Business Newsletter: Upcoming Events, Opportunities, and Resources

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March 23, 2020

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From the Advisor:

Hi everyone,

Congratulations to all of us for transitioning to and navigating an extremely different environment than we’ve been accustomed to. I don’t know about you but Zoom is basically my life now. 

As we get ourselves back into the swing of things from the comfort of a desk, a kitchen table, or a couch (#guilty), I encourage you all to re-introduce some structure into your life. Here’s the thing – when you’re on campus, your mind is engaged in so many different ways. Your life was a mix of academics, extracurricular activities, social engagements, and the like. But now, you find yourself sitting in front of a screen for far longer than you’re used to, to take things in while staying connected with the world. 

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The best thing you can do for yourself is to develop a routine. Maybe it’s starting your day with prayer and meditation. For some, it could be closing the laptop and making lunch for yourself every day. I’ve been taking a long walk in the evenings to decompress (and so I don’t become one with my couch). Whatever it is, find some things that spark joy and help you regain normalcy; we have all been upended from what we know to some uncharted territories these days.

I don’t have many updates beyond what I shared last week on the recruiting front, so hang in there! Lots of companies are still getting their bearings and time will tell how this will affect available roles for the upcoming season. In the meantime, feel free to drop a line, stop by virtual drop-ins (1-3PM on weekdays), and/or make a Handshake appointment if you have any questions or need to talk.

Stay healthy and stay well.


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Trailblazers: Women of AT&T (new window)
Mar. 26 | 11:30AM-12:30PM | Virtual (new window)

Women play a big role at AT&T. With a workforce of 31% and a management team that’s 35% female, women make a big impact in technology here. More than 17,200 AT&T women work in STEM roles, and over 1,100 have earned patents. This is why we make sure women at AT&T feel supported in everything they do.

Join us to hear from five of our inspirational Trailblazers on AT&T’s culture, Employee Groups and Mentorship. We’ll also discuss topics such as managing work-life balance, supporting the next generation of female leaders and more.

Ares Management – Virtual Info Session! (new window)
Mar. 27 | 9-10AM | Virtual (new window)

Join Ares Management professionals from our Private Equity, Credit and Real Estate businesses to learn more about a career in finance and future job opportunities and internships with the firm.

Evercore 2021 Summer Analyst Coffee Chats at Georgetown (new window)
Mar. 31 | 3-5PM | Virtual (new window)

To be considered, please submit your resume using the link above.

Evercore is hosting virtual coffee chats or phone conversations for current Sophomores interested in recruiting for Evercore’s 2021 Summer Analyst Investment Banking program (NY M&A, Menlo Park-Tech, Menlo Park-Healthcare, Houston-Energy, Chicago-Industrials). Coffee chats will include up to two 20 minute informational conversations to learn more about the firm and analyst experience. To apply, please submit your resume by 11:55pm on March 25th. Selected candidates will receive confirmation in an email by March 30th.

Please note due to the ongoing environment with COVID-19, these coffee chats will now be held virtually or over the phone and for those interested in M&A only.

We will host conversations with selected candidates interested in Private Capital Advisory and Strategic Shareholder/Defense Advisory at a later date. PCA and Strategic Shareholder/Defense Advisory applications will open on our website in mid-July 2020 and will follow the Fall recruiting timeline.

The Time is Now: Deferred Enrollment Program Application Tips Webinar (new window)
Mar. 31 | 4-4:45PM | Virtual (new window)

Join us to learn about application tips for Columbia Business School. This online session, hosted by the Office of Admissions, offers you an opportunity to get information about applying to the Deferred Enrollment program as well as an opportunity to ask your questions live to the admissions team.

Please visit here (new window) to register.

Alumni Career Chat with IBM: Austin Imperato (SSP) (new window)
Apr. 2 | 12:30-1:30PM | Zoom (new window)

Join SFS alum, Austin Imperato, as he discusses his career journey post-graduation, and shares insights from his experiences at IBM. Austin has worked for IBM since 2016, and currently is Chief of Staff, Government & Regulatory Affairs. Join us by clicking the ZOOM link here (new window).

Alumni Career Chat with Uber-JUMP: Alex Hagelin (MSFS ’13) (new window)
Apr. 8 | 2-3PM | Zoom (new window)

Join SFS alum, Alex Hagelin, as he discusses his career journey post-graduation, and shares insights from life on the west coast. Alex currently works as the Head of Product Connection & Launch at Uber-JUMP, and has previous experience at Full Harvest Technologies and One Acre Fund. Join us by clicking the ZOOM link here (new window).

Info session: What do investment bankers really do? Career Opportunities in Asia Pacific. (new window)
Mar. 24 | 8-9PM | Virtual (new window)

Are you interested in an investment banking career in the Asia-Pacific region? Is it true that being older is certainly wiser? Or maybe analysts are getting no sleep? Get ready to hear our investment bankers “spill the tea”. Here’s your chance! Join us in our first chat with our senior and junior bankers in the APAC region. For one hour, they will be discussing the world of investment banking, interview tips and tricks, career journeys in UBS and the future of the industry.

Info session: Looking for the right internship? Join our team! (new window)
Mar. 25 | 4-4:45PM | Virtual (new window)

2020 CIB Early Identification ProgramsSpring 2020 Corporate & Investment Banking EIPs are now open for registration on our career page. These sessions and activities will provide students with the opportunity to engage with our senior leaders and other talented individuals across the Corporate & Investment Bank business and position them for career success. Students will learn about our firm and a number of career paths in Investment Banking, Risk, Markets, or Wholesale Payments & Corporate Banking. Links to each event can be found below. Registration for these events will close Monday, March 30, 2020.
Women’s Virtual Conference (new window)
May 1 | 8AM-5PM

Advancing Black Leaders – Women’s Virtual Conference (new window)
May 1 | 8AM-5PM

Advancing Black Leaders Virtual Conference (new window)
May 5 | 8AM-5PM

Latinx Virtual Conference (new window)
May 5 | 8AM-5PM

Starting in Fall 2020, the Capitol Applied Learning Labs (CALL) will offer both self-design Experiential Learning Semesters and also fully immersive Pre-Law and Government semesters. These curated Pre-Law and Government semesters include credit for internships related to pre-law or government study, along with relevant coursework, professional development workshops and industry-specific events. Apply to be a part of this transformative program at (new window). Questions about living, interning and studying in downtown DC? Email (new window).

Topic Spotlight: Energy (PhD, MD, JD, postdoc) (new window)
Mar. 25 | 7-8PM | Virtual (new window) | REGISTER USING THIS LINK (new window)

Diversity & Inclusion @ BCG (PhD, MD, JD, postdocs) (new window)
Mar. 26 | 8-9PM | Virtual (new window) | REGISTER HERE (new window).

Topic Spotlight: Biotechnology (PhD, MD, JD, postdocs) (new window)
Mar. 30 | 12:30-1:30PM | Virtual (new window) | REGISTER HERE (new window).

PROSPANICA VIRTUAL CAREER FAIR (new window)Tuesday, April 28 | 12-3PM Eastern

This is for Latino students pursuing degrees in their university’s school of business.

The Prospanica Virtual Career Fair easily connects you – in real time – with employers from the comfort of your home or office via desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone. Taking place completely online, the virtual career fair allows you to:

  • Explore career opportunities available to you in all areas of the field
  • Engage directly with employers online via dynamic one-on-one web chats in each booth
  • Make new connections and broaden your network directly from your home or office
Jobs and Internships

Jobs & Internships

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

Xandr Operations & Services Intern (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 23 at 10PM

Elevate HR Business Analyst (new window)
Full-time | Expires Mar. 23 at 11:55PM

Fidelity Investments Summer 2021 Equity Research Associate Internship (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 24 at 11:55PM

Mizuho Corporate & Investment Banking Summer Intern (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 25 at 1PM

Motley Fool Investing Analyst (new window)
Full-time | Expires Mar. 25 at 2:25PM

Jefferies Investment Banking Summer Analyst (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 27 at 12AM

Farragut Capital Partners Summer Analyst (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 27 at 10AM
Bain & Company Digital Media Intern (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 28 at 12:55AM

Credit Suisse LA Summer Banking Intern (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 28 at 2:55AM

Timberwind Capital Partners Private Equity Analyst (new window)
Full-time | Expires Mar. 30 at 9AM

ZS Associates Decision Analytics Associate (new window)
Full-time | Expires Mar. 30 at 4:30PM

Charles River Associates Analyst Intern (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 30 at 11:55PM

Goldman Sachs IBD Summer Analyst (new window)
Internship | Expires Mar. 30 at 11:55PM

Operations Associate at Bramshill Investments (new window)
Full-time | Expires Mar. 31 at 7AM

Evercore 2021 Investment Banking Summer Analyst Program (new window)
Internship | Expires Apr. 1 at 11:55PM

Deutsche Bank Internship Program (new window)
Internship | Expires Apr. 16 at 11:55PM

2021 Summer Analyst Opportunities (new window)
Accelerated Deadline | April 5th at 11:59PM ET
Regular Deadline | May 20th at 11:59PM ET

Candidates are highly encouraged to apply by the accelerated deadline of April 5. A member of our team will be in touch with selected candidates directly to notify them of next steps.

Reach out to (new window) with any questions.
Vanderbilt Summer Immersion Program (new window)
Vanderbilt’s Accelerator—Summer Business Immersion is a four-week certificate program for college students and recent graduates that combines classroom learning with real consulting projects. You’ll be taught business fundamentals by Vanderbilt’s world-class faculty, and then you’ll put that knowledge to work devising solutions to business challenges for companies like American Airlines, Coca-Cola, FedEx, Wrigley and Habitat for Humanity. Throughout the summer business program, you’ll also receive career coaching and leadership development to help you grow personally and professionally.

Article of the Week

What Does the Coronavirus Pandemic Mean for Your Job Search? (new window)

From The Muse:

For those of you that are still on the internship and full-time job hunt, I know COVID-19 has likely put a wrench in your plans. However, there are still things that you can do to set yourself up when companies are in the right space to begin their hiring efforts again. Click on through to this article for some ideas on what you can do currently!

Career Center Resources

Online Resources:
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What Can I Do with My Georgetown Major? (new window)