CE&D Weekly Newsletter

Week of October 9th, 2013

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Big Red Graduate/Professional School Fair

Taking place October 10th on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Slayter Union. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., this event will bring representatives from over 32 schools and from varying programs. This is the perfect event to learn more about Graduate and Professional schools and to find different programs that could be right for you.

Discussions with Alumni

Thursday, October 10th at 4:30 p.m. in 218 Burton Morgan. Gain tips and success strategies from a Trustee and member of a graduate school admissions committee. Jeff Masten, from the class of 86,' an Associate Professor of English & of Gender and Sexuality Studies at Northwestern University will share insight on his career and Graduate Schools.

Weekly Externship Features

Medical Industry Externship - The Ohio State University Division of Plastic Surgery
Dr. Anne Taylor, a Denison alumna, is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery with the Ohio State University Department of Plastic Surgery. She is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. For those interested in the medical field, especially those considering becoming a surgeon, apply today to spend a day with Anne and learn more about her typical day. The deadline is November 15th, on DULink.

Legal Industry Externship - Thomas M. Cooley Law School - Detroit, Michigan

John Nussbaumer graduated from Denison in 1973 and is now the Dean of Thomas M. Cooley Law School. While Dean Nussbaumer does not have an externship directly available, he has plenty of contacts in the Detroit area and he is willing to reach out to set one up for students interested in the legal field. Learn more and apply through DULink today. The deadline is November 15th, on DULink.

Check Out The Blog!

Through the Student Development Page on Denison.edu, CE&D has posted a few blogs relating to Students and questions or situations they might be facing. The latest, "Internships; A simple approach to jumpstart your search," by Brian Collingwood is a must read for students beginning their search for their next summer experience. The link is below:


Noteworthy Events-Requiring RSVP

Big Red Roadtrip Columbus - JPMorgan
This trip is highly advised for any student interested in financial services and/or social media careers. On the morning of Oct 18th, CE&D will take 10 students to tour JPMorgan's regional headquarters in Columbus. The tour will include their Social Media Command Center and Telephone Banking Center. RSVP today to take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about JPMorgan Chase during your Fall Break.

Big Red Roadtrip Columbus - Columbus Zoo

This trip is ideal for any student considering a career working with animals. In the afternoon of Oct 18th, CE&D will take 10 students to visit The Columbus Zoo. The visit will include a meeting with recent alumni who will provide an overview of internship and entry-level opportunities at the zoo. The visit will also include a brief tour of one of the zoo's exhibits. RSVP today to take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about The Columbus Zoo during your Fall Break.

Save The Date!

Interview Techniques


4:30 p.m. 218 Burton Morgan

Big Red Grad/Prof School Fair


11 a.m.-2 p.m. Slayter

12-1 p.m. Curtis Dining Hall

Internship Info Session
11:30 a.m. 115 Burton Morgan

Writing Resumes & Cover Letters
11:30 a.m. 115 Burton Morgan

Free Time?

Make sure you are networking! Create a LinkedIn profile and join the Denison Network to start your own personal network. Also, explore Denison Everywhere and the mentoring program. Visit CE&D to set up your account.

Do not hesitate to reach out to people. For tips and advice on networking letters, please visit CE&D for handouts and person-to-person help.