How the CLS Can Assist Grinnell College Alumni
Do you need guidance in dealing with a career change? The CLS can help!
We can provide you with assistance on your resume, direct you toward job search resources, and even help you with career exploration and the application process to graduate and professional school. Use the following resources to get started!
Resources for Students
PioneerLink lists a variety of internships, on-campus career events, and jobs posted both directly to Grinnell students and a nationwide network of colleges and universities.
How To Meet With a CLS Counselor
Fifteen minutes or fewer. No need for an appointment.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday
8:30 a.m.-noon and
1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.
Fifteen minutes or fewer-no need for an appointment-to discuss specific topics:
1-5 p.m. Tuesdays at Spencer Grill
8 a.m.-noon Thursdays at CLS
Career-planning checklist for first-year students
Advising - Our Career Staff can assist with self-assessment and career exploration in addition to enhancing job and graduate school search techniques. Career Counseling can help students define skills, values, and interests, while developing a plan for the future.
Internships - Internships help students gain the practical knowledge and skills that will be marketable upon graduation. Students plan their own internships, shaping them to fit their interests, skills, and academic background.
Selection Process Timeline
Applications for the Namibia, Grinnell, and New Orleans fellowships are DUE NOV. 17, 2014.
Interviews of qualified candidates will take place in the beginning of December, 2014.
Fellowship Selection Criteria
Fellows will be selected based on: