September 15, 2020

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
New! Pay Our Interns Relief Fund For Unpaid Internships

Pay Our Interns is a relief fund that can be used for groceries, rent, utilities, and offsetting the cost of an unpaid internship. Amount range: $150-$1,500. Preference given to applicants who fall under one of several categories (ex: first-generation, Pell Grant, work-study program recipient). Undocumented students may apply. Funds available until they run out. Learn more
FEATURED OPPORTUNITIES
New! Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship | Human Rights Watch (HRC) | 1 Year Full-Time, Paid
 
Fellows work with HRC's New York or Washington, D.C. office to monitor human rights developments, conduct on-site investigations, draft reports, and engage in advocacy. Submit a CV/resume, letter of interest, and a brief writing sample on the job portal and learn more!
New! 2020 UN Young Professionals Programme (YPP) Application Period is Open | Deadline To Apply: Saturday, October 31, 2020
YPP is a recruitment initiative for highly qualified professionals to start a career as an international civil servant with the UN Secretariat. It consists of an entrance exam and professional development once those successful start their career with the UN. You must be 32 years old or younger in the year of the examination. Full details on the YPP Programme including list of participating countries
These job openings can be found on the UN Careers Portal and in Inspira.
  • Management & Administration: #138630
  • Global Communications: #138706
  • Political Affairs & Human Rights: #138708
Presidential Management Fellowship (PMF) 2021 Application Informational Webinars | 2 Year Leadership and Fellowship Program | Full-Time, Paid
 
PMF is an excellent way for students with management potential and public service motivation to start a career in the Federal Government and be developed into tomorrow’s leaders. PMF informational webinars will cover the basics of the program, the 2021 application cycle, and are open to all majors. The webinars will not be recorded or published. Register for webinars
 
  • Today! Tuesday, September 15, 2020, 2:00-3:00 pm EST
  • Open to all disciplines, focus on Public Health
  • Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 2:00-3:00 pm EST
  • Open to all disciplines, focus on diversity and inclusion
  • Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 2:00-4:00 pm EST
  • This session, a day before the 2021 Application opens, is open forum for questions. Open to all disciplines, but will not include a presentation.
CUNY 90-day Upskilling Challenge

With its curated list of no-cost virtual skill trainings (which could normally cost you hundreds of dollars), the CUNY 90-day Upskilling Challenge will help you get the latest professional skills and knowledge to give yourself a leg up in your job search and help you shine to prospective employers.
MARXE CAREER SERVICES & PROFESSIONAL EVENTS
Tomorrow! Network Like a Pro | Hosted by GCMC and Tanuja Ramchal | Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Networking is important no matter what stage in your career you’re in. It’s how most people land internships and jobs. Yet, most people avoid networking because it can seem forced and inauthentic. In this session led by career coach Tanuja Ramchal, we’ll explore how to network in a way that feels natural to you and allows you to build genuine relationships in your career. Register
Thursday! LGBTQ+ Job Search 101 with Matthew French | Thursday, September 17, 2020, 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Calling all LGBTQ+ students and alumni! Are you in the job or internship search and not sure how to start? Then this is the event for you! Learn the basics of searching for inclusive employers, connecting to mentors on LinkedIn, framing your LGBTQ+ experiences on your resume and resources to help you along the way. Attendees will be able to ask questions following the presentation. This event is open to all CUNY students and alumni. Register
Friday! Ergonomic Work-At-Home Workshop | Hosted by Marxe Career Services and co-sponsored by the Baruch MPA Club and HEA Club | Friday, September 18, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM

As we start the academic year virtually, come learn about the optimal ergonomic set up for working or studying from home. Sejal Vejas from Metro Sports Physical Therapy will go over work set ups and stretching exercises to help when sitting at a home office desk. We'll leave time for Q & A. Submit questions in advance in the RSVP below if you'd like. All Baruch graduate students welcome. We will record this for those who cannot make it live. Register
Baruch Alumni Career Chat with Yoshimi Muto, MS '91, Sr. Human Resources Business Partner, The World Bank | Tuesday, September 22, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Marxe Career Services offers a series of career chats with one alumnus/a from the Marxe School or from Baruch's larger alumni community in order to provide current students with an opportunity to speak in depth about a professional's career trajectory, current role and to receive career advice. Don't miss this opportunity to hear from Yoshimi Muto, MS '01, Senior Human Resources Business Partner at The World Bank! Register
New! Hear from Presidential Management Fellow (PMF) Marc Boyd (MPA '19) | Thursday, September 24, 2020, 1:00 PM (approx. 45 minutes)

For those thinking about applying to the PMF program, hear about Marc's experiences as a Fellow, working at the United States Space Force as a Public Affairs Specialist in El Segundo, CA and his new job as a Management Analyst at the U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development in Boston, MA. Register
Montefiore Health System Employer Information Session | Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Montefiore Medical Center is nationally recognized for clinical excellence—breaking new ground in research, training the next generation of healthcare leaders, and delivering science-driven, patient-centered care. Speakers include: Dana Politis, Director, Community Workforce Programs and Victor Kim, Senior Recruiter. Dana and Victor will provide an overview of Montiefore, discuss internships and full-time opportunities, and explain how Montiefore's hiring process works. Register
New! Digital Interviewing/Networking Workshop with American Express | Hosted by GCMC | Wednesday, October 14th, 2020, 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Are you unsure about interviewing and networking in a virtual format? Do you want to learn how to best present yourself in an interview and developing meaningful professional networks? Join this workshop with individuals from American Express as they work with students on tips and strategies in digital interviewing and networking. Register
BARUCH EVENTS
Today! The (UTA) Public & Nonprofit Management Class & the MPA Club Present a Guest Lecture Policymaking during the COVID 19 Crisis: Protecting and Supporting Children and Families in St. Louis | Tue. September 15th, 7:30 - 9:00 PM EST

Guest speaker Wilford Pinkney, Director of Children, Youth &, Families, Mayor’s Office, City of St. Louis In this talk, Wil Pinkney will discuss his efforts to provide the critical resources and support necessary to help children and families in the City of St. Louis overcome the challenges posed by COVID 19. He will also explain how the mayoral administration has and will reform government institutions in response to the Black Lives Matter movement. Register
New! Women of Color in Leadership | Hosted by the Robert C. Weaver Society | Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

How can women of color elevate to leadership roles? How can we challenge ourselves to speak up and show up? How can we support and elevate other BIPOC in the workplace? Join for a discussion on leadership and professional success moderated by Kristy Perez (Director, Percy E. Sutton SEEK Program) with panelists Kenya Lee (Chief of Staff, Office of the President- Baruch College) and Denise Patrick (Lecturer and Director of Communicative Studies- Weissman School of Arts & Science- Baruch College). Register
New! Lunchtime Lecture with Daniel Pint, U.S. Dept. of Commerce (NASBITE Student Society) | Thursday, September 17, 2020, 12:30 - 1:30 PM

Mr. Pint will be sharing his experiences preparing for an upcoming posting to the U.S. embassy in Hanoi, Vietnam. RVSP
New! Women of Color panel with The Metro New York Chapter of the National Black MBA Association (NY NBMBAA) and Zicklin Women In Business (ZWiB) | Thursday, October 1, 2020, 4:00 - 5:00 PM 
A panel discussion with a focus on women of color, including two Baruch alumnae, and their experience in different industries such as Healthcare, Technology, and Finance. The panelists will also tackle questions like how they advance to leadership positions and the challenges they have faced in the workplace. Register
OFF-CAMPUS EVENTS
New! Uncovering the Secrets of Finding and Applying to Jobs in the Federal Government | U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services (HHS) + Food and Drug Administration (FDA) + Center for Drugs Evaluation and Research | Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 1:00 - 3:00 PM | Register
New! Becoming an Instructional Designer: Translate "Teaching" for Industry | Wednesday, September 16, 2020, 8:00 PM | Register
New! How To Land Your Dream Job in 10 Weeks (Without Applying Online) | Monday, September 21, 2020, 8:00 PM | Register
New! Colgate Careers Day | Wednesday, September 23, 2020 | Choose Morning Session: 10:00 AM -12:00 PM OR Afternoon session: 3:00 - 5:00 PM | Register for the Morning Session OR Afternoon Session
New! Brooklyn College Magner Career Center Hosts Finding Your Hidden Network to Aid Your Job Search | Wednesday, September 23rd, 12:30 - 2 PM | Register
New! Virtual Animal Careers Week- Advocacy and Education | Wednesday, September 23rd, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM | Register
New! How Big Data and Voting Behavior Impact U.S. Environmental Policy-Making | Hosted by the United Nations Association of New York (UNA-NY) | Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 6:00 - 7:00 PM | More information and Register
DHS is Hiring - Students and Recent Graduates | Department of Homeland Security | Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 6:00 - 8:00 PM | Register
New! Megaregion Transportation Policy Symposium | Thursday October 1st, 2020, 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM | Check out the Symposium Website. Register