Career Services recognizes how vital it is to have diverse partners, advisors, supporters, and friends to advance and deepen our programming and to increase the network of professionals to advise students about industry expectations and roles. Support from individuals or organizations makes a difference in the lives and career paths of our students.
Career Services hosts a growing number of recruitment events including a business and STEM fair and a graduate and professional school fair in the fall as well as a job and internship fair in the spring. In addition to recruiting candidates from Gordon, companies and organizations are also able to sponsor these events to provide greater visibility. Contact Career Services to explore sponsorship opportunities ➔
Alumni, parents, neighbors, professional contacts, friends of the College and other supporters are welcome to share company information as well as job and internship postings through our career platform, Handshake. (Position descriptions can also be sent to Career Services via email@example.com and our staff will activate them in GoHire.) Job postings are available to both Gordon students and alumni who are searching for professional opportunities. Visit Handshake for Posting a Job or Internship ➔
Gordon College is changing the landscape of career development for our students through active planning of a new Center for Personal and Professional Development. More comprehensive services, early career advising, greater exposure to organizations and professionals, increased engagement with internships and research are just some of the advances being developed to equip students with a deeper understanding of and professional preparation for pursuing their calling. Unique opportunities exist for contributing to the new Center and for funding Gordon Global Internships. When making your gift, please select “Other” and designate “Career Services—new Center” or “Career Services—Gordon Global Internships.” Make a gift to expand opportunities for students ➔
Professionals from many sectors have partnered with Career Services to provide resume reviews or mock interviews, serve as guest speakers for industry panels, host students groups for tours and information sessions at their companies, and inspire students through Convocation talks or the annual Calling and Career Conference for sophomores. Contact Career Services to get involved ➔