Join your fellow classmates to practice your personal pitch in prep for the All Ivy Career Fair. We’ll be briefly discussing tips on how to refine your message, create lasting impressions and clarify your answers to commonly asked questions by recruiters before setting you loose to practice your pitch with one another. You’ll also get constructive feedback from your peer about the first impressions you’re creating.

When: Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Time: 8-9:30PM

Location: TBD

Refreshments and light snacks will be served.

Promotion: Athena Leadership Workshops

This Spring semester, we’re pleased to offer SUMA students an exclusive 25% discount on leadership workshops being offered by Barnard’s Athena Center for Leadership Studies. Topics range from communications, risk-taking and resilience, entrepreneurship and more. To view a complete listing of professional development workshops, see below or click here.

How to Register

Do note that Athena workshops are designed with women audiences in mind. If however we have male students that are interested in participating, don’t hesitate to reach out to Dorothy Weaver at Barnard College to inquire about registration at dweaver@barnard.edu.



How To Be Persuasive In Meetings and Interviews

How Women Can Turn a Double Standard Into a Triple Threat

Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch

Risk-Taking and Resilience

How to Bounce Back from Negative Feedback


How to Run Effective Meetings

Building Your Business Using Social Media


Basics of Entrepreneurship

Financial Fluency

Retirement Planning: Strategies to Reach Your Goals

Day-to-Day Financial Planning


Get Your Website Off the Ground


Negotiating Your Salary

Boost Your Employability

The Center for Career Education aims to help you develop the key competencies necessary to make informed decisions and take the necessary steps to achieve your career goals. The Center’s impressive roster of programming is designed to help you generate opportunities and pursue your personal and professional objectives.

Browse CCE events here.

Find a job or internship here.

View a complete listing of services here.