NEW for Summer 2023: Bergh Family Fellows Intern Scholar Stipend (Application Open NOW through March 20, 2023)

The Bergh Family Fellows program at Lafayette was created to support internships, global engagement, and research experiences for 1,000 students across the next five years (200 students per year). The Gateway Career Center is one of three College offices identified …

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Welcome to the Gateway Career Center!

Welcome! Here you will find a centralized collection of all resources, opportunities, and events that Gateway provides. Take your first step by signing up for personalized communications related to your career interests, personal identities and affinities, and career planning needs.

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What is a Career Interest Community?

Career Interest communities, available from the “Explore Career Interests” menu of the site, allow you to connect with career field-specific alumni, information, and resources to explore your professional interests and connect to meaningful opportunities. We encourage you to follow any of …

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Talent is Evenly Distributed. Opportunity is Not.

**Article, video, and story written by PeopleGrove and originally published here:
https://www.peoplegrove.com/success-stories/career-access-lafayette-college/

To level the playing field for underserved student groups, Lafayette is using the PeopleGrove platform to promote career access for students and alumni—starting with career exploration.

Lafayette College …

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Volunteers Needed to Support the Gateway Career Center

Register to host an in-person or remote January 2023 Extern by 9/30!

Did you know? Each year, approximately 300 sophomores, juniors, and seniors participate in short-term job shadowing opportunities through the Lafayette College January Externship Program.

Students participate in Externships to:
•   …

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Students explore careers through job-shadow program

In January, more than 300 students participated in Gateway’s externship program and got a glimpse of life in a variety of workplaces.

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Shawn Coughlin ’87, president and CEO of National Association for Behavioral Healthcare, hosted students in …

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Advice for new college grads-turned-job hunters

By Chloe Nouvelle
June 2, 2022

‘Tis the season for college graduation. It’s a time when caps and gowns are traded for suits, ties, and other professional attire. 

Alana Klass, senior associate director and coordinator for access, equity, and inclusion …

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Learn where some 2022 grads are headed and how Gateway helped along the way

By Stephen Wilson

Meet a few members of the Class of 2022 and find out what they are doing after they turn their tassels to the left.

Maria Padilla ’22
Biology with a minor in Spanish
Destination:
Technical research assistant …

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Students shadow alumni and parents across range of industries

By Stephen Wilson

For some students, January might be a break between terms, but for nearly 300 Lafayette students it became a career-defining moment as they shadowed alumni and parents in a range of industries and work environments across the …

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