Archive for January, 2010

Fashion Friday: “Business Casual January” Exhibit D

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Anyone Want a Financial Planning Job?

Well let me help you out then! On February 26th from 7:30-3:30 the Financial Planning Assoc. of Minnesota is holding “Career Day 2010” which will connect students looking for financial planning careers (You!) with employers and firms – Hooray! You can look forward to at least one INTERVIEW along with networking opportunities, workshops, and panel […]

On a Green Kick

Here a couple more Green Job events (and all their w’s) to help round out your Interim job search… The Green Job Revolution! When: 4:30 – 6:30 pm on Thursday, Jan 28th Where: Great Hall, Coffman Memorial Union at the U of MN Twin-Cities What: Keynote speaker Senator Ellen Anderson followed by a professional panel […]

Sustainable Farming/Sustainable Career

With the introduction of Big Hill Farm here at GAC, we’ve heard more and more about “sustainable agriculture” – but I still wasn’t exactly sure what that meant.  Wikipedia (a true fount of knowledge) explains that sustainable agriculture, as a term, means an integrated system of plant and animal production practices having a site-specific application […]

Fashion Friday: “Business Casual January” Exhibit C

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Feeling Inspired

Sorry for the lack of posts – We’ve been busy visiting as many of our student interns as possible.  With over a hundred students interning for credit this Interim – well you can guess how short on time we have been.  But WOW.  I had no idea how amazing these meetings would be.  Gusties truly […]

Fashion Friday: “Business Casual January” Exhibit B

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CC PARTY TODAY!! Open House Style…

Where can you get an after-lunch snack of chips and cheesy dip, chex mix, m&ms, dots, sparkling punch, and cider today??  The Career Center of course! Our annual Open House is TODAY from 1:00 – 3:00 – You’ll fill up a plate and cup with delicious things, pick up some all-important handouts, discuss any career […]

Job Search Strategies for Seniors & Alums…

Class of 2010:Thrivent Financial for Lutehrans is hosting a FREE job search program – “In Transition: An S.O.S. Workshop” – for Gustavus seniors and alumni on Tuesday, January 26th from 4:00 – 6:00 pm at Transfiguration Lutheran Church (1100 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431).  This is a free workshop but space IS limited! Register by […]

Resume Help to the Rescue

Interim is a great time to get going on your resume – to either touch yours up or craft one for the first time.  Did you know that Cynthia (our resident resume guru) has created a brand new video series to help you get started??! The series contains nine videos – each two minutes or less […]