2022-23 Career Education Event Highlights

2022–23 Career Education Event Highlights

Note: Please see Handshake for event times and locations not specified, and to RSVP.

Highlighted events for the academic year are listed below. For a full schedule, check Handshake’s Event Listings regularly!

Check Handshake for drop-in advising hours with Peer Career Mentors and the Fellowships team. Employer events and Career Essentials programming are also added on a continual basis.

Career Education sends all students a Digest e-mail every Sunday evening with a rundown of events for the upcoming week. Plus — make sure you’re signed up for Industry-specific newsletters by filling out your Career Interest profile in Handshake!

Color Key
Career Essentials  Fellowships  Internships 
Industry-Specific   Civic Engagement


 

September 2022

Sept. 7: Meet the New STEM Advisors (4:30–6:30pm, The Leaky Beaker) • 

Sept. 12: Interviewing Workshop (1 pm) • 

Sept. 12: Resume Workshop (4 pm) • 

Sept. 12 – 16:  Student Employee Kick-Off Week (co-hosted with Human Resources)  

Sept. 13: Business, Consulting, Finance, Marketing, & STEM On-Campus Career Fair (3 – 6 pm) 

Sept. 19 – 30: Fall Law Event Series  

Sept. 19: Cover Letter Workshop (1 pm) 

Sept. 26 – Oct. 20: Fall Tech Series  

Sept. 22: Launch: A Guide to Life After College (Conference, 4:30 – 8pm) 

Sept. 26: Wellesley-funded Internships Information Session (1 pm)  

Sept. 28: Wellesley-funded Internships Information Session (Harambee House, 4 pm)  

Sept. 29: Wellesley-funded Internships Information Session (Acorns, 5 pm)  

Sept. 30 – Oct. 15: Registration open for UpSkill: Event Series for Banking and Entrepreneurship  

October 2022

Oct. 1 – Nov. 1 (5 pm): Fall cycle Wellesley-sponsored Internship Applications open 

Oct. 3: Wellesley-sponsored Internships Info Session (LCW 413, 1 pm) 

Oct. 2 – 6: International Affairs Week (Event Series) 

Oct. 5: Resume Workshop (PNE 127, 4pm) and Cover Letter Workshop (PNE 127, 5 pm) 

Oct. 11: Resume Workshop (SCI 401, 4pm) and Cover Letter Workshop (SCI 401, 5 pm) 

Oct. 27–Nov. 3: Wintersession Alternative Break application period 

Oct. 12 – Dec. 9: Registration opens for Embark!: A First Year Career Retreat  

Oct. 15: Registration closes for UpSkill: Event Series for Banking and Entrepreneurship  

Oct. 17: Medical School Application Kick-Off  

Oct. 18: Resume Workshop (PNE Atrium, 6 pm) 

Oct. 20: Cover Letter Workshop (PNE Atrium, 6 pm) 

Oct. 20: Preliminary Application Review Day #1 for all fall cycle Wellesley-Sponsored Internships • (Appointment blocks will be open in Handshake)

Oct. 20: Tech Career Event Series concludes  

Oct. 24: Fellowships Summer Planning Week for Undergrads (Workshops & application working party for multiple fellowship deadlines) 

Oct. 25: Preliminary Application Review Day #2 for all fall cycle Wellesley-Sponsored Internships • (Appointment blocks will be open in Handshake)

Oct. 25: Working Party for Wellesley-Funded Internship Applications (5 – 6:30 pm, PNE Atrium) 

Oct. 25: Cover Letter Workshop (PNE Atrium, 7 pm) 

Oct. 26: What I Wish I Knew My First Year — for Pre-Health Students  

Oct. 27: Sophomore Resource Fair & Panel  

Oct. 27: Working Party for Wellesley-Funded Internship Applications (5 – 6:30 pm, PNE Atrium) 

November 2022

Nov. 1, 5 pm: Fall cycle Wellesley-sponsored Internship Applications close   

Nov. 9: Introduction to Leadership Development/Rotational Programs  

Nov. 16–24: Spring Alternative Break application period 
 

December 2022

January 2023

Jan. 14 – 21: Wintersession Alternative Break Trips 

Jan. 17– 20: UpSkill! Event Series for Investment Banking & Entrepreneurship 

Jan. 21 – 22: Embark!: A First Year Career Retreat  

Jan. 23: Deadline for the Wellesley College Graduate Fellowships 

Jan. 30: Wellesley-sponsored Internships General Info Session (1 pm)  

Jan. 30 – Feb. 4: Spring Law Mini-Series 

February 2023

Feb. 1 – Mar. 1: Spring cycle Wellesley-sponsored Internship Applications open (including Career Education Grants

Feb. 6 – 10: Science Research, Math, & Data Science Week (Event Series)  

Feb. 6: Wellesley-sponsored Internships General Info Session (1 pm) 

Feb. 7: Public Health Panel Discussion  

Feb. 9: Policy/International Affairs: What is a Think Tank and How Do They Hire?  

Feb. 13 – Mar. 3: Education and Nonprofit Careers Event Series  

Feb. 13: Ministrare Fellow applications open • (link available in Handshake jobs section on 2/13)

Feb. 16: Spring Wellesley-sponsored Internships Preliminary Application Review Day #1 • (Appointment blocks will be open in Handshake)

Feb. 21 – 24: Grad School & Postgrad Fellowships Event Series 

Feb. 24: Spring Wellesley-sponsored Internships Preliminary Application Review Day #2 • (Appointment blocks will be open in Handshake)

Feb. 24: Medical & Dental Students Personal Statement Workshop (12 pm)  

March 2023

Mar. 1: Spring cycle Wellesley-sponsored Internship Applications close (including Career Education Grants

Mar. 3: Education & Nonprofit Careers Event Series concludes  

Mar. 6 – 17: Arts, Communication, & Media Event Series  

Mar. 13 – 17: Careers in the Health Professions Event Series  

Mar. 25 – Apr. 1: Spring Alternative Break Trips 

April 2023

Apr. 3– 7: Startup Week (Event Series)  

Apr. 3: Ministrare Coordinator applications open • (link available in Handshake jobs section on 4/3)

Apr. 10: Case Interview Prep Week (Event Series)  

Apr. 14: Smith College & Wellesley College Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Summit (10 am – 2 pm) 

May 2023

May 1 –12: Student Application Period for Hive Internship Project (HIPs)  

May 8: Medical Application Review (12 pm)  

May 9: DO and Dental Application Review (12 pm)