Contemplating your next steps beyond Hampshire can be daunting when you're busy working on your Div III. The CORC staff is here to support you on this journey. Here is a collection of job search, grad school, and networking resources to help you explore your options!
Whether you need help with resumes, cover letters, or personal statements, want to discuss your job search ideas and prospects, are seeking assistance with applying to grad school, or simply don’t know where to begin, our career counselors are here to support you! We can meet with you in person or by phone.
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JOBSEEKERS MAILING LIST
We encourage you to subscribe! You’ll receive daily emails with local and national job postings, as well as of Five College career fairs and other opportunities to network and discover opportunities. Note: Be sure to respond to the email confirming your subscription.
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WORKSHOPS, FAIRS, AND EVENTS
CORC’s workshops help you bridge your experiences at Hampshire with the world of work, with topics including resumes and cover letters, alumni networking, job searches, LinkedIn, applying to grad school, and learning more about who you are and where you want to go. Check out our calendar for dates, as well as information about upcoming Five College and other area career and grad school fairs and events.
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GRAD SCHOOL FAQs AND MORE
Half of you will go on to earn advanced or terminal degrees in your chosen field, be that in the humanities, arts, sciences, medicine, or law. CORC can help you navigate the timeline and process of exploring and applying to schools.
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When you ask for a job, you get advice. When you ask for advice, you get a job.
-- Succinct words from an enlightened alum
Each semester, CORC welcomes a number of alums back to Hampshire to have casual one-on-one conversations with students exploring a variety of career paths and professional fields. CORC Calendar >>
Alumni Directory See where alums live and work, and connect with those in your region and/or fields of interest.
JOB SEARCH DATABASES, LOGIN INFO, AND LINKS
Some of our favorite databases and websites, as diverse and varied as Hampshire students’ passions and interests. If you want help getting started--or keeping going--be sure to schedule an appointment at CORC!
Hamplink: Three Databases, Thousands of Opportunities
Hampshire's own database of local and Hampshire-connection positions, with portals to the Liberal Arts Career Network (LACN) and the Nationwide Internships Consortium (NIC.) Check all three databases for paid internships, fellowships, and entry-level jobs.
TIP: The LACN database has the most entry-level job postings! Use your Hampshire username and password
Current Jobs for Grads >>Click here for password
Jobs and paid internships nationwide categorized in Liberal Arts, Writing/Editing/Communications, Management/Business, Education, International, Art, and Performing Arts.
Jobs in the Valley
Part- and full-time opportunities throughout western Mass.
Connecting the green leaders of tomorrow with good work today.
Good Foods Jobs
Satisfying the hunger for meaningful work.
Connecting people, organizations, and resources to help build a world where all people can live free and dignified lives.
Connecting short-term job adventurers to unique opportunities nationwide.
Additional Job Search Websites (General and by Interest Area)
Check out the CORC calendar for a full listing of all our upcoming events, including workshops, Alum 1-2-1 visits, and Five College career and grad school fairs, and more. CORC Calendar >>
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