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  • Queens College TRADING COMPETITION is open to any current student at Queens College. Winners will get cash prizes. Click to register.

  • Undergraduate Diversity Fellowship | Application now open (deadline March 28, 2021): Extending educational, professional, and mentorship opportunities to Black and Brown students interested in pursuing a career in ​international affairs and Asia policy​.  Click​ to learn more and apply.

  • Bank of America Careers Launchpad Diversity; Inclusion Forum
    follow this link to register
    Deadline to apply is February 28, 2021.​

  • Prelaw Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Programs: ​The LSAC PLUS Program, in partnership with designated host law schools, offers an immersive summer prelaw experience for aspiring lawyers. The program curriculum focuses on strengthening the academic skills you will need to succeed in law school, while providing insight and guidance to help prepare you for navigating the admission process. The PLUS Program will also help you explore your career options for after law school and provide invaluable networking opportunities along the way.

    The LSAC PLUS programs are specifically aimed at rising undergraduate sophomores and juniors from groups who are underrepresented in the legal profession. However, anyone can apply and during the application process, applicants have the opportunity to demonstrate ways in which they can benefit from the program. There is no cost to attend, and participants receive a $1,000 stipend.

  • J. P. Morgan Chase & Co. North America Early Insights Programs​ are now live on the careers page. Please feel free to share the landing page. The Early Insights Programs are designed to introduce historically underrepresented students (winter class of 2022 or spring class of 2023) to the financial services industry, build professional development skills and provide defined pathways to future opportunities.
    Students are encouraged to register for the program(s)​ of their choice here no later than Monday, April 5th. Opportunities include:
    • Advancing Black Pathways Undergraduate Experience
    • Advancing Black Pathways Women Undergraduate Experience
    • Latinx Undergraduate Experience
    • Military Vets Undergraduate Experience
    • Native American Undergraduate Experience
    • Proud to Be Undergraduate Experience
    • We See Ability Undergraduate Experience
    • Winning Women Undergraduate Experience

  • Join the CUNY Student Investment Challenge:​ What would you do with $1 million? Invest it! In partnership with Portfolios with Purpose (PwP), the CUNY Student Investment Challenge offers access to an exclusive fantasy stock contest along with a free online investment curriculum, taught by the best investors in the world. The contest allows you to create a $1 million investment portfolio, make trades, and track your portfolio’s performance based on real market conditions. You will compete against hundreds of other CUNY students for cash prizes. The contest is open to all CUNY students. If you want to learn more about investing before you create your portfolio, check out the Portfolios with Purpose website.

  • The OZY Genius Awards

    Apply today for the OZY Genius Awards, which offer 10 college students the opportunity of a lifetime: up to $10,000, along with the expert guidance and mentoring to make a genius idea into a reality.

    The Competition: Be sure to submit your application before April 30 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Entries will be judged by an all-star panel including:

    • Padma Lakshmi (TV host and author)
    • Marc Lasry (investor and co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks)
    • Katty Kay (BBC presenter)
    • Jalen Rose (NBA player turned commentator and philanthropist)
    • Carmen Yulín Cruz (former mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico)
    • Cami Anderson (award-winning educator)
    •  Dr. Monique Umphrey (president of Houston Community College Northeast).

    More info and apply here.  may inquire heres Genius Team is happy to help provide some inspiration and answer your questions in special information sessions. Space is limited, and slots will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Colleges, universities and other organizations working with undergraduatesSupport: OZY


  • From the MARC U-STAR Program:
    If you are interested in pursuing a PhD in Biomedical Science, you should apply to join QC's MARC U-STAR Program. The program's mission is to maximize access to research careers through undergraduate student research training. Funded by the National Institutes of Health, MARC recruits students from underrepresented communities and backgrounds. Through quality educational instruction, advisement, and mentorship, MARC scholars are prepared to diversify the workforce. Tuition assistance, a monetary stipend, a faculty advisor, GRE classes, research experience, and more are provided so that students can successfully matriculate into competitive PhD programs. The QC MARC U-STAR program not only selects talented students, but develops their innate abilities as well. 
     
    Eligible applicants must meet these criteria:
    • underrepresented minority
    • 60 credits or more
    • minimum GPA of 3.0.

    For information on how to apply or if you have any questions, contact program coordinator Sholeh Sharifi at qc.marc@hotmail.com. Apply now; admissions are rolling until all spots are filled.
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    New- The HiveMind Unified
    The HiveMind Unified is a global exchange of information to advance the careers of the BIPOC community in Entertainment. The goal is to help boost careers by providing exposure to organizations and allies looking to elevate BIPOC talent in the Entertainment industry. Resources include networking opportunities, career readiness workshops, and a bi-weekly show on career advice. More information.
    CareerSpring
    CareerSpring is a non-profit organization that helps first generation and low income college students realize their greatest career potential through career information, a Network of professional contacts, and job placement services. As a CUNY participant CUNY 1st gen and low income students can take advantage of CareerSpring’s resources starting today!

    CareerSpring offers:
    • Services You Can Access from Anywhere at Anytime Access CareerSpring’s on-line Career Platform to explore its Career Video Library, Career Advisor Forum, and Jobs Board exclusive for first generation college students.
    • Not just Resources, but a Network that Has Your Back Engage with a Network of real people and real employers from dozens of industries – all of whom want to help you launch a meaningful career.
    • Quick and Easy Registration
    More information and sign up here.
    CUNY LifeSci Meetup
    The CUNY LifeSci Meetup is a space to explore a range of careers in the life sciences sector, which includes biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, medical devices, and digital health technologies. Our goal is to showcase the opportunities and innovative work occurring in New York’s Life Sciences sector while building a robust life sciences talent pipeline.

    Sign up to receive messages and visit our Message Board frequently, so you can be the first to learn about internship, job and event opportunities in the life sciences in New York City!
    Building Your online portfolio with Wix (April 15, 2021, 1pm)
    Join Wix staff to learn more about creating your online portfolio website. They'll cover how to plan a website, how to use the Wix platform, and explore professional design features. Attendees will receive a one-year FREE Wix premium plan! This event is open to all CUNY students and alumni. Register in advance for this virtual meeting here.
    CUNY Coronavirus Update: 2020-21 Academic Year
    We can’t wait until we can see you on campus. We want to be sure that you are safe, healthy, and can continue finishing your degree from home. Use this page to thrive, not just survive, and stay up to date on information as it affects you and your community this semester and beyond. We’ll update this page regularly, so make sure you add it to your bookmarks!
    The City Mentor Program
    Have you taken advantage of the City Tutors' City Mentor program yet? They've facilitated 600 mentorships since mid-March!

    The City Tutors' City Mentor program connects industry insiders with CUNY students and alums to help with career exploration, and job and internship search support. They have over 200 mentors available from across industries.

    The response to the program has been overwhelmingly positive. Join the program and see how they can help you. They promise they will ensure you get the support you need.

    More info and sign up here.
    Union Square Ventures (USV)
    Union Square Ventures is a thesis-driven venture capital firm. Since 2003, we have invested in over 100 companies that use the power of the internet to re-shape markets. It has taken almost nine months, but USV portfolio companies have as many open and unfilled jobs now as they did prior to the pandemic. That is approximately 1,500 open positions. More information and access jobs here.
    A Guide to Careers in Finance
    Whether you’re eyeing a job as an investment banker, an accountant, or any type of financial analyst, you might need some help getting started. The Muse has prepared a free toolkit with got advice to help you explore different career paths under the broad finance umbrella and give you an edge in the job search. Plus, you’ll hear from folks already working in finance about how they got where they are, what their jobs and companies are like, and what insights they have to share. Access free toolkit here.
    Additional Internship/Job Search Resources
    Below are additional resources that might be helpful for you to further explore internship and job opportunities:
    • Still Hiring: A searchable spreadsheet with hundreds of employers currently hiring
    • EntryLvl: A list of companies currently hiring entry-level and intern candidates
    • Covintern: Tech companies that are hiring for remote positions
    • WayUp: Online job portal for college students
    • Built in NYC: Startup related jobs

    ACCESS NYC: Resource for Help w/ Food, Money, Housing, Work, and More
    Find help in NYC with food, money, housing, work and more on ACCESS NYC. There are over 30 programs you or your family may be eligible for regardless of immigration status and even if you’re already receiving benefits or have a job.  Check out ACCESS NYC's website to learn more. At the bottom of their site, you can also sign-up for ACCESS NYC's newsletter.
    New- AZ Educate
    Ackman-Ziff is pleased to be sponsoring AZ Educate, a unique summer course and on-going educational experience where participants will hear exclusive stories and gain an understanding of a career in commercial real estate. Not only will participants learn valuable lessons from seasoned commercial real estate professionals and executives, but they will also have a unique opportunity to network with and receive mentorship from Ackman-Ziff professionals and various friends of the firm within the industry. More information here.
    The OZY Genius Awards
    Apply today for the OZY Genius Awards, which offer 10 college students the opportunity of a lifetime: up to $10,000, along with the expert guidance and mentoring to make a genius idea into a reality.

    The Competition: Be sure to submit your application before April 30 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Entries will be judged by an all-star panel including:
    • Padma Lakshmi (TV host and author)
    • Marc Lasry (investor and co-owner of the Milwaukee Bucks)
    • Katty Kay (BBC presenter)
    • Jalen Rose (NBA player turned commentator and philanthropist)
    • Carmen Yulín Cruz (former mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico)
    • Cami Anderson (award-winning educator)
    •  Dr. Monique Umphrey (president of Houston Community College Northeast).
    Support: OZYs Genius Team is happy to help provide some inspiration and answer your questions in special information sessions. Space is limited, and slots will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Colleges, universities and other organizations working with undergraduates may inquire here for more information. 

    More info and apply here.
    Free Online Coursera MOOC– Reimagining Blackness and Architecture
    Reconstructions: Architecture and Blackness in America presents 11 newly commissioned projects that reimagine the spaces of Black life as sites of imagination, care, liberation, resistance, and refusal.

    Join learners around the world for MoMA's newest free online course, Reimagining Blackness and Architecture. See video trailer here. Through original films, audio interviews, and readings, you’ll hear directly from Black artists, architects, and scholars and explore the ways Black makers are shaping the world around them. #ReconstructionsMoMA. More information and register here.
    J. P. Morgan Chase & Co. North America Early Insights Programs
    Early Insights Programs are designed to introduce historically underrepresented students (winter class of 2022 or spring class of 2023) to the financial services industry, build professional development skills and provide defined pathways to future opportunities.

    Students are encouraged to register for the program(s) of their choice here no later than Monday, April 5th. Opportunities include:
    • Advancing Black Pathways Undergraduate Experience
    • Advancing Black Pathways Women Undergraduate Experience
    • Latinx Undergraduate Experience
    • Military Vets Undergraduate Experience
    • Native American Undergraduate Experience
    • Proud to Be Undergraduate Experience
    • We See Ability Undergraduate Experience
    • Winning Women Undergraduate Experience

    Bloomberg Global Data Externship
    The Bloomberg Virtual Externship, for 2023 graduates, gives you exposure to what it's like to be a successful Global Data Analyst. The program will touch on financial markets and real-life data analysis application, and give you access to Bloomberg leadership and professional development training – all while experiencing a unique company culture built on  values of diversity, inclusion and philanthropy. You’ll also get early access to apply to our 2022 summer internship program. They will prepare you for the internship application process and provide insight on making the most of a career in Global Data.

    More information and apply here.
    Bloomberg Financial Research Analyst Externship
    Their signature Financial Research Externship gives you exposure to what it's like to be a successful Financial Research Analyst. The program will touch on financial markets and real-life data analysis application, and give you access to Bloomberg leadership and professional development training – all while experiencing a unique company culture built on our values of diversity, inclusion and philanthropy. You’ll also get early access to apply to our 2022 summer internship program. They will prepare you for the internship application process and provide insight on making the most of a career in Financial Research.

    More information and apply here.
    Bloomberg Analytics & Sales Externship
    A signature exploratory program, the Bloomberg Externship gives you exposure to financial markets, access to Bloomberg leadership, professional development training, and priority when applying to the 2022 Summer Internship program – all while experiencing a unique company culture built on their values of diversity, inclusion and philanthropy. Over four days, you will be exposed to a wide array of topics.

    At the end of your Bloomberg Externship, you will have expanded your professional network, deepened your understanding of the financial markets, developed your professional skills and interview techniques, and gained the opportunity to secure a 2022 Summer Internship.

    More information and apply here.
    New- Virtual Career Fair -- Triumvirate Environmental (Thursday, April 08, 4pm -5pm)
    Triumvirate Environmental is one of the largest environmental services firms in North America. Triumvirate provides leading institutions in the higher education, life sciences, healthcare, and industrial sectors with diverse services and advice to assist them with compliance management.

    Passionate employees provide a high level of service to support the innovative work of our customers – leading companies in the Life Sciences, Healthcare, Education, and Industrial markets. They pride themselves on truly understanding their clients’ business, anticipating their needs, and achieving their goals.

    Please join for a one of a kind Virtual Career Fair that will provide you insight about Triumvirate and their Entry-Level career opportunities in Environmental Services. RSVP here.
    Bridging The Gap Between The United Nations and CUNY (Thursday, April 15, 1pm - 2:30pm)
    Competencies and skills really matter when it comes to landing your dream job or pursuing your dream career with such competitive international organizations as the United Nations. There are lots of opportunities at the UN for CUNY students looking to make a difference in the world as well as within the UN/NGO community. We will show you where to look.

    More information and RSVP here.
    Bloomberg Freshman Insights (Thursday, May 6, 3pm - 5:30pm)
    Bloomberg's 2021 Freshman Insights program is open to undergraduate students who graduate in 2024 and who are eager to learn what’s possible in the world of finance and business. Are you curious about the financial markets and how it impacts the global economy? Are you passionate about innovation, diversity and inclusion and giving back to the community? Do you want to build your professional skills and network? Then please join us for our Freshman Insights exploratory program!

    Participants will learn about Bloomberg’s business and culture. You will hear from recent hires about their academic and career journeys. And, you will learn how to align your skills and interests to job opportunities to chart your career pathway. All while connecting with your peers, Bloomberg’s diverse leaders and recruiters to support you along your journey.

    More info and register here.
    Building Your online portfolio with Wix (April 15, 2021, 1pm - 2:15pm)
    Join Wix staff to learn more about creating your online portfolio website. They'll cover how to plan a website, how to use the Wix platform, and explore professional design features. Attendees will receive a one-year FREE Wix premium plan! This event is open to all CUNY students and alumni. Register in advance for this virtual meeting here.
    New York Business Plan Competition (April 9, 2021, 9:30am - 5pm)
    The New York Business Plan Competition (NYBPC) is an annual Statewide Competition featuring student teams from all of New York. Qualifying for the Statewide Competition, NYBPC begins with 10 Regional Competitions.

    The NYC Innovation Hot Spot invites all student teams to join the New York City Regional Business Plan Competition (NYC-BPC)! The NYC-BPC final event will take place virtually on April 9, 2021! Two winning teams from six defined tracks (12 total winners) from this Regional Competition will advance to the Statewide final competition to be held virtually May 2021. NYC-BPC winners will also be awarded a $500 prize. Register here

     

     
     

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