IC Honors FYI: Majors and Minors Fair

Find your path or identify new routes at this year’s Majors and Minors Fair

This Wednesday, October 5th from 5:00 – 7:00pm, stop by Emerson Suites to talk with representatives from degree programs across all five of Ithaca College’s schools. Staff members from the Academic Advising Office, the Registrar, Study Abroad, and Career Services will also be present making this a one stop shop for discovering your future plans.

With over 100 majors and 70 minors, odds are you’ll be able discover at least something that you’re passionate about studying.




IC Honors FYI: Graduate & Professional School Fair

Have you ever thought about going for a masters degree in education or applying to law school? This Wednesday, September 28th from 3:30-5:30pm, Career Services is hosting a Graduate and Professional School Fair in Emerson Suites. Last year, more than 140 schools and organizations attended the event.

Click Here for the complete list of participating schools and programs!

Even if you aren’t a junior or a senior, this can be a great opportunity to meet with representatives from schools across the globe and get an idea of what your options are.

If you ARE in the process of applying for graduate or professional schools, see if any of the schools you are submitting applications to are. Meeting the representative from your prospective school could give you ideas for your application or answer any remaining questions you might have about the program.

For more information about this event, please visit the Career Services website.


IC Honors FYI: Career Services Workshops

Looking to brush up on your professional skills? Career Services is offering a number of great workshops throughout the semester to help you navigate the world of jobs, internships and grad school.

The first workshop starts this afternoon and focuses on graduate school. Do you need it? How do you apply? What program is right for you? The workshop starts at 3:00pm in Career Services (Muller 101).

These could be particularly beneficial for sophomore, junior, and senior Honorites pursuing a Career Readiness Certificate. These workshops also count for SLI credit! If you’re interested in attending, you need to register online in advance using your Handshake account.

  1. Go to: https://ithaca.joinhandshake.com/
  2. Log in using your Netpass information
  3. On the left navigation panel, click on “Events”
  4. Click on the workshop title you wish to attend
  5. Click the “Join Event” button

Fall 2016 Workshops:

Grad School: Do You Need It and How To Apply
September 22, 2016 @ 3:00 PM
If you’ve been considering graduate school, you should come to this workshop! We’ll cover topics like: do you need to go to grad school for your intended career path, what are the benefits, how to find the right program, the application process, entrance exams, and more!

Sophomore Start-Up: A Career Check In
October 19, 2016 @ 3:00 PM

Make LinkedIn Work For You
October 20, 2016 @ 3:00 PM

How to Connect With IC Alumni Mentors
October 25 @ 3:00 PM

Professional Confidence for Women
October 26 @ 4:00 PM

What Comes After the Handshake?: Tips for Connecting with Alumni at Network Nights
November 9 @ 4:00 PM

How to Connect With IC Alumni Mentors
November 14 @ 4:00 PM

For more information about the topic of each workshop, visit the Career Services’ website.

All Career Services workshops will be offered in the Career Services Resource Center in Muller 101 (unless noted otherwise)



IC Honors FYI: Job and Internship Fair Monday Night

fall16jif_palmcardThe annual Fall Job & Internship Fair is on Monday September 12! The event will be held from 4:30 to 7:00 PM in Emerson Suites, and there are currently about 51 employers registered. (To view the full list of employers, you can log-in to Handshake, select “Fairs” from the left hand navigation bar, choose “Ithaca College Fall 2016 Job & Internship Fair” and select “View Employers”.)  Even if you aren’t look for a job or internship now, you should go so that you know what options may be available to you in the future.

IC Honors Event: The Welcome Dinner

PrintThe annual Welcome Dinner (or really a Pizza Party) is tomorrow, Tuesday August 23. Students that volunteered to be a Big will meet their Little in T102 at 5:00 and then head over to the fitness center quad for pizza and conversation. Even if you aren’t a Big or Little you are welcome to join us for Dinner.

Upcoming: Whitewater rafting tickets go on sale on Thursday during the noon hour for a Saturday trip. Keep your eye out for further info. Welcome Back.