Taking the Next Step 2018

Taking the Next Step 2018 - Classes of 2020 & 2021
January 6, 2018 - Marriott Marquis Chicago

Taking the Next Step is a full day, conference-style career exploration and networking event featuring College alumni that is open to all first- and second-year students in the College. Take advantage of this opportunity to explore your post-graduation options as well as to meet and speak with alumni of the College.

This program includes:

  • Over 225 alumni representing 21 different industries providing insight into a variety of career paths
  • A diverse range of career-focused, alumni-led panels
  • A breakfast with a panel of upperclass student mentors discussing how to make the most of summer internships
  • Lunchtime roundtables for informal networking with alumni and fellow classmates
  • A variety of afternoon offerings, including:
       - Interviewing Workshop
       - Case Interviewing Workshop
       - 2-Hour Job Search Workshop
       - Cover Letter Workshop  
       - Career Resource Fair 
       - One-on-One Career Advising Sessions 

Student registration is now closed. Students are still welcome to register on-site in Ida Noyes Hall on Saturday morning from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Buses will leave from Ida Noyes Hall as they fill beginning at 8:00 AM, and the last bus will depart from campus at 9:30 AM. On-site registration will continue at the Marriott Marquis Chicago and will be open until 12:15 PM.