Career Development News
This is a time to encourage your student to visit us about summer internship and post-graduation job searches. Know that all career services will continue virtually during the summer. Career educators are available to assist students through Zoom appointments.
The Career Development Center space is under construction. We plan to reopen late summer. Encourage your student to visit us virtually.
Summer is a great time for students to engage in career exploration activities:
- Meet with professionals in career fields of interest – conduct information-gathering with family, friends of family, work supervisors, and Tommie Alumni
- Set up a St. Thomas Connect account to communicate with helper-alums
- Set up job shadows as safety allows
- Create a LinkedIn Profile and Connect with professionals there
- Work on that resume!
Preview - Fall 2021
Accounting and Finance Corporate Recruiting - Large corporations and employers hiring in the fields of accounting and finance are usually ready to begin their recruiting activities as early as September. Students are encouraged to get feedback on their resume by end of summer to be ready to apply.
The Minnesota Private College Consortium will be hosting a Corporate Recruiting Fair on September 21. Invited employers will represent large national and regional corporations. Details will be placed on the Career Development homepage by late summer.