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NCA Weekly Events 1-16-2017 thru 1-20-2017


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Tuesday, Jan. 17 | 12-3 p.m. | Norris, 2nd Floor | All Undergraduate Students
Learn about summer programs, classes, internships and research, and prepare for applications with resume reviews and services from NCA staff and other Northwestern offices. Hosted by Residential Services.
Learn more >>Career Express Advising in the Main Library
Weekdays | 2-4 p.m. | NCA Express Advising Center (Main Library, 2N Core)
If you need immediate feedback, a resume/cover letter review or have quick questions, you can see us without an appointment! Drop in Monday through Friday from 2-4 p.m. at the NCA Express Advising Center located in the Main Library, 2nd Floor, North Tower, Core.
Winter express advising schedule >>


NEXT Information Sessions
Three options, each covers same content, open to all students:
Monday, Jan. 23 | 3-4 p.m. | Armadillo Room
Tuesday, Jan. 24 | 4-5 p.m. | Armadillo Room
Wednesday, Jan. 25 | 12-1 p.m. | Arch Room

Learn about how to participate in the Northwestern Externship Program (NEXT) — a one-day shadowing program that allows current Northwestern students to accompany alumni on the job in an industry of their choice this spring. Registration begins January 20 and runs through February 7. Co-sponsored by the Northwestern Alumni Association.
Register in CareerCat (Events > Workshops) >>
Learn more about NEXT >>


NYC Startup Trek
Application Deadline: Monday, Jan. 30 | Trek: During spring break (Tuesday, Mar. 21 & Wednesday, Mar. 22) | All Undergraduate Students
Join NCA on its first Startup Trek to New York City during spring break to visit growing companies and meet with key alumni. Participating companies include Yext, Cheddar, Compass and others.
Apply >>

Learn about career opportunities at employer information sessions, networking events and coffee chats. Log into CareerCat-Events-Information Sessions for complete details, intended audience, and to RSVP. Check the details in CareerCat the day of the session, as some information may change.

Jan. 16
Jan. 17
Jan. 18
Jan. 19
Jan. 20
Martin Luther King Jr.
No Sessions
Civic Consulting AllianceIRICapital One
NCA Corporate Sponsor
No Sessions
High Mountain Institute

A sample of other opportunities in CareerCat right now:

  • Merkle: Specialist, Search Engine Optimization, Full-Time (CareerCat Job ID: 134679)
  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum: Summer Intern (CareerCat Job ID: 136944)
  • Youth & Opportunity United: Y.O.U. Program Assistant Fellow (CareerCat Job ID 131857)

Looking for more jobs/internships in a range of career fields? Log into CareerCat to select, update or add to your list of career interests to get tailored emails about opportunities >>
Follow @JobsforCats for frequent job/internship Tweets >>


Search local part-time and non-work study jobs on QuadJobs
QuadJobs is a central job portal specifically for part-time or one-off jobs in the communities surrounding campus as well as non-work study on-campus jobs. To get started, sign up with QuadJobs using your email address >>
Note: If you’re looking for internship opportunities and full-time positions, those can be found in CareerCat. Search internships and full-time opportunities in CareerCat >>

UChicago CURE Summer Research Program
Application Deadline: Friday, Jan. 20 (before midnight CST) | Program Dates: June 19-Aug. 11 | First-Years, Sophomores
UChicago CURE is a summer research program for underrepresented college students interested in careers in biomedicine. Participants work full time in cancer research laboratories and engage in weekly career- and skill- building activities and social events. The programs are free, and students receive a $3,500 stipend.
Learn more + Apply >>
ChicagoCHEC Research Fellows Program 2017
Application Deadline: Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 11:59 pm CST | Undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students who are planning to apply to graduate or medical school
The Chicago Cancer Health Equity Collaborative (ChicagoCHEC) Research Fellows will spend the summer in seminars and research rotations learning from leading researchers and will have the option to be matched with a research mentor and research project during the academic year.
Learn more >>
Apply >>

GESI Study Abroad Program
Join the GESI program and work with communities abroad, gaining professional experience, and working to create sustainable change in collaboration with local partners.
Attend an info session >>
Learn more about the program >>
Apply >>

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