The Career Center offers big school resources with the personal
attention that's unique to the Mount community. You can learn
powerful skills and gain experience when you participate in our
many events throughout the year.
Fall 2013 Events
Professional Careers in Science
Thurs. 9/12 3:50—5:00 pm, AQ 216
Learn about careers based in science from a panel of
professionals. Information about jobs, graduate schools and
strategies for success.
Ace the Interview!
Thurs., 9/19 3:50—5 pm, AQ216
Nurse recruiters share interview tips.
Your Day In Court
Fri., 9/20 9:30-1:30 pm
Spend a day at the Orange County Courthouse. Meet judges and
lawyers, and observe court proceedings. Lunch provided.
Pre-register in the Career Center.
Networking: It’s who you know!
Tue., 10/1 3:50 pm Aquinas Atrium
What is networking? How can you use it to connect with others?
Local young professionals share how they started their careers.
Improv(e) Your Interview Skills
Thurs., 10/10 3:50—5pm, AQ Stage
Ace your next interview! Learn techniques that will improve your
skills in this interactive workshop.
The Dream Share Project
Mon, 11/04 7-9 pm, Hudson Auditorium
Learn how successful people turned their dreams into reality. Set
your own wheels in motion by watching this film and participating
in the interactive workshop.
The Fine Art of $alary Negotiation
Tue., 11/05 3:50-5 pm, AQ 109
Learn how to negotiate the best starting salary that will prepare
you up for future financial success.
Hit a Home Run with a Career in Sports!
Wed., 11/13 7-9 pm, Hudson Auditorium
Mount alumna Tyler Tumminia returns to share stories of her
successes and achievements as a senior vice president in
professional baseball. Learn how to launch your own career in
Thursday, 9/26 3:50—5 pm AQ 55
Wednesday, 10/16 3:30—4:30 pm AQ 55
Tuesday, 11/19 3:50—5 pm AQ 55
Create your professional on-line presence. Build your profile
and learn networking and job search tips.
Vanacore, et al!
Wed., 9/18 11:30 am-3 pm
Calling all future CPAs! Meet individual departments and have
Q&A time with Mount alumni and recent college graduates. Lunch
provided. Professional attire and pre-registration required.
Thursday, 10/17 2-5 pm, Poughkeepsie Journal
Get the Scoop! Attend the afternoon news meeting and see how the
front page of the newspaper is created. Learn about digital news
and tour the historic building. Staff will ask you to share your
reading habits, where you get the news and more! Pre-registration
with the Career Center is required.
Graduate School Information
Graduate School Fair
Wed., 9/25 1-4 pm, AQ Atrium
Meet graduate school recruiters and learn about programs,
financial aid and admission requirements.
Grad School Information Session
Tues., 9/10 4—5pm AQ 163
Wed., 10/09 4—5pm AQ 163
Detailed, step by step information on how to apply to and how to
obtain financing for graduate school.
the Career Center staff and learn what we can do for you!
Contact the Career Center for specific dates and details, or
stop into the office to speak with one our