Maximize your experience at the Monterey Institute by attending professional development events and workshops.
Events & Workshops
The Center for Advising and Career Services hosts events, workshops and courses throughout the year including: career exploration workshops, employer information sessions, resume and cover letter workshops, and a Career Design Strategies course. Whether you're preparing for an internship or applying to your first post-graduate position, attending these events will help you hone your resume building skills and launch your dream career. See our events calendar for further details on upcoming events.
Student and Alumni Speaker Series
The Student and Alumni Speaker Series offers three to four webinars annually featuring distinguished alumni offering insightful perspectives on topics applicable to Monterey Institute students and alumni. All webinars are recorded and posted online. If you are interested in hearing about a specific topic or presenting, we would love to hear from you. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Career Focus Day
Career Focus Day takes place in the fall semester and provides a chance to focus on your career development and get a jump start in planning for the job and internship hunt. Typical activities include self-assessment workshops, employer and alumni panels, and roundtable discussions with relevant professionals.
The Monterey Institute hosts an annual career fair exclusively for the Monterey Institute community. The career fair is held early in the spring semester each year and draws organizations looking to share information about their mission and to recruit for internships, work-study, consultancies and full-time positions.
Washington, D.C. Spring Break Networking Trip
The Center for Advising and Career Services and the Alumni Office hosted a number of events in the Washington, D.C. area during the week of Spring Break, from March 18-22, 2013 to introduce current students and recent alumni to our extensive employer and alumni network.
MBA Silicon Valley Spring Break Company Tours and Alumni Networking Trip
Center staff and students toured organizations and met with Bay Area alumni on March 22, 2013. This trip was targeted towards our MBA, MBA/IEP Joint Degree and Dual Degree MBA students. Stay tuned: we will continue to build on these successful field trips in the coming year!