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NEXT 2017: Spend a day job shadowing a Northwestern alumnus this spring

Register for the annual 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 to learn more about different professional fields.¬† More than 500 alumni from organizations in a range of fields, such as Google, San Francisco Ballet, Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago Cubs and many more, have volunteered to host students. Registration runs Jan. 20 through Feb. 7* at http://mentor.northwestern.edu/programs/next Learn more about the program and registration process at an information session Choose from one of three information sessions* (same content will be covered at each): 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 Log into CareerCat (Events > Workshops tab) to RSVP: http://www.northwestern.edu/careers/job-intern-prep/resources/careercat/index.html *Information sessions are highly recommended, but not required to register for the program *Please note: Students should create a NEXT account before Friday, January 27 (accounts need to be approved, which typically occurs within 1-2 business days) and may return to complete their registration by Tuesday, February 7. Questions? Email next.student@northwestern.edu. Co-sponsored by Northwestern Career Advancement and the Northwestern Alumni Association.