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Skidmore College
Career Development Center
Senior Success Week

SCHEDULE of  EVENTS

January 11 - 15, 2021

Open to the Class of 2021 and Class of 2020
Daily programming includes panels and workshops around
managing finances, finding a job, networking, negotiating your
first offer, understanding the corporate culture, graduate school, and more. 


Monday, January 11, 2021

Time Topic          

11:00 am - noon

Registration

Interviewing
Presenter: Lauren Sisson

 

 

 

 

 

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Registration

Networking & Job Searching
Hosted by: Kim Crabbe
Panelists: Mark Josephson '94, Neil McKinnon '97, and Olivia Barreto ‘17 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Time Topic

9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Mock Interview Day
Hosted by: Skidmore College Career Counselors

Register to reserve your 30 minute appointment

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Time Topic

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Registration

Gap Year Programs
Hosted by: Penny Loretto
Panelists: Benjamin Marks ‘18, Clara-Sophia Daly '20, Amanda Peckler '20, and Hadia Bakkar '20

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Registration

10 Things About Money Every Skidmore Grad Needs to Know
Hosted by: Kim Crabbe
Presenter: Ally-Jane (Grossan) Ayers ‘10

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Resgistration

Fellowships 
Hosted by: Penny Loretto
Panelists: David Schlenker ’13, Olivia Golden '18,
Lydia Bernard-Jones ’19, and Olivia Glaser '20

Thursday, January 14, 2021

Time Topic
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Registration

Post-Graduation for International Students 
Hosted by: Soha Jafarzade
Presenter: Angela Botiba ‘15 

noon - 1 pm

Registration

The Crooked Mile Panel Discussion
Hosted by: Megan Jackson
Panelists: Matt Shrensel ‘09, Kezia Chee ‘09, Ryan Bailey ‘09, Molly Mary O’Brien ‘10, Sadie Kitchen '10, and Jason Sherwin '09 

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Registration

Navigating Corporate Culture
Hosted by: Pam Fisher
Panelists: Jenna Levy ‘09, Google, Kibuchi Banfield ‘08, Collective Health, and Mayte Espinal, Salesforce

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Registration
Grad School Admissions Prep 
Presenter: Shannon Rodriguez

Friday, January 15, 2021

Time Topic
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Registration
Negotiating Your First Offer
Hosted by: Kim Crabbe
Presenter: Kate Dixon, P’20 
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Registration
Understanding Employee Benefits
Hosted by: Lauren Sisson
Presenter: Kristin Stroebel '02