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CAREER SERVICES AT ST. JOHN’S COLLEGE | SANTA FE | FEBRUARY 2012 Inside You’ll Find Attention Seniors! Tips on Business Etiquette (Do’s and Don’ts) Landing a Job: What to Do During Spring Break In order to receive your cap and gown in May, you MUST attend a Senior Exit Interview with Career Services!! Upcoming Graduate Program Deadlines Go Anywhere: A Look at Study-Abroad Programs Looking for Cool Things to Do This Summer? Seniors! After you finish your masterpiece, don’t forget to schedule your senior exit interview. Schedule of Spring Events Career Services Office Contact: Career Services 505-984-6066 Fax 505-984-6167 Web address: admin/SF/career.shtml AGORA: Facebook: Look us up: St. John’s College (SF) Career Services February 19 & 20 – Great Hearts Academies Interviews: Fireside Lounge, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. (Seniors & Graduating GIs, by appointment only) To schedule an appointment, contact Dr. Peter Bezanson at and give him your availability on both days. February 22 – Job Hunting Advice with Alumni Senior Common Room, 6 - 8 p.m. Get general advice from alumni about ways to talk about your SJC education with prospective employers. Alumni can also take a look at resumes and give tips on interviewing. Good warm-up if you will be job hunting during Spring Break. Email: Office located in the basement of Weigle Hall, room 13 Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment Career Services Staff: Margaret Odell Director Barbara Lucero Sand Assistant Director Terrance Manning Internship Coordinator Jillian Burgie Publications Editor Melissa Latham-Stevens Art Director March 7 – Claremont Graduate University School of Politics and Economics Information Table: Peterson Student Center Hallway 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Information Session: Thorpe Room (upstairs PSC) 3:15 – 4:15 p.m. Claremont Graduate University offers masters in numerous academic areas, including public policy, political philosophy, political science, economics, and international studies. Students interested in graduate study in politics and/or economics are invited to speak with Mr. Albert Ramos to learn more about academic and fellowship opportunities at CGU. Over the past few years, many Johnnies have applied to or attended Claremont, including Alicia Elkins, Alisa Kaufman, Ian Dagg, and Paul Denby. 1 It is important for Career Services to speak with each senior in order to compile statistics about this year’s graduating class, which are used for recruiting, to reassure parents, and for accreditation. Also, Career Services enjoys hearing what you are planning for the future, and this is a chance for us to see if there is anything we can do to help as you are making plans to leave St. John’s. The exit interview is a short, painless process that should only take about ten minutes, so why not get it out of the way? Please call or come in to make an appointment. Career Services is located in the basement of Weigle Hall, Room 13. Our phone number is 984-6066. We look forward to seeing you! DER! REMIN Ariel Deadline!! There has been a rush of inquiries regarding this year’s Ariel Internship. We hope to see completed applications from all of you who have inquired and others. REMEMBER, the final deadline for the Ariel Internship Application is February 17, 2012 at 5 p.m. In order for your application to be considered “complete” it MUST be reviewed by one of the Career Services staff prior to the February 17 deadline. We hope to see you soon!

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