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Career Development Center

Signature Events


Finding Your Place

Finding Your Place in the New Economy, 
our virtual event series, featuring various speakers offering career tips, strategies, and personal stories during  unprecedented times.  Open to all class years and majors. Learn More.

Career Jam Logo

Career Jam is Skidmore's largest on-campus networking event of the year. Held annually during Celebration Weekend, this event brings parents, alumni, employers and students together for conversation around a topic on every student’s mind: careers.  Learn more.  Students can register for Career Jam 2019 on Handshake.


CIC Logo

Skidmore College is a member of the Career and Internship Connections (CIC) consortium that sponsors an annual career fair and interview day in New York City over the January break. This event is an excellent opportunity for networking and interviewing for internships and full-time positions with 85+ employers. Learn more.

Skidmore Recruitment Day

Skidmore Recruitment Day features employers offering job opportunities for prospective graduates.The event will offer seniors possible opportunity to interview with multiple companies in one day, in one convenient location. Invited employers are organizations typically with Skidmore parent or alumni connections, or those companies who historically have recruited with Skidmore College. Learn more.

Career Community Events

Career Community Events are held throughout the academic year and hosted by the Career Development Center. These events and tours are community-specific,  bringing industry professionals and students together.  Examples include the Wall Street 101 and Consulting 101 panel events, the Media & Entertainment tour in New York City, and a Health Professions Panel and Reception.  Students should log into Handshake to view an ongoing calendar of career events.