Parents

March Career Center Notes for Parents

The Career Center is open during spring break.  Students can call the office at 860/685-2180 to make full-length appointments between 8:30 am to 5 pm or 15 minute drops between 1 – 3:30 pm. Appointments may be conducted by phone, Skype or in person!

Two upcoming Grant Deadlines – Both are due March 26, 2013

  • The Nancy Campbell - Through the Nancy Campbell National Trust for Historic Preservation Internship Program, a Wesleyan sophomore, junior or senior can participate in a 10-week paid opportunity to be involved in projects, attend weekly education seminars and field trips.  The intern will have an opportunity to promote cultural diversity, conduct research and/or write on historical topics.  The internship is named in honor of Nancy Campbell, former chairperson of the National Trust for Historic Preservation and wife of former Wesleyan University President Colin Campbell.
  • The Richard Miller - Established to honor Woodhouse/Sysco Professor of Economics Richard A. Miller, the Richard Miller Summer Experience Grant assists a Wesleyan University junior in financing a summer internship related to a potential business career.  The summer experience should be full-time for a minimum of 8 weeks.

Cardinal Internships – of the 54 internships listed by alumni/parents specifically for Wesleyan students, 18 of them still have open deadlines!  Have students check the Cardinal Internships 1-click search in MyCC for details.

Students are getting jobs and internships!  If your student has accepted an opportunity for the summer or for after graduation, be sure they inform us at careercenter@wesleyan.edu.  We use this information to maintain relationships with employers who are interested in Wesleyan students.