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February 24, 2023 – Upcoming Events, Opportunities & Resources

From the Advisor:

Hold tight, Hoyas! Spring Beak is right around the corner. Until then, there are a number of events on your horizon… 

  • (Virtual) Startup Career Fair (Wednesday, March 1st from 5-7pm ET): The Startup Career Fair brings the DMV’s most innovative startups and high-growth companies together to offer Hoyas exciting career opportunities in our local startup ecosystem. REGISTER HERE
  • (Virtual) Marketing and Communications Career Fair (Wednesday, March 1, 3:30pm – 5:30pm ET):  This virtual fair will allow you to connect with employers for both group sessions and 1-on-1 conversations.  Participating agencies include Edelman, Small Girls PR and Wunderman Thompson. REGISTER HERE
  • Alumni-In-Residence, Marketing Edition (Thursday, March 16th: 1:30pm – 4:30pm & Friday, March 17th: 9:30am-12:30pm): Are you interested in marketing jobs and internships but feel lost about timelines? Our alumni-in-residence, who come from Edelman, Weber Shandwick, Google & more, will answer your questions about skills needed, employers, and timelines. Select their names below to learn more about each alumni.  To sign up for a time, find their name on the bottom tabs of this Google sheet and enter in your contact details.
    • Thursday, March 16th: 1:30pm – 4:30pm
      Giuliana Pence (in-person, Cawley)
    • Friday, March 17th: 9:30am-12:30pm
      Adrian Abrams (in-person, Cawley)
      Grace Donabedian (virtual)
      Helene Vincent (in-person, Cawley)
      Ianthe Metzger (in-person, Cawley)
      Ryan Zimmerman (in-person, Cawley)

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Please note that this is a sampling of jobs and internships with approaching application deadlines. Go to Handshake to see the complete list.

Job and internship opportunities can be found in a variety of places.  Check out Handshake, Indeed, Idealist, LinkedIn, Google, company websites and professional associations. Do not limit your search, and make sure you set job alerts.  And check out Hoya Gateway and LinkedIn for networking opportunities with Georgetown alumni.

Chatting About Museums with ChatGPT

I could have researched and written an essay about what ChatGPT and what it might mean for the museum sector—but what a missed opportunity that would be. Instead I invited ChatGPT itself to explore that topic. (The following questions have been lightly edited to fit the blog format, but ChatGPT’s replies are reproduced verbatim.) Read more.

Elizabeth Merritt – American Alliance of Museums | January 25, 2023

Industry Advisor: Jacki Banks
Drop-ins are held M-F from 1pm-3pm at the Cawley Career Education Center. 
Undergraduates interested in a 1:1 with Jacki can schedule a 30-minute appointment via Handshake. 

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