd Floor. Attendance counts towards course attendance policy.
- Note: 100% attendance expected for successful completion of the course. Course/trip attendees will be made by faculty selection.
- Each course has a $275 fee. A $100 deposit is payable upon notification of acceptance into the course.
- Courses and trips are restricted to full-time undergraduate students enrolled at the Krieger School of Arts & Sciences and the Whiting School of Engineering. Other criteria for selection may also apply. See the Application/Registration forms for details.
The Hopkins EXPLORE program is a job shadow experience connecting students with industry hosts (primarily JHU alumni) for exploratory purposes and no prior experience is required. Hosts are volunteers connected to the JHU Career Center. Student participants will not be compensated and will not be eligible to receive academic credit for the job shadow experience. The student will shadow or meet with their host for an afternoon or a one-day period during the Spring Break timeframe, based on mutual availability. This is a program exclusively for Freshmen. The application deadline is 12:00 noon, on Tuesday, November 26, 2013.Explore Program Application