February 9, 2021
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
New! GlobalMindED: The Future of Work is Diverse, Inclusive, Just and Equitable

GlobalMindED closes the equity gap by creating a diverse talent pipeline through connections to role models, mentors, internships for low-income students, returning adults, First Gen to college and inclusive leaders. Check out the GlobalMindED YouTube channel has over 90 DEI webinars primarily led by leaders of color with panelists from a variety of backgrounds.
FEATURED OPPORTUNITIES
New! Philanthropy NY Fellowship - Applications Open - Attend an Info Session | Dates: February 12, 19, 26, 2021

The 2021 Philanthropy New York Fellowship application process is now open! This fellowship is a two-year, full-time employment opportunity for a recent graduate student to work with leaders across the philanthropic sector. This position is an opportunity to explore the world of philanthropy with a focus on what it takes to advance racial equity within the philanthropic sector. 
 
We seek diverse candidates, especially those that have been historically underrepresented in the field of philanthropy. Candidates should be completing a masters level or Ph.D. program in public policy, government, social work or related field of study OR recently graduated (May 2020 or more recent) from such a program.
 
·    March 19, 2021: Deadline for submission of application
·    July 1, 2021: Fellowship Start Date
MARXE CAREER SERVICES & PROFESSIONAL EVENTS
Tomorrow! Careers in International Affairs with APSIA | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Join Carmen Iezzi Mezzera, Executive Director of the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA), for a look at the range of careers in international affairs, as well as the skills and experiences you need for a range of fields.

Carmen Mezzera has been executive director of APSIA since January 2014. Previously, she served as Director of Programs and Operations at the Bretton Woods Committee; Executive Director of the Fair Trade Federation; and the Assistant Director for Education and Outreach at the Atlantic Council of the United States. Register
Tomorrow! Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Virtual Careers Panel | Hosted by Rockefeller College and the NASPAA Employer Relations Committee | Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 12:00 PM

Have you ever considered a career focused on diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging? During this virtual session, students will hear advice from private and public sector professionals about the various career pathways within this field, the roles, and responsibilities of their positions, what opportunities students should pursue academically and professionally to increase their exposure to work in this field, and gain insight into the challenges and rewards of careers within this area. Register

  • Samuel Caldwell, University at Albany, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Nancy Rivera-Hernandez, NYS Office of the State Comptroller
  • Sujata Chaudry, Tangible Development, LLC
  • Nkiruka Ogbuchiekwe, Deloitte Consulting, LLC

Event link will be emailed to registrants. Questions? Email rockefeller.careers@albany.edu
New! HPD-HDC Housing Fellowship Info Session | Hosted by CUNY Graduate Center and Marxe Career Services | Thursday, February 11, 2021, 12:00 PM

The HPD-HDC Housing Fellowship is a two-year rotational program designed to expose individual Fellows to New York City government specifically in the field of affordable housing. The Fellowship is designed to provide direct, professional work experience at both HPD and HDC, with the shared mission to create and preserve affordable housing in New York City. During the two-year program, Housing Fellows will have the opportunity to experience four (4) unique assignments, providing opportunities to learn and experience first-hand the City’s efforts to revitalize New York City’s neighborhoods. Register
Stress Management for the Job Search with Lindsay Collins | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Tuesday, February 16, 2021, 12:00 PM

Feeling overwhelmed, stressed, or anxious about your job search? Stress is something we all face in our daily lives, and with the added complexities of a global pandemic, our personal and work commitments, and the pressures of a job search, stress can really take a toll on our health and productivity.

Join this workshop to explore strategies you can use to manage stress during your job search and in your daily life. This discussion will be led by Lindsay Collins, a holistic health coach and Marxe alumna. Register
2021 Government, Education & Non-Profit Career Fair | Hosted by Georgetown University in Partnership with Marxe Career Services | Friday, February 19, 2021, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Marxe Career Services is partnering with Georgetown on their annual Government, Education & Non-Profit Career Fair brings top employers to students and alumni for internships and full-time jobs in the government, education and non-profit sectors. Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about these organizations and to network with 85+ employers. Register
New! Are You Ready to Serve in the New Administration? | Hosted by Marxe Career Services and the NASPAA Employer Relations Committee| Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 12:00 - 2:00 PM

Every president has the opportunity to fill almost 4,000 political appointee positions to help to carry out his or her agenda. Join us to learn more about federal political appointment opportunities – from exploring job opportunities, and assessing if an appointment is right for you, to the vetting process complete with security checks and financial disclosures. We will also cover opportunities available for mid-career professionals in the career civil service. Register
New! Information Session: New York City Housing Authority Hiring (NYCHA) | Hosted by GCMC | Thursday, February 25, 2021 | 4:30 - 5:30 PM

The New York City Housing Authority's (NYCHA) Real Estate Development Department is actively recruiting candidates for various positions with an interest / background in housing, real estate, and urban policy / planning to work on the NYCHA 2.0 initiative, a comprehensive public/private to bring $24 billion in vital repairs to NYCHA developments, rebuild public housing for the long term, and improve NYCHA residents’ apartments. 

NYCHA’s mission is to increase opportunities for low- and moderate-income New Yorkers by providing safe, affordable housing and facilitating access to social and community services. 

The discussion will be led by Ian Lundy and Lovaeta Amoako, both Directors in NYCHA's Real Estate Development Department and they focus on the NYCHA 2.0 initiative. Register
Sustainable Career Pathways - Workshop with Trish Kenlon | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Tuesday, March 2, 2021, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Trish Kenlon has been a sustainability professional for over 10 years. In that time she’s seen enormous growth in both the number and variety of jobs that fall under the sustainability umbrella. It can be hard to know where to start when planning your career as a student, or how to grow as a mid-career professional. During her session, Trish will help students to navigate this industry by giving real-world examples of what these career pathways are really like, and the tools needed to succeed in them. Register
New! John D. Solomon Fellowship 2020-2021 Information Session | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Thursday, March 4, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

The John D. Solomon Fellowship for Public Service is the first student fellowship with the City devoted specifically to emergency management. The program provides 10 graduate students in the New York City area with the opportunity to complete a nine-month, paid fellowship in an agency of New York City government or a nonprofit organization.

Sponsored by NYC Emergency Management, the program was established by the family and friends of the late John D. Solomon, an accomplished journalist on homeland security and a devoted public servant. Register
New! NYS Senate Legislative Fellowships Information Session | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Tuesday, March 16, 2021, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Legislative Fellows are assigned to a Senate member. Duties vary and depend on the needs of the member. Legislative Fellows generally perform in-depth policy research, meet with stakeholders, and attend legislative session. Applicants may also request placement in Majority Counsel/Program Services, Majority Press Office, or the Senate Finance Committee. These memorial fellowships are awarded to applicants who demonstrate the unique qualifications and abilities required of each position. All applicants are encouraged to apply for both a Legislative Fellowship, and a Memorial Fellowship of interest. Register
How To Turn More Job Interviews Into Offers with Austin Belcak | Hosted by Marxe Career Services | Thursday, March 18, 2021, 12:00 PM

Struggling to convert your interviews into job offers? Tired of companies telling you they are “moving forward with someone else?”

We're partnering with Austin Belcak to help you fix that. Austin is the founder of CultivatedCulture.com where he teaches people how to land jobs without applying online. He spent 5+ years as a Director of Partner Development at Microsoft and alongside offers from places like Google, Twitter, and more. He's coached thousands of job seekers on their interview skills. Register
BARUCH EVENTS
Tomorrow! Taking Ownership of Your Career - Part 2 | Hosted by Tanuja Ramchal & GCMC | Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 12:30 PM

Does career feel like a struggle? Are you overwhelmed by the thought of finding a job? Do you wish you had more control over the career process? Feeling this way is more common than you might think. In this session of the Human Approach series led by career coach Tanuja Ramchal, we’ll unpack how to address your biggest challenges and step up as a leader in your career so that you stop selling yourself short by trying to fit a mold. Register
New! Baruch College's Study Abroad Fair | Thursday, February 11, 2021, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Learn about dozens of study abroad opportunities!
Speak to Baruch students who have studied abroad!
Meet with representatives from a wide range of study abroad programs!
Register for the opportunity to learn more about travel abroad with Baruch. Register
New! What Every International Student Should Know About the US Job Search with Author, Dan Beaudry | Hosted by GCMC | Friday, March 5, 2021, 12:30 PM

Interested in hearing how H-1B sponsorship happens from the inside? Dan Beaudry, former head of campus recruiting at Monster.com, shares the potent job search system used by many international students to find U.S. employment. Register

  • Learn how to secure H-1B sponsorship at companies that have a policy against sponsoring H-1B visas.
  • Learn why 70 percent of open jobs are never advertised - and how to find them before anyone else.
  • Learn why human resources is often an obstacle instead of a conduit to finding a U.S. job-and how to bypass it.
  • Learn why submitting résumés online is not an effective use of your time-and how you can better invest that time.
OFF-CAMPUS EVENTS
Today! AAUW Work Smart Transportation Webinar | Hosted in Partnership with Young Professionals in Transportation – Greater New York City Chapter | February 9, 2021, 12:00 PM | Register
Today! LifeSci NYC Internship Program Info Session - CUNY | February 9, 2021, 4:00 PM | Register
New! U.S. Grand Strategy Under Biden | Hosted by John Quincy Adams Society | February 10, 2021, 7:00 PM | Register
New! Yale Philanthropy Conference 2021 | February 11 - 12, 2021 | Register
New! Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Research Assistant Fellowship Program Info Session | February 11, 2021, 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM | Register
New! Department of Defense Paths to Employment | February 16, 2021, 7:00 PM | Register
New! Career Info Session: Saint Dominic's Family Services | February 17, 2021, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM | Register
Bridgespan (Nonprofit Management Consulting) Informational Webinar | February 17, 2021, 3:00 PM | Register
Nonprofit Connector: Inspiring Speakers + Online Facilitated Networking | Hosted by Be Social Change | February 18, 2021, 5:55 PM - 7:30 PM | Register
New! 2021 UNA-USA 2021 Global Engagement Summit | February 19 - 20, 2021 | Register
Sustainable Business & Social Impact Conference | Hosted by the Net Impact Club at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business | February 24, 2021, 9:30 PM - 4:15 PM | Register
12th Annual HBCU Foreign Policy Conference | Hosted by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Global Public Affairs | February 25-26, 2021 | Register
The Wall Street Journal: Jobs Summit | March 4, 2021 | Register