Baruch College's Annual Career Day Scheduled for Friday, Sept. 28

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New York, NY – September 7, 2007 –The Starr Development Center expects more than 90 corporations to participate in Baruch College’s annual Career Day on Friday, September 28. The recruitment fair, scheduled to be held from 12 noon to 4:00 pm in the Athletics and Recreation Center of the Newman Vertical Campus, is only open to currently enrolled Baruch College undergraduate students, Weissman School graduate students, or recent graduates of these programs. All attendees are required to wear business attire and bring their resumes in order to be admitted.

Baruch’s Starr Career Development Center will host two workshops on Tuesday, September 25 to help students prepare for the occasion. "Preparation for Career Day" workshops will be held from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm in room 5-160 of the Newman Vertical Campus, or from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

The Starr Center also offers Resume Rush, a resume review service for students attending Career Day, on Tuesday, September 25 from 10:00am to 3:00pm. Resumes will be reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis at the center’s office in room 2-150 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

To see updates on any event, students can log in to our new system, STARR Search, at http://baruch-csm.symplicity.com/students.

To find out more about companies planning to attend Career Day, visit STARR Search at http://baruch-csm.symplicity.com/students and click on Fall 2007 Career Day, or go to https://baruch-csm.symplicity.com/events/students.php?cf=fall2007.

Other career-related events sponsored by the Starr Center this semester include:

Tuesday, September 11
The Big Four: Strategies for Interviewing Success, from 12:30pm to 2:30PM in Room 1-107 of the Newman Vertical Campus. Hear from panelists from the largest accounting firms about how to succeed in interviewing. Students will also get a chance to meet corporate representatives and network with them.

Tuesday, September 18
Regional Accounting Job Fair, from 12:00pm to 3:00pm in Room 14-220 of the Newman Vertical Campus. This panel discussion and job fair is geared at students who are interested in working in mid-size and regional accounting firms.

Friday, November 16
Diversity Job and Internship Fair, from 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm in the Athletics and Recreation Center of the Newman Vertical Campus. This job fair is open to all students and all majors.

Corporate Presentations

Baruch will also host a variety of informational presentations by regional and national firms this semester. While most of these companies are seeking graduating seniors, all students are welcome to attend to learn about career opportunities.

Monday, September 10 at 6:00 PM.
Goldman Sachs, Operations. Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street,

Tuesday, September 11 at 6:00 PM.
Johnson & Johnson, Financial Leadership Development Program. Room 14-220 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Monday, September 17 at 6:00 PM.
Morgan Stanley, Financial Control. Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Tuesday, September 18 at 6:00 PM.
Morgan Stanley, Operations, Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Wednesday, September 19 at 6:00 PM.
Citi Finance, Technology & Operations. The Multipurpose Room (1-107) of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Thursday, September 20 at 6:00 PM.
Merrill Lynch, CFO, Technology & Operations. The Multipurpose Room (1-107) of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Monday, September 24 at 6:00 PM.
Bank of America, Operations & Technology. Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Tuesday, September 25 at 5:00 PM.
Citi, Citibanking/Retail. Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Wednesday, September 26 at 6:00 PM.
JP Morgan Chase, Finance, Operations, Management Services, & Audit. The Multipurpose Room (1-107) of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Thursday, September 27 at 12:30 PM.
Abbott Laboratories, Financial Professional Development Program.
Room 2-125 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Monday, October 1 at 6:00 PM.
Credit Suisse, Operations. Subotnick Financial Services Center/Wasserman Trading Floor, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Tuesday, October 2 at 12:30 PM.
Unilever, Finance. Room 2-125 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Wenesday, October 3 at 6:00 PM.
Con Edison, Management. Room 763, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Thursday, October 4 at 6:00 PM.
FTI Consulting, Accounting. Room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Tuesday, October 9 at 12:30 PM.
GEICO, Leadership Training. Room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Wednesday, October 10 at 6:00 PM.
Macquarie Holdings, Technology. Room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Monday, October 15 at 6:00 PM.
Lehman Brothers, Operations. Room 750 of the Newman Conference Center, Information and Technology Building, 151 East 25th Street.

Wednesday, October 17 at 6:00 PM.
Morgan Stanley, Human Resources. Room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Thursday, October 18 at 12:30 PM and 3:00 PM.
Disney, Internship Program in Orlando, Florida. Room 2-190 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

Thursday, November 8 at 6:00 PM.
JP Morgan Chase, Internships in Investment Banking/ Sales & Trading. Room 14-220 of the Newman Vertical Campus.

WORKSHOPS

The STARR Career Development Center will also be offering a series of workshops on important career topics. For an updated list or to RSVP, please log in to STARR Search and click on Events—then click on the Workshops & Events tab.

SEPTEMBER 2007
09/05 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 1:00pm-3:00pm, NVC 2-190
09/06 (TH), Basic Interviewing Skills, , 12:30pm-2:00pm, NVC 2-190
09/10 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, , 3:00pm-5:00pm, NVC 2-190
09/17 (M), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 1:00pm-3:00pm, NVC 2-190
09/19 (W), Internship Seminar, 2:00pm-4:00pm, NVC 2-190,
09/19 (W), Basic Interviewing Techniques, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
09/24 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, 12:00pm-2:00pm, NVC 2-190
09/27 (TH), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 1:00pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
09/27 (TH), Basic Interviewing Skills, 3:00pm-5:00pm, NVC 2-190,

OCTOBER 2007
10/02 (T), small talk: It’s a BIG DEAL! (part 1), 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/02 (T), Advanced Interviewing Techniques, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/03 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters , 5:30pm-7:30pm , NVC 2-190
10/04 (TH), Basic Interviewing Skills, 2:30pm-4:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/11 (TH) , Internship Seminar, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/15 (M), Basic Interviewing Techniques, 1:00pm-3:00pm, NVC 2-190
10/16 (T), small talk: It’s a BIG DEAL! (part 2), 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/16 (T), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/17 (W), Advanced Interviewing Techniques, 2:00pm-4:00pm, NVC 2-190
10/22 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/23 (T), Choose Your Major!, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/24 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/25 (TH) , Create Your Own Major (Liberal Arts Ad hoc), 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/25 (TH), Basic Interviewing Skills, 3:00pm-5:00pm, NVC 2-190
10/29 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, 3:00pm-5:00pm, NVC 2-190
10/30 (T) , Networking for jobs!, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
10/31 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters , 5:30pm-7:30pm , NVC 2-190

NOVEMBER 2007
11/01 (TH), Basic Interviewing Skills, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/05 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, 12:00pm-2:00pm, NVC 2-190
11/06 (T), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/06 (T), Internship Seminar, 3:00pm-5:00pm, NVC 2-190
11/08 (TH) , small talk: It’s a BIG DEAL! (part 1), 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/12 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, 2:00pm-4:00pm, NVC 2-190
11/13 (T), Advanced Interviewing Techniques, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/14 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 2:00pm-4:00pm, NVC 2-190
11/14 (W), Basic Interviewing Skills, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/15 (TH), Learn how to PREPARE for DIVERSITY JOB FAIR12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/27 (T), Job Market Assessment: What’s out there?, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/28 (W), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 5:30pm-7:30pm, NVC 2-190
11/29 (TH), Internship Seminar, 6:00pm-8:00pm, NVC 2-190

DECEMBER 2007
12/03 (M), Preparing Your Personal Pitch, , 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
12/05 (W), Basic Interviewing Skills, 1:00pm-3:00pm, NVC 2-190
12/06 (TH), Writing Effective Resumes & Cover Letters, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190
12/11 (T), What are YOU WORTH? Salary Negotiation!, 12:30pm-2:30pm, NVC 2-190

For more information on these events and on general career-related questions, visit www.baruch.cuny.edu/careers.

  • Contact: Starr Career Development Center
    646.312.4670
  • Olayinka Fadahunsi
    646.660.6091