Updates from The Office of Career Planning & Professional Development

Please check out this week’s list of jobs and events here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1a5e8JU45M9vDF0AqaZRPmBtmXq_H8Hd_EhNp-aWFRWQ/edit?usp=sharing


Join Handshake soon: https://joinhandshake.com/students/how-it-works/.


Here are instructions on how to create a compelling Handshake account: https://careerplan.commons.gc.cuny.edu/blog/creating-a-compelling-handshake-profile.





Here is a very good learning opportunity about careers for STEM students in the Federal Government:


Careers in the Federal Government for STEM Students (Hybrid) 

Date & Time
Thursday, May 18, 2023
4:00 pm – 5:30 pm ET 

CUNY Graduate Center, room 7209 


Event page: https://careerplan.commons.gc.cuny.edu/events/federal-government-stem



In-office appointments are available on Wednesdays. Have a brief in-person or virtual conversation with the Office of Career Planning & Professional Development during their walk-in hours on Mondays or Wednesdays.


Join the Office of Career Planning & Professional Development’s virtual Zoom walk-in room on Mondays from 12-1 and Wednesdays from 4-5.



Career-related questions:  

Are you thinking about working in public service?

Do you have a government employee as your mentor?

Where do you find one?


47 Questions to Ask Network Peers About Their Job – Indeed Career Guide 

Check out this article on Career Guide: 



The Office of Career Planning & Professional Development would like to hear from you about your career search and check your job documents. Schedule an appointment with Don Goldstein or Emily Seamore on Handshake.


If you feel stressed, seek confidential help at the Wellness Center: https://www.gc.cuny.edu/student-counseling-services.

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