Career Services News

Career Services Trips Offer Insight Into Industry

November 3, 2015

During fall break, the Office of Career Services organized two MUDD on the Road company visits: Northrop Grumman on Oct. 19 and The Aerospace Corporation on Oct. 20. Each company prepared an informative tour of its facilities, hosted lunch and gave an overview of the company and its hiring practices. After the trips, attendees shared […]

Two-day Career Fair a Big Success

October 21, 2015

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Harvey Mudd College’s Fall Career Fair packed a newsworthy one-two punch this year, breaking records for both employer turnout and student attendance. For the first time, the Office of Career Services offered the event over the course of two days in an effort to make the experience more effective and enjoyable for employers and students alike. More than 100 employers set up […]

2015 Fall Career Fair Grows Into a Two-day Affair

August 24, 2015

For fall 2015, the Harvey Mudd College Office of Career Services (OCS) is introducing a two-day Job and Internship Fair to be held in the Linde Activities Center (LAC) on Thursday, Oct. 8 and Friday, Oct. 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. With company attendance growing every year—95 attended last fall—the space in LAC […]

Students Learn “What’s Cooking”

April 28, 2015

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The Aviation Room in Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons was packed on Wednesday, April 22, for the last Beyond the Bubble: Life After HMC seminar of the academic year. Chef Mike Telleria and Nancy Culbertson from Dining Services dished out tips and tricks to help students prepare meals while living on their own. Nancy Culbertson presented informative […]

Employment Attorney Sheds Light on Legal Matters

March 10, 2015

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The Office of Career Services was pleased to host Craig Byrnes ’88 as a presenter for the Beyond the Bubble: Life After HMC seminar series. An employment litigator and former engineer for NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Byrnes spoke to an engaged audience of 35, including faculty and staff, about various topics, including at-will vs. term […]

Top Recruiters Help Students Prepare for Career Fair

February 20, 2015

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As part of the Beyond the Bubble: Life After HMC seminar series, the Office of Career Services offered two helpful seminars to prepare students for the spring career fair. “Perfecting Your Pitch” and “Help From Yelp: Career Fair Tips” featured company recruiters and alumni giving tips on how best to present oneself and stand out […]

2015 Spring Career and Internship Fair  

February 20, 2015

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The Harvey Mudd College Office of Career Services (OCS) hosted its second career and internship fair of the academic year Friday, Feb. 13. The fair featured the largest number of employers in OCS history for a spring event (80). It was also the first fair that all employers who committed showed up! Over 600 Claremont […]

Learning How to Keep Your Hard-Earned Money

November 13, 2014

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Cynthia Beckwith, Harvey Mudd College’s assistant vice president for human resources, presented a workshop this week to students, faculty and staff focusing on how to avoid potential financial pitfalls, strategies to save for a rainy day and, in particular, how to read your paycheck. Beckwith stressed the importance of paying attention to detail: “It is […]

Inaugural Info Sessions Help Students Discover Summer Research Opportunities

October 31, 2014

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Harvey Mudd College’s Summer Undergraduate Research Program engages students and faculty members in projects across all academic departments. On Oct. 27 and 28, 2014, approximately 140 students attended the Beyond the Bubble: Life After Harvey Mudd information sessions titled “So You Want to Do Summer Research?” These sessions were organized through a collaborative effort between the […]

2014 Fall Career and Internship Fair

October 27, 2014

Harvey Mudd College’s 2014 Fall Career and Internship Fair was an overwhelming success. The Office of Career Services offered a Pre-Fair Mixer in the SkyCube the evening before the event, allowing students and employers the opportunity to chat informally before the fair. We received positive feedback about the mixer and plan to offer a similar […]

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