News from the ACE Leadership Program
As we settle into this new academic year, we hope the quarter is providing new academic challenges and you are ready to tackle midterms. In this newsletter, enjoy updates from seniors about their summer internship experiences and insights from two ACE athletes on balancing commitments. To help you prepare for internship and career recruiting, you will find tips for mastering the virtual interview. As you move through your job search process, remember we are here to meet with you and help with questions.
Brenda Versteeg and Jack Caffey
ACE Leadership Program
ACE Seniors Complete Summer Internships
Every summer, rising seniors are required to complete an internship as part of the ACE curriculum. This year, the ACE 2018 cohort worked in many different companies, industries, and locations around the US. Two students had unique experiences. Isobel Tolles, a Marketing and Art History double major, interned at Marsh’s San Francisco office. Dillon Foehr, a Finance major, worked as a Treasury Intern on Charles Schwab’s Securities Lending team in San Francisco this past summer. Read full article here.
Athletes and ACErs: The Best of Both Worlds
Although ACE members can be found all over campus, two students play particularly interesting roles as student-athletes. Kat Uhl, a senior Marketing major, from Hillsborough, California, is an outside defender for the SCU Women’s Soccer Team and Matt Sipowicz, a junior Accounting major, from Portland, Oregon, is a midfielder for the SCU Men’s Soccer Team. Read full article here.
Impress Your Interviewer from Home
It’s the job search season, and for those who are abroad or want to work in another city, physically showing up to an interview may not be possible. In these situations, companies may ask you to participate in a Skype or other virtual interview. However, these are daunting for many people because they are less-often practiced. Here are some tips to help you excel in your next virtual interview. Read full article here.
Calendar of Events for October
ACE Alumni Career Panel
6:00 - 7:30 PM | Lucas Hall 106
ACE 2020 Major Panel and Prep for Ropes Course
6:00 - 7:30 PM| Lucas Hall 106