June 9, 2020
A special message from Marxe Career Services and Academic Advising.
Congratulations t o the Class of 2020 and all Marxe Graduates!

You are joining a community of more than 8,000 Marxe alumni working to make the world a better place.  We commend you on this wonderful achievement under incredibly challenging circumstances and look forward to seeing everything you will accomplish. We hope you will stay connected to the Marxe community as you begin this exciting new chapter. Check out  alumni services ways to stay involved , and  email us with your career updates .

New! I Can’t Breathe: A Conversation on Race, Police Brutality, and Systemic Racism in America | Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 6:00 PM

The incoming leadership of the MPA Club, Jael Henry, Kelly Brosnan, Kelsey Wheeler, and Michael Cruz invite you to take part in “I Can’t Breathe: A Conversation on Race, Police Brutality, and Systemic Racism in America,” a multi-part series in which students, faculty and guests, can hold informative, supportive conversations on a range of topics relating specifically to the murder of George Floyd as well as the stated themes. The first program will be on the mental health dimensions of this crisis. Please save the date; a Zoom invitation will be circulated next week.
June Alumni Spotlight with Tracy Minard, MSEd ’19

Tracy is an International Student Advisor at the Institute of International Education (IIE). Her career in Higher Ed started at The American University in Bulgaria where she worked for three years as an Admissions Officer and Recruitment Coordinator. When Tracy decided to go back to school she knew that it was what she wanted to do long term. Her experiences as an exchange student during her undergrad played a critical role in her current career where she enjoys helping students. Read the full profile
Career Updates

Congrats to the following students and recent graduates with new jobs, internships, fellowships, or promotions over the past 3-6 months!

  • Jonathan Kase, MPA ‘19, Development Associate, Cardozo School of Law
  • Kristen Kenner, MPA ‘19, Marketing Manager, Candid
  • Edward T. Lau, MPA ‘19, Community Advisor, Center for NYC Neighborhoods
  • Kathryn Lee, MPA ‘19, Staff Assistant, United Nations OCHA
  • Hisham Morgan, MPA ‘19, Principal, Miftaahul Uloom Academy
  • Sharon Rios, MPA ‘19, Adult Education Program Manager, Columbia University, Community Impact 
  • Angelique Whitley-Allen, MPA ‘19, Program Associate, Women's Prison Association
  • Mahir Abrar, MIA ‘19, Lecturer, American International University-Bangladesh
  • Nourine Bhimani, MPA ‘19, Assistant Director, NYU School of Professional Studies, Career Development Center
  • Zachary Baum, MPA ‘20, Account Executive, Stanton
  • Samantha Ellen Bruno, HEA ‘21, Experiential Opportunities Coordinator, The New School
  • Lauren Mastroberardino, MPA ‘20, Policy Manager, Children’s Health Fund
  • Danielle Cornwall, MPA ‘19, Chief of Staff, Children's Law Center
  • Guadalupe Gonzalez, MPA ‘19, Community Engagement Manager, All in Together (AIT)
  • Shushant Tuladhar, MPA ‘19, Senior Manager, Contract/Finance, Women in Need (WIN) 
  • Jessica Vargas, HEA ‘19, Resident Director, Fordham University
  • Christian Araos, MIA ‘20, Political Affairs Intern, The Borgen Project
  • Rosely Lantigua, EMPA ‘19, Revenue Budget Director, NYC Health + Hospitals
  • Jerome White, EMPA ‘20, Senior Director, NYC Department of Social Services
  • Lee Oz, EMPA ‘19, Director of English Speaking Countries Department, Hashomer Hatzair World Movement
  • Holly Smeltzer, EMPA ‘19, Fair Futures Program Director, Coalition for Hispanic Family Services
New! NYC Civic Corps, Full-Time, Sep 2020 - Jul 2021, Application Deadline: Thursday, June 25, 2020 | Apply

NYC Civic Corps, an AmeriCorps program launched in 2009 by NYC Service, recruits and places AmeriCorps members to serve at select nonprofit organizations. NYC Civic Corps members build, develop, and grow stronger volunteer programs by recruiting, managing, and engaging volunteers to address impact areas that are priorities of New York City such as:
Disaster Services, Economic Opportunity, Education & Youth Development, Environmental Stewardship, Public Health -- Learn more about impact areas.

See more details and application process here !
New! Duke University Health System Administrative Fellowship Programs & Info Session Webinars

Each of Duke's three fellowship is a 24-month program at Duke University Health System (DUHS), a world-class network dedicated to providing the full range of patient health services across the continuum of care, from wellness to hospice. It is designed to expand your knowledge in healthcare administration while gaining a unique experience in a community hospital. Apply or re gister for a webinar session to learn more about the program here

New! Policy Analyst Roundtable with Marxe Alumni | Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Marxe Career Services is hosting a roundtable of alumni who all have in common the Policy Analyst job title. We will hear four alumni speakers on their work and what it means to be a policy analyst in their particular organization or agency. We hope to also use the breakout room function so that attendees can have conversations in smaller groups with alumni. Register here

Alumni Speakers:

  • Deborah Mack, MPA-NUF '05, Senior Policy Analyst, Office of Cybersecurity, US House of Representatives; Excelicon
  • Angelica Martinez, MPA '14, Policy Analyst, Policy and Research at New York State Senate Democratic Conference
  • Tracey Rho, MPA '15, Senior Policy Analyst at NYC Office of Management and Budget
  • Stephen Campbell, MPA '18, Data and Policy Analyst at PHI
New! Baruch Albany Alumni - Virtual Gathering | Monday, June 15, 2020, 6 – 7 PM

Join fellow Baruch alumni in the Capital Region for community and connection on Monday, June 15, 2020 from 6pm to 7pm. Your alumni hosts include Robert Beiderman, MPA 18, and Ron Zacchi, EMPA '13, among others.The opt-in RSVP list will be circulated in advance. Register here
HEA Alumni Happy Hour - A Time and Space to Connect with the Marxe Higher Ed Community | Thursday, June 18, 2020, 4:00 – 5:30 PM

Marxe higher ed students and alumni: we'd like to bring you together to allow time and space for everyone to connect and support one another. We'll aim to have several breakout rooms for you to meet alumni in smaller groups to discuss current challenges and happenings around higher ed, careers, mental and physical health, the fight against systemic racism, and anything else you'd like to discuss. All Marxe students and alumni working in higher education are welcome. Register here
New! Palladium Group - International Development Employer Info Session | Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 1:00 – 2:00 PM

Palladium works with governments, businesses, and investors to solve the world’s most pressing challenges. Visit here to learn more about Palladium Group and their career opportunities . Join Baruch alum Amy Chase, BBA '06 , full-time Manager at Palladium on the USAID contract, CATALYZE and special guests Meredith Bambrick , Senior Manager of Economic Growth and Ian Wetherald , Associate of Americas Partnership to learn about how to get a job or start a career in international development. Register here
New! Baruch Alumni Panel: Housing Policy During And After The COVID-19 Pandemic | Thursday, June 11, 2020, 6:00 – 7:15 PM

The COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and exacerbated inequalities and inadequacies in housing policy in the United States. Cities and states have responded, but these responses are temporary. What would a long-term response look like and how can it happen?
Join us for an alumni panel discussion on this pertinent and timely topic. Register here
New! Information Session: Accenture | GCMC | Monday, June 22, 2020, 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Join this information session with Accenture and Baruch alum Jeffrey Cole (BBA '16, Consultant, Strategy & Consulting - Talent & Organization. Jeffrey will speak about his varied experience at Accenture, roles the firm hires for and how to best get in.

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. Register here
Careers in Blockchain (Not Crypto) | Zicklin, Baruch College| Wednesday, June 24, 2020, 12:00 - 1:00 PM

Baruch alum Art Malkov, Chief Digital Officer at BlockchainDriven will speak with attendees on "Blockchain 101 and non-crypto use cases", "Non-developer skill sets companies look for in roles that use Blockchain" and "Career growth in roles that use Blockchain". Register and learn about careers in Blockchain.
New! Information Session with U.S. Census 2020 | Census Bureau | Tuesday, June 9, 2020, 3:00 - 4:00 PM | Register Now! (Learn more about opportunities here )
New! Job Search Bootcamp: One Week Intensive | Careers for Social Impact | Program Runs June 20-26, 2020 | Register by 6/10! ( Students may apply for a scholarship to attend)
New! Environmental Services & Operations Virtual Career Event | Triumvirate Environmental | Wednesday, June 10, 2020, 1:00 – 2:00 PM |   Register
New! Navigating USAJOBS - Finding and Applying for Federal Jobs | U.S. Office of Personnel Management | Thursday, June 11, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM |   Register ASAP
Career Navigation Roundtables | Pivot Journeys | Every Thursday in June, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM EST| Register
New! AT&T Summer Learning Academy | AT&T | Program Runs June 22 – July 20 (80 hours to complete for certificate) | Friday, June 12, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM EST | Register by 6/12
Virtual Leaders Summit | UN Global Compact | June 15-16, 2020 | Registration Fee May Apply |   Register
New! The Future of Transportation in NY Post COVID-19 | City & State NY | Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 2:00 – 3:00 PM |   Register
Minority Report: Unique Journeys To The Top For Minority Gov Affairs Pros | Government Affairs Industry Network (GAIN) | Wednesday, June 17, 2020 | Register
Nonprofit Connector | Be Social Change | Thursday, June 25, 2020, 5:55 - 7:30 PM EST | Regist er
New! Virtual Social Impact Networking Happy Hour | Careers for Social Impact | Thursday, July 16, 2020, 8:00 - 9:15 PM |   Register
New! Writing Your Federal Resume | U.S. Office of Personnel Management | Thursday, July 23, 2020, 3:00 – 4:00 PM |   Register ASAP as spots fill up fast!
New! Interview Techniques | U.S. Office of Personnel Management | Monday, July 27, 2020, 2:00 – 3:30 PM |   Register ASAP as spots fill up fast!