Monday: March 28th, 2011

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Dear GS students:

It's time to think about life after graduation! Several career-oriented events are awaiting you this week, so make sure you stop by and learn about all the exciting opportunities in your field of interest.

GSSC Events
1. Entrepreneurship Panel
2. Career Transition Workshop
3. Law School Presentation with jdMission and Manhattan LSAT
4. Marketing & Advertising Panel
5. Finance & Economics Panel
6. More Upcoming Events

Additional Hoots
Call for Student Entrepreneurs
Students Seeking Support due to Japan Crisis
GS Gala Tickets
GSSC on Facebook

Did you know...?
Tickets for Graduation events!



GSSC Events*

1. Entrepreneurship Panel

Network with GS alumni entrepreneurs! 
This is an informal, intimate panel discussion, presented to you by GSSC and the GS Alumni Office as part of the GS Lunch & Learn Series. Alumni will share their professional experiences and industry insights, and answer questions about being an entrepreneur and managing your own business.

Date: Tuesday, March 29
Place: 602 Lewisohn Hall
Time: 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Price: Free!
RSVP: Appreciated but not necessary. Register online.


2. Career Transition Workshop


This workshop, presented to you by GSSC and the Center for Career Education as part of the GS Lunch & Learn Series, will focus on career transition and the importance of aligning your personality, interests, skills and values with your next career venture.
For more information, visit Facebook.

Date: Wednesday, March 30
Place: GS Lounge
Time: 12:00-1:00 p.m.
Price: Free!
RSVP: Appreciated but not necessary. Register online.


3. Law School Presentation with jdMission and Manhattan LSAT


Thinking about Law School?
Don't miss this chance to get advice about the rigorous admission process from experienced speakers, including alumni. Food will be provided.

Date: Wednesday, March 30
Place: GS Lounge
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Price: Free!


4. Marketing & Advertising Panel


Network with GS alumni working in marketing and advertising! 
This is an informal, intimate panel discussion, presented to you by GSSC and the GS Alumni Office as part of the GS Lunch & Learn Series. Alumni will share their professional experiences and industry insights, and answer questions about careers in marketing and advertising. 

Date: Thursday, March 31
Place: 610 Lewisohn Hall
Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Price: Free!
RSVP: Appreciated but not necessary. Register online.


5. Finance & Economics Panel


Network with GS alumni working in finance and economics! 
This is an informal, intimate panel discussion, presented to you by GSSC and the GS Alumni Office as part of the GS Lunch & Learn Series. Alumni will share their professional experiences and industry insights, and answer questions about careers in finance and economics.

Date: Tuesday, April 5
Place: Alumni Welcome Center (622 W. 113th Street, between Broadway and Amsterdam)
Time: 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Price: Free!
RSVP: Appreciated but not necessary. Register online.


6. More Upcoming Events


For information on more upcoming events, please visit GSLounge.com, which features a full events calendar. We look forward to welcoming you at our events!

* If you have any dietary restrictions, please contact Kelly Braga (VP of Student Life) at kjb2156@columbia.edu at least 24 hours before the event you would like to attend, and we will be happy to make special accommodations for you.



Additional Hoots


Call for Student Entrepreneurs

GSSC will be hosting a reception with a notable keynote speaker, a panel of professionals and academics, and a showcase of GS entrepreneurs and businesspeople, geared toward learning and networking in diverse areas of the business world. We are currently seeking GS students with entrepreneurial experience to participate. To get involved, contact Josh Lewin-Jacus (First Year Class President) at jal2239@columbia.edu.
For more information on the Symposium, visit Facebook.

Date: Friday, April 29
Place: Faculty House
Time: 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.


Students Seeking Support due to Japan Crisis


This is a message to all GS students who were affected by the events that took place in Japan over the past week. If you need to speak to someone during this difficult time, please feel free to contact Kristiina Wells (International Student Representative) at km2672@columbia.edu, who will be able to direct you to the appropriate services available to you on campus.


GS Gala Tickets


Since the GS Gala: The Black & White Ball sold out quickly, we ask everyone who would like to sell his or her Gala ticket, and everyone who would like to be placed on a wait list to purchase a ticket if one becomes available, to contact Marita Wright (Social Chair) at maw2181@columbia.edu.


GSSC on Facebook


Join GSSC on Facebook, and we will keep you posted about all upcoming events!



Did you know...?


Tickets for the Senior Cruise and the Class Day Reception at Sky Room are now available online and at the TIC.


For questions or comments, please contact Katrin Nusshold (VP of Communications) at kn2232@columbia.edu.

Cheer up, spring is in the air!